Kiran Balannanavar

Volunteers to ensure Covid norms compliance in Hampi amid heavy footfall of tourists

After being shut for nearly three months due to the pandemic, the world heritage site was thrown open and tourists have started to trickle in.

20 Sep 2021

Ballari woman, Afghan husband land in Delhi

It was a happy moment for a family in Ballari after their daughter and her husband landed in New Delhi from Afghanistan on Sunday. 

23 Aug 2021

Afghan developments crush hopes of anjur farmers in Ballari

The catastrophic developments in Afghanistan have had economic repercussions in faraway Ballari. 

21 Aug 2021

SC allows mining baron Gali Janardhana Reddy to stay in Ballari

The court has asked Reddy to inform the district SPs in case he visits any of these three districts in Karnataka, and neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.

20 Aug 2021

Haveri receives 25,000 additional vaccine doses in three days

There are 230 vaccination centres in Haveri and till recently many of them were out of stock.

31 Jul 2021

Karnataka CM's Shiggaon lacks roads, connectivity, health infrastructure 

For every major health need the patients need to come to KIMS hospital in Hubballi.

31 Jul 2021

Hampi ruins to shine bright at night, project to begin by August 15

The famous ruins of Hampi will be lit up at night to give an exquisite and unique experience to tourists visiting the World Heritage Site soon.

26 Jul 2021

Ballari to have Kalyana Karnataka’s second Forensic Science Laboratory

For better management of crime cases and to ensure its swift disposal, the state government has announced a Forensic Science Laboratory in Ballari.

19 Jul 2021

Tourists rush to Hampi, fail to follow Covid rules

A tourist guide working at Hampi said that only a few security guards have been deployed to check whether tourists are following Covid norms.

15 Jul 2021

India’s second mining school in Ballari

Ballari, the mining hub of Karnataka, is all set to get another feather in its cap, with the country’s second School of Mining to be established outside the city soon.

09 Jul 2021

Anticipating third Covid wave, Haveri admin to hand out nutrition kits to children

The idea is to boost immunity in children to fight the pandemic.

06 Jul 2021

Worry in Ballari as kids report MIS-C, ANEC infections after recovering from COVID

At present, 35 such cases have been detected in Ballari and Vijayanagara districts, and the infected children are under treatment at Vijayanagara Institute of Medical Sciences Hospital.

05 Jul 2021

In Karnataka's Sandur village, health staff inoculate farmers in their fields

District Health Officer Dr Janardhana H L said Ballari and Vijayanagara districts had earlier reported a high number of cases and fatalities.

17 Jun 2021

Ballari village felicitates centenarian couple who came back beating coronavirus

Like other patients, the couple wasn't depressed about the infection but followed all instructions by the doctors.

31 May 2021

Baby with nine toes on single foot born in Karnataka, family says it's a 'gift of God'

Dr Balachandran, who conducted the delivery, said it's a rare case and both the newborn and mother are healthy

28 May 2021