Uttara Kannada(Search results - 33)
Top StoriesJul 24, 2021, 6:14 PM IST
Heavy rains in Maharashtra and Western Ghats region floods bordering Karnataka, alert raised in 7 districts
The monsoon mayhem over Maharashtra and the Western Ghats has resulted in the swelling of rivers in Uttara Kannada and Belagavi region leading to floods, death and devastation. As per State Disaster Response Force, 3 people have been killed and 2 are reportedly missing. Red and orange alerts have been issued to a few districts in the state.
India NewsJun 14, 2021, 1:26 PM IST
Karnataka: Coastal belt leaders demand official language status for Tulu, Twitter campaign hits 3 lakh
A campaign demanding Tulu language spoken in Coastal Karnataka in Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada and Udupi districts be granted official status has reached over 3 lakh tweets. From BJP state president Nalin Kumar Kateel to actor Rakshit Shetty all are in favour of the campaign.
Top StoriesMay 26, 2021, 4:59 PM IST
Our MP is missing: Villagers petition before Tahsildar to find Uttara Kannada MP Ananth Kumar Hegde, know why
Accusing former Union Minister and MP Ananth Kumar Hedge of missing from the scene during difficult times due to Covid second wave, villagers in Uttara Kannada District have reportedly petitioned before Tahsildar to help them find the 'missing' MP.
Top StoriesJan 12, 2021, 9:28 AM IST
Union Minister Shripad Naik out of danger; wife, aide killed in car crash
Union Minister Shripad Naik, whose car met with an accident in Karnataka while returning after offering prayers at Yellapur's famous Gante Ganesha Temple on Monday night, is out of danger and in a stable condition.
PoliticsDec 1, 2020, 5:28 PM IST
BJP's 'Ghar Wapsi' now reaches Christian community, 23 families covert to Hindu fold
In the latest development in Karnataka's coastal belt Haliyal in Uttara Kannada district, 23 poor families en masse dumped Christianity and accepted Hinduism.
The families were welcomed back into the community by Uttara Kannada MP Ananth Kumar Hegde and MLA Suneel Hedge who later gave a saffron flag to each family.
IndiaNov 4, 2020, 12:02 PM IST
Karnataka rains: Yellow alert for seven districts, Bengaluru to be pleasant
The IMD has placed yellow alerts particularly over the districts of Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Kodagu, and Shivamogga until Friday. Bengaluru is likely to remain cloudy over the next 48 hours with foggy or misty morning hours.
IndiaSep 22, 2020, 1:13 PM IST
Karnataka rains: Udupi district incurs loss of Rs 100 crore in just 2 days
Heavy rains in Udupi on 19, 20 September has led to a huge loss in the district. Floodwater has still not completely receded in many parts of the district. Red, Orange, and Yellow alert has been issued for September 22, 23 and 24 respectively in three coastal districts.
IndiaAug 8, 2020, 1:44 PM IST
Encounter with nature: Indian Python crushes goat before swallowing it
Uttara Kannada: A not-so-common sight was captured on a phone in Karnataka when a giant python coiled around a goat and swallowed its prey. The incident was reported from Mundgod Attiveri Forest Range earlier today.
Goat farmer Jeelani Davalasab Angadi took his herd of 40 goats to graze. A little while later, he noticed that one of his goats was no longer standing up, a close look gave him a shock when he spotted a python coiled around the animal to crush it before swallowing it. Forest officials were informed, and they rushed to the spot to ensure no further untoward incident took place. The incident that was captured on camera has now gone viral.
CRICKETJul 6, 2020, 4:12 PM IST
Exclusive — Kumta to Virat Kohli-led Team India: Raghu’s incredible journey against all odds
From Kumta taluk (Uttara Kannada district) of Karnataka, throwdown specialist Raghavindraa Dvgi's (Raghu) journey to Team India is an inspirational one. Asianet Newsable spoke to various people who recalled Raghu's struggles and how he made it to the Indian team through discipline, dedication, patience and hard work
IndiaJul 2, 2020, 10:59 AM IST
Karnataka: Orange alert issued in coastal region; torrential rainfall predicted
The Met department had issued an yellow alert and had forecast heavy rains for three coastal districts and 12 more in the south interior Karnataka
IndiaJan 31, 2020, 11:03 AM IST
Drunk man forcefully feeds puppy with alcohol in Karnataka’s Uttara Kannada
In an example of inhumanity at its peak, a drunkard was seen forcefully feeding a puppy with alcohol in Karnataka’s Kumta taluk in Uttara Kannada district
IndiaJan 10, 2020, 12:15 PM IST
Two positive cases of Monkey Fever reported in Karnataka’s Shivamogga
Two positive cases of Kyasanur Forest Disease commonly known as Monkey Fever has been reported from Shivamogga district in Karnataka. Belgaum, Shivamogga, Uttara Kannada, Karwar, Chikkamagalur and Hassan districts are said to be prone to this infection.
IndiaDec 2, 2019, 3:57 PM IST
Devendra Fadnavis rubbishes Anant Kumar Hegde's claim on Rs 40,000 crore Central funds
Anant Kumar Hegde, Uttara Kannada MP, had said that chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has access to around Rs 40,000 crore from the Centre
IndiaDec 2, 2019, 9:08 AM IST
Fadnavis had access to Rs 40,000 crore; Maha Vikas Aghadi would have misused it: Anant Kumar Hegde
Karnataka BJP MP Anant Kumar Hegde said that former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis had access to Rs 40,000 crore that was provided by the central government for the development of the state
NEWSJul 4, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Karnataka records 100% tax collection in coastal district gram panchayats
Gram panchayats in coastal districts of Uttara Kannada, Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts recorded 100% tax collection. These regions have the highest literacy rate. Meanwhile, the tax collected in the most backward districts in Hyderabad-Karnataka region was recorded the lowest.