Uttara Kannada

Trekking routes in Karnataka's Kali Tiger Reserve to open after three years

The move comes after the state government has taken decision to boost the ecotourism in Karnataka with the long pending demand from the local tour operators in Dandeli.

published on : 7th September 2020

Tigers from Maharashtra make Uttara Kannada their home

Even as there are restrictions for people entering from Maharashtra due to the ongoing pandemic, wild tigers have travelled close to 300 km across state borders.

published on : 29th July 2020

BJP nominates Siddhi environmentalist as MLC in Karnataka, community rejoices

"I don’t know who is behind my nomination, but I thank everyone from Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa to Union Home Minister Amit Shah,” said Shantaram Siddhi

published on : 23rd July 2020

Cyclone Nisarga makes landfall in U-K, coastal districts on high alert

All fishing activities suspended; Karnataka govt alerts disaster management cell

published on : 3rd June 2020

Tribals in Uttara Kannada's Joida show the way to self-isolation amid COVID-19 pandemic

Though Joida is considered to be one of the most backward taluks of Karnataka, the place is abundantly rich in natural resources.

published on : 31st May 2020

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