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2 February, 2018 6:59 PM Two-day Rani Abbakka Utsava from today

The annual two-day Rani Abbakka Utsava will be held at Kolya near Someshwar from February 3. It will be inaugurated by writer Vaidehi. Chandrahas Rai B., Assistant Director, Kannada and Culture Department, Dakshina Kannada, said the programme will begin with a procession of folk artistes from Bhagavati English Medium School to the Rani Abbakka Utsava 63

27 January, 2018 5:30 AM Kannada actor Chandrashekhar passes away in Canada

Noted Kannada actor Chandrashekhar popularly known as ‘Edakallu Guddada Mele’ Chandrashekhar, 63, passed away in the wee hours of Saturday in Canada. His daughter Tanya, based out of Bengaluru told the media that her father had suffered a massive cardiac arrest. Chandrashekhar had debuted as a child artiste with Namma Makkalu in 1969 but got his big break 41

25 January, 2018 7:26 PM Mixed response in Davangere, Chitradurga

The bandh call given by various Kannada organisations on Thursday received mixed response in Davangere and Chitradurga districts. Government offices, private and government bus services, autorickshaws, taxis and other services were unaffected and some private schools declared a holiday. Government schools and colleges functioned as usual. Only private 55

25 January, 2018 7:25 PM Little impact in Belagavi

The bandh called by Kannada organisations had limited impact in Belagavi. School holiday was declared in only four of the 11 taluks. Schools, colleges, offices and shops were open in Belagavi city. Buses were running in the morning, though activists stopped them for a few hours. NWKRTC stopped bus services to the riparian States Goa and Maharashtra and Dharwad 109

25 January, 2018 8:59 AM The green versions of many dried ingredients makes for a tasty addition to our kitchens

There are some ingredients that we use quite regularly in their dried form. But how many of us know that their fresh green avatar also makes for a tasty addition to our kitchens. Here’s a look at some such winter specialities. Fresh green mochai (Tamil) also known as the Lablab or Hyacinth beans in English and avarekalu in Kannada can be found in the markets 65

24 January, 2018 4:53 AM Karnataka bandh over Mahadayi water dispute; schools, several offices to remain closed

BENGALURU: Two bandhs have been called in Karnataka on January 25 and February 4 by pro-Kannada outfits in connection with the inter-state Mahadayi river water dispute with Goa. The groups have called for Karnataka bandh demanding the Prime Minister's intervention in the dispute. The bandhs have been called on January 25 when Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 75

19 January, 2018 6:14 PM Probe ordered over police official ‘maligning’ murdered Vijayapura teen

Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy on Friday ordered an inquiry into a leaked audio clip concerning the rape and murder of a Dalit teen in Vijayapura. The audio clip, containing a conversation allegedly between a senior police official and Dalit activist Bhaskar Prasad, has raised concerns over police apathy in the case and alleged efforts to malign the victim 101

18 January, 2018 11:57 AM How the Guru revealed himself to a dedicated disciple

Udayalur Kalyanaraman traced the history of Marudanallur Sadguru Swami A full house of rasikas, vidwans and vidushis greeted Udayalur Kalyanaraman, noted Namasankeertanam exponent, at his lec-dem at the Music Academy — an eloquent sign of the popularity and high esteem in which he is held. In his lec-dem, ‘Bhajana Sampradaya — Marudanallur Sadguru Swami 51

18 January, 2018 4:43 AM Veteran Kannada actor Kashinath passes away

Veteran Kannada actor Kashinath passed away on Thursday at Sri Shankara Hospital in Bengaluru. Hospital authorities confirmed the death, even as further details are awaited. The actor is said to have been admitted in the hospital two days ago. The senior actor had carved a niche for himself in the genre of comedy. He has not only acted but also directed 24

17 January, 2018 7:34 PM ‘Every keertana of Purandara Dasa propagates humanity’

Scholar Maankari Srinivasachar said that every ‘keertana’ composed by Sri Purandara Dasa propagated moral values, humanity and harmony. He was speaking on the life and works of Purandara Dasa at his ‘aradhane’ organised by the Department of Kannada and Culture in Hampi on Tuesday. “Once people understand the lyrics of the compositions, they learn that it is full of messages 70