‘Theerthodbhava’ from the ‘Brahma Kundike’ takes place at Talacauvery

Saturday, October 17th, 2020

  Madikeri : The sacred water or ‘thirtha’ gushed from the ‘Brahma Kundike’ (a tiny pond) at the Talacauvery temple at 7:04 a.m., much to the delight of those eagerly waiting for the event. The water, said to be the source of the Cauvery, was sprinkled on the gathering by the priests on Saturday. As per […]

PUC result : Overall pass percentage 61.8%, Dakshina Kannada and Udupi tops in state by 90.71%.

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Mangaluru : The results of the second-year pre-university course (PUC) examinations in Karnataka were announced on Tuesday morning by state Education Minister Suresh Kumar. The overall pass percentage this year is 61.8% which is a marginal increase compared to 61.73% in 2019. The coastal districts of Udupi and Dakshina Kannada were tied for the highest […]

58-year-old man dies, first corona death recorded in Kodagu

Monday, July 6th, 2020
Corona Kodagu

Madikeri : Kodagu recorded first death related to coronavirus after a 58-year-old man suffering from breathlessness succumbed to the virus. The man hailing from Dandinapete in Kushalnagara was admitted to the designated Covid hospital in Madikeri on July 4 and died on the same day. His throat swabs samples tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday. […]

Farmer associations warn of protests against RCEP in Kodagu

Friday, November 1st, 2019

Kodagu : The farmer associations in Kodagu and Chikkamagaluru districts staged a protest opposing the proposed free trade agreement Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) on Thursday. Members of Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha and Kaveri Taluku Uluva Yogi Hasiru Sene staged a protest in front of the deputy commissioner’s office in Madikeri and urged the Centre […]

Honeytrap : Police arrest 6 member gang, search on for four

Saturday, September 28th, 2019

Madikeri : In connection with a case in which a man was trapped in honeytrap conspiracy and was forced to part with Rs 3.8 lac, the Kodagu district crime intelligence bureau has arrested six persons. The arrested people are Muhammed Azharuddin from Napoklu, Abubakker Siddique (33), Hasainar alias Achchu (27), Irshad Ali (27), A A […]

Kumaraswamy asked to release money from centre for flood relief

Monday, August 19th, 2019

 Udupi : H.D. Kumaraswamy, former Chief Minister, said on Sunday that Union government had so far not released any funds to the State despite the massive damages that taken place in North Karnataka, Kodagu and a part of Dakshina Kannada district owing to massive rains and floods. Addressing presspersons here, Mr. Kumaraswamy said that in […]

Abhayachandra Jain urged Kodagu like package to flood hit Belthangady

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019
Abhayachandra Jain

Mangaluru : Abhayachandra Jain, Senior Congress leader and former minister has urged the state government to announce Kodagu like package o Belthangady which erlier government given. Speaking to reporters at the party office here on August 14, Wednesday, he said the rain related loss of property in Belthangady is double than that of Kodagu district. He also […]

High alert sounded in Kodagu for Tipu Jayanti celebration

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

Madikeri : The Tipu Jayanti Virodhi Horata Samithi, Kodava Makkada Koota, BJP, Bajrang Dal, VHP and Hindu Jagarana Vedike members opposing Tipu Jayanti celebrations, the district administration and police are on high alert in the district. The police have already warned of initiating legal actions against any attempt to disrupt peace in the district. Tipu Jayanti Virodhi […]

City’s Senmox Solutions contributes to Kodagu Flood relief

Friday, November 2nd, 2018

Mangaluru: City based IT solutions company Semnox Solutions Pvt. Ltd., has contributed Rs. 5,12,000 to the Chief Minister’s Calamity Relief Fund in an effort to reach out to the victims of the recent floods in Kodagu district. The amount was handed over by cheque to Mr. Sasikanth Senthil S., Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada district […]

Officials to prepare rehabilitation plans for landslips and floods in Kodagu

Friday, September 7th, 2018
P.I. Srividya

Madikeri : A team from the Centre will soon visit Kodagu to assess the damage incurred in the district by landslips and floods in August. Chairing at a review meeting  Deputy Commissioner, Kodagu P.I. Srividya said on Thursday. She directed officials to be prepared with details so as to provide relevant information to the visiting team […]

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