Panel to be formed to study feasibility of Spl. Agricultural Zone

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner K G Jagadeesha has said that the setting up of a Special Agricultural Zone on the lines of a Special Economic Zone is under consideration. The Deputy Commissioner who was addressing a meeting of farmers held at his office was responding to an appeal by farmer leaders on setting […]

65% posts vacant in Mangaluru RTO office

The coastal city of Mangaluru boasts itself as the fastest growing city next only to the capital Bengaluru.

Dalits criticise Belthangady MLA for not taking part in Ambedkar Jayanthi celebrations

An SC ST grievance redressal meeting held here on April 16, Thursday has passed a resolution condemning Belthangady MLA K Vasanth Bangera for showing disrespect to Dr Ambedkar by not participating in the taluk level Ambedkar Jayanthi celebrations. The meeting was presided over by Tahsildar Puttu Shetty.

NHAI finally vacates a misleading sign board

If sign boards are put up on the state and national highways by the authorities for the

convenience of people travelling on the route, the National Highway Authority of India had recently

invited the ire of the locals by putting up a misleading sign board at Banglegudde in Karkala as it

showed the direction of a school ground instead of a main road. The Canara Times and Karavali Ale

had carried reports in this regard.

Nagarika Samithi dead against toll plaza construction near NIT-K

The Nagarika Samithi has criticised the National Highway Authority of India for trying

to go ahead with the Toll Plaza construction near NIT-K at Suratkal even before the construction of

the service road was complete.

Samajotsava backdrop: “Mangalore Muslims’ FB page warns Sangh Parivar

With just two days left for the Hindu Samajotsava to be held in the city on March 1, there have been some disturbing developments in social sites. A Facebook page named “Mangalore Muslims” being operated from some Gulf nation has made its appearance and has issued a warning message to Sangh Parivar against

RTI activist brutally thrashed by sand mafia at Adyar

Mangaluru : In a shocking case, a resident of Adyarkatte who is an RTI activist has been brutally assaulted allegedly by sand mafia men on February 10, Wednesday morning. Shetty is admitted to a private hospital. According to a complaint lodged by the victim with Mangaluru Rural police, the assailants including Surendra Kambli, former president […]

Polygamist makes murderous assault on 2nd wife’s son

BELTHANGADY : In a shocking case reported from Belthangady, a polygamist allegedly tried to kill his second wife’s son by brutally assaulting him at Konimaru in Sajipanadu village. The second wife of the man and her brother who rushed to the rescue of the boy were also assaulted. The accused has been identified as Abdul […]

Empty chairs greet people at Indira birth anniversary, Ivan felicitation function !

The birth anniversary celebration of late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and the felicitation programme for MLC Ivan D’Souza arranged at Haleyangady on November 19, Wednesday on behalf of the Block Mahila Congress proved to be a damp squib in the absence of several prominent leaders.

Kodikere incident: Complainant corporator abstains after accused fail to turn up

Kulai on April 14, Monday for a truth test in the Corporator Pratibha Kulai harassment MANGALORE : Though a few had gathered at the Pili Chamundi Daivasthana at case, none of the 11 accused were present as also Corporator Pratibha Kulai as an FIR has already been lodged. A few people who had gathered at […]

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