News in brief: New ASP takes charge in Mangalore… and other news

September 10, 2009

News in brief: New ASP takes charge in Mangalore

MANGALORE, September 9, 2009: Mr. Amith Singh IPS has taken charge as the Assistant Superintendent of Police Mangalore Sub division today.
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Mangalore: Court orders status quo on tree-felling plans
MANGALORE Sept 9: In a development that is held as a “partial victory” of the agitation against felling of trees in Kankanady, the Principal Civil Judge
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Mangalore: Hike quota for Dalits in budget- CPM

Mangalore Sept 9: "The Mangalore City Corporation (MCC) should increase the reservation proportion for Dalits in the budget from 18% to 22.75% as declared
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Mangalore : Bendur St Sebastian Church

Mangalore, Sep 8: The parishioners of Bendur church wholeheartedly took part in the Monthi Fest celebrations today. The procession started from Bikarnakatte
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Mega Oman bucks in Mangalore realty
NEW DELHI | BANGALORE: A sovereign fund of the Sultanate of Oman is investing roughly Rs 620 crore, or $125 million, in Mangalore-based realty developer
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Mangalore: CPI (M) Accuses MCC of Misusing Funds Reserved for Dalits
Mangalore, Sep 8: Opposing the anti-Dalit ruling and demanding proper usage of 18 percent funds reserved for the community, the Communist Party of India
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Mangalore: Catholic Sabha Angelore Celebrates Teachers' Day

Mangalore, Sep 8: Catholic Sabha, Angerlore unit celebrated Teachers' Day at Angelore parish hall here recently. Speaking on the occasion parish priest Fr
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Mangalore: School Holidays from September 19
MANGALORE, Sep 8 (The Hindu): The Department of Public Instruction (DDPI) has advanced the mid-term holidays for primary and high school students in
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Mangalore: ABVP sweeps ACSU elections – Images

Mangalore, September 8, 2009: The All College Student union sponsored by the Akhila Bharata Vidyarti Parishad today elected its office bearers.
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Mangalore: Foundation Stone laid for Bajjodi Chapel

Mangalore, Sep 8: The foundation stone for the Bajjodi chapel of Bendur parish and for the formation of the House of Secular Institute of Women in the Opus
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Mangalore: Netravati likely to change course – expert… and other news

September 9, 2009

Mangalore: Netravati likely to change course – expert
MANGALORE Sept 8: Operation of fishing boats from the harbour may be rendered impossible in the event of the Netravati finding an alternative way to join
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Mangalore Coast Guard rescues eight TN crew members, fishing boat
Mangalore September 8, 2009: The Mangalore Coast Guard (MCG) ship had rescued a fishing boat and eight crew members belonging to Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu
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Mangalore: Coast Guard wary of sunken ship
MANGALORE Sept 8: Owners of the Chinese merchant vessel “Asian Forest” which sank off the Mangalore coast on July 18 have not yet done proper marking of the
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Mangalore United gets a pat from Yuvraj

By Team Mangalorean – Mangalore/Bangalore Bangalore/Mangalore, September 7, 2009: The Mangalore United team that will represent Mangalore region in the
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Mangalore: Yeddy and Shobha – What are they doing in China asks …

By Team Mangalorean MANGALORE, September 7, 2009: Mr. B. Janardhana Poojary former KPCC president B. has termed the Chief Minister's China trip as a hoax.
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Mangalore: Keralites in City Celebrate Onam Festival

Mangalore, Sep 7: Keralites in the city celebrated the festival of Onam with cultural events and programmes organized by the Kerala Samajam Trust on Monday
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Mangalore: Coastguard Chief Warns of Possible Oil Spill from …

Mangalore, Sep 7: “As adverse weather conditions in the Arabian Sea have increased the risk of oil leakage from the ship MV Asian Forest which recently sank
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Small Town India Beckons for Tech Companies
Aurangabad, Lucknow, Goa, Mangalore and Mysore would be examples of Tier 3 – towns that have yet to establish footprints as BPO centers but have substantial
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Coast Guard rescues distressed boat, crew safe
MANGALORE: The Coast Guard authorities on Saturday rescued a fishing boat `Thank You Jesus', six nautical miles South of old Mangalore Port.
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Mangalore: St Vincent De Paul Angelore Hands Over Second House to Poor

Mangalore, Sep 7: The second housing venture of St Vincent De Paul Angelore here, Ozanam 2 was completed, recently. The venture that was handed over to poor
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Mangalore: Rain takes a Break – Relief for Businessmen … and other news

September 8, 2009

Mangalore: Rain takes a Break – Relief for Businessmen …
Mangalore, Sep 7: Although there was heavy rain on Saturday in some parts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Uttara Kannada, Shimoga and Kodagu districts,
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Mangalore: Woman murdered in City
Mangalore/Udupi, Sep 7: A woman was murdered at Kudumboor in Baikampady on Sunday. According to police, a certain Ravi assaulted his wife Mutthamma alias
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Mangalore: Consumer expo opened

Mangalore, Sept 6: A 45 day consumer exposition was opened at the exhibition grounds here yesterday. It was inaugurated by the district in-charge minister
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Mangalore: Dr Acharya Assures Rs One Crore Govt Grant for World …

Mangalore, Sep 6: Home minister Dr VS Acharya announced Rs 1 crore grant from the state for Vishwa Tulu Sammelan to be held at Ujire from December 10 to 13.
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Mangalore: United Christian Association Inaugurated

Mangalore, Sep 6: An organization to promote the brotherhood among laity, United Christian Association (UCA) was inaugurated at a programme in Lions Seva
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Meet Vinni Fernandes – Versatile Cine Artiste from Mangalore

Vinni Fernandes is a much-acclaimed cine, small screen and drama artiste, who has donned creative roles in four different languages, Kannada, Tulu,
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Mangalore: 3 more children rescued
Mangalore: Three girl children, who were abandoned by their father, were handed over to the Child Welfare Committee (CWC) through Childline, latenight on
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Dubai logistics firm expands in Mangalore
by Robeel Haq Sep 6, 2009 Merit Freight Systems, a Dubai-based provider of logistics services, hosted a special ceremony in Mangalore last week to celebrate
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Mangalore: Another ship mishap averted
Mangalore: The timely information by the local fishermen averted another ship mishap off the coast of Mangalore on Saturday. It all happened around 11 am
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Mangalore: Rains submerge Kumaradhara bridge
Mangalore/Udupi: Heavy rains which has been lashing the district for the past few days, has inundated fields, rivers, streams and drains.
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Mangalore: Sea Turns Rough – Fishermen Scramble back to Shore, One … and other news

September 7, 2009

Mangalore: Sea Turns Rough – Fishermen Scramble back to Shore, One …

Mangalore, Sep 5: One fisherman was injured and 8 others were rescued when rough weather caught them off guard while they were returning from their fishing
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Mangalore: Teachers' Service Appreciated with Best Teacher Awards

Mangalore, Sep 5: Achievers in the field of education were felicitated at Town Hall here as part of Teachers' Day celebration organized by zilla panchayat
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Mangalore: Roshni Nilaya Celebrates `Expressions-09 …

Mangalore, Sep 5: The School of Social work at Roshni Nilaya, celebrated `Expressions-09, the midas touch', an intercollegiate competition, on Saturday,
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Mangalore: Citizens Tie Ribbons to Save Trees on Valencia Road

Mangalore, Sep 5: Citizens of Valencia and surrounding areas got together on Saturday, 05 September, for their save trees programme, `Vruksha bandan'
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Mangalore: Hydrogen-powered Motor Bike Rekindles Hope about …
Mangalore, Sep 5: A hydrogen-powered motor bike has been an added attraction at the 32nd show of student projects being held in Suratkal National Institute
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Port authorities rescue another vessel
MANGALORE: `MV Thor Guardian', a Panama flag vessel, which was drifting at the outer anchorage of New Mangalore Port in rough weather was brought inside and
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Mangalore: Global Investors Meet – Karnik Expects Rs Two Lac Crore …
Mangalore, Sep 5: MLC and Karnataka Non-resident Indians Cell vice-president Capt Ganesh Karnik said that he expects to attract investment of over two lac
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Teachers day in Mangalore: Teachers are beacon of knowledge- Palemar

By Violet Pereira, Team Mangalorean, Mangalore Mangalore, September 5, 2009: District incharge minister Mr.. J. Krisha Palemar has said, teachers have
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Daijiworld Media Network – Mangalore (SB)

Mangalore, Sep 5: A high voltage filmy drama by a couple, 'very much in love' with the boy clearly not in his senses, high on some substance that occurred
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News in brief: BJP membership drive in Mangalore
MANGALORE, SEPTEMBER 5, 2009: The local unit of the BJP has decided to begin the second phase of membership enrolment drive in Dakshina Kannada from
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Mangalore: Art Show, 'Courtyard of Memories' Inaugurated in City… and other news

September 6, 2009

Mangalore: Art Show, 'Courtyard of Memories' Inaugurated in City

Mangalore, Sep 5 : The solo art exhibition of a young artist of international fame from the city, Santhosh Andrade, opened for public viewing on Thursday
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Mangalore: Girl child found at railway station
MANGALORE Sept 5: A girl child, estimated to be around three years, was found abandoned at the Mangalore Central Railway Station on Friday morning by the
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Mangalore: New Office Bearers of South Kanara Photographers …

Mangalore, Sep 4: Jagannath Shetty of Amba Studio has been chosen as the new zonal president of South Canara Photographers Association (Regd).
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Rajasthani Food festival opens the desert kingdom in Mangalore

By Team Mangalorean, Mangalore MANGALORE, September 4, 2009: It is no exaggeration, the headline of this story. Enter the Gateway hotel (formerly Taj
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Mangalore: Rajasthani Food Festival On at Gateway Hotel

Mangalore, Sep 4: The Gateway Hotel in the city is celebrating a Rajasthani food festival from Friday September 4 to Sunday September 13 in an attempt to
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Mangalore: City Emerging as New Hub for Medical Tourism

Mangalore, Sep 4: Of late, the city is transforming into a new hub for medical tourism. The fact that the number of patients coming to the city from far off
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Mangalore: CWFI-CITU protest in city – Images

MANGALORE Sept 4: The Construction Workers Federation of India(CWFI) and the Centre for Indian Trade Unions (CITU) on Thursday took out a rally in the city
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Mangalore: Unduly Heavy Rain Disrupts Normal Life
Mangalore, Sep 4: The twin-districts received heavy rains on the night of Thursday September 3. During the day too, heavy rains, interspersed with drizzles
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Mangalore: Merit Freight Opens Clearing & Forwarding Office

Merit Freight Systems, Dubai, has added another feather to its cap by opening its second office in Mangalore. The new office located in Little Flower
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Album: 'Courtyard of Memories' art show inaugurated in Mangalore… and other news

September 5, 2009

Album: 'Courtyard of Memories' art show inaugurated in Mangalore

Mangalore, September 4, 2009: A young artist of international fame from Mangalore, Mr. Santhosh Andrade's Solo Art Exhibition was opened today,
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Mangalore City Corporation to plant saplings to make up for loss …
MANGALORE Sept 4: To make up for the loss of trees while laying concrete roads here, the Mangalore City Corporation (MCC) has decided to plant saplings at
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Mangalore: NMPT plans to build container terminal
Mangalore Sept 4: The New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) has planned to build a container terminal on build-own-transfer (BOT) basis considering the growth in
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Mangalore: Kinnigoli Little Flower School Receives Threatening Call
Mangalore, Sep 3: Little Flower Primary School in Kinnigoli reportedly received a threatening call on Wednesday September 2, questioning the management's
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Mangalore: Catholic Education Board celebrates Teachers Day

By Violet Pereira, Team Mangalorean Mangalore Mangalore September 3, 2009: The Catholic Education Board, Mangalore, organized "Teachers Day",
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Mangalore: Rain Never Fails to Surprise City Residents

Mangalore, Sep 3: Whether the rain comes down in the form of drops, trickle, drizzle or downpour, it always is packed with surprises.
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Mangalore: Citizens Put Up Placards Protesting Felling of Trees …

Mangalore, Sep 3: Citizens from Valencia, Kankanady, and neighbouring areas, walked along the road removing median markings erected in the middle of the
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Mangalore: Central team's visit criticised
MANGALORE Sept 3: The hurried visit by the Central team to rain-damaged Belthangady taluk on Tuesday has come in for criticism.
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Mangalore: Ban on Ore Trucks Extended till September 30
Mangalore, Sep 3: The ban on the movement of ore trucks and vehicles carrying unduly heavy loads on the stretches of national highway 17 and 48 located
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Mangalore: Every picture tells a story – Santhosh Andrade has many!

Mangalore Sept 3, 2009: In this fast moving world, any aspirant youth would run the rat race and try to make fast buck to be comfortable oneself,
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Mangalore: Aloysius D'souza Among District Level 'Best Teacher … and other news

September 4, 2009

Mangalore: Aloysius D'souza Among District Level 'Best Teacher …

Mangalore, Sep 2: Popular teacher and Headmaster of Rosario High School Mangalore has been selected for district-level 'Best Teacher' award for 2009.
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Mangalore: Helping students conquer fear of maths
MANGALORE Sept 3: How does a teacher make children learn a dreaded subject like mathematics? “Just remove the fear of the subject,” advises Ashok Kumar V.,
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Mangalore: Iftar Party Spreads Message of Peace

Mangalore, Sep 3 (The Hindu): The cream of Mangalore society came together to spread the message of peace harmony and friendly relations at an iftar party
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Mangalore regional round-up: Ban order on lorries extended
Mangalore Sept 3: The administration in Dakshina Kannada today extended the ban order prohibiting movement of overloaded iron ore-laden lorries on the
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Mangalore: ICYM Cordel Parish Unit Celebrates Teachers' Day

Mangalore, Sep 2: Indian Catholic Youth Movement (ICYM) unit of Holy Cross parish, Cordel organized Teachers' Day celebrations at Frad Saib hall,
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Journey from Surathkal-Mangalore to be reduced by mid-2010
MANGALORE: Journey from Surathkal to Mangalore central railway station, a distance of 25 kms, can be covered in 30-40 minutes by train.
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Mangalore: `Go Green' campaign inaugurated at St Aloysius College

Mangalore, Sep 2: 'Go Green, a campaign to preserve green environment was inaugurated at St Aloysius College campus in city on Wednesday, September 2.
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Mangalore: Fate of Mulky bypass uncertain
MANGALORE: The Dakshina Kannada district administration has dropped its proposal to acquire land in two villages near Mulky in Mangalore taluk for the
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Mangalore: State girls excel at national event
MANGALORE Sept 2: Carol Reyona Monteiro, daughter of Francis Monteiro of the city, bagged the gold medal in the 21st national inter-zonal junior athletics
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Mangalore: Bajpe Police Constable Alleges Atrocity by Traffic SI

Mangalore, Sep 2: A police constable attached to Bajpe police station, named Abdul Jabbar K, has alleged that Gopalakrishna Bhat, a traffic(west)
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Mangalore: `Art insight', art gallery at IOC fuel outlet inaugurated… and other news

September 3, 2009

Mangalore: `Art insight', art gallery at IOC fuel outlet inaugurated

Mangalore, Sep 2: Art insight, an art gallery at the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) outlet of Kadri service station near Shivbagh here was inaugurated on
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Mangalore: Traffic Backs Up on NH 17 for More Than Two Hours

Mangalore, Sep 2: National Highway 17 experienced a traffic block for more than two hours on Tuesday September 1, after a truck's engine failed to start
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Mangalore: Workshop on Women Resource Persons and Konkani Writers

Mangalore Sept 2: Samanvaya Mangalore along with Women Associations of City, Episcopal, Mangalore Southern, Bantwal and Pezar Deaneries of Mangalore diocese
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Mangalore: MCC Advisor Agrees to Modify Road Plan Following …

Mangalore, Sep 1: Dharmaraj, engineering consultant and advisor for the infrastructure development committee of Mangalore City Corporation (MCC),
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Mangalore: United Christian Association to Be Inaugurated on Sep 6

Mangalore, Sep 1: United Christian Association, a registered body of diocesan laity, floated by veteran Christians from all walks of life,
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Bangalore-Mangalore train schedule announced
HUBLI: The regular services of Mangalore-Yeshwantpur Tri-Weekly Express have commenced from Yeshwantpur and Mangalore sides from Monday and Tuesday,
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Mangalore: Twin-districts Soak in Copious Rain
Mangalore, Sep 1: At a time when everyone thought that the monsoon was waning, the rains returned with a vengeance. Since the last three days,
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Mangalore: ZP Cross Voting Issue –Congress Expels Sadanand Malli
Mangalore, Sept 1: Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) general secretary H Abdul Wahab has announced that Congress member and zilla panchayat (ZP)
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Mangalore: St Aloysius High School 'Class 75' Students to Reunite …

Mangalore, Sept 1: A get together of all the students of the class of 1975 of St Aloysius High School to pay tribute to their alma mater will be held at the
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Mangalore: Bus runs over a kid
Mangalore: A bus ran over a student while crossing the road at Kinnigoli church on Monday. According to police, the deceased has been identified as Sandhya
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Mangalore: Stop grants to deemed varsities – SFI… and other news

September 2, 2009

Mangalore: Stop grants to deemed varsities – SFI
MANGALORE Sept 1: Ritabrata Banerjee, national general secretary of the Students Federation of India (SFI), has alleged that deemed universities in the
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Mangalore: Court serves notice on corporation
MANGALORE Sept 1: The Fourth Additional Civil Judge (Junior Division) Court, Mangalore, has issued notice to the Commissioner of the Mangalore City
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As Cong dithers, BJP pushes its agenda
MANGALORE: Opposition Congress painted themselves into a corner at the monthly meeting of the Mangalore City Corporation here on Monday by showing lack of
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Mangalore: Thief Involved with Serial Mobile Phone Thefts Nabbed
Mangalore, Aug 31: The policemen belonging to Kavoor police station here, arrested a man named Nitesh Moraes alias Roshan Rodrigues (19), a resident of
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Mangalore: Literary Knowledge Capable of Winning the World

Mangalore, Aug 31: One can win the world with literary knowledge. Along with academics, knowledge of literature too plays an important role in life,
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Mangalore: Ruckus over water – Congress stages a dharna in MCC council

By Team Mangalorean Mangalore, Aug 31: The Mangalore City Corporation Council general meeting today was adjourned without conducting any official business.
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Mangalore: Opposition in MCC Resists Move to Supply Water to NPC

Mangalore, Aug 31: Opposition party members in Mangalore City Corporation (MCC) staged a dharna in the well of the house, at monthly meeting of the council
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Mangalore: 'Save Trees': Valencia – Kankanady Residents Request DC

Mangalore, Aug 30: The citizens of Valencia and Kankanady surroundings here on Sunday August 30 requested deputy commissioner (DC) V Ponnuraj and
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Mangalore: ARDF to promote 'arecanut mills' to combat farm labour …
MANGALORE Aug 31: The city-based Arecanut Research and Development Foundation (ARDF) is contemplating on promoting “arecanut mills” on the lines of “rice
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Mangalore: Prohibitory orders in Bantwal taluk
MANGALORE: The Government has imposed prohibitory orders in Bantwal taluk in Dakshina Kannada till Monday, following some violent incident on Sunday.
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Mangalore team gets ready for KPL… and other news

September 1, 2009

Mangalore team gets ready for KPL

By Team Mangalorean, Mangalore MANGALORE, August 30, 2009: The 21 member team of the Mangalore United team for the Karnataka Premier League is now ready for
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Shiradi Ghat closed for traffic from Sep 3-12
MANGALORE: Traffic on the Shiradi Ghat stretch of Bangalore-Mangalore National Highway 48 has been banned from September 3-12. This follows a request from
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KPL Cricket : Four Locals Make it to Mangalore United Team

Mangalore, Aug 30: After conducting cricket tournaments along the reality show format, the Mangalore United team of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL)
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Mangalore: The Small and Medium Business
MANGALORE: The Small and Medium Business Development Chamber of India and India International Trade Centre will jointly organize `SME Business Development
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Mangalore: Srinivas College of Management Celebrates Onam Feast in …

Lakshmi M. Kumaran, deputy general manager, Corporate – Communications, Mangalore Refineries and Petrochemicals Ltd inaugurating the celebration said that
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Mangalore: Lack of catch siding hinders daily day-train
Mangalore, Aug 30: Lack of catch siding facility in most of the stations in the ghat region is the reason why the day train can not be run daily,
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