Coastal News http://www.sahilonline.net/en/coastal-news SahilOnline, Leading news portal from Coastal Karnataka, bringing you latest updates from the Coast, State, Nation and the World, in Kannada, Urdu and English. Coastal News Auction goes awry! Bhatkal TMC not getting rent http://www.sahilonline.net/en/auction-goes-awry-bhatkal-tmc-not-getting-rent Bhatkal was in news a few months ago when shops in the Municipal Commercial Complex buildings were bid for a record amount.  To its chagrin, the Municipality has now realised that it has been unable to even collect the amount it used to get as rent from these shops in the past! During the auction in January, a small shop (about 10x10 feet) with a cement sheet which used to fetch Rs 600 rent, went for bids as high as Rs 1,00,800. Other shops too were auctioned for amount like Rs 55,000 and Rs  35,000. But the Bhatkal Municipality has not grown richer because of this auction, the reality is something else.  Sasikanth Senthil Takes Charge as New Deputy commissioner of Dakshina Kannada http://www.sahilonline.net/en/managalore-shashi-kanth-senthil-take-charge-as-a-dc-of-dakshin-kannada Sasikant Senthil assumed office as the Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada district, here on Thursday. Engine of Mangaluru bound Volvo bus catches fire, passengers safe http://www.sahilonline.net/en/udupi-fire-seen-in-ksrtc-volvo-bus-engine-extinguished-all-safe Fear geared up among the passengers after a sudden fire broke out in the engine of Bhatkal-Mangaluru KSRTC bus, after which the passengers were shifted to ply in an alternate bus. Bhatkal road mishap: 2 bikes collide - 3 injured, 1 serious http://www.sahilonline.net/en/two-bikes-collided-headon-near-city-light-hotel-national-highway-bhatkal-3-injured-one-seriously Three people were reportedly injured after two bikes had a head-on collision that happened on 19th October, Thursday evening on Nawayath colony NH-66 near City Light hotel here in Bhatkal. One amongst the injured is reported serious and has been taken to Manipal hospital for advanced treatment. Proper implementation of child protection laws needed: Minister http://www.sahilonline.net/en/proper-implementation-of-child-protection-laws-needed-minister Pramod Madhwaraj, Minister for Fisheries, Youth Empowerment and Sports, said on Monday that there should be proper implementation of child protection laws. He was speaking after inaugurating a one-day training workshop on children’s rights and protection, children’s gram sabha, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and Juvenile Justice Act, here. Karnataka CM to inaugurate developmental works in Bantwal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/karnataka-cm-to-inaugurate-developmental-works-in-bantwal Development works worth Rs 252.50 crore would be launched by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah at a function to be held at Bantwal near here on October 22, state Forests Minister and district in-charge B Ramanath Rai said. Addressing reporters here, he said while the completed projects at an estimated cost of Rs 148.29 crore would be inaugurated, foundation stone for works costing Rs 104.21 crore would be laid the same day. Trains to be regulated in Palakkad division from today till Nov1 http://www.sahilonline.net/en/trains-to-be-regulated-in-palkd-division-from-today-till-nov1 Southern Railway today said that some trains running in the Palakkad division would be regulated from today till November 1 in view of engineering work in various sections. Lingayat, Veerashaiva are branches of Hindu religion: Swami http://www.sahilonline.net/en/lingayat-veerashaiva-are-branches-of-hindu-religion-swami Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar mutt has said that though there were Lingayat and Veerashaiva traditions in the Lingayat community, they were same branches of Hindu religion. Kumta based student injured in a road accident in Bhatkal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/student-seriously-injured-after-his-bike-fell-into-a-pothole-on-jamia-abad-road-bhatkal An 18-Year-Old, student of Madrasa, was injured after his bike skidded near Masjid e Abubakar Siddique here at Jamia Abad Road in Bhatkal on Thursday morning. Gas tanker hits bike on Kumta NH-66, Injured rider dies on the way to Manipal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/gas-tanker-hits-bike-on-mirzan-nh-66-in-kumta-injured-rider-dies-in-hospital In a tragic road accident that happened in between Gas Tanker and the bike, the bike rider after sustaining severe injuries breathed his last in the hospital. The incident occurred on the morning of 18th October, Wednesday on Mirzan NH-66 on the outskirts of Kumta. Former president of Bhatkali JamatUl Muslimeen M'lore Gayasuddin Jubapu dies, Condolence meet held http://www.sahilonline.net/en/taaziyati-jalsa-of-late-ghayasuddin-jubapu-held-at-mangalore-by-bhatkali-muslim-jamaat-mangalore Mangaluru: Former president and an active member of Bhatkali JamatUl Muslimeen Mangaluru, Mr. Gayasuddin Jubapu Saheb (74) breathed his last on the morning of 16th October, Monday here at a private hospital. He was sick for few days and was getting treated at the hospital. Post office PSKs soon to speed up issue of passports http://www.sahilonline.net/en/post-office-psks-soon-to-speed-up-issue-of-passports Here is a breather for all those who have spent long hours at the Passport Seva Kendra (PSK) for your application to be processed. Soon Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSK) will be set up in various parts of the Karnataka. The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) is implementing the project in three phases. DK will get CIPET along with plastic park: Min http://www.sahilonline.net/en/dk-will-get-cipet-along-with-plastic-park-min The Union government will dovetail Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology with the proposed plastic park for Dakshina Kannada. With the Union ministry of chemicals and fertilisers ready to grant in-principle approval for the park, CIPET will serve as feeder to the industries that will come up at the park. A proposal to this effect has been mooted to the ministry, said Anant Kumar Hegde, union minister of state for skill development and entrepreneurship. 10 Indira Canteens proposed in DK: Khader http://www.sahilonline.net/en/10-indira-canteens-proposed-in-dk-khader As many as 10 Indira Canteens, including five in Mangaluru, will come up in Dakshina Kannada after two months, said Food and Civil Supplies Minister U.T. Khader here on Monday. Talking to presspersons, Mr. Khader said Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has agreed to have one Indira Canteen in his Mangaluru Assembly constituency (erstwhile Ullal) as it has a population of 50,000. Women urge govt to shut liquor shops http://www.sahilonline.net/en/karwar-illegal-wine-and-ganza-activities-in-biat-khol-area Women of Aligadda and Baithkol, on Friday, protested in front of Deputy Commissioner’s office calling for ban on sale of illicit liquor and ganja. Kannada now compulsory in all schools http://www.sahilonline.net/en/kannada-now-compulsory-in-all-schools Kannada will now be taught either as first language or second language between Class I and X in all schools across the state. The government has issued an order in this regard, covering Kendriya Vidyalayas, CBSE and ICSE schools and schools following the state syllabus in English medium. The order follows the Kannada Language Learning Act, 2015, the guidelines of which the government has finalised.  Police rejoins boy with family via facebook route http://www.sahilonline.net/en/police-rejoins-boy-with-family-via-facebook-route A 13-year-old boy, who had been missing for the last three years from Manipal in Udupi district, was rejoined with his family by the police using the facebook route.  Police sources said Prem Kiran had left his home on January 20, 2015, telling his parents that he was going to play at the nearby grounds.  However, he did not return home after that.  Gopal Gowda gets 'Mandd Sobhann' award http://www.sahilonline.net/en/gopal-gowda-gets-mandd-sobhann-award Renowned Konkani folk artiste Gopal Gowda has been chosen for this year's 'Kalakar Puraskar' instituted by Mandd Sobhann, an organisation with the aim of protecting Konkani identity.  The award is given annually by Mandd Sobhann to Konkani artistes from the fields of folk arts, theatre, music and dance.  1 killed, 4 injured after Truck - Container collides head-on in Kasargod http://www.sahilonline.net/en/kasargod-one-dead-four-injured-in-truck-container-lorry-collision-on-national-highway In a ghastly road accident that reported on national highway between the truck and the container, one person was killed, while four others sustained severe injuries. Cops seize illicit liquor worth over ₹ 1.2 lakhs in Karwar http://www.sahilonline.net/en/karwar-more-than-one-lakh-rs-illegal-wine-and-3-bikes-seized-by-excise-police In a raid conducted by excise officials, the illicit Goan liquor along with three motorcycles have been seized. Stern action against minor drivers, their parents: SP http://www.sahilonline.net/en/stern-action-against-minor-drivers-their-parents-sp Superintendent of Police Sanjeev M. Patil has said that if minors are found driving, the police will not hesitate to book cases against their parents. He was responding to a caller during the weekly phone-in programme organised at the District Police Office here on Saturday. A total of 26 calls were received during the hour long phone-in programme. Besides booking cases, even the vehicles driven by the minors will be seized, he said. If there are any accidents owing to the minors driving the vehicles, the parents will be made accused in such cases, he said. Fed up with NHAI’s inaction, students fill potholes near their school http://www.sahilonline.net/en/fed-up-with-nhais-inaction-students-fill-potholes-near-their-school Fed up with National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) turning a deaf ear to their request to fix the potholes on a highway that runs close to their school, about 200 students of Bertrand Russel School at Baikampady decided to do it themselves on Saturday. The students filled the potholes using bricks, mud and sand with the help of locals. The potholes had not only made the journey on this road bumpy but were also dirtying the students uniform as they walked along the road on their way to school and back home. Tardy pace of road work hits traffic on NH-66 http://www.sahilonline.net/en/tardy-pace-of-road-work-hits-traffic-on-nh-66 The quadrilateral road construction work on National Highway 66, which passes through coastal part of the district is yet to gather pace. Kumta: Protest against stone mining http://www.sahilonline.net/en/protest-against-stone-mining Hundreds of villagers of Hanehalli near Gokarna in Kumta taluk staged a protest on Thursday against stone mining near their village. Kite Festival at Karwar and Gokarna in December: H Prasanna http://www.sahilonline.net/en/kite-fest-in-december-h-prasanna Additional Deputy Commissioner H Prasanna stated that, the Kite Festival will be organized in Karwar and Gokarna in the month of December. Dismissed staff stage stir in front of company's gate in Karwar http://www.sahilonline.net/en/karwar-dismissed-staff-stage-stir The dismissed employees of Kassel Exports Private Limited, demonstrated in front of company’s gate, Bhatkal TMC shops issue : Six more arrested http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-tmc-evacuation-case-6-arrested-in-karwar Karwar police on Friday arrested six more persons in connection with Bhatkal violence that erupted after a vendor set himself ablaze last month. 16 Gold bar worth Rs 57.5 lakh seized at Mangaluru International Airport http://www.sahilonline.net/en/16-gold-bar-worth-rs-575-lakh-seized-at-mangalore-airport The The officers of Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Mangaluru, arrestedf our persons who were trying to smuggle 16 gold bars weighing 1936.08 grams worth Rs 57.5 lakh, at Mangaluru International Airport on Friday. Seven persons arrested for Farangipete double murder http://www.sahilonline.net/en/seven-persons-arrested-for-farangipete-double-murder The Dakshina Kannada police arrested seven persons in connection with the double murder at Farangipete in Bantwal on the night of September 25. According to SP Sudheer Kumar Reddy, old rivalry is said to be the reason for the attack. The police are on look out for others involved in the attack as well as planning of the murder. Get set for state’s first scuba diving festival in Nov http://www.sahilonline.net/en/get-set-for-states-first-scuba-diving-festival-in-nov Karnataka’s first ‘Scuba Diving’ festival will be organised in the second week of November at Netrani Island near Murudeshwar of Uttara Kannada district. The ministry of tourism and sports will organise the event to promote the state as an adventure sports hub. Deputy Commissioner S S Nakul told Express, “We have got permission for the scuba diving festival from concern departments and also we have chalked out events at the festival, after discussing the plans with district minister R V Deshpande we will finalise the dates.” Mangaluru: Rai flays MP's remarks on drug peddling issue http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-rai-flays-mps-remarks-on-drug-peddling-issue District In-charge Minister B Ramanath Rai denied allegations by MP Nalin Kumar Kateel that the illegal drug peddling is on the rise in Dakshina Kannada from the last four years. Rai lambasted the opposition parties for adding political colours to the problem. Two killed after motorcycles collide in head-on near Haliyal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/two-bikes-collided-headon-at-haliyal-in-uttara-kannada-both-riders-killed Two youths were reportedly killed on the spot after the bikes in which they were moving in had a head-on collision with each other on the evening of 12th October, Thursday here at Dusagi village in Haliyal taluk. Bhatkal's New Shams school selected for state-level IT Quiz competition http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-rural-it-quiz In a Belgaum divisional level IT Quiz competition that held in Dr. Paatil Putappa hall in Dharwad under the aegis of TATA consultancy, the New Shams high school of Bhatkal bagged second place and has been selected for the state level Quiz competition 65-Year-Old farmer commits suicide in Sirsi http://www.sahilonline.net/en/65-year-old-farmer-commits-suicide-in-sirsi Unable to bear the debts, a 65-Year-old farmer ended his life by committing suicide here at Banvasi in Sirsi taluk on 11th October, Wednesday evening. Goan liquor seized in Karwar - 2 arrested http://www.sahilonline.net/en/goan-liquor-seized-in-karwar-2-arrested The excise officials have arrested two accused ok the charges of carrying Goan liquor in their bike on 10th October, Tuesday night here at Karwar. Five arrested for murder of BJP activist Zubair http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-police-arrest-five-in-zubair-murder-case-say-no-political-angle The police on Wednesday arrested five persons, including an alleged conspirator, in connection with the murder of 45-year-old Bharatiya Janata Party activist Zubair on October 4. Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh gave the names of the arrested persons as Suhail (23), Nizamuddin (23), Mohammed Mustafa (21) and Tajauddin (24), who are said to be directly involved in the murder, and Asif (40), who looks after financial transactions of a place of worship where the murder occurred and who is accused of abetting the crime. Mangaluru to get ‘School of Finance & Analytics’ http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-to-get-school-of-finance-analytics University College in Mangaluru (formerly Government College) is planning to set up a ‘School of Finance and Analytics’ on its campus. Addressing presspersons here on Wednesday, M Veerappa Moily, Member of Parliament from Chikballapur and alumnus of the college, said the college is entering its 150th anniversary. To mark the occasion, Mangaluru University has decided to launch ‘School of Finance and Analytics’ on the college campus from the next academic year. Bhatkal: Scooterist dies in accident http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-scooterist-dies-in-hit-and-run-case A youth was killed when an unidentified vehicle hit his two-wheeler at National Highway 66 near Bailur cross in Bhatkal Taluk on Wednesday. According to the police, the victim, a scooter rider Ganesh Naik (26), a resident of Manki village in Honnavar Taluk. Bhatkal: Man commits suicide by consuming pesticides http://www.sahilonline.net/en/man-commit-suicide-in-hadvalli-bhatkal A 51year-old man allegedly committed suicide by consuming pesticide in Hadvalli village in Bhatkal here, police said. The deceased has been identified as Mahaveer Alooru. Bhatkal: Body of 64-year-old man found in stream http://www.sahilonline.net/en/dead-body-found-in-muttali-bhatkal A 64-year-old man was found dead in Behalli stream of Muttalli Gram Panchayat in Bhatkal on wednesday. 'Govt conspiring against Hindus' - Kageri http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sirsi-mla-and-bjp-leader-visits-bhatkal-deamands-to-provide-10-lac-rupees-compensation-to-the-family-of-ramchandra-naik Sirsi MLA Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri accused the State government of trying to conspire against the Hindus, who are fighting against injustice, under Goonda Act. Bhatkal: Anjuman student Sandra Pinto Selected for Varsity Volleyball team http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-anjuman-student-sandra-pinto-selected-for-varsity-volleyball-team Kumari Sandra Tivan Pinto, a student of the Anjuman Degree College and PG center, Bhatkal has been selected to represent the Karnataka University in its Women Volleyball team. Pinto gained the distinction of “University Blue” and became the first woman from a Anjuman Hami e Muslimeen institution to achieve the distinction. Two college students found dead near Yellapur waterfalls, police suspect drowning http://www.sahilonline.net/en/two-college-students-found-dead-near-yellapur-waterfalls-police-suspect-drowning In a suspected case of drowning, the bodies of two college students were found near a waterfalls in Yellapur on Tuesday. Karwar: Students protest demanding postponement of Exams http://www.sahilonline.net/en/postpone-exams-students Hundreds of students of degree colleges coming under the Karnatak University, Dharwad, staged a protest in front of the DC’s office here on Tuesday demanding postponement of the fifth semester examinations of B.Com, BBA, BCA and Bsc. Sites for Kannadigas displaced from Goa http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sites-for-kannadigas-displaced-from-goa The state government has decided to provide sites for Kannadigas who were recently evicted from Baina beach by the Goa authorities. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah who chaired a meeting at his official residence Krishna in Bengaluru on Tuesday, said the government was committed to rehabilitating the families and that sites would be provided in the first phase. At least 10 injured as Toofan vehicle collides with Tempo on Kumta NH-66 http://www.sahilonline.net/en/kumta-accident-toofan-car At least ten people were reportedly injured after a Toofan car in which they were traveling in went on colliding with a passenger tempo, that happened on Dhareshwar NH-66 on the outskirts of Kumta on 10th October, Wednesday evening. Yellapur: Illegal cattle trafficking - 4 arrested http://www.sahilonline.net/en/cattle-trafficking-four-arrested-in-yellapur The Yellapur police have arrested four people who were alleged for illegal trafficking of cattle from Kolhapur of Maharashtra to Kasargod of Kerala. Around 18 cattle were protected during a raid conducted by the police. Sasikanth Senthil is new Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sasikanth-senthil-is-new-deputy-commissioner-of-dakshina-kannada The State government on Tuesday transferred incumbent Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada K.G. Jagadeesha and posted Sasikanth Senthil S. in his place. Mangaluru: Police foil bid to wave black flags at Prakash Raj http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-police-foil-bid-to-wave-black-flags-at-prakash-raj Police today foiled an attempt by the activists of various Hindu outfits to wave black flags at national award-winning actor Prakash Raj when he arrived at Udupi in the neighbouring district to receive an award. Members of Hindu Jagarana Vedike, Jai Bhargava Balaga and other outfits were planning to wave black flags when Prakash Raj was proceeding to the venue, in protest against his recent critical remarks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi s silence over the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh. Prakash Raj receives Karanth award, saffron outfits protest http://www.sahilonline.net/en/prakash-raj-receives-karanth-award-amid-protests-in-udupi Actor Prakash Raj who had triggered  a huge controversy with his remarks on PM Modi, was honoured with ‘Shivarama Karanth Huttura Prashasti’ on Tuesday amidst opposition from the BJP and saffron outfits. Mr Raj had questioned the PM’s silence on the murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh at a recent programme in Bengaluru which made saffron outfits stage the protest against conferring the award on him. Despite the stiff opposition, Kotatattu panchayat which is ruled by members backing the BJP, decided to go ahead and present the award to the well known actor who has excelled in villain roles. Raj was given a grand welcome and confered the award on Tuesday evening. Kerala based youth dies in a road accident in Saudi Arabia http://www.sahilonline.net/en/saudi-car-accident-kerala-youth-dies In a road accident at Saudi Arabia, a Kerala based youth was reportedly killed, who was identified as Abdussalam (30), a resident of Bumran in the state. Cops file case against father after pothole kills his child http://www.sahilonline.net/en/police-book-father-after-pothole-kills-his-child-in-udupi-people-staged-protest The Manipal police have filed a case against the father of an 18-month-old child, namely, Chirag who died after their vehicle hit a pothole on 2nd October. Chirag was on his mother’s lap while his father Umesh Poojary was riding the vehicle on their way to Hiriyadka from Manipal. Chirag was thrown off the bike when it hit a pothole and died on the spot. Parents sustained minor injuries. Mumbai CSMT Express to run only till Surathkal on Wednesday http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mumbai-csmt-express-to-run-only-till-surathkal-on-wednesday Mangaluru Train No. 12133/ 12134 Mumbai Chatrapati Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) – Mangaluru Junction – Mumbai CSMT will run only till Surtahkal and start from Surathkal on Wednesday. A release from Southern Railway here said some changes in operation of trains have been made to facilitate engineering work related to modification of points and crossings at Mangaluru Junction between 1.30 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Wednesday. Pilikula park to get two white tigers http://www.sahilonline.net/en/pilikula-park-to-get-two-white-tigers The biological park at Pilikula near here is to get two white tigers within a month, according to park director Jayaprakash Bhandary.  The proposal of getting a pair of white tigers from Rajkot, Gujarat was under process and it would be cleared within a month, he told reporters here. The park would also get two pairs of bisons from Chennai and Thiruvananthapuram.  Bhatkal TMC Officials take up awareness drive on waste disposal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/tmc-officials-along-with-students-and-lectures-take-up-awarness-drive-on-waste-disposal-in-bhatkal A team of Bhatkal town Municipal Corporation (TMC) officials launched a campaign of pasting pamphlets on walls of homes detailing information on the proper ways of segregating and disposing of garbage. Officials of TMC along with College students and lectures visited various part of town on saturday, to educate the public about separation, collection and management of wet and dry garbage, and toxic waste at homes. BJP a group of radicals, says Ramanath Rai http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bjp-a-group-of-radicals-says-ramanath-rai The BJP was a party comprising a group of "radicals" who divided people and instigated communal violence to gain votes, Karnataka Forests Minister and district-in charge Ramanath Rai alleged today. Speaking to reporters here, he said BJP is group of "radicals who divided people and instigated communal violence to gain votes", he said. Grand Inaugural Ceremony Of 'METRO Steels' in Bhatkal; Scholars along with MLA witness the ceremony http://www.sahilonline.net/en/metro-steels-opened-in-bhatkal Islamic scholars along with local MLA Mankal Vaidya witnessed the grand inaugral ceremony of 'METRO Steels', a new hardware showroom here at Bhatkal. Hindus should keep swords at home: Pramod Mutalik http://www.sahilonline.net/en/hindus-should-keep-swords-at-home-pramod-mutalik Pramod Mutalik, chief of the Sri Rama Sene, reiterated that Hindus should keep swords in their houses for self-protection. He was speaking to media after taking part in the Mathru Pooja programme near Kadri Temple here on Sunday. Mutalik said for all mothers, Indian warrior king Shivaji's mother Jijabai should be an inspiration as she brought him up with stories from the Ramayana and Mahabharata. "These are bad times and we need to protect ourselves from atrocities, terrorism and corruption," he said. Mangaluru: Student attempts to suicide http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-student-attempts-to-suicide A 15 year-old student studying in ninth standard at a private school attempted co commit suicide by jumping off a building at Adu Maroli, police said today. 2 killed, 1 injured in a road accident at Yellapur http://www.sahilonline.net/en/2-killed-1-injured-in-a-road-accident-at-yellapur In a grisly road between bike and the mini truck, both rider and pillion of the bike were killed instantly on the spot that happened on a Sunday evening here on NH-63 near Kolikere in Hubli road, Yellapur. Spl train between Mumbai CST and Kochuveli http://www.sahilonline.net/en/spl-train-between-mumbai-cst-and-kochuveli The Konkan Railway will run special trains between Mumbai CST – Kochuveli to clear extra rush of passengers during Diwali festival. A press release said that Train Number 01079 Mumbai CST – Kochuveli Special will leave from Mumbai CST at 120:20 am on October 17 and 24 and will reach Kochuveli at 9 am on the next day. Kumta: State Traditional Doctors Convention from 10th October http://www.sahilonline.net/en/state-traditional-doctors-convention-from-october-10 Karnataka Traditional Doctors Council (KTDC), Ayush Department, Aaichunchanagiri Mahasansthanamutt, and Village Accounts Association are jointly organizing the 11th State Level Traditional Doctors Convention from October 10 to 12, at Village Accountant's Hall, in Manir Village, near Kumta. Mundgod: LLB student arrested for killing man http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mundgod-murdere-arrested-by-police-within-12-days Mundgod police solved a murder case with the arrest of a law student. Belthangady: Forest officer who assaulted a Carpenter transferred under public pressure http://www.sahilonline.net/en/beltangady-merciless-assault-on-carpenter-forest-officer-transferred-after-public-outcry Due to the public protests and pressure after the merciless assault on a carpenter accused of stealing woods from the forest, the Ujjire Deputy Range Forest Officer, Keerthan Shetty has been transferred to Puttur. Bhatkal TMC stone pelting issue: Namdhari Sangha stages protest to drop dacoity case on youths http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal_namadhari_samaj_protest_ Under the aegis of Taluk Namadhari Society, various organizations staged a mass protest in front of Tahsildar’s Office, on Wednesday, demanding compensation to late Ramachandra Naik’s family, who had committed suicide over the order to vacate his shop, and withdraw the charges registered against the innocent youth. Sambar deer killed for meat in Joida http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sambar-deer-killed-for-meat-in-joida Gunda forest officials arrested a poacher, who allegedly killed a sambar deer by hanging for its meat at Jamagali village of Joida taluk on Wednesday. Eight-year-old elephant found dead in Mundgod http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mundgod_elephent_death An Eight-year-old elephant was found dead after drowning into a lake near Mukanakatte of Gunjavati forest range in Mundgod taluk of Uttara Kannada district. Ullal: Residents prevent UT Khader from visiting Zubair’skin http://www.sahilonline.net/en/residents-prevent-ut-khader-from-visiting-zubairskin A group of people gheraoed Food and Civil Supplies Ministe rUT Khader when he was about to visit family members of BJP worker Zubair on Friday. Zubair was murdered on October4. The residents alleged that Khader was indirectly responsible for Zubair’s murder and flayed him for not attending Zubair’s funeral. The group almost pushed the minister and his supporters back for quite some distance and did not allow them to visit the family members. A request by the minister and his supporters went in vain. Left with no choice, the minister returned. As he returned, a few miscreants pelted stones. But no vehicle was damaged or no person suffered any injuries. Uttara Kannada first district to clear all ration card applications http://www.sahilonline.net/en/uttara-kannada-first-district-to-clear-all-ration-card-applications Minister U T Khdaer said Uttara Kannada is the first district is state to clear all new ration card applications. NGT okays first phase of Yettinahole project http://www.sahilonline.net/en/ngt-okays-first-phase-of-yettinahole-project In a setback for eco lovers opposing it , the government has received the green signal on the controversial Yettinahole drinking water project with the National Green Tribunal (NGT) overriding objections to it and permitting its first phase with a rider. The ambitious Rs 13,000 crore project aims to divert the Yettinahole, a vital tributary of the Netravathi river originating in the Western ghats to  provide drinking water to the parched villages of three districts. Bhatkali brand 'Koskii' wins iconic retail award http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkali-brand-koski-wins-iconic-retail-award Famous Bhatkali brand in bridal accessories 'Koski' has won the 'Best Bridal Wear' award in a ceremony organized by a Times Group Company. Mangaluru: Man hacked to death by miscreants, another injured http://www.sahilonline.net/en/youth-hacked-to-death-by-masked-men-at-mukkacheri-in-ullal-near-mangalore-personal-enmity-suspected In a tragic incident reported here at Mukkacheri under Ullal police limits, a man was ........................................ Mangaluru: Youth drowns under suspicious circumstance, murder suspected http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-youth-swimming-in-river-drowns-near-suratkal-murder-suspected In an incident reported here at River Nandini in Soorinje, Suratkal, a youth drowned into ............................... Auto-rickshaw driver arrested for using fake currency notes in Kasargod http://www.sahilonline.net/en/taxi-driver-arrested-with-500-fake-currency-notes-in-kasargod-kerala-border-of-mangalore-karnataka An auto-rickshaw driver was arrested by the Vidya Nagar police here on 4th October, Wednesday for ......................... Man dies as Concrete slab collapses on him in Bhatkal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/man-dead-after-concrete-slab-falls-on-him-at-kargedde-in-bhatkal An incident was reported here at Kargadde in the taluk, where the concrete slab of a house collapsed due to..................... BJP can’t make Karnataka another Gujarat: Khader http://www.sahilonline.net/en/we-will-not-allow-bjp-to-make-karnataka-another-gujrat-model-u-t-khader The BJP leaders who are trying to confuse the people of the state cannot make Karnataka another Gujarat, said Food and Civil Services Minister U T Khader. Student sacrifices his life while trying to save his friends in Sirsi http://www.sahilonline.net/en/sirisi-student-sacrificed-his-life-to-save-a-friend-from-drowning In an incident happened near Vaanli village near here at Sirsi, a student lost his life after drowning in the river while attempting to save his friends from drowning. The incident occurred when a group of friends was playing in the river. Uma Prashant takes charge as new deputy commissioner of Mangaluru http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-new-police-deputy-commissioner-uma-prashanth-takes-charge Uma Prashant took the charge as the new deputy commissioner of Mangaluru at the Mangaluru city commissionerate. Uma Prashant was given the post of crime and traffic department, which was vacated after the deputy commissioner Hanumanthayya got transferred to law and order section. Raid conducted at a house in Ankola, liquor seized from basement http://www.sahilonline.net/en/liquor-seized-in-ankola In a raid conducted by the Excise department officials on a house in Ankola, the police seized ................................................ Bhatkal: Lion sports center organizes Annual Educational Awards ceremony, brilliant students awarded http://www.sahilonline.net/en/lion-educational-award-ceremony-at-takiya-street-bhatkal-brilliant-students-of-the-area-awarded-medals-and-felicitated The annual educational award ceremony of Bhatkal well known Lion Sports center was organized at .................................. To serve the humanity, one does not require authority: N.K Muslim Forum president Imtiyaz Shaikh http://www.sahilonline.net/en/north-kanara-muslim-united-forum-meeting-held-at-kumta 'To serve the humanity, one does not require authority, instead it can be done by having faith and like mind', said the president of North Kanara Muslim United Forum, Mr. Imtiyaz Umar Shaikh here at the forum's district-level meeting held in Ankola. Veteran Yakshagana artist Chittani Ramachandra Hegde passes away http://www.sahilonline.net/en/veteran-yakshagana-artist-chittani-ramachandra-hegde-passes-away The veteran Yakshagana artist, Chittani Ramachandra Hegde (84), who was first among the Yakshagana artist to win Padmashri award, passed away at KMC hospital here at Manipal around 9:30 pm on 3rd October, Tuesday Karwar: Minister launches development works at Majalli beach http://www.sahilonline.net/en/minister-launches-development-works-at-majali-beach The district administration Uttara Kannada and the tourism department have planned to develop Majali beach near Karwar. Adab-e-Islami Hind president Dr. Shah Rashad Usmani felicitated in Bhatkal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal_drsha-rashad_usmani_idara_adabe_isalami_national_prasident_elect The HOD of Urdu department at Anjuman Degree College and PG Center Bhatkal, Dr. Shah Rashad Usmani was ................................ Hubballi: Police arrest two gangs involved in robbing vehicles, 21 bikes seized http://www.sahilonline.net/en/hubli-old-hubli-police-arrested-6-accused-and-21-bike-seized Two teams of vehicle thieves each consisting of three people were arrested by the Old Hubballi police here on .................................... Amit Shah’s Mangaluru programme on Oct. 4 postponed http://www.sahilonline.net/en/amit-shahs-mangaluru-programme-on-oct-4-postponed The BJP national president Amit Shah’s scheduled programme in the city on Wednesday has been postponed indefinitely. Mr. Shah was scheduled to address an “intellectual meet’ at TMA Pai Convention Centre at 5 p.m. and hold a preliminary meeting with State-level leaders in a hotel in the forenoon on organising the Parivarthana rally in Bengaluru on November 2. Teenager dies after lorry rams into him in Udupi http://www.sahilonline.net/en/teenager-crushed-to-death-by-sand-laden-truck-near-brahmawar-in-udupi In a tragic incident which occurred here near SMS college Brahmavar on 3rd October, Tuesday a teenage boy............................................... Brick laden truck topples near Ankola: Cleaner dies, Driver hurt http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bricks-laden-lorry-topples-near-ankola-cleaner-dies A bricks laden truck toppled near Ankola on 3rd October, Tuesday morning, as a result cleaner was killed on the spot, while driver sustained multiple injuries. The incident occurred when the driver lost control of the speedy truck on Sunkasal NH-63 in Ankola taluk when the truck was heading towards Ankola from Kalghatagi. BJP Workers Attacked in Kerala Ahead of Amit Shah's March http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bjp-workers-attacked-in-kerala-ahead-of-amit-shahs-march Three BJP workers were attacked by suspected CPI(M) workers in Neeleswaram town in Kasargod district, the police said. The attack last night came ahead of the launch of 'Jan Raksha Yatra' today by the saffron party. Bhatkal: Two students drowned in Murdeshwar beach, bodies recovered http://www.sahilonline.net/en/two-drown-in-murdeshwar-bhatkal-both-the-bodies-recovered Two students who reportedly went on drowning in the Arabian sea here at Murdeshwar in Bhatkal taluk, were recovered on the morning of 3rd October, Tuesday. Bhatkal Muslim Jamath Mumbai to host Colourful 'Eid Milan' on 14th Oct. http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-muslim-jamaat-mumbai-get-togther-program-to-be-held-on-14-october A get together programme will be organized by the Bhatkal Muslim Jamath Mumbai on 14th October, Saturday. Jamaat e Islami Hind and HRS Bhatkal delegation paid visit to Ramachandra Naik’s house http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-jamaate-islami-hind-and-hrs-met-ramchander-naik-family-at-his-home A joint delegation of Jamaat e Islami Hind Bhatkal and Humatiarian relief Society Bhatkal paid .............................. Konkan railway board officials holds meeting with local leaders regarding development of railway in Bhatkal http://www.sahilonline.net/en/bhatkal-konkan-railway-officers-with-local-leaders-and-public-meeting-at-station-centre A meeting was held at the Bhatkal railway training center on 1st October, Sunday where the Konkan railway officials met with the ........................ Swachh Bharat Campaign observed in Bhatkal on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi http://www.sahilonline.net/en/gandhi-jayanthi-observed-in-bhatkal The birth anniversary of the ‘father of our nation’ Mahatma Gandhi and former prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri was observed in.................................... Chittani Ramachandra Hegde in coma http://www.sahilonline.net/en/chittani-ramachandra-hegde-in-coma Chittani Ramachandra Hegde (84), the renowned Yakshagana artist, has slipped into coma after paralysis attack here on Friday. Karwar: Man killed in accident http://www.sahilonline.net/en/karwar-man-killed-in-accident A man was killed on the spot after the bike on which he was travelling had a head on collusion with and SUV near Kadrabalni in Karwar taluk here recently. 45-year-old dies in road mishap on Kali bridge http://www.sahilonline.net/en/45-year-old-dies-in-road-mishap-on-kali-bridge A 45 year-old man was killed on the spot after the bike on which eh was travelling was hit by a car on top of the Kali river bridge near Kodibag on Friday. Bhatkal: Four fishermen rescued after boat capsizes http://www.sahilonline.net/en/fishing-boat-drown-in-bhatkal-4-rescued A group of four fishermen, whose boat capsized, were rescued by a nearby fisherman on 1st October, Sunday afternoon. Mangaluru: Two more youths rescued by lifeguards at Panambur beach http://www.sahilonline.net/en/mangaluru-lifeguards-at-panmabur-beach-save-two-more-lives Two more lives were saved by the life guards at Panambur beach on 30th September, Saturday in ........................................ Nawayath Foundation Bengaluru organised Free medical camp in Murdeshwar http://www.sahilonline.net/en/free-medical-camp-organised-by-murdeshwar-nawayath-foundation-in-murdeshwar A free medical camp was organized at the National High School in ............................................