’Haider’ wins People’s Choice Award at Rome Film Festival

Vishal Bhardwaj’s latest project ’Haider,’ an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Hamlet, has bagged the People’s Choice Award in the world category at the ninth edition of Rome Film Festival.

Newly elected Maharashtra BJP legislator is dead

Govind M. Rathod, a newly elected BJP legislator from Mudkhed in Maharashtra’s Nanded district, died following a massive heart attack early Monday

Indians in Washington celebrate Diwali

The Indian community in Washington celebrated Diwali with the Indian ambassador S. Jaishankar noting how the festival has become part of Indian American community’s presence and profile in the US.

Delhi Jama Masjid’s Shahi Imam attacked

The Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid, Syed Ahmed Bukhari, was attacked by a 32-year-old man

Sonakshi Sinha to start her own production house

Sonakshi Sinha is all set to join the list of actors from Bollywood

To escape IS jihadis, Yazidis hide on Mount Sinjar

Recent inroads by militants of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in Yazidi territory in Iraq have led 2,500 people to seek refuge on Mount Sinjar

KMC Hospitals and Arogya Suraksha Trust to organise free screening camp on Oct 28

KMC Hospita in association with Suvarna Arogya Suraksha Trust is organizing a free screening camp at Government Wenlock Hospital

Obesity a leading cause of liver damage

"Indians are of the primitive ideology that liver diseases are mainly a problem of the alcoholic population and does not easily affect non-drinkers.

Kerala nurses want to return to Iraq

Kerala nurses who have a valid work visa for Iraq are urging the state government to arrange for their return to that country to join duty.

Goa governor’s website hacked

Panaji, Oct 25 Goa Governor Mridula Sinha’s website has been hacked by unknown people, the police said Saturday.

Writing about Clean India a service to nation: Modi

New Delhi, Oct 25 Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a brief media address Saturday said the members of the fourth estate were doing a service to the nation by writing about a clean India.

Indian-American Azita Raji named US envoy to Sweden

President Barack Obama has nominated Indian-American investment banker and philanthropist Azita Raji to the coveted diplomatic post of US ambassador to Sweden.

Modi greets nation on Bhai Dooj

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday greeted the nation on the occasion of Bhai Dooj.

Abducted woman’s medical examination conducted 

Mangalore City Police on Friday conducted the medical examination of the woman who had filed charges of abduction.

SSF silver jubilee convention on November 2

AP AbubakerMusliyar,will embark on KarnatakaYathre from Gulbarga,on October 25 to spread the message of humanity.

Traders feel silent diwali campaign has hit them hard

More than the rains, what has hit the cracker trader is the silent campaign run on media.

SRK’s ’Happy New Year’ gets a huge opening

Shah Rukh Khan starrer ’Happy New Year’ has opened to an earth shattering response at the box office in India.

Indian teacher honoured in Saudi Arabia

The Indian community in Saudi Arabia held a reception here to honour a teacher who has received India’s best teacher award.

Minister to open Special Women Treatment Unit on November 1

Special Women Treatment Unit (SWTU) will be opened at Government Lady Goschen Hospital in the city on November 1.

Get glimpses of Nobel laureates’ inspirational lives

A bicycle and a book on mathematics belonging to economist Amartya Sen, a notepad of Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa and a wooden bear that was on the desk of Finnish politician Martti Ahtisaari

Obama wishes all Happy Diwali and Saal Mubarak

President Barack Obama has in video message wished a Happy Diwali and "Saal Mubarak" to all those who celebrate the festival of lights saying it was a reminder that light will ultimately prevail.

Modi condemns Canadian capital shootout as ’extremely disturbing’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi described Wednesday’s shootout near the Canadian parliament in Ottawa as "extremely disturbing".

Kurub Setty Halli in Mandya district records maximum rainfall of 28mm

Kurub Setty Halli in Srirangapatna taluk of Mandya district recorded maximum rainfall of 28mm in Karnataka in the last 24-hours

Mangalore Airport records 4% overall growth in passenger traffic from April - Sept

Mangalore International Airport (MIA) at Kenjar here has had a mixed bag with handling of air passengers - both international and domestic in the first half of this current fiscal.

Debate on growth of pepper and betel nut in Puttur

All India Betel Nut Association President, M. Srinivas Achar said that government is always giving aide to cultivation.

Scam Alert: Don’t get caught in a ’Phishing’ Net and Lose Hard-earned Money!

Shashi, a resident of Kumpala lost almost all his money, around Rs 24,000, that was in his bank account through a phishing scam.

’More electricity access in India entailed small climate impact’

Brushing aside apprehensions about India’s growing energy consumption, researchers have found that improving household electricity over the last 30 years in India

Facebook to locate your stolen passwords

In a bid to keep its users’ accounts safe, social networking site Facebook has created an automated service that monitors the web for stolen email addresses and passwords.


KCWA requests you to gear yourselves up for the sports meet 2014, an event open to all Mangaloreans Catholics in Kuwait.

Most Diwali accidents are preventable: Doctors

The festival reports several accidents caused by fire or burning of crackers. Majority of these accidents are preventable.

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