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Use of explosives in stone quarry makes life hell like for villagers

Use of explosives in stone quarry makes  life hell like for villagers

Villagers of Kanatadka-Darbe near Vittal have alleged that a man of Kerala origin who was operating a quarry in the area was using huge quantity of explosives which in turn has hit hard normal lives in the area.

Moral policemen chase car; thrash driver

Moral policemen chase car; thrash driver

Activists of a Hindu organisation who grew suspicious upon seeing a car driven by a Muslim youth in which two Hindu women were travelling in the town, followed the car and intercepted it at Kodimbadi cross.

Moodbidri TMC to act against illegal flex boards, banners

Moodbidri TMC to act against illegal flex boards, banners

The Moodbidri TMC has decided to put a brake to the several unauthorised flex boards and banners that are reigning in the town and are posing an obstacle to free movement of vehicular and pedestrian traffic. On April 15, the TMC will be undertaking a survey of all unauthorised flex boards as well as banners which are positioned dangerously in the town. A Committee comprising Councillors has been formed and they have been asked to submit a report within a week.

Authorities warned of intensifying protest against Hejamady toll gate

Authorities warned  of intensifying protest against Hejamady toll gate

The Anti-Toll Gate Action Committee has staged a protest against the plans of the authorities to set up a toll gate at Hejamady.

Officials order suspension of sand mining at Nandavara

Officials order suspension of sand mining  at Nandavara

A team of officials of the Revenue, Police and Mines Department which raided an unauthorised sand mining area on the Netravathi river banks at Nandavara in Sajipamunnur

Inter-faith pair ties nuptial knot at Arya Samaj

Inter-faith pair  ties nuptial knot at Arya Samaj

A young pair belonging to different faiths which was reported missing from Bantwal taluk since March 31, Sunday, has tied the nuptial knot at the Arya Samaj in Mangaluru.

Huge protest by Jana Jagrithi Samithi against Padoor pipeline project

Huge protest by Jana Jagrithi Samithi against Padoor pipeline project

The Jana Jagrithi Samithi along with locals staged a huge protest on March 24, Tuesday opposing what they termed as the unauthorised works that were initiated at Panjinadka near Atikaribetu in Kilpady Panchayat limits a week ago for laying underground pipeline between Padoor-Tokur for the Padoor ISPRL Project.

Undeterred devotees offer Harake at Kaup Marigudi

Undeterred devotees offer Harake at Kaup Marigudi

Despite the High Court banning any sort of animal sacrifice during the annual festival of the famous Marigudi of Kaup, devotees chose to give the Court ruling a go by and sacrificed sheep and hens to the Goddess during the fair.

Opposition councillors go on flash protest against Bantwal TMC

Opposition councillors go on flash protest against Bantwal TMC

All the five councillors of opposition BJP in BantwaL TMC went on a flash protest right inside the CMC office on March 23, Monday. They sat on a dharna

Ban on animal sacrifice at Kaup Marigudi : Meet convened by officials fails

Ban on animal sacrifice at Kaup Marigudi : Meet convened by officials fails

A meeting led by the Tahsildar which was held here on March 23, Monday to take public into confidence with regard to adhering to the High Court ruling banning sacrifice of sheep or hens in all the three Marigudis of Kaup, proved a failure. If the public including religious and political leaders,

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