K Shiva Kumar

Flowers? Out of reach this festive season

This festival season, the flowers, which are essential for puja and decorations, seem to be out of the reach of consumers.

19 Oct 2020

COVID-19 times: Muted start to Dasara festivities in Karnataka

Dr Manjunath seeks martyr tag for doctors who succumbed while fighting the pandemic

18 Oct 2020

Mysuru awaits low-key Dasara

Amidst the Covid-19 scare, Mysuru is all decked up for the inauguration of a low-key Dasara which kicks off on Saturday.

17 Oct 2020

After 2 years, Sulvadi temple set to reopen

Nearly two years after the Sulvadi temple tragedy which claimed over 17 lives, the Kichuguttu Maramma Temple is all set to reopen on October 20. 

12 Oct 2020

Congress criticises farm bills, sets tone for campaign

A farmers rally by the Congress against the farm bills on Saturday set the tone for the bypolls with many leaders attacking the BJP leadership at the Centre and the State.

11 Oct 2020

TN’s Kannadigas want Kannada as first language

They are unhappy as there has been no recruitment for the vacant posts in at least 35 Kannada schools

10 Oct 2020

DK Shivakumar likely to use raids to his advantage

Ahead of by-polls to two constituencies in the state, KPCC president may whip up sympathy wave 

07 Oct 2020

Farmers take the lead, launch own brand

Successful organic farmers will also conduct training, field trials and give tips on cost-effective farming methods to others.

03 Oct 2020

Karnataka bypoll campaign during COVID: Leaders hope to stay safe

Both the seats going to polls are in Vokkaliga-dominated areas, and the JDS is keen to retain Sira and also wrest RR Nagar, and has turned to e-campaigning.

01 Oct 2020

Ryots change tack, to launch e-campaigns against farm policy 

KRRS president Badagalapura Nagendra said farmers will prevail on the government to rethink and withdraw the anti-farmer bills.

30 Sep 2020

For farmers, Covid clouds have silver line

Agri sector shows signs of recovery with copious rain and restoration of supply chain post lockdown relaxations

25 Sep 2020

Vishwanath calls on RSS, party bosses

With the possibility of another cabinet expansion around the corner, A H Vishwanath, who managed to get nominated to the Legislative Council, is now trying hard to make it to the ministry.

18 Sep 2020

Mysuru grapples with medical oxygen shortage

Dr Yoganna, MD of a private hospital, said that they are feeling the pressure too, and that they are not increasing the number of ICU beds because of the oxygen shortage.

12 Sep 2020

Mysuru: Panic sets in as three students test Covid positive at varsity hostel ahead of exams

 Students at the Manasagangotri Campus in Mysore University are in a state of panic ahead of the final-semester exams.

09 Sep 2020

Cops to crack down on ganja growers in Chamarajanagar

Top police officials have directed subordinates to launch combing operations and conduct raids at farmlands, as ganja is typically cultivated in September and November.

07 Sep 2020