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Newly launched Bike Ambulance is lying abandoned for want of riders

Newly launched Bike Ambulance is lying abandoned for want of riders

If an ambulance donated by a voluntary organisation to facilitate poor patients is lying abandoned in the Wenlock Hospital premises, now there is an addition to the list, the recently launched much hyped Bike Ambulance.

Endosulfan affected boy braves odds to pass SSLC in first division

Endosulfan affected boy braves odds to pass SSLC in first division

An Endosulfan affected boy has braved all odds to pass SSLC examination in first division by securing 518 marks.

Oil pilferage led to pipeline leakage, says officer

Oil pilferage led to pipeline leakage, says officer

A senior officer who has visited Peerdabettu near Allaru in Panjikallu village of Bantwal

taluk where an oil pipeline leakage was reported in the Mangaluru-Bengaluru Petronet MHB

pipeline, has observed that an attempt to pilfer oil from the pipeline might have led to the leakage.

A hole was noticed in the pipeline located three feet deep and it looks like the handiwork of oil

thieves, the officer said.

Bada Yermal women stall sand mining activities near Anganavadi

Bada Yermal women stall sand mining activities near Anganavadi

Women of Bada Yermal area near Padubidri stalled illegal sand mining activities in the area close by an Anganavadi centre on May 13, Wednesday. The women resorted to this move after repeated appeals to the authorities to put an end to the illegal activity went in vain.

Pvt buses blatantly flouting traffic rules; authorities apathetic, complain public

Pvt buses blatantly flouting traffic rules; authorities apathetic, complain public

Several complaints are pouring in against private buses alleging that they face no action despite blatantly flouting traffic rules and also failing to halt the buses at some particular bus stops.

Hindu youth bashed up for travelling in car with Muslim girls

Hindu youth bashed up for travelling in car with Muslim girls

It has come to light of late that a Hindu youth who was travelling in a car with two Muslim girls was caught hold of and given a good bashing by locals at Bollai Pattugudde in Sajipamuda village on May 10, Sunday evening.

Voluntary organisation wins appreciation by donating houses to poor

Voluntary organisation wins appreciation by donating houses to poor

The Reliance Association of Haleyangady Bollur has won the appreciation of the public through its humanitarian gesture of constructing houses to two poor families at a cost of around Rs 7 lakhs.

Cancellation of Karnad’s play “Nagamandala” stirs controversy

Cancellation of Karnad’s play “Nagamandala” stirs controversy

The last minute cancellation of Girish Karnad’s play “Nagamandala” at the Shree Narasimha Temple premises at Parkala recently, has literally kicked off a row.

Wild bulls spotted near Uchila Temple; locals panic

Wild bulls spotted near Uchila Temple; locals panic

The spotting of two huge wild bulls in a forest area close by the Uchila Mahalingeshwara Temple on May 8, Friday morning, has sent waves of panic among locals more.

Auto driver displays exemplary honesty

Auto driver displays exemplary honesty

An autorickshaw driver of Punjalakatte near here has won appreciation from all over for his display of exemplary honesty by returning a bundle of currency notes worth Rs 1.5 lakhs which he had found on the roadside.

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