Pioneer Child Specialist Dr. P. N. Krishnamurthy Passes Away

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
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Mangaluru : Pioneering pediatrician and legendary medical educator Dr. P.N. Krishnamurthy passed away on Monday, 2nd March 2015 at 11:30 p.m. due to prolonged illness. He was aged 84 years. The end came at his residence located at Kadri Kambla in the city, though few days back he had been briefly admitted to KMC Hospital […]

WHD Drawing Competition held at KMC Hospital, Mangalore

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
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Mangalore : KMC Hospital organized the World Heart Day Drawing Competition for the Tenth consecutive year on the theme “Heart Healthy Environment” for Class 4 to Class 10 students. Nearly 360 students and 30 in-patient children from across the city participated in this Drawing competition and made it a huge success. Attractive cash prizes will […]

Two Killed, several injured in an accident between KSRTC bus and Bolero

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
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Mangalore : The KSRTC bus and Bolero head collision claimed two lives including Gayatri, the wife of Labhu Ram, former SP, Dakshina Kannada and the driver of Bolero, here on Wednesday April 2. The accident took place at Neere, Jeddinangadi, Bailooru, Karkala. The Bolero moving from Karkala to Udupi after a visit from Dharmasthala. The bus […]

KMC dental college and school at atthavar fined Rs. 3.40 Crore for illegal use of power in 4 years

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
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Mangalore: Further to the complaint lodged by a citizen, T S Haneef Saheb this week, the MESCOM sent its Vigilante team led by officer Harishchandra on December 10 along with department officials from Shivmogga, chikkamagalur, Udupi and Kadri to Athavar to check up the document of KMC hospital in Athavar and also of KMC dental […]

KMC to offer tertiary care to children suffering from cancer

Friday, October 11th, 2013
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Mangalore : The KMC Hospital will be offering  tertiary care facilities to children diagnosed with cancer  through the new Paediatric Haematology Oncology Department. Informing this to reporters, Medical Superintendent of the hospital Dr Anand Venugopal said children suffering from cancer which can be cured should not be ignored and should get proper treatment. He said […]

School boy electrocuted due to hi-tension wire in school compound

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
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Udupi: A ninth standard boy named Karthik Nallur (16) lost his life due to electrocution and two other boys sustained critical injuries when an iron flag pole which they were carrying for installation in the  Holekoppa Govt School grounds at Shringeri, touched an hi-tension wire on September 8, Tuesday. Two other students namely Ranjan Horanadu […]

Student commits suicide : More protest by students against changes in carry over system

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013
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Udupi :  A second year polytechnic student of Udupi has reportedly ended his life by hanging himself at his house at Sagri. It is said he could not appear for third semester classes as he had failed in five subjects. The deceased has been identified as Santosh Kumar (20), son of Sundar and Pratibha Jatanna. […]

Woman throws acid on man at Bhatkal over property dispute

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013
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Bhatkal : A  man from Uttarakoppa inBhatkal taluk is admitted to the KMC Hospital at Manipal in a critical state after a  neighbouring woman reportedly threw acid on his face on July 15, Monday night. A property dispute is said to be the cause of the attack. The victim is Benny Joseph (38) while the […]

3 year old child dies after accidental fall into sambar vessel

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
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Udupi : Three year old Chethan, son of Venkatesh a labourer, met a tragic end when he fell into a hot sambar vessel  while playing in his house. It is said the child which sustained serious burn injuries in the mishap reported on July 14, was admitted to KMC Hospital, Manipal where he died on […]

Health Minister Khader inaugurates hi-tech scanning machine at KMC Hospital, Manipal

Monday, July 15th, 2013
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Manipal :  The 16 Slice Big Bore CT machine at the Shirdi Sai Baba Cancer Centre at KMC Hospital, Manipal was inaugurated by Health and Family Welfare Minister UT Khader on July 14, Sunday. KMC Hospital, Manipal is the second hospital in the state to have such ultra-modern machinery.  The machinery covers a large area […]