Search: Look for:   Last 1 Month   Last 6 Months   All time


Everything you need to know about Mangalore: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Everything you need to know about Mangalore: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more

Easy win for Bhagyashree in All India Open chess

April 28, 2012 at 7:54 PM

Mangalore, April 28 (IANS) Woman International Master and former national women's champion Bhagyashree Thipsay (Elo 2166) of Maharashtra began her campaign on a sound note with an efficient win over Panchami K Shenoy (Elo 1366) of Karnataka in the first round of the UKCA Cup All-India Open FIDE-rated chess tournament here Saturday.

Distinguished journalist, scholar Dharmaraja is no more

April 25, 2012 at 9:59 PM

New Delhi, April 25 (ANI): In the passing away of Shri M. K. Dharmaraja, the country has lost a distinguished journalist and a Jain scholar who observed the principles of religion in letter and spirit.

Kerala promises single window clearance to lure investors

April 21, 2012 at 7:33 PM

New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) To bag big ticket investments to propel its economy, the government of Kerala has promised single-window clearance, lucrative returns and durable partnerships to Indian industries and global corporations.


Kerala expecting huge overseas investment: Chandy

April 20, 2012 at 4:45 PM

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The Kerala government is expecting huge overseas investments in about 60 sectors including infrastructure, technology, education and healthcare, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said Friday.

Tabu wraps up 'David'

April 18, 2012 at 3:49 PM

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Versatile actress Tabu, who has been maintaining a low profile, will soon be seen in Bejoy Nambiar's "David". She has finished shooting for the film in Mangalore, and the director is all praise for her talent and working style.

'Shikari' - good attempt, despite flaws (Kannada Film Review)

April 1, 2012 at 3:09 PM

Film: Shikari; Cast: Mammootty, Poonam Bajwa, Adithya, Mohan, Innocent, Neenasam Achyutha, Sharathi Lohithashwa, Sathish, Neenasam Aswath, Mathew, Sihi Kahi Chandru, and others; Producer: K. Manju; Story-Screenplay-Direction: Abhaya Simha; Cinematographer: Vikram Shrivastava; Music Director: Harikrishna; Art Director: Dinesh Mangalore; Rating ***

Usha Thorat underlines role of private sector banks in inclusive banking

February 20, 2012 at 6:27 PM

Mangalore, Feb 20 (ANI): Emphasizing the role of private sector banks in the Indian economy, Usha Thorat, the former deputy governor of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), presently Director of the Centre for Advanced Financial Research and Training, said here that old private banks had an important role in the spread of inclusive banking in the country.

ONGC chief says Government should intervene to promote India, Iran crude oil trade

February 16, 2012 at 5:22 PM

Hyderabad, Feb 16 (ANI): Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) chief Sudhir Vasudeva on Thursday said the trade ties between India and Iran depends upon the political solutions to be found by the governments of the two countries.

Veerappa Moily condoles demise of V.S. Acharya

February 14, 2012 at 5:33 PM

New Delhi/Bangalore, Feb 14 (ANI): Union Minster for Corporate Affairs Dr. M. Veerappa Moily has expressed shock and grief on the sad demise of Karnataka Higher Education Minister Dr. V.S. Acharya.

Man attacks church in Mangalore

November 4, 2011 at 12:29 PM

Mangalore, Nov 4 (ANI): In a freak incident, a man broke into the St. Alphonsa Church in Mangalore and damaged an idol of Jesus Christ on Thursday.

Indian aromatic candles huge hit abroad

October 21, 2011 at 4:25 PM

Mangalore, Oct 21 (ANI): The fragrance of aromatic candles prepared in Mangalore has reached world over with a rise in its demand, particularly, in the US, UK and Europe.

Mangalore plane crash victims slam Air India for not clearing compensation

August 14, 2011 at 12:20 PM

Mangalore (Karnataka), Aug.14 (ANI): The president of the 2010 Mangalore Plane Crash Victims Association (MPCVA), Mohammed Beary, has slammed national carrier Air India for its callous attitude in compensating the affected families.

Desperate Gulf-based father continues search for son missing in India

August 9, 2011 at 6:10 PM

Dubai, Aug.9 (ANI): Two years ago, 56-year-old Majid Abdul Majid had dinner with his son Nishad, who was 21 at the time.

India-Iran oil payment dispute resolved

August 1, 2011 at 12:00 PM

India and Iran has resolved the seven-month old oil trade dispute before ending deadline....

Mangalore engineering students design 'Mars Rover' high-tech robot

April 28, 2011 at 4:14 PM

Mangalore, Apr 28 (ANI): Inspired from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration 's (NASA) Mars Exploration Rover mission, a group of engineering students designed a high-tech robot here claiming that it would help to find out availability of water and study the topography on the planet Mars.

Lokayukta Hegde says better governance in India needs 90 percent voting

February 19, 2011 at 8:57 PM

Mangalore, Feb 19 (ANI): Lokayukta N Santhosh Hegde said here yesterday that a minimum of 90 percent voting by Indians is necessary for better governance and end all the malices in the country. .

Cashew industry witnessed a 70 percent boost in international prices, says exporter

January 10, 2011 at 4:29 PM

Mangalore, Jan 10 (ANI): Former Vice Chairman of Cashew Export Promotion Council of India G. Giridhar Prabhu has said the cashew industry witnessed a 70 percent increase in international prices from the previous year's rates.

Centre to introduce new law against land acquisition: Moily

December 28, 2010 at 8:38 PM

Mangalore, Dec 28 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister M. Veerappa Moily on Tuesday said the Central Government would introduce a new law to set guidelines on acquisition of farm land for industrial and other commercial purposes and make sure that the lands are purchased at the existing market value.

Black Magic ritualists kill child in Mangalore

December 18, 2010 at 6:22 PM

Mangalore, Dec.18 (ANI): Karnataka Police on Friday arrested three people for killing a child as part of a black magic ritual in Mangalore.

India needs to build tolerant society for inclusive growth: President Patil

December 9, 2010 at 8:12 PM

Mangalore, Dec 9 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil on Thursday said as the country looks forward to the promise of a bright future, it needs to build a society where differences are sorted out amicably and tolerance overrules conflict.

Co-pilot seat adjustment causes AI jet to plunge a terrifying 7,000-ft

December 2, 2010 at 4:41 PM

Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Passengers on an Air India Express flight were nearly killed when a co-pilot tried to move his seat and accidentally sent the airliner into a terrifying 7,000-foot plunge.

Serb pilots blame 'pressures' of working in India for Dubai-Mangalore AI plane crash

November 20, 2010 at 2:00 PM

Belgrade, Nov 20 (ANI): Denying media reports that a sleepy captain was responsible for an Air India plane crash in May that killed 158 passengers, the Serbian Pilots Association has said that pilot fatigue caused by working conditions in India should be blamed for the mishap.

Karnataka CM Yeddyurappa defends himself on land scam issue

November 18, 2010 at 2:11 PM

Mangalore, Nov.18 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa has defended himself against the allegations on land scam issue.

Mangalore fishermen worship the sea to mark beginning of fishing season

August 25, 2010 at 3:22 PM

Mangalore, Aug 25 (ANI): Fishermen in Karnataka's Mangalore city celebrated a mass sea prayer to mark the beginning of the fishing season.rganised jointly by an ethnic body, the Mangalore Elu Pattana Mogaveera Samyukta Sabha, and the city's Kadri Temple, the event was organized at the Tannirbavi Beach on Tuesday.

Mangalore devotees search for peace, harmony at Mahatma Gandhi temple

August 13, 2010 at 6:26 PM

Mangalore, Aug 13 (ANI): Keen to spread the message of peace, non-violence and communal harmony espoused by Mahatama Gandhi, Father of Nation, Hindu devotees have built a temple in the great man's name in Karnataka's Mangalore District.

New Mangalore airport terminal became operational

August 3, 2010 at 1:44 PM

Mangalore, Aug 3 (ANI): An Air India Express flight from Dubai became the first aircraft to dock on Monday at the newly integrated terminal building at Bajpe Airport in Mangalore.

Mangalore crash: Inquiry team will submit report by August 31

June 8, 2010 at 3:34 PM

Mangalore, June 8 (ANI): The newly appointed investigation team to probe the crash of the Air India Express flight IX 812 in Mangalore will submit its report by August 31.

Mangalore crash: Mass funeral for unidentified bodies

June 3, 2010 at 12:36 PM

Mangalore, June 3 (ANI): A mass funeral of twelve unidentified victims of Air India Express plane crash was held here on Wednesday.

Mangalore crash: DNA tests fail to match eleven bodies

June 2, 2010 at 4:13 PM

Mangalore (Karnataka), June 2 (ANI): Eleven bodies of victims killed in last month's ill-fated Mangalore plane crash have been declared unidentified as the final DNA report of those bodies failed to match with samples collected from relatives.

Karnataka Police seizes huge quantity explosives

April 17, 2010 at 2:11 PM

Mangalore (Karnataka), Apr 16 (ANI): The Karnataka Police seized explosives in a pre-dawn raid conducted on Friday at Artadka in Bantwal Taluk of Mangalore District.

Police arrest 11Chota Shakeel gang members in Mangalore

March 17, 2010 at 3:06 PM

Mangalore (Karnataka), Mar 17 (ANI): Karnataka Police on Wednesday curtailed underworld don Chota Shakeel gang with the arrest of 11 members in Mangalore.

Freida Pinto lands role in epic "Dawn of War"

February 25, 2010 at 12:24 PM

Nevada (US), Feb 25 (ANI): After Woody Allen's "You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger", BAFTA nominated Freida Pinto has now been reportedly picked up for epic "Dawn of War".

American Hindu monk opens India's first surfing ashram near Mangalore

October 19, 2009 at 3:21 PM

Mangalore (Karnataka), Oct.19 (ANI): The world's first surfing swami has set his sights on popularizing the pursuit across the Indian subcontinent, a land he claims has waves as attractive as those in the surfing mecca of Hawaii.

Outcry after college bans Muslim girl from wearing a veil in Mangalore

August 21, 2009 at 1:45 PM

Mangalore, Aug 21 (ANI): College students of various colleges under the banner of the Dakhina Kannada Students Federation (DKSF) held a protest march here against a city college after it barred a Muslim girl from attending classes for wearing a burqa (veil).

Illegal liquor factory busted in Tamil Nadu

July 23, 2009 at 1:34 PM

Kadampadi (TN), July 23 (ANI): Tamil Nadu police busted a factory making illicit liquor in Kadampadi village on Wednesday.

Crew of China bound sinking ship rescued off Mangalore

July 18, 2009 at 2:46 PM

Mangalore, July 18 (ANI): Indian Coast Guard rescued 18 crew members of a China bound ship off Mangalore on Friday.

Rahul Gandhi seeks Sikhs' support in last phase of elections

May 9, 2009 at 9:00 PM

Moga (Punjab) May 9 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday sought Sikhs' support to the Congress party in the fifth phase of parliamentary elections and thanked the Sikh community for giving the country a leader like Dr. Manmohan Singh as its prime minister.

'Janumadha Gelathi' doesn't live up to expectations (Kannada Film Review)

December 6, 2008 at 6:08 PM

Film: 'Janumadha Gelathi'; Director: Dinesh Baboo; Cast: Srinagara Kitty, Pooja Gandhi, Jayanthi, Avinash, Suresh Mangalore and Harish Rai; Music: V. Manohar; Rating:*

Adiga gets invite from his Mangalore school

October 15, 2008 at 6:40 PM

Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) Man Booker prize winner Aravind Adiga has been invited by the St. Aloysius High School in Karnataka's coastal city of Mangalore, where he was a top-ranking student, for a get- together of Aloysians in Bangalore on Oct 18.

Gandhigiri has no takers in Karnataka (Oct 2 is Gandhi Jayanti)

October 6, 2008 at 8:25 PM

Bangalore, Oct 1 (IANS) As India geared up to celebrate the 139th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a group of students fanned out in Karnataka to look for people who lead their lives according to the principles laid down by the apostle of peace. And they failed to find any in a state still recovering from communal clashes in its most peaceful pockets.

Gandhigiri has no takers in Karnataka (Oct 2 is Gandhi Jayanti)

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Bangalore, Oct 1 (IANS) As India geared up to celebrate the 139th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a group of students fanned out in Karnataka to look for people who lead their lives according to the principles laid down by the apostle of peace. And they failed to find any in a state still recovering from communal clashes in its most peaceful pockets.

Prohibitory orders in Mangalore after 18 churches attacked in three districts

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Mangalore, Sept 15 (ANI): Though the situation remains peaceful a day after attacks on eighteen churches and prayer halls in Mangalore, Udipi and Chikmaglur Districts of Karnataka, prohibitory orders under Section 144 have been imposed for three days in Mangalore.

Casualty climbs to 11 in Mangalore school bus accident

August 14, 2008 at 12:00 AM

A school bus carrying around 30 children suffered high casualties on Thursday after the bus fell into the Palguni River near Mangalore.

Death toll in Mangalore bus accident rises to 11

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Mangalore, Aug 14 (ANI): The death toll in the Mangalore school bus accident that took place today has risen to 11.

Seven school children drown in Mangalore

January 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Mangalore, Aug 14 (ANI): At least seven school children drowned and ten others were feared washed away after a bus they were travelling in fell into the Palguni River near Mangalore on Thursday.

Chidambaram presents budget for Karnataka under prez rule

March 11, 2008 at 1:01 AM

Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday presented a revenue surplus budget for Karnataka for the first six months of 2008-09 in Lok Sabha, the

Delhi retains AIU women's tennis title

January 14, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Delhi University blanked their opponents Bangalore University with a convincing 2-0 margin to retain the All-India inter-university women's tennis title played at the Mangalore University tennis courts at Mangalagangothri near here on Sunday.

Tier‚??II observing 20% job opening in India: ASSOCHAM

December 13, 2007 at 1:01 AM

Metropolitan cities are not only the hub of getting new jobs but several smaller cities (tier-II city) have now been piercing the job quota in terms of new opening job, says ASSOCHAM in its latest press release on the basis of its recent survey ...

A P J Abdul Kalam to dedicate state of art cancer centre

December 7, 2007 at 1:01 AM

Former President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam a great visionary will be there to inaugurate state of art Father Muller Oncology Centre at Mangalore on December 9. Equipped with all sensitive and advance instruments this centre will serve the ...

Advance diabetic care & research centre to be set-up at Bangalore

September 10, 2007 at 12:00 AM

An advance diabetic care and research center to come up at Bangalore at an estimated cost of Rs 6 crores as announced by the Medical Education Minister Dr V. S Acharya, while launching of a Super Speciality centre at Yenepoya Hospital in Mangalore.

Science city, Nano park, and convention in Bangalore

August 23, 2007 at 12:00 AM

For the first time in India a convention will be organized on nanotechnology in December 2007 named ‚??Bangalore Nano 2007‚?? by the state department of IT, biotechnology and science and technology. To boost the research and

Security at Thiruvananthapuram stepped up after a false alarm

May 1, 2007 at 1:01 AM

After a tipoff received by a police station at Mangalore, Karnataka, the two flights bound for Thiruvananthapuram were thoroughly scrutinized at the airport. The police station at

Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Careers | Privacy Policy | Feedback | About Us | Contact Us | | Latest News
Copyright © 2015 NEWS TRACK India All rights reserved.