Ginning mills shut down in Bankapur

Crop infestation, unfavorable weather conditions, and farmers favouring petty merchants put ginning mills out of business.

ByAnirudh Chakravarthy

 

 

Mundargi sees relief from fluorosis thanks to Tungabhadra

The Town Municipal Corporation of Mundargi has begun supplying water from the Tungabhadra River to mitigate the crisis of fluorosis.

By Saiqua Sultan

Mathru purna scheme not working in Honnali

Lower caste pregnant and lactating women in Honnali Taluk are unable to access regular meals from the Anganwadis  as they face discrimination.

 

ByNilanjana Roy

With only three functional airports, North Karnataka continues to be away from aviation services.

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, on Thursday, said that 60 per cent of the government funds are directed towards North Karnataka. However, the region continues to be deprived of civil aviation services with only three out of 12 airports operating out of the region.

By Madhuvanthi Srinivasan

 

 

 

Hosanagara areca nut farmers lose heavily, prefer manual labour

The farmers in Mumbar Village of Hosanagara Taluk are switching from farming to manual labour  and construction work due to fall  in  prices and yield of areca nuts.

By Naqshib Nisar

 

“Nirmal Gram Puraskar” awarded to five village Panchayats in Honnali

Five village panchayats in Honnali taluk received Nirmal Gram Puraskar (award) for 100 per cent sanitation. The villages that won the award are—Kundur, Chilur, Sunkadakatte, Malligenahalli, and Kunkova.

By Naandika Tripathi

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