Tag Archives: Karnataka Offbeat News

Bangalore Installs Mirrors To Tackle Public Urination

Bangalore Installs Mirrors To Tackle Public Urination

“We hit upon the idea of having mirror boards to prevent them from using the place as a urinal.” In a bid to promote cleanliness and to improve its ranking in the Swachh Survekshan 2020, the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has installed mirror boards at several spots in the city. The boards have been installed at spots that were …

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Karnataka Farmer Singing Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’

Karnataka Farmer Singing Justin Bieber's 'Baby'

“By God’s grace, I can change my tone and pitch to suit the track and the singer,” says Pradeep. Grooving to the songs of Michael Jackson and singing the peppy numbers of Justin Bieber, a farmer in Hindasagatti village of Karnataka cannot contain his fondness for western music. Spade in his hand, wearing a lungi and a shirt, Pradeep has …

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Karnataka farmer paints tiger stripes on dog to save crop from monkeys

Karnataka farmer paints tiger stripes on dog to save crop from monkeys

Srikanta Gowda, a farmer from Naluru village, Thirthahalli taluk in Karnataka, has painted his dog to look like a tiger to save his crop from monkeys. The paint is a hair dye and lasts more than a month. Shivamogga, Karnataka: In an attempt to save their crops, a farmer in Karnataka has painted the fur of his dog to make it …

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Mysuru Man Takes Mother On Pilgrimage On Scooter

Mysuru Man Takes Mother On Pilgrimage On Scooter

“I’d like to personally gift him a Mahindra KUV 100 NXT so he can drive his mother in a car on their next journey,” wrote Anand Mahindra The story of a Mysuru man who took his 70-year-old mother on a pilgrimage covering 48,100 kilometers on his scooter has struck a chord with the Internet, including businessman Anand Mahindra. D Krishna …

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