Pregnant woman travels to hospital in sheep vehicle
Chitradurga: A pregnant woman who developed labour pains on Friday, December 21 morning had to travel in a sheep transporting vehicle to reach the District Hospital. Lakshmamma of Marikanive village, in Hiriyur taluk waited two-and-half hours for an ambulance which never arrived.
34 arrested for carrom gambling
Chitradurga: In a raid conducted by the Chitradurga police on a carrom board game adda, 34 gamblers have been arrested near the Basaveshwara theatre here on Wednesday, December 12.
Lady abandoned by husband lives on street with new born
Chitradurga: In a heart-wrenching incident, a woman, who was abandoned by her husband was seen living on the roadside, with a new born in hand. It is said that even in-laws and her parents refused to give her shelter. The incident is reported from Challakere town of the district on Sunday evening.
IT officials raid MP Sriramulu and other BJP leaders
Molakalmuru: Just a day after raids were conducted at a resort and hotel owned by Congress leader Anand Singh, income tax officials, on Tuesday night gave a jolt to Badami and Molakalmuru BJP candidate, MP Sriramulu and other BJP leaders.
Brain dead 6-year-old saves five lives
Chitradurga: The unfortunate and untimely demise of a six-year-old girl from Chitradurga has given new life to five people. Janahvi T, was declared brain dead by doctors of a private hospital in Mangaluru, after a surgery to remove a tumor in her brain resulted in her slipping into a coma.
Amit Shah ups ante, says people waiting to oust Congress government
Chitradurga : "The countdown for the exit of the Congress government headed by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has begun, as the people are waiting to throw it out lock, stock and barrel," said Shah at a party's rally in the state's central district in response to the recent tirade by state Chief Minister Siddaramiah.....