Uttara Kannada

CM announces Bommai Rs 500 crore relief fund for rain-affected regions

Bommai met the family members of the landslide victims and handed over a cheque of Rs 29 lakh to the relatives of the deceased. 

published on : 4th August 2022

Anshi Ghat in Uttara Kannada won't be closed for traffic fully: Officials

NHAI officials, repairing the damaged Honnavar-Mulbagal Road, said the stretch will be closed for heavy vehicles for at least two weeks.

published on : 18th July 2022

Rain claims two lives in Haliyal; Bommai says no dearth of funds for relief works

The deceased, Rukmini (37) and her daughter Sridevi (13), were sleeping near the wall when it collapsed on them.  

published on : 13th July 2022

Goa-Anmod Road closed due to landslides

According to police, the first landslide occurred at around 9 am at Goa border near Dudhsagar temple, where a huge boulder landed on the road.

published on : 5th July 2022

Landslides incidents rise as monsoon envelops Uttara Kannada district

This is being termed as a man-made incident due to tampering with slopes of the hillocks for the ongoing road project.

published on : 4th July 2022

Cops crack down on illegal water sports in Uttara Kannada

The entire Joida administration has sprung into action after a news report of a raft being stuck amidst rock in the fast flowing River Kali appeared in TNIE.

published on : 16th April 2022

Jal Jeevan Mission barely floats in Uttara Kannada

Drawing water lines to remote, forested rural parts of the district is difficult as houses are situated far from each other, resulting in cost escalation.

published on : 17th March 2022

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