Forest officer convicted, sentenced to 5 yrs imprisonment and Rs 1.5 Cr fine

Friday, January 27th, 2023
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Mangaluru: A forest department official was convicted by a court here on January 27 in a disproportionate assets case. The Third Additional District Sessions (Special) Court Judge B B Jakati here convicted S Raghava Paatali, a Range Forest Officer of Sahyadri Range in Belthangady under the provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act 1988 and […]

Srinivas University receives grant from SERB

Friday, January 27th, 2023
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Mangaluru: Dr. Sandhya Shenoy, Associate Professor from Department of Materials Science and Engineering of Institute of Engineering and Technology, Srinivas University, Mukka has been granted an amount of Rs. 46 lakhs by Science and Engineering Research Board, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India to carry out research on thermoelectric materials under SRS Scheme. […]

Republic Day : One must remember the sacrifices made by our ancestors : Dr Yathish Kumar

Thursday, January 26th, 2023
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Mangaluru : “An Awareness on the duties of a citizen is the need of the hour. Republic Day is one of India’s greatest successes and achievements. It is one of the reasons why people of India can practice their democratic rights and responsibilities. One must remember the sacrifices made by our ancestors and the freedom […]

Dakshina Kannada District administration celebrates 74th Republic Day

Thursday, January 26th, 2023
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Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada District administration celebrated the 74th Republic Day  at the Nehru Maidan here on January 26, Thursday with patriotic fervour. Dakshina Kannada District in-charge Minister and State Minister for Kannada, Culture and Energy Sunil Kumar unfurled the national tri-colour and received the guard of honour. Deputy Commissioner M R Ravikumar, ZP CEO […]

India’s 74th Republic Day Celebration at Mangaluru International Airport

Thursday, January 26th, 2023
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Mangaluru: Mangaluru International Airport celebrated the 74th Republic Day in an atmosphere filled with patriotic pride. The gathering that comprised various stakeholders of the airport, relived the spirit in which the nation adopted the Constitution as its guiding principle and roadmap to the nation’s progress on this very day in 1950. The synchronized display of […]

POCSO case : Man gets 20 years jail and Rs 50,000 penalty

Wednesday, January 25th, 2023
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Belthangady : A 48 year old man from Belthangady has been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment by the Additional Sessions Court in a case of raping a minor girl. The convict has also been slapped a penalty of Rs 50,000. The convict is Bobby. He was earlier charged with repeatedly raping the minor girl from […]

Pramod Muthalik to contest Assembly election from Karkala

Tuesday, January 24th, 2023
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Karkala : Sri Rama Sene chief Pramod Muthalik announced that he will contest the coming Assembly election from Karkala constituency as an independent candidate. Addressing presspersons in Udupi, Mr. Muthalik said that his contest is against “corrupt and anti-Hindu politicians.” Mr. Muthalik said that he was unhappy with the way Karkala MLA V. Sunil Kumar […]

POCSO case accused arrested at Indo-Nepal border

Tuesday, January 24th, 2023
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Udupi : A man who was an accused in a POCSO case registered in Manipal police station and was absconding since the past two years, has been arrested at the Indo-Nepal border. The arrested person is Jithendra Sharki (26). He had failed to appear before the court since the past two years despite being served […]

Eight passengers arrested over Rs 2 cr seized at MIA

Friday, January 20th, 2023
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Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport have seized 3,677 grams of gold worth Rs 2,01,69,800 in different cases between January 1 and 18. As many as eight passengers were detained in this connection on charges of smuggling gold. During this period, e-cigarettes with e-nicotine liquid worth Rs 3,20,265 were seized from a […]

Mangaluru drug case : 7 medical students and 2 doctors suspended

Friday, January 20th, 2023
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Mangaluru: In an drug case, 7 medical students and 2 doctors involved have been suspended. Mangaluru police commissioner N. shashi Kumar, on Friday, told media that the private medical college and hospital in the city where the accused were studying or working has suspended them. As many as 15 persons, including doctors and medical students, […]