A good neighbour is a priceless treasure!
A good neighbour is a priceless treasure!

As social beings, we instinctively desire to be around one another. This has given rise  to towns, cities neighbourhoods, community centers, etc. where people meet and interact on a regular basis. A good next door neighbour is a priceless treasure, which everyone should strive to become

Vidisha and Viola Alva: Multi-talented Little Two Jasmines of Pangala blooming in Dubai
Vidisha and Viola Alva: Multi-talented Little Two Jasmines of Pangala blooming in Dubai

I have known these two little shining stars from Pangala (Shankerpura) since their childhood. Their parents have been close friends of mine and had the opportunity to stay with them on a few occasions. After watching some of their performances on various programmes and on stage, I realized that these little kids

Udupi/M’Belle: Feast of the Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary (Monthi Festh) celebrated with devotion
Udupi/M’Belle: Feast of the Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary (Monthi Festh) celebrated with devotion

The rains did not dampen the spirit of either the children or their parents who came to St. Lawrence Church, Moodubelle with flowers and festive dresses to celebrate the birthday of Blessed Virgin Mary (Monthi Festh) in the morning of Thursday, 8 September 2016. As there was incessant rains in the morning the blessing of the new paddy and offering of flowers to Mother Mary could not be held at the Grotto. [Around the World-Pics/News]

Karkala: Ocean of Devotees witness Proclamation and Dedication of St. Lawrence Minor Basilica, Attur
Karkala: Ocean of Devotees witness Proclamation and Dedication of St. Lawrence Minor Basilica, Attur

The historic day in St. Lawrence Shrine in particular and Udupi Diocese in general dawned on Monday, 01 August 2016 as all the roads from the twin dioceses of Udupi and Mangalore led to the holy shrine to witness the solemn proclamation and dedication

Historical Background of St. Lawrence Basilica, Attur-Karkala
Historical Background of St. Lawrence Basilica, Attur-Karkala

Following the declaration by Pope Francis elevating the shrine of St. Lawrence at Attur-Karkala to the status of Minor Basilica on 26 April 2016, preparations are underway for the Proclamation and Dedication of this shrine as Minor Basilica on 1 August 2016 in the presence of

St.  Lawrence Basilica: Significance of Basilica in the Catholic World
St. Lawrence Basilica: Significance of Basilica in the Catholic World

It is a matter of great pride and honour to the people of the Udupi Diocese that one of the prominent historical shrines in the diocese dedicated to St. Lawrence at Attur-Karkala has been elevated to the status of Minor Basilica by Pope Francis in a Decree issued on April 26, 2016. St. Lawrence

Kitta...The Cat (Article Dedicated to Cat Lovers)
Kitta...The Cat (Article Dedicated to Cat Lovers)

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 a

AAP government slashes VAT in its second budget
AAP government slashes VAT in its second budget

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government on Monday presented a "zero-tax" Budget which slashed the value added tax (VAT) on a wide range of goods to bring down prices of consumer products such as green vehicles, watches, readymade garments, shoes

The most entertaining spectacles in world cricket, ICC World cup Twenty20!
The most entertaining spectacles in world cricket, ICC World cup Twenty20!

The game of cricket has been the most popular among all kinds of sports in India for the past several years. As the saying goes, “Indians eat cricket, sleep cricket, dream cricket and live cricket”. The popularity of the game is so huge that it is often compared to religion in India as well.

When the sun shines, make hay? No, make power and more
When the sun shines, make hay? No, make power and more

We have been using solar radiation for generations, mainly as day-light during the day; provide heat to ourselves and living organisms and sunshine for drying our laundry, various food items and agro-products on household scale. Just imagine the amount of electricity we saved due to

Ek Saal, Kejriwal: the honest politics marches on
Ek Saal, Kejriwal: the honest politics marches on

On 14th February 2015, Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) stormed the Assembly election to win 67 seats and to form the government in Delhi-NCT state. On Sunday, the AAP government completes one year in office. Its anniversary celebrations include public Q&A

Of Power Cuts, the criticism, and an alternative response of positive action
Of Power Cuts, the criticism, and an alternative response of positive action

The promise was that the state will get uninterrupted power from 1 January 2016. But, households in the coastal districts, especially in villages the power situation is grim, despite mild weather during this winter. It would get only worse during the summer as refrigerators and air-conditioners kick in. The reported

Self-esteem and respect for the elderly in our society
Self-esteem and respect for the elderly in our society

As the saying goes like, treasure the wisdom of old age, learn from elder people and be wise. It used to be that the elders were the most revered members of any community, tribe or family. Particularly in our society the elderly in our lives were held in high esteem and they were often

Travelogue: Vung Tau –VIETNAM,   A Perfect Holiday Destination
Travelogue: Vung Tau –VIETNAM, A Perfect Holiday Destination

It was my second visit to Vietnam on business. This time around it was Vung Tau, 2 ½ hours by road or 1 ½ hours by ferry from Ho Chi Minh city Airport, I opted by road. Vung Tau enjoys a spectacular location on the peninsula, with ocean on three sides gives a refreshing break in life. Oil is big business here and oil tanker movement and petro

Moodbidri: An interview with Dr Mohan Alva, at the sideline of upcoming Alvas Nudisiri
Moodbidri: An interview with Dr Mohan Alva, at the sideline of upcoming Alvas Nudisiri

Alvas Nudisiri that was launched why common man cannot contribute in promoting Kannada and its distinct culture that is not only the domain of mere government and academy. It’s the concept envisioned by renowned Dr M Mohan

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