South Asian Games: India crosses the 200-mark

Swimmers, wrestlers continue to clinch gold India breached the 200-mark in medal count, backed by a century of gold, in the South Asian Games as the swimmers and wrestlers produced strong performances on the sixth day here on Saturday. With a whopping 49 medals, including 29 gold, on Saturday, India tally stood at 214 (110 […]


Enough units of blood availableat Red Cross blood bank in city

The Indian Red Cross Society, Dakshina Kannada, on Thursday said that adequate units of blood are available at its blood bank being operated in association with the Government Lady Goschen Hospital, Mangaluru. A press release here said that there was shortage of blood in the blood bank recently. However, the society conducted continuous blood donation […]


Bypolls: Siddaramaiah, Reddy cross swords

The dust over illegal mining has resurfaced days before the bypolls in Karnataka, with mining baron and former Minister G. Janardhana Reddy claiming he was “falsely implicated” in the scam and holding Chief Minister Siddaramaiah responsible for his jail term. Mr. Reddy, who is barred from entering Ballari, was speaking in the neighbouring Chitradurga district. […]


Vehicles registered in city cross 75-lakh mark

Bengalureans are unlikely to get respite from traffic congestion as the number of vehicles registered in the city crossed the 75 lakh mark as of May 2018. This is more than an eight per cent rise from last year’s data, which put the number of vehicles at 69.31 lakh, according to the Transport Department. The […]