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  • Rahul Gandhi shown black flags in Mangalore 04-04-2014 07:23 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi was shown black flags on Friday while he was campaigning in Mangalore in Karnataka. In Mangalore, Rahul hit out BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his remarks that public should make him their 'chowkidaar' (guard). He also said that the BJP is dividing the...
  • Mangalore: Cong woman councillor alleges molestation by Hindutva group 03-04-2014 01:19 PM

    Mangalore: A Congress councillor in Mangalore has alleged that she was molested by a group of men from the right-wing group Hindu Jagarana Vedike while she was campaigning for her party on Sunday. The councillor claims that the incident happened while she was holding a door-to-door campaign in Kodigere area....
  • After being thrown out, Muthalik to fight against Karnataka BJP chief 25-03-2014 06:40 PM

    Dharwad: After being shown the door by the Bharatiya Janata Party just a few hours after joining the party due to his controversial past, Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik has decided to take on the party. Muthalik, who was involved in beating up women in a Mangalore pub, will...
  • Now, Congress removes pub attack accused hours after he joined party 25-03-2014 08:22 AM

    Mangalore: A day after the controversial induction and removal of Mangalore pub attack accused Pramod Muthalik from the BJP, the Congress on Monday was caught in a similar spot. The Congress has now distanced itself from controversial Sri Ram Sene activist Dinakar Shetty, who was also an accused in the...
  • BJP does a U-turn, cancels Sri Rama Sene chief Muthalik's membership 23-03-2014 10:28 PM

    New Delhi: In yet another embarrassment, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday inducted controversial Sri Rama Sene Chief Pramod Muthalik into the party, although hours later cancelled his membership for the party. "In the benefit of the nation and to make Narendra Modi the Prime Minister of India, I have...
  • BJP shows Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik the door to avoid controversy 23-03-2014 06:54 PM

    New Delhi: In a bid to avoid any controversy, the Bharatiya Janata Party has cancelled Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik's membership for the party. "Due to various reasons the induction of Pramod Muthalik has been set aside under Central party direction," said party's Karnataka unit. Muthalik, who was involved...
  • BJP to reconsider Pramod Muthalik's membership for the party: Sources 23-03-2014 05:29 PM

    Bangalore: Hours after Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik, who was involved in Mangalore pub attack, joined BJP, the party is now in damage control mode. The BJP is reconsidering his membership into the party. According to sources, the BJP's central leaders have asked the Karnataka unit to reconsider its...
  • Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik, involved in beating up women in Mangalore pub, joins BJP 23-03-2014 03:22 PM

    Bangalore: In a more controversial move, the BJP has now inducted Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik into the party in Karnataka. Muthalik was inducted into the party on Sunday in the presence of state party President Prahlad Joshi and former chief minister Jadgish Shettar at Hubli. The BJP has...
  • Moily cancels events after poll announcement 05-03-2014 05:11 PM

    Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily was on Wednesday forced to cancel three events in his home state of Karnataka after the model code of conduct came into force with the announcement of the Lok Sabha poll schedule. Moily was to inaugurate the nation's first strategic oil storage at Mangalore, which...
  • Moily's son eyes Mangalore LS seat, veteran Poojary opposes primary 20-02-2014 03:13 PM

    Bangalore: The attempt by the Congress to bring in some internal democracy by holding the US-model primaries to choose suitable candidates has run into quite a bit of controversy. The primaries are likely in 14 Lok Sabha constituencies on a pilot basis - two of them in Karnataka. At stake...
  • Mangalore: Man arrested for allegedly molesting woman aboard flight 29-01-2014 02:53 PM

    Mangalore: The Mangalore Police has arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman co-passenger aboard a Jet Airways flight on Wednesday. The victim, a Malaysian woman, was travelling from Bangalore to Mangalore, when the alleged incident happened. On arrival at the Mangalore airport, she complained to the police. A...
  • Kuwait Petroleum Corp keen to buy stake in ONGC petchem projects 14-01-2014 04:59 PM

    Kuwait Petroleum Corp has shown interest in buying 26 per cent stake in ONGC's Rs 21,396 crore petrochemical plant at Dahej, Gujarat, as well as the state-owned firm's Rs 5,750 crore chemical plant at Mangalore. "Kuwait is keen on taking a stake in the petrochemical plants of ONGC... They have...
  • German woman alleges molestation in Chennai-bound Mangalore Express 14-01-2014 09:37 AM

    Chennai: In yet another case of crime against foreign nationals, a German woman has alleged that she was molested in the Chennai-bound Mangalore Express. The Railway Police has filed an FIR in the case and sent the woman for medical examination. The accused has been identified and traced down to...
  • Watch: Simply Finance Quiz 17-11-2013 11:19 PM

    CNN-IBN brings to you the new concept about the financial quiz across the eight locations of the country to pick the best teams across the universities of the nation. In this episode, team from IIM Indore, TAPMI, Mangalore and JBIMS Mumbai compete with each other. ...
  • Justice for Soujanya : A one-year-old case and its three investigations 10-11-2013 12:23 PM

    Bangalore: A one-year-old murder case returns to haunt the villagers of Ujire in Dharmasthala near Mangalore. Billed as Karnataka's Jessica Lal, the case of 17-year-old pre-university student Soujanya has now turned into one marked by dramatic protests, despite being investigated by the local police as well as the Karnataka CID....
  • Justice for Soujanya: Police says case solved, family refutes claim 10-11-2013 09:36 AM

    Bangalore: A one-year-old murder case has returned to haunt the villagers of Ujire in Dharmasthala near Mangalore. Billed as Karnataka's Jessica Lal, the case of 17-year-old pre-university student Soujanya has now turned into one marked by dramatic protests, despite being investigated by the local police as well as the Karnataka...
  • Infosys Mangalore campus evacuated after bomb scare 26-09-2013 04:42 PM

    Mangalore: The Mangalore officer of IT major Infosys was on Thursday evacuated following a phone call that threatened of a bomb in the campus. Police, assisted by bomb disposal squad, are searching Infosys' office premises in Mangalore. "A call was received at the Infosys office this afternoon stating that a...
  • Mangalore gangrape: Two sentenced to life 21-09-2013 01:30 PM

    Mangalore: Two youth convicted in the gangrape of a minor girl have been sentenced to life by a sessions court in Mangalore on Saturday. A 15-year-old minor girl from Odisha was raped by the convicts at the Mangalore Central Railway Station on July 14, 2010. Four men were allegedly involved...
  • IB asks Karnataka to tighten security to prevent communal violence 11-09-2013 06:56 PM

    Bangalore: The Central Intelligence Bureau (IB) has asked Karnataka government to take precautionary measures to prevent communal clashes in the state. According to a top state government source, the IB has warned about a possibility of communal violence ahead of General elections, early next year. The IB letter has been...
  • Bhatkal's aide discloses details of hideouts in Mangalore 10-09-2013 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal's aide Asadullah Akhtar alias Haddi has spilled the beans on his associates during a sustained interrogation by the National Investigating Agency (NIA). According to sources, Haddi has led interrogators to their hideouts in Mangalore and Hyderabad. A Western union Money transfer outlet in...
  • Southern Railway announces 3 special trains to clear festival rush 24-08-2013 05:40 PM

    Southern Railway has announced three special trains between Chennai-Mangalore, Nagercoil-Velankanni and Chennai-Nagercoil to clear the rush of passengers during Onam and Velankanni festival seasons. Chennai Central-Mangalore Junction spuerfast special would leave Chennai on September 14 and 29 at 9 PM and reach Mangalore at 12.45 PM the following day respectively,...
  • Low penalties, long trials; bonded labour continues in India 14-08-2013 05:14 PM

    Bangalore: Bonded labour continues to be India's shame. Even today, thousands of poor people have been forced into slavery because of low penalties, long trials and no accountability. A nine-year-old, Malavika started going to school 2-year-ago. She, along with her grandmother were tricked by an agent 5-year-ago and spent breaking...
  • Rat found in mid-day meal in govt school near Mangalore 30-07-2013 08:06 PM

    Mangalore: A rat was found in the sambar kept ready for midday-meal at a government primary school at Krishnapur near here, causing anxiety among authorities in the backdrop of the recent tragedy in Bihar. "A dead rat was found in the sambar of the mid-day meal at the government higher...
  • Karnataka: Robbers steal 15 invaluable idols from Jain temple 08-07-2013 01:30 PM

    New Delhi: In one of the biggest heists of antiques in the history of Karnataka, thieves stole 15 priceless ancient idols from one of the oldest and holiest Jain temples in Moodabidri near Mangalore. The police believe there were at least four thieves involved in the heist. But of the...
  • Woman arrested for colluding with husband to sell their children 06-07-2013 11:10 AM

    Kasargod: The mother of two children, who were sold for pecuniary benefits by her husband for Rs 1.60 lakh, has been arrested, police said on Saturday. The woman was arrested in Kasargod on Friday night on charges of colluding with her husband in selling their children for quick money, police...
  • Modi takes a dig at Rahul, calls him 'Mr Golden Spoon' 02-05-2013 12:49 PM

    Mangalore: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hit out at the government over what he called was an extremely timid foreign policy. He also launched an indirect attack on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, called him 'Mr Golden Spoon'. Speaking in Mangalore during an election rally in Karnataka, Modi...
  • Sri Ram Sene chief Pramod Muthalik likely to get BJP ticket: Sources 05-04-2013 06:56 PM

    Delhi/Bengaluru: The BJP is expected to finalise its list of candidates for the May 5 Assembly polls at its election committee meet in Delhi on Thursday. Sources said that Sri Rama Sene founder Pramod Muthalik is likely to get a ticket from Belgaum (north) constituency in Karnataka. He is infamous...