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Kitchens across India will soon be smoke-free: Ramesh Jigajinagi

Kitchens across India will soon be smoke-free: Ramesh Jigajinagi

MANGALURU: , Union minister of state for and sanitation, said the central government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi will always further the cause of the by ensuring that LPG is reached to all people so that kitchens across the country free from . He was addressing at […]

Kanthabaare-Bhoodabaare jodukere kambala at Aikala tomorrow

Kanthabaare-Bhoodabaare jodukere kambala at Aikala tomorrow

MANGALURU: The 43rd organised by Bava Kanthabaare-Bhoodabaare Kambala Samiti, Aikala, will be held at Aikala village near Kinnigoli in Mangaluru taluk on . Legend has it that local demi-gods Kanthabaare-Bhoodabaare built the slush track used to conduct this folk sport, Aikala Bava Deviprasad Shetty, president of the kambala samiti, told […]

Hattiangadi villagers travel 25 km to reach Kundapur Rural police station

Hattiangadi villagers travel 25 km to reach Kundapur Rural police station

UDUPI: was divided into Kundapur and Town police stations two years ago. of GP area, which includes three villages Kaniyana, Kenchanooru, Hattiangadi and also Katbelthooru , came under the new station limits. For all these villagers, Kundapur Town station was 13 km away, however, to reach the newly-created Kundapur Rural […]

Humble bilimbi catches PM?s attention as he interacts with Bal Puraskar awardee from Dakshina Kannada

Humble bilimbi catches PM?s attention as he interacts with Bal Puraskar awardee from Dakshina Kannada

MANGALURU: praised a student from , while bringing focus on the humble bilimbi (tree sorrel), which dots most backyards of houses in Dakshina Kannada district. AU Nachiketh Kumar, a student of in Uppinangady, about 45km from Mangaluru, invented rubber sheets from a bilimbi fruit. Kumar was presented the by the […]

Businessman Krishna Avatar Jalan dies

Businessman Krishna Avatar Jalan dies

MANGALURU: and founder member and past president of , , at his in in the city on Thursday. He was 78. He had been ailing for some time with severe lung infection. He is survived by a son Sudhir and three daughters Sangeetha, Sandhya and Seema. Jalan, hailing from North […]