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Chikkaballapur farmers dump flowers as prices wither

Farmers who have grown flowers including rose, chrysanthemum, marigold and sugandharaja are facing a huge loss after a steep fall in prices.

30 Sep 2021

Eight die in Chikkaballapur road accident

Eight people lost their lives when a goods vehicle rammed their jeep near Madikere Cross of Madanpalli-Chinthamani Road near here on Sunday.

13 Sep 2021

Nandi Hills out of bounds for tourists after landslip

Heavy rain on Tuesday night triggered landslide on the famous Nandi Hills. However, tourists atop the hills were brought down safely by steps.

26 Aug 2021

Stolen property and gold worth over Rs 41 lakh returned in Karnataka's Chikballapur

Central Range Inspector General of Police M Chandra Shekhar encouraged common people to come forward and lodge complaint if they have any suspicions. 

20 Aug 2021

Truck with Rs 6 crore worth mobiles waylaid in Kolar

According to Suresh, he struggled the whole night, and rolled on the ground to reach the highway on Friday morning.

07 Aug 2021

Nandi Hills to get first ropeway facility in Karnataka soon, says Tourism Minister Yogeshwar

The minister said spot inspections have been made and suggestions from local villagers collected by a team of officials including the district administration

23 Jul 2021

Kolar: Mangoes dumped by the roadside after steep fall in price

Since there is no factory for mango pulp in Kolar and Chikkaballapur districts, farmers have to depend on such units in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.

26 Jun 2021

Trials for India’s first medical drone delivery service begins in Karnataka

India’s first drone delivery service, that specialises in medical supplies, will begin operating in Karnataka soon.

23 Jun 2021

Karnataka's Kolar district to have four oxygen generating plants 

Speaking to The New Indian Express, Arvind Limbavali, Kolar district incharge minister said that all the four plants are being sponsored under CSR.

16 Jun 2021

20 persons, including 11 children, test positive for Covid in Karnataka's Kolar district

Kolar deputy commissioner Dr Selvamani informed that a team of medical staff has been deputed in the village where they are checking the temperature and collecting swab samples of all the residents. K

28 May 2021

Oxygen plant gets going in KGF Hospital

Karnataka’s first oxygen generating plant, set up at KGF General Hospital, was commissioned on Sunday morning, and is expected to be a boon to the region. 

17 May 2021

After confusion, oxygen plant to stay in KGF

The oxygen plant will stay at KGF as confusion on Sunday over it being moved to Tumakuru after a last-minute State Government order has been sorted out.

11 May 2021

Mission oxygen: Senior Karnataka cop helps distribute concentrators amid COVID second wave

Semant Kumar Singh, ADGP, Anti Corruption Bureau, took the initiative to distribute the oxygen concentrators through the district superintendents of police

08 May 2021

COVID positive people return to Kolar after not finding beds in Bengaluru

Authorities said there are no beds available in Kolar too with the district SNR Hospital, RL Jalappa Medical College and general hospital wards being full.

26 Apr 2021

Two Covid clusters emerge in Kolar

 Two clusters have been reported from Kolar district where 27 children of an orphanage and 33 garment workers from a factory on the Bengaluru-Narasapura highway tested positive for the virus.

06 Apr 2021