‘Despite you got to lay higher emphasis on English, owing to commercialization, never ever forget your mother tongue and culture,’ urged Roy Castelino, president of Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy.Roy was speaking after
‘Reaching out to the most needy and unorganized sector of the society, helping them to help themselves, is the core of Professional Social Work.’ This is proved true by the students of MSW department of St Mary’s College
The officers of Customs at Mangalore International Airport seized 474.600 grams of gold on Tuesday November 25, valued at over Rs12 lac, in the form of 4 numbers of Ten tola gold bars and a gold coin concealed in the sandals
A bill calling for the imposition of a five-year residency cap on foreigners in Kuwait and a ban on bringing their families into the country has been cleared by the parliament’s legal and legislative committee.The bill, submitted by MP Abdullah Al Tamimi...
Rangotsav, cultural extravaganza that was organized to mark thirty-fifth anniversary of Kalajagattu, theater troupe founded by Karnataka Rajyotsav Award recipient Tonse Vijayakumar Shetty at Bunts Bhavan, Kurla (East) here was
The entire world is mesmerised by the ’Modi Magic’, but during his Australia tour, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to have been immensely impressed by an Indian. The Indian is none other than Shilpa Hegde,
Congress veteran from Maharashtra Murli Deora, a Gandhi family loyalist, who held important posts in the party and Government during his over four decade-long political career, passed away here today after prolonged illness. He was 77. Deora had been unwell and was
India’s high ranking music director, actor and playback singer Himesh Reshammiya will be performing live in Kuwait accompanied by playback singers Palak Muchhal and Mohammed Irfan Ali in a yet another entertaining event
Konkani’s famed Yodeling King singer Melvyn Peris presented his one-hundredth musical concert to the packed audiences at St Agnes Special School grounds, Bendore, here on Sunday November 23 evening.
Billava Sangha Kuwait (BSK) announces the Annual General Body Meeting (AGM) to be held at the Indian Community School (Senior Girls), Salmiya here on Friday November 28 at 4.30pm. BSK invited all Billavas and their
Reema Mathias, Class VIII student of St Lawrence English Medium School, Moodubelle, near here bagged first place in high jump at district level sports meet held at Perdoor, near here from November 17 to November 18. Slavin D’Souza
The proposal for a two percent levy on the billions of rials that expatriates send home every year has been approved by Oman’s Majlis al-Shura, or the lower house of the council of Oman, to overcome a budget deficit due to drop in oil prices, a media report said.
At the joint aegis of industry and commerce department - Bangalore, Dakshina Kannada district Industrial Centre – Mangalore, SIDAC – Dharwad, district Small Industries Association, Yeyyady, here, entrepreneurial awareness
Mandd Sobhann, city-based organization striving to promote Konkani and its distinct culture worldwide will be organizing conferring of Global Konkani Music Awards ceremony at Kalaangann, Makale, here on Sunday December 21 at 6.00pm. The eminent Hindi and Marathi cine and TV star
Namma TV released the tickets for the Tulu reality show ‘Bale Telipale’ that will be staged at Al Nasr Leisureland, Karama, here on Friday December 12, during the media conference held at Hotel Fortune Plaza here on Saturday November 22. After the mega success of Bale Telipale,
The veteran theater artiste sixty-year-old Thonse Vijayakumar Shetty has created revolution in theater. He has brought laurels to Bunts community and entire Tulu natives by his lifestyle and theater attributes.
Lakshadeepotsav was held with pomp and gaiety at Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala here on Saturday November 22 night. Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari D Veerendra Heggade was present. The hundreds and thousands
On the occasion of the Feast of Christ the King on Sunday, 23 November 2014, the solemn Eucharistic celebration and Diocesan Eucharistic Procession was held in the Mother of Sorrows Church, Udupi from 4.30 pm to 7.45pm.
I was in just grade two then, studying in St. John’s Primary School at Shankerpura. It was our class teacher taking kannada class and reciting poem GovinaHadu and all of a sudden tears rolled down my eyes fell on the slate erasing first letters I wrote..[By Alphonse Mendonsa]Read More...
He is young, focussed and determined who crossed all hurdles to enter into the highly competitive world of Chartered Accountants (CA) examination in which success rate all over India has been a meagre single digit percentile, last year it was 3%Read More...
Kamal Chawla’s run of five wins on the trot in Group F came to an end after the Railway cueist fumbled with a blue in the decider against Singapore’s Ang Boon Chin in a league stage match of the IBSF world snooker championship at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor stadiumRead More...
After her documentary ’Smile Pinki’ won an Oscar, American director Megan Mylan now wants to take her second project ’After My Garden Grows’, set in rural West Bengal, to short film festivals across the globe. After My Garden Grows (AMGG), was premiered at theRead More...
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