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Court acquits social worker charged with Naxal links
Court acquits social worker charged with Naxal links

The district and sessions court of Udupi has acquitted Yashoda, a social worker based in Mavinkere in Kalasa in Chikmagalur who was arrested for involvement with Naxals in 2003.

Healthcare camp organized for the needy in Town Hall
Healthcare camp organized for the needy in Town Hall

A special heath care camp, including free health insurance for BPL card holders, free cataract test and treatment, free embryo and breast cancer check up

GP workers to protest against non-availability of facilities
GP workers to protest against non-availability of facilities

The Gram Panchayat Noukarara Sangha will organize a 24-hour protest in front of the Zilla Panchayat office from Nov 3 Thursday 10:00 a.m. to Nov 4 Friday 10:00 a.m.

DYFI organizes protest rubbishing Shankar Bhat’s allegations
DYFI organizes protest rubbishing Shankar Bhat’s allegations

The DYFI (district unit) organized a protest in front of the DC’s office on Oct 27 Thursday condemning former MCC mayor Shankar Bhat’s allegation that the DYFI collected Rs. 500 from

KACES observes 200th birth anniversary of Dr. Herman Moegling
KACES observes 200th birth anniversary of Dr. Herman Moegling

The Karnataka Christian Education Society (KACES) observed the 200th birth anniversary of Dr. Herman Moegling (1811 – 1881), a German missionary from Basel Mission, in the Bishop Jathanna Auditorium, Balmatta. 

Foreign couple gets married the Hindu way at Panambur Beach
Foreign couple gets married the Hindu way at Panambur Beach

Wolfram Wintzer of Germany and Jacintha of Australia got married at Panambur Beach according to Hindu traditions on Oct 27 Thursday. 

ISKCON celebrates Govardhan Giridhari festival
ISKCON celebrates Govardhan Giridhari festival

The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) on Arya Samaj Road, Balmatta celebrated Govardhan Giridhari with great enthusiasm. 

Chaminda Vaas benefit-match  in Mangalore on November 19
Chaminda Vaas benefit-match in Mangalore on November 19

Magnum Intergrafiks in association with Dakshina Kannada Cricket Association and the Sri Lankan Cricket team will play a T20 Cricket match in Mangalore on November 19.

Workshop on safety aspect of table top airports on Oct 29,30
Workshop on safety aspect of table top airports on Oct 29,30

The department of civil engineering of the NIT-K and the Mangalore Airport Diamond Jubilee Celebration Committee will jointly organize a 2-day workshop on safety at table top airports on Oct 29 – 30 at NIT – K

Water supply maintenance to be handed over to ZP
Water supply maintenance to be handed over to ZP

The Mangalore City Corporation (MCC) has decided to hand over the responsibility of maintaining water supply to Padu, Adyar, and Thumbe Gram Panchayats to the Zilla Panchayat

Fireworks set 2 vehicles on fire
Fireworks set 2 vehicles on fire

Fireworks accidents are common at Diwali in spite of warnings from government bodies, the media, and various organizations. 

Lightning claims 2 lives in Mangalore, Karkala
Lightning claims 2 lives in Mangalore, Karkala

Two youth lost life and six sustained injuries when lightning struck them in Mangalore and Karkala on Tuesday.

Ramanath Rai criticizes BJP for making empty promises
Ramanath Rai criticizes BJP for making empty promises

Addressing a press conference today, B. Ramanath Rai, the MLA of Bantwal, stated that former CM B. S. Yeddyurappa had promised that he would build a state without huts

SCGG celebrates platinum jubilee
SCGG celebrates platinum jubilee

The Sisters of Charity of St. Capitanio and Gerosa (SCCG) celebrated their platinum jubilee at Belvedere in Angelore recently.

Bus plunges into paddy field, 4 seriously injured
Bus plunges into paddy field, 4 seriously injured

A private bus going to Mangalore dived into a paddy field by NH66 in Katpady on the evening of Oct 26.