Mangaluru: News

01 Jun 2023


Karnataka: 24-year-old state volleyball player dies of heart attack

A 24-year-old state volleyball player reportedly died of a heart attack in Karnataka's Mangaluru on Wednesday.

Crackdown on ISIS: Multiple raids linked to Mangaluru, Coimbatore blasts  

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday raided the residences and other properties of several people linked to the terrorist organization ISIS in Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala.

06 Feb 2023


This ambidextrous Indian kid can write in 11 different styles

Meet Aadi Swaroopa, a 17-year-old girl from Mangalore, who has been garnering attention online for her rarest of rare abilities - to write with both her hands. This skill is known as ambidexterity.

25 Dec 2022

Section 144

Mangaluru: Man stabbed to death by miscreants; Section 144 imposed

Two unidentified miscreants reportedly stabbed a man to death on the outskirts of Karnataka's Mangaluru at Katippalla on Saturday night.

24 Nov 2022


Mangaluru blast case: Unknown terrorist outfit claims responsibility

The autorickshaw blast case in Mangaluru, Karnataka has taken a new twist on Thursday after a little-known terrorist outfit—Islamic Resistance Council—claimed responsibility for the incident, PTI reported.

23 Nov 2022


Kerala 'common link' in Mangaluru and Coimbatore terror blasts

The last week's autorickshaw blast in Mangaluru and the Coimbatore car explosion on October 23 reportedly share a common link, India Today reported, quoting police sources.

21 Nov 2022


Mangaluru autorickshaw blast: Accused Shareeq 'inspired by ISIS terror outfit'

The Karnataka Police on Monday claimed a major breakthrough in the Mangaluru autorickshaw blast case, saying that the accused—Shareeq—was "inspired" by the ISIS terror outfit and used the dark web to contact his handlers, said reports.

20 Nov 2022


Mangaluru autorickshaw blast case: Police raid accused Shareeq's house

The Karnataka Police on Sunday raided the house of the accused, Shareeq, in the Mangaluru autorickshaw blast case, following the emergence of his terror links.

20 Nov 2022


Mangaluru autorickshaw blast an 'act of terror': Karnataka top cop

A day after an explosion in an autorickshaw was reported in Mangaluru, Karnataka, the police on Sunday stated it was not an "accident."

27 Jul 2022


BJP Yuva Morcha worker's murder triggers huge protests in Karnataka

Last night, a local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member was savagely hacked to death in Karnataka's Dakshin Kannada district, igniting tensions.

22 Jul 2022


Karnataka: Police arrest 8 students after kissing video goes viral

A viral kissing video featuring two college students has landed eight other students in trouble in Karnataka's Mangaluru district.

09 Sep 2021


Five easy and filling Indian dishes to cook at home

Given the current COVID-19 pandemic situation, it would take a long while to get things back to normal, which includes a lazy outing in the evening that usually ends up with a dinner at a restaurant.

19 Sep 2020


'ABCD' actor Kishore Shetty arrested for possession of drugs

Popular dancer and actor Kishore Shetty was on Saturday arrested by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) of Mangaluru Police for possession of drugs.

08 Aug 2020


Two crashes, similar reasons: Kerala's mishap reminds of Mangaluru accident

Last evening, an Air India Express repatriation flight met with a terrible tragedy while landing at Kerala's Kozhikode Airport, killing at least 18 people, including both pilots.

13 Apr 2020


Lockdown blues? Mangalore teen tries smuggling friend inside a suitcase

The 'Stay At Home' rule to fight coronavirus is having varied effects on different people. While some are working, some are honing new skills like cooking to keep themselves engaged.

22 Jan 2020


Claiming he put explosives at Mangaluru Airport, man surrenders

This morning, a man identified as Aditya Rao, surrendered before Bengaluru police, claiming he put a bag of explosives at Mangaluru International Airport on Monday.

26 Oct 2019


Death sentence for serial killer, rapist 'Cyanide' Mohan Kumar

A Mangaluru court on Thursday sentenced infamous serial killer 'Cyanide' Mohan Kumar for the rape and murder of an Anganwadi worker from Bantwal in Dakshina Kannada district in 2005.

30 Jul 2019

Cafe Coffee Day

Failed as an entrepreneur: Missing VG Siddhartha tells CCD family

The founder of CCD, VG Siddhartha, who went missing from Mangaluru on Monday, told the employees of the prominent coffee chain that he failed as an entrepreneur, despite a lot of efforts.

30 Jul 2019

Cafe Coffee Day

Karnataka: CCD founder VG Siddhartha goes missing, police launch hunt

VG Siddhartha, the owner-founder of the famous coffee chain Cafe Coffee Day, went missing from Mangaluru in Karnataka on Monday, prompting police to launch a search operation.

18 Jul 2019

Uttar Pradesh

Man rapes cow in Mangalore. Where are we headed, really?

In an extremely repulsive incident, a man was booked for allegedly raping a calf in Mangalore's Kunjathbail area.

12 Mar 2019


18-year-old invents method to detect malnutrition at just Rs. 2

An 18-year-old Mangaluru boy named Muhammed Suhail CS was honored with the prestigious Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar this January.

10 Sep 2018


'Bharat Bandh' hits normal life in Karnataka

Normal life was thrown out of gear in Karnataka during the 'Bharat Bandh' called by the Congress and supported by JD(S), its ally in the coalition government, and other parties, to protest the rise in prices of petroleum products.

14 Jun 2018


Mangalore tops the list of elder abuse; Delhi at 5th

Delhi is among the top five Indian cities reporting high percentages of elderly abuse with 33% of the elderly population being treated poorly, a new survey released by HelpAge India said.

30 May 2018


Karnataka: Heavy rains throws life-out-of-gear, one dies after wall collapses

Normal life was disrupted by pre-monsoon heavy rains in low-lying areas of coastal parts of Karnataka, namely Dakshina Kannada and Udupi, on Tuesday.

12 May 2018


Karnataka elections: Bride casts her vote before wedding ceremony

Setting a perfect example for practising democratic right, a bride from Madikeri town of Karnataka went to the polling booth to cast her vote, before her wedding ceremony.

19 Apr 2018


Karnataka-students in a fix: No results, but 'unofficial' admissions on

Class 10 (SSLC) and 12 (PUC-II) students of Karnataka are in a fix: they don't have their results yet, but several colleges have already started admissions for Class 11 (PUC-I) and undergraduate (UG) courses.

29 Mar 2018

Crime Against Women

Bengaluru man lured job-seeking women as 'HR', sexually exploited them

This man spent months targeting vulnerable job-seeking women. Posing as HR, he would contact them, mostly flight-crew aspirants, and make them face 'video interviews.'

07 Sep 2017


Mangaluru: BJP organizes padayatra after cops deny permission for bike-rally

After BJP was denied permission to organize a bike rally in Karnataka's Mangaluru, the party leaders decided to embark on a walkathon from Jyothi Circle to the DC Office in the city.

05 Sep 2017


Bengaluru: Govt denies permission to BJP's Mangaluru Chalo bike rally

BJP in Karnataka has been denied permission by the Siddaramaiah-led Congress Government to organize "Mangaluru Chalo" bike rally in Bengaluru.

16 Aug 2017


Recent incessant rains in Bengaluru break 127-year-old record

The MET department said Bengaluru received 128.7mm rainfall on Monday, which is the highest rainfall received in a single day since 1890. This makes up 88% of the rain expected during the entire month.

28 Feb 2017


Bengaluru: Dial 100 and cops will speak in English/Hindi

Bengaluru's police control room will soon include the option of conversing with the control room personnel in English and Hindi along with Kannada.