• Sahyadri's Team Challengers secure 2nd place at US aerodesign event

    Mangaluru: Team Challengers of Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management, Mangaluru, secured second prize for oral presentation in micro-class category in SAE International Aerodesign held at Lakeland, Florida, USA.Team Challengers were also placed fourth in micro payload lifting capacity and...

  • Mangalore University likely to offer Tulu at PG and UG level

    Mangaluru: Mangalore University is planning to introduce a postgraduate course in Tulu as well as provide Tulu as an optional subject at the undergraduate level. The registrar (administration) of the university has issued a notification to constitute a seven-member committee headed by Kannada profes...

  • Ananth Kumar launches Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana in M'luru

    Mangaluru: Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Ananth Kumar on Saturday launched the Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana at the T V Ramana Pai hall in Mangaluru.The programme was organised by the Matrabhoomi Sauharda Sahakari Niyamita in association with the Bureau of Pharma Publi...

  • No delay in approving Arabic for B.A students: MU registrar

    Mangaluru: Mangalore University Registrar (Evaluation), MA Khan, said the university hadn't delayed the proposal to introduce Arabic as an optional language for B.A students."The constituent degree colleges of Mangalore University can apply for Arabic as an optional language from the academic year 2...

  • Uniform sand policy for coast under consideration: CM

    Udupi: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Friday said the government was thinking about enacting a uniform sand policy for the coastal districts. The CM answered queries on several issues such as the recent bypoll victories to the attack on Udupi DC. On the issue of the recent attack on Udupi ...

  • Workshop on drug safety monitoring held in Manipal

    Manipal: Manipal College of Nursing, Manipal, along with Manipal University-FAIMER International Institute for Leadership in Inter-professional Education (MUFIILIPE) organised a workshop on, "Pharmacovigilance: Drug safety monitoring" on Wednesday.In his keynote address, Dr. Ciraj AM, Director, MUFI...

  • Passenger arrested at MIA for trying to smuggle gold bars in his rectum

    Mangaluru: A passenger from Dubai was arrested by sleuths from the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) at the Mangaluru International Airport on Wednesday for trying to smuggle four gold bars into the country.The accused has been identified as Chattanchal Abdul Razak, 49, a resident of Kasargo...

  • KMC Manipal's 'INVICTUS 2017' to begin on April 24

    Manipal: INVICTUS 2017, the annual sports-cum-cultural/literary intercollegiate fest of Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, will be held from April 24 to April 30. Teams from across the country are expected to participate, with almost a 1000 boys and girls competing for top honours. Till last year, o...

  • Karopadi gram panchayat V-P hacked to death

    Mangaluru: A gang of unidentified miscreants hacked a youth to death inside the office of Karopadi Gram Panchayat in Bantwal taluk in broad daylight on Thursday.The victim has been identified as Abdul Jaleel Karopadi (36), vice-president of Karopadi Gram Panchayat. He is the son of Usman Karopadi, a...

  • 14 villages in DK to benefit as Maravur drinking water project is commissioned

    Mangaluru: In a first-of-its-kind project in Dakshina Kannada, a check dam constructed across River Gurupura (Phalguni) at Malavur was commissioned on Wednesday. The dam is part of a 42-cr multi-village drinking water supply project.The project will ensure drinking water to 56,000 people in 14 villa...

  • Kerala govt's new language policy angers Kasargod Kannadigas

    Kasargod: Pro-Kannada organisations in Kasargod have decided to fight the Kerala government's order to make the use of Malayalam mandatory in the state. At a meeting held in Kumble City Hall under the chairmanship of Karnataka Samithi President, advocate Muralidhar Ballukuraya, leaders termed t...

  • Prisoner makes good use of his ‘cooking assignment’, escapes from Mangaluru jail

    Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2017-03-10 14:06 Mangaluru: A 43-year-old prisoner accused of rape charge under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act escaped from Mangaluru jail in the wee hours of Friday.The accused is identified as Jinnappa Parava (37), son of Chennappa, a resi...