Ballari bifurcation: Real estate prices shoot up in Hosapete

Ballari district's possible division is already altering the present scenario as far as the real estate industry is concerned.

published on : 28th November 2020

District bifurcation plans begin to impact Ballari's business sector 

Not just the business firms, even rented house occupants are emptying their homes from Ballari and moving towards Hosapete, say realtors.

published on : 28th November 2020

Ballari model for medical waste management

In the past six months, Ballari disposed 50,000kg of Covid-related medical waste. 

published on : 15th October 2020

Great Indian Bustard may lose its habitat in Ballari

The critically endangered Great Indian Bustard (GIB) — the largest grassland bird of India — has been almost driven away.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Mining industry in a hole

Though Karnataka lifted the lockdown restrictions earlier than other states, lack of labour forced companies to remain shut.

published on : 1st October 2020

COVID-19 warriors: Newborns in Karnataka's Ballari to be named after doctors, nurses

Ballari saw large numbers of deliveries during the last three months, of which nearly 150 deliveries were of women infected with COVID-19. 

published on : 25th September 2020

Ready-to-harvest cannabis worth Rs 2 crore seized from Molakalmuru plantation

As the cannabis was grown in the middle of the field surrounded by hillocks, it was not easily spottable.

published on : 5th September 2020

Netas stay home, coronavirus pushes politics to the backseat in Ballari  

Not very long ago, the word ‘politics’ infused an abundant energy into a conversation held in Ballari. Today it evokes little response.

published on : 31st August 2020

Probe ordered after elderly COVID-19 patient under home isolation dies of hunger near Ballari

Villagers alleged that the family hesitated to give food to the elderly patient and hours before dying, he was heard screaming for help

published on : 18th August 2020

Karnataka-Andhra borders at Ballari to be demarcated

After the meeting, Revenue Department principal secretary N Manjunath Prasad said SGI officials will arrive in the two states in a few days.

published on : 15th August 2020

HC quashes complaint against Ballari judge

According to the order, one Manjunath filed a private complaint under Section 200 of CrPC against Vijay Kumar S Jatla, Civil Judge and JMFC, Ballari district, showing him as Accused no 1.

published on : 22nd July 2020

Karnataka registers 40,000 marriages in three months, Ballari records highest

Karnataka recorded a whopping rise in marriage registrations after large gatherings and mass marriages were halted due to coronavirus spread. 

published on : 18th July 2020

BSY condemns Ballari burial of Covid victims, team disbanded

The Ballari mass burial, which sent shockwaves throughout the nation, continued to draw condemnation from all quarters for the mishandling of bodies of those who had died of Covid-19. 

published on : 2nd July 2020

Video of mass burials of COVID-19 deceased from Ballari goes viral, invites criticism

In the video, the medical officers are seen dumping the body into a pit after which it is filled with mud using an earth mover.

published on : 30th June 2020

Social media post helps Maharashtra man find lost sister in Ballari

Prasanna  Joshi, an employee with a religious NGO in Maharashtra, had a shock of his life when he found a post on social media about his missing sister.

published on : 23rd June 2020
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