• Siddaramaiah leaves for UAE on 3-day official visit

    Bengaluru: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah left on a three-day United Arab Emirates (UAE) tour on Thursday. Prior to leaving for the airport, the CM held a meeting with cabinet colleagues and Congress leaders at his residence 'Cauvery' in Bengaluru.Siddaramaiah will formally inaugurate the newly co...

  • Sahyadri's Team Challengers secure 2nd place at US aerodesign event

    Mangaluru: Team Challengers of Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management, Mangaluru, secured second prize for oral presentation in micro-class category in SAE International Aerodesign held at Lakeland, Florida, USA.Team Challengers were also placed fourth in micro payload lifting capacity and...

  • CM Siddaramaiah to inaugurate 'Karnataka NRI Forum – UAE'

    Dubai: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate the Karnataka NRI Forum, UAE (under the aegis of NRI Forum) on Friday at the Indian Consulate, Dubai.UT Khader, Minister for Food Supplies, Dr. Arathi Krishna, Deputy Chairman of NRI Forum, Karnataka, will be travelling with the CM. Consul General o...

  • Nottingham: Pius Rasquinha elected president of MUKA

    Nottingham/UK: Pius Rasquinha has been elected President of Mangalorean United Konkani Association (MUKA) at the recent Biennial General Body Meeting held after the Easter celebrations at Bramcote Memorial Hall, Nottingham. Vincent D'Souza, outgoing president, welcomed members and expressed gra...

  • Gulf Baila Naach Finalists ready to rock, Judges annouonced

    Doha: The Mangalore Cricket Club (MCC), one of the oldest socio-cultural organizations of the expatriate Indian community in the State of Qatar, is gearing up for the much-awaited, mega and the first Gulf International Baila dance contest finale that is scheduled to be held on Friday April 28 ...

  • Udupi's Ajith Bangera to head Bahrain Billawas

    Manama: The Guru Seva Samiti (GSS) - Bahrain Billawas will be headed by Ajith Bangera. Bangera, who hails from Kurkal, Subasnagara in Udupi district, was elected as president along with the new executive Committee for the year 2017 – 2018 during the annual general body meeting held at Karnataka Soci...

  • KSQ's 'Karnataka Cup 2017' to begin in Doha on April 17

    The seventh edition of 'Karnataka Cup 2017', organised by the Karnataka Sangha Qatar (KSQ), will be held in Doha from April 17 to April 21.Legendary Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya will grace the inauguration of the tournament. Speaking to the media, KSQ President HK Madhu said 8 t...

  • Indian-origin doctor in US held for child genital mutilation

    Washington: An Indian-origin female doctor in the US was arrested and charged with performing female genital mutilation on girls as young as six-year-old.Jumana Nagarwala, 44, was charged with performing the procedure on six- to eight-year old girls at a medical clinic in Livonia, Michigan, reported...

  • Gala celebration marks KCA’s ‘Mood Mangalorean’

    Submitted by alvin on Mon, 2017-02-27 12:08 The KCA Committee 2017-2018 with the KC President Errol Fernandes, Chief Guest and Guest of HonourBengaluru: ‘Mood Mangalorean’, the annual cultural and social event of the Kanara Catholic Association (KCA) was a grand celebration that saw who...

  • ‘Mood Mangalorean’ to be held by KCA on Feb 25

    Submitted by alvin on Wed, 2017-02-22 16:06 Errol FernandesBengaluru: The Kanara Catholic Association (KCA), a 67-year-old organisation set up in 1955 is all set for its ‘Mood Mangalorean’ event onFebruary 25 at the newly inaugurated Konkani Samudai Bhavan at Kalyan Nagar. Errol Fernand...

  • Diaspora seeks more time to exchange old notes

    Submitted by Rashmi on Mon, 2017-01-09 20:41 Bengaluru: The Diaspora comprising Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) has sought extension of the deadline to exchange or deposit the banned notes till December 31."The deadline should be extended by six months till...

  • Portugal Prime Minister and Nisha Desai among Pravasi Bharatiya Divas awardees

    Submitted by Rashmi on Mon, 2017-01-09 20:36 Bengaluru: Indian-origin Portugal Prime Minister Antonio Luis Santos da Costa and Indian-born US diplomat Nisha Desai Biswal are among the 30 awardees of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD), it was announced on Monday."Costa, Nisha and other of t...