MCC Qatar successfully organises blood donation campaign
Qatar: The Mangalore Cricket Club (MCC), a socio-cultural organisation, reached out to its community with a noble initiative by organising a blood donation campaign on Friday, November 23 at the Hamad Medical Corporation Blood Donor unit. It was held from 8.30 AM to 12.30 PM and witnessed a good turnout of donors.
Vishwa Tulu Sammelana row: Organisers issue clarification
Abu Dhabi: Faced with an array of allegations of community appeasement and sidelining achievers from Tulunadu, Vishwa Tulu Sammelana, Dubai Chief Co-ordinator Sarvotham Shetty, on behalf of the organising committee of the Vishwa Tulu Sammelana, which was held for the first time outside India in Dubai, on November 23 and 24, with a heavy heart spoke to the Newskarnataka team in the UAE about the ‘gossip’ that was published in one of the newspapers in Mangaluru.
Annual family picnic day held at St. Paul’s Church, Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi: The Konkani Community of St. Paul’s Catholic Church Mussafah, Abu Dhabi conducted their third Annual Family Picnic Day on Friday, November 16, at Yas Island Park, with a great fervor. After the Friday morning Holy Mass, people numbering approximately over 250, gathered at the picnic site.
KNRI Forum meets ministers UTK and Jayamala in Dubai
Dubai: The members of Karnataka Non-Resident Indian (KNRI) Forum held a meeting with State Minister for Kannada and Culture Dr. Jayamala and Minister for Urban Development and Housing U T Khader in Dubai on Saturday, November 24.
Minister U T Khader to grace KMCA Rajyothsava celebrations
Doha: The Karnataka Muslim Cultural Association, a renowned non-profit organisation affiliated to the ICC, has geared up for its mega event- Karnataka Rajyothsava, to be held on Nov 22 at the Ashoka Hall, ICC compound, Qatar at 6.30 PM Ashoka Hall.
Inaugural edition of ‘Thumbay Premier T20 League’ concludes
Dubai: The inaugural edition of the ‘Thumbay Premier T20 League’ launched by the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Committee of Dubai-based international conglomerate Thumbay Group, concluded on November 15, bringing to a close 15 exciting days of corporate cricket between 8 teams and a total of 16 matches.
Maxim Pereira to hold live concert on Feb 1
UAE: Here comes some good news for the Konkani music lovers of UAE. To kick start the year 2019, "Melody Star" Maxim Pereira will present a perfect new year's gift to the Konkani audience by presenting his live concert under the banner of Maestro Events U.A.E. on February 1 at Emirates Theatre Dubai at 05.30 PM.
KCO celebrates 23rd anniversary, enthralls audience with Fiesta 2018 music fest
Abu Dhabi: The spectacular musical extravaganza “Fiesta 2018”, held at the Abu Dhabi Country Club on Friday, November 9, broke all records, as the Konkani Cultural Organization (KCO) celebrated its 23rd anniversary with much pomp and gaiety. The show was one of the best ever as the talented artistes, who performed during the event, captured the hearts of the audience with their unique musical prowess and charm. The ambience of the venue also added to the glamour to the show.