Since early February, 922 cases of forest fire incidents in the state have occurred killing five people, including three women and a child in separate incidents, and injuring seven, Principal Conservator of Forest (PCF) B P Gupta said. Pauri, Tehri and Nainital are the worst hit by these fires..
The data on the income tax of the last 16 years, released by the Centre on Friday, puts Karnataka in third place, behind Maharashtra (40%) and Delhi (13%). Karnataka’s share was Rs 60,595.22 crore in 2014-15 when the total direct tax collection was Rs 6.96 lakh crore.
Even as this completed the 18.1-km corridor from Baiyappanahalli to Mysuru Road, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu and Chief Minister Siddaramaiah talked the future, envisioning a third phase for the Metro network. The second phase is now in land acquisition phase.
A 32-year-old Indian-origin man has been sentenced to 19 years in prison in the US for stalking a woman from New Delhi to Texas for nearly a decade. Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis announced the sentence for..
"The friendship between the United States and India is a pillar of stability in an important region of the world," Ryan told reporters during his weekly press conference. "This address presents a special opportunity to hear from the elected leader of the world’s most populous democracy..
The long standing dream of St. Francis Xavier parishioners, Udyavara became a reality when the newly constructed church was inaugurated, blessed and dedicated to the people in the presence of three bishops,
Milind Kumar Vaddiraju from BASE Bengaluru has scored 308 out of 360 marks and is among the toppers from Bengaluru. His preparations have been consistent - studying four to five hours every day, Vaddiraju told Deccan Herald. A student of Sardar Patel PU College, Vaddiraju said,
The trains are not running beyond 38-40 km per hour even on the elevated sections to maintain safety standards. The safe speed has taken into account international speeds of metro trains in a wide variety of cities, including New York and Beijing. The major reason why the speeds have been..
The 173rd Monthly Theater of Mandd Sobhann titled ‘Bhurgyanlem Sobhann,’ will be presented at Kalaangann on Sunday May 1, at 6.00pm, by the children trained in singing, dance and drama, at the O’SMITAY - 9 days’
Prominent writer Dr Mandar V Bichu’s latest book ’Right Parenting: New Age Parenting and Child Health Handbook’ was unveiled by Y Sudhir Kumar Shetty, president, UAE Exchange and Sudhesh Giriyan, COO,
The muhurtham of Tele serial ‘Karunapalaka Santha Maria Vianney’ was held at St. Antony’s Ashram, Jeppu, Mangaluru. Rt. Rev. Msgr Denis Prabhu, Vicar General of Mangaluru diocese presided over the program and blessed the script of the serial. V.Rev. Sr Rita Vas UFS,
Time & Tide, an ace Event Management Company which has made a mark in the field since the past 20 years, recently hosted Puttur’s Biggest Entertainment Show `Puttura Habba’ Putturuda Muttulena Parba held on April 16th, on the occasion of the annual festival of the famous
At the 5th Artist Aloud Music Awards announced on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, Coastal Karnataka’s very own Prajoth D’sa bagged two awards; the Best Male Voice and the Best Song. Both awards were recognized for an original Hindi composition ‘Vaada Karo’ which was produced by him
The countdown has begun for the eagerly awaited KCO Fiesta-2016, which is slated to be held on May 6 at Abu Dhabi Country Club, is all decked up to receive the famed singers from Mangaluru and Goa. Renowned singers Jacqueline Fernandes from Mangaluru along Robin
With this, Mathai has been transferred for the 24th time in the last 9 years. Mathai had exposed a racket in the advertisement section which in the last eight years led to a loss of Rs 2,000 crore to the Palike exchequer.
Research inculcates scientific and inductive thinking and it promotes the development of logical habits of thinking and organization. To have the quality research we need a sound methodological base of research among the..
The much-awaited event, Melvyn Live in Concert is all set to rock Dubai on Friday April 29 and win the hearts of music lovers in this great city. Melvyn, as he is popularly known, has already won the hearts of different communities with..
Bollilu, Tulu movie produced by Mangaladevi Creations will be released in coastal district on Friday April 29, said movie director Sharatchandra Kumar Kadri. Addressing the media persons during the media conference held at..
I was inspired by Philip Mudarth’s Face Book posting to write this article on our cat Kitta. Below was the picture he posted. Philip wrote-I filmed this cat and pigeon "tease" in Mauritius. I think they behave same everywhere. He (Kitta) walked into our house around four years back on aRead More...
It is a matter of great satisfaction for a person, especially for a woman hailing from village and farming background to aspire for higher education, venture into social work, enter politics and eventually occupy the seat of honour and power in the village panchayat and carry on good governance in the interest of theRead More...
Drawing flak for naming Salman Khan as the Indian Olympic contingent’s goodwill ambassador, the IOA has now approached cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and Oscar-winning music composer A R Rahman to take up the same role along side the controversial Bollywood star. "We are in communication with Sachin Tendulkar and A R Rahman..Read More...
Mumbai got very shiner when many shining stars from Bollywood and Television were seen together at the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards 2016. The Dadasaheb Phalke excellence Award recognises the contribution of film personalities towards the development of Indian Cinema.Read More...
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