Mahesh M Goudar

Vijayapura may get no-frills airport

Nearly a decade after laying foundation stone for the project, the government has again shown interest to develop a ‘no-frills airport’ to boost tourism and business activities.

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Samaritans in Karnataka reunite Telangana man with his family

Khaza Pasha, a resident of Mahbubnagar, had been living on the streets after he left his house following a fight with his parents in November.

30 Jan 2019

Starting 2020, Sainik School of Bijapur likely to open its doors for girls

In the current academic year, the Sainik School Chhingchhip in Mizoram opened its doors to six girls in Class 6, and the Sainik School in Lucknow 15 girls in Class 9.

25 Jan 2019

Man’s letter in blood to CM goes unanswered

A 26-year-old man has written a 10-page letter with his blood and sent it to the Chief Minister appealing him to establish educational institutions in his town.

12 Jan 2019

Blind Farming Technology: Machine to make farming easier for visually impaired

Undeterred by the prevailing agricultural crisis, a visually-challenged man is well on his way to built a career as a farmer.

22 Dec 2018

Age is just a number: 76-year-old man takes his 4th PG degree exam in Karnataka

Clad in a pink kurta and a white dhoti with a turban on his head, Ningayya, a resident of Kelur village in Ilkal, is appearing for MA (Sociology) exam for the academic year 2018-19.

16 Dec 2018

76-year-old man appears for his fourth PG degree exam in Karnataka

Ningayya is a former employee of the Department of Health and Family Welfare.

15 Dec 2018

Para-athlete now battles for funds

Twenty-four-year-old para-athlete Sunil R Rathod, who brought laurels to the nation by winning several international competitions, is now fighting a different kind of battle.

06 Dec 2018

Four cops suspended for boycotting poll duty in Chhattisgarh

Four personnel of the Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB), Vijayapura,  have been suspended for boycotting election duty in Chhattisgarh apparently fearing a possible Naxal attack on them.

15 Nov 2018

Karnataka bypolls: 77 per cent turn up to vote in Jamkhandi

A virtual historic voter turnout has been registered in the assembly by-elections in Jamkhandi.

04 Nov 2018

Heritage sites go to the dumps in Karnataka's Vijayapura

The city of Vijayapura, famous as the seat of the Adil Shahi dynasty and its heritage structures of architectural importance, is slowly turning into a garbage dump.

23 Oct 2018

ASI deploys security guards to stop spitting inside Gol Gumbaz in Karnataka

Visitors spitting on the walls and in the corners of Gol Gumbaz has become a headache for the authorities.

17 Oct 2018

Don’t send loan recovery notices to farmers, Kumaraswamy tells banks

Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy on Saturday directed banks not to harass farmers by sending loan recovery notices.

16 Sep 2018

Congress leader emerges victorious

Congress candidate Sunilgouda B Patil emerged victorious in the Legislative Council bypoll from Vijayapura-Bagalkot local bodies constituency.

12 Sep 2018

Drone helps detect ganja worth Rs 8 lakh in Karnataka

Using a drone camera, excise officials on Friday detected ganja worth `8 lakh grown at Hebbalatti village in Vijayapura on Friday.

09 Sep 2018