Teachers removed rakhis from students’ wrists and throw them in dustbin

Saturday, August 13th, 2022

Mangaluru :  Hindu organisations and BJP workers staged a protest on Friday against Infant Mary English Medium School in Katipalla, after teachers removed rakhis tied around the wrist of children and threw them in the dustbin. Harinakshi, whose nephew goes to the school, said parents and children were pained after teachers had forcefully cut rakhis […]

Mangaluru : Yenepoya and Indira college 12 students arrested for selling ganja

Saturday, July 9th, 2022
Ganja Students

Mangaluru : The CCB police on Saturday arrested 12 students for possessing ganja and for their involvement in the supply of the narcotic substance to students and the public in the city. Police said the group was nabbed after the police conducted an investigation based on a tip-off that some students are engaged in the […]

Savarkar photo at University College classroom removed

Thursday, June 9th, 2022

Mangaluru : The University College in Mangaluru two students hanging portraits of Veer Savarkar and Bharath Matha inside a classroom. The video soon went viral and some students brought the same to the matter of the Principal who summoned the two students and ensured the portraits were removed. It may be recalled here that the […]

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 […]

Nine students tested positive for Covid-19

Monday, December 6th, 2021

Mangaluru : After more than a month, Dakshina Kannada districts found a cluster where nine students tested positive for Covid-19 as on Monday. Deputy commissioner Dr K V Rajendra said that a cluster was identified in a paramedical college in the city outskirts where nine positive cases were reported in the last three days. Dr […]

Kanachuru educational institution 11 students arrested for ragging

Thursday, February 11th, 2021
Kanachuru Raging

Mangaluru : The Police have arrested a total of 11 students of Kanachuru educational institution in Konaje police station limits, on the charges of ragging  of first year physiotherapy students in the college. Those arrested are Abdul Basith, Akshay K S, Jeron Cyril, Ashin Babu, Jabin Mahroof, Mohammad Shammas, Robin Biju, Mohammad Suraj, Abdul Anas Mohammad and Jaffin […]

Three students injured in truck – private bus collision

Saturday, January 25th, 2020

Mangaluru : In an truck and a private bus collision three students sustained injured at Babbukatte near Thokkottu on January 25, Saturday afternoon. All the injured have been admitted to a private hospital at Derlakatte. One of the injured students has suffered a fracture in leg. when As the truck had collided against the bus from the rear, […]

Bengaluru : ‘Empowerment centres, laptops key to skiling students’

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Bengaluru : The state government on Sunday kick-started the launch of Youth Empowerment Centres to offer career guidance and support for students across the state. The inaugural was held during the commemoration of Swami Vivekananda’s birth anniversary at Kanteerava Indoor Stadium on Sunday. The government described the empowerment centres as a means of giving students […]

Students felicitated on World Environment Day

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Mangaluru : This student of St. Agnes School, Bendoorwell and Annu Nayak from Belthangady were  felicitated on Wednesday for their contribution to greenery in the district. This felicitation was part of the World Environment Day programme at Townhall Mangalore. The sunny atmosphere at her schoolground inspired 12-year-old Hani H.R. to start a ‘green army’ of children […]

32,786 DK students to face SSLC exams

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Mangaluru: The 2017-18 year S.S.L.C. exams will begin from March 23rd to April 6th. Altogether 32,786 students of which 17,364 are boys and 15,422 are girls will be attending the exam from the district. Of these included are 28,966 school students, 2,263 school re-attempting students and 1,215 private candidates and 342 private re-attempting students. Exam […]