mangalore today
name
name
name
Thursday, February 27
namenamename

 

Woman and child welfare department rescues teenager from marriage
Woman and child welfare department rescues teenager from marriage

The woman and child welfare department saved a 17-year-old girl whose parents were forcibly marrying her off to a distant relative on May 13, Sunday.

Anthony Mendonca suggests coaching centre to train students for competitive exams
Anthony Mendonca suggests coaching centre to train students for competitive exams

Addressing the gathering at the 33rd annual convention of the Catholic Sabha on May 13, Sunday, Anthony Mendonca, member of the Karnataka Christians’ Pragathi Samithi said that establishing a proper coaching centre is the need of the hour

Justice N. K. Patil satisfied with aganwadis in DK
Justice N. K. Patil satisfied with aganwadis in DK

N. K. Patil, the High Court judge who had inspected five anganwadi centres in DK, told reporters at a press conference held at Circuit House on May 11, Friday that the anganwadis of DK are better than the anganwadis in the rest of Karnataka.

Katariveera Surasundarangi controversy – Pejawar swamiji to watch the film
Katariveera Surasundarangi controversy – Pejawar swamiji to watch the film

Munirathna, the producer of the controversial first full-length three-dimensional Kannada movie Katariveera Surasundarangi; Rockline Venkatesh, its distributor; and many other key people associated with the movie arrived at Mangalore on May 12

Team Mangalore shines at 32nd Artevento International Kite Festival
Team Mangalore shines at 32nd Artevento International Kite Festival

Team Mangalore represented India at the 32nd Artevento International Kite Festival organized on Pinarella Beach at Cervia in Italy.

Government focus on developing existing educational institutions – CM
Government focus on developing existing educational institutions – CM

Addressing the gathering after inaugurating Srishti 2012 on May 12, CM, D. V. Sadananda Gowda, said that the government has stopped establishing new educational institutions

Hospitals need both compassion and technology – Moily
Hospitals need both compassion and technology – Moily

Speaking after inaugurating Indiana Hospital on May 12, Saturday, Veerappa Moily, the union corporate affairs minister, said that not technology alone, but also compassion are essential in hospitals.

AI pilots’ strike causes confusion and inconvenience
AI pilots’ strike causes confusion and inconvenience

The Air India (AI) pilots’ strike is causing a lot of inconvenience to passengers all over India. Flight cancellations and revised schedules have caused a lot of confusion among passengers...

Pro Hindu outfits oppose screening of Kataariveera Surasundarangi
Pro Hindu outfits oppose screening of Kataariveera Surasundarangi

Pro Hindu organizations Durgavahini, Bajrang Dal, and Mathru Mandali prevented the screening of Kataariveera Surasundarangi, the first full length three-dimensional Kannada movie, at Suchitra Talkies on May 12, Saturday on grounds that it depicts Hindu deities in a derogatory manner.

Manto never backed out from speaking out truth: G Rajeshekar
Manto never backed out from speaking out truth: G Rajeshekar

“Gandhi did not seek power; Manto was not governed by popularity or readership. Both never backed out from speaking out truth, which was unpleasant” said thinker G Rajeshekar

Supreme Court issues notice over UPCL transmission lines
Supreme Court issues notice over UPCL transmission lines

The Supreme Court issued notices to the Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of Karnataka, and Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (KPTCL)

Panchayat heads visit Mechanized Garbage Disposal Unit set up in Belapu
Panchayat heads visit Mechanized Garbage Disposal Unit set up in Belapu

The heads of gram panchayats and town panchayats in Karnataka and Kerala have expressed their interest after viewing the mechanized garbage disposal unit set up in Belapu village, near here, on an experimental basis on their visit on May 10, Thursday.

Mangalore plane crash - Mulla & Mulla settles 155 cases
Mangalore plane crash - Mulla & Mulla settles 155 cases

Mulla & Mulla, the legal representative of Air India (AI) has so far settled 155 cases and distributed Rs. 113.02 crore in compensation.

Bishop inaugurates Udupi Catholic women’s unit
Bishop inaugurates Udupi Catholic women’s unit

Dr. Aloysius Paul D’Souza, the bishop of Mangalore Diocese, and Dr. Baptist Menezes, the Episcopal vicar for Udupi, inaugurated the Catholic Sthree Sanghatan of Udupi on May 11 Friday in the hall of Mother of Sorrows Church in Udupi.

Four child beggars rescued from Kundapur
Four child beggars rescued from Kundapur

Four children who were begging for their living in and around Kundapur were rescued on May 10, Thursday.