Pearl Maria D’Souza
Cops clamp-lock vehicles for illegal parking
The city police have finally begun a serious crackdown on parking violations. About 25 vehicles were clamp-locked and fined and a wedding hall owner and administrator along with the drivers, were book
10 Jul 2018
40 cities in 40 days: Navy man reaches Mangaluru from Ladakh
An Indian Navy officer has set out on a solo bicycle ride, from Ladakh to Kanyakumari. He aims to foster harmony between civilians and the defence personnel.
09 Jul 2018
Jnanpith awardee’s legacy fades with time
Balavana, a park in Puttur, dedicated to Kannada litterateur and Jnanpith award winner Kota Shivaram Karanth remains under-utilised.
24 Jun 2018
Narrow escape for family as jumbo attacks their car
EIGHT people, including six women, had a miraculous escape when an elephant attacked their vehicle at Kidu near Bilinele in Subramanya of Dakshina Kannada district, on Saturday.
24 Jun 2018
Toy for joy: Poor children welcome this bank of happiness
He brings little packs of cheer to needy children by creating new joy with old toys. Enter this toy world where veteran journalist and writer John Montiero is bringing smiles to the faces of thousands of children by simply recycling old playthings.
He started a Johnlyn Toy Exchange and Book Bank to mark the birth anniversary of his wife Lynette after her death in 2017
03 Jun 2018
Mangalureans live a nightmare as rains lash without a break
With students, workers stranded, low-lying areas flooded, people were left panicking.
30 May 2018
Three hours of heavy rainfall leaves Mangaluru flooded
Low lying areas in Jeppinamogaru, Kottara Chowki, areas in Derlakatte and Shaktinagar, were waterlogged.
29 May 2018
People across faiths support 'Free Iftar Point' at Jeppinamogaru on Mangaluru-Kasaragod highway
While various outlets of Iftar food are set up in public spaces for breaking fast during the holy month of Ramzan, and the public to participate in the ceremony, one outlet goes a bit further to turn
24 May 2018
Karnataka polls: 42 out of 58 candidates lost deposit in Dakshina Kannada district
Except BJP and Congress candidates, all others who contested in the eight assembly segments have lost their deposit.
19 May 2018
Visitors denied access to beaches as high tides hit Mangaluru coast
Lifeguards employed by the beach at Tannirbavi used whistles to pull the crowd away from the waters on Saturday.
23 Apr 2018
Karnataka polls: Voters rush to book buses in advance
With only less than a month to go for the Assembly elections, KSRTC buses from Bengaluru to Mangaluru are already flooded with bookings and have 35 per cent of their seats booked.
23 Apr 2018
Youngsters in Karnataka aim to sweep off dowry via WhatsApp
A group of eight youngsters from Mangaluru have moved beyond discussions on the social challenges they face in India.
22 Apr 2018
Yakshagana fraternity frets over code of conduct
Disappointment looms over Yakshagana artistes in Dakshina Kannada district as organisers of Yakshagana events need to sign an undertaking addressed to concerned Returning Officer that the programme
04 Apr 2018
Dance guru waltzes his way into silver jubilee
He knows that it takes two to tango! Think jive, waltz and cha- cha, this Mangaluru Guru has been teaching these dance forms to enthusiastic Mangalureans.
18 Mar 2018
Minister takes M’luru island residents for a ‘ride’
When Food and Civil Supplies Minister U T Khader inaugurated a motor boat at Pavoor Uliya island on the outskirts of Mangaluru a few days ago, the villagers thought that their long-pending
09 Mar 2018
Group of transgenders humiliated at an event
A group of transgenders was humiliated at an event organised by Canara Catholic Sabha to honour women achievers as part of Women’s Day event at St Agnes Special School ground at Bendur here on Sunday.
05 Mar 2018
He judges a matchbox by its cover
Most of us are concerned only about what is in a matchbox. But for this retired banker, it is all about judging a matchbox by its cover.
04 Mar 2018
Moral policing casts shadow on Valentine’s Day fete in Mangaluru
While many restaurants refrain from displaying a thematic ambience, some have gone ahead anyway with buffets and special offers for visitors on the day of love.
14 Feb 2018
Mobile lifters give sleepless nights to train passengers
A passenger aboard the Bengaluru-Karwar Express woke up to find his phone missing at the charging point by his seat, on Wednesday night.
03 Feb 2018
Grand spectacle: Once in a Blood Moon, All eyes were on Bengaluru skies
With thousands queuing at planetarium, many leave disappointed.
01 Feb 2018
'If released, he will jeopardize investigation': CBI opposes Manish Sisodia's bail plea
Ranveer Singh pips Virat Kohli to become India's most valuable celebrity
'Parliament cannot abdicate responsibility to respect my right': Rahul writes to LS Speaker again
'You have 80,000 cops...How has everyone been arrested, except Amritpal': HC raps Punjab govt
Cyclone Freddy affects 500,000 people in Malawi; death toll hits 500
Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi dropped off Interpol's Red Corner Notice list