Sunil Patil

Belagavi hospital declares COVID patient dead, hands over 'body', kin later find he's alive

The mix-up reportedly occurred as the names of both patients were similar and they were admitted on the same date. The deceased was a senior journalist from Belagavi.

03 May 2021

Shortage of oxygen at some private hospitals in Karnataka's Belagavi triggers panic

The Covid-19 nodal officer said, "We have coordinated with the suppliers. An adequate supply of oxygen is being made and the problem would be solved by Monday morning."

02 May 2021

God of small wheels

Deelip Sawant’s collection of miniature scale cars - from vintage models to supercars is an expression of his fascination and passion for hot wheels

02 May 2021

Devendra Fadnavis tours Belagavi, lashes out at Shiv Sena

The BJP got Fadnavis to campaign in Belagavi in a bid to attract the sizeable Marathi voters in Belagavi city and rural areas.

16 Apr 2021

10 candidates remain in fray in Belagavi LS poll 

Ten candidates have remained in the fray for the April 17 bypolls to Belagavi Lok Sabha constituency after the last date for withdrawal of nomination on Saturday.

04 Apr 2021

Digging out the bookworms

Pratiksha Mohan Kolamuskar, a Class VII student, had never set foot in her village library in Bidi until recently.

04 Apr 2021

Border row: Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut wants all-party team visit to Belagavi

“If nobody listens to the grievances of Marathi-speaking population in Belagavi, the Maharashtra government will gather full force and take a delegation to the city.

14 Mar 2021

VTU fund scam runs into crores

The audit report highlights that crores of rupees have been withdrawn from the university’s bank accounts and deposited back after some time, leading to a loss in interest amount.

04 Feb 2021

Candidates go big,  spend lakhs to woo voters 

The first phase of Gram Panchayat elections will be held on December 22, and candidates are going the extra mile to ensure their victory.

21 Dec 2020

Anything for victory: While some cast a spell, others seeks help from stars

At Marakatti GP  limits in Bailhongal taluk, recently a candidate was shocked to find black magic performed in front of his house.

17 Dec 2020