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Chaithra Poojary suicide case: Police inaction alleged

Udupi: The Udupi district Billava Yuva Vedike has alleged police inaction with regard

Girl attempts suicide by jumping off college building; condition critical

Moodbidri: In a tragic incident, a PU student from a private college in Moodbidri

Bhaskar Shetty murder case: Rajeshwari’s sisters threaten staff at Durga International

Udupi: Ever since Udupi businessman Bhaskar Shetty was murdered, his mother Gulabi has been supervising

Mysuru Maharaja worships armoury, royal treasures on Dasara

Mysuru: Marking the 10th day of the famous Dasara fest, Mysuru’s titular Maharaja Yaduveer Krishnadatta

Colourful end to Mysuru Dussehra festivities

Mysuru: Curtains came down on the traditional 11-day Dussehra festivities here today, with an impressive "jumbo savari"

Surathkal police arrest two thieves in separate incidents; items recovered

Mangaluru: The Surathkal police arrested a man for allegedly robbing a woman off her mobile at NITK campus on Sunday.

Woman killed after tipper rams into bike

Udupi: A woman was killed after a tipper hit a bike at Kanyana near Hebri on Monday.

Udaykumar appointed as director of MNIT, Jaipur

October 12: Udaykumar R Yaragatti, who has served more than 26 years in country’s premier technical institute NIT-K, Surathkal, has been appointed by President of India the Director of Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur (Rajasthan)

Pharmacy teachers convention at Manipal from October 14-16

October 12: The 21st national convention of the Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India - APTICON 2016- will be held under the aegis of Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MCOPS), Manipal University from October 14 to 16.

Byndoor teenage organ donor touches 4 lives

October 12: Doctors of Kasturba Hospital (KH), Manipal and Manipal Hospital, Bengaluru, teamed up to transplant the liver and kidneys of patients in two hospitals on Monday.

Man from Bahrain held at airport

October 12: The Mangaluru city police arrested one more person on Sunday night in connection with the derogatory Facebook posts demeaning Hindu goddess Sri Durga Parameshwari of Kateel and other gods.

Dasara ends on a colourful note

October 12: The coastal city’s own Mangaluru Dasara festival concluded with a 12-hour long procession showcasing more than 100 tableau and traditional dances on Tuesday.

Adani UPCL develops village road

October 12: The road connecting Kunjur and Durganagar in Yellur village, which was concretized by Adani UPCL under its CSR activities, was inaugurated on Monday.

Swachh Mangaluru drive held at 10 places

October 12: The Swachh Mangaluru Abhiyan of Ramakrishna Mission held at 10 different places in the city on Sunday. Ramakrishna Mission has plans to carry out 400 such drives across the city in coming months.

Youth assaults KSISF security staff, held

October 12: A 24-year-old youth who was roaming around the Mangaluru district prison in a suspicious manner was arrested after he tried to assault the staff of Karnataka State Industrial Security Force (KSISF) after being questioned by them on Tuesday.

Petrol dealers to launch protest in 3 phases from October 19

October 12: Members of Karnataka State Federation of Petroleum Dealers will hold a three-phase statewide protest seeking fulfilment of their demands mainly the revision of the dealers’ profit margin.

Uttara Kannada district reels under heavy rain; Dasara plans ruined

October 12: It was a wet Dasara in the coastal district. Heavy rained lashed the coastal taluks of Uttara Kannada district on Sunday and Monday throwing normal life out of gear.

Mangalore University, CFTRI sign MoU to achieve excellence in science

October 10:Mangalore University and Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysuru, signed an MoU to achieve excellence in science.

Naveen M G is the costliest player at MPL auctions

October 10: Upcoming cricketer Naveen M G who has represented Bijapur Bulls in the KPL was the costliest buy in the player’s auction held for upcoming Mangalore Premier League (MPL) 3.0.

Inter-college workshop on career avenues held

October 10: Besant Women’s College in association with Mangalore University Economics Teachers’ Association organized ’Dari Deevige’, an inter-collegiate workshop on career avenues for BA students on Saturday.

Forensic evidence makes case solid, says top cop

October 10: Investigations that are built on the solid foundation of forensic evidence will never let down the investigators, said M Chandra Sekhar , Mangaluru city police commissioner here on Friday.

Chalo Udupi team visits cattle transport attack victim’s house

October 10: To bring together diverse groups of oppressed people, a six-day event Swabhimani Sangharsha Jatha, Chalo Udupi, reached Udupi on Friday.

B V Kakkilaya Inspired Oration on October 11

October 10: The BV Kakkilaya Inspired Oration - 2016 on ’The Idea of India: The Vision and the Challenges’’ will be organised at Ravindra Kala Bhavan, University College on October 11 at 10am.

Karnataka CM gives Mangaluru Dasara inaugural a miss on grounds he was not invited

October 10: At best of times CM Siddaramaiah had all the time to inaugurate the common man’s dasara at Sri Kshetra Kudroli.

I condemn communalism like anything, asserts CM Siddaramaiah

October 10: The government has reached out to people in Karnataka on the strength of programmes announced in the party’s manifesto and not by communal propaganda, noted CM Siddaramaiah.

Siddaramaiah confident state will get justice on Cauvery issue on Oct 18

October 10: Chief minister Siddaramaiah said that he believes that the central team studying the water situation in the Cauvery basin is aware of the grave situation that Karnataka faces.

Gujarat activist backs Chalo Udupi campaign

October 10: Jignesh Mewani, lawyer, journalist, dalit activist and organizer of the `Una Chalo’ movement in Gujarat, said he was ready to go to jail in support of the `Chalo Udupi’ campaign, which should not be limited to Karnataka .

Ernakulam police arrest 5 murder-accused from Surathkal

Mangaluru: The Ernakulam police in coordination with the Surathkal police arrested five murder accused: The Ernakulam police in coordination with the Surathkal police arrested five murder accused

Schools in DK, Udupi to have Dasara vacation till Oct 27

Mangaluru/Udupi: There is some good news for schools in the twin districts of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi

K’taka govt decides to celebrate Tipu Jayanti on Nov 10

: Last year’s controversies surrounding Tipu Jayanti celebrations

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