Madikeri students to get EDUSAT connection

The President assures the students to provide tools for enriching their minds. 
 Dr Kalam assured the student community of Kodagu district that they would soon get a connectivity to EDUSAT to help them enrich their educational pursuit.
”I want students of Madikeri to be linked through satellite so that you all can interact freely. Read More

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Grand old man Gundu Rao dies

MADIKERI, Apr. 2: Centenarian M N Gundu Rao – the first assistant commissioner of Kodagu passed away at the age of 101 years during midnight of April 2 (12.30 am).
He was cremated at Brahmins Grave Yard in Madikeri on Sunday afternoon.
He leaves behind two daughters and a son.
M N Gundurao has served in various capacities in the state govt. Read More

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“Kodagu’s development will be key agenda” . District In-Charge Minister

MADIKERI: “Kodagu’s development will my main agenda as the district In – Charge Minister,” said new District – In – Charge Minister Ramachandra Gowda.
Addressing the media in Kushalnagar he said that the district had great warriors like Field Marshal K M Cariappa and General Thimmaiah. The Budget has allocated Rs 1.7 crores for Kodagu. Read More

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Time lauds Delhi environmentalists

Sunita Narain and Bhure Lal, credited with cleaning up Delhi’s air and help build the world’s cleanest transport system, are among top environmentalists worldwide whose efforts have been highly commended by the Time magazine. Read More

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Ghost in the toilet ! Muslim Preist helps,peforms puja.For the ghost or toilet?.Not sure!

Madikeri March 22, 2006
The girls going to their toilets fall unconscious here. They behave strangely and run towards the boys’ toilet and shout, “my name is Pramila. You are all urinating upon me. Stop this”. Read More

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You cannot wear kuppya & chele, like that or for that.

The Zilla Panchayath member M.K.Nanjappa has accused Taluk Panchayath member Addanda Cariappa of misusing Kodava attire.
In a press release, he has said that Cariappa met Chief Minister Kumar Swamy in Bangalore attired in Kodava traditional dress and submitted memorandum on behalf of Kodava community, recently. Read More

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President A P J Abdul Kalam to visit Kodagu

Heard it somewhere on the internet. He is going to visit on April 7th . He will be the third president of India to visit Kodagu during their tenure. Read More

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Silent Sentinels – A book documenting the heritage of Architecture in coorg.

The book provides a insight into the architectural heritage of coorg. Sadly, most of wonderful clan house’s in coorg have been brought down or not been preserved properly. Read More

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