Alupa dynasty’s stone edict found in a farmland at Brahmavar

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022
Alupa dynasty

Brahmavar : An unpublished stone edict belonging to the times of Alupa dynasty’s First Kulashekhara, has been found in the farmland of Sanjeeva Shetty from Bannady village within Vaddarse gram panchayat in the taluk. The edict was unearthed by B Kusha Acharya, The contents of the edict were deciphered by Shrutesh Acharya, a research scholar […]

Future of the state is decided by policy of those in power: CM Bommai

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021
Basavaraja Bommai

Haveri : Future of the state is decided by policy of those in power, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said here on Monday. “The state is strengthened if the people are economically empowered. But there is no guarantee of people getting empowered if the state is empowered. During the Congress regime people’s income did not rise […]

SDPI workers stopes ‘Swatantrya ratha’ to replace Savarkar’s photo with Tipu Sulthan

Sunday, August 15th, 2021

Putturu  :  The photo of Savarkar drew flak and SDPI workers stopped the Swatantrya ratha for replacing Savarkar’s photo with Tipu Sulthan. This created tension at the gram panchayat premises for some time. As gram panchayat president Vinay Kumar flagged off the vehicle and slogans were raised in favour of India, the SDPI workers stalled the […]

Amblamogaru Gram Panchayat Village Assistant committed suicide by hanging

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : A Village Assistant (VA) of Amblamogaru Gram Panchayat has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself at his house in the village on July 29, Thursday. The deceased is Nithin Shetty (34). It is said, He had dropped his wife at her workplace at Kuthar and returned home, after ended his life by hanging him […]

Wedding parties must submit a guest name list of 50 people

Thursday, April 22nd, 2021

Mangaluru : Deputy commissioner Dr K V Rajendra sai, Guests attending weddings must carry a hard copy of the invitation, an ID proof and a soft copy of the permission letter obtained from the local body during the weekend curfew. For the time being, it is important to follow this rule till May 4. The […]

Gram Panchayat election candidate arrested on the charges of raping

Monday, December 28th, 2020
mioner Rape

Sullia :  A Gram Panchayat election candidate have been arrested on the charges of raping a minor girl by Bellare police. The arrested man is Hukrappa alias Narayana Punchama who was a candidate contesting from Kalmadka which went to polls on Sunday itself. It is learnt the victim girl also happens to be a close relative […]

Clash between Congress and SDPI workers violating poll code

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020
election clash

Mangaluru : A clash took place  between workers of Congress and Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) during polling at the Harekal gram panchayat over allegation of poll code violation. The SDPI alleged that the Congress-backed candidate’s youth supporter was distributing copies of ballot papers with his election symbol. A verbal altercation ensued between the […]

Unscientific reservation announced for gram panchayat elections : Harish Kumar

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

Mangaluru : District Congress Committee President Harish Kumar alleged that the reservation announced by the state government for gram panchayat elections in Dakshina Kannada district was unscientific in nature. “Even the gram panchayat wards have been divided unscientifically. People from one area have been included in a polling booth situated a few kilometres away from […]

Border roads opens up to Kerala from Dakshina Kannada

Monday, August 17th, 2020
Kerala road

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district administration has opened all border roads that connect to Kerala. Following a rise in Covid-19 cases in Kerala, all border roads were closed since mid-March. Later, amid rising pressure from people, the border at Talapady was opened for the movement of people with passes. DK Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K […]

A shop loses permit violating seal down rules

Thursday, July 16th, 2020
shop permit

Madikeri : The permit of a shop in the containment area in Cherambane village, Benguru Gram Panchayat limits, has been cancelled for violating seal down regulations. Following complaints, Taluk Panchayat executive officer Lakshmi had asked the official in charge of the containment zone to conduct an inspection. Based on the report that the shop was […]