Mangaluru: Two and half year old daughter of ex-military personnel consumes rat poison, dies

Shaiju noticed that his daughter was eating a paste and found later that it was rat poison while playing with her brother. 

20 Jun 2021

This farmer from Mangaluru is a vintage car enthusiast

In nearly two decades, he has purchased over 20 vintage British and American cars 

20 Jun 2021

38 Sri Lankan nationals detained in Mangaluru for illegally entering India in job racket

Mangaluru city police commissioner N Shashi Kumar told the media that based on a Tamil Nadu intelligence report, the CCB and city police conducted an operation and detained 38 citizens of Sri Lanka

11 Jun 2021

Following Covid norms helps this tiny village keep virus at bay in Karnataka

“There are 632 residents and we have tested over 60 symptomatic patients so far and all have tested negative for Covid-19.

07 Jun 2021

On the go, 15 hours a day -- Story of an ASHA worker from Mangaluru

Ever since the Covid-19 outbreak last year, Sujatha Shetty, 47, has thrown herself into work, discharging her Covid duties for 15 hours a day, without a break.

06 Jun 2021

MRPLs Tug boat capsize: One more worker survives, five still missing

The body of one of the worker in the tug boat, 45-year-old Hemakanth Jha a native of Northeast India, was found near Yermal on the evening of May 15.

16 May 2021

Dakshina Kannada district records surge in COVID containment zones

Mangaluru has 56 containment zones, followed by Bantwal, Belthangady, Sullia and Puttur.

15 May 2021

29 pregnant women, new moms test Covid positive in Mangaluru hospital

In the last one week, 25 pregnant women and new mothers have tested positive and most of them are asymptomatic.

13 May 2021

Run by youth, Akanksha Charitable Trust in Dakshina Kannada launches helpline for COVID patients

The 'Akanksha Helpline', launched on Saturday, is managed by many students and faculty who are members of the trust.

10 May 2021

Introduction of Vistadome coaches postponed over Covid-19 surge

The Vistadome coaches with glass roofs have 40 luxury seats which rotate 360 degrees enabling the passengers to enjoy the picturesque nature especially the ghat road, thick forests, falls and hills.

06 May 2021

30-year-old COVID patient jumps off second floor of Mangaluru hospital, out of danger

District health officials visited the spot and gathered information from the COVID ward staff. City police are further investigating the case.

03 May 2021

Fire breaks out at firm in Mangaluru SEZ after explosion, no casualties reported

The company is situated near Permude. Due to the lockdown, many workers were on leave. Hence, there were no casualties, said sources from the company.

24 Apr 2021

Mangaluru temple authorities booked for violating COVID-19 norms by holding chariot procession

Thousands of devotees from various corners had gathered for the procession and many were seen not wearing masks or maintaining social distancing

20 Apr 2021

12-year-old Mangaluru boy allegedly murdered at Ullal, one arrested

The father of the deceased said that his son took a mobile phone and left home at around 8.45 pm to play PUBG game along with his friend Deepak and others.

04 Apr 2021

Moral policing: Bajrang Dal vigilantes stop bus in Mangaluru, stab Muslim youth

Soon after the incident, the commissioner formed four teams and nabbed four persons by evening on Friday.

03 Apr 2021