Post Tagged with: "Belgaum"

?Ban on women at Sabarimala is scientific?

?Ban on women at Sabarimala is scientific?

BELAGAVI: Sriram Sene chief Pramod condemned the three women aged between 10 and 50 for entering the Ayyappa temple in Sabarim ala. At Ghatprabha on Saturday, he said the trio were responsible for the violence that took place in . Mutalik said, ?Our forefathers have made the tradition banning women […]

?Be prepared to sacrifice all for country?

?Be prepared to sacrifice all for country?

BELAGAVI: The attestation parade of 381 recruits of Group 2/18 and 3/18 was held at Talekar Drill Square in Regimental Centre (MLIRC) here on Saturday. The parade was commanded by recruit Bhosale Vijay while the parade adjutant was Maj Robin Abraham. The regiment?s Colonel Lt General PJS , who is […]

Hebbalkar and Abhay Patil clash over land acquisition

Hebbalkar and Abhay Patil clash over land acquisition

BELAGAVI: The meeting called by forest minister to discuss the issue of land acquisition to set-up a sewage treatment plant (STP) here on Saturday witnessed a verbal clash between Belagavi Rural MLA Laxmi Hebbalkar and Belagavi South MLA Abhay Patil. Belagavi City Corporation (BCC) has planned to set-up an STP […]

Six of family die in road accident

Six of family die in road accident

BELAGAVI: Six persons of a family from Maharashtra died in an at Stavanidhi Ghat on the Pune-Bengaluru National Highway-4 on the outskirts of on Saturday evening. The victims include two women and a boy. A truck rammed the Maruti Omni car in which the family was travelling in. The deceased […]

Seer to approach court against animal sacrifice

Seer to approach court against animal sacrifice

BELAGAVI: Vishwa Prani Kalyan Mandali, Bengaluru, president said on Saturday that he would file contempt of court petition in the against the state government and the Belagavi district administration for allowing mass on the premises of the Yallamma Devi temple in village of Athani taluk during the annual fair held […]

Six die in accident on Pune-Bengaluru highway

Six die in accident on Pune-Bengaluru highway

KOLHAPUR: Six members of a family from village in Kolhapur‘s Kagal taluka were killed in a road accident after a truck rammed into the car they were travelling in at Tawandi ghat area near Nipani in , 45 km away from on the Pune-Bengaluru national highway on Saturday. The incident […]

On the brink of insolvency, BCC struggling to pay its employees

On the brink of insolvency, BCC struggling to pay its employees

BELAGAVI: The City Corporation (), supposed to be one of the richest urban local bodies in the state, seems to be facing insolvency going by the fact that it is struggling to pay its employees and clear electricity dues. The city corporation owes Rs 18 crore to its employees including […]

Farmer?s family protests with necks in nooses, pic goes viral

BELAGAVI: A picture of members of a farming family standing on chairs with their necks in nooses, has been shared several times on social media. The picture was taken during a symbolic protest against the acquisition of the land for a housing project. Belagavi Urban Development Authority (BUDA) plans to […]

Belagavi district is now Open Defecation Free

Belagavi district is now Open Defecation Free

BELAGAVI: The Centre on Wednesday accorded Belagavi district the Open Free (ODF) tag. The announcement was made on the handle ?Swachh Bharat?, operated by the Union ministry of drinking water and sanitation, congratulating Belagavi district for becoming ODF. The congratulatory tweet with a picture of the city?s historical Kamal Basadi […]

Parents oppose making kids wait for hours

Parents oppose making kids wait for hours

DHARWAD: The , which had attracted criticism by progressive women writers for including the participation of women with ?Poorna Kumbha? in the procession of Adhyksha, has invited another controversy by involving thousands of school and college students in the procession. The Sammelana organizers have asked the schoolchildren in batches to […]