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PU-2 EXAMS SET TO BEGIN FROM MARCH 1

BENGALURU: The second PU exams-2019 are set to begin from March 1 across the state. According to a report, 6.80 lakh students will have registered for the examination. The hall tickets of all students including regular, repeaters and private students registered for 2018-19 examinations were issued through online portal of …

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HONEST AUTO RICKSHAW DRIVER RETURNS BAG WITH JEWELLERY, CASH

HUBBALLI: Commuters find themselves in a situation where they forget their belongings in autos, buses due to the hustle-bustle of cities. In a similar incident, a woman left her bag containing jewellery and money in an auto. However, auto driver Annappa Chalawadi realised that a passenger had forgotten her bad …

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HUBBALLI WITNESSES SIMPLE WEDDING OF IAS OFFICERS

HUBBALLI: Lavish display of wealth at weddings in India is all too common. However, bucking the trend and setting an example for others, IAS officers Hepsiba Rani Korlapati and Ujwal Kumar Ghosh entered into wedlock in a simple wedding, at the sub-registrar’s office here on Monday. Former managing director of …

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Fire at Nruptunga Betta?

HUBBALLI: Several trees were reportedly destroyed when fire broke out at Nruptunga Betta here on Monday. The cause of the fire is said to be a lit cigarette that was disposed on the grass in the field. Fear gripped among the visitors at the spot when they found the blaze. …

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RARE OCCASION: BSY, SIDDU MEET UP IN HUBBALLI

HUBBALLI: In a rare instance, former Chief Ministers BS Yeddyurappa of BJP and Siddaramaiah of Congress shared light moments at the Hubballi Airport today. Siddaramaiah, who was supposed to go to Khanapura in Belgagavi, and Yeddyurappa, who was slated to participated in Vijaya Sankalpa Yatra in Haveri, arrived at the …

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LPG CYLINDER BLASTS IN HUBBALLI, HOUSE COMPLETELY GUTTED

HUBBALLI: A house was gutted following explosion of an LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) cylinder at Kusugal in Hubballi taluk on Monday afternoon. The house, belonging to one Chambanna Chinnappanavar, has completely been gutted in the incident. Fire tenders rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control. Locals also …

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NAGESH TAKES CHARGE AS DCP OF HUBBALLI-DHARWAD

HUBBALLI: IPS Officer DL Nagesh took charge as the new DCP (Law and Order) of Hubballi-Dharwad. IPS officer of 2015 batch, Nagesh, earlier served as SP, Criminal Investigation Department, Bengaluru; and ASP, Sirsi subdivision. DCP Ravindra Gidadi handed over the charge to the new DCP. Posted by | View Post …

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KIMS TO RESTART PG IN RADIOLOGY FROM THIS ACADEMIC YEAR

HUBBALLI: Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences will start the postgraduate course in radiology from this academic year. 18 years ago, the Medical Council of India had withdrawn recognition of the course citing lack of facilities and staff. Besides improving facilities and staff strength, the KIMS has now purchased a 128-slice …

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