Pejawar seer's fan files case against VHP leader for anti-Islam comment
Udupi: Former KRV leader and chief of ‘Pejawar Swamiji Muslim Fans Association’ Udupi Ansar Ahmed has filed a complaint at Udupi Town Police Station on Wednesday, December 5 against Manjunath Swamy, Regional Special Sampark Head of Vishwa Hindu Parishat for making controversial statement against Islam and the Muslim community.
Man has a narrow escape from death by Kambala buffalo
Udupi: Can you imagine a male buffalo wildly running towards you out of nowhere? You would have a blood rush in your hearts and brains, for sure. This exactly was the situation with some, who were there to witness the cultural and ethnic sport of the coastal city, ‘Kambala’ (buffalo race) in Cherkady village.
Manipal Universal Press releases book on drug delivery
Manipal: The 144th publication of the Manipal Universal Press, 'Affordable and Effective Drug Delivery', edited by Dr. N Udupa, Research Director-Health Sciences, MAHE, Manipal was released at the Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences here on Friday, November 30.
High level meeting on toll gate controversy fails
Udupi: A high level meeting which was held at Vidhan Soudha in Bengaluru to discuss ways of breaking an impasse over the collection of toll charges at the plazas set up in Sasthan and Hejamady failed as there was no consensus could be achieved. The meeting was held because of the strong opposition from the people and their representatives against toll collection at the gates.
Hejamady Port project: Udupi, DK DCs jointly inspect site
Udupi: Udupi Deputy Commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis and Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil conducted a joint inspection of the land that has been identified for the construction of a port at Hejamadi. The new port will potentially reduce the pressure on the Malpe and Mangaluru ports.
Police seek expulsion of 10 Matka bidders from the district
Udupi: The district police have sent a proposal to the deputy commissioner to expel ten Matka bidders from the district. Speaking to the media, District Superintendent of Police Laxman Nimbargi, during in his phone-in programme on Friday, November 23, said that earlier, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) had ordered the expulsion of ten Matka bidders from the district.
Much-awaited Indira Canteen inaugurated in Kundapura
Kundapura: At long last, Kundapura has finally received its very own Indira Canteen. The canteen at Shastri Circle was inaugurated on Wednesday, November 21, by district in-charge minister Dr Jayamala. The inauguration of this canteen that was set up at a cost of Rs 72 lakhs, was delayed owing to the election code of conduct that was in force during the recently held by-polls.