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The First Lady SI of Coorg

S.M.Veena who was serving as the S.P. in Mysore has taken charge as sub-inspector at Madikeri. This will the first posting of a lady sub-inspector in Coorg.

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15 weather stations coming up at Coorg

ISRO to set up weather auto record centres in Kodagu Madikeri (PTI): ISRO on Sunday announced its plans to establish 15 ‘weather auto recording centres’ at Kodgagu district in Karnataka, each covering a radius of 50 km and requiring minimal maintenance. Each of these centres would be provided with batteries and solar-run machinery, ISRO scientists…

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Orange County to expand beyond Coorg.

By Gayatri Vijaykumar About Orange County Orange County, the brand name of Orange County Resorts and Hotels, a public limited company is part of the Ramapuram Group. Orange County, Coorg is the flagship property of the group. From 2002, Orange County, Coorg has consistently achieved the “RCI Gold Crown Award” year after year for surpassing…

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Kodagu Superintendent of Police recommends Govt to cancel gun license exemption provided to Kodavas

MADIKERI: MLC C S Arun Machaiah discloses the move of the Kodagu Police Superintendent, K V Trilok Chandra (in pic ), who recommended the state government to cancel the gun license exemption given to the Kodava community in the district. The MLC, who took part at a Kail-Poldu festival get-together conducted by the Dechoor Kodava…

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Fake greens create land mafia in Kodagu: Cauvery Sena

Madikeri, May 16 (Star of Mysore)- Few fake environmentalists on the pretext of conserving the ground water reserve in Kodagu are trying to establish a land mafia, alleged Ravi Chengappa, District Convenor of Cauvery Sena. Addressing press persons at the Press Club here, Chengappa warned the land owners not to fall prey to the fake…

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Kodagu Jamma land: CM blames Congress

Bangalore, May 15 (Star of Mysore)- Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy today launched a sca-thing attack on the Congress, holding it responsible for the Jamma bane land crisis in Kodagu. Talking to media persons after a meeting with top officials and people’s representatives, the Chief Minister fumed at the Congress leaders for dubbing him ‘helpless’ in…

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Kodagu: It’s wise to keep Jamma land tenure.

Editor, Star of Mysore. Eversince Kodagu, which was a ‘C’ State after Independence, was integrated with the then Mysore State, now Karnataka, in the year 1956, the original inhabitants of Kodagu, with the majority ethnic group Kodavas after whom the name Kodagu is apparently derived, including Amma Kodavas, Kodagu Gowdas etc., and the tribals with…

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Coorg to face more economic hardship

According to the latest Licht’s International Coffee Report, “In Coorg  rising temperatures and reduced rainfall would have a detrimental impact due to a drop in the number of bees to fertilize the trees and an increased threat from a destructive pest, white stem borer.“ This summer has been one of the hottest summers coorg has…

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Kerala defies Supreme Court, starts work on Barapole dam.

Express Network Pvt Ltd | MADIKERI: While farmers in Karnataka are upset with the Cauvery tribunal’s verdict, Kerala has already started work on a dam across Barapole river at the cost of Rs 50 crore. Cauvery Sene office bearers took the media to the spot to show evidence of Kerala government’s „violation” of the Surpeme…

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Barapole and Laxmana Theertha should be linked says Machaiah

MADIKERI: MLC C S Arun Machaiah urged the State Government to link Barapole river to Laxmana Theertha in South Kodagu to solve water scarcity in Kodagu. Addressing the media in Gonikoppa he said, at present 250 to 300 tmc of water from Barapole is going waste into the sea. The river should be merged with…

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