Divya Cutinho

This Mangaluru teacher finds new meaning in old newspapers

If indeed, journalism is the first rough draft of history, then a Mangaluru teacher has been a dedicated preserver of such drafts in his corner of the world.

15 Mar 2021

Bantwal man who was missing in Dubai found dead

His mobile phone was switched off for the last few days and his family was worried about his whereabouts.

09 Mar 2021

Three apprehended in Karnataka for trespassing into youth's home over post on Lord Ram

The Dakshina Kannada district police superintendent told The New Indian Express that Ubaid and Mukunda, residents of Nekkiladi, were arguing for almost a month over a post on Lord Ram

04 Mar 2021

Thumping win for BJP's Premanand Shetty in Mangaluru mayor election

Premanand Shetty secured 46 votes while Anil Kumar of the Congress got only 14 votes

02 Mar 2021

The cops who sold a seized Jaguar

The incident came to light when the accused businessmen came out on bail and wanted to get the cars released.

28 Feb 2021

Paper on a roll, rural women see a lifeline

Go for paper products and a plastic-free society. That is their mantra. Going green, they give you  Lord Ganesha idols, pens, rakhis and national flag growing into plants!

07 Feb 2021

Two Karnataka doctors give different disability certificates to suspected Endosulfan victim

Devaki is a resident of Ichilampady village in Kadaba taluk of Dakshina Kannada district.

31 Jan 2021

Race is on... After uncertainty, Kambala season in Karnataka to begin by January-end

On Saturday, the annual meeting of Kambala organisers and owners was held and the committee decided to hold seven Kambala races — the annual, popular buffalo race event in slushy paddy fields.

04 Jan 2021

Bringing back the taste of homemade Kuswar

It’s that time of the year when the aroma of kalkals, rose cookies, kidio and other goodies wafts from a few houses in the coastal region.

20 Dec 2020

Gram panchayat elections: Officials rush to pacify villagers boycotting poll

Residents of a few villages in Bantwal taluk have decided to boycott the upcoming Gram Panchayat (GP) elections.

15 Dec 2020

These old treasures bring past into the present

An old-fashioned telephone, about 80 years old, an iron, various kinds of clocks and watches, cameras and other such articles are neatly arranged in one room.

29 Nov 2020

Endosulfan victims in Dakshina Kannada district  face stipend delays 

There are over 3,600 victims in Puttur, Belthangady, Sullia and other parts of the district who are entitled to various benefits from the government.

27 Oct 2020

Kabaddi association faults Dakshina Kannada player at the line

It was a dream come true for this talented kabaddi player from a remote village of Puttur taluk when he was selected for India’s probable 28-member squad.

27 Sep 2020

Mangaluru: 56 donors at coast’s first plasma bank

The age limit to donate is 18 to 60 years and patients have to do a preliminary blood test before donation.

12 Sep 2020

Puttur sees most deaths in Dakshina Kannada district

Puttur taluk with 358 Covid cases and 23 deaths has the highest Covid-19 mortality rate of 6.42 per cent, as compared to other taluks in Dakshina Kannada district.

05 Sep 2020

This Dakshina Kannada artist makes art, naturally!  

Around his home, an abundance of dry leaves, coconut shells, dry flowers, tree branches, beehives, and stones would eventually be transformed into artworks.

16 Aug 2020

COVID-19 positive cops, home guard spends more than five hours waiting for ambulance in Mangalore

Soon after the inspector of Ullal station tested positive for coronavirus, they were alert and over 40 police officers got themselves tested at the Ullal health centre.

30 Jun 2020

49 people including 16 members of single family test positive for COVID-19 in Dakshina Kannada

Startled by this sudden upsurge in Ullal, MLA U T Khader suggested random testing of all the residents in the area.

27 Jun 2020

No lockdown fetters on these dancing feet

Titled ‘Nrityantine’, Rachana’s intention through this initiative was to spread positivity and cheer among people during this grim phase.

07 Jun 2020

Woman in Dakshina Kannada gives birth hours after husband dies in Mumbai

The woman, Lavanya, who is in her 20s hails from Venur in Belthangady taluk and had returned to her native when she was 8-months pregnant.

22 May 2020

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