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Private players have shown interest in developing four of the 12 minor ports on theKarnataka coast.— File Photo
Private players have shown interest in developing four of the 12 minor ports on theKarnataka coast.— File Photo

Budget speech gives hope for port-led development

There appears to be some indication that thisis under Union government’s consideration »

Disappointing for industry, but praise for some ideas

Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) president Nigam B. Vasani on Saturday praised the Union Budget but maintained that it was disappointing for the industry.He lauded the reductio... »

Minimum autorickshaw fare fixed at Rs. 23

The Regional Transport Authority (RTA) has fixed the minimum autorickshaw fare at Rs. 23 for a distance of 1.5 km, which is Rs. 3 more than what had been fixed earlier.In a press release, De... »
Five persons have died and 15 injured in accidents at the Nantoor Junction in Mangaluru since May 2014.— File Photo

Grief shrouds the family of Nantoor accident victims

Mother and son crematedin Manjeshwar on Saturday »
Corporators speaking at a meeting of the Mangaluru City Corporation council in Mangaluru on Saturday.— Photo: H.S. Manjunath

Waste segregation: pilot project from April 1

Mangaluru City Corporation Commissioner Hepshiba Rani Korlapati announced on Saturday that waste segregation at source will commence in two wards of the city on an experimental basis from April 1. »
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MANGALURU, March 1, 2015

Careless driving needs to addressed: Police Commissioner

Expressing concern over careless driving, more so by bus and lorry drivers, Police Commissioner S. Murugan said no measures of enforcement of traffic can help unless this issue is addressed. ... »
The plan was to concrete 26 km of the Shiradi Ghat stretch of NH 75 and re-lay bitumen on another 21-km stretch.— Photo: by Special Arrangement
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Centre rejects single bid for Shiradi Ghat work

The hopes that the Centre might favourably consider the State’s plea to allow single bid for concreting the 13-km stretch of the Shiradi Ghat have been dashed with the Ministry of Road Transport an... »
The five-year-old male leopard that was caught in a noose trap near Moodbidri on Friday.— Photo: by Special Arrangement
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Leopard rescued from trap near Moodbidri

A five-year-old male leopard, which was caught in a trap near Moodbidri, was rescued by a team comprising Forest Department officials and personnel from the biological park of K. Shivarama Karanth... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

District aims for fifth place in SSLC exams this year

Teachers and Education Department officials are hard at work to ensure that 80 per cent of the students who would appear for the class 10 examination beginning March 30, emerge successful. The dist... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

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Railway helpline 138

The Railways has introduced a helpline 138 as announced by Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu in the Railway Budget on Thursday. A release from Southern... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Samajotsava: Rai asks police to be tough

District in-charge Minister B. Ramanath Rai asked the police to be tough and take action as per the law if there were any speeches hurting religious sentiments in the Hindu Samajotsava on March 1.... »
Mangaluru, February 27, 2015

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Apprentice recruitment

The Puttur division of the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation will conduct a walk-in interview for 119 apprentices for the trades of electrici... »
MANGALURU, February 27, 2015

Mangalore Junction’s world class tag still far away

While Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu totally avoided any mention of formation of new divisions – a demand of the people of Mangaluru for a long time now – citizens can only hope certain statements... »
MANGALURU, February 27, 2015

Protest against Mohan Bhagwat’s comments on Mother Teresa

Members of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and representatives of various organisations on Thursday carried out a demonstration condemning the comment made by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RS... »
After the KC Road stone pelting incident, unknown miscreants set fire to more than 13 shops in Thokkottu. All the shops were gutted, near Mangaluru. Photo: H.S.Manjunath
MANGALURU, February 26, 2015

Prohibitory orders imposed on Ullal town

Mangaluru City Commissioner of Police, S. Murugan, on Thursday imposed prohibitory orders on Ullal town police station limits near here following clashes between two groups and torching of 22 s... »

School starts night classes in Puttur

CREDAI Mangaluru gets its own premises

Trains to Nagercoil partially hit

Unclaimed bodies crowd Wenlock mortuary

Central Excise revenue collection up by 20 per cent

Constitution is the only national text, says Nidumamidi seer

Onus of discipline rests on colleges, says varsity

Three persons die in two accidents

Mangaluru, March 1, 2015

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Science Day

Around 200 students from 16 schools of the district participated in the Science Fest organised by the Centre for Integrated Learning on the occasion of National... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Consumer protection to get a boost

Frequent adjournments and long arguments in consumer cases are set to be a thing of the past with proposed amendments set to almost eliminate the presence of advocates.In fact the original C... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Karavali Utsav: Rs. 1.04 crore spent, Rs. 3.5 lakh saved

Dakshina Kannada administration has saved Rs. 3.5 lakh after conducting a 10-day Karavali Utsav followed by an extended exhibition at Karavali Grounds in December-January.At a meeting to rev... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

At least 8 cases of communal flare-up

The fragile communal harmony in Mangaluru and surrounding areas has been ruptured once again even as less than a day is left for the Vishwa Hindu Parishad’s (VHP) Virat Hindu Samajotsava in which a... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Lokayukta hails work by missionary institutions

Lokayukta Y. Bhaskar Rao said the principle of secularism that is practiced is well enshrined in ancient texts such as Ramayana and Mahabharata.Inaugurating a seminar on ‘Ancient Indian Poli... »
As many as 22 roadside shops were set on fire in Ullal police station limits near Mangaluru on Thursday.— Photo: H.S.Manjunath
MANGALURU, February 27, 2015

Ullal: ban orders after shops set on fire

As many as 22 roadside shops were set on fire near Thokkottu after which police invoked orders prohibiting movement of people in groups in Ullal police station limits on Thursday.The 22 shop... »
MANGALURU, February 27, 2015

Konkan Rly. one up on helping self-help groups

Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu, who announced giving boost to regional flavour, self help groups (SHGs) and tourism through railways, has already ensured that a pilot is started on Konkan Railw... »
MANGALURU, February 27, 2015

One lakh people expected for Hindu Samajotsava

As many as one lakh people are expected to attend the Hindu Samajotsava at the Nehru Maidan here on March 1, according to M.B. Puranik, regional working president, Vishwa Hindu Parishad.Addr... »
After the K.C. Road stone-throwing incident on Wednesday night, a row of shops was set onfire in Thokkottu in the early hours ofThursday.— Photo: H.S. Manjunath
MANGALURU, February 27, 2015

Shopkeepers lose source of livelihood

A distraught Mohammed Mustafa gave an empty look as he saw several bunches of ripe banana in his petty shop had turned black and dozens of half burnt oranges were lying all over.His was one... »
MANGALURU, February 26, 2015

Coop society asked to refund value of deposits

Dakshina Kannada District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum has asked South Kanara Agriculturists Co-operative Marketing Society Ltd. to refund the maturity value of deposits in recent judgements a... »

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KSRTC poorer by Rs. 50 lakh every month after Shiradi Ghat closure

Two arrested on the charge of assault

Four-year research on irradiated plants yields results

Women should help change men’s outlook towards them: Vaidehi

Waste collectors to be enabled with GPS trackers soon

Pub attack, home stay cases yet to reach trial

Mangaluru News
MANGALURU, March 1, 2015

Careless driving needs to addressed: Police Commissioner

Expressing concern over careless driving, more so by bus and lorry drivers, Police Commissioner S. Murugan said no measures of enforcement of traffic can help unless this issue is addressed. ... »
Udupi, February 28, 2015

Udupi CMC to decide on supply of drinking water on alternate days

Drinking water scarcity and inclusion of nearby gram panchayats into the city dominated discussions at the general body meeting of Udupi City Municipal Council (CMC) here on Saturday.Raisin... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Consumer protection to get a boost

Frequent adjournments and long arguments in consumer cases are set to be a thing of the past with proposed amendments set to almost eliminate the presence of advocates.In fact the original C... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Karavali Utsav: Rs. 1.04 crore spent, Rs. 3.5 lakh saved

Dakshina Kannada administration has saved Rs. 3.5 lakh after conducting a 10-day Karavali Utsav followed by an extended exhibition at Karavali Grounds in December-January.At a meeting to rev... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

At least 8 cases of communal flare-up

The fragile communal harmony in Mangaluru and surrounding areas has been ruptured once again even as less than a day is left for the Vishwa Hindu Parishad’s (VHP) Virat Hindu Samajotsava in which a... »
Mangaluru, March 1, 2015

Briefly

Science Day

Around 200 students from 16 schools of the district participated in the Science Fest organised by the Centre for Integrated Learning on the occasion of National... »
The plan was to concrete 26 km of the Shiradi Ghat stretch of NH 75 and re-lay bitumen on another 21-km stretch.— Photo: by Special Arrangement
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Centre rejects single bid for Shiradi Ghat work

The hopes that the Centre might favourably consider the State’s plea to allow single bid for concreting the 13-km stretch of the Shiradi Ghat have been dashed with the Ministry of Road Transport an... »
The five-year-old male leopard that was caught in a noose trap near Moodbidri on Friday.— Photo: by Special Arrangement
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Leopard rescued from trap near Moodbidri

A five-year-old male leopard, which was caught in a trap near Moodbidri, was rescued by a team comprising Forest Department officials and personnel from the biological park of K. Shivarama Karanth... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

District aims for fifth place in SSLC exams this year

Teachers and Education Department officials are hard at work to ensure that 80 per cent of the students who would appear for the class 10 examination beginning March 30, emerge successful. The dist... »
MANGALURU, February 28, 2015

Briefly

Railway helpline 138

The Railways has introduced a helpline 138 as announced by Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu in the Railway Budget on Thursday. A release from Southern... »

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