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Mangaluru’s Capuchin Powerhouse and new millennium
Mangaluru’s Capuchin Powerhouse and new millennium

Today this Capuchin Friary is an ultra modern centre of spiritual reinvention and action in the fast growing Mangaluru city, writes I J Saldanha-Shet.

Kids then and now - Mall addiction
Kids then and now - Mall addiction

It just takes a little thought to ensure that given our hectic lifestyle the kids are  kept entertained without falling prey to mall culture only, writes Gauri Gautam Prabhu

Smart City: Disappointment must not linger on
Smart City: Disappointment must not linger on

The need of the hour for Mangaluru is not to aspire for inclusion in Smart City List, but work towards making the city a much better place to live in with good infrastructural facilities and basic amenities.

The Runaway Kitten - A True Story
The Runaway Kitten - A True Story

To everyone’s relief, the strange case of the missing college girls of Mangaluru has come to a happy ending.  Let me share a similar drama in real life - about how, when in school...

A multi-faith temple to fight intolerance?
A multi-faith temple to fight intolerance?

A multi-faith temple in Mangaluru if constructed on the lines of the ones in Bern and Berlin can demolish the walls built by the religious fundamentalists, writes Bhamy V. Shenoy

AN ICON OF FAITH AND DIVINITY
AN ICON OF FAITH AND DIVINITY

Mangalore was close to the heart of this great sage who was the supreme preceptor of the GSB community.

A Tribute to Mahathma Gandhi marking his assassination on Jan 30, 1948
A Tribute to Mahathma Gandhi marking his assassination on Jan 30, 1948

Why was Gandhi killed? Those who killed him claimed that he was the greatest enemy of the Indian nation...

Reflections on Republic Day 2016
Reflections on Republic Day 2016

Our Republic Day in India, honors the date on which the Constitution of India came into force on 26 January 1950 replacing the Government of India Act (1935) as the governing document of India.

Make them more Accountable
Make them more Accountable

It is high time the government offices and local administrative bodies are made highly accountable and their functioning still more efficient and transparent...

’Makara Sankranti’ festivities galore
’Makara Sankranti’ festivities galore

The West coast belt is in a celebratory mood  due to ’Makara Sankranti’. It is worth to take a look at this annual festival  which attaracts a wide cross section of people

Das Delicious
Das Delicious

Cruise N Dine Captain Cook, Mangalore’s first floating restaurant offering mouthwatering seafood is an experience to relish

Thoughts on Christmas: How did it begin?  How has it shaped?
Thoughts on Christmas: How did it begin? How has it shaped?

In many countries of the world, the celebration of Christmas on December 25th is a high point of the year. What is it’s real meaning for us today?

Meddling with Police functioning
Meddling with Police functioning

The recent Inspector Pramod Kumar episode has raised the question as to whether sincere officers are finding  themselves more vulnerable...

Superstitions and the Law
Superstitions and the Law

All important religious heads should be consulted and a draft bill banning certain superstitious practices  should be put up for public debate, demands Prof. Narendra Nayak...