Raghottam Koppar

Migratory geese land at Karnataka's Magadi lake, villagers urge tourists to follow COVID norms

Located about 26 km from Gadag, the lake attracts thousands of bar-headed geese every winter. The geese fly from the Himalayan regions and spend the next few months here.

23 Nov 2020

No Covid-related mortality in Gadag for last 28 days, administration to press on awareness

 The administration has said that it's due to early detection and timely treatment by the team of doctors and officials on Covid19 duty the mortality rate has come down. 

17 Nov 2020

Glimpses of bright Diwali celebrations of Banjaras

This year, Covid has affected normal life across the globe, and this has trickled down to disrupting Diwali celebrations in the villages as well.

15 Nov 2020

Fed up with bad roads, Karnataka villagers take NHAI engineer for a ride on tractor 

The engineer was made to sit on a tractor and taken for a ride for 2 km on Thursday. The incident happened near Dodduru when some villagers staged a protest to fix the road.

07 Nov 2020

Gadag entrepreneur helps 110 jobless villagers sew their way to success amid lockdown

Mahadev decided to rope in local youths who were in search of jobs amid the pandemic. He selected a few villagers and trained them in tailoring. Now, they are earning Rs 6,000-8,000 per month.

27 Oct 2020

Covid-hit farmers suffer loss as grains stored in underground stockyards decay due to rains in Gadag

They Stored Grains Underground For Difficult Times, But Rains Took Toll Of Them

19 Oct 2020

Karnataka: Gadag woman gets international recognition for empowering female literacy

Ashwini Doddalingannavar, a resident of Kuravinakoppa village in Naragund taluk, presently working as a teacher with Meghashala mobile application, which helps teachers to impart good education.

15 Oct 2020

Early detection helps Gadag record highest COVID-19 recovery rate in Karnataka

In the last two months, though the number of positive cases was high, the discharged numbers were higher on a daily basis

06 Oct 2020

The bet is on cases in Gadag

When the government is sweating it out to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, gamblers in Gadag are betting on daily coronavirus numbers.

27 Sep 2020

Gandhi gram

This village in Gadag district worships Bapu, follows his path

27 Sep 2020

Online fraud sees offline drama as Haryana cops pick up youth from Gadag village

Later, the villagers came to know that the youth, Rajahussain Sotnal, was taken by the police of Haryana state for his alleged involvement in an online fraud case.

20 Sep 2020

Old school catechu, perfect for monsoon

This humble family has aced the traditional art of preparing catechu over generations, whose popularity has crossed the state’s borders into Andhra and Tamil Nadu as well.

14 Sep 2020

Lecturers play Good Samaritans, pay school fees of fifty students

As a large number of families have lost their source of income due to the Covid-induced lockdown, they are not coming forward to admit their wards to colleges in Shirahatti.

02 Sep 2020

Centenarian freedom fighter from Karnataka triumphs over Covid

A centenarian freedom fighter, Venkosa Bhandage, has defeated Covid-19 and is tipped to become the oldest person to win the battle against coronavirus in the state.

29 Aug 2020

Gadag: GIMS turns away serious Covid patients

Also, more than 50 patients have been admitted in the last month with various ailments and they have no choice but to go to KIMS in Hubballi due to lack of ventilators.

13 Aug 2020