16 ‘illegal’ resorts sealed in Hampi

After shutting down the island resorts last year, the administration had promised to find a suitable alternative site where resorts can be built, but no development has taken place in this regard.

published on : 29th June 2022

Cops probe find no suicide in Vijayanagara, family choked to death in sleep

The incident was reported at Mariyammanahalli village on April 8 and the police were investigating from all angles.

published on : 4th May 2022

16 COVID deaths in three days baffles undivided Ballari district, Karnataka government seeks report

District Health Officer Dr Janardhana HL said that the public need not panic as majority of patients who died in these three days were having history of ailments.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Marthanda Varma, Battle of Colachel and why it's time to rewrite India’s Delhi-centric history

Much of India’s social fissures can be traced to the Delhi-centric history telling. Remeber it was the capital of Zamorin that the European explorers sought when they thought about India and not Delhi

published on : 2nd January 2022

Exclusive ward set up for Omicron COVID cases in Karnataka's Ballari hospital

The doctors are on alert though there have been no cases of Omicron in Ballari and Vijayanagara districts.

published on : 20th December 2021

Early signs of water contamination were ignored: Makarabbi villagers

It was in early September that the first person got sick after consuming contaminated water, but the local administration did not react till over 100 people got admitted to various hospitals, they say

published on : 8th October 2021

Karnataka govt to probe water contamination deaths in Vijayanagara

The State Government on Tuesday ordered a probe into deaths due to consumption of contaminated water at Makarabbi village of Vijayanagara district over the last two weeks. 

published on : 6th October 2021

Vijayanagara: Three die of water contamination, temporary hospital set up

On Tuesday, there were reports of another death, but the exact cause is yet to be confirmed.

published on : 6th October 2021

Bommai to declare Vijayanagara as 31st district in Karnataka on Saturday

Karnataka’s 31st district of Vijayanagara will be officially unveiled by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on October 2 (Gandhi Jayanti).

published on : 2nd October 2021

Vijayanagara era temple found in Andhra's Chittoor district

Archaeologists said the temple was a temporary resting place for a Parasurameswara idol during his wedding ceremonial procession every year, which stopped after the collapse of the kingdom in 1565 AD.

published on : 11th August 2021