Amit S Upadhye

Tracing the footsteps of a hero

This dharwadbased photographer recreates the lives of freedom fighters

25 Apr 2021

This calligramist puts spirit into letter

His mentor, a graphic designer from New York, suggested to him to create calligrams in Kannada. 

18 Apr 2021

No place like this home

Aesthetic and utilitarian, this house combines the traditions of North Karnataka with global influences, a must-check for architecture lovers and students

11 Apr 2021

75th I-Day: Hubballi flag unit expects big orders

The expectation is that the Centre could order around 30 crore flags of different sizes that will be distributed across the country to celebrate 75 years of the birth of the nation.

07 Apr 2021

New hospitals to Siddu for CM: Going bananas over trending prayers on social media 

Penning prayers on bananas is a new trend that is catching up across the state during chariot festivals. Now, some of them are going viral on social media.

03 Apr 2021

Poet Bendre comes alive through this Dharwad couple's pre-wedding shoot

Appreciation is being showered on the couple and the photographer who have rightly brought the essence of romance from Da Ra Bendre's poems, and reflection of North Karnataka through their pictures.

29 Mar 2021

After Jain monk takes vow of Samadhi, mutt arranges for Zoom darshan

After hearing about the saint's vow, several devotees started thronging the temple to take darshan. In view of the COVID-19 outbreak, the mutt heads have arranged an online darshan twice daily.

18 Mar 2021

Experts worried over delay in catching Tiger that killed three men in Coorg

Amidst the critical time of forest fire, large numbers of forest staff from Nagarhole and other divisions are on duty to track the problematic tiger.

10 Mar 2021

At home on the field

These farmers take care of the home and agri business

07 Mar 2021

Dip in tourists coming to Dandeli due to strict checks on Karnataka borders over COVID-19

With the production of COVID-19 negative certificates now a condition for entry into Karnataka from Maharashtra and Kerala, many have dropped their plans to visit Dandeli and its surroundings.

04 Mar 2021

Karnataka handicraft corporation to speed up establishment of state's first Craft Tourism Village

Last week the Managing Director of KSHDC, IGP D Roopa paid a visit to Anegundi and assured the artisans that the Craft Tourism Project will soon be a reality. 

01 Mar 2021

Light & laughter in a forest camp

Mangaluru-based organisation reaches out to tribal children

21 Feb 2021

After 15 years and 150 borewells, Koppal farmer finally gets water

Several areas in Koppal district are water parched and the underground water table is sometimes too deep.

13 Feb 2021

Moved by video of gaur eating plastic, foresters clear trash in Karnataka tiger reserve

The road leading to Ulavi and Anashi forest areas has regular traffic of tourists and local vehicles. Despite signboards asking people not to litter, the practice continues.

12 Feb 2021

Kali river rafting: Uttara Kannada administration serve notices to tour operators

The Tourism officer from Karwar has directed the tour operators in Ganeshgudi area to ensure every tourist doing watersport must have life jackets.

05 Feb 2021