Summer Training 2015 for Manipal University students inaugurated

Summer Training 2015 for Manipal University students inaugurated

Manipal: The Annual Summer Training Programme 2015 for students and faculty of Manipal University conducted by Manipal University Students’ Research Forum (MUSRF) under the aegis of Research Directorate of Manipal University was inaugurated by Manipal University Vice Chancellor, Dr H Vinod Bhat on June 15, 2015 at Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The training programme is in its second year.

Udupi district records 456.5mm rain; Highest in Karnataka

Udupi district records 456.5mm rain; Highest in Karnataka

Kundapur: According to the KSNDMC Director G S Srinavasa Reddy, Alur in Kundapur taluk of Udupi district has recorded maximum rainfall of 456.5 mm in the last 24 hours up to 8.30 am on July 10. 

Shravanadosha Muktha’ scheme for hearing impaired launched

Shravanadosha Muktha’ scheme for hearing impaired launched

Mangaluru: With an aim to make the State free of children born with hearing disabilities and cure it at the earliest, the Karnataka state government has introduced ‘Shravanadosha Muktha’, a scheme oriented for the deaf and mute children in the State. 

Kasargod fort under threat of private ownership; Revenue Dept intervenes

Kasargod fort under threat of private ownership; Revenue Dept intervenes

Kasargod: The controversial Kasargod fort seems to have finally come under the supervision of revenue department with the incorporation of an instruction board in this regard here on Monday. Approximately 5.41 acres of land was identified as government’s property by the revenue department and comprehensive information was made available on the board. 

Students from England create awareness at tribal camp

Students from England create awareness at tribal camp

Kodagu: Students from England who have been camping at Tattalli in Siddapura with a tribal community called Girijana hadi are said to have been tirelessly creating awareness about cleanliness, importance of education and clean environment in the last few days. 

Cops bust fake currency racket, eight arrested

Cops bust fake currency racket, eight arrested

Bengaluru: With the arrest of eight persons, the West Division police on Wednesday claimed to have busted a thriving Fake Currency racket.

State Govt hikes salaries of Government doctors and specialists

State Govt hikes salaries of Government doctors and specialists

Belagavi: Health and Family welfare minister U T Khader on Tuesday informed the Assembly that the state government has hiked salaries of doctors and specialists working in government hospitals, community and primary health centres. 

Poojary comes down heavily on BJP and Modi govt; demands action against its tainted MPs

Poojary comes down heavily on BJP and Modi govt; demands action against its tainted MPs

Udupi: The former parliamentarian and senior Congres leader said Modi’s Man ki baat has turned out to be monkeybath and deserves no value.

 

Police unable to find evidence in Vasumathi murder case

Police unable to find evidence in Vasumathi murder case

Mysore: Following are the cases discussed at a press meet held here on Monday. City Police Commissioner B Dayananda, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) (Law and order) Dr Shekhar HT, DCP (Crime) ND Birje and other officials were present at the press meet.

Bomb blasts: Charge sheet filed against four Bhatkal aides

Bomb blasts: Charge sheet filed against four Bhatkal aides

Bengaluru: Karnataka Police on Tuesday filed a charge sheet against four people for their alleged link with terror outfit Indian Mujahideen and involvement in blasts across the country from 2010 to 2014 in collusion with terror suspects Bhatkal brothers.

Mandd Sobhan and Tiatr Academy of Goa to hold a Konkani Film Festival

Mandd Sobhan and Tiatr Academy of Goa to hold a Konkani Film Festival

Mangaluru: Mandd Sobhann in association with Tiatr Academy of Goa, is organizing a Konkani Filmotsav from July 10th to the 16th, 2015 (for 7 days), screening 7 films (one each day), at Bharath Big Cinemas, Mangaluru – in a Festival called ‘Konkani Filmotsav’. The festival is expected to screen 7 movies (one each day). These include  ‘M.M.S.’ on Friday,  July 10 at  6.30 p.m.; ‘Home Sweet Home’ on Saturday, July 11 at 6.30 p.m.; ‘Mortoo’ on Sunday, July 12 at 3.30 p.m. ‘Digant’ on Monday, July 13 at 6.30 p.m.;   ‘Po’lto’ddcho Mo’nis’ on Tuesday, July 14 at 6.30 p.m.; ‘Baga Beach’  on Wednesday, July 15 at 6.30 p.m. and ‘Uzvaddu’ on Thursday, July 16 at 6.30 p.m.  

Resettlement measures to protect people affected by mining activity in Kudremukh soon

Resettlement measures to protect people affected by mining activity in Kudremukh soon

Bengaluru: State-run Kudremukh Iron Ore Company Ltd (KIOCL) on Tuesday said that it will jointly explore mineral assets across the country with the Mineral Exploration Corporation Ltd (MECL). 

Udupi candidates crack UPSC exam; Nitish gets 8th rank

Udupi candidates crack UPSC exam; Nitish gets 8th rank

Udupi: UPSC on Saturday announced its civil services exam results.  Nitish K, an engineering graduate from PES Institute of Engineering, Bengaluru, managed to feature in top 10 AIR list in his third attempt. Son of K Ramakrishna Hebbar, an employee of Karnataka Bank and Bharati, a homemaker, Nitish hails from Kukkehalli in Perdur of Udupi district.

Two day Jatha ’aathmahathye thadege raithara nadige halliya kadege’ held in Mysuru

Two day Jatha ’aathmahathye thadege raithara nadige halliya kadege’ held in Mysuru

Mysuru: Members of state sugar cane growers association took out a two day jatha ’aathmahathye thadege raithara nadige halliya kadege’ ( farmers walk to villages to prevent suicide) here at Gandhi circle on Monday.

Leopard rescued from well in Moodbidri

Leopard rescued from well in Moodbidri

Moodbidri: A rescue operation was carried out by the forest department officials in the early hours of Monday to save a leopard that had fallen into a well at Kempagudde in Moodumarnad near Moodbidri.