Tushar A Majukar

Meet the Crocodile Man of Karnataka

'Crocodile Man' Shivram Patil's relationship with crocodiles started becoming healthier after he found some babies of crocodiles playing in his farm.

07 Oct 2018

An app to view Belagavi Ganeshas on your mobile

This year, Belagavi will have Maza Bappa, a mobile app made exclusively for Ganesha festival.

12 Sep 2018

Karnataka couple on a mission to rescue snakes, quell blind beliefs regarding them

On the Naag Panchami festival, snakes are worshipped around the corner.

19 Aug 2018

Karnataka: This couple’s snake rescue drive to end blind beliefs

If there are some bitter experiences, there are some sweet ones too, Chitti told The New Indian Express.

14 Aug 2018

Karnataka Budget 2018: Belagavi deserved more, feel opposition, industry bodies

The maiden budget of Chief Minister H D Kumarswamy has nothing specific for Belagavi.

05 Jul 2018

Chintamanrao high school enters 100th year

The curious case of Chintamanrao High School (CHS), is that despite being one of the oldest and most hi-tech government schools in Belagavi, it is struggling to survive due to a dearth of students.

24 Jun 2018

Relocation, a distant dream for these villagers

The villagers of three hamlets- Gavali, Kongala and Pastoli under Bhimgad Wildlife Sanctuary limits, are waiting for the monsoon with dread.

21 Jun 2018

Our daughter’s soul will now rest in peace: Savita Halappanavar’s dad

 “Thanks to the Irish voters, the soul of my daughter will finally rest in peace,” said 72-year-old Andanappa Yalagi, father of Savita Halappanavar, who had died of sepsis at a hospital in Galway.

28 May 2018

Karnataka politicos ditch Shahapur weavers for cheaper saris

The popular Shahapuri saris, which were earlier in huge demand during the poll season, have seen a drastic fall in sales due to its high cost.

18 Apr 2018

Bullock cart still rolls, courtesy a passionate Bengaluru carpenter

Shivaji Keshav Sutar of Khanapur taluk has been fighting tooth and nail to keep bullock cart-making alive.

25 Mar 2018

Rotomac’s Vikram Kothari faces case in Karnataka's Belagavi for cheating businessman

The case was registered against Kothari at Udyambag police station by Gururaj Jainapur, a noted industrialist of Belagavi.

25 Feb 2018

Forest personnel to receive CM’s medal

Govt will constitute Circle Level Committees which will nominate staff members eligible for the honours

26 Jan 2018