Tumakuru(Search results - 71)
India1, Apr 2020, 11:04 AM IST
Remembering late Siddaganga seer Shivakumar Swamiji on his 113th birth anniversary
The Siddaganga Swami's gurukula in Karnataka's Tumakuru houses more than 10,000 children from ages five to sixteen years at any point in time and is open to children from all religions, castes, and creeds who are provided free food, education, and shelter (Trivida Dasohi).
India21, Mar 2020, 2:03 PM IST
COVID-19: Health staff suspended for negligence while screening passengers at railway station
Amidst coronavirus outbreak when the entire country is petrified and making efforts to contain the spread, a health staff at a railway station in Tumakuru, Karnataka, was captured on video talking on the phone and ignoring his responsibility of screening passengers. As the video went viral, the staff is now suspended.
India9, Mar 2020, 2:27 PM IST
Viral Video: Human-animal conflict - lone Jumbo tramples man in Tumakuru
A lone elephant ventured into a village in Tumakuru and trampled a 70 year-old-man and left him severely injured. Both legs of the man were crushed, and the victim is battling for life.
India21, Jan 2020, 2:21 PM IST
Remembering the Walking God on his first death anniversary
Known as the Walking God, Shivakumara Swamiji of Siddaganga mutt has been an inspiration with his triple services of food, shelter and education
India2, Jan 2020, 3:14 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses gathering in Tumakuru, pays tribute to Siddaganga, Pejawar mutt seers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday landed in Karnataka on a 2-day visit to the state. Landing in Bengaluru's Yelahanka’s air base, the Prime Minister headed towards Tumakuru's Shri Siddaganga mutt
India2, Jan 2020, 8:22 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Karnataka; all set to address gathering in Sri Siddaganga mutt
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing the gathering at Sri Siddaganga mutt on Thursday (January 2). PM Modi's visit to the mutt comes ahead of the first death anniversary Sri Shivakumara Swamiji, who is known to be called "the walking God".
India3, Dec 2019, 4:58 PM IST
Karnataka: Temporary relief as students sell onions at Rs 60 per kg in Tumakuru
Onions were sold at Rs 60 per kg in Karnataka’s Tumakuru while in Bengaluru the prices rose up to Rs 120/kg
India2, Oct 2019, 5:12 PM IST
Centenarian freedom fighter HS Doreswamy recalls encounter with Mahatma Gandhi
At a time when Mahatma Gandhi's principles are dwindling, freedom fighter and centenarian HS Doreswamy recalled his encounter with the greatest proponent of non-violence, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Doreswamy spoke of how Gandhi inspired him to take up the freedom struggle, and his journey of undergoing torture by police, supplying explosives, destroying government letters and being imprisoned for 14 months.
INDIA24, Sep 2019, 10:11 AM IST
Dalit MP who was stopped from entering village in Tumakuru welcomed with open arms
On September 17, Chitradurga Lok Sabha constituency MP Anekal Narayanaswamy was stopped from entering a village in Tumakuru as he belonged to the Dalit community
NEWS23, Jun 2019, 7:04 PM IST
Tik Tok stunt: Tumakuru boy fails to respond to treatment, dies in Bengaluru hospital
Kumar, a resident of Tumakuru, who was injured while performing a stunt scene for the a Tik tok video, has breathed his last in Victoria Hospital in Bengaluru.
NEWS18, May 2019, 7:45 PM IST
From Tumakuru's Wildlife Sanctuary’s recognition to assault on education entrepreneur, watch Bengaluru Night Cap
One of the most prominent lung spaces of the city, Cubbon Park, which spans an area of over 190 acres, will witness an increase in its water table as work on 65 recharge wells has begun.
NEWS18, May 2019, 3:48 PM IST
Bukkapatna Chinkara Wildlife Sanctuary in Tumakuru gets notified by Karnataka government
Bukkapatna Chinkara Wildlife Sanctuary has a unique savanna habitat which is essential for the survival of the rare chinkara. The state board for wildlife has made the sanctuary a certified protected chinkara habitat.
NEWS5, May 2019, 5:38 PM IST
43-year-old cashier donates organs, gives life to many
A 43-year-old cashier who met with an accident donated his organs after doctor’s obtained his family’s consent. The donor had met with an accident near DLF circle in Tumakuru
Elections19, Apr 2019, 5:46 PM IST
Low voter turnout: Even Congress members Ugrappa, Ramya fail to cast vote
Ugrappa hails from Tumakuru but is a voter of Bengaluru South constituency which went for election on April 18. But Congress's Ballari candidate was busy asking people to vote for him and failed to cast his vote. Ballari will go to election on April 23.
NEWS8, Apr 2019, 7:17 PM IST
Sudden rainfall takes Bengalureans by pleasant surprise; Commuters seek shelter
After many days of scorching heat, Bengalureans witnessed sudden rain. According to weather experts, due to discontinuity in wind between Kerala coast to Andhra Pradesh.