A weeklong awareness programme organized to mark the first anniversary of Sammilan Shetty’s Butterfly Park, Belvai, near here from August 15 was concluded on August 21. About 400 students from 10 different schools and colleges
Swami Vishwesha issued a condolence message on demise of intellectual and renowned Kannada litterateur U R Anantamurti who passed away in state capital on Friday August 22 evening. ‘I have been saddened by the untimely
The state level All India Central School throw ball tournament-2014 was inaugurated at Lourdes Central School, Bejai, here on Friday August 23. The national throw ball player Mable Victoria Menezes inaugurated the tourney
Udupi – Chikmagalur MP Shobha Karandlaje paid a visit to Belle gram panchayat that comes under Kaup legislative assembly constituency, near here on Friday August 22, and held discussion with local elders and peoples representative
UXCEL – an Institute of Excellence in association with Milagres Seniors, Rotary Club International (RCI) Mangalore south and Vishwas Trust®, organized Excel Seniors programme at Milagres Jubilee Hall, here on Friday August
The students’ council of St Philomena College, here organized Talent’s Day at their silver jubilee memorial hall, here on Wednesday August 21.Speaking on the occasion, the College principal Professor Leo Norohna said, ‘College is
Iconic Kannada writer, academician and thinker U R Ananthamurthy passed away at a private hospital in the City on Friday evening. The 82-year-old Jnanpith awardee died of multiple organ failure at 6:33 pm. Dr H Sudarshan Ballal, director of Manipal Hospital, said that Ananthamurthy
‘Librarians should take the maximum benefit of Information Communication Technology and adapt themselves like Smart Phones to provide latest information services to library users,’ said Professor K Byrappa, vice chancellor of
The general public rescued an ill patient who tried to commit suicide by lying on train track being reported nearby Nehru Nagar, here on Thursday August 21.The rescued has been identified as thirty-eight-year-old Ganesh, a native of
LiveJam, in their Breakfree Tour, performed at TRIO World School, Sahakarnagar today. With its expertise in working with school students through Breakfree tour in India and abroad, LiveJam aims to bring a transformation in Urban Teens through Music. The program comprised of fun
A leopard, which fell into a well in the premises of a house near Udupi has been rescued by forest department officials, police said. The well was located in the premises of Balakrishna Poojary at Yermady in Havanje village. The leopard was rescued by forest officials and police
Lions Club, Moodubelle along with Udupi Zilla Panchayat, Forest Department-Udupi Zone, NSS Unit of St. Lawrence Degree College, St. Lawrence English Medium High School and Church Aided Higher Primary School observed
Finance minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday, clarified that his comment on how "one incident like the Nirbhaya gang rape had cost the country millions of dollars", as something that has been misunderstood. "One small incident of rape
After basing its most potent Sukhoi-30MKI fighters at Tezpur and Chabua, India has now begun deploying six Akash surface-to-air missile (SAM) squadrons in the northeast to deter Chinese jets, helicopters and drones against
Chief minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate Mangalore Dasara 2014 at Kudroli Sri Gokarnanatha Temple on September 27. Former Union minister and Kudroli Temple chief patron B Janardhan Poojary stated in a press release that Siddaramaiah will formally inaugurated Mangalore
The annual general body meeting of Maharashtra Konkan Association® was held at St Dominic High School auditorium, Panth Nagar, Ghatkopar, here recently. The Association president Leo Fernandes presided the
A youngster who was reported missing from here since a few days has committed suicide in Mumbai on Wednesday August 20. The deceased has been identified as nineteen-year-old Pradeep, son of Virupaksha. Pradeep and Kariamma who are hailing from Hassan were living in a
L V Amin re-elected as new president of Kannada Sangh Santacruz ® during the annual general body meeting held at Billawa Bhavan auditorium, Santacruz (East) here recently. Nityanand D Kotian (vice president), Sujata R Shetty
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