Kodava

Tiger kills cow at Andhra Pradesh's Podurupaka village

Forest officials are now shifting the cages and other equipment to catch the tiger to the village where it made the fresh kill.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Karnataka: A project to establish virtual museum to chronicle Kodava heritage underway

The virtual museum will likely stand completed and be accessible globally by February next year and the groundwork for the project is ongoing.

published on : 29th May 2022

SC to hear plea challenging exemption of Arms Act to Karnataka's Kodava community

The Kodava community and the Jamma Tenure holders enjoy the exception from Indian Arms Act of 1959 to obtain license to possess and carry firearms.

published on : 31st March 2022

Pandemic triggered cash crunch mars functioning of government academies in Karnataka

The academies work with an aim to preserve, protect and promote the language, culture, and rituals of the respective communities.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Custodians of the Kodagu drum

A handful of artisans in the hill district still produce the Dudi (a small drum) at a time when globalisation is slowly killing the art of making these musical instruments

published on : 6th March 2022

Hockey player dies in the middle of a game in Karnataka; heart attack suspected

The Chowrira Hockey Championship was inaugurated in Lalu Muddaiah Grounds in Murnad on Saturday.

published on : 25th December 2021

Centre must come out with language policy: Karnataka Congress MLC BK Hariprasad

He had raised the Kodava language issue as there were other speakers, like Oscar Fernandes and Veerappa Moily, who could raise the issue of Tulu in Parliament.

published on : 20th December 2021

Three girls forced to apologise after dance video outside Talacauvery temple goes viral

The Akhila Kodava Samaj along with many residents from the district condemned the video and demanded its deletion and an apology

published on : 1st December 2021

Karnataka HC upholds arm licence exemption for Kodavas

“Exemption granted is subject to certain terms and conditions. Therefore, the constitutional validity of the notification is upheld and consequently the petition is dismissed,” the court said. 

published on : 23rd September 2021

Largest family tree: Kodava clan portal with 16K profiles makes it to India Book of Records

The portal has documented the lineage of some families up to 14 generations since the 16th century

published on : 26th August 2021