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Elections 2013: Will ULB poll results be repeated?
Elections 2013: Will ULB poll results be repeated?

The poll fever is picking up in Dakshina Kannada district. With the recent ULB election results considered to be a precursor to what is in store for the May 5 Assembly elections, there is much speculation all over.

The hypocrisy of the politician!
The hypocrisy of the politician!

Having suffered defeats in the urban local body elections and with the split of votes due to the presence of KJP and BSR Party, the  ‘party with a difference’ is now struggling to be different, writers Prof. Narendra Nayak

Property Matters
Property Matters

By V Mohan Rao
All you want to know about acquisition of property by a Joint Hindu family and partition of ancestral property.

George Fernandes - Treasures in SAC Library
George Fernandes - Treasures in SAC Library

It’s indeed a blessing for St Aloysius College in Mangalore which was gifted with a huge collection of books owned by George Fernandes, a great son of the soil.

Twin Lives: Aloysius Colleges of Mangalore & Sydney
Twin Lives: Aloysius Colleges of Mangalore & Sydney

Researched and compiled by I J Saldanha -Shet, a never before comparison of twin ’Aloysius Colleges’ in Sydney, Australia and Mangalore, India. Amazing relationship unearthed and presented here exclusively for readers of ‘Mangalore Today’.

Jyoti Singh Pandey & Sowjanya Gowda
Jyoti Singh Pandey & Sowjanya Gowda

The paternalistic attitude of the powers that be is a major force that trivializes crimes like rape and murder, writes Prof. Narendra Nayak

Bal Ganesh, Chota Bhim Dance on classroom walls here
Bal Ganesh, Chota Bhim Dance on classroom walls here

When kids love cartoons, why not take advantage of it and enlighten kids on Indian mythological characters ?  A visit to the  kindergarten classroom at the Nalanda English Higher Primary School in Carstreet...

Gang-rape shame could drag India into 21st century
Gang-rape shame could drag India into 21st century

She died in hospital on Saturday morning, aged 23, with horrible injuries. She was gang-raped, beaten with an iron bar, thrown from a moving bus, left naked in the road, ignored by many passers-by...

‘Chetana’ - Divine ‘Inspiration’ in Mangalore
‘Chetana’ - Divine ‘Inspiration’ in Mangalore

Chetana Child Development Centre has been doing amazing work by caring for the differently abled kids and teaching them to live a life of dignity and self reliance - writes IJ Saldanha Shet

Requiem for Archbishop Madtha at Rosario Cathedral
Requiem for Archbishop Madtha at Rosario Cathedral

Mangalore, held a solemn Requiem Mass Friday, December 14, at 4 PM, for  a great son-of-the-soil Archbishop Ambrose Madtha (57 yrs) who died in a car collision in the Republic  Ivory Coast in West Africa on December 8,2012.

Active Old Age Paradigm
Active Old Age Paradigm

Poornapragnya Vasati Nilaya run by  the Gokarna Parthagali Jeevotham Math, has initiated a new concept in the care for  the elderly, writes IJ Saldanha Shet

An accident and there after
An accident and there after

A few kilometers from Mulki at around 2.15 pm a slow truck overtaking a slower one hit a motorbike right in front of my eyes. I was in two minds whether to pursue the hit and run truck or help the injured and took the humane choice of first helping them

Diocese of Udupi - A dream fulfilled
Diocese of Udupi - A dream fulfilled

A longstanding dream of the Catholic community of Udupi was fulfilled when the Diocese of Udupi was installed and Rev Dr Gerald Isaac Lobo took charge as the First Bishop of the Diocese...

Tribute to a Noble Visionary
Tribute to a Noble Visionary

B Ganapathi Pai, Chairman of Bharath Group, a noble visionary is  no more, but his  indomitable spirit will continue to be a guiding light in the times to come.