Jul 23, 2014 10:06 AM
They want a hike in honorarium and better facilities As many as 86 out of 146 gram panchayats in Udupi district do not have a Village Rehabilitation Worker (VRW) to identify and provide various government facilities to differently abled persons. Only 23
Jul 23, 2014 10:08 AM
A delegation of cooperative bodies will demand an increase in customs duty on arecanut imported from members of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries or a total ban on imports, when they will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Jul 23, 2014 10:07 AM
They threaten to go on a strike Several beedi workers took to the streets in protest here on Tuesday demanding the implementation of a government order that increased the dearness allowance (DA) for beedi workers. Gathering under the banner of the All In
Jul 23, 2014 10:10 AM
‘Mangalore Central has potential to become world-class station’ The move of the Dakshina Kannada district administration to recommend Mangalore Junction as the railway station in the city to be developed to world-class standards has not gone
Jul 23, 2014 09:52 AM
23,567 members of SHGs will be given technical training Shree Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (SKDRDP) is looking to set up more than 1,100 self help groups (SHG) in the district in the coming year. Addressing reporters here on Tuesda
Jul 22, 2014 12:01 PM
Suresh, a labourer, takes time to come out of his ramshackle tile-roof house and speaks candidly, “I am drunk; hence, I am a bit apprehensive. Please do not mind.” He collapses on the concrete platform and breaks down.“I do not want any
Jul 22, 2014 11:57 AM
Members of the district unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staged a dharna in front of the Clock Tower here on Monday against the increasing atrocities against women in the State. Sheela K. Shetty, BJP leader, alleged that the government was not doin
Jul 22, 2014 11:51 AM
The stalemate over the posting of the Commissioner of Mangalore City Corporation continued on Monday with H. Prasanna, a Karnataka Administrative Service officer, staying away from the office on the consecutive fifth working day after taking charge on Jul
Jul 22, 2014 11:47 AM
Activist B. Krishnappa remembered on his 76th birth anniversary Internal caste-politics, power struggles, and issues of leadership have affected the once-influential Dalit movement in the State to just a multitude of disjointed fractions, said M. Devdas
Jul 22, 2014 11:42 AM
Officers call for revival of the service Though Mangalore was sanctioned a Doordarshan Kendra, with a studio to produce local programs, the dream never materialised. Nobody, including the elected representatives, worked for this cause, it is said. The Ke
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