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Poor infrastructure puts off tourists at Kemmanagundi

A few years back, a large sum was spent to renovate the infrastructure at Kemmanagundi, a scenic hill station in Chikkamagaluru district.

published on : 4th October 2018

Chikkamagaluru district airstrip project set rolling, tenders called

The airstrip was proposed as the city is an important tourist destination.

published on : 29th September 2018

Neelakurinji missing in Chikkamagaluru

However, the Kurinji has chosen its spot in parts of Kodagu district, which had unusual rainfall and landslides this year.

published on : 8th September 2018

Congress’ statewide agitation to kick off from Chikkamagaluru today

While the Congress intends to conclude the series of protests with a rally in Bengaluru, it is yet to decide on a date for the event.

published on : 7th September 2018

The promise of a realty boom could cost Karnataka a river

In the second part of the series, our reporter traces the route of the proposed 12-km Shishila-Byrapur road that is to cut through the catchment area of River Kapila.

published on : 5th September 2018

Public hearing held on Shisila-Byrapura Road project

The hearing included the issue of land acquisition procedures for the benefit of farmers and also other concerns raised by environmentalists and NGOs.

published on : 11th August 2018

D V Sadananda Gowda: State has 6 lakh illegal immigrants

Sadananda Gowda said the JD(S)-Congress coalition government in the state will collapse at any time and BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa can become the CM again.

published on : 5th August 2018

Modi, Shah cutouts keep birds, animals away from Chikkamagaluru farms

Some farmers of Lakkavalli hobli in Chikkamagaluru district are using these life-size cutouts to keep pests away.

published on : 18th July 2018

Kerala tusker sent back from Chikkamagaluru

The 35-year-old elephant was handed over by the Chikkamagaluru forest division on Saturday midnight and transported from the Mattavara information center.

published on : 3rd July 2018

Steep rise in leopard, tusker killings in Chikkamagaluru forests

The division alone has seen electrocution of eight elephants and snaring of 12 leopards in the last decade.

published on : 19th May 2018

Datta Peetha issue on backburner, BJP may find it tough here

Chikkamagaluru, which was earlier a Congress stronghold, turned into a BJP bastion in the last two decades after the shrine row erupted.

published on : 11th May 2018

Karnataka Assembly elections: Water tankers to quench parched voters’ thirst

With rising temperatures in the plains, coastal and the Malnad belt, many candidates in the rural segments of the state have taken to distribution of drinking water in their respective constituencies.

published on : 13th April 2018

Masagali status report vindicates shunted DCF’s report on illegal grants

With 1,002.35 acres of encroachments in Masagali Reserve Forests of Chikkamagaluru district yet to be evicted, a ‘status report’ submitted by the district deputy conservator of forests lays

published on : 23rd January 2018

Karnataka to move Supreme Court on Masagali forest clearance

THE state government will file its affidavit before the Supreme Court on January 3 regarding clearance of encroachments (1,005 acres) in Masagali Reserve Forest in Chikkamagaluru.

published on : 3rd January 2018

Transfer of forest officer to Karnataka Forest Development Corporation stirs up a hornet’s nest

The officer was shunted out over a land encroachment controversy; MD of KFDC has urged the state govt to cancel the transfer order

published on : 18th December 2017
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