Young couple found dead in a rented house

Monday, March 14th, 2016
Kochi Couples

Mangaluru : A young couple have been found dead at Dattanagar near Shaktinagar in the city on Sunday night, March 13. The incident came to light after neighbours who informed the house owner on Monday. The owner broke open the house, the couple was found hanging from the ceiling of the fan. It is said, […]

3 killed, 1 seriously injuried in Goods tempo and Tata Ace accident at Yedapadavu

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
yedapadavu accident

Mangaluru: Three persons were killed, one sustained severe injuries after a tempo and tipper collided at Yedapadavu on Tuesday, March 8. The deceased have been identified as Kallappa (37) from Hubballi, Sonu (35) from Jharkand and Prakash Rao (34) from Mangaluru. It is said,a speeding goods tempo first hit a bike and then rammed into […]

KMC proposes to develop Wenlock Hospital

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
Wenlock Hospital

Mangaluru : The KMC, Mangaluru, has proposed to carry out the infrastructure development of the Government Wenlock Hospital in a public-private partnership (PPP ) at a cost of Rs 50 crore-100 crore. The proposal was made at a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner A B Ibrahim at the officer’s court hall in Mangaluru on Monday. KMC Mangaluru […]

Government Wenlock Hospital to soon get TB diagnostic machine

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Mangaluru : Sputum sample of a person suspected of Tuberculosis from the district will no longer be referred to Vijayapura or Bengaluru for diagnosis. A machine for quick diagnosis of Tuberculosis (TB) and multi-drug resistant TB (MDR-TB) will be installed at the Government Wenlock Hospital here by this month-end. The Cartridge-based Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing […]

Govt. Wenlock Hospital gets blood component separator

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

Mangaluru : The Government Wenlock Hospital here no longer depends on other blood banks in the city to separate platelets, red blood cells and plasma from the whole blood. It has upgraded its blood component separation unit to meet the demand for blood components among patients admitted in it and other needy persons. The Regional […]

Health department treats Indian system of medicine : Khader

Monday, December 21st, 2015
Health department treats Indian system of medicine : Khader

Mangaluru : Minister for Health and Family Welfare U T Khader said the Health department treats Indian system of medicine on a par with allopathic medicine. An Ayush hospital will come up at the district Wenlock hospital premises in Mangaluru shortly. Speaking at the inauguration of the two-day Ayush Habba 2015, organised by the Ayush […]

Isubu had life threat since last two months : Family members

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
Maduru isubu

Mangaluru : “My brother Madoor Isubu had life threat since last two months. The family had brought the issue to the notice of City Police Commissioner. He was murdered due to the negligence of the police personnel,” said Moideen, brother of Madoor Isubu who was hacked to death in Mangaluru sub jail on Monday. He […]

An auto rickshaw driver stabbed by the biker in Market road

Sunday, September 13th, 2015
Auto Driver stab

Mangaluru: In broad daylight an auto rickshaw driver was stabbed by the biker near Roopavani theatre in Market road on Sunday., September 13. It is said, the auto rickshaw driver who questioned a biker for entering to one way lane in Market road at around 2.30 pm was assaulted and stabbed. The auto driver has […]

Attendants to patients to get food once a day at Wenlock Hospital

Saturday, August 15th, 2015
Wenlock Hospital

Mangaluru : Those who accompany patients at the Government Wenlock Hospital will no longer go hungry, as a charitable trust will now provide them food. The catering facility at the hospital is open only for the patients. Snehalaya Charitable Trust will provide the attendants rice and sambar around noon. “We will provide food to as […]

3 blocks roof in Wenlock Hospital leakage

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015
leakage wenlock hospital

Mangaluru : Government Wenlock Hospital Superintendent H.R. Rajeshwari Devi has expressed the need for Rs. 15.15 crore for repair of leaking portions in three blocks of the hospital. Dr. Devi said that the hospital was handling nearly 700 patients every day that includes cases related to cancer, neurology and specialities. With leaking roofs, it was […]