D. V. Sadananda Gowda, chief minister of Karnataka, announced a compensation of Rs. 1 lakh for those who died when the Hubli to Bangalore Hampi Express rammed into a stationary goods train near Penukonda in Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh.
S. A. Ramdas, medical education minister, visited Wenlock Hospital on May 22, Tuesday, at around 10:30 a.m.
Byari, a Beary film, has won the bronze medal in the feature film category of the SAARC Film Awards of 2012
May 22, Tuesday is the second anniversary of the tragic Mangalore crash of May 22, 2010 when an Air India (AI) Boeing Express from Dubai to Mangalore overshot the runway and plunged into Kenjar valley, killing 158 of its passengers and crew.
Dr. Aloysius Paul D’Souza, bishop of Mangalore Diocese, inaugurated and blessed the renovated St. Vincent Ferrer Church of Valencia and the new adoration chapel and new presbytery and hall on May 20, Sunday. The bishop was also the main celebrant of the Holy Mass held that evening.
Shedde Friends cricket team of Moodushedde beat New Star team of Soorinje with a clear lead of 17 runs, thereby claiming the coveted Sri Bhoothanantheshwara Trophy and the cash prize of Rs. 3 lakh of Sri Bhoothanantheshwara Halli Cricket – II.
The Mangalore City Corporation (MCC) raided chaat stalls in different parts of Mangalore on May 21, Monday.
Vittala Malekudiya, who is now in jail for alleged connection with Naxals, answered his semester exams on May 21, Monday.
The BJP Yuva Morcha organized a bike rally and a ratha yatra to publicize the state-level Yuva Jaagrithi Samavesha, which it will organize in Mangalore on May 22, Tuesday.
The Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to engineering, medical, and dental courses started on May 21, Monday at 16 centres all over DK.
A. S. Zainaba, vice president of NWF, said at a women’s convention that dowry deaths and female feticide were on the rise in spite of the Dowry Prohibition Act of 1961.
A scrap shop on Ansari Ground near Bunder caught fire at around 11:00 a.m. on May 21, Monday.
MLC B. Puttanna urged voters to vote for S. L. Bhoje Gowda, who is contesting the legislative council elections from the south-west graduates’ constituency, and Panchakshari, who is contesting for the same from the south-west teachers’ constituency.
The members of the DK District Congress Committee offered flowers to the portrait of India’s sixth prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, who was killed by a suicide bomber 21 years back
Dr. N. S. Channappa Gowda, the deputy commissioner of DK, directed all local bodies to give priority to waste disposal and the officials of the Pollution Control Board to visit Bantwal and submit a report on the TMC’s progress in waste disposal.