Exhibit calmness, patience and courage: DCP Annamalai
Manipal: “Nurses and policemen operate at the cutting edge level of the profession as they assess and deliver their jobs without compromise,” said K Annamalai, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Bengaluru, South Division, at the 29th Annual day celebration of Manipal College of Nursing at Dr. TMA Pai Auditorium in Manipal, on Friday, February 1.
Children's literary conference all set to kick off on Feb 2 in Barkur
Udupi: To mark the 156th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, Dharmastala Shantivana Trust, in association with Udupi Public Instruction Department and other like-minded organisations will be organising 18th edition of Children's literary conference at Smt Rukmini Shedthi National Government First Grade College, Barkuru in Udupi on Saturday, February 2.
No exemption for local vehicles at Hejamady Toll Gate
Udupi: Long-standing demand of the locals to exempt vehicles carrying Udupi registration number from paying the toll at Hejamady Toll Gate seems to be remaining a demand, with the officials of the Navayuga Construction Company saying that there is no reason why the local vehicles should be given an exemption.
Woman dumped on road after alleged abduction, accused escapes
Udupi: In a suspect case of abduction, a woman was kicked out of a car when she allegedly tried to escape. The driver of the grey Maruti Ritz dumped the car near Kinnimulki after kicking the woman out and fled the scene. The car in question bore a Udupi registration number plate.
Regional party leaders have no vision: B J Puttaswamy
Udupi: "The regional party leaders do not have any principle or vision for the country. These regional parties fear that in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will once again form the union government," said B J Puttaswamy, President of BJP State Backward Classes Morcha.
Manipal Marathon- 2019 to be held on February 17
Manipal: The 2019 edition of Manipal Marathon, powered by ICICI Bank, will be held here on February 17. This year, about 10,000 runners are expected to take part in four different distances and the marathon this year will carry a prize money of Rs eight lakhs. The races will be flagged off from the road in front of the food court and will end at KMC Greens.
3-day Intl Beach Wine Festival in Malpe from Jan 18
Udupi: The District Administration, State Horticulture Department, State Excise Department, Tourism Department, Karnataka Wine Board and Malpe Beach Development Authority will be jointly organising a three-day 'International Beach Wine Festival' from January 18 to 20 at Malpe Beach, Udupi.
Extensive precautionary measures taken to check monkey fever: DC
Udupi: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Priyanka Mary Francis, on Monday, January 14, said that there has not been any case of monkey fever in Udupi district so far, but extensive precautionary measures have been taken to prevent the spreading of the disease in the district.
Parked car bursts into flames after owner starts engine
Udupi: In an unfortunate incident, a fire broke out inside a parked car, causing huge losses to the owner. The car was reportedly parked outside the Geethanjali Silks Cloth shop here on Sunday, January 13 evening. No one was injured in the incident.