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DHARWAD BUILDING COLLAPSE: 2 KILLED, 40 FEARED TRAPPED

DHARWAD: At least two people were killed and around 40 are feared trapped under debris after an under-construction four-storeyed building collapsed in Kumareshwar Nagar of Karnataka’s Dharwad, PTI reported. Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has expressed shock over the incident. According to police, the building came crashing down, triggering panic among …

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DOES SOCIAL MEDIA COMES UNDER MODEL CODE OF CONDUCT?

HUBBALLI: Like print and electronic media, social media is also under the scanner of the Election Commission of India, as per the Model Code of Conduct for Lok Sabha. Speaking at a media sensitisation programme regarding the LS polls held here recently, Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan said, “Campaigning by a …

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GOA CHIEF MINISTER MANOHAR PARRIKAR DIES AT 63

Panaji: Goa chief minister and former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, who had been battling a pancreatic ailment for more than a year, died at his son’s home in Panaji this evening. He was 63. Mr Parrikar’s health had been fluctuating for several days and worsened on Saturday morning. The former …

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TRANSGENDERS PARTICIPATE IN MOCK POLLING IN HUBBALLI

HUBBALLI: In a move to motivate transgenders to exercise their franchise, several transgenders were invited to participate in mock polling at Mini Vidhansaudha in Hubballi on Saturday. Several transgenders, who had stayed away from polling so far, due to various reasons, are now motivated to cast their votes during this …

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DR. MAHESH NALWAD RESIGNS FROM CONGRESS

HUBBALLI: Dr. Mahesh Nalwad, who had unsuccessfully contested from Hubballi-Dharwad Central Assembly constituency for two times from Congress, has resigned from the national party. Dr. Nalwad has submitted his resignation to KPCC President Dinesh Gundu Rao. “I was actively working for the Congress Party for the last 16 years and …

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KESHWAPUR POLICE SEIZE LORRY WITH MODI BOARDS

HUBBALLI: The Keshwapur police have seized a 407 lorry carrying Modi boards that were being transported from Hubballi to various villages. A photo of the lorry belonging to Girija Roadlines, which was seized with flux boards, was used by Hubballi Times along with an incident of Uppinbetageri where sarees and …

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STRAY DOG ATTACKS IN HUBBALLI; 3 INJURED

HUBBALLI: Three persons, including a minor girl, were injured in an attack by a stray dog at Shankar Chawl on Goods Shed Road in the City recently. The victims have been identified as Rizwan Deshalli (35), Devika (30), and Kurrat (8). All the three were taken to a nearby hospital …

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SIO COMES UP WITH STUDENTS’ MANIFESTO FOR LOK SABHA POLLS

HUBBALLI: Local unit of Students Islamic Organisation of India (SIO) released a ‘Student Manifesto’ demanding accessible and affordable quality education for students, job opportunities for youth, dignity and human rights to all citizens irrespective of their background or preferences. Addressing mediapersons after releasing the manifesto at Press Club in the …

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