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Diploma in Kodava folklore from 2013

Karnataka folklore university academic council member and Kodava sahithya academy president Mr. Addanda Kariappa said that the university will start a one-year diploma course in Kodava folklore from the next academic year. Students who have completed SSLC are eligible to … Continue reading

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Taj Vivanta to open hotel and spa in Madikeri

Taj group’s Vivanta by Taj hotel and spa is all set to open in Madikeri this month. Taj Vivanta Madikeri is located 7km from Madikeri and is spread across a 180-acre with 62 rooms and villas. The resort houses a … Continue reading

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Elephant Mayhem in Dubare

A tamed elephant called Chandru in Dubare elephant camp created mayhem when it pushed a boat and a raft on the river banks. The people on the boat jumped into the river and were later saved by the Dubare officials. … Continue reading

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Strict dress code from Oct 2nd in Bhagamandala & Talakaveri Temples

People visiting the temples of Bhagamandala and Talakaveri in Coorg will have to wear a decent and traditional or will not be allowed to enter the temple from October 2nd 2012. As a trial run this rule will be apllied … Continue reading

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Coorg to get 1000 crore investment

Asia Pacific Industries Ltd has decided to invest Rs 1,000 crore in Coorg to boost tourism.  A mini-hydel project will be started by the company in the district assuring no harm to the environment and wildlife. The state government has … Continue reading

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Coorg will not to be tagged as a World Heritage Site – UNESCO

On the event of receiving objections globally and from Coorg UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee has decided to drop the proposal to include Coorg among one of UNESCO’s world heritage sites, at least not now. In case if Coorg decides to … Continue reading

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Coorg scores 83% in SSLC Exams this year

Coorg has scored 82.52 % in the SSLC examinations this year, ranking 13th in the State. Coorg has scored 2.43 % more than last year. A total of 7,490 students had appeared for the examination in March and among them … Continue reading

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Flower show in Madikeri

Madikeri’s Raja seat was decorated and filled with flowers and fruits on the occasion of the three day flower and fruit show organized by the horticulture department. Elaborately arranged flowers and the drawings of animals and birds using white stones … Continue reading

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Honnamana Kere faces encroachment threat

Honnammana kere in Doddamalthe village of Somwarpet is under threat from land encroachers. Honnamana kere is about 16 acres and is the biggest lake in Coorg but recent findings from the revenue department show that around 5 acres of this … Continue reading

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Chamera Cricket Tounament in Madapur

The Twenty 12 Cricket tournament organised by the Chamera Family from Surlabi kicked off yesterday at the Govt School Sports ground at Madapur. The tournament will go on for 21 days and 116 Kodava families are going to participate in … Continue reading

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