Mallikarjun Hiremath 

Dharwad: People mask up, dust allergies come down

While Covid-19 has wreaked havoc across the world, one of the measures taken to contain it - wearing of masks - has had positive effects on public health in Dharwad.

03 Nov 2020

‘Delivery of liquor will prevent drunk driving’

Liquor shop owners in Dharwad city are thinking of providing liquor bottles at people’s doorsteps soon.

06 Sep 2019

Dharwad building collapse: After gloom, saviours and survivors bring cheer 

The rescue teams managed to reach out to a couple - Dilip Kukare (43) and his wife Sangeeta (33) - and rescued them around 2.30 pm.

23 Mar 2019

Karnataka building collapse: Fire department, BSF, locals jump into rescue ops

Fire tenders and ambulances were summoned and rescue operations began.

20 Mar 2019

Known for cotton, Dharwad village to make way for IIT

Located about 11 km from Dharwad city centre, many are unaware of Chikkamaligawad village.

13 Feb 2019

A dropout because of poverty, he now helps poor students 

As a young boy, Ningappa Gatin (43) was unable to study further than SSLC due to financial crunch.

30 Nov 2018

This tangawala is a favourite among kids

Driving Dharwad’s only horse-driven cart, Babu Sheikh won’t trade his job for another

26 Feb 2017

Wrapped in Love

Rajkumar Madiwalar helps old age home inmates keep warm. He gets personalities to part with the shawls gifted to them during felicitations and donates them

25 Dec 2016