Mangaluru

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'ABCD' actor Kishore Shetty arrested for possession of drugs

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.

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

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.

Claiming he put explosives at Mangaluru Airport, man surrenders

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.

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

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.

Failed as an entrepreneur: Missing VG Siddhartha tells CCD family

30 Jul 2019

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.

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

30 Jul 2019

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

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.

'Bharat Bandh' hits normal life in Karnataka

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.

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

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.

Karnataka elections: Bride casts her vote before wedding ceremony

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.

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

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.

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

29 Mar 2018

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.'

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.