Student stranded in Kharkiv city to be in danger

Thursday, March 3rd, 2022

Belthangady :  A second year MBBS student from Ujire who stranded in Kharkiv city is said to be in danger in war torn Ukraine. Heena Fathima, is a second year MBBS student and daughter of Shahana and late Yaseen of Ujire. Heena is said to be presently sheltered in a bunker which is just 100 meters away from […]

6 arrested in connection to attacking hotel staff at Belthangady

Monday, January 25th, 2021
Belthangady Attack

Belthangady : Belthangady police have arrested six persons on the charges of barging into the hotel owned by the BJP Minorities cell leader of Ujire and assaulting the staff. Those arrested are Ashish Kumar, Parameshwar, Naveen, Arun Kumar and Ajith Kumar. The incident took place at around 8 pm on Saturday. The accused who were […]

Anubhav kidnappers remanded to 10-day police custody

Monday, December 21st, 2020
Anubhav Ujire

Mangaluru  : The eight year old boy Anubhav, who was the kidnap from outside his house in Ujire, was relieved after the child was rescued from kidnappers on Saturday. There were celebrations at the house and family members were distributing sweets to all those who visited the house. The family of the 8-year-old has thanked […]

Ujire : Kidnapped eight-year-old boy traced at Kolar, Six detained

Saturday, December 19th, 2020

Mangaluru : An eight-year-old boy kidnapped from Ujire in Beltangady taluk was traced in a house in Koormahosahalli in Malur taluk in Kolar district. He was rescued from the clutches of his six abductors by police in a swift operation in wee hours on Saturday. Sources told, Anubhav will be reunited with his distraught parents […]

kidnappers demand Rs 10 crore to release 8-year-old boy

Friday, December 18th, 2020

Belthangady : DK Superintendent of Police B M Lakshmiprasad visited the house of eight-year-old boy Anubhav who was reportedly kidnapped for ransom, at Ujire on Friday. Four teams have been constituted to investigate the case. The SP said that the reason behind the kidnappers’ demand of bitcoins for the release of the child will also be probed […]

locals caught a Youth in a rape attempt at Ujire

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

Beltangady: A youth attempted to rape a young girl who was grazing sheep at Ninnikallu in Ujire. Locals caught the alleged accused and handed him over to the police. It is said, Sadiq allegedly pulled the hand of the young girl who was grazing the sheep by the road side at Ninnikallu. When the girl wailed loudly, […]

Tahsildar spoted carrying EVM loaded trunk on his head at Ujire

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
Ganapathy Shastri

Belthangady: Belthangady tahsildar joined in with the staff and himself carried the trunks on his head During the EVM and other equipment related to voting into the strong room at Ujire SDM PU college, By neatly conducting the election and by becoming an example for the staff by coming forward with ingenuity to carry put […]

CET-2018 underway at 26 centres in district

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Mangaluru: The Common Entrance Test for admission to engineering and other professional courses has commenced across 26 centres in Dakshina Kannada district as elsewhere in the city on April 18, Wednesday amid strict vigil. If Biology Test was held in the morning, Mathematics Test is being held in the afternoon. CET for other subjects will […]

Ujire Native, Seminarian Found Dead in Shivamogga

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
sunil fernades

Ujire: Ujire native, seminarian of the diocese of Shivamogga found dead on Tuesday night in his chamber. The deceased has been identified as Sunil Fernandes (33) a native of Ujire, Dakshina Kannada district. As per the details available, Sunil was found hanged at his room in Chaithanya, a social service centre being run by the […]

‘Seaweed farming not a part of fishermen’s life’

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017
seaweed farming

Mangaluru: Seaweed farming hasn’t caught on even though the State’s coastline is conducive for it. There is a lack of awareness about it, and it’s not a part of fishermen’s life, said experts here on Monday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday suggested that fishermen and self-help group members could take up seaweed cultivation. In […]