Dharwad: The members of Veerashaiva Lingayat community of Dharwad have strongly condemned the act of removing the "Leelavathi Chandrakanth Bellad" name board from the new auditorium.
Belgaum/Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday lodged a formal protest with the Karnataka government taking objection to certain "threatening remarks" made by a cabinet minister against elected leaders.
Hubballi: CITU held a dharna in front of the Taluk Panchayat office here on Tuesday, demanding implementation of minimum wage for the employees and various other issues.
Dharwad: People belonging to different faiths took part in special prayers seeking rain at an all-religion prayer programme held on the premises of the Anjuman-E-Islam Society in Dharwad.
Dharwad: Samaja Parivartana Samudaya chief and social activist S R Hiremath has demanded the government to drop the proposed "Paataal Ganga" project, as it is an act against the nature.
Madikeri: Kodagu Superintendent of Police P Rajendraprasad launched a week long training programme on safe and effective use of rifle/gun to various aspirants from the district in Madikeri on May 21.
Mudigere: The Taluk Journalist' Association has urged the Deputy Commissioner to suspend and arrest the Town Panchayath Executive Officer for threatening a journalist over phone call.
Madikeri: Farmers will be able to increase their profit margins only when they grow quality agricultural and horticultural products, opined Dr. A K Singh, Deputy Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
Dharwad: The Dharwad Zilla Panchayat general body meeting approved an action plan worth Rs. 50 Lakh for meeting the drinking water problems in rural areas in the district under ZP President’s Discretionary Funds.
Dharwad: District In-charge Minister Vinay Kulkarni has asked youth to excel in their profession by undergoing skill related trainings, which would fetch them good job to prosper in life.
Bidar: The people of Bidar will remember Anurag Tewari who was found dead mysteriously near Lucknow guest house recently, for his extraordinary projects in conserving water during the acute drought period.
Dharwad: The Karnataka Bala Vikas Academy is all set to present its state level awards for children’s literature for the term 2011 to 2015 to 35 writers including Na D’Souza, Roopa Hassan among others.
Hubballi: The Janata Dal (S) has planned an agitation in the Malaprabha command area to intensify further the ongoing Mahadayi struggle, while MLA Konaraddy will embark on "village stay" to know farmers problems.
Chikkamagaluru: Coffee Board will soon urge the central government to increase subsidy on lift-irrigation equipment to 80 per cent from 25 per cent for growers to harvest water for plantations, said the board's chairman.
Hubballi: India Post has brought out a commemorative stamp to mark the 150th birth anniversary of religious head Hanagal Kumaraswamy, the seer who was the "Guru" of many of the heads of various Lingayat matts in Karnataka.
Dharwad: The University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad received the prestigious-The Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017 in the Best Educational Institute in Agriculture category.
Kalaburgi: A father who did not expect his son to clear the SSLC examination ended up bringing his son back home in a procession, accompanied by DJ and band sets, when he learnt that his son has passed the examination.
Hubballi: KIMS will be next to Bengaluru Medical College & Research Institute (BMC) to admit more number of students to graduate medical course among the government medical colleges.
Shivamogga: After a Haveri man complained of being victim to Ransomware, another case of the same cyber attack has been reported from Shivamogga.
Chikkamagaluru: Congress leader Dr Niranthara Ganesh visited the house of two victims who died due to lightning at Kurubagere village in Kadur and offered financial support to the family.