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Village in Karnataka's Shivamogga locks itself in, to keep coronavirus out 

It was around this time that Sirigere Taralabalu seer Sri Shivamurthy Shivacharya swamiji spoke to district BJP president H C Kalmuradappa over phone suggesting a voluntary lockdown.

06 Oct 2020

Hundreds lose jobs as BEML subsidiary shuts its doors

VIL was manufacturing steel parts and spare equipment for the Railways and materials required in engineering industries.

12 Jul 2020

DKS-VG Siddhartha family alliance has Vinay Guruji’s blessings

The political grapevine has been abuzz with news of the alliance, and this was confirmed by a confidant of the guruji.

06 Jun 2020

War veteran thrown out of own house

A 77-year-old retired soldier from Chikkamagaluru, who fought in the Indo-Pak War in 1965 and the Bangla War in 1971, is now facing a family battle.

17 May 2020

COVID-19 lockdown hits repair work on key road to Mangaluru as monsoon approaches

The COVID-19 lockdown has become a stumbling block for the repair work. In order to maintain social distancing, labourers are idling at home and transportation of repair materials has also been hit.

16 Apr 2020

Karnataka dentist kills self days after he murders wife, his girlfriend commits suicide too

The murder of Kavita last Monday afternoon had shaken the entire town and created panic among the women of the neighborhood.

23 Feb 2020

Rain fury: Government school on verge of collapse in Karnataka's Chikkamagaluru

The recent floods that ravaged the state, including the Malnad districts, have damaged a number of schools.

24 Aug 2019