BSY to recommend Centre for change over of ESIS to ESIC
Shivamogga: “I will recommend the Central government to make a change over of the current ESIS (Employment State Insurance Scheme) to ESIC (Employees' State Insurance Corporation) and make the Shivamogga constituency a model constituency”, said Bharatiya Janata Party state president B S Yeddyurappa, here on Sunday, February 3.
D C Thammanna lists state govt's achievements in his R-Day message
Shivamogga: The 70th Republic Day ceremony was organised in the city's Police Parade Ground. District In-charge Minister of Shivamogga, D C Thammanna, hoisted the national flag. Addressing the people who had gathered for the ceremony, Thammanna delivered the following speech.
DC releases invitation for five-day “Sahyadri Utsav”
Shivamogga: “The ‘Sahyadri Utsav’ will be organized from January 23 to 27 with cultural programmes, in which prominent singer Raghu Dixit too will be participating”, said Deputy Commissioner K A Dayanand here on Saturday, January 20.
BJP will not be successful in destabilising the coalition: Madhu Bangarappa
Shivamogga: "The high command of our party will decide on the list of the candidates for the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections. There was nothing wrong in the Congress leaders demanding MP seats. The Janata Dal (S)–Congress coalition will work together and campaign this time, for which decisions will be taken after January 26”, said former MLA from Soraba Constituency Madhu Bangarappa here on Thursday, January 17.
Monkey fever scare intensifies in Shivamogga, Kundapura area
Shivamogga/Udupi: The Kyasanur Forest Disease (KFD) has claimed nine lives in Shivamogga so far and the latest reports claim that the KFD viruses have been detected in carcasses of monkeys recovered from Sirivanthe, Bandagadde and Lingadahalli in Sagar taluk. The viscera collected from these areas were recently sent to Pune for testing and the results are positive.
Stay away from fashion and addiction, says Governor Vajubhai Vala
Shivamogga: “It is not only important to have knowledge but it also important to translate the knowledge into actions. Identifying the core issues and acting aptly is the use of knowledge”, said Governor of Karnataka, Vajubhai Vala, here on Tuesday, December 18, speaking on the occasion of the platinum jubilee of Deshiya Vidya Samsthe (DVS).
Dr. Shailini Rajneesh lauds BLOs' efforts in updating voters' list
Shivamogga: "The purpose of this meet with the political leaders and electoral officers concerned is not only to avail the information about voters' list but also understand the issues and working ability of the lower grade officers", said Election Observer Dr. Shalini Rajneesh in the Booth Level Officers (BLO) meet, in the Bhadravati Taluk Office, on Sunday, December 16.
Dist Cong party leaders, workers celebrate 3-state win
Shivamogga: The election results are out and the Congress party having made its way into Bharatiya Janata Party bastions Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, was celebrated by the district Congress party workers, here on Tuesday, December 11.
'Do we want a CM weeping for a woman or farmers?', asks Belur Gopalkrishna
Shivamogga: As the Belagavi Winter Session begins in the Suvarna Soudha, the Bharatiya Janata Party has begun its protest there against the policies of the coalition government. Countering this, the Congress leaders and party workers attempted to protest in front of the BJP State President B S Yeddyurappa’s residence at Shikaripura, here on Monday, December 10.
Picnic in the beach turns fatal for 1 person
Honnavar: An employee of a private company who was on a one-day-trip to the coastal city was swept out to sea at Apsarakonda located in Honnavar town, Uttar Kannada district, here on Monday, December 10.
5 BJP MLAs all set to join coalition: Belur Gopalkrishna
Shivamogga: "In the five-state exit polls, Modi has experienced a major setback. ‘Bhaiyon or Behenon’ (brothers and sisters) speech has pushed the people to boredom”, said former MLA Belur Gopalkrishna, here on Saturday, December 8.
Homestays should not lose essence and tradition: DC
Shivamogga: "Homestays should not lose their essence and tradition. They should not be only business oriented like resorts, instead, must give importance to local traditions, food and hospitality, and offer the same to the guests", Deputy Commissioner K A Dayanand advised homestay owners, here on December 4, in a tourism meet.
BJP bags both mayor and deputy posts in Shivamogga
Shivamogga: In the poll for the new mayor and deputy mayor conducted in the Shivamogga City Corporation, Lata Ganesh and Channabasappa from the Bharatiya Janata Party were elected for the respective posts, here on Wednesday, November 28.
'Mission Indradhanush' to begin from Nov 23: K A Dayanand
Shivamogga: "Following a drop in the number of children being given polio drops, the Health and Family Welfare Department, under the National Health Campaign initiative, is organising “Indradhanush” polio camp from November 23 to December 3 in the district", said Deputy Commissioner K A Dayanand.
School trip turns fatal; One dead, several injured
Shivamogga: A bus carrying the students of Poorna Prajna Educational Institute, Badravathi, overturned at Sauthikere on the outskirts of N R Puram, early on November 10. One student died as a result of the accident and several others, including the driver, were injured.