After basing its most potent Sukhoi-30MKI fighters at Tezpur and Chabua, India has now begun deploying six Akash surface-to-air missile (SAM) squadrons in the northeast to deter Chinese jets, helicopters and drones against
Chief minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate Mangalore Dasara 2014 at Kudroli Sri Gokarnanatha Temple on September 27. Former Union minister and Kudroli Temple chief patron B Janardhan Poojary stated in a press release that Siddaramaiah will formally inaugurated Mangalore
The annual general body meeting of Maharashtra Konkan Association® was held at St Dominic High School auditorium, Panth Nagar, Ghatkopar, here recently. The Association president Leo Fernandes presided the
A youngster who was reported missing from here since a few days has committed suicide in Mumbai on Wednesday August 20. The deceased has been identified as nineteen-year-old Pradeep, son of Virupaksha. Pradeep and Kariamma who are hailing from Hassan were living in a
L V Amin re-elected as new president of Kannada Sangh Santacruz ® during the annual general body meeting held at Billawa Bhavan auditorium, Santacruz (East) here recently. Nityanand D Kotian (vice president), Sujata R Shetty
At the joint aegis of public instructions department organized Pratiba Karanji, talent contest for the students of high schools that come under purview of Belman circle at M V Shastry High School, Inna, near here on Wednesday August 20.Udupi ZP member Supreet Shetty inaugurated the
MLA J R Lobo accompanied by senior railway officials visited the neighbourhood of Kongoor mutt, here on Thursday August 21, to inspect Kongoor dirt road that has not seen asphalt despite other roads in nearby localities are
Dalit Sangarsha Samiti (DSS) staged protest against civic body, in front of headquarter here on Thursday August 21, for curbing state benefits to Dalits. Addressing the protesters, DSS district co-convener Anand Bellare said
UAE Exchange, the leading remittance and foreign exchange brand, concluded its promotion Money Majlis, one of its oldest and sought after promotions. 178 lucky customers of UAE Exchange who made a transaction this summer, won plush Hyundai Sonata cars and cash prizes. The promotion
BKS Iyengar, who sparked a yoga craze in the West in 1960s, died in Pune aged 96.This is not a business award. This is an award for us to get deeper and deeper into the subject that will aspire as well as inspire a lot of yoga sadhaks around the world, particularly the youth.
Shaken by the booing of their Haryana counterpart Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Tuesday, Congress chief ministers are wary of sharing the dais with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in election-bound states, fearing that BJP
K Laxmikant Bhat, a teacher of Government Model Higher Primary School, Nandalike – Belman, near here has been chosen to award national top teacher Award. The union ministry of HRD announced the national award to Laxmikant.
The Infosys Technologies executive vice-president and Vishwa Konkani Student Scholarship Fund chairman Ramadas Pai slammed both the union and state government for the deplored roads across the city and blamed the
Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy organized daylong event to commemorate twenty-second anniversary of Konkani Manyata Divas, a milestone event of inclusion of Konkani in the eighth schedule of national constitution, at
NSS unit of Jnanaganga Pre-University College here was inaugurated recently.Kalmanje – Mahaganapati temple priest Vedavyas Upadhyaya inaugurated the NSS unit on the occasion.Upadhyaya in his powerful message emphasised how NSS can empower one’s body and mind and at the
ICYM unit of Pangala parish, near here organized cultural evening on the feast of Assumption of Mother Mary and Konkani Recognition Day, here on Friday August 15. Fr Vincent Coelho was the chief guest of stage programme held at Pangala parish auditorium, here on Friday evening.
Dakshina Kannada district Congress Committee (DCC) celebrated the birth anniversaries of the late PM Rajeev Gandhi and Karnataka former CM the late Devraj Urs at DCC office here on Wednesday August 20.Speaking on the
Former Director-General of Police Shankar M Bidari today joined BJP. Bidari joined the party in the presence of BJP state unit President Prahlad Joshi and former chief minister Jagadish Shettar. Bidari has served as city police chief and as commandant to STF (Special Task Force)
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