MAHE celebrates International Day of Yoga
Manipal: Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal celebrated International Day of Yoga on Friday, June 21. The event was organized by the Division of Yoga, Centre for Integrative Medicine and Research (CIMR). Students, staff and faculty took part in the programme held at Marena Indoor Sports Complex.
Two die, 1 sustains serious injuries in accident
Udupi: Two persons were killed and another seriously injured in a gruesome accident that took place after the driver of a tipper truck lost control of his vehicle. The truck overturned on National Highway 66 on K G Road, Uppoor on Friday, June 21.
MAHE tops QS world rankings for private universities
Manipal: Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) emerged as the top-ranked private university in India according to the Quacquarelli Symonds World University Ranking 2020 released on Wednesday. In the 16th edition of the rankings, Manipal figures in the 701-750 band, up from 750-800 last year, among the 1620 considered universities and 1000 published universities from 82 countries. MAHE’s performance was among the top 66 per cent in the Rankings this time.
DC directs officials to submit report on Child Helpline within 10 days
Udupi: Deputy Commissioner Hephsiba Rani Korlapati has directed the officials to submit a report regarding creating awareness about the measures that need to be taken to safeguard children from the violence and improving child helpline. The DC has asked the officials to submit the report within 10 days.
Asare celebrates ten years of existence with enthusiasm
Manipal: Teachers, students, parents and well-wishers showed a lot of enthusiasm at the decennial celebrations of Asare, a home for special children with a school, rehabilitation centre, autism and learning disorder division.
General Body Meeting of Catholic Sabha Udupi Pradesh
Udupi: The General Body Meeting of Catholic Sabha Udupi Pradesh, Late Francis Danthi Memorial Literary Award and Late Denis D’Silva Memorial Essay Competition prize distribution was held at Mount Rosary Millennium Hall, Santhekatte, Kallianpur here on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
Suvarna Gopura dedicated at 800-yr-old Udupi Sri Krishna Temple
Udupi : The dedication ceremony of Suvarna Gopura or gold dome on the sanctum sanctorum at Sri Krishna temple was held on Thursday, June 6. Seers of the Ashta Maths performed the Suvarna Gopura Shikara Pratishte and Sahasra Rajatha Kalashibhisheka.
Christian brethren come over to Udupi Masjid with Eid-ul-Fitr greetings!
Udupi: Eid-ul Fitr celebration in Udupi truly gave out the message of peace, harmony and mutual trust as the members of the Catholic Sabha of the diocese came over to Udupi Jamia Masjid in the city and greeted the Muslim brethren on the auspicious day. The diocese members also handed over saplings to Muslim brethren.
MAHE celebrates World Environment Day
Manipal: Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal celebrated World Environment Day at the campus here on Tuesday. Pro-Chancellor, Dr H.S. Ballal, flagged off an awareness rally by the students of Academy of General Education and Dr TMA Pai Foundation from the University building. This was followed by planting of saplings at the College of Nursing and a formal programme at Dr TMA Pai auditorium.
Wearing seat belts, helmets are compulsory: Udupi SP Nisha James
Udupi : Wearing seat belts while driving cars and helmets while riding two-wheelers is compulsory, said Nisha James, Superintendent of Police Udupi District. She said that an awareness week would be launched in the district in relation to the traffic rules and regulations.
MAHE signs MoU with Malmo University Sweden
Udupi: Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Malmo University, Sweden. The pact will help nursing students and faculties to gain international exposure through exchange, research, development and delivery of joint courses, participation in internationally funded projects and capacity building activities.
Milagres English Medium Kindergarten School celebrates Ruby Jubilee
Udupi: Milagres English Medium School Kallianpur is known for its quality and value based education for over four decades. This academic year 2019-20 marks the 40th anniversary of Milagres Kindergarten School which began way back in 1979 through the toil and effort of two visionaries namely Late Rev Fr G L Da Cruz and Thecla Pereira.
Infant Mortality Rate shoots up in district, Udupi DC seeks report
Udupi: Deputy Commissioner Hepsiba Rani Korlapati, worrying about the increased number of Infants Mortality in Udupi, instructed the Health department to submit a detailed report about the reasons behind the same and about the areas of its frequent occurrence.