IMAC for coastal security a reply to 26/11 attack: Parrikar

Six years after the Mumbai terror attack, the state of the art Information Management and Analysis Centre (IMAC) for coastal security was inaugurated here on Sunday by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar who described it as "bold initiative" and a reply to 26/11.

Air India Express technical fault: Passengers stranded for nearly 2 days

Over 150 passengers of an Air India Express flight from Dammam to Kozhikode, scheduled on Saturday night, were stranded almost two days as the Boeing 737 aircraft developed a major technical fault.

Manglore airport to be shut at night for six months

The night flight operations at the Mangalore International Airport (MIA) would be suspended for six months from November 1 to take up works on the runway end safety area and parallel taxiway.

Railway minister Sadananda Gowda's mother passes away

Kamala, mother of Railway Minister D V Sadananda Gowda, passed away at her house at Devaragunda in the district on Saturday, family sources said.

Cleanliness drive to be launched in Mangalore

Swacha Bharat Abhiyan, the central government's cleanliness drive programme, would be launched in the city on October 2, Mayor Mahabala Marla has said.

Christian faith enriched composite Indian identity: Ansari

Vice President M Hamid Ansari on Sunday said the Christian faith had strengthened the country's secular fabric and enriched the composite Indian identity.

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.

5 things to do in Mangalore
5 things to do in Mangalore

Visit Mangaladevi Temple

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.