Divya Cutinho

12 schools shut in Dakshina Kannada after 400 students, 68 teachers test COVID positive

Covid-19 infection among schoolchildren is rising in Dakshina Kannada, with over 400 students testing positive.

15 hours ago

Meet Rajani Shetty, Mangalurur's saviour of strays

42-year-old Rajani Shetty of Mangaluru has been rescuing sick and injured stray animals and birds for the last 22 years and giving them the care they need  

16 Jan 2022

'Federal Bank officer' calls for massacre of Muslims, booked 

Vishnu Prasad Niddaje, claimed to be a Business head at Federal Bank on his Facebook profile.

14 Jan 2022

Yours, musically

Octogenarian twins Ronald and Donald D’Silva from Udupi repair and restore musical instruments out of their pure love for music

12 Dec 2021

FIR lodged against two in Mangaluru over Facebook posts against Gen Rawat, Ajit Doval

Mangaluru city police commissioner N Shashi Kumar on Saturday told media that they are probing whether the social media accounts are fake or original and from where these posts originated

11 Dec 2021

Terrace of life

With her love for greenery, an assistant professor has created a little space at her home where potted lotuses, lilies and other water plants thrive

21 Nov 2021

Karnataka minister hoists national flag upside down at Rajyotsava celebrations, rectifies later

An error on the part of those responsible to hoist the flag on the pole resulted in embarrassing moments at the function in which state BJP president was also present.

01 Nov 2021

Journalist Vittala Malekudiya, father acquitted by Mangaluru court over alleged links to Naxals

Vittala was arrested on March 3, 2012 by the ANF. In the charge sheet filed by the police, he was made the sixth accused and his father Linganna was the seventh accused.

21 Oct 2021

Mangaluru law student files rape attempt case against Lokayukta Special Public Prosecutor

In a complaint to women's police station at Pandeshwar, the student filed a complaint against KSN Rajesh and stated that in August, she had joined as an intern under him at Karangalpady.

19 Oct 2021

Progressive Karnataka farmer generates power from pond

His father wanted him to be an engineer, but this 61-year-old farmer from a village in Dakshina Kannada district had a rather progressive vision.

17 Oct 2021

Four arrested after girl on her way to school abducted, gang-raped near Mangaluru

Dakshina Kannada Superintendent of Police Hrishikesh Sonawane said that as per the complaint filed by the victim, the incident occurred on Friday when she was heading to school in the morning

09 Oct 2021

Bajrang Dal leader Chaitra Kundapur booked over provocative speech at Surathkal

She has been booked under sections 153A (Promoting enmity between different groups on grounds of religion) and 505(2) (Statements conducive to public mischief) of the Indian Penal Code

08 Oct 2021

Two Bajrang Dal activists arrested over 'moral policing' in Mangaluru

City police commissioner N Shashi Kumar told The New Indian Express that the duo have been arrested and produced before the court

07 Oct 2021

Five girl jockeys to race at Kambala this year

Once the training of male participants is completed, separate sessions will be held for the five girls. 

02 Oct 2021

Oily discharge from Mangaluru refinery polluting water bodies 

The Nagarika Horata Samiti, a committee formed by locals to take up community issues, complained to MRPL officials about the problems they are facing due to discharge of brackish water.

01 Oct 2021