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Stranded Mangalurean youth: Indian embassy in Kuwait taking steps for their return

Kuwait/Mangaluru: The Indian Embassy officials in Kuwait were met by the Indian community leaders here on Tuesday May 28th, urging the embassy’s immediate intervention in connection to the 35 youths from Mangaluru who are stranded in the country after having ...

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Mangaluru: Police arrest 3 Bajrang Dal activists for threatening Mithun Rai

Bantwal: Bantwal police on Monday arrested three Bajrang Dal activists for allegedly issuing a death threat to Mithun Rai, the Congress candidate for the Lok Sabha elections from Dakshina Kannada. The arrested identified as Sachin (25) and Nishant (23), both ...

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ISIS terrorist threat: Karnataka coast on high alert

Mangaluru: High alert has been sounded in Karnataka coast on the basis of intelligence information that ISIS terrorists have left Sri Lanka for Lakshadweep islands. Kerala has already been warned of the threat. A close vigil on the lines of ...

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Tourists return fearing pollution as oil spill laces Panambur beach

Mangaluru: Scores of people who had arrived at Panambur beach to enjoy in the sea water returned sadly fearing water pollution as the beach was populated by globules of oil on Saturday May 25. Apparently, black oil started accumulating along ...

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Mangaluru: Modi fans celebrate victory with all-night Yakshagana

Fans of Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted an all-night Yakshagana show in Mangaluru on Friday for his second thumping victory in the Lok Sabha elections. It was sponsored by ‘TeaMModi’ group for fulfilling their ‘harake’ (wish) to get him re-elected. ...

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Job fraud: MLA Kamath assures help to 35 Mangaluru youths stranded in Kuwait

Mangaluru: Mangaluru South MLA Vedavyas Kamath has stepped in to help 35 Mangalorean youths who are stuck in Kuwait following a viral video of them seeking help from Indian authorities to return to their hometown. In the video, the youths ...

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SSLC exam revaluation: Sujnan Shetty from Moodbidri emerges state topper

Moodbidri: Sujnan R Shetty from Moodbidri has achieved cent percent marks in the SSLC examination confirmed after revaluation thereby emerging as a state topper. He received his revaluations marks on Thursday May 23rd. Sujnan had attempted SSLC exam held in ...

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Byndoor: Fire mishap claims woman’s life

Byndoor: A woman lost her life in an accidental fire at Mayyedi in Byndoor on Thursday May 23rd. The deceased has been identified as Vasanti (40), daughter of Subraya Sherigar. Apparently, a heap of dry leaves caught fire due to ...

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Two Indian men reach UAE on cycles

Two Indian men have arrived in the UAE on cycles pedalling 3,800-kilometer across three countries, three months after they set out on a cycling adventure to visit Makkah in Saudi Arabia. Muhammed Saleem, 53, and his 42-year-old friend Rizwan Ahmad ...

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Hindutva crusader Anantkumar Hegde gets unprecedented mandate in Uttara Kannada

In what has been an unprecedented mandate for the BJP in Karnataka, Anantkumar Hegde has won the Uttara Kannada seat for the sixth time, with a margin of 4,79,649 votes (after all rounds of counting, Hegde has bagged 7,86,042 votes ...

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Fishermen demand lifting Suvarna Tribhuja wreckage from sea

Karwar: A high-level meeting was convened in Kumta Taluk of Uttara Kannada by the leaders of different fishermen community organisations to discuss the disappearance of Suvarna Tribhuja fishing boat of Malpe. Speaking in the meeting, fishermen’s leader Ganapathi Ulvekar said ...

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Uttara Kannada district admin bans tattoo shops during religious fairs

Karwar: The Deputy Commissioner has imposed a ban on opening tattoo stalls during the religious fairs and religious annual events in the district, citing that such stalls do not adhere to rules and may contribute to spread of HIV. DC ...

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Mangaluru city final receives pre-monsoon showers

Mangaluru: After a long dry spell, the residents of the city had come together to pray for early rains and as if in answer, the city received pre-monsoon showers in the early hours of Monday, May 20th. The weather in the ...

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Keerthi Yallappa Hukkeri to represent India at World Roller Hockey Championship

Karwar: Keerthi Yallappa Hukkeri, who had been undergoing rigorous training in roller hockey under the Kaiga Skating Roller Club from the past eight years, is now the first female from the state representing Indian Women’s’ Roller Hockey team at the ...

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