• New district ministers appointed 10 Apr 2020 02:33 Express News Service BENGALURU: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Thursday appointed new district in-charge ministers.  While he kept Bengaluru City with himself, Yediyurappa gave charge of all other districts to 25 of his ministers. Three ministers -- …
  • There are no restrictions onfarming activities: Minister 09 Apr 2020 09:13 Agriculture Minister B.C. Patil has said that there are no restrictions on agricultural activities during the lockdown. Mr. Patil, who was addressing a meeting in Yadgir on Wednesday, said that he came here to instil confidence in farmers and that there …
  • Lockdown woes: 316 North Karnataka migrants shifted to hostel that can accommodate only 150 people in Tumkur 05 Apr 2020 09:46 Express News Service TUMAKURU: As many as 316 labourers, mostly from Raichur and Yadgir districts including some thirty children and hundred women were brought to the SC/ST hostel in Tumkur on Saturday night.  "The hostel with two blocks could …
  • Migrant workers stranded in Bengaluru await government aid 01 Apr 2020 02:35 BENGALURU: It's been a week since the country went into a lockdown, but migrant workers stranded in several pockets in Bengaluru are yet to get any government help. In many colonies, people are relying on private organisations and individuals who are …
  • COVID-19 Karnataka wrap: Man under home quarantine commits suicide 30 Mar 2020 15:13 Ten people were arrested for violating home quarantine in Bengaluru.  (Representational Image) COVID-19 victim’s 13-year-old son tests positive A 13-year-old boy has tested positive for coronavirus in Tumkur. He is the son of the 60-year-old coronavirus …
  • Despite efforts, investment gulf remains between Bengaluru and rest of Karnataka 16 Mar 2020 07:35 Despite several efforts by the State government to push investments in tier II and III cities, the Statewide investment pattern during the last four years (2016-17 to 2019-20) clearly reveals that entrepreneurs and industrialists are showing interest in …
  • 'Special education provisions needed in underdeveloped Karnataka districts' 11 Mar 2020 06:18 The state needs a special education policy for districts covered by Article 371-J (special status to six backward districts) and similar underdeveloped areas, says the newly-appointed adviser to Government of Karnataka on Education Reforms, MR Doreswamy …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: Two more cases confirmed in Delhi, Telangana; Karnataka border districts on high alert 02 Mar 2020 15:51 The infected person from Delhi recently traveled to Italy and is being diagnosed at Ram Manohar Lohia hospital. (PTI) Delhi and Telangana reported their first cases of the novel coronavirus on Monday, taking the total number of persons who have tested …
  • Karnataka Congress will split in next 3 months: Nalin Kumar Kateel 21 Feb 2020 02:03 By Express News Service YADGIR: The Congress in Karnataka will split into pieces in the next three months, and the current Leader of Opposition Siddaramaiah will form a new party, predicted BJP state unit president Nalin Kumar Kateel on Thursday. He spoke …
  • 101 families to be shifted to make way for Bengaluru metro work 20 Feb 2020 05:18 One hundred and one families living in shanties at Lakkasandra will be relocated to temporary shelters to make way for metro construction work. The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) requires up to six acres of land to construct makeshift …
  • A thousand entrepreneurs expected to attend‘Invest Karnataka-Hubballi Conference’ 13 Feb 2020 03:10 Nearly a 1,000 entrepreneurs are expected to participate in the “Invest Karnataka-Hubballi Conference” being held in Hubballi on Friday with the aim of attracting investors to the northern districts of the State, including Hubballi-Dharwad. Addressing …
  • Bengaluru gets lion’s share of CSR budgets 10 Feb 2020 08:57 BENGALURU: An analysis by consultancy firm Sattva on how Karnataka-based companies have spent their corporate social responsibility (CSR) funds reveals a bias in favour of Bengaluru, home to thousands of technology companies and new-age startups. About a …
  • Bengaluru, Belagavi get lion’s share of berths in BSY cabinet 07 Feb 2020 02:18 Express News Service BENGALURU: The Yediyurappa cabinet became bigger with the induction of 10 more ministers on Thursday. Of the 27 ministers in the cabinet, more than 40 per cent are from Bengaluru and Belagavi districts, while 13 districts have no …
  • Lobbying peaks as BSY set to expand Cabinet 04 Feb 2020 20:58 B S Yeddyurappa Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa’s efforts to expand his Cabinet to fill 16 vacancies has triggered severe lobbying from aspirants and complaints by a section of BJP legislators that some regions of the state are being overlooked. …
  • Six new medical colleges sought in Karnataka ahead of State Budget 31 Jan 2020 23:43 By Express News Service BENGALURU: The medical education department has sought six new medical colleges in the state among other new infrastructure as part of its proposal to the state government ahead of the budget. Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa has begun …
  • Karnataka legislators lax in utilising local area development funds 29 Jan 2020 03:20 The State’s 300 legislators, who have been seeking funds for works in their constituencies, don’t seem to be very serious when it comes to utilising the funds available under the Karnataka Legislators’ Local Area Development Scheme (KLLADS). Though a …
  • 12-yr-old Karnataka boy who guided ambulance across flooded bridge to get National Bravery Award 22 Jan 2020 09:16 Venkatesh was recommended for the ICCW award by the Karnataka State Council for Child Welfare. Twelve-year-old Venkatesh, who won hearts on social media for guiding an ambulance through a flooded bridge during the 2019 Karnataka floods is one of the 22 …
  • Class apart: Paying ode to heroes without capes  19 Jan 2020 20:29 Express News Service BENGALURU: COO of Azim Premji Foundation, S Giridhar’s book ''Ordinary People Extraordinary Teachers'' pays tribute to the people involved in the profession of teaching. The launch of the book, which took place on …
  • CAA outreach: Amit Shah to address Hubballi rally on January 18 09 Jan 2020 00:48 By Express News Service BENGALURU:  Top BJP leaders, including Union ministers, will address a series of rallies in the state as part of the party’s outreach programme to create awareness on the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act. Union Home Minister …
  • Bengaluru’s Sakala ranking up, but little to cheer about 17 Dec 2019 00:45 By Express News Service BENGALURU: Yadgir, Chikkaballapura and Udupi are the top three districts in Sakala performance, for the month of November in 2019. Bengaluru Urban moved up from 30th to 29th position, Vijayapura performed the worst and Koppal sunk …
  • Citizenship Act: From Mangaluru to Bengaluru, protests intensify in Karnataka 17 Dec 2019 00:41 By Express News Service BENGALURU: The protests against the controversial citizenship law spread across Karnataka -- from Ballari to Bengaluru and from Mysuru to Mangaluru. On Monday, thousands of people took to the streets in different parts of the state …
  • 612 farmers committed suicide this year in Karnataka 11 Dec 2019 00:34 Express News Service KALABURAGI: As many as 612 farmers have committed suicide in the state this year (January to November end), said director of Agriculture Department B Y Srinivas. Sharing the data with the New Indian Express, Srinivas said that, of the …
  • BJP's 'Suicide Squad' to torpedo BS Yediyurappa government? 03 Dec 2019 23:30 KALABURAGI: Denial of cabinet berths which was one of the prime reasons for the collapse of the previous JD(S)-Congress coalition government in the state, could soon haunt the B.S. Yediyurappa government too with a section of disgruntled BJP MLAs set to …
  • I will change all political equations, says Vishwanath 30 Nov 2019 00:57 Express News Service HUNSUR: Hopping on to the BJP bandwagon in a constituency where the saffron outfit has not tasted victory in 25 years, H Vishwanath exudes a quiet confidence that he will make history. On waging a triangular battle, Vishwanath says, “I …
  • BS Yediyurappa Inaugurates Airport At Karnataka's Kalaburagi 22 Nov 2019 18:46 Spread over 740 acres, Kalaburagi airport has been built at a cost of Rs 230 crore Bengaluru: Kalaburagi, a backward district in Karnataka, found a spot in the country's aviation map today with Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa inaugurating a greenfield …
  • Water from Almatti dam to be released for farmers from December 1 20 Nov 2019 13:38 Putting an end to the speculation of farmers on the release of Krishna water to the fields for irrigation, the Irrigation Consultative Committee (ICC) of Krishna basin has announced that water from Almatti dam will be released to the fields between …
  • What's cooking? BS Yediyurappa does HD Deve Gowda a favour! 07 Nov 2019 00:08 Bengaluru: In what could be construed as a clear overture to the JD(S), Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa admitted on Wednesday that he had acceded to Janata Dal (S) supremo, H.D. Deve Gowda's request, and taken action against a police sub-inspector, who …
  • Karnataka: BSY accepts demand, Deve Gowda says no permanent enemy in politics 06 Nov 2019 21:34 Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa In what is seen as a sign that the ruling BJP and opposition Janata Dal (Secular) are warming up to each other in Karnataka, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Wednesday accepted JD(S) leader and former prime …
  • No permanent friends or enemies in politics: Deve Gowda 06 Nov 2019 16:26 BENGALURU: A day after stating that he wants the B S Yediyurappa-led BJP government in Karnataka to complete its term, JD(S) patriarch H D Deve Gowda on Wednesday said there were no permanent friends or enemies in politics. In what is being perceived as JD …
  • HD Deve Gowda has not phoned assuring support, says Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa 06 Nov 2019 10:22 By PTI BENGALURU: Amid some reports that JD(S) patriarch HD Deve Gowda had rung him up recently assuring support, Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Wednesday clarified that he has not had any phone conversation with the former Prime Minister. …
  • No support for BJP govt, clarifies Deve Gowda 06 Nov 2019 01:39 By Express News Service BENGALURU: While son HD Kumaraswamy spoke of a soft corner for the BJP government, father HD Deve Gowda was firm in saying that he had no such feelings. Even as some vernacular television media houses flashed headlines that the JDS …
  • 100 days in office were like trial by fire, says Karnataka CM 05 Nov 2019 11:21 BENGALURU: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa onTuesday likened his 100 days in office to a trial by fire in the wake of severe floods hitting the state. "These 100 days were like 'Agni Pareeksha'. Never ever has the state witnessed …
  • 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 …
  • K'taka govt wants better results in class 10 30 Oct 2019 05:27 Sets targets for schools to achieve a 10% increase in the SSLC pass percentage in the upcoming exams In 2018, about 71.93 per cent Class 10 students passed the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC). While Udupi recorded the highest pass percentage ( …
  • Enthusiasm rises, 41,000 youths enroll for Army recruitment 24 Oct 2019 03:05 By Express News Service KOPPAL: The Army recruitment rally to be held at the district stadium here from November 5 to 16 seems to have evoked a good response from the youth. As many as 41,000 youths have registered online so far and the number of …
  • JDS continues protest in Yadgir, ban orders clamped 23 Oct 2019 02:59 Express News Service BENGALURU/KALABURAGI: Yadgir police station is turning into a political hotspot. Sharangouda Patil, son of Gurmitkal MLA Naganna Gouda Kandakur, who ‘stung’ Yediyurappa with an audiotape in February, is sitting on a protest near …
  • BJP workers told to work together for win in all Yadgir Assembly segments 18 Oct 2019 08:30 State BJP president Nalin Kumar Kateel has said that the party should win all four Assembly constituencies in Yadgir district in the next Assembly elections and root out the other parties. He was addressing a party workers meeting in Yadgir on Thursday. Mr …
  • Vishwanath stumps his rivals by playing new district card 16 Oct 2019 03:11 Express News Service MYSURU: With by-election fever catching on in the state, Opposition parties Congress and JDS are keen to wrest the Hunsur Assembly constituency seat. Former JDS state president and disqualified leader AH Vishwanath has brought up …
  • SWR launches special trains to clear Deepavali rush 11 Oct 2019 03:00 By Express News Service BENGALURU: To clear the extra rush of passengers for the upcoming Deepavali festival, the South Western Railway has decided to run the following pair of Suvidha Special trains: Train between Yelahanka and Bidar Yelahanka-Bidar …
  • Former PM Deve Gowda to lead protest match over flood relief aid to Karnataka 07 Oct 2019 15:10 By PTI BENGALURU: Former prime minister H D Deve Gowda reaffirmed on Monday that he would lead a march from Freedom Park to Vidhana Soudha, the State Secretariat, on October 10 against the Centre over flood relief assistance. The JD(S) supremo rued that …
  • CM Yediyurappa visits flood-affected Yadgir district 06 Oct 2019 00:05 By Express News Service YADGIR: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa visited flood-affected areas of Yadgir district on Saturday. He personally visited Tinthani, Devapur village of Shorapur taluk, Kollur bridge of Shahapur taluk, Gouduru, Yakshanti and …
  • How not to plan for a rainy day 02 Oct 2019 17:16 First, credit where credit is due. India’s planning and administrative machinery grinds exceedingly slowly, but eventually, it does get there, provided there is a big enough spur, and the political will to see changes through. Nothing illustrates this …
  • Karnataka had 23% more rainfall in southwest monsoon: IMD 01 Oct 2019 15:24 Bengaluru, Oct 1 (IANS) The four-month southwest monsoon from June to September was generous to Karnataka, with 23 per cent more rainfall than normal, an IMD official said on Tuesday. “Karnataka had 103.2 cm rainfall during the four-month southwest monsoon …
  • Special train from Bengaluru to Kalaburagi to run till Bidar 01 Oct 2019 02:45 By Express News Service BENGALURU: To clear the extra rush during Dasara, the Yelahanka-Kalaburgi-Yelahanka Suvidha Special will be extended till Bidar. It will run two trips in both directions. According to an official release, the Yelahanka - Bidar …
  • Bifurcation row: Karnataka CM Yediyurappa to convene meeting of Ballari MLAs 28 Sep 2019 13:30 By PTI BENGALURU: As the bifurcation of Ballari district became a bone of contention, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa said on Saturday he will convene a meeting with the MLAs from the district. "I will call a meeting. We will sit together and decide,…
  • Hyderabad Karnataka’s new name is Kalayana Karnataka 18 Sep 2019 07:28 Hyderabad: Fulfilling the long pending demand of the people of Hyderabad Karnataka area, CM of Karnataka, Mr. B.S Yedurappa announced on Tuesday that Hyderabad Karnataka is being renamed as Kalyana Karnataka. He also said that a separate Secretariat will …
  • Kalyana Karnataka liberation day has Lingayat seers backing BSY 18 Sep 2019 07:08 The programme organised to mark the renaming of Hyderabad Karnataka as ‘Kalyana Karnataka’ and to celebrate its liberation day on Tuesday provided a platform for seers of the Veerashaiva-Lingayat community to rally behind Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa …
  • Hyderabad-Karnataka region renamed ‘Kalyana Karnataka’ 17 Sep 2019 16:25 B S Yediyurappa after taking oath. (Photo: ANI) Fulfilling a long-standing demand of the people of Hyderabad Karnataka region, Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Tuesday announced that it has been renamed as ‘Kalyana Karnataka’ and a separate secretariat …
  • Congress draws on Vokkaliga sentiments to protest DKS arrest 11 Sep 2019 02:59 By Express News Service BENGALURU: Anger and helplessness” against the arrest of former minister DK Shivakumar will culminate in a mega protest, senior Congress leader Ramalinga Reddy said, while announcing the itinerary of his party’s agitation in the …
  • State food ministers to meet tomorrow 01 Sep 2019 12:43 A newly-planned scheme of fortifying rice distributed through ration shops, the recently passed Consumer Protection Act 2019, and supply of pulses and onion from Centrally-maintained buffer stocks are among the topics to be discussed at a meeting of State …
  • The ‘gig’ economy is creating lakhs of jobs, but workers don’t see a future 31 Aug 2019 06:42 Slim and soft-spoken, Venugopal S. is nearly always on the move. In the only time he has for himself — when stuck in one of Bengaluru’s notorious traffic snarls or waiting in the shade by a busy restaurant — he gets busy tweaking or sending out his resume …
  • Piqued with allocation of portfolios, ministers hold up loyalty card 28 Aug 2019 02:21 Express News Service BENGALURU:  A day after the BJP central leadership sprung a surprise by rewarding new faces over seniors in the Karnataka cabinet, the air of dissent within the party is only getting thicker. While those left out of the cabinet have …
  • Don’t know if it was act of bravery: 12-year-old hero 14 Aug 2019 02:10 Express News Service RAICHUR: “I don’t know if what I did was an act of bravery or not. I just wanted to help the driver,” said 12-year-old Venkatesh, the braveheart who helped guide an ambulance in flooded waters on Saturday. ALSO READ| Is Karnataka …
  • Flood relief: Beware of whom you are donating to  13 Aug 2019 03:11 By Express News Service BENGALURU: The floods this year have been one of the worst to hit the state in recent times, so much so that the property loss is estimated to be about Rs 40,000 crore. There is an immediate need for funds and material supplies to …
  • 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 …
  • Krishna recedes slightly even as Tungabhadra starts raging in Karnataka 12 Aug 2019 01:49 Diminished rainfall in the Krishna river catchment area on the Maharashtra side of the Western Ghats and in Belagavi district on Sunday resulted in floodwaters slightly receding in the Krishna basin. But trouble began for those on the banks of the …
  • Amit Shah to conduct aerial survey of flood-hit Karnataka 11 Aug 2019 05:09 The home minister will assess the flood situation in Belagavi district. New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah will conduct an aerial survey of flood affected areas of Karnataka on Sunday, officials said. The home minister will assess the flood situation …
  • Karnataka floods: Almatti receives record flow, leaves villages awash 11 Aug 2019 02:20 Express News Service VIJAYAPURA: Incessant rain in the Western Ghats and the catchment areas of Krishna basin has resulted in an all-time record inflow and outflow--6.25 and 5.35 lakh cusecs respectively — to the Lal Bahadur Shastri Water Reservoir, …
  • 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 …
  • Belagavi still under water; death toll rises to 12, rains hamper rescue operation 11 Aug 2019 00:11 Hubballi: The death toll has risen to 12 in flooded Belagavi district with the body of a contractor, who was washed away in a stream with his car, being found in the Ballari nala on Saturday. The contractor, Jayachandra, was from Andhra Pradesh. However, …
  • Flood situation grim in southern, western states; 85 dead 10 Aug 2019 12:21 Thiruvanathapuram/Ahmedabad: Kerala and Karnataka were facing a grim situation on Saturday due to floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains that have left 54 people dead in the last couple of days and disrupted normal life, while 19 people …
  • Karnataka flood situation remains grim, most rivers in spate 10 Aug 2019 06:36 Bengaluru: With no let-up in rains, the flood situation in Karnataka remained grim on Saturday as most of the rivers in the state were in spate. Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa asked people of the state not to worry as relief measures were his government…
  • Book K’taka, Maha CMs for ‘culpable homicide’: Congress 09 Aug 2019 18:33 Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) With the flood situation in the state continuing to remain grim, the Congress on Friday demanded booking Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and his Karnataka counterpart B.S. Yediyurappa for ‘culpable homicide’ and under the …
  • With unabated rains, misery continues in Kerala, Karnataka, Bihar, Maharashtra 09 Aug 2019 15:47 Torrential rains continued to batter various parts of Kerala Friday as the death toll in monsoon related incidents, including landslides, in the last three days soared to 22 with more than 22,000 people being rehabilitated to relief centres. (Reuters) At …
  • Rivers, tributaries flow above danger level in north Karnataka districts 08 Aug 2019 07:24 With no let-up in the rains and increased outflow from the reservoirs in Krishna basin in both Maharashtra and North Karnataka, the flood situation in the northern districts only worsened on Wednesday. The rivers in these districts are flowing above danger …
  • Rains wreak havoc in Karnataka, schools, colleges shut 07 Aug 2019 18:07 Bengaluru, Aug 7 (IANS) With the southwest monsoon remaining active in Karnataka, heavy rains across various regions of the state wreaked havoc, flooding villages and towns and disrupting normal life, an official said on Wednesday. “Schools and colleges …
  • Downpour continues in NK; outflow from Krishna basin dams set to rise 07 Aug 2019 07:13 With rain not relenting in the districts of Western Maharashtra and North Karnataka, the flood situation in northern Karnataka has further worsened. The situation is likely to aggravate as water discharge from reservoirs in the Krishna basin of Maharashtra …
  • Devendra Fadnavis dials BS Yediyurappa, seeks help for Kolhapur floods 06 Aug 2019 23:49 Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis called upon Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa, requesting him to increase the discharge of water from the Almatti Dam in the southern state so as to mitigate the flood situation in Kolhapur and Sangli …
  • Fadnavis dials Yediyurappa on flood situation 06 Aug 2019 22:23 Fadnavis also spoke to Union defence minister Rajnath Singh for better coordination during the rescue operation. Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis called upon Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yediyurappa, requesting him to increase the discharge of …
  • Karnataka rains: Karnataka rains: Army deploys 900 personnel for rescue and rehabilitation work 06 Aug 2019 16:44 One person was killed while scores of houses collapsed in parts of Karnataka as the flood situation worsened in the State. According to police, a 25-year-old man was killed at Hoskote in Bylahongal taluk of Belagavi district when the wall of his house …
  • North Karnataka Struggles With Heavy Rain And Floods, 5 Districts Hit 06 Aug 2019 11:34 Adding to Karnataka's troubles is the release of water from a dam in neighbouring Maharashtra Bengaluru: North Karnataka is struggling to cope with heavy rainfall and floods as the monsoon picked up pace in the region over the last few days. Two men …
  • Floodwaters continue to rage through North Karnataka 06 Aug 2019 03:20 The flood situation in northern districts of Karnataka continues to be grim as outflow from reservoirs in the Krishna basin of Maharashtra has witnessed an increase, resulting in further inundation of villages, barrage-cum-bridges, and farmlands. The death …
  • Incessant rainfall in Maharashtra causing misery in North Karnataka 05 Aug 2019 18:07 Aerial view of North Karnataka affected by floodsTwitter The heavy downpour in Maharashtra has created a flood-like situation not just in the state but also in the neighbouring Karnataka where the northern region is faltering underwater. Due to the …
  • Karnataka CM conducts aerial survey of flood-hit region 05 Aug 2019 11:45 Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Monday conducted aerial inspection of flood-hit districts of North Karnataka, where several villages were inundated following increased outflow from reservoirs across the Krishna and its tributaries in …
  • Karnataka CM Yediyurappa conducts aerial survey of flood-hit region 05 Aug 2019 09:43 Huge amount of water had been released from the Koyna and four other dams in Maharashra which were reportedly full to the brim. Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Monday conducted aerial inspection of flood-hit districts of North …
  • India: Karnataka Floods:CM B S Yediyurappa to conduct an aerial survey tomorrow 05 Aug 2019 01:27 Karnataka chief minister B S Yediyurappa will conduct an aerial survey over the floods affected districts in North Karnataka tomorrow. Heavy rains and release of water fro Maharastra's Koyna dam has flooded the districts and people are facing the …
  • Flood situation remains grim in Krishna basin 05 Aug 2019 00:50 Flood situation remained grim in north Karnataka districts on Sunday as water level in the Krishna and its tributaries rose, inundating several villages and bridges. Continued heavy rain in the catchment area of the Krishna is now a concern as more …
  • Floods Hit North Karnataka, BS Yediyurappa To Conduct Aerial Survey 04 Aug 2019 18:28 BS Yediyurappa on Sunday, took stock of the situation through video-conference with officials Bengaluru: Hundreds of villages in North Karnataka were inundated following release of over 2 lakh cusecs of water from Koyna dam in neighbouring Maharashtra on …
  • Bridge near Sheelahalli in Raichur submerged 31 Jul 2019 07:19 The bridge constructed across Krishna river between Sheelahalli and Hanchinal villages in Lingsagur taluk in Raichur district has been submerged after officials of Krishna Bhagya Jala Nigama Ltd. continuously discharged water from Basavasagar reservoir in …
  • HD Kumaraswamy starts Grama Vaastavya, rains bonanza on Yadgir 22 Jun 2019 01:05 YADAGIR: Asserting that his Grama Vaastavya (village stay) programme is not a gimmick, but has been launched with the intention of solving problems of  rural folk, Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Friday announced a number of schemes for backward Yadgir …
  • Schools in Kalaburagi, Yadgir reopen early as rain brings relief 13 Jun 2019 23:36
  • Heat wave! Red alert in Bidar, Yadgir, Raichur, Kalaburagi 31 May 2019 01:38 Kalaburagi: The four districts of Hyderabad-Karnataka region – Bidar, Kalaburagi Yadgir and Raichur – are reeling under severe heat wave conditions for the last few days forcing the state government to declare a ‘Red Alert’ for three days from Thursday. …
  • Yadgir man felt North Karnataka was ignored by home minister 03 Mar 2019 05:29
  • Youth detained in Yadgir for abusing home minister 02 Mar 2019 04:29
  • Youth detained in Yadgir for abusing home min 02 Mar 2019 00:19
  • Raichur, Yadgir among 100 backward districts in India 13 Apr 2018 02:22 BENGALURU: In January this year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ‘Transformation of Aspirational Districts’ initiative in 100 most backward districts in the country, among which two districts from Karnataka are included — Raichur (rank 12) and …
  • Breaking News: Former Cong MLA Malikayya Venkayya, Yadgir CMC Chairperson Lalitha Anpur join BJP 08 Apr 2018 12:37 IndiaTv Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 05:52 pm: Gujarat's Navsari crime branch …
  • Yadgir BJP ticket aspirant's car bursts into flames 08 Apr 2018 11:16 DH News Service, Yadgir Apr 8 2018, 16:20 IST BJP ticket aspirant Dr Sharanabhoopala Reddy's car burst into flames at Yadgir on Sunday. DH Photo. BJP ticket aspirant from Yadagir Dr Sharanabhoopala Reddy's car suddenly burst into flames, while the …
  • Unseasonal rain hits Yadgir dt., standing paddy crop destroyed 08 Apr 2018 06:44 Unseasonal rain, accompanied by gusty winds and thunder that lashed Yadgir district from late night on Friday to Saturday morning, destroyed a huge quantum of paddy crop spread across several hundreds of acres across the district. According to reports, …
  • Ten SSLC candidates debarred for malpractice in Yadgir 02 Apr 2018 11:32 DH News Service, Yadgir Apr 2 2018, 16:43 IST 18 people who were misbehaving at exam centres and breaking the conduct code were removed from the centres by force, by the vigilance squad. File photo for representation. Ten candidates who took the SSLC …
  • Malpractice: 21 SSLC students debarred in Kalaburagi and Yadgir 26 Mar 2018 20:04 DH News Service, Kalaburagi/Yadgir Mar 27 2018, 0:44 IST As many as 15 students were debarred in Kalaburagi district and six in Yadgir district for malpractices during the SSLC mathematics examination on Monday. Kalaburagi Deputy Director of Public …
  • Virendra Kumar touches feet of expectant mothers in Yadgir pgm 22 Mar 2018 13:46 DH News Service, Yadgir Mar 22 2018, 18:44 IST Minister of State for Women and Child Development Dr Virendra Kumar distributed sarees, vermillion and flowers and touched the feet of expecting mothers at the 'Seemantha' programme held in Ramasamudra …
  • Mason's son from Yadgir becomes doctor, wants to opt for rural service 16 Mar 2018 03:08 Dr Nagaraj with parents Doddahanumantha and Bhagamma during the Bengaluru Medical College graduation day in Bengaluru on Thursday. DH photo. When it comes to choosing between going for rural service and pursuing postgraduation, Dr Nagaraj had no problems …
  • Action plan for by April for developing Yadgir, Raichur 26 Feb 2018 15:06 DH News Service, Bengaluru: Feb 26 2018, 19:24 IST A comprehensive action plan for Yadgir and Raichur districts will be in place by April this year for their overall progress, development and transformation, Union Minister for Statistics and Programme …
  • Karnataka, Telangana lock horns over border village in Yadgir 16 Jan 2018 03:34 YADGIR: Karnataka and Telangana have got into a territorial dispute after people from Telangana kicked off sand mining at a lake in Cheleri village in Yadgir district. The area, according to Karnataka officials, falls within the state’s boundary. The …
  • Lovers commit suicide in Yadgir 28 Dec 2017 16:36 DH News Servicfe, Yadgir Dec 28 2017, 20:45 IST Two youths, said to be lovers, committed suicide by consuming poison at Amareshwar Temple in Yadgir district on Thursday. According to police officials, the deceased have been identified as Shivashranappa …
  • Doctors' strike: Four more die in Yadgir, Dakshina Kannada districts 17 Nov 2017 09:00 DH News Service, Bengaluru Nov 17 2017, 14:23 IST Three patients died in Yadgir district on Friday as they could not get timely medical care following the strike by the doctors of private hospitals. While the OPD services in Bengaluru city and a few …
  • Advocates launch dharna for second time in Yadgir 03 Nov 2017 04:05 Demanding land for the new District Court premises, hundreds of members of the Yadgir Advocates Association boycotted court proceedings and launched an indefinite dharna outside the Tahsildar’s office here on Thursday. This is the second time that the …
  • Ranked 298 in India, Yadgir station the worst in Karnataka 19 May 2017 02:47 BENGALURU: Of the 20 stations in Karnataka that made it to the Swacch Rail Swacch Bharat Abhiyan list of cleanest railways stations, Yadgir fared the worst. Ranked 298, it scored 502 points on the index, compared to Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna (Bengaluru …
  • Heavy rain in M'luru, Yadgir 08 May 2017 21:37 Mangaluru/Yadgir: DH News Service May 9 2017, 1:11 IST Heavy rain coupled with lightning and thunder lashed parts of Dakshina Kannada district late on Sunday night. A house was partially damaged when a lightning struck a coconut tree at Someshwara in …