16 Karnataka districts show zero CFR for Covid, Gadag tops with 33.3%

Among 30 districts, the Case Fatality Rate (CFR) of 19 districts in the state is less than the state average of 2.1% in the past seven days.

published on : 12th October 2021

20 fall ill after eating rice from PDS shops in Karnataka's Gadag district

Officials visited the village and found that the rice contains toxic elements like plastic, and have sent it for examination.

published on : 11th October 2021

Officials in Karnataka's Gadag enlist MGNREGA workers

The gram panchayat staff have placed a box in the GP office premise, where villagers can drop a chit with their preferred job within October 30. 

published on : 5th October 2021

Kids walk 5 km, cross two streams in Gadag -- all for studies

It is a tough life for the children of Kokkaragundi village in Gadag district as they walk 5 km and cross two streams to reach their school every day.

published on : 15th September 2021

Centenarian freedom fighter Venkosa Bhandage no more

Venkosa was born on January 20, 1916, in Gajendragad and was one of the senior most freedom fighters of the Gadag district and has always led an inspiring life.

published on : 14th September 2021

11 Gadag villages achieve 100 pc inoculation against Covid

Around 50 villages of Gadag district will be completely vaccinated with the first dose within a week and till date, 11 villages have registered cent percent vaccination.

published on : 9th September 2021

Ever heard of ‘Sallu village’? A place with long line of bachelors, yet no girl's willing to marry them

Though 500 houses were built in the new village a few years ago, they have not yet been allotted to the affected families.

published on : 30th July 2021

Floods show signs of receding in Gadag

The flood situation in 30 villages of Gadag showed signs of improvement on Wednesday as water started to recede from inundated areas. 

published on : 29th July 2021

Karnataka: Flood threat looms large over 30 Gadag villages

As the district has been facing a flood-like situation at Malaprabha, Tungabhadra and Bennehalla basins, an alert was sounded in more than 30 villages.

published on : 26th July 2021

No new Covid-19 cases in Gadag, numbers drop to single digits in 7 districts

For the first time in four months, Gadag district has reported zero Covid-19 cases and zero deaths.

published on : 18th July 2021

We have God, don’t need jab, says Karnataka village with zero Covid cases

However, irrespective of the villagers’ claim, the health and family welfare department made a bid to convince them to take the jab, but to no avail.

published on : 11th June 2021

Cops turn saviours for migrant workers in Karnataka's Gadag district

Many migrants come to the district during the summer months to attend annual fairs and to sell agricultural equipment and other items. 

published on : 17th May 2021

No aliens here: Forest officials to Karnataka villagers after mysterious footprints cause panic

The villagers of Anturu in Karnataka's Dagad district claimed that they heard ‘heavy breathing’ outside their homes at around 2 am on Sunday morning.

published on : 11th July 2017

‘Alien footprints’ near Karnataka's Gadag district: Lots of heavy breathing heard last night

This morning, villagers found about 20-30 huge footprints which, the villagers claim, did not resemble anything they had ever seen before.

published on : 10th July 2017