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Coffeeland News is a weekly english newspaper from Coorg. Coffeeland contributes Coorg specific news stories to Coorg.com

KINGFISHER TRIANGULAR  Golf Tournament concludes

KINGFISHER TRIANGULAR Golf Tournament concludes

The Twenty fifth King Fisher Golf tournament which was played over three days in Coorg on three different courses, concluded at the Mercara Down’s Golf Course in Madikeri.  Darshan  from Chennai won the prestigious open beating I.K. Ponappa. The glittering awards ceremony and dinner  was held at the  Club Mahindra Holiday Resorts, Galeebeedu. The captain…

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Brave heart’s statue to be unveiled on Dec. 9

Addressing a press meet in Madikeri, Cauvery Sena District convener, Ravi Changappa informed that  the statue of  martyr Major Mangerira Chinnappa Muthanna will be unveiled on December 9th in front of Cauvery Kalakshethra (Town Hall) in Madikeri. Lt.General (retd) C.N. Somanna will unveil the statue. The circle opposite the  Town Hall has already been named after…

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CNC celebrates 19th as “National Day”

CNC celebrates 19th as “National Day”

N.U. Nachappa, President of the C.N.C., who addressed a gathering at the Gandhi Maidan in Madikeri on Wednesday to mark the 19th year of the eventful struggle for ‘Codavaland’, urged the Union Government and the State Government to consider the demands of the  Codava’s, for which the organisation has been struggling for Nineteen years now.…

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Kodagu Cauvery Marathon postponed

Titto S. Biddapa, Trustee Kodagu Cauvery Marathon Trust informed that “the annual Marathon, Road Race sponsored by Kodagu Cauvery Marathon Trust and organized by Cauvery Junior College, Bhagamandala, usually conducted in November, will not be held in 2010, as Cauvery Junior College will be organizing their Golden celebrations during first week of December.

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Crucifix damaged – suspect in police custody

Miscreants entered the Christian cemetery and allegedly  damaged the Crucifix at Athur in Gonikoppal, late on Saturday night. Gonicoppal Police have arrested one Anand, a resident of Hosalli, near here on Sunday  in this regard. Anand  who is allegedly mentally unstable  is suspected of being involved in damaging the statue at Polibetta Poojamma Temple as…

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Rotarians Conduct dental camp

Rotarians Conduct dental camp

The Rotary Club of Gonikoppal,  organised a dental camp for students and public at the  Govt Primary health centre Kutta. Dr K.P.Chinappa with committee members C. Immie Uthappa. Kolera Jamuna, M.K.Dheena and P.B.Poonacha arrived at the hospital and saw to the arrangements. The Doctors arrived from Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences at 9 a.m. and gave…

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District Minister claims release of funds

In a press release issued by  the District in Charge and Forest Minister C.H. Vijayashankar it was stated that  Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa  had directed the Finance Department to release Rs. 22.25 crores to take up various development works in Kodagu. The Press release further  stated that of the total amount, Rs. one  crores will…

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B.V.B.Kodagu Vidyalaya runner’s up at C.B.S.E. Jr. National’s

The hockey team of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Kodagu Vidyalaya participated in the South Zone Hockey Tournament organized by the C.B.S.E. Board in the under 14 category at Chennai and emerged winners in the South Zone category and were selected to participate in the National Level Hockey Tournament held at Rampur, U.P from 7th to 11th…

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Progressive Farmer

Cheppudira Prathvi Poonacha  of Vasanth Sai Estate, Kanoor Village has won the ‘Progressive  farmer award’ for Codagu district for the year 2010. The award was given on the basis of a survey conducted by the Departments of Agriculture and Horticulture, Govt of Karnataka. The award was given on 13th November, at the Krishi Mela (farmer’s…

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Office bearers of K.P.A. elected

The Fifty Second Annual General Meeting of the Karnataka Planters’ Association was held on Thursday the 4th November 2010 at the premises of the Atria Hotel, No.1, Palace Road, Bangalore. The following have been elected to the Executive Committee of the Association for the year 2010-11. Sahadev Balakrishna Chairman and  Marvin Rodrigues Vice-Chairman Members :…

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