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Dec 30 2000

Nationalised banks told to gear up for competition

Manipal health card for weaker sections

KRC continues to run under heavy losses

Students advised to keep off politics

Food fest for children

Dec 29 2000

'Need to develop bio-diversity data bank'

'Rural banks set up to benefit poor'

Power tariff hike flayed

Dec 28 2000

Id celebrated in Dakshina Kannada

Year gone by brings little cheer to industries

Social worker honoured

Dec 26 2000

Christmas on wheels today

Bunt Foundation aims to help poor of community

Auto drivers' Christmas fete today

Indira Gandhi Memorial seminar begins today

Ellu amavasya celebrated in Udupi

Dec 25 2000

Mangalore is the next IT hub: Murthy

Malaria grips Manipal

Dec 24 2000

Internet contest for kids thorugh

Infosys chief conferred degree

Hotel must be accorded industry status: Minister

`60 lakh job opportunities in IT soon'

Bowling alley causes rare fracture

Proposal for Varahi dam okayed, says Sorake

Dec 23 2000

A Unique Search-Engine from Mangalore

A Resort, where you can feel the real jungle

Dec 22 2000

CM to inaugurate ADB-sponsored project

Greens oppose burning of dry grass

RSS raises funds for Bengal flood victims

ZP moots plan to combat water crisis

Dec 21 2000

Meet for communal harmony on Dec. 24

Christmas celebrations at jail

Fish drought continues

Dec 20 2000

Udupi `marching towards total e-governance'

Constitutional safeguards lauded

`Control pollution with emission taxes'

Goudar bags golf trophy

Dec 19 2000

Training programme on consumer rights ends

Record traffic at NMPT

Sugarcane crushing begins today

Dance school opens in DK

Dec 18 2000

Rajkumar may visit Mysore on Dec 29

Workshop held for self-help groups

Leadership training programme held

`Kannadise education, lifestyle to develop culture'

Dec 17 2000

Paes-Bhupathi storm into final
It Paes to be bald

Dec 15 2000

Roshni Nilaya alumni meet on Sunday

`Keep villagers informed on health care'

Basic postal services on as strike continues

Udupi dist Sahitya Sammelan begins tomorrow

Test of man and machine in Mangalore today

Dec 13 2000

British book fair a big draw in Mangalore

Arecanut, coconut growers meet on Dec 15

Remote-sensing to help in fishing

1.7 lakh immunised in polio campaign

Dec 12 2000

More Lions Clubs adopt govt schools

British book fair in Mangalore

Remote-sensing approach for exploiting fish resources

Emergency measures to deliver post

Postal services crippled

Special camp for NSS students

Youth called upon to preserve art, culture

World Disabled Day to be observed today

Dec 11 2000

Knowledge Society must for superpower status: Kalam

State plans to increase cross-bred cattle stock

Infertility treatment clinic opens

Udupi district literary meet from Dec. 16

Dec 10 2000

Normal flight operations resume

Radio all set to make a big splash

Lions regional meet today

Meet on environment from Dec 14

M'lore AIR to broadcast FM from March

Dec 09 2000

Aircraft makes emergency landing in M'lore

Voluntary forum on a fund raising mission

BPCL conducts first ever mock fire drill

Postal employees' march on Monday

Mangalore AIR station wins music contest

Military College qualifying exams on Feb 1

State-level trekking camp at Kudremukh

DK, Udupi yoga convention on Dec 22

Dec 08 2000

Udupi tops II PUC exam results

Coconut water to take on cola?

Gurukul launches CET coaching programme

Aloysius High School triumphs in quiz contest

Dec 07 2000

Coming soon - the simputer for the masses

Sun and Tata Infotech form Centre of Excellence

Udupi UDA chief takes charge

New hospitalisation scheme for Dakshina Kannada

DK, Indo-German Sports Club emerge champs

Sun and Tata Infotech form Centre of Excellence

Dec 06 2000

RTO promises to standardise bus fares

Manipal Health Card scheme launched

`Yakshagana must be developed in art form'

Dec 05 2000

Why ISRO can't track Veerappan

Farmers seek safety net from falling prices

Dec 03 2000

Kadri gears up for race of buffaloes

Don't do away with varsity senate, say teachers

Golden jubilee of Kulala association today

Canara College plans cultural fest

Dec 02 2000

BWSSB, KIOCL want power at lower rates

Indiamarkets launches e-enterprise package

iPlanet launches app server 6.0

1,000 schools will hook on to IT soon

WAP gets a new lease from GRPS

Dec 01 2000

AIDS cases high in DK, Udupi districts

Photo display begins in Udupi today

  Nov 30 2000

Dejected Raj wanted to kill himself

Second phase of Tech Park initiated

Teachers' group concerned over fee hike

Art and culture festival opens

Quiz identifies regions in need of IT awareness

Epson sets up 100 per cent subsidiary

The new E-volution

Udupi to stage national volleyball tourney

Nov 29 2000

Tech park second phase launch today

Nov 28 2000

Cheap cordless phones play havoc

Sampaje highway stretch: Road to hell

Cartooning is serious business

Nov 27 2000

Immigration clearance made quicker

Sesami.com looks at Bangalore option

From kitty parties to surfing, you've come a long way

Dharma and Allaire announce tie-up

Netgalactic's R&D centre orbits on e-biz axis

Thousands flock to Eucharistic meet

Nov 24 2000

They waited for Baba as night merged into day

Intel picks up stake in Parasmoney

iSeva raises $8 million from e4e Inc

Intel picks up stake in Parasmoney

iSeva raises $8 million from e4e Inc

Nov 22 2000

WWF condemns Kudremukh mining

Farmers' rally today over falling prices

Nov 17 2000

Solar power will light up villages

Intop Software to go public by December

Get a license and then a dog

Nov 15 2000

Kanaka chair at M'lore varsity soon

Nov 14 2000

Karunanidhi puts blame on Karnataka for kidnap

Grab 'puliogare' in Pennsylvania

Uniting them with their lost childhood

Fake notes: Udupi cops get vital leads

Nov 13 2000

Raj fans force Tamil play cancellation

Bangalore has its own Singapore

Nov 12 2000

Nedumaran goes to forest minus Gopal

Advani, Krishna to visit Udupi on Sunday

Writer Ha Ma Na cremated

Ha Ma Nayak: Man of many skills

A star is born

Nov 11 2000

Govt seeks judge for TADA court in Mysore

Kidnap crisis: Some say attack Veerappan

Novel scheme to help villagers save

He's the Sunshine Boy on the Web

Nov 10 2000

All-party meet today to discuss action after SC snub

Bring IT to common man: Wolfensohn

Nov 09 2000

Nedumaran not to reconsider decision

This Udupi man was Jinnah's chauffeur

World Bunts' meet in January

DK's tourism potential goes untapped

Bid to spread fake notes thwarted

Nov 08 2000

We were never hopeful, says Krishna

Nedumaran pulls out of mediation team

Raj family, film industry plead with Nedumaran

Moily gives CM clean chit over Rajkumar kidnapping

An IT varsity blooms in Silicon Valley

Advani to visit Udupi on Nov 14

Nov 07 2000

State govt has done its best: Chandre Gowda

Raj will have little resources left, says doctor

Chronology of Rajkumar kidnap saga

100 days later, Raj kidnap saga drags on

Peace panel appeals to Veerappan

Maersk Lines will call at Mangalore Port

No decision yet on auto fare hike

Cashew association ex-chief in trade team

Nov 06 2000

Kidnap: NHRC not to intervene in SC proceedings

Auto association to stage protest on Nov 16

This is the best of times and the worst of times

NMPT chairman gets best communicator award

Nov 05 2000

Music director Nagendra dead

Rumours of question paper leak scotched

Insat-2B `recovered' after major scare

Linux pavilion is full of action

Kaun banega Child of the Year?

Cyberastro to raise $2 m

CET training from December

Manipal PU team triumphs in rural IT quiz

Nov 04 2000

Why Veerappan hasn't been caught and how he can be

Anant Nag: Back to acting

Here, IT stands for intimate theatre

Arecanut Forum to demand stabilisation of prices

College to organise theme dinner

`Audit reports of works must be published'

MCF records Rs 19.02 cr profit

Bank strike decision draws flak

Bunk robberies: Udupi police on alert

Myths and realities of venture funding

India, China set to make IT big

Nov 03 2000

Hampi Utsav begins today

MLA stops firm in its tracks

`Audit reports of works must be published'

Newly laid road opened twice

Junior chamber member wins award

Bank strike on Nov 15: decision draws flak

Seer in Mangalore from December 22

IT workshop for varsities from Nov 6

India can be innovation superpower: Nortel chief

BBC to advise Krishna on distance education

Nov 02 2000

TADA detenus seek to delink themselves from Veerappan

Kalotsava begins tomorrow, 3000 children selected

Dotcom hoardings do the disappearing act

Indian software exports cross Rs 13,000 cr

Bangalore leapfrogs to future at IT.com

Revolutionising the common man's life through IT

Veerappan's `wanted' posters remain comic reminders

Nov 01 2000

Govt urged to improve conditions in jails

Temple management denies corruption charges

Priest who chants in Kannada to be on TV

Mangalorean aims to enter Guinness Book

Corporation Bank records high growth

IT.com logs in today

Oct 31 2000

Govt happy with TADA detenus' stand

Ornamental fishes now open job markets

IT.com to showcase the best and brightest

Oct 30 2000

Brigand's men don't want to be released

Release him before Nov 1, begs family

Section of citizens in Mangalore demand for easy access to Unani

Colleges on strike

Foundation stone for water tank laid

Oct 29 2000

'Ahimsa' conference on Sunday

Oct 28 2000

Rajkumar completes three months in captivity

Cashew kernel export touches all-time high

Christ college wins championship

Hair loss? Just comb the `right' way

Oct 27 2000

First ever 1-hour Kannada mega soap from Nov 1

Oct 26 2000

IUML meet on Oct 29

Nagaraika samiti members stage `rail roko'

KREC among RECs to get IIT status

Oct 25 2000

Engg colleges' wait for autonomy nears end

Work culture important, says MLC

Equipment will be handed over to handicapped

Make loans easily available, students tell FM

PUCL pitches weight behind rail roko today

Corporation Bank meet on Oct. 31

Concern over payment to lecturers

Oct 23 2000

Rajkumar crisis, bumpy roads to test Krishna ministry

Insolvency Act to be introduced during winter session of Parliament

Oct 22 2000

`Number of people under poverty line has reduced'

`Centre needs to protect Indian farmers'

Centralised call centre launched

AIR special programmes in October, November

Hindustani vocal concert today

Oct 21 2000

Govt puts the ball in Tamil Nadu's court

Cyber cafes join hands

Centre's policies should favour farmer: Deve Gowda

Meet for special children on Oct 22

Seminar on ISO-9000

Pejavar Math seer to inaugurate celebrations

Oct 20 2000

SC not inclined to free Veerappan's men

At 75, Syndicate Bank looks ahead with promise

Meet for disabled children on Oct 22

Overbridge: villagers to stage `rail roko' on Oct 25

Wipro makes modest debut on NYSE

Oct 19 2000

Veerappan equipped with modern gadgets

Meet for special children on Oct 22

Unhealthy sign: Flies abound in Mangalore

Swat that pest

Geo-informatic course at varsity soon

Oct 18 2000

`Build Indo-Pak goodwill bridges'

Tanneer Bhavi project pays Rs 10 lakh to MUDA

Seats in engg colleges

Oct 17 2000

CM rules out Chennai trip to receive Rajkumar

Nagappa fails to appear in court

Zoos are torture chambers for animals: PeTA

Grameena bank registers impressive growth

Seminar on management begins in Mangalore

Three-day meet of ISA from Oct 20

Computer Science to be made optional subject soon

Physiotherapy services now at the doorstep

Besant institutions students' felicitated

Oct 16 2000

Centre should have assisted states to deal with kidnap crisis

Companies entering into joint ventures cautioned

`Students must make the best of available facilities'

Oct 15 2000

CM turns down request to reduce sales tax

A common platform for computer science teachers of MU

Postal Dept introduces `Greetings Post'

Oct 14 2000

Trade will move to new premises after reqd facilities are made available: KCCI

Oct 13 2000

Rescuing Rajkumar is TN's responsibility: Hegde

Online booking service for new telephones

Panel for tax exemption on diesel used in boats

World Sight Day: Mobility training centre in DK

SPIC MACAY to give yet another musical treat

Oct 12 2000

Two crocodiles die of suffocation in Mysore zoo

Syndicate awaits Governor's nod for probe into varsity misfunctioning

Trade will move to new premises after facilities are made available: KCCI

Mobility training centre for the blind

Spic Macay to give city yet another musical treat

World Sight Day today

Motamma to visit Udupi today

Oct 11 2000

HC directs police to produce Nagappa before court

Tax Reforms panel to submit reports soon: Moily

Bus fares go up from today

BJP flays bus fare hike

HPCL agrees to pay up

HPCL allowed to start operations

Empowerment of women: working towards Annie Besant's vision

Trade will move to new premises after reqd facilities are available

Seminar on management issues

HPCL pays up Rs 32 lakh, allowed to resume operations

Oct 10 2000

Veerappan or no Veerappan, TADA detenus have to be released: Krishna

Delegations from 36 nations to participate in `Indiasoft 2001'

Illicit liquor worth Rs 5.7 lakh seized

Navarathri celebrations at Mookambika temple conclude

`Govt officials must be more responsive'

Hindi Fortnight concludes

New national textile policy on cards

Birth Anniversary of Dr Shivarama Karanth

Express buses on Mangalore-Udupi route a boon or a bane?

Oct 09 2000

Advani asked to intervene in kidnap crisis

Grief come to fore in family's message to Rajkumar

`Strengthen the weak for overall development'

It's no festive season here, only fly menace, fish stench

Commerce fest at St Aloysius College concludes

Call to support less privileged

Oct 08 2000

Rajkumar kidnapping seems stage-managed, says petition

Rajkumar's wife pleads with Veerappan for husband's release

Indian student for NASA Mars project

Yogi set to strike it rich in information mining

Oct 07 2000

Centre committed to resolve Rajkumar kidnap crisis: Naidu

Medical, dental admission on October 9, 10

Rs 40-cr rural water supply scheme for DK dist

ISRO holds video conference on telemedicine

`Motivation only solution to increase economy'

New computer centre

Proposal to set up Rs 12 crore complex

Oct 06 2000

Students oppose private bus fare hike

Govt to consider private investment for truck terminals

Udupi to host Sahitya festival

Oct 05 2000

Acme-2000 to take off today in Mangalore

`Rural development a sign of country's progress'

MRPL denies allegations of overdues to MUDA

Oct 04 2000

US university, KSHEMA join hands to fight malaria

`Greater focus of officers helps banks'

Federation convention of Giants inaugurated

Oct 02 2000

Hope for coastal fire protection proposal

Konkan rly users to improve interaction

Oct 01 2000

Price of petroleum products


Sep 29 2000

Dandiya raas crosses community boundaries

Signature brings artisans to the customer

Net-savvy bank displays products on portal

Sep 28 2000

`India inside' looms large in Intel

Peaceful bandh expected in DK district

Vijaya Foundation to modernise farm sector

Bus passengers' woes focus of meeting

Gurudev Group opens hotel in Hassan

New timings for Matsyagandha Express

Endoscopic surgery will do away with sinus

Varsity row: Governor assures members of action

Sep 27 2000

Bank profit up to Rs 66.2 lakh

Vijaya Foundation to modernise agro sector

Call to educate people on legal rights

Seats still available at RECs

ILO urges govt to adopt child labour convention

Coop bank aims to spread wings across state

Meet on issues in management

Sep 26 2000

Gopal may meet bandit today

Rajkumar kidnap: PIL seeking probe dismissed

Vijaya Foundation to modernise agro sector

CM chalks out ambitious future for district

Inter-collegiate dance contest

Sep 25 2000

Rajkumar's sons firm on going to forest

Call for quarantine station at NMPT

Talk on transactional analysis today

All India Kannada meet

Sep 24 2000

Can Veerappan be lured with cash?

Panel on globalisation of arecanut mooted

Art fest in Mangalore from September 25

Krishna in Dakshina Kannada dist tomorrow

Meet on polio eradication concludes

Tene festival on September 29

Sep 23 2000

Kumble visits Rajkumar family

Parvathamma better

Mangalore co-op bank registers Rs 66 lakh profit

Sea erosion: minister, MLA don't see eye to eye

ATM facility at MRPL township

Keep abreast with pollution laws, public told

KIOCL blames poor ties with govt for losses

Sep 22 2000

Bandh yes, violence no: Shivraj

IISc sets the stage for wannabe cyber entrepreneurs

Bomb hoax at St Aloysius church

Issue of withholding grants rocks council meet

`Families will be rehabilitated'

Chinese food festival

ATM at MRPL inaugurated

Sep 21 2000

Parvathamma hospitalised

Rajkumar fans taking out silent procession today

Mobile film units for dists soon

BPL Telecom aims to be a global software company

Police website launched

Sep 20 2000

UGC's training programme opens

Sep 19 2000

Gopal may leave for forest in a day or two

Tanneerbhavi power project raises questions

25th national meet of AISF from Sept 28

`Courses in computer applications soon'

Worskhop on leadership, team building concludes

IISc to host Cyberentrepreurship 2000

Sep 18 2000

KPTC grievance meet highlights inefficiency

AIRC travelling exhibit inaugurated

Business management meet put off

Space not utilised well for parking

Website with information on Udupi launched

Sep 17 2000

CM directs suspension of cashew auction

Governor declares ordinance banning `Ajalu'

V-C denies charges of high-handedness

Public libraries play major role: K.K. Pai

Farmers seek support price for crops

Sep 16 2000

Kannada to be incorporated into Windows

Premji gets Visvesvaraya Award

Temple trustees suspended for misappropriations

Interruption in telephone service

`Youth need to prepare for global competition'

Suratkal riots hearing begins September 20

Cashew auction: KCCI criticises APMC move

Sep 15 2000

Rajkumar is longest held hostage

Premji meets BillG

Bank revises rate of interest on deposits

Jewellery expo from today

Public appeal to DC for better roads

Governor stresses on women's role against plastics

Computer training

Sep 14 2000

IT park in Mangalore on the cards

Navigating the waters of B2B e-commerce

Engg colleges to be connected through network

Panel will reveiew work on harbours

Emdees showroom inaugurated

Fake medical seats, 1 arrested

Sep 13 2000

Local academician to attend international conference

HDFC-DoT negotiations for bill pay facility through ATMs

Library building inauguration

Sep 12 2000

What if Wipro moves, Mysore still interests IT firms

Jumbos being put through training for big day

Drive against plastic picks up momentum

Mangalore Fisheries College on web now

Jaycee best president award

Deltagram opens services

Foundation laid for marine workshop

Exhibition of American editorial cartoons

Sep 11 2000

BASF gets international standard certificate

Haridas music festival to begin on Sept. 17

Applications called for lawyer

Udupi on Internet

Festive spirit of Kerala comes alive

Sep 10 2000

Latest on display at car show

BASF gets international standard certificate

MCA course in Bondil mooted

Mangalore fisheries college now on web

Staff development programme for engg teachers concludes

Library at University college opens on Sept 13

Sep 09 2000

Date for paying telephone bills extended

Minister pays surprise visit to stadium

Millennium Jaycee Week in Mangalore from today

Samsung India bonanza for medal winners

Sep 08 2000

Krishna, Karunanidhi to meet today

New English, Hindi films to be released today

Lawyer withdraws plea against detainees release

Trust to help victims of Veerappan's atrocities

Sep 07 2000

Telecom strike hits services

Photos are way of expression for lensman

Dell may take stake in Indian eCRM co.

Sep 06 2000

Dasara elephants to arrive in city on Sept 9

All engg colleges to access digital libraries

A yoga lesson in the forest for Raj

Sep 05 2000

Training for tapping

Telecom staff to strike work from tomorrow

The call of the wild

Sep 04 2000

Call to evolve a consensus script for Konkani

Sep 03 2000

Airport expansion to start after rehabilitation

Talks held with NMPT for setting up container port

Sep 01 2000

State's new industrial policy to lay thrust on R&D

A sober, traditional touch to Ganesha festivities

CET cell gives option of fresh seats

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