Gadag
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Women lock up gram panchayat office in Gadag after open defecation resurfaces

Authorities blame the pandemic for the return of open defecation.

published on : 22nd January 2023
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Karnataka stray dog population, a matter of concern

These are just some stray dog attack cases that have come to light, while a majority go unreported.

published on : 12th December 2022
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With no cold storage units, Gadag onion growers at mercy of rain

For the present, farmers are a worried lot on how to store their crop due to the incessant rain. They have demanded that the authorities finish completing the cold storages soon.

published on : 12th December 2022
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Gadag farmer travels 415 km to Bengaluru to sell onions, gets Rs 8.36 for 205 kg!

Prices of agricultural crops fluctuate wildly, but still, this is quite shocking. A farmer from Gadag got Rs 8.36 after selling 205 kg of onions at the Yeshwanthpur market in Bengaluru.

published on : 28th November 2022
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‘Hitler-faced’ stink bugs spotted in Gadag district are so Kafkaesque

These bugs are said to be commonly found in countries like Sri Lanka, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia, Japan and South Korea.

published on : 13th November 2022
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Migration crisis: Only elderly inhabit 20 Gadag hamlets in Karnataka

The displacement of working men and women is rapidly increasing in Shirahatti, Mundargi and Lakshmeshwar taluks as there are no jobs, even under MGNREGA.

published on : 11th November 2022
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Winged beauties from distant lands come to Gadag’s lake in Karnataka

Species such as Eurasian spoonbill, Ruddy shelduck, white-necked stork, spotbill, grey duck, white ibis, painted stork, grey heron, white-necked stork, and bar-headed geese can be spotted here.

published on : 6th November 2022
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Rajyotsava all year round for 69-year-old Mallikharjun in Karnataka

This senior citizen from a Gadag village is on a mission to promote Kannada, and also dresses the part

published on : 6th November 2022
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Farmers eat puffed rice, bananas in unique protest in Karnataka

 In a unique protest over the delay in procurement of their green gram produce, farmers in Gadag ate puffed rice, snacks and bananas in front of Ron Tahasildar’s office entrance.

published on : 16th October 2022
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Karnataka netas make beeline to ‘Election God’ in Gadag

It is a common belief that the neta who worships the deity first at the Hanuman temple in Myakalzeri village in Gadag district, is blessed with victory at the hustings.

published on : 7th October 2022
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Maha emblem on K’taka bus tickets sparks row

Muttu Biliyeli, a passenger, called some pro-Kannada organisations at Puttaraj Bus Stand in Gadag town.

published on : 6th October 2022
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Gadag villagers empty lake to prevent caving in of houses

As a solution, which may be debatable, the villagers emptied the lake to avert further damage.

published on : 25th September 2022
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Gadag: Students skip school, gherao gram panchayat office against bad roads

The incident happened on Thursday, but only came to light after some villagers shared videos and images of the protest on social media.

published on : 18th September 2022
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Rooted in wrestling

Sharanappa Beleri has been fighting the pushback against sending girls for training before Prema Huchchann­avar won a medal. Now, there are 50 girls in his camp

published on : 11th September 2022
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Houses damaged, roads flooded in Gadag

The historical Agastya temple’s wall collapsed partially in heavy downpour.

published on : 31st August 2022
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Ganesha festival at Gadag sets example of communal and religious harmony

Villagers said, Hindus too participate in Ramzan and other Muslim festivals. We have heard other communal disturbances in other parts of the state but we will not allow such incidents here.

published on : 29th August 2022
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Muslim family offers pada puja to seer in Gadag

A Muslim family from Gadag town invited Swaroopananda Bharati seer of Omkar ashram, Kyarekoppa, for pada puja. The seer also had lunch with the family and blessed them.

published on : 21st August 2022
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Two injured in stabbing incident in Gadag

In a stabbing incident reported during Muharram at Mallasamudra village on Tuesday, two youths have been injured and the condition of one is said to be critical.

published on : 11th August 2022
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Water in every tap in Gadag, tops Jal Jeevan Mission charts

Gadag has bagged the top spot in the state in the implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), followed by Dharwad, Mandya, and Dakshina Kannada district.

published on : 22nd July 2022
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Yoga is in the air in this Karnataka village

Residents of Papanashi have incorporated yoga in their lifestyle, earning the village the moniker Yoga Gram

published on : 10th July 2022
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