Amit S Upadhye

When a cobra slithered into liquor shop

Customers at a wine shop in Thirthahalli in Shivamogga district had a testing time when a cobra slithered into the shop.

14 Feb 2019

Nature’s gardener

You go on a forest trail and you suddenly see a bird with its dazzling curved beak perched on a branch as if posing for a selfie.  

10 Feb 2019

Police launch search for rapper, friends for Hampi vandalism

The Ballari police are hunting for a group of tourists who were seen vandalizing a centuries-old pillar in Hampi recently.

03 Feb 2019

Former Karnataka PCCF’s book on Veerappan releases today

Former Karnataka Principal Chief Conservator of Forests BK Singh has detailed several encounters as a wildlife officer and head of forest services in the book.

10 Jan 2019

Missing Kerala man found in Thane with female friend

The case of the mysterious disappearance of a Kerala man from Chikkamagaluru last month has been finally cracked.

28 Dec 2018

Gadag tank welcomes collared goose 

The birders of North Karnataka have rejoiced the arrival of a collared goose at Magadi Tank near Gadag.

21 Dec 2018

Vaastu buff Revanna changes seating at Hubballi meeting

The PWD officials in Hubballi on Thursday were in for a surprise when their minister ordered them to change the vaastu of meeting hall.

20 Dec 2018

Prolonged drought adds to farmers’ woes across Central Karnataka

The canal in Yavagal, 3 km from Belavanaki, has been in a dilapidated condition for years.

19 Dec 2018

Karnataka: Gold angle surfaces in missing man case 

The Chikkamagaluru police who are investigating the case of missing Sandeep S Krishna from Kerala have stumbled upon a gold business that could throw light on the mystery.

09 Dec 2018

Chikkamagaluru: Police rule out foul play in missing Kerala biker case

Hours before he went missing, he visited an ATM in Balehonnur and can be seen withdrawing Rs 8,000. Another footage shows him having tea at a petty shop.

04 Dec 2018

Honey, meet the busy bees

Honeybees visit 40 lakh flowers to produce 1 kg of honey and to produce one drop of honey, a single bee has to make 500 trips.

25 Nov 2018

Now, enjoy water sports near Jog Falls

Starting Friday, visitors can enjoy  six different rides such as boating, kayaking, peddle boat, zip line, zorbing, and trampoline

16 Nov 2018

This bus conductor has not used a word of English in 12 years

Be it any word that conductor uses in daily commute, they come in Kannada only from Shivayogimath.

04 Nov 2018

A bird in hand!

Anup trains five types of birds belonging to the Conure family (parrots) and teaches them to sit on the hand, whistle and sleep!

28 Oct 2018

Karnataka: Campers, caravans gaining traction

The air-conditoned camper can accommodate five persons and has all basic facilities, including toilet, shower tub, burner, oven, television and fridge.

26 Oct 2018