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.
SDMIMD Director appointed for EPAS Accreditation Board
Mysuru: N R Parasuraman, Director, SDMIMD Mysore, has been appointed for the EPAS Accreditation Board by European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). He is the only member from India on the Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) Board. The other three are from Switzerland, Tunisia and Uruguay. EPAS is an international programme accreditation system operated by the EFMD which has 900 member organisations and is based in Brussels with offices in Asia and the Americas.
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.
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.
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.