mangalore today


Pink is the color of happiness and is said to have a tranquilizing effect. This color has been the subject of much debate throughout history, writes Dr G ShreeKumar Menon

There is no higher religion than Truth: Theosophical Society

The Mangalore chapter of the Theosophical Society is well over 100 years now, writes Satya Reddy

Reversing Diabetes - Yes, Positively

Diabetes is often believed to be a life long illness, but I am very happy to carry the good news here, diabetes is reversible.... writes Dr. Raghavendra Bhat

Farewell to an old friend!

Markad Ganesh Kamath was an ordinary man but with extraordinary loyalties to his friends and family,writes Narendra Nayak

Sabarimala Verdict Creating an Imbroglio

Sometimes judicial verdicts instead of settling disputes ignite unrest and widespread tension. This is exactly what the Sabarimala verdict has created.

Health hazards of packed prasadams

Regulations for the ingredients used and procedure standardization for making of prasadams needs to be implemented, writes Environmentalist Dr. Bhagya B. Sharma

Kerala Floods: Sow wind and reap whirlwind

Our misguided concepts of development and progress are threatening our very existence, writes Dr. G. ShreeKumar Menon

Ibn Al Mujawirs Hanuman Tunnel

Countries around the world while transforming into multi racial and multi religious democracies are also facing the heat of social unrest and conflicts between various religious groups.

Geriatric care: Mangalore strikes a fine balance

Old Age Homes and other assisted forms of living came with all sorts of misconceptions -the most popular one being that the children are uncaring and  had ‘dumped’ their elderly into a Home...

A ’Murder’ in a Mutt or Death by Vices? Udupi is Groping in Dark For Answers in Shiroor

The mysterious death of a seer at a Udupi Mutt last week is now being alleged a murder and things are getting murkier..

Laffaire - Ashu & Yiju of Mangalore

This love story that bloomed in Mangalore is even older, than the first detailed description of Mangalore, by traveler historian Ibn Batuta, in 1340...

Change Bureaucracy Change India

In its penultimate lap before its term expires the Modi government has announced a bold initiative of “lateral entry” into the well insulated bureaucracy, writes Dr. G ShreeKumar Menon

In Nagpur, Pranab Mukherjee shows Congress how to challenge RSS

The Congress should be proud of Pranab Mukherjee. Even its criticism and distrust of Mukherjee could not take the Congress out of the former president in his speech...

P. Chidambaram wants Modi to become a magician and cut petrol price by Rs 25

Under UPA,  when crude oil prices averaged $132 per barrel in July 2008 (it was during that month Brent reached a historic high of $147/b) petrol price was just Rs. 50.62 per liter.

Karnataka elections show voters don’t care about issues like corruption, price rise

The Karnataka election results bring the principle of bounded rationality in Indian politics to the fore once again, writes Rakesh Kotti