coastal Karnataka

Mastering the ancient art forms of coastal Karnataka Yakshagana

Mangaluru brothers Vishwanath and Divakar Padmunja teach the nuances of the art form to government schoolchildren, and migrant kids for free.

published on : 28th August 2022

Communal polarisation showing results in Hindutva laboratory -- coastal Karnataka

Survey finds majority, minority communities almost fully radicalised, Cong falls into trap  

published on : 20th May 2022

NGT bans sale of sand extracted from CRZ in all coastal Karnataka districts

‘It can be used only for levelling low-lying areas of river bed and strengthening bunds’

published on : 20th May 2022

Muslim Nadaswaram player from coastal Karnataka keeps tradition high at temple fair

As the holy month of Ramzan begins next weekend, Jaleel too observes fast like his other family members.

published on : 27th March 2022

After hijab, ban on Muslims in temple jatras puts coastal Karnataka on edge

Newspaper advertisements put out by state-owned Sri Mahalingeshwara Temple in Puttur about auctioning of stalls for the 11-day jatra clearly states that only Hindus are allowed.

published on : 24th March 2022

Karnataka polls: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is the polarising factor along the coast

Siddu's personality, policies and brand of politics have become the reference point for voters of Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada and Udupi districts.

published on : 26th April 2018

It’s official, RSS helps BJP up the game in coastal Karnataka

While BJP is part of the Sangh Parivar, the RSS had so far, at least on record, stayed away from assembly elections.

published on : 24th April 2018