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Temple town still devoid of full-fledged KSRTC bus terminus

Temple town still devoid of full-fledged KSRTC bus terminus

The temple town of Udupi which sees an influx of tourists round the year, however sadly lacks a full-fledged KSRTC bus terminus.

Aggrieved woman sits on protest against ex-chief of Padubidri GP

Aggrieved woman sits on protest against ex-chief of Padubidri GP

A woman named Mallika Poojary, an ASHA worker in Inna village and also a beauty parlour owner in Padubidri sat on a protest outside the Gram Panchayat office at Padubidri on July 3, Friday alleging injustice and cheating by the former panchayat president Vijaya M Amin.

Raghaveshwara seer case : CID sleuths visit Peraje Mutt

Raghaveshwara seer case : CID sleuths visit Peraje Mutt

A team of CID sleuths arrived in the town on July 1, Wednesday and visited the Sri Ramachandrapur Mutt branch at Maani Peraje among other places to conduct enquiry in connection with the rape case registered against Raghaveshwara Swami of Ramachandrapur Mutt by Premalatha Shastri.

ANF combing underway in Naxal hit areas

ANF combing underway in Naxal hit areas

About 30 personnel of the District Police and Anti-Naxal Force are on a combing operation since the past three days in Killur, Kolli, Navoor areas following information that there were Naxal activities in the Kudremukh National Park limits.

Oscar visits grief-stricken family of Akshatha; assures help

Oscar visits grief-stricken family of Akshatha; assures help

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha MP Oscar Fernandes visited the residence of Akshata Devadiga, a second PUC student of Byndoor College who was murdered while returning home from college, and consoled her grieving family members.

Miscreants dig road to prevent sand lorries

Miscreants dig road to prevent sand lorries

In a shocking case reported from Sarapady some miscreants have dug up a rural road on the pretext of putting a full stop to the unabated movement of sand lorries.

Udupi CMC swings into action as Malaria cases rise

Udupi CMC swings into action as Malaria cases rise

With the rise in Malaria cases in the town, the Health and Family Welfare Department as well as the Udupi CMC has taken up emergency measures to check the spread of the disease and also to sensitise the public on the preventive steps to be taken.

Puttige seer initiates Anantheshwara Temple renovation works amid opposition

Puttige seer initiates Anantheshwara Temple renovation works amid opposition

The Puttige Seer has initiated the task of renovating the ancient Anantheshwara and Chandramauleshwara Temple in front of the Krishna Mandir amid police protection despite opposition from the other six seers of the Ashta Mutts.

Udupi’s Ranga Mandir project gains momentum

Udupi’s Ranga Mandir project gains momentum

If the Ranga Mandir Project in Mangaluru is in the limbo even several years after the proposal was put forth, the Udupi District Administration on the other hand has initiated the Ranga Mandir proposal and has already identified a 1.35 acre land for the same at Shivalli.

Uchila bus terminus row; Sorake has his way

Uchila bus terminus row; Sorake has his way

A controversy that had cropped up over the issue of constructing a bus terminus in the heart of Uchila town following a tug of war between two groups, has finally been resolved after the intervention of Udupi District in-charge Minister,

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