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Saffron touch? Proposed Shivamogga airport terminal resembles lotus

When a 3D blueprint of the project was released in front of the chief minister during his inspection at Sogane on Saturday, the video gave a clear picture of the proposed state-of-the-art airport.

13 Jun 2021

When life gives you melons, make jaggery out of it!

Jayaram Shetty, who has grown watermelon in eight acres of land at Nittur in Hosanagara taluk, has hit upon an idea of making jaggery from the sweet fruit.

31 May 2021

Visit shop, petrol pump and test SPO2 level free of cost in Shivamogga

The HM Trust, established in 1996, has procured 200 oximeters and is keeping the same at milk outlets, vegetable shops and petrol pumps to help the people get tested and approach the hospitals.

25 May 2021

On average seven people die daily due to COVID-19 in second wave in Shivamogga district

According to the district’s Covid-19 cumulative report, the first death in the second wave was on April 5, taking the total number of deaths due to the pandemic to 350.

24 May 2021

Setback for Yediyurappa in home district: BJP loses ULB polls in Thirthahalli, Bhadravathi

The BJP lost in Thirthahalli after 25 years while its effort to win in Bhadravati also failed to yield expected results. Congress is set to rule in both Thirthahalli and Bhadravathi urban bodies.

01 May 2021

Mystery surrounds over proposal to extend lease of Karnataka's SN Mall

The Congress has seen a 'conspiracy' behind this move and questioned what was the need to extend the lease to 99 years even before the expiry of the lease agreement.

10 Apr 2021

After Madhu, another JDS leader may join Congress

After former MLA Madhu Bangarappa, who is all set to join Congress soon, another JDS leader is likely to join the Grand Old Party.

03 Apr 2021

Liquor shop owner slapped with hefty penalty after charging Rs 42 extra for whisky

The actual price was Rs 587.58. However, the wine shop collected Rs 630. When asked, the owner gave an evasive reply. The consumer C Shivaram then approached the commission and sought compensation.

02 Apr 2021

Rakesh Tikait booked for ‘Bengaluru siege’ remark

 The local police have registered a case against Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait for asking farmers to lay siege to Bengaluru, during a Mahapanchayat at Shivamogga on March 20.

25 Mar 2021

Farmer writes to PM Modi, refuses aid under Kisan Samman Nidhi

He wants the Prime Minister to remove taxes on all agriculture-related inputs and machinery.

24 Mar 2021

As if drought weren’t bad enough

Demonetisation couldn't have come at a worse time for Ballari farmers. November is when they harvest the kharif crop and sow for rabi.

18 Dec 2016