Ramachandra V Gunari

Ironing out differences between JD(S), Congress will take time: Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy

Starting Sunday morning, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has been aggressively campaigning to defeat the BJP in its bastion - Shivamogga.

30 Oct 2018

Karnataka Elections: Hectic poll campaigning has put BJP candidate Raghavendra in quandary

After the decision by the party, Raghavendra flagged off his election campaigning at three different phases.

29 Oct 2018

Ediga community holds the cards in Shivamogga bypoll

Being an Ediga, former CM Sarekoppa Bangarappa enjoyed their confidence throughout his political career, but failed in his last parliamentary elections in 2009.

28 Oct 2018

Shivamogga bypoll: Seven years after death, ex-Karnataka CM S Bangarappa still takes centre-stage

Even seven years after his demise, Bangarappa remains an alluring figure among the political leaders of the three parties in the district.

24 Oct 2018

Borewell pumps boiling hot water in Karnataka village

The boiling-hot water the borewell pumps out every morning has puzzled his family, Parameshwarappa says.

21 Oct 2018

Cheers in Agumbe over MSIL liquor unit

The gram panchayat also made several efforts to bring in awareness about the ill-effects of alcohol consumption, but in vain.

30 Sep 2018

Areca to be used in rasam and chutney powder

Raghavendra has installed a machine that powders areca and it is mixed with chilli for rasam powder while it is mixed with dried coconut for chatnipudi.

21 Sep 2018

Change of fishlings cause for low yield at Bhadra backwaters in Karnataka

This year, the Bhadra catchment area received a heavy rainfall that resulted in the reservoir reaching its maximum water level and accordingly, water level rose in the entire backwaters area. 

19 Sep 2018

Shivamogga city cleared of pigs, sent to Madurai

One more consignment of nearly 250 pigs was shifted from the city to Madurai in Tamil Nadu on Monday.

11 Sep 2018

Heavy vehicles banned on Agumbe Ghat road

Following Shivamogga deputy commissioner’s announcement to ban the movement of heavy vehicles along Tirthahalli-Kundapura stretch of the state highway, almost all ‘Ghat’ routes connecting Mangaluru and Kerala are now closed to them.State Highway 52 between Tirthahalli and Kundapura had been witn

22 Aug 2018

Punjab woman lands in Sagar, efforts on to trace family

A woman from Punjab has been languishing in the State Home for Women in the city for the last 19 months. 

20 Jul 2018

 Sharavathi waters: Protests begins in Bangalore, environmentalists join

Environmentalists, people of Sagar taluk, Hosanagar and Uttara Kannada have already started protesting against the project proposed by the coalition government.

06 Jul 2018

Karnataka: Farmers cheer as reservoir reaches max level

For the sixth time since its inception, Bhadra reservoir has reached its maximum capacity this year.

18 Jun 2018

POCSO: In Karnataka Shivamogga ranks second after Bengaluru

According to the police department, Shivamogga district registered 73 cases in 2016, 44 cases in 2017 and 24 cases until June 15, 2018.

16 Jun 2018

Footballer Manjappa to establish international football academy

Football fever is taking over the world and the city too is gearing up to get an international-level academy with the support of one of the England clubs that would be the first of its kind.

02 Jun 2018