Yellapur: Two on bike killed by falling tree
Karwar: The duo were travelling from Yellapur to Ankola when the tree that got uprooted due to the gutsy winds accompanying the heavy rains fell on their bike, killing them on the spot.
State govt is afraid of the 'Tiger' Union Govt: Ananth Kumar Hegde
Belagavi: In a controversial remark, Union Minister Anant Kumar Hegde said that the "unstable and fearful" coalition government in the state was afraid of the "Tiger" union government led by the BJP. He was speaking at the felicitation of the newly elected MLA Mahantesh Doddgoudar at M K Hubballi village in Kittur taluk on July 13.
Thousands gather for last rites of slain BSF soldier Santosh Gurav
Belagavi: Thousands gathered to pay their last respects to slain BSF soldier Santosh Gurav (28) at his hometown Halaga village of Khanapur in Belagavi on the morning of Wednesday, July 11. Karnataka Police and soldiers of the Border Security Force (BSF) gave a guard of honour by firing three rounds in the air.