mangalore today

Indian Bureaucracy’s Penchant for Grandiloquent and Intimidating Designations

It is indeed the need of the hour for an A to Z transformation of the bureaucracy, starting with the intimidating designations found in each and every government office, writes Dr G ShreeKumar Menon

Ananth G. Pai - The Man who gave Mangaluru its First Mall

Sunday, July 14, 2019 brought in the shocking news that the man who gave Mangaluru its first mall was no more...

The elixir of life!

How the gullible are fooled in the name of ’Elixir of life’- Prof Narendra Nayak explains

Drug fuelled crime spree by teenagers spiralling

Many violent crimes are being committed by young students while being intoxicated by alcohol or narcotics, writes Dr G ShreeKumar Menon

First College of Fisheries in India - A Golden Jubilarian

A glance into the history and growth of the College of Fisheries which is the pride of Mangaluru...

Indian MP Mahua Moitra’s ’rising fascism’ speech wins plaudits

A spirited turn at the mic by a first-time female MP in India’s parliament, in which she listed the "signs of early fascism"..

Public health dimension of the world narcotics drug problem

What India needs is a policy like what Sweden has promulgated, writes Dr. G. Shreekumar Menon

Flushing Meadows - A Vintage Mansion

Author I J Saldanha Shet takes a sneak peek into one of Mangaluru’s much admired and majestic mansion with a history of about 150 years...

Power Policy Analyst’s letter to speaker in the context of World Environment Day

Shankar Sharma, Power Policy Analyst writes to speaker to a meaningful celebration of World Environment Day in the context of Climate Change

Ramadan Kareem

Dr G ShreeKumar Menon recalls how an accidental act of charity had generated so much of blessings  during the Holy Month of Ramadan years ago...

10 myths about BJP that the 2019 polls busted

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s stunning victory in the 2019 elections has busted many a myth

Adieu Nikhil Pai

Popular Mangalorean food blogger Nikhil Pai is no more. He was one of the founders of The 3 Hungry Men, a food review group. Kudpi Rajanikanth Shenoy, a fellow foodie, pays to tribute to his young friend...

‘Bellyfit’ rage Grips Mangaluru

Here is your big break girls and ladies.....our own Mangalorean pioneer expert and hero is committed to set you on a great path to health, wellness and beauty...

Pineapple Express

Many Narcotic drugs are given exotic names by their ardent consumers. Some names are indicative of their unique features like taste, smell and appearance

The Colonel’s Bequest

Colonel Vaman Raghunath Mirajkar was an illustrious army doctor and surgeon who gave Mangalore a city museum to be proud of. Yet, with typical apathy, we have all but forgotten it.