Passenger held on suspicion at Mangalore airport

 A passenger from Dubai who arrived here last night was taken into custody at the Mangalore International Airport for carrying suspicious liquid, police said.

Baby found alive before burial, dies in Mangalore

A male baby, born prematurely at a private hospital here and allegedly declared dead by doctors, was found to be alive just before burial, following which he was admitted to another hospital where he died last evening,

Three held for abetting suicide in Mangalore

Three persons have been arrested on charges of abettment in connection with alleged suicide of a three-member family at Holgebail near here, police said on Saturday.

Man stabbed to death in front of bar in Mangalore

In a drunken brawl, a 30-year old man was stabbed to death by his co-drinkers in front of a bar at Thokkottu on the outskirts of the city, police said.

`Sexually harassed` teenage girl attempts suicide in Mangalore

A 16-year-old girl allegedly attempted to commit suicide after facing "sexual harassment" from a lecturer at a junior college at Vamanjoor near here, triggering protests on Tuesday.

No specific issue of child exploitation reported: Kerala Govt

Inclement weather made President Pranab Mukherjee to travel by road from Mangalore airport in Karnataka to Periye in north Kerala on Friday, changing the earlier plan to cover the distance by helicopter, for attending the convocation ceremony of Central University of Kerala in Kasargod.

Man held for raping daughter

A 47-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his teenaged daughter for the last several months, police said.

CCTV`s to be installed in temples of Mangalore

Deputy Commissioner (DC) A B Ibrahim has directed the temple authorities in the Dakshina Kannada district to take steps to install closed circuit TV`s in all major temples by July 10.

Successor to Udupi Admar Math announced

A young engineering graduate from Shiroor in Hiriyadka near here, Sreesha Shiroor has been announced as the successor of Sri Viswapriya Theertha Swamiji of the Udupi Admar Math.

Tributes paid to Mangalore air crash victims

The victims of the 2010 Mangalore air crash here were on Thursday remembered on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the aviation disaster with officials paying homage.

Kasturirangan report not a law, says Janardhan Poojary

The recommendations of the Kasturirangan report on conservation of Western Ghats had not become a law and people need not unnecessarily worry about it, Congress candidate for Dakshina Kannada Lok Sabha constituency Janardhan Poojary has said.

Two IM activists brought to Kerala for investigation

Delhi Police officials Saturday brought two suspected Indian Mujahideen (IM) activists to Munnar in Kerala to gather evidence that they stayed there.

BJP inducts Muthalik notorious for attack on women in pub

Pramod Muthalik, the controversial chief of Sri Rama Sene linked with the attack on women at a pub in Mangalore in 2009, joined the BJP here today.

Controversial right wing outfit chief joins BJP

Controversial chief of right wing outfit Sri Ram Sene founder Pramod Muthalik, who was linked with the attack on women at a pub in Mangalore in 2009, joined the BJP here on Monday.

Pilikula Nisargadhama welcomes different migratory birds

People visiting the Dr Shivaram Karanth Biological Park, at Pilikula Nisargadhama, will now have the chance to see a variety of birds including the Siberian cranes.

Narendra Modi targets Sonia, Rahul with `fake Gandhis` barb

Tearing into the Congress, BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the party has been left without any belief and ideals ever since `fake Gandhis` took over the reins from Mahatma Gandhi.

Abductors force friends to perform sexual acts, eight held

Police have arrested a gang of eight men, reportedly kidnappers, for allegedly abducting a 22-year-old medical student and her friend and then forcing them to perform sexual acts.

`Cyanide` killer convicted in two murder cases

A court here on Tuesday convicted a serial killer, known for his alleged modus operandi of killing his victims` using cyanide poison, in cases involving the murder of two women in the district.

AI Express flight to Mangalore makes emergency landing

An Air India Express flight from Bahrain to Mangalore with 44 passengers on board, apart from crew members, made an emergency landing at Mumbai airport due to technical problem.

Bomb scare at Infosys office in Mangalore

The office of IT major Infosys here was evacuated on Thursday following a bomb threat, reports said.