mangalore today

Swachh Bharat - Mission impossible

No matter how best the authorities and NGOs try to promote Swachh Bharat, such initiatives will be short lived and bound to fail if people continue to be irresponsible and unconcerned, writes Harsha Raj Gatty

Kratom - an emerging drug of abuse

Kratom is now emerging as a recreational drug of abuse in the Western world, writes Dr G ShreeKumar Menon

MCC polls in November: Who next?

The historically significant port city of Mangaluru is crying for a farsighted approach in urban planning.

Political expediency to destroy Sharavathy and Kali river valleys

Are the state and Union govt. truly interested in the legitimate interests of all sections of our society as against the business interests of few corporate houses, writes Shankar Sharma

Another War Looming in Yemen

Last month port city of Aden which is currently the seat of exiled President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi government

Rationalism in development of humanity

A scientific approach is the only solution to the problems facing the world today-be it global warming or the rise of religious extremism, writes Prof. Narendra Nayak.

"Monthi Festh" September 8, celebration mode

Monthi Festh, the community feast is celebrated Sept 8, in many parts of the globe including the The West coast of India, Kanara, Mangaluru, Udupi, Karwar Konkan...

Reminiscences of Shri Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley was a great parliamentarian, an outstanding minister and also a wonderful human being, writes Dr G ShreeKumar Menon

Indian Bureaucracys 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 Moitras 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