We are not sages to reject offer to form government: Ex CM BSY
Shivamogga: A day after he informed the media that the party national leadership declined him permission to carry out 'Operation Kamala', former CM B S Yeddyurappa made another U-turn. Speaking at a party event in Thirthahalli, he stated that the BJP leaders are not sages to reject or deny an opportunity to form the government in the state.
Kodagu flood victims block Sa Ra Mahesh's car demanding immediate compensation
Madikeri: The Kodagu district Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders, Flood Victims' Committee members and the flood victims stopped the car of the Minister for Tourism affairs and District In-charge Minister of Kodagu, Sa Ra Mahesh, by blocking the way, while the minister was on his way to Karnangeri to inspect the construction work of the houses being built for the flood victims. They were protesting alleging government's apathy towards the victims of last year's natural calamities.
Shivamogga facing threat of drought
Shivamogga: Along with several districts in the state, Shivamogga too has been facing a scarcity of water this season. Usually, almost all the areas in the city were supplied with drinking water every morning but now the supply has been cut down to once in three days. If this continues, soon there will be no water even to drink. People have already started talking that if there is no sufficient rainfall this year to fill Tunga river, the district might have to face drought.
BSY to tour state to assess drought hit regions
Shivamogga: "The state is facing drought and our farmers are in trouble. Being the opposition leader, I will take a statewide tour to interact with the farmers and study their their condition," said Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and the leader of the opposition, B S Yeddyurappa.
Cars collide in Kasargod claiming one life, injuring four
Kasargod: A gruesome collision between cars claimed one life and left four injured at Pucchakkad of Pallikkara of Kasargod, on June 1.It is said that the driver of one of the cars lost control over the vehicle and steered into another car, which was parked on the other side of the road.
Karwar man loses Rs 10 lakhs to 'foreigner FB friend'
Karwar: Wise ones learn not just from their own mistakes, but also from the mistakes of others. Even after several episodes of online fraud being reported, a youth from Karwar lost about Rs 10 lakhs to his Facebook friend!
77 flood victim families get new houses
Madikeri: The state government is constructing houses in Karnangeri, Madapur and other villages for the victims here who lost their houses during the natural calamities that took place last year.
Dist BJP Prez assures of able administration by central govt
Madikeri: "The Mysuru-Kodagu Lok Sabha Constituency MP Pratap Simha who won the general election with a difference of more than 85,000 votes and the central government will not disappoint the people of the constituency and work for the development of the region," assured Kodagu District Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President B B Bharatheesh.