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Instill confidence among women, DIG tells writers

Instill confidence among women, DIG tells writers

DHARWAD: Deputy inspector general of police called upon litterateurs to produce literature that instills confidence among women and empowers them. Speaking on the topic “Woman and Law” at the session on “Sensitizing Women” on the second day of the Akhila Bharat Kannada Sahitya Sammelana, she observed that women continue to […]

‘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 […]

Withdraw English-medium school order, demand writers

Withdraw English-medium school order, demand writers

DHARWAD: The first session of Day 2 of the Akhila Bharat here on Saturday discussed the condition of Kannada-medium schools run by the government in the state. Panelists urged chief minister HD Kumaraswamy to immediately withdraw the order of starting 1,000 English-medium schools from the next academic year. Educationist GS […]

Trade unions‘ strike: Buses, autos to stay off road, banks work may be hit in Karnataka

Trade unions‘ strike: Buses, autos to stay off road, banks work may be hit in Karnataka

BENGALURU: Commuting in Bengaluru is likely to be disrupted on Tuesday and Wednesday in the wake of a two-day nationwide protest called by trade unions against the Centre’s anti-labour policies. KSRTC and BMTC buses, autorickshaws and banking services are likely to be affected. App-based cabs and airport taxis and Metro […]

‘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 […]

Dust takes the sheen off exhibition

Dust takes the sheen off exhibition

DHARWAD: Visitors are forced to contend with a severe problem at the Sammelan venue. The worst affected are those who have set up stalls on the University of Agricultural Sciences premises. More than 400 stalls are exhibiting handicrafts, clothes, artefacts, along with cottage and health products. The products on display […]

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 […]

Debt forces couple, 4 daughters to end lives

Debt forces couple, 4 daughters to end lives

HUBBALLI: Six members of a family ended their lives by consuming poison in Metagall village in rural police station limits on Friday. The incident came to light on Saturday morning. The deceased are Shekharayya Bidnal, 48, his wife Jayamma, 39, daughters Basamma, 23, Gouramma, 20, Savitri,18, and Parvati,16. According to […]