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Adequate drinking water during summer, says Siddaramaiah

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, on Thursday, assured the Legislative Council that there should be no shortage of drinking water during summer in City.  Siddaramaiah, who is also minister in-charge for Bangalore, said the government has earmarked Rs 66 crore for the ...

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Entry errors forcing many Aadhaar applicants to re-enrol

Lakhs of people across the country are being asked to re-enrol for Aadhaar following data errors and mismatch of their biometrics. Following complaints from some Bangaloreans that they have been asked to re-enrol for Aadhaar, Deccan Herald spoke to Ashok ...

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Kuwait- Mangalore flight withdrawn

Mangalore-Kuwait sector was also at a loss managing with low flyer traffic Air India Express, the low-cost carrier of Air India, suspended its only flight service between Mangalore and Kuwait from Thursday. It was operating this Kochi-Mangalore-Kuwait sector thrice a ...

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Tehelka’s Tarun Tejpal charged with rape in Goa police charge-sheet

Panaji: The Goa police today formally charged Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal with raping his colleague and said there is enough proof that he admitted to the crime. In its charge-sheet filed before a magistrate today, the Goa police cited proof ...

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Bikers take to streets in Bangalore against racial abuse

As many as 200 bikers from the City took part in a bike rally that was organised to condemn acts of racial discrimination against the northeastern community, especially after the recent murder of Nido Taniam, the boy from Arunachal Pradesh in Delhi.  ...

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Mangalore-Madgaon daily superfast express to be flagged off on Feb. 23

Mangalore (PTI) 16 February,2014 Days after announcing new trains in the interim railway budget, Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge will flag off a new daily superfast intercity express train service between Mangalore Central and Madgaon on February 23. Mr. Kharge would ...

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Power crisis looming in State

The Energy Minister may have promised normal power supply during summer, but given the ground realities the electricity supply companies may have to enforce power cuts. Sources in the Energy department said that while the government is meeting the present ...

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Another clever bid to smuggle gold foiled

Mangalore: The officers of customs at Mangalore International Airport have thwarted another attempt to smuggle gold and seized it on Thursday February 13. The customs officers detained a gold buckle set and two gold rods totally weighing 1022.07 grams valued ...

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More KSRTC buses for tier II cities

The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation will introduce as many as 545 buses for tier II cities under the extended Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM). Speaking at the first UITP India Bus Seminar here on Wednesday, R K Singh, Director, ...

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Coast Guard hovercraft ACV-H-194 to be operational from 14th Feb

12th Feb 2014 | Bhatkallys News Karwar: Indian Coast Guard, Air Cushion Vessels H-194, the eighth of the series of 12 Air Cushion Vehicles (ACVs) designed and built by M/s Griffon Hoverworks Limited (GHL), United Kingdom will be here from February 14 to ...

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Rift between Sharief, Khan leaves Muslim leaders in Cong divided

The rift between former Union minister C K Jaffer Sharief and Minister of Minority Affairs K Rahman Khan has left the Muslim leaders in the State Congress divided.  The two senior leaders refused to come face to face, rendering futile ...

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Gold smugglers devise novel ways

Price difference between India and West Asia prove too tempting to many Kasargod resident Shashidharan, who swallowed half-a-kg of gold and smuggled it on a Dubai-Mangalore Air India Express flight on January 31, has not been the only inbound passenger ...

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U T Khadar receives prestigious Gandhi Darshan award

Thiruvananthapuram: It was proud moment for Mangaloreans when Karnataka minister for health and family welfare U T Khadar, who is also MLA of Mangalore constituency (Ullal) shared the stage with noted social anti-corruption activist and Gandhian Anna Hazare at the Gandhi ...

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Govt raises cap on subsidized LPG cylinders to 12

NEW DELHI: Bowing to party pressure, the government on Thursday raised the quota of subsidized LPG to 12 cylinders per household in a year from nine at present and also put on hold paying users the subsidy into bank accounts ...

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