Person jumps from Nethravathi bridge: Fishermen rescue
Mangaluru: While discussions on installing CCTV cameras and raising the railings of bridges, after the death of Siddhartha, the founder chairman of ‘Café-Coffee Day’ are being held, yet another person jumped from the same bridge and attempted suicide, on Sunday, August 4. However, he was luckily rescued by the local fishermen.
Poets should have an eye for amazement: Subraya Chokkady
Mangaluru: “A poet should have an eye for amazement and the imagination of a little child before write children’s poems. If not, any literature meant for children will not reach them," said veteran poet Subraya Chokkady here on Saturday, August 3.
Yenepoya to release 'Economics First or Health First' book on Aug 5
Mangaluru: Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) is organising a book release ceremony of "Economics First or Health First - Dynamic Paradigm of Health" on August 5 at 2.30 PM at the YMC Hall in Deralakatte. The book has been written by Dr Javed Jamil, a medical professional, renowned thinker, writer, poet and social activist.
UTK writes to CM, asks him not to transfer officials hastily
Mangaluru: MLA and former minister U T Khader has written a letter to Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa asking him not to take hasty decisions while transferring administrative officials. He stated, in his letter, that such hasty transfers would have a negative impact upon the Dakshina Kannada district.
Forum Chess Wiz - Season 3 is here!!
Mangaluru: Season 3 of the Forum Chess Wiz, a mega chess tournament is being organised by Forum Fiza Mall in Mangaluru, in association with Derik Chess School, at the end of this month.
'Miss & Mrs Mangaluru 2019 Charity Pageant raises funds for school, village
Mangaluru: Rego Events Private Limited, in association with Rejoyce Mustard Garden Trust, had recently organised Globelink West Star Shipping "Miss & Mrs Mangaluru 2019 Charity Pageant" at Hotel BMS, wherein Srishti Roy was declared title winner of Miss Mangaluru 2019 and Disha Shetty Kadri was declared title winner of Mrs Mangaluru 2019.
SDPI stages protest against cancellation of Tipu Jayanti
Mangaluru: The members of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) staged a protest against Yediyurappa led BJP government for cancelling ‘Tipu Jayanti’ and also questioned the government’s plan of withdrawing the cases of 2000 Hindu activists, on Friday, July 2.