Uttara Kannada

Karnataka shocker: Man kills mother, sister for 'not cooking tasty sambar'

Manjunath, who's known to be a drunkard, got into an argument with his mother over the sambar she had prepared, saying that it was not tasty enough.

published on : 14th October 2021

Massive blaze on national highway in Karnataka after tanker carrying benzene overturns

The magnitude of the fire was so huge that it spread to the forest adjoining the ghats. According to sources, at least 2 km of green cover was affected due to the fire.

published on : 13th October 2021

Karnataka villagers immerse Ganesha idol sans removing jewellery, retrieved by divers after three days

The silver articles however could not be recovered. 

published on : 15th September 2021

Uttara Kannada district administration seeks IISc-Bengaluru help to open Anshi Ghat

As Uttara Kannada continues to be cut off from direct connectivity with Dharwad and Belagavi, the district administration is depending on expert help to reopen the ghat

published on : 16th August 2021

Siddaramaiah lends a ear to flood victims in Uttara Kannada

Another woman, carrying a child, almost dragged Siddaramaiah to show her destroyed house.

published on : 3rd August 2021

CM Bommai to tour flood-hit Uttara Kannada on Thursday

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai will be visiting flood-hit areas of Uttara Kannada district on Thursday. 

published on : 29th July 2021

Indian Coast Guard, Navy come to rescue rain-hit population in Uttara Kannada

A navy helicopter was pressed into service in Sunkasale near Ankola after 15 tourists were stranded in a partially submerged hotel.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Kali Tiger Reserve in Uttara Kannada district slashed open by roads, bridges

In the first of a three-part series, our reporter who trekked through the Western Ghats tracing the routes of new roads holds a mirror to the devastation.

published on : 4th September 2018

Karnataka polls: With Anand Asnotikar leading charge, Janata Dal (S) hopes to make inroads into Uttara Kannada

The JD(S), the third largest party in the state, which had been washed out in Uttara Kannada district after the 2013 assembly election, is looking to turn the tide in its favour in the upcoming electi

published on : 31st March 2018

This remote Karnataka village lives in peace amid cash crunch

It’s harvest time in Hosur, a tiny village 10 km from Haliyal in Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka.

published on : 20th November 2016