mangalore today

High on Cannabis! High on Sex!

Youth need to be cautioned about the untested and dangerous drugs being touted as sex enhancers in the market, writes Dr G Shreekumar Menon

200th Kodial Theru: The Car Festival of Mangalore

This year’s ‘Theru’ falls on February 19 and it is all the more special as it commemorates the 200th feast since its beginning...

Covid-19 Vaccine and Controversies: Vaccinate or not?

Union government cites “vaccine hesitancy” as its primary reason behind the slow pace of ‘world’s largest vaccination drive’

Why parenting is important in the prevention of Drug Abuse

Effective parenting and early intervention may prevent a lifetime of unhappiness, derailed goals, unfulfilled dreams and compromised health, writes Dr G Shreekumar Menon

Conducting Effective Drug Awareness Campaigns for University Students

Drug abuse can interfere with a student’s ability to be successful in attaining this goal by disrupting their ability to finish course work....

Mangalores pioneer special institution completes 50 golden years

Citizens of the city and region, are without discrimination, in unison to appreciate, as Agnes Special School, Bendur completes 50 golden years...

NEW YEAR 2021 - The need for a 4th King

NEW YEAR 2021, is sure to pose a challenge and the needs are set to be a maze of hazy action,  deeper consideration and better direction and inspiration are essential right from the start.

Mangalore’s Heroic Lady marks 105th Birthday

City’s 105 year old great grand spinster lady teacher - Ivy Mary Mathias of Falnir, in  the heart of old Mangaluru is a heroic wonder  lady born on December 9

Some take drugs because they are Depressed, others are depressed because they take drugs

Corrective steps need to be taken at the national and state level to preserve the integrity of society and protect upcoming generations, writes Dr G Shreekumar Menon

Smart Projects implemented in an Unsmart way!

It is high time the authorities ensure  that minimal inconvenience is caused to the common man while implementing Smart City projects.

The Angry Himalayas X: Extending theatre of conflict to South China sea

Any Chinese misadventure in the Himalayas will be a costly gamble. No doubt, both countries will be affected if ever a conflagration breaks out, writes Dr. G. Shreekumar Menon

Anthony Ashram in the city grows a classic museum

When in Mangalore, one should not miss a good opportunity to visit this  unique new museum, writes I J Saldanha Shet

The Angry Himalayas- Part IX: Seismological Armageddon in the Making

Time and again India is caught napping and the enemy is repeatedly surprising us, writes Dr. G. Shreekumar Menon

The Angry Himalayas Part-VIII: Proliferating Chinatowns - Threat to Global Security

It will be prudent on the part of nations to discourage setting up of new Chinatowns, the existing ones also need to be redeveloped and made multi-cultural, writes Dr G Shreekumar Menon

The Angry Himalayas-Part 7: Will Modi make Xis China Dream into a China Nightmare?

If India were to encourage by way of tacit connivance, drug-trafficking via Tibet and the Xinjiang region, the Chinese will have to confront the spectre of their dark and humiliating past...