Over 20 global varsities attend ICAS’s silver jubilee celebrations
Manipal : Strengthen bilateral relations between India and Australia to promote higher education opportunities for Indian students in leading Australian universities, said Australian Consul-General, Susan Grace at the silver jubilee celebrations of International Center for Applied Sciences (ICAS), a constituent unit of Manipal Academy of Higher Education at the Dr TMA Pai Auditorium here on Saturday, August 3.
Two arrested for house theft
Udupi: The town police arrested have two persons who for allegedly stealing gold ornaments and cash from a house in the city on July 16.
Four cops-cum-cattle thieves suspended
Udupi: The four police personnel who had abetted illegal cattle trafficking in Sasthan under Kota Police Station limits, have been suspended, said Nisha James, District Superintendent of Police.
Six inmates of Vishwasada Mane go back home
Udupi: As many as three men and three women found roaming in the streets and admitted at the Vishwasada Mane at Shankerpura are now returning to their respective homes, said Pastor Sunil John D’Souza.
Various associations hold protest against mob lynchings in country
Udupi: The Karnataka Komu Sauhardha Vedike, Muslim Okkoota, CITU, Dalita Damanithara Swabhimani Samiti, International Christian Associations Federation, Catholic Sabha, Bahujan Kranthi Morcha and other associations of the district organised a procession and protest meet against the group lynching, anti-constitution and anti-minorities attitude etc., on Friday, July 12.
RWH units must in houses under construction, under planning: Udupi DC
Udupi: Having a Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) system in place while constructing/completion of a new house is mandatory. The houses which are yet to be constructed must imbibe an RWH unit in the plan, failing which no licence/permission will be issued for the house construction.
Cancer causing bacteria gains antibiotic resistance, find scientists
Manipal: A study by the Kasturba Medical College and tertiary care hospital said to be first of its kind from Karnataka has found that Helicobacter pylori, a bacterium that resides in the human stomach and causes ulcers, gastritis and stomach cancers, has gained resistance to three commonly used antibiotics – metronidazole, levofloxacin and clarithromycin, that the drugs may not be able to provide relief anymore.
WHO lists Manipal Poison Detection Centre in its website directory
Manipal: The Manipal Poison Detection Centre which was started on March 20, 2015, has been recently recognised by the World Health Organization (WHO) for its contributions as a specialised unit that advises on and assists with the prevention, diagnosis and management of poisoning.
Experts review bio-threat mitigation training resources at MIV, Manipal
Manipal: In view of the rising global concern for possible bio-attacks, experts from human and animal health institutes met at Manipal Institute of Virology, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal, on June 28, to review the training materials on bio-threat mitigation in India.
More coastal youth must join police force: ADGP Bhaskar Rao
Udupi: People of coastal region are very courageous, intelligent and enterprising. The youth of this region should join the police forces in large numbers so that the police department can achieve greater heights said KSRP ADGP Bhaskar Rao.
Eradicate drug menace on war footing, says MAHE VC
Manipal: Center of Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances, under the Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, MAHE observed the United Nations' International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, with a series of programmes at the Interact Hall in KMC on Wednesday, June 26.