Arunkumar Huralimath

Decorated cop station draws many in Ankola

Artists from Ankola took about one-and-a-half months to draw the various artworks.

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Rare swamps in Western Ghats to get sanctuary status

The forest department is all set to give the rare myristica swamps, found only in a few pockets in the Western Ghats, the status of a sanctuary.

19 Feb 2019

Two Israelis held after rave party busted in forest in Karnataka

Gokarna police arrested two foreign nationals for allegedly organising a rave party near Gokarna on Saturday night. This is the first such case of a rave party in the last seven years.

18 Feb 2019

Tourists stone crocs basking on Kali banks

Pictures of a man hurling stones at crocodiles in Kali river, which are going viral on the social media, are evoking reactions of anger and shock from people.

12 Feb 2019

Families of seven missing Karnataka fishermen continue to hope for safe return

For Prema, wife of Lakshman Harikantra, one of the seven missing fishermen, each day begins by dialling the mobile phone of her husband.

30 Jan 2019

Believe it or knot: Marry a farmer under 'Shadi Bhagya' scheme, get Rs 1 Lakh

Any girl who marries a farmer from Anagodu village gets Rs 1 lakh deposited in her account. This offer is limited to villagers of Anagodu and the members of Anagodu Seva Sahakari Sangha.

29 Jan 2019

Had no change of clothes for 70 days, survived on one roti per day: Fishermen on Iran prison

They were arrested by the Iran police in two separate incidents on July 27, 2018 and August 25 near Kish Island for allegedly entering their waters while fishing.

20 Jan 2019

After five months, Iran sets free 18 Karnataka fishermen

The Uttara Kannada fishermen were arrested by Iranian security in two separate incidents on July 27 and August 25 last year near Kish Island in Iran.

09 Jan 2019

Forest officials from Karnataka's Haliyal raided a homestay; 3 held, weapons, bullets seized

Yatish Kumar, DCF, Haliyal Divison, said, 'We will also send an advisory to all the home stays to refrain from encouraging wildlife activities that are against the laws,' he added.

30 Dec 2018

55-year-old man slips while crossing drain, dies

A 55-year-old man died after he fell into an under-construction drainage chamber on National Highway-63 in Yellapur town.

24 Dec 2018

Goa lifts fish ban for Uttara Kannada, but not for Dakshina Kannada

Following huge pressure from Karnataka, neighbouring Goa has lifted the ban on import of fish from Uttara Kannada district.

24 Dec 2018

Sellers make brisk business at tuber mela

The annual  tuber mela  organised in Joida saw a huge turnout of farmers, buyers, organic business firms, scientists and agriculture experts.

20 Dec 2018

Karwar seabed the next wreck-diving destination?

Parts of a sunken ship near Devgad Island, located 9 km off Karwar coast, have become home to colourful corals and shoals of breeding fish.

14 Dec 2018

PM Modi pats Kaiga staff for new world record

It was nothing less than festive mood at Kaiga Plant on Monday.

11 Dec 2018

Kaiga to set world record for non-stop production on December 10

The record was earlier held by Unit 2 of Heysham of United Kingdom, which operated non-stop for 940 days.

10 Dec 2018