MU: Online registration begins to participate in convocation

Thursday, March 9th, 2023

Mangalore: Eligible Ph.D. degree candidates, gold medal winners and cash prize winners who wish to attend the 41st convocation of Mangalore University to be held at Mangala Auditorium of Mangalore University on March 15th at 11 am in person can register their names and details at (available in Mangalore University website). If case of […]

End of college education is just beginning of life: Dr. Sudha Murthy

Saturday, April 10th, 2021

Mangalore: The end of college education is just beginning of life. In this competitive world, the waves of hardship cannot be prevented, but they can be overtaken, opined Infosys Foundation Chairperson Dr. Sudha Murthy. Delivering the convocation address online during the 39th convocation of the Mangalore University which was held at Mangala Auditorium here on […]

Beedi worker’s daughter does parents proud

Friday, June 19th, 2015
Beedi workers

Mangaluru : Shwetha Bhandary P. finds it tough to hold back her emotions seeing her teary-eyed mother, Brinda Bhandary. “It is sheer hard work that has brought my daughter to this level,” says Ms. Brinda, a beedi worker, while she is embraced by Shwetha for a photograph before media persons at the 33rd annual convocation […]

President Pranab Mukherjee received a warm welcome at Mangalore International Airport

Friday, July 18th, 2014
President of India

Mangalore : President of India Pranab Mukherjee received a warm welcome by the district administration at Mangalore International Airport here on July 18. B Ramanath Rai, minister for forest, environment and ecology, welcomed the president along with Mangalore mayor Mahabala Maarla, Dakshina Kannada deputy commissioner A B Ibrahim and police commissioner R Hitendra. President Mukherjee […]

Mangalore University presents honorary doctorates to Kadri Gopalnathan, Kambara, Subbaiah

Sunday, February 24th, 2013
Mangalore University doctorates

Mangalore : State Governor and Mangalore University Chancellor HR Bharadwaj conferred honorary doctorates on three outstanding personalities namely Dr Kadri Gopalnathan, famous saxophone artiste, Dr Chandrashekhar Kambara, eminent writer and folk scholar and AB Subbaiah, the famed hockey player from Coorg. The doctorates were presented during the 31st convocation held on February 23, Saturday. Dr […]

Minor issues in Party do not affect State administration – DVS

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012
DV Sadananda Gowda

Mangalore :  CM D. V. Sadananda Gowda said that the state government has not been affected by recent incidents. He was speaking to the reporters at the helipad after arriving Mangalore to participate in the 30th annual convocation of Mangalore University. Speaking on the trouble caused by the former chief minister B. S. Yeddyurappa, he […]

43 new fellows inducted into Pierre Fauchard Academy at silver jubilee convocation

Sunday, December 18th, 2011
Pierre Fauchard Academy

Mangalore : The silver jubilee convocation and awards ceremony of Pierre Fauchard Academy (India Section) was held at Hotel Ocean Pearl on Dec 17 Saturday. A total of 43 new fellows were inducted into the academy and honoured them with certificate and medal. The chief guest Prof. Dibyendu Mazumder, the president of the Dental Council […]

President urge students to check drug manace

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010
President Pratibha Patil in Manipal

Manipal : President Pratibha Patil on Wednesday arrived to Manipal University and encouraged the students to use the innovative ideas for the betterment of the society and stay away from drugs. Delivering the convocation address at the Kasturba Medical College Greens of the University, she said that ‘Drugs destruct the students life and when students […]

Pejawar Shree conferred with Honourary doctorate

Sunday, December 5th, 2010
Shree Vishweshwara Teertha Swamiji

Tumkur :  Shree Vishweshwara Teertha Swamiji of Pejawar Mutt was conferred with the Honourary doctorate for his contribution to education and social service by Tumkur University in Tumkur on December 4, Saturday. Governor HR Bhardwaj presented the Honorary Doctorate to Sri Vishveshwaratheertha Swamiji during fourth convocation ceremony of the University on Saturday. The other recipient […]