Burkha and Hijab inside classroom, MGM College closed

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022
mgm College

Mangaluru :  After a group of students arrived wearing saffron turbans and shawls to counter the students wearing burkha, tension prevailed outside Mahatma Gandhi Memorial (MGM) College in Udupi on Tuesday. As the students demanded that they should be allowed to wear the hijab inside the classroom, the college authorities rushed at the entrance to […]

Clash erupts between students against hijab issue at Udupi’s MGM college

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022

Udupi :  A large group of students wearing saffron stoles and headgears raised slogans in the college campus against the hijab as female Muslim students arrived at the college wearing headscarves at Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College in Udupi on Tuesday. Confusion and tension prevailed at the college and the college authorities closed the gate to prevent students wearing shawls […]

Guest lecturer commits suicide by hanging at MGM College staff quarters

Friday, December 24th, 2021

Udupi : A guest lecturer of the Government First Grade College in Tirthahalli of Shivamogga district, has ended his life by hanging himself here on December 23, Thursday. The deceased is Sriharsha Shanbhog (38). It is learnt, he was depressed as his job was not made permanent. His wife works as a guest lecturer at […]

‘Withdraw case or face agitation’

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Udupi: The district units of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and the Bajrang Dal have taken exception to the case filed by the police against them and leaders of Durga Vahini for holding a signature campaign against Love Jihad near MGM College Bus Stop here on January 22. The police registered the case against the […]

My priority is first studies, then acting, says child artist

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Mangaluru: Manohara K., winner of national and State award for Best Child Artiste for his role in the Kannada film Railway Children, said on Tuesday that his first priority was to complete his studies, earn a degree and then think of acting in films though he loved acting. Speaking at an interaction programme at MGM […]

Vadiraja Kanakadasa music festival in Udupi from Friday

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Udupi: The 40th annual Vadiraja Kanakadasa Music Festival would be held at the Nutana Ravindra Mantapa on the MGM College campus here on December 15 and 16. This event is being organised by the Vadiraja Kanakadasa Sangeetotsava Samithi, the Kanakadasa Adhyayana Samshodhana Peetha, the Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), MGM College and the Sarigama Bharathi […]

Ashmitha parents decided to donate her eyes 

Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Ashmita Suvarna

Udupi: A I PUC Student of MGM College was critically injured in a tragic road mishap at Kinnimulki on the NH 66 on Thursday evening has been declared brain dead at the KMC Hospital at Manipal on June 17, Saturday morning. Ashmita Suvarna, resident of Ambalpady was knocked down by speeding Swift D’Zire car bearing […]

PU student commits suicide in Udupi

Thursday, March 9th, 2017
PU student Harish

Udupi: A 17-year-old student allegedly committed suicide in Udupi district on Wednesday, reportedly unable to bear the pressure to score well in the coming pre-university examinations. Harish, a second PU Commerce student at the MGM College in Udupi, ended his life by hanging himself at his house when his parents were away, police said. Family […]

Four injured after bus topples on a car

Saturday, September 24th, 2016
udupi bus accident

Udupi: Four people were injured after a mini bus overturned on a car near MGM College, on Saturday. The bus was plying from Shivamogga to Manipal. Bus driver suddenly applied break to avoid a scooter, which was passing across the road without giving any signal. Due to the sudden application of break, bus skidded over […]

Beware stray dogs : Issue raised in Udupi CMC general body meeting

Saturday, August 1st, 2015
stray dogs

Udupi : The issue of stray dogs dominated the general body meeting of Udupi City Municipal Council (CMC) here on Friday. Raising the issue, Dinaker Shetty, councillor, said that people in various wards were complaining that there were lot of stray dogs. Another councillor Narsimha Nayak said that stray dog problem was high near MGM […]