• Food production in Karnataka may drop by 25-30% this year 10 Nov 2019 23:47 TNN | Updated: Nov 11, 2019, 4:32 IST Bengaluru: Karnataka is staring at a sizeable fall in food production this year, thanks to unprecedented rain and floods during both the kharif and rabi seasons. If the state fails to make up for kharif losses in the …
  • E.I.D.-Parry (India) Ltd - Q2, H1 FY20 Financial Results 07 Nov 2019 04:03 EID Parry (India) Limited, one of the largest manufacturers of Sugar in India, has reported financial results for the quarter and half year ended 30th September 2019. Standalone performance for the quarter and half year ended 30th September 2019: The …
  • EID Parry’s Q2 PAT falls to ₹6 cr 06 Nov 2019 17:06   Murugappa group company EID Parry India has reported a net profit of ₹6 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2019 when compared with a net profit of ₹11 crore in the year-ago period. Its revenue grew 26 per cent at ₹442 crore when compared with ₹351 …
  • Golden Chariot luxury train may chug into Karnataka's Dandeli 06 Nov 2019 06:58 Express News Service HUBBALLI: The state-owned luxury train - Golden Chariot is all set to chug after a long gap, with the Railway minister hinting that Dandeli will be connected along with other destinations that are covered by the special train. The …
  • A revival of traditional Karnataka fare 05 Nov 2019 06:58 In spite of being busy professionals, a group of JP Nagar Dollars Colony residents has been making time to discuss old and lost recipes every month. The Club for Traditional Cookery (CTC) led by RK Kulkarni, a software products consultant, meets every …
  • Karnataka recorded highest TB deaths in 2018 05 Nov 2019 06:56 At 6.2%, Karnataka has recorded the highest tuberculosis (TB) death rate in the country in 2018. This is higher than the national TB death rate of 4% in public sector. Doctors see this as a worrisome trend, especially when the success rate of treatment in …
  • Sugarcane crushing in Maha, K'taka to be delayed by over 1 mth: ISMA 03 Nov 2019 06:55 New Delhi, Nov 3 () Sugar production in Maharasthra and Karnataka in the new marketing year 2019-20 is likely to be delayed by more than a month as mills have not commenced their operation because of rains and shortage of sugarcane, according to industry …
  • BSY-Ashok cold war affects Karnataka's flood-hit weavers 31 Oct 2019 16:05 Express News Service BELAGAVI: The cold war between Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa and Revenue Minister R Ashok has taken its toll on a large number of weavers who suffered massive losses in the recent floods. Merely a week after Yediyurappa issued an order …
  • Karnataka to Milan via Mumbai - lifestyle 28 Oct 2019 18:24 Every adult in the Keludi family works the looms. They begin at 9 am until sundown. With each stroke, the fabric begins to take shape, motifs coming to life, and bright colours streaking the greys of the walls in vibgyor. At the end of six days, the yarn …
  • Now, Siddaramaiah plans ‘Bengaluru chalo’ to take on BSY again 25 Oct 2019 03:25 Express News Service BENGALURU: The Congress’ performance in the Haryana and Maharashtra elections seems to have given a much-needed morale boost to the party in Karnataka. Opposition leader and former CM Siddaramaiah is now planning to launch a padayatra …
  • Rain toll climbs to 13 in Karnataka, CM reviews situation 24 Oct 2019 07:50 Image Source : PTI  Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa, Karnataka faced a deluge for second time in two months As parts of Karnataka faced a deluge for the second time in two months and the toll since last week rose to 13, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on …
  • Fresh rain fury since Oct. 18 claims 13 lives in Karnataka 24 Oct 2019 04:04 Even before the State could rehabilitate and compensate victims of floods that ravaged more than half the districts in the State, fresh bout of rain that began on October 18 has taken 13 lives and damaged 10,038 houses. The fresh spell of rain, which has …
  • Eight-Year-Old’s Letter on Rain Woes Makes Waves in India 23 Oct 2019 11:04 Asia & Pacific 13:33 23.10.2019Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Heavy downpour in the last few days has battered many States in Southern India, with Karnataka the worst affected. Heavy rain breached communication links in many places. An eight-year- …
  • Karnataka Congress appoints five district presidents in state 22 Oct 2019 03:31 The appointments come days after Congress leader SR Patil on Thursday met party president Sonia Gandhi at her residence in New Delhi. New Delhi: Congress party on Monday approved the proposal for appointment of five party functionaries as District Congress …
  • Only 37% in Karnataka have verified their names in electoral rolls 19 Oct 2019 07:16 A mere 37% of the State’s total electorate of 510,69,354 have so far participated in the Election Commission’s 45-day Electors’ Verification Programme (EVP) that began from September 1. Karnataka now stands in the 16th position in the country’s ranking on …
  • Karnataka: Day after double murder, tension grips Bagalkot 17 Oct 2019 03:52
  • Charaka movement completes 25 years 14 Oct 2019 18:11 Charaka Women’s multi-purpose Industrial Cooperative Society in Bheemankone village, Sagara Taluk founded by the theatre personality Prasanna is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. “While dedicating the special year, we are paying rich tributes to …
  • Explorer stumbles upon ‘graves’ of Chalukyan kings in Pattadakal 12 Oct 2019 03:10 Graves of Chalukyan rulers have been found in a village near Huligemmanakolla in Pattadakal of Bagalkot district. The discovery has been made by explorer Manjunath Sullolli who says that the place is nothing but where graves of the family members of …
  • This temple could be ancient burial site  12 Oct 2019 02:42 Express News Service BAGALKOT: Inscriptions found on an ancient temple at Huligemmana Kolla near Pattadakalu indicate that the place may have once been the royal burial site of the Chalukya dynasty. According to the Department of Information and Public …
  • Mineral exploration to help improve KIOCL’s revenue 08 Oct 2019 16:18 KIOCL Ltd (formerly Kudremukh Iron Ore Company Ltd) —which carries out exploration activities for minerals such as chrome, manganese and iron ore — is expecting a revenue of around ₹85 crore from the activities related to mineral exploration. MV Subba Rao, …
  • How disaster assistance has fared in Karnataka 07 Oct 2019 07:10 By Express News Service Floods have swept through many villages and towns in Karnataka killing over 90 people and ruining the lives of 7 lakh. What has remained is people’s pain. And what is stirring anger is victims’ claim of poor relief response from the …
  • Devotion with a difference 06 Oct 2019 00:05 Express News Service GOKAK: This is no conventional temple. Instead of puja with flowers and fruit, devotees here offer liquor, cigarettes and ganja to please Goddess Chowdeshwari Devi, at her temple in Gokak. Presiding over the puja and rituals is Satish …
  • Parliamentary panel on energy to review the need for uniformity in tariff 02 Oct 2019 17:42 For the year 2019-20, the parliamentary panel on energy has decided to look into delays in execution and completion of power projects by power sector companies. It will also “review” power tariff policy in the context of the “need for uniformity in tariff …
  • Lost Karnataka weaves are back - mumbai guide 24 Sep 2019 04:27 Established in 1967, The Crafts Council of Karnataka has gone from promoting the heritage crafts and craftspersons of the state to reviving weaves that have disappeared or are on the verge of extinction, from around the country via Vastrabharana, its …
  • Kattala Ratri: The syncretic Muharrams of north Karnataka 23 Sep 2019 19:43 It is Ashura, the 10th day of the holy month of Muharram. The sun is setting slowly as we enter the Peeranwadi dargah near Belagavi and people are pouring in on foot, on bikes, in autorickshaws, vans and cars. Soon the ground before the dargah is …
  • Will Karnataka be able to tackle post-flood crisis without Central aid? 23 Sep 2019 18:16 Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa conducts aerial survey of flood hit Bagalkot in Karnataka on Aug 9, 2019IANS While Bengaluru South MP Tejasvi Surya said that there was no need to seek Central funds for flood relief measures as the Karnataka …
  • BJP Karnataka President targets Siddaramaiah for Shivakumar’s plight 10 Sep 2019 06:09 Bengaluru: BJP Karnataka president Nalin Kumar Kateel may have successfully deflected attention away from chief minister BS Yediyurappa by alleging that senior Congress leader Siddaramaiah was behind former Congress minister DK Shivakumar’s arrest. The ace …
  • Kolhapur families shifted due to rising water level 09 Sep 2019 18:34 250 families comprising of 390 members have been shifted drom Pryag Chikhali village of the Karvir Taluka. Mumbai: Heavy rains in Kolhapur district have led to an increase in the water level of Panchganga River, which reached 39 feet on Sunday evening. …
  • Villagers flee as Maharashtra flood waters enter Belagavi again 08 Sep 2019 22:39 Hubballi: The heavy rainfall in Maharashtra has increased the inflow of water into Krishna river and its tributaries in Belagavi district, forcing many people to desert their villages and move to relief camps again. Meanwhile, Maharashtra Chief Minister …
  • Flood victims pick up pieces 05 Sep 2019 03:15 Express News Service BAGALKOT: A small eatery in a collapsed building at Pattadakalu stands as a reminder of the trail of destruction the recent floods have left behind. An eatery owned by Siddappa S Totager had partially collapsed. Now, he runs it from …
  • Bagalkot man becomes first to get heart transplant under govt scheme 01 Sep 2019 01:09 By Express News Service BENGALURU: A 38-year-old man from Bagalkot, who was suffering from a complex heart problem since birth, was close to death, but thanks to a donor and the state government’s organ transplant scheme, he got a new lease of life. Dr …
  • Bagina at KRS and not Almatti irks farmers 31 Aug 2019 01:39 Express News Service VIJAYAPURA: The state government offering ‘bagina’ at the reservoirs in the Cauvery basin and not to those in the Krishna basin has drawn flak from the farmers’ association of North Karnataka. According to them, the Almatti reservoir …
  • Adani Green Energy Ltd to acquire 10 companies from Essel Group 29 Aug 2019 18:57 Adani Green Energy Limited has entered into a Securities Purchase Agreement for acquisition (by itself or through an affiliate) of 100% equity interest in ten Companies i.e. Essel Bagalkot Solar Energy Private Limited ("EBSEPL"), Essel Gulbarga …
  • Flood damage in Karnataka amounts to Rs 30000 crore: CM BS Yediyurappa to central team 25 Aug 2019 00:45 By Express News Service BENGALURU: The death toll in the recent floods, which caused havoc in 103 taluks in 22 districts in the state, has touched 87 and caused damage worth Rs 30,000 crore. Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Saturday informed the inter- …
  • Rain impacts ‘moong’ harvest 22 Aug 2019 16:14 The heavy rains that battered parts of North Karnataka in recent weeks have hampered the harvesting of moong or green gram. Moong, a minor pulses crop, is largely grown under rainfed conditions and the first among the kharif crops to be harvested in …
  • Karnataka floods: Badami slams Siddaramaiah, calls him ‘guest MLA’ 20 Aug 2019 02:54 By Express News Service BAGALKOT: Nearly ten days after the floods, Congress Legislative Party (CLP) leader Siddaramaiah visited the flood-affected areas of Badami, where he lashed out at the Narendra Modi government for neglecting the flood-hit state. The …
  • Women come out with flying colours 18 Aug 2019 02:47 Express News Service HUBBALLI: As the 73rd Independence Day went by, a tiny village in North Karnataka got busy. To be specific, the women force. This year was no different. Meet the women behind the making of the Tricolour. For the last two months, the …
  • Donated heart saves Bagalkot man 17 Aug 2019 02:16 By Express News Service BENGALURU: A 38-year-old man from Bagalkot got a new lease of life on Friday after undergoing a heart transplant. The organ was donated by a 28-year-old man from Mysuru who had succumbed to a brain injury and was declared brain dead …
  • Send material that can help flood victims restart life, say volunteers 17 Aug 2019 00:24 Kaisar Inamdar, who runs the non-governmental organisation (NGO) Seva, is stuck with half a truckload of old clothes he does not know what to do with. They have been sent by various people from across the State for the flood victims in north Karnataka …
  • The flagmakers from Karnataka's Hubballi who helped unfurl the tricolour in J&K on I-Day 15 Aug 2019 11:06 By Express News Service HUBBALLI: It was a moment of pride for the national flagmaking unit in Hubbali after the tricolour manufactured here was unfurled by Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik on Independence day, the first in the state after the …
  • Army personnel help rescue 1,600 people in flood-hit Bagalkot district 14 Aug 2019 04:04 The Indian Army, which has been working in the flood-affected areas of Bagalkot district, has rescued over 1,600 people who were stranded in their villages. The Army helped in the evacuation of people from villages in Jamkhandi, Mudhol, and Badami taluks, …
  • Tourists rescued from Karnataka’s flood-hit Hampi heritage site 13 Aug 2019 12:02 Bengaluru, Aug 13 (IANS) As many as 365 tourists, including 100 from overseas, were rescued from the world famous Hampi heritage site in Karnataka, as heavy rains and flash floods stranded them over the last 2-3 days, an official said on Tuesday. “The …
  • Visit your constituency if biryani party is over: BJP slams Siddaramaiah over Eid feasting 13 Aug 2019 06:35 Image Source : PTI BJP slams Siddaramaiah for attending biryani party Hitting out at former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for not visiting his flood-hit Badami assembly constituency, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said Siddaramaiah has the …
  • India: Indian Army Intensifies Flood Relief Operations in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala & Tamil Nadu 13 Aug 2019 05:09 The Indian Army has intensified its relief and rescue operations in the states of Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. 13 X Engineer Teams of the Indian Army have been airlifted from Rajasthan to provide a surge to its ongoing relief and rescue …
  • Visit your constituency if party is over: BJP slams Siddaramaiah over Eid feasting 13 Aug 2019 04:27 Bengaluru: The BJP's Karnataka unit on Monday hit out at Congress Legislature party leader Siddaramaiah for not visiting his flood-hit Badami assembly constituency and instead attending a "biryani party." The BJP has also posted pictures of …
  • North Karnataka on a slow path of recovery 13 Aug 2019 03:22 By Express News Service  HUBBALLI/BELAGAVI: The flood-affected people of North Karnataka are heaving a huge sigh of relief as finally there is a let up in the rain and the flood water started receding in many places. Malaprabha, Hiranakershi and …
  • Karnataka government launches programme for student entrepreneurs 12 Aug 2019 15:52 BENGALURU: The Karnataka government’s Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science &Technology has launched a programme to empower student startups in the state towards entrepreneurship. The programme is part of Karnataka Innovation …
  • South-west India, dramatic monsoon toll: 178 dead and one million displaced (Photos and videos) 12 Aug 2019 11:34 The most affected state is Kerala, with 72 victims and 260,000 displaced in over 1,600 camps.  The Church at the forefront of assistance operations.  The opposition calls for intervention by the central government. Mumbai (AsiaNews) - The toll from the …
  • Tussle between Karnataka and Maharashtra takes toll on Krishna basin 12 Aug 2019 06:16 Express News Service BELAGAVI: With North Karnataka facing the wrath of floods for nearly 10 days now, experts believe it is more of a manmade disaster than nature’s fury. While heavy rain in the Krishna basin in Maharashtra and the subsequent release of …
  • Karnataka floods: Relief camps now segregated along caste lines in Bagalkot 12 Aug 2019 06:16 Express News Service BAGALKOT: While flooding in the region over the last few days has been difficult on people of Bagalkot, it completely “demoralised” people of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes communities after rumours spread that they were not …
  • Amit Shah reviews flood situation, Karnataka seeks Rs 3000 crore for now 12 Aug 2019 06:16 By Express News Service BELAGAVI: While Karnataka has no council of ministers, the flood situation in the state is being reviewed by union ministers. On Sunday, Union Home Minister and BJP State President Amit Shah visited flood-hit parts of Karnataka to …
  • Amit Shah invites Yediyurappa to Delhi to submit proposal for funds 12 Aug 2019 01:49 With the preliminary estimate of losses due to floods surpassing the earlier numbers, Union Home Minister Amit Shah has invited Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa to New Delhi on August 16 to present a proposal seeking funds for relief and rehabilitation …
  • Red alert in Karnataka as more heavy rains predicted 11 Aug 2019 16:56 There seems to be no let-up to the monsoon mayhem in Karnataka, with the weather office sounding red alert as more heavy rains are forecast in he coastal, central and southern regions of the state in the coming week, an official said on Sunday. "Red …
  • India floods kill at least 100, displace thousands 11 Aug 2019 07:09 With rains predicted to worsen in coming days, the govt ordered military teams to form rescue units. Emergency response teams of the Indian Army and Navy have been relentlessly spearheading rescue and relief operations in Maharashtra, and the southern …
  • India: India Floods situation worsens with 80 deaths as of August 10, 2019 11 Aug 2019 05:42 Erratic heavy monsoon rain due to deep depression has created havoc in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamilnadu, Karnataka, and Kerala. The situation is grim as 80 lives have been lost in these floods. 1318 flood relief camps have been set up in Kerala to …
  • This organic farmer is winning the war against plastic 11 Aug 2019 02:20 Express News Service GADAG: One thing you can do is: Know your plastics. And a farmer did just that. Learnt all about cutting plastic pollution from bottle to bin and beyond. Around a year back, this farmer from Kotumachagi village started a project to …
  • Karnataka floods: Raichur district goes missing from govt’s relief list 11 Aug 2019 02:20 Express News Service KALABURAGI: Though Karnataka government has released a grant of Rs 100 crore to take up flood relief works in 14 districts of Karnataka, it has forgotten to add Raichur district in the list of districts as per National Disaster …
  • Karnataka seeks Rs 3,000-cr flood relief 10 Aug 2019 16:59 Bengaluru, Aug 10 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Saturday sought Rs 3,000-crore aid from the central government for relief works in the state’s 14 flood-hit districts in the northwest and coastal regions, battered by heavy monsoon …
  • City’s flooding-prone areas to get sensors 10 Aug 2019 03:35 By Akhila Damodaran An alert will be sent every 15 minutes about the rising water level In the wake of torrential rains, Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) are collaboratively working on an …
  • Centre Will Extend All Assistance To Karnataka, Says Yediyurappa 09 Aug 2019 09:20 BS Yediyurappa interacted with the flood-affected people and later undertook an aerial survey. Bengaluru: The Central government has assured to extend all assistance to Karnataka to deal with the situation arising out of severe floods and incessant rains …
  • 'Definitely not lonely': CM Yeddy on handling K'taka flood, rain situation 09 Aug 2019 09:15 Yediyurappa, who was sworn in as CM on July 26 but is yet to expand his Cabinet, said legislators and MPs are supporting him. Bengaluru: The Central government has assured to extend all assistance to Karnataka to deal with the situation arising out of …
  • As flood situation worsens in Karnataka, leaves for doctors cancelled 08 Aug 2019 11:21 The flood situation is expected to worsen as IMD on Thursday predicted showers for next 48 hours across Karnataka.  In a circular dated August 8, 2019, the directions were issued to Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada, Kodagu, Gadag, Chikmagaluru, Haveri, …
  • Karnataka CM to visit rain-affected areas of Belagavi, Bagalkot districts 07 Aug 2019 16:16 A flood-like situation has developed in various districts across the state due to heavy rains. Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa will visit rain-affected areas of Belagavi and Bagalkot districts on Wednesday and Thursday to take stock of …
  • Elderly man comes under goods train, emerges unhurt in Karnataka’s Bagalkot 19 Jul 2019 06:04 19 Jul 2019, 10:43AM ISTSource: TOI.inIn a shocking incident, an elderly man escaped unhurt after coming under a goods train at the Bagalkot railway station. The hard-of hearing man had been crossing the tracks with his friends when he realized that the …
  • Karnataka Milk Federation to add more facilities in Vijayapura, Bagalkot 11 Jun 2019 04:06 The Karnataka Milk Federation has decided to add more infrastructure in Vijayapura and Bagalkot, worth over ₹60 crore, in the coming days. Speaking at a press conference on Monday, State Director and former chairman of twin-district of KMF Srishailgouda …
  • Bagalkot: No entry at Basavanna memorial as pillars crack 04 Jun 2019 02:40 Express News Service BAGALKOT: Devotees were left disappointed on Monday as they were denied entry to Aikya Mantapa, which is the memorial of philosopher Basavanna. Kudala Sangama Development Board, which handles the maintenance, decided to prohibit the …
  • LS poll: Bagalkot defeat a setback for Congress 23 May 2019 11:39
  • Two subcaste equations at play in Bagalkot 22 Apr 2019 05:44 One of the interesting poll battles in north Karnataka — in Bagalkot Lok Sabha constituency — is also being seen as a test of popularity for the former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah. It is witnessing a close contest laced with heavy caste undertones. …
  • Is Congress votebank in Balakot or Bagalkot?: PM Modi 19 Apr 2019 00:27 Hubballi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi struck out at Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy here on Thursday, claiming he  had instructed JD(S) workers not to raise the issue of the Balakot airstrike during the campaign for the Lok Sabha poll, fearing it may dent …
  • Is Congress-JDS vote bank in Bagalkot or Balakot: PM Modi in Karnataka poll rally 19 Apr 2019 00:15 Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (Reuters)  Ramping up his poll attack on the Congress-JD(S) coalition in Karnataka, Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleged Thursday that Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy did not wish India’s air strike on the Jaish-e-Mohammad …
  • Watchman from Bagalkot is set to be tahsildar 19 Mar 2019 12:13 BENGALURU: Today 28-year-old Laal Saab is studying at the government academy in Mysuru, in training to become a tahsildar with the Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS). But a few months ago, his life was different — his last job, which he quit in October …
  • This watchman from Bagalkot is set to become tahsildar 19 Mar 2019 00:24 Bengaluru: Today 28-year-old Laal Saab is studying at the government academy in Mysuru, in training to become a tahsildar with the Karnataka Administrative Service (KAS). But a few months ago, his life was different — his last job, which he quit in October …
  • Boy gets electrocuted, three teachers suspended in Bagalkot 04 Feb 2019 01:30 By Express News Service BAGALKOT: Three teachers of the Government Primary School at Tanikeri village near Lokapur in Mudhol taluk have been suspended after a student sustained injuries due to an electric shock while switching off a pump, on Sunday. The …
  • Uganda gets inspiring lessons from Bagalkot polytechnic college 22 Dec 2018 08:22
  • 6 killed in boiler blast in Bagalkot 16 Dec 2018 17:37 Dec 16, 2018, 20:10 ISTSource: Mirror NowSix labourers were killed and five others were severely injured after a boiler blast in distillery unit of Nirani sugars factory in Karnataka’s Bagalkot. Rescue operation is still underway. Several people are still …
  • Karnataka: 4 killed, 5 injured after boiler blast at sugar factory in Bagalkot 16 Dec 2018 15:33 fire accident [Representational Image]Reuters Four people were killed and three injured after a boiler blast at a factory in Nirani Sugar Factory Limited in Kulalli village in Karnataka's Bagalkot district on Sunday. Reports state that there were ten …
  • Karnataka: 4 killed in blast at Bagalkot distillery 16 Dec 2018 13:14
  • Confidence Petroleum India Ltd opens auto LPG stations at Bagalkot, Patancheru 01 Oct 2018 10:09 Confidence Petroleum India Ltd has commissioned two more auto LPG dispensing stations, one in KARNATAKA and the other in TELANGANA state at following locaitons: Bagalkot - Karnataka Patancheru (Hyderabad) - Telangana. Shares of CONFIDENCE PETROLEUM INDIA …
  • Bagalkot’s pomegranate ryots to get Israeli lessons 28 Jul 2018 02:31 BENGALURU: Pomegranate farmers from Bagalkot district and its neighbourhood will soon get lessons from Israel to increase their yield. Pomegranate is widely cultivated here and the yield is about 10 tonnes per hectare. The Indo-Israel Agriculture Centre, …
  • K'taka polls: PM Modi urges Bagalkot weavers to punish Siddaramaiah 06 May 2018 15:33 [India], May 06 (ANI): Addressing a rally in the weaver-populated district of Bagalkot, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday teared into Chief Minister Siddaramaiah for not fulfilling promises made to the weaving community here. Prime Minister Modi said …
  • Field flattened to make Shah’s helipad in Bagalkot 29 Apr 2018 05:25
  • Karnataka polls: Displaced Bagalkot families to confront vote-seekers 24 Apr 2018 23:26 “I was born and brought up here in Killa. The house we lived in was pulled down after thousands of dwellings submerged during the construction of Almatti Dam (Upper Krishna Project). I come here often as I am emotionally attached to the place,” says Harish …
  • 9 killed in Bagalkot accident 09 Mar 2018 21:47 DH News Service, Bagalkot Mar 10 2018, 2:41 IST At least nine people, including four of a family, were killed on the spot when a lorry transporting tur dal hit the bullock cart they were travelling in, on the Belagavi-Raichur State Highway, on Friday night …
  • In Bagalkot, fan from Haryana wants to see Rahul PM 26 Feb 2018 02:11 DH News Service, Vijayapura, Bagalkot Feb 26 2018, 7:24 IST Pandit Dinesh Sharma an ardent fan of Rahul Gandhi has been following him across the country with party flags. This youth from Jind district in Haryana a regular during the rallies of AICC …
  • Bagalkot girl who died trying to save boy gets honour 18 Jan 2018 19:38 DH News Service, New Delhi, Jan 19 2018, 0:21 IST Netravati M Chavan Fourteen-year-old Netravati M Chavan from Bagalkot district, who died while trying to save two young boys from drowning, was chosen for the National Bravery Award. While she managed to …
  • Four of a family killed in gruesome road accident in Bagalkot 30 Dec 2017 07:34 DH News Service, Bagalkot, Dec 30 2017, 12:49 IST File photo for representation Four of a family were killed while three others sustained grievous injuries in a gruesome collision between a car and a lorry on National Highway 50 near Hungund town, Bagalkot …
  • Heavy showers pound Ballari, Bagalkot dists 23 Aug 2017 22:22 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Aug 24 2017, 2:23 IST Belagavi and Uttar Kannada districts also receive rains Residents try to prevent rainwater from gushing into houses at Tambralli village in Hagaribommanahalli, Ballari district, on Wednesday. Tambralli …
  • Meti repeatedly raped me claims, Bagalkot woman 17 Aug 2017 23:07 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Aug 18 2017, 2:08 IST The sex scandal allegedly involving senior Congress MLA and former minister H Y Meti took a new twist on Thursday with the victim seeking police protection, expressing threat to her life from the politician …
  • SC relief to Bagalkot ZP prez over 'false' caste certificate 28 Jul 2017 20:51 DH News Service, New Delhi, Jul 29 2017, 1:35 IST DH file photo. The Supreme Court on Friday stayed a Karnataka High Court order that invalidated the income-cum-caste certificate submitted by Bagalkot Zilla Panchayat president Veena Kashappanavar during …
  • Heavy rain in Bagalkot, Badami 09 Jul 2017 19:03 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Jul 10 2017, 0:21 IST A waterlogged road in Badami, Bagalkot district, following heavy rain on Sunday. DH photo Rain receded in Uttara Kannada district while there were widespread showers in Bagalkot district on Sunday. The …
  • Indian consulate in Hamburg to help trace missing Bagalkot student 23 Jun 2017 21:31 DH News Service, New Delhi, Jun 24 2017, 2:52 IST In picture: missing teen Manjunath Churi. The Consulate General of India (CGI) in Hamburg is in touch with the local police after an engineer from Bagalkot went missing in the port city in northern Germany. …
  • Bagalkot student may have committed suicide: MP 22 Jun 2017 22:26 DH News Service, Bagalkot, Jun 23 2017, 1:47 IST It is now believed that Manjunath Churi, 27, a student of Hamburg University, Germany, hailing from Seemikeri in the taluk has committed suicide. The student had gone missing for the past few days. P C  …
  • Bagalkot youth goes missing in Germany 22 Jun 2017 09:11 DH News Service, Bagalkot, Jun 22 2017, 12:24 IST Manjunath Churi, 27, son of Siddanna Churi and Mahanandi, is studying MS at the Hamburg University. He has gone missing since June 19. Manjunath had done his BE (electronics and communications) from an …
  • Karnataka: 4 drown after overflowing canal washes away car in Bagalkot 07 Jun 2017 17:56 [Representational image]Twitter Four people, along with the car in which they were travelling, was washed away in a canal in Karnataka's Bagalkot district, police said on Wednesday. Five people were travelling in the car when the incident took place …
  • Karnataka heatwave: 3 crocodile deaths in Bagalkot in 15 days 15 May 2017 03:59 BAGALKOT: The fast-depleting reserves of the Krishna River, which flows through a large part of Bagalkot and Vijayapura districts, have not only resulted in a drinking water problem in the two districts, but the situation has also made life difficult for …
  • Three crocodile deaths in Bagalkot district in 15 days 15 May 2017 02:00 BAGALKOT: The fast-depleting reserves of the Krishna River, which flows through a large part of Bagalkot and Vijayapura districts, have not only resulted in a drinking water problem in the two districts, but the situation has also made life difficult for …
  • 1,422 trees axed in Bagalkot dist for widening of NH 218 13 Apr 2017 22:14 Bagalkot: April 14, 2017, Deccan Herald News Service Some of the trees that were felled for widening of NH 218 at Anagawadi Cross in Bilagi taluk of Bagalkot district. dh photo A total of 1,422 trees have been axed on either side of the Gaddanakeri Cross- …
  • Bagalkot zilla panchayat president may lose membership 11 Apr 2017 20:40 Following the order of the Dharwad High Court Bench that declared the income/caste certificate of Bagalkot zilla panchayat president Veena Kashappanavar as false, the district administration has initiated the process of cancellation of her membership. …
  • Hunger stir by prisoners in Bagalkot jail 30 Mar 2017 20:43 Bagalkot, March 31, 2017, DHNS: Undertrial prisoners at the district jail here, skipped food and held a protest against the assault on a few of them by the prison staff. The staff had assaulted the prisoners who questioned the quality of food served, …
  • Phase II of Bagalkot irrigation project to be commissioned soon 19 Mar 2017 19:26 Bengaluru: The Karnataka government will commission the second phase of a massive drip irrigation project in Bagalkot district, one of India’s driest regions, in about two months, an official from the state water resource ministry said, requesting …