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Sharada Vidyalaya to hold cultural competitions for children

Mangalore, July 24: Sharada Educational Insitutions, Kodialbail, Mangalore, have organized Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district-level cultural competitions for primary, secondary and higher secondary students on July 26, 27, 28...

Name Bengaluru or Mangalore Airport after Tipu Sultan'

Mangalore, July 24: Indian Union Muslim League has urged the Union Government to rename either Bengaluru International Airport or Mangalore Airport after Tipu Sultan.

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Jayaprakash seeks extension of night train to Karwar

Udupi, July 24: K. Jayaprakash Hegde, Udupi-Chikmagalur MP, said on Monday that he had urged the Chairman of the Railway Board to extend the Bangalore-Mangalore night train to Karwar.

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Scarf row in Ramakunja ends; students return to classes

Mangalore, July 24: The 12-day-long protest by students of Ramakunjeshwara First Grade College in Puttur taluk seeking permission to wear 'hijab' in classrooms petered out on Monday, with many attending classes....

Govt gave only false assurances, says centenarian Salumarada Thimmakka

Udupi, July 24: Environmentalist Salumarada Thimmakka has accused the BJP-led State government of failing to fulfill its promises.

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Pejawar seer welcomes Kota Poojary's multi-crore pooja for rain

Udupi, July 24: Pejawar Mutt pontiff Vishwesha Tirtha Swamiji has welcomed the direction of Minister for Muzrai and Ports Kota Srinivas Poojary to offer multi-crore pooja in all temples...

Platform formed for free legal support to NRIs in Saudi Arabia

Jeddah, July 23: A non-profitable non-political movement to help needy and poor Indians in Saudi Arabia has been formed. The Pravasi Legal Aid Cell will address the grievances of NRIs who have been suffering from...

Three injured in clashes near Kumbla

Kasargod, July 24: Three youths were injured in clashes involving two groups at Bayar near Kumbla under the Manjeswaram police station limits on Sunday night, the police said.

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Kokrajhar ethnic violence toll mounts to 20; Shoot-at-sight order issued

Guwahati, July 23: Shoot-at-sight order was issued and indefinite curfew clamped in entire Kokrajhar district of Assam following fresh violence on Monday as the toll in the ethnic violence mounted to 20....

SC reduces govt's discretionary quota seats for Haj pilgrims

New Delhi, July 23: The Supreme Court today reduced the government's discretionary quota seats for Haj pilgrims to 300 from the 5,050 seats, proposed by it.

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