Udupi Regional Transport Authority revised autorickshaw fares

Tuesday, September 20th, 2022
auto-fare

Udupi : The Udupi Regional Transport Authority (RTA) on Monday revised autorickshaw fares in the district increasing the minimum fare from Rs.30 for the first 1.5 km to Rs.40 with effect from October 1. Similarly, the per km fare has also been enhanced from Rs.15 to Rs.20, said a notification from the RTA. It directed […]

Government approved two barrage-cum-bridges across the Sita River at Brahmavar

Tuesday, September 20th, 2022
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Udupi : The government has approved a proposal to build two barrage-cum-bridges across the Sita River in Brahmavar taluk, to solve a major issue of saltwater intrusion. The barrages to be built at two places in Brahmavar taluk, will help the district to prevent the inflow of saltwater to the river, said Udupi MLA Raghupathi […]

Puttur : Teacher asked students to remove their rakhis

Tuesday, September 20th, 2022
Puttur-Rakhi

Mangaluru : A teacher asked students to remove the rakhis tied around the wrist at the Government Higher Primary School in Papemajalu of Puttur taluk on Monday. Parents and members of a right-wing organisation expressed their displeasure at the teacher.  Headmistress Terez said the rakhis had turned black and dirty. “As it gets wet while washing […]

More studies needed on Tulu language and culture: Dr. D Veerendra Heggade

Monday, September 19th, 2022
veerendra Hegde

Mangaluru : Efforts are being put to add Tulu to the eighth schedule of the Constitution. However, we should not be limited to that and objective should be the preservation of our language and culture, opined Dharmasthala Dharmadhikari Dr. D Veerendra Heggade. He inaugurated the hundredth episode of Tulu webinar series being organised by Sri […]

Police arrested 4, including online food delivery boy selling cannabis

Monday, September 19th, 2022
cannabis

Udupi : Police have arrested an online food delivery boy from Manipal on charges of selling cannabis. According to police, he was selling drugs by wearing the dress of an online food delivery giant and actually worked for it. In addition, two of his accomplices who are from Palakkad in Kerala, have been arrested and […]

Girl student who missed from Mangaluru, traced

Saturday, September 17th, 2022
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Mangaluru : A girl student in the city for processing study visa went missing on Friday September 16 morning. Vasundara Raviraja Nayak (20), a resident of Kumta Hebail is the girl who went missing. Vasundara had arrived in the city in order to take student visa with her parents. They were residing at a lodge […]

Kinnigoli : Viral fever in children, more than 60 cases reported

Saturday, September 17th, 2022
Kinnigoli Viral Fever

Mangaluru: A private school in Kinnigoli of Mangaluru taluk, reported more than 60 cases of viral fever among its students. A team of health officials rushed to the village, and have been conducting surveillance of children and others in the village. The school declared three days of holiday, as a precaution, and on Friday, classes […]

Hotel employee commits suicide jumping into well

Saturday, September 17th, 2022
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Kudapur : A Hotel employee ended his life jumping into a well at Attikoodlu of Hosangadi village on Friday. The deceased is identified as Vinaya Shetty (33), a local resident and employee of a hotel. When Amasebail police arrived at the spot, none of the locals were ready to bring the body out of the […]

Thieves steals five tyres from a parked lorry at Shiroor

Friday, September 16th, 2022
truck’s tyres

Byndoor: Thieves stole five tyres from a parked lorry here when its owner was fast asleep near Shiroor toll gate. The lorry, headed towards Mangaluru from Ankola was being driven by its owner Purushottam who was also accompanied by his son Sahil. On Wednesday at around 11.30 pm the duo parked their vehicle near Shiroor […]

Hindi Diwas celebrated at University Evening College

Thursday, September 15th, 2022
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Mangaluru: Department of Hindi of University Evening College, Mangaluru celebrated “ Hindi Diwas ” at Shivaram Karanth Hall of the college on Wednesday. Chief Guest, Besant Women’s College Department of Hindi Head Dr. Parashuram Ganapathi Malge inaugurated the event. He spoke about the prominence of Hindi Diwas and how one can we use Hindi in […]