Local organisations demand protection of lakes on WED
Shivamogga: India was chosen as the host nation for the World Environment Day celebration for 2018. On this occasion, on June 5, various organisations from Shivamogga took out a march from the Shivappa Nayak Circle to the DC’s office, passing through the B H Road, Nehru Road, Mahaveer Circle and Gopi Circle.
World Environment Day observed in Shivamogga
Shivamogga: The Environment Day should be observed on a daily basis as the oxygen released by the trees is essential for human survival, said District Judge K Natarajan at Shivappa Nayaka's Palace, Kote area after planting saplings on the occasion of World Environment Day on June 5.
ABVP protests for free bus pass for students
Shivamogga: The Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) held a protest and marched to the Deputy Commissioner’s office demanding free bus passes to all students in Shivamogga on June 4. They also submitted a memorandum to DC.
'Cong-JDS govt is an abnormal child, won’t last long'
Shivamogga: Comparing the Congress-JD(S) coalition government to an “abnormal child”, BJP MLA KS Eshwarappa said that it would not survive for long and if it managed to survive for more than six months, then it could be considered a miracle.
Twelve child labour cases reported in Shimoga last year: DC
Shivamogga: The menace of child labour is still continuing in the district. In the past one year, 12 cases of child labour have come to light here and the owners of these establishments have been booked under the law, informed Deputy commissioner M Lokesh on June 1.
‘The new Deputy CM should be a Muslim’
Shivamogga: Stating that Muslims were the second largest community in Karnataka, Congress District Vice President Imtiyaz Khan, demanded that the post of deputy chief minister should go to a member of the Muslim community.
National Conference held at PESITM
Shivamogga: A National Conference on ‘Advanced Research in Science, Engineering and Management’ was held at P.E.S. Institute of Technology and Management (PESITM), Shivamogga on Saturday, May 26.
'CM Kumaraswamy must apologise to Sanehalli pontiff'
Shivamogga: After Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy commented about Sanehalli Taralabalu Math seer Panditaradhya Shivacharya Swami, advising him to stop indulging in politics, the BJP in Shivamogga, demanded that the CM must apologise for the same.
Celebrations galore at Shivamogga as HDK sworn in as CM
Shivamogga: Celebrations broke out in front of the Shivamogga District Congress Head Office as soon as H D Kumarswamy took oath as the Chief Minister of Karnataka and Dr. G Parameshwara took oath as Deputy CM. The jubilant party workers burst crackers and distributed sweets to express their joy.
Closely monitoring election activities: Shivamogga DC
Shivamogga: The Karnataka Assembly Elections to be held on May 12 will be conducted in a smooth manner and there will be no room for malpractices or violations of the Code of Conduct, informed District Commissioner M Lokesh at a press meet held at the D C Office on May 9.