Red Alert for 3 districts on August 7

Saturday, August 6th, 2022
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : The Weather Department has issued a Red Alert for Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts on August 7, Sunday.  The coastal districts have been receiving torrential rain since a few days. The Weather Department had earlier issued a Red Alert till August 6, Saturday morning. Now there has been a Red alert […]

Government appointed new chairman for Yakshagana Academy

Thursday, January 13th, 2022

Mangaluru : The State Government  appointed G. L. Hegde Manaki, Kumta, Uttara Kannada, as the chairman of Karnataka Yakshagana Academy. The office of the chairman was vacant following the demise of M.A. Hegde, who headed it, on April 18, 2021. The Government has appointed a new chairman after eight months since the post fell vacant. […]

Red alert on coastal districts and Malnad region from July 11 to 13

Saturday, July 10th, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has put coastal districts and Malnad region on red alert from July 11 to 13. Seven districts – Uttara Kannada, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, Shivamogga, Kodagu, Hassan and Chikkamagaluru – are very likely to record heavy rainfall for three days starting Sunday. The coastal districts are likely to receive heavy showers […]

Red alert : Mangalore, Udupi and Uttara Kannada to receive heavy rainfall till June 16

Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru :  The Meteorological Department has issued a red alert in the three coastal districts till June 16 and has advised Deputy Commissioners concerned to take all precautionary measures to face any eventuality due to heavy rain. According to the alert, heavy (more than 64.5 mm) to very heavy rainfall (115.6 mm to 204.4 mm) […]

Fake invoice racket : GST (CGST) Preventive Unit officials arrested two persons from Sirsi

Friday, March 19th, 2021

Mangaluru : The officials from the Preventive Unit of Central GST (CGST) have arrested two persons from Sirsi, Uttara Kannada, involved in a fake invoice racket that had resulted in GST evasion of Rs 17 crore. The arrested are Suresh Chatrabhoja Bhanushali and Shridhar Hegde, owners of M/s Shrinivas Traders and M/s Shyam Traders, Sirsi. […]

A gang of eight people attacked toll gate person at Surathkal

Monday, January 4th, 2021
Toll Plaza Attack

Mangaluru :  A gang of eight people attacked the toll gate personnel asking for a toll fee on the night of Sunday at Surathkal Toll Plaza. It is said, the vehicles bearing registration numbers KA 47 M 2946 and KA 19 MD 7338, which belongs to Bhatkal in the district of Uttara Kannada. The toll gate […]

PUC result : Overall pass percentage 61.8%, Dakshina Kannada and Udupi tops in state by 90.71%.

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Mangaluru : The results of the second-year pre-university course (PUC) examinations in Karnataka were announced on Tuesday morning by state Education Minister Suresh Kumar. The overall pass percentage this year is 61.8% which is a marginal increase compared to 61.73% in 2019. The coastal districts of Udupi and Dakshina Kannada were tied for the highest […]

Karnataka reports 48 fresh cases; 11 children among new cases

Friday, May 8th, 2020
karnataka Corona

Bengaluru : Karnataka saw number of fresh coronavirus cases on Friday, with 48 cases reported till evening. Of these 48 new COVID-19 cases, 11 are children. With this, the state’s tally of confirmed positive cases rises to 753, including 30 deaths and 376 discharges. Davanagere saw 14 new cases, 10 of them being the contacts […]

Deep sea fishing banned in three districts of coastal Karnataka

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
Deep sea fishing

Mangaluru : The government has prohibited deep sea fishing across the State’s coastline from Monday till further orders to prevent assembly of large gatherings at Dhakkes (fish landing points) in view of COVID-19. The Fisheries Department in Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts have issued individual orders prohibiting all kinds of deep sea fishing […]

Section 144 imposed in Uttara Kannada district till March 30

Monday, March 23rd, 2020
Harish Kumar

Uttara Kannada : For maintaining social distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19  Section 144 from 6 a.m. on March 24 to midnight on March 30 at Uttara Kannada district. According to the order, issued under the Criminal Procedure Code on March 21, gathering of five and more people at a place is prohibited. The Deputy […]