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Mangalore: City in Karnataka, India
Mangalore, officially known as Mangaluru, is the chief port city of the Indian state of Karnataka. It is located between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats mountain range about 352 km (219 mi) west of Bangalore, the state capital. Mangalore is the state's only city to have all four modes of transport—air, road, rail and sea. The population of the urban agglomeration was 619,664 according to the 2011 national census of India.


'Shramik special' train derails in Mangaluru [Video]

'Shramik special' train derails in Mangaluru

A 'shramik special' train on Tirur (Kerala) to Jaipur (Rajasthan) route derailed at Padil, Mangaluru at around 2 am on May 19. No injuries have been reported. Train resumed its journey after the..

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Migrant workers protest in Mangaluru, demand to be sent back to home [Video]

Migrant workers protest in Mangaluru, demand to be sent back to home

Around 400 migrant workers protested in front of Milagres College in Mangaluru on May 19. They were demanding to be sent back to their native places. They were later dispersed after Police Commissioner..

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Vande Bharat Mission: 178 Indian nations arrive in Mangaluru from Dubai [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: 178 Indian nations arrive in Mangaluru from Dubai

The second evacuation special flight arrived in Mangaluru from Dubai. 178 passengers were evacuated under Vande Bharat mission. Passengers were seen wearing masks and following precautionary measures..

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COVID-19: This UV light disinfection robot can sanitise entire room in just 4 minutes [Video]

COVID-19: This UV light disinfection robot can sanitise entire room in just 4 minutes

To support COVID-19 fight, an engineering company in Mangaluru has developed UV light disinfection robot. The remote-controlled device is capable of disinfecting an area swiftly. It has been deployed..

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Vande Bharat Mission: Flight carrying over 170 Indians from Dubai arrives in Mangaluru [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: Flight carrying over 170 Indians from Dubai arrives in Mangaluru

Special Air India flight carrying over 170 Indians from Dubai arrived in Mangaluru in the early hours of May 13 under Vande Bharat Mission. Keeping in mind the coronavirus spread, thorough screening of..

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Mangaluru businessmen in Saudi Arabia to fly 167 Indians home

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Supreme Court awards Rs 7.6 crore relief to family of Mangaluru crash victim

The Supreme Court has enhanced the compensation awarded to the next of kin of a 45-year-old man who was killed when Air India Express Flight 812 from Dubai crashed on landing in Mangaluru on May 22,..
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Mangaluru: Hundreds of migrant workers protest at railway station

Hundreds of migrant workers belonging to northern states on Friday staged a protest in front of the central railway station here demanding that arrangements be made for them to return to home towns.
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K'taka rushes to SC, saves top cop from arrest on HC order

In his petition on February 18, the DGP said he was held up as both Houses of Karnataka assembly were discussing the police firing in Mangaluru.
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Anti-CAA stir: 1,800 from Kerala get summons from Mangaluru cops

Close to 2,000 people in Kerala’s Kasaragod district have received summons from Mangaluru police asking them to appear before their officials in relation to the probe into the violent anti-CAA..
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Suspect identified after bomb scare at Mangaluru airport

Traces of IED were found on the bag which was taken to an isolated place for disposal.
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Karnataka groups crowdfund Rs 2 crore for victims’ families

Two weeks after violent protests against CAA left two protesters dead in Mangaluru, various organisations and individuals have contributed over Rs 2 crore to help their families and those who were..
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Peaceful protests to continue till CAA is revoked: Mamata Banerjee

Speaking at a protest rally in the city, the Trinamool Congress supremo accused the BJP of not keeping its promises and referred to Karnataka chief minister B S Yediyurappa's remark about putting on..
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CAA protests: Yediyurappa takes U-turn on ex-gratia announced for kin of two people killed in Mangaluru

Yediyurappa had announced Rs 10 lakh each to the kin of the two people on Sunday.
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Kerala link in Mangaluru violence: Karnataka

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Siddaramaiah demands judicial probe into Mangaluru violence

Rejecting CID inquiry into the December 19 police firing that claimed two lives during anti- CAA protests, former Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah on Monday demanded a judicial probe by a sitting..
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Police carried out their duty to protect the innocent: Yediyurappa on Mangaluru firing

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Anti-CAA Protests: Karnataka CM announces compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to kin of two killed in Mangaluru

The two men had sustained bullet injuries in police firing and died at a private hospital.
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2 die in Mangaluru, 1 in Lucknow as anti-CAA stir spreads across India

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Violent protests over citizenship law leave two dead in southern India

Two persons died of injuries suffered in violent protests against India's new citizenship law in the southern Indian city of Mangaluru, hospital officials said on Thursday.
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Anti-CAA Protests: Two killed in Karnataka's Mangaluru, mobile internet suspended for 48 hours

A nationwide protest was called on Thursday against Citizenship Amendment Act.
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Anti-CAA Protests: Two reportedly dead in Mangaluru due to injuries

While Section 144 is in force in entire Uttar Pradesh, large gatherings have been banned in Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad some other cities.
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Six more airports may be privatised

The recommendation came as the Central government has already privatised airports at Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, and Guwahati for operation, management and development..
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Mangaluru's Apeksha Kottary enters India Book of Records for making longest explosion box

Kottary is a home tutor and currently she is pursuing her master's from Besant Evening College in Mangaluru. She has made over 35 varieties of unique gift items so far
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Saxophonist and Padma Shri awardee Kadri Gopalnath passed away in Mangaluru

He was suffering from age-related issues.
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20 people rescued from ship stranded in Arabian Sea

Twenty crew men on board a merchant ship stranded in the Arabian Sea were rescued in an operation in the wee hours of Monday. The vessel, Tridevi Prem, had been flooded following heavy rain and got..
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Mangaluru: Coast Guard rescues 13 crew members from flooded dredger near Mangalore Port

They were rescued by Indian Coast Guard Ship Amartya.
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Mangaluru man makes Ganesha idols that grow into plants

Embedded with seeds from vegetable, fruits and trees, the idols unlike the traditional ones are easily dissolvable in water. "It is made by crushing old newspapers and books into pulp which is used in..
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TMC Supremo Mamata Banerjee blames central agencies for CCD founder's suicide

On a day the body of Cafe Coffee Day founder VG Siddhartha was found near a river on the outskirts of the southern city of Mangalore, Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo Mamata Banerjee took a dig at..
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Cafe Coffee Day's founder VG Siddhartha's body found on banks of Netravati River in Mangaluru

The 58-year-old VG Siddhartha was reported missing mysteriously since Monday night when he was en route to Mangaluru.
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Debt row may have pushed CCD founder over the edge, search on in Mangaluru river

VG Siddhartha, founder-chairman of the Rs 4,200-crore Café Coffee Day (CCD) chain, was in the news for the past several months due to his debt woes. He is feared to have jumped off a bridge over..
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Coast Guard deploys ship off old Mangalore port to search for CCD founder

The Coast Guard said it has also pressed in three diving teams in the search operations. Siddhartha, the son-in-law of former Karnataka chief minister S M Krishna, was reported to have gone missing..
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Mangaluru: Cafe Coffee Day founder VG Siddhartha goes missing

Police have launched massive operations to trace him.
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Mangaluru: 40 admitted to hospital over suspicion of dengue; one confirmed

In Karnataka, there has been a 26.5 percent rise in the number of positive dengue cases from January to May this year in comparison to last year, as per Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP).
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Rainfall deficiency hits 43%; monsoon progress likely in the next 2-3 days: IMD

By now, monsoon should have reached the central India, including parts of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, eastern Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat, but it is yet to reach Maharashtra. It still remains over..
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112 Air India Express passengers stranded at Mangaluru airport for 12 hours

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