Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Dakshina Kannada district


Karnataka: Brother of accused in Praveen Nettaru murder case arrested for 'threatening' BJP worker

September 12, 2022 7:15 am

A local BJP worker from Bellare approached the police saying that he received a call from Safreed, who verbally abused and also threatened to kill him.

Protests erupt after rakhis 'confiscated' from students at Karnataka school

August 14, 2022 6:37 am

Authorities at Infant Mary English Medium High School in Katipalla say rakhis were disallowed after a student complained that he was forced to wear one by his classmates.

BJP youth leader killed in Karnataka, party workers slam own state govt

July 28, 2022 7:48 am

Following the incident, several BJP workers expressed their anger at the state government and the party's leaders by targeting the vehicle of its state president and submitting their resignations.

Karnataka BJP flooded with resignations day after youth worker’s murder

July 27, 2022 6:53 pm

The murder took place in Bellare village under the Sullia taluk of Dakshina Kannada at 9.30 pm. Praveen Nettaru, a member of BJP’s Yuva Morcha, was active in party activities.

Karnataka: Car washed away in Dakshina Kannada district, 2 feared dead

July 10, 2022 9:06 pm

It is suspected that the duo may have been swept away downstream.

Karnataka: Muslim youth beaten up for travelling with Hindu girlfriend

April 06, 2022 3:10 pm

The miscreants, who stopped the vehicles, asked for the names of the couple and once they got to know that they belonged to different religions, the accused hit Nazeer on his face and head

Hijab row: Bengaluru police extend prohibitory order barring gatherings outside edu institutions till March 8

February 22, 2022 3:16 pm

Whereas, since at some places, these protests have disturbed public peace and order, it was considered very essential to initiate proper security measures to maintain public peace and order in Bengaluru city.

Moral policing in Karnataka: Two rightwing activists held in Dakshina Kannada

September 24, 2021 7:54 am

In her complaint, the woman has said the two accused abused her and her colleague for interacting with Muslim colleague.

Explained: Why is Dakshina Kannada Karnataka's new Covid-19 hotspot?

August 24, 2021 9:48 am

With 3,553 new cases and 52 deaths since August 10, the district’s Covid-19 figures have overtaken that of Bengaluru Urban.

Covid cases show uptick in two of Karnataka’s coastal districts

August 13, 2021 8:47 pm

While the positivity rate in Dakshina Kannada has increased to 4.08%, it is 2.68% in Udupi, prompting CM Basavaraj Bommai to issue fresh instructions to health officials and step up vigil at the Kerala border