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KUNDAGOL JAWAN MARTYRED IN JAMMU & KASHMIR

HUBBALLI: Ishwarappa Yellappa Soranagi (45), a CRPF jawan, martyred in Jammu and Kashmir. His family received this information at around 5 PM on January 30. Ishwarappa who has been serving the CRPF for 21 years, had visited his village on January 7, and returned for the duty. It has been …

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ANTI-CAA PROTESTERS SHOT AT IN DELHI

New Delhi: An unidentified man opened fire at people protesting the citizenship law near the Jamia Millia Islamia university in Delhi this afternoon, causing chaos and panic in the area. A student of the university has been injured. The police managed to arrest the man. He was allegedly shouting Ye …

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RTO OFFICER DIES IN MEETING

DHARWAD: A 59-year-old RTO officer died of massive heart attack while attending an official meeting in Dharwad on Tuesday. Deceased Chandrashekar Kavali was working as Tax & Treasury Officer in the Regional Transport Department. He was attending the meeting to finalise the list of physically challenged beneficiaries to distribute specially-designed …

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SHAHEEN BAGH-LIKE PROTEST ENTERS EIGHT DAY IN HUBBALLI’S GOUSE BAGH

HUBBALLI: The protest-cum-awareness programme against the Amended Citizenship Act at Gouse Mamu dargah, located at Yellapur Oni in the City, entered its eight day on Tuesday. Hundreds of youths, men and women -some carrying their little children- embarked on the ‘dharna’, which was started on January 22. Chairs, carpets, and …

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REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATED WITH ENTHUSIASM IN TWIN CITIES

DHARWAD: Splendid cultural programmes by schoolchildren, an orderly parade by various contingents, distribution of welfare measures and honouring achievers in various fields marked the 71st Republic Day celebrations at RN Shetty District Stadium here on Sunday. Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan unfurled the national flag, delivered the Republic Day address and …

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DALITS ORGANISATIONS TO TAKE OUT MASSIVE RALLY AGAINST CAA ON JAN 28

HUBBALLI: Various Dalit organisations, under the leadership of Hubli-Dharwad East MLA Prasad Abbayya, will take out a massive rally against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on January 28. Informing this to mediapersons here on Saturday, MLA Prasad Abbayya said various progressive organisations and minorities have been protesting against CAA. …

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RAILWAY GROUND GETS FLOOD LIGHTING

HUBBALLI: South-Western Railway (SWR) General Manager Ajay Kumar Singh inaugurated the flood lighting system at the Railway Institute (South) cricket ground on Gadag Road here recently. A total of 180 LED lights have been installed on more than 40 poles, at a cost of Rs 22 lakh. This facility would …

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HUBBALLI STUDENT SAVES 3 LVES

HUBBALLI: A PUC second year student of Hubballi saved three lives at Muregar Falls near Sirsi in Uttara Kannada district on the Sankranti Day (January 15). The incident occurred when Aditya, a 2nd PU student at Chinmaya college, Hubballi, had gone to Muregar falls in Uttar Kannada district, for Sankranti …

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