Chikkamagaluru

Our government will appoint a Hindu priest at Datta Peetha: Karnataka Minister

This government will take a decision and form a panel to appoint a Hindu priest, said Minister for Kannada and Culture, Energy V Sunil Kumar.

published on : 5th October 2021

Karnataka HC asks govt to reconsider order on Baba Budangiri

Says it is violation of rights of both Hindu and Muslim communities

published on : 29th September 2021

Chikkamagaluru: Under pressure, revenue inspector jumps into canal, succumbs

Somasheka,r who was working as a village accountant in Balehonnur was recently promoted as revenue inspector and posted to Lakkavali revenue range.

published on : 27th August 2021

Ouch! Chikkamagaluru doctor removes 21 kg plastic from cow’s stomach

In 2020, veterinary doctors in Kadur removed 30 kg plastic and iron pieces from the stomach of a pregnant cow, an indication of how rampant the problem is.

published on : 17th July 2021

‘Sanchari’ Vijay laid to rest at his village in Chikkamagaluru

Meanwhile, the US Consulate in Chennai expressed condolences in Kannada and English.

published on : 16th June 2021

Despite resource crunch, this Chikkamagaluru doctor keeps on going

Assisted by another doctor and other medical staff at the 140-bed hospital, Dr Chandreshekar handled the bulk of the supervisory work.

published on : 6th June 2021

CT Ravi takes charge of Covid situation in Chikkamagaluru

The district has not faced a shortage of medical oxygen, as he managed to install an oxygen unit here during the first wave. 

published on : 7th May 2021

3,455 trees go under axe to widen Chikkamagaluru highway

However, activists say these heritage trees could have been saved if MLAs, MPs and the NHAI had taken some interest and re-worked the alignment.

published on : 24th March 2021

Rain fury: Government school on verge of collapse in Karnataka's Chikkamagaluru

The recent floods that ravaged the state, including the Malnad districts, have damaged a number of schools.

published on : 24th August 2019

The promise of a realty boom could cost Karnataka a river

In the second part of the series, our reporter traces the route of the proposed 12-km Shishila-Byrapur road that is to cut through the catchment area of River Kapila.

published on : 5th September 2018