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.
State politics will see changes shortly: Yeddyurappa
Shivamogga: “There is going to be a change in state politics after the Shivamogga, Ballari Lok Sabha and Jamakhandi Vidhana Sabha by polls results are out”, said Opposition leader of Legislative Assembly B S Yeddyurappa.
HDD makes his stand clear on purpose of "Mahagathbandhan"
Shivamogga: On his visit to Shivamogga, keeping in forefront the Lok Sabha and the Vidhana Sabha by-polls, former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda has made a statement against the Bharatiya Janata Party , asserting the formation of the "Mahagathbandhan".
Curtains come down on Dasara grandeur in "Gateway of Malnad"
Shivamogga: As the curtain comes down on the festive celebrations of "Dussehra", the eye-catchy Dasara procession was flagged off by the Deputy Commissioner K A Dayanand who was also joined by the Shivamogga City Corporation Commissioner Charulatha Somal, here at the Shivappa Nayaka Fort on 19 October 2018.
Madhu Bangarappa is not a 'sacrificial goat': CM HDK
Shivamogga: "The purpose and intention behind the Congress-Janata Dal (S) coalition is to send out a message to the nation that we will help sustain a better future for this nation. We have not taken the upcoming three Lok Sabha and two Vidhana Sabha by-polls for granted as the BJP is trying to portray. We have taken this election very seriously", said Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy here, on Tuesday, October 16.
FIR against Corporator Channabassappa for violating poll code of conduct
Shivamogga: “I’m not here to do any sort of politics. As per the rule, an FIR is registered against S N Channabasappa, as the by-elections are fast approaching and as the model code of conduct is in place, the Dasara celebrations will be simple”, said Corporation Commissioner Charulatha Somal.
Safety of district's people is my first priority: DC Thammanna
Shivamogga: The Natural Disaster Management Authority will help us take precautionary measures to avoid a disaster like the one Kodagu faced. For this, I have brought two experts from Bengaluru to Shivamogga at my own expense because, as district in-charge minister, the safety of the district's people is my first priority, said District in-charge minister, DC Thammanna on Saturday, September 29.
Shivamogga district tourism development plan to be discussed with CM: S R M
Shivamogga: A meeting will be held with Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy within 15 days in order to discuss the development of tourist spots and construction of an airport in the district, said S R Mahesh, State Tourism Minister. He was speaking at the Shivamogga Deputy Commissioner's office where a discussion was being held with the officials regarding tourist spots in the district.
Nationwide bundh receives huge support in Shivamogga
Shivamogga: The nationwide bundh called by the Congress-led opposition to protest against the rising fuel prices, saw huge success in Shivamogga on September 10. A large number of Congress leaders and their followers carried out a procession with bullock carts.
National dance festival by Sahachethana Shivamogga
Shivamogga: From the past 8 years, the Natyalaya is successful in recognizing various dance forms from every corner of India and introducing it to Shivamogga art lovers. In this regard, to honour the ancient heritage dance of Indian culture, Sahachetana Natyalaya is presenting 'Natyaradhana 9' a national dance festival.
Ganja plants seized in Soraba taluk
Shivamogga: Acting on a tip-off, the Excise Department sleuths have seized ganja plants, illegally cultivated in a paddy field at Shyadalakoppa in Soraba taluk on August 13...