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  • Normal life disrupted as rains pummel coastal Karnataka

    Mangaluru: Incessant rains measuring up to 15 cm lashed Karnataka's coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttar Kannada till Wednesday morning as the southwest monsoon remained active over the region. "As on Wednesday morning, the southwest monsoon remained active over coastal Karnataka...

  • After selling cattle to Hussainabba, Deepak Hegde informed right-wing activists

    Udupi: Police sources in Udupi district revealed that it was Deepak Hegde, the cattle owner, informed right-wing activists, after selling his cattle to 62-year-old Hussainabba, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances at Shenarbettu, near Perdoor, in Hiriyadka police station limits in...

  • The Earth, a sculpture unveiled at MAHE

    Udupi: A public sculpture 'The Earth' was inaugurated at the Dr TMA Pai Planetarium Complex in Manipal on Friday by Vasanti R Pai, wife of MAHE Chancellor, Dr Ramdas M Pai.The sculpture is commissioned and donated by the K K Hebbar Art Foundation to Manipal Academy of Higher Education....

  • Naxals spotted in Dakshina Kannada district

    Mangaluru: Three Naxals reportedly visited a village in Dakshina Kannada district on Thursday night, sources informed.The armed Naxals' gang included two women and a man, sources added. They paid a visit to a house at Madappady Village in Sullia Taluk and returned after having dinner. The...

  • 12-yr-old Mangaluru girl gets a wake-up call, from fire service

    Mangaluru: Usually called upon to intervene in dangerous situations, the fire services in Mangaluru received a peculiar request on Thursday. Parents of a 12-year-old girl said they couldn't enter their apartment on the fourth floor as the door had been locked from the inside by their daughter who,...

  • Bride in wedding gown surprises voters in Mangaluru

    Mangaluru: While everybody is waiting for their turn at the polling booth at St Lawrence English Medium School at Bondel in Mangaluru, one lady hurriedly entered the room, grabbing their attention. Viola Fernandes, who entered into wedlock today at 10.30am, turned up at the polling station in...

  • IT sleuths raid Ramanath Rai's aides in Dakshina Kannada

    Mangaluru: Income Tax (IT) officials have raided two business houses having close link to Bantwal constituency's Congress candidate B Ramanath Rai. According sources, the IT sleuths on Tuesday began raids on Mogarody Constructios in Mangalore and Birwa Centre Boarding, Lodging, Restaurant,...

  • Team Manipal Racing wins accolades at national event

    Manipal: Team Manipal Racing, the off-road racing team of Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, performed well in the recent national off-roading event Mahindra Baja SAEIndia competition for all-terrain vehicles held at IIT Ropar. The All-Terrain Vehicle of the MIT...

  • MIT Professor's 'unforgettable' trip to Antarctica with other Scientists

    Manipal: Dr K Balakrishna, Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Manipal Institute of Technology, MAHE had an experience of his lifetime when he spent 95 days at the Indian research bases, Bharati and Maitri, in Antarctica recently. He was chosen to be part of the 37th Indian Scientific...

  • Comedy classic: MLC Ivan D'Souza's church act goes viral

    Mangaluru: Politicians love publicity. And they will go to any extent to seek it. Ask Congress MLC Ivan D'souza, whose embarrassing, comical act during Congress President Rahul Gandhi's visit to a church has gone viral. The incident occurred in Rosario Cathedral in Mangaluru on Tuesday.In the...

  • Rahul visits Rosario Cathedral, Kudroli temple and Ullal dargah

    Mangaluru: In a bid to underscore the Congress' commitment to secularism, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday visited Rosario Cathedral, Kudroli temple, and Ullal Dargah during his visit to the district. Gandhi, who was in the city as part of the party's 'Janaashirvad' road show ahead...

  • Vedvyas Kamat to be BJP candidate from Mangaluru south?

    Mangaluru: Entrepreneur Vedvyas Kamat has emerged the front-runner to be the BJP candidate from Mangaluru south constituency for the upcoming Karnataka assembly polls. Sources in the BJP confirmed that Vedvyas Kamat is most likely to be the party candidate as he hails from GSB community...