Dakshina Kannada District(Search results - 11)
India NewsSep 14, 2021, 7:29 PM IST
Karnataka-Kerala border Dakshina Kannada district set to open schools from Sep 17, read details
As the positivity rate goes below 2% and with 115 new cases, Dakshina Kannada district administration has decided to reopen schools for class from 8 to 10 grade. While classes for 8th standard students will be held during the afternoon, 9th and 10 standard students will have to come in the morning. This decision was taken to avoid the crowd.
Top StoriesAug 9, 2021, 2:41 PM IST
Karnataka-Kerala border Dakshina Kannada tops daily infections and COVID deaths’ list
Amidst the fear of a 3rd Covid wave in Karnataka, Dakshina Kannada district is already showing signs of distress. The district not only borders with Covid hotspot Kerala but also tops infection and Covid death list. 438 new infections and 6 deaths were reported on Sunday.
Top StoriesAug 6, 2021, 5:31 PM IST
Kerala's Covid surge impacts Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada district, positivity rate up over 5%
Karnataka's Dakshina Kannada bordering Kerala has witnessed a surge and with new Covid cases the positive rate is up over 5%. Out of 1,785 new cases, this district reported 337 cases and 4 deaths on Thursday. Following the surge, vigilance at checkposts has been intensified.
IndiaOct 13, 2020, 12:03 PM IST
Karnataka: Complaint lodged against Mithun Rai over statement on UP CM Yogi Adityanath
The Hindu Jagran Vedike (HJV) has filed a complaint at Ullal police station in Mangaluru, accusing the Dakshina Kannada district youth Congress president Mithun Rai, of making derogatory statements against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
CrimeOct 8, 2020, 3:01 PM IST
Karnataka: Man accused of murdering BJP Kodagu President shot dead
The prime accused in the murder of BJP Kodagu district President Balachandra Kalagi was shot dead outside his residence in Dakshina Kannada district's Sullia on Thursday. Sampath Kumar was shot outside his residence in Shantinagar in Sullia.
IndiaMay 29, 2020, 1:21 PM IST
Karnataka man dies while performing namaz, video goes viral
It’s daily routine at 4 am when Abdul Khader in Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka would offer namaz. But, this time he collapsed and died. This incident was captured on CCTV and is now going viral.
IndiaApr 18, 2020, 1:12 PM IST
Vietnamese break lockdown rules, smear sputum in the lift; complaint registered in Karnataka
The Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka which had announced total lockdown to blunt coronavirus spread, witnessed a group of Vietnamese breaking lockdown rules. In the shocking video, one of them can be seen smearing sputum in the lift after sneezing. Following a police complaint, they have been moved to Government Wenlock Hospital for further medical examination.
IndiaDec 16, 2019, 3:08 PM IST
RSS school students court controversy with their ‘Ram Mandir’ sloganeering in Karnataka
Students of Sri Rama Vidyakendra High School in Dakshina Kannada district, run by the RSS, demolished a replica of the Babri Masjid during a school function and created controversy by shouting slogans such as 'Ram Mandir Wahi Banegi' and 'Jai Sriram'.
May 2, 2018, 2:09 PM IST
Exclusive Interview: Congress behind Hindu murders in coastal Karnataka says Nalin Kumar Kateel
BJP MP Nalin Kumar Kateel has accused Congress of joining hands with SDPI and supporting murders of Hindus in the region. Watch the complete interview here
Dec 26, 2016, 5:47 AM IST
Going on a trip? Let police do 'Gruha Suraksha' for you
Dakshina Kannada district police together with Mangaluru city police has launched a new service for home safety, titled 'Gruha Suraksha'.
Jun 11, 2016, 12:43 PM IST
Another Tsunami on the way? Courtesy sand mining
The coastal areas of Karnataka are under the threat of Tsunami-like attack as the sea is eating up the land and unabated sand mining is just making it worse