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  Belgaum - LoveToKnow 1911
BELGAUM, a town and district of British India, in the southern division of Bombay.
Belgaum contains a cantonment which is the headquarters of a brigade in the 6th division of the western army corps.
After the overthrow of the Yadavas by the Delhi emperor (1320), Belgaum was for a short time under the rule of the latter; but only a few years later the part south of the Ghatprabha was subject to the Hindu rajas of Vijayanagar.
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 Belgaum Cantonment was established in the year 1832
Belgaum Cantonment was established in the year 1832.
Belgaum City itself is surrounded by a number of hills among which are Rajhuns Gad, Belgundi, Vaijanath and Kakati hills.
Belgaum Cantonment is one of the 62 Cantonments in the country governed by the Cantonments Act, 1924.
www.cbbelgaum.org.in /aboutbgm.htm   (244 words)

 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Belgaum
Belgaum (proposed to be renamed Belagaavi) (Kannada: ಬೆಳಗಾವಿ, Marathi: बेळगांव; pronunciation 
Belgaum- "The Textile Capital Of South India" Or " The Manchester Of The South"Belgaum is one of the most industrialised cities in the state.
Belgaum serves as an entry and exit point to neighbouring Kerala and the ever-popular hill station of Udagamandalam (Ooty).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Belgaum   (641 words)

 Belgaum - Wikitravel
Belgaum is in a city in northern Karnataka, India.
Belgaum (earlier known as "Venugrama" or the "Bamboo Village") is one of the oldest, strong, prominent and
Belgaum is now marching with a tag of fast growing, redeveloping district with a population of approximately
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  Belgaum,Belgaum Travel,Belgaum India,Belgaum Tours,Belgaum City Guide,Belgaum Karnataka,The Kapileshwara Temple,Safa ...
The District Headquarters, Belgaum is a charming blend of the old and the new.
Belgaum, ancient 'Venugrama' ('Bamboo village') is the district and divisional headquarters.
Belgaum is connected by road to Bangalore (502 kms.), Saudatti (70 kms.), Bombay (550 kms.) Halshi (36 kms.) Panaji, Goa (125 kms.) Kittur (44 kms.) Hubli (82 kms) Bijapur (205 kms.) Gokak (60 kms.) Badami (160 kms.) Karwar (167 kms.).
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 Belgaum History
After the overthrow of the Yadavas by the Delhi Sultanate (1320), Belgaum was for a short time under the rule of the latter; but only a few years later the part south of the Ghatprabha was subject to the Hindu rajas of Vijayanagara.
Queen Chennamma of Kittur (1778-1829) is known for her resistance to British rule; another person in the history of Belgaum known for his resistance to British rule is Sangolli Rayanna.
Belgaum represents the intractable issue of border determination after the creation of linguistic states.
www.world66.com /asia/southasia/india/karnataka/belgaum/history   (524 words)

 Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Belgaum
The town of Belgaum is the assimilation point of various cultures.
Due to its proximity with the states of Maharashtra and Goa, Belgaum has acquired the cultural flavour of these states and blended it with the local Kannada culture to create a rich heritage, which is unique in its manifestation.
Belgaum is not only famous for its history but also for its natural beauty.
www.rkmissionashrama.org   (762 words)

 Belgaum travel guide - Wikitravel
The weather of Belgaum is pleasant, owing to its hilly topography.
Belgaum is on the main Indian Railways grid being part of HubliDivision and is well connected by rail to major destinations such as Bangalore (via Hubli), Mumbai (via Miraj) and Goa.
Belgaum has excellent city bus connectivity and also for the rural area around Belgaum, the charges are nominal around Rs 10 from one end to the other part of the city.
wikitravel.org /en/Belgaum   (1102 words)

 Belgaum Diocese
The Belgaum Diocese was erected on September 19, 1953 by the Papal Bull "Summa illa Sollicitudo" of Pope Pius XII.
Two civil districts of Belgaum and North Kanara were separated from the Archdiocese of Goa and two other civil districts of Dharwad and Bijapur were taken from the Diocese of Pune in forming the Diocese of Belgaum.
By a the Papal Bull "Christi Missium" of Paul VI, the North Kanara District was separated from the Belgaum Diocese to form the Karwar Diocese on January 24, 1976.
www.cbcisite.com /Belgaum.htm   (139 words)

 Belgaum Fort - Belgaum Fort Karnataka - Belgaum Fort India
The Belgaum Fort is one of the prominent forts in Karnataka, India.
Belgaum was ruled by a number of dynasties and as such the fort has undergone many additions and renovations throughout its existence.
One of the oldest forts in Karnataka, the Belgaum fort served as a bulwark against the attacks of invading armies.
www.bharatonline.com /karnataka/belgaum/belgaum-fort.html   (272 words)

 Belgaum Web Hosting, Domain Registration, Web Development - Zaidsoft.net
Belgaum is located in the northwestern part of the state of Karnataka, in the southern region of India.
Belgaum's Watchtower and Sunset Point should not be missed if one wants to savor the scenic beauty surrounding this town.
Belgaum is famous for its temples and the religious-minded traveler could find a number of temples here-the main ones being Kapileshwar temple, Shani temple and the Maruti Temple.
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 In Belgaum, the linguistic divide takes a backseat
Karnataka and Maharashtra have been locked in a dispute over Belgaum since 1956 when the district was incorporated into Karnataka (the then Mysore state) with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act.
Belgaum features in the third and final phase of the Karnataka election, which will be held on May 22.
Belgaum's name was also proposed to be changed to Belagavi.
www.rediff.com /news/2008/may/19kgovt.htm   (504 words)

 Belgaum India - Belgaum Karnataka - Belgaum Tourism - Travel to Belgaum
In 1686, Belgaum was annexed to the Mughal Empire when Aurangzeb overthrew the Adil Shahi rulers of Bijapur.
Belgaum was also chosen as the venue of the 39th session of Indian National Congress in December 1924 under the presidency of Mahatma Gandhi.
Due to its strategic location, the Belgaum city was a major hub for infantry troops under the British.
www.bharatonline.com /karnataka/belgaum/index.html   (253 words)

 :: Dept. of Geology, G.S.Sc. College, Tilakwadi, Belgaum
In Belgaum taluks, there are number of tanks, which are playing a big role.
Belgaum City, the solid waste amounts to about 80 tonnes per day.
However, higher values of sodium and potassium are reported in many of the samples which is attributed to sewage water pollution and fertilizers used in the area Almost all the samples show high to very high values of total hardness.
nrdms.gov.in /g_quality_belgaum_urban.asp   (956 words)

 The Hindu : Karnataka / Belgaum News : Kumaraswamy's remark on splitting Belgaum irks panel
Belgaum: The Belgaum District Kannada Organisations' Action Committee has opposed Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy's remark on splitting Belgaum district and urged him to refrain from such a move till the Mahajan Commission report is implemented.
Members of the committee said splitting of larger districts for administrative convenience was welcome, but several issues were involved when it came to Belgaum where the Maharashtra Ekikaran Samithi continued with its demand to transfer parts of the district to Maharashtra.
The meeting observed that the Deputy Commissioner and administrator of the Belgaum City Corporation (BCC) Shalini Rajneesh "on behalf of the Government" gave false assurance to display Kannada flag along with the tricolour and saffron flags on the premises of the corporation in April for the sake of publicity.
www.hindu.com /2006/07/05/stories/2006070508170300.htm   (466 words)

 City Of Belgaum
Belgaum also has a number of training centres of the Indian Armed Forces, and an air base of the Indian Air Force.
Her statue stands sentinel over Belgaum at a prominent square.
Within the walls of the Belgaum fort is the late Chalukya style, of which the Kamala Basti with Neminatha idol in fl stone should not be missed.
www.belgaumcity.gov.in /Intro.html   (229 words)

 "Belgaum Dispute! A view from a marathi speaking person."
In reagrds to belgaum city, well MES getting elected continuously (except in 1999, reasons check my another reply)proves that Majority are marathi speaking.
The MES has won the Belgaum city all the times since 1955 except in 1999 when it lost due to "exasperation of the youth".
Belgaum was backbone of auto ancellaries, even tody the only 16 ft marine crank shaft in India is built at Belgaum and no were else, the auto Nagar becmae a sheer joke, no industries have come up here, Telco was moved to Dharwad smartly.
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 New luxury business hotel 'VITS' launched in Belgaum
Belgaum is well known for its prominent medical and education facilities and tourist attractions.
The launch of VITS Belgaum was a grand affair, with the crème-de-la-crème of Belgaum society attending the function.
Facilities at VITS Belgaum are among the best in the category across the state.
www.indiaprwire.com /pressrelease/leisure-travel/200801276951.htm   (944 words)

 Bandh in Karnataka over Belgaum
Now, activists in the state are “invoking” the superstar’s passion for the Kannada cause to push for the state in the battle for Belgaum.
Though the special Karnataka Legislature session in Belgaum was meant to prove that the town belongs to Karnataka, Kannada activists feel that's not enough.
The Mahajan report tabled in 1970 suggested that some villages in the Belgaum district be exchanged between the two states but rejected Maharashtra's claim on Belgaum city.
www.ibnlive.com /news/whose-belgaum-karnataka-shuts-down-to-prove-a-point/23141-4.html   (479 words)

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 Gallery | Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama @ Belgaum
This spiritual renaissance in Belgaum was inaugurated by none other than the great Swami Vivekananda.
In 1892 when Swami Vivekananda came to Belgaum he was an unknown wandering mendicant.
During his eventful stay of 12 days in Belgaum he re-oriented the lives of those who came in touch with him.
rkmissionashrama.org /gallery   (805 words)

 The Hindu : Karnataka / Belgaum News : `People-Friendly Police' launched
The police had to work hard to remove a sense of fear and suspicion in the minds of the people.
The UNICEF Co-ordinator, Brinda Adige, said the programme was on the lines of the Children-Friendly Police started in 1993.
S.K.Sinha, Group Captain, Air Force Station, Belgaum, praised the police for embarking upon a novel programme.
www.hindu.com /2004/07/21/stories/2004072101960300.htm   (459 words)

Belgaum, in Karnataka(INDIA), is known for Foundry Industry.
The objective is to strengthen the existing infrastructure and to create additional infrastructure with a view to enhance efficiency, competitiveness, raise export capabilities and make the industry environment-friendly by reducing pollution.
BELGAUM FOUNDRY CLUSTER is going to be the most prestigious and useful project for BELGAUM FOUNDRYMEN AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES.
www.bfcindia.com   (205 words)

 Belgaum Hostels: Book a Cheap Hostel in Belgaum. Free Booking Service!
Below is a selection of hostels in Belgaum.
The Hermitage Guesthouse is a small family run concern offering you an individual service.The Hermitage is a well-appointed and secluded working farm set amidst the lush forests of the Western Ghats.
Belgaum is one of over 2000 destinations worldwide available on HostelBookers.
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If Gandhigiri is not able to solve the dispute over Belgaum then to avoid fighting between Karnataka and Maharashtra over Belgaum, Belgaum should be declared as a new state of India.
Belgaum belongs to U.P. only and it should be handed over to U.P. state govt.
Belgaum is part of Karnataka and should be in Karnataka.
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 The old world charm of Belgaum
Clean wide roads, just a few vehicles on the roads, huge university campuses and beautiful landscaped gardens� That was my first impression of Belgaum, early morning when I opened my eyes and peered through the window.
Belgaum, nestled at the foothills of the Western Ghats, is just two hours away from the sweltering heat of Kolhapur and has no major super malls, or designer boutique.
Belgaum is 502 km from Bangalore, 500 km from Mumbai and 125 km from Goa.
www.rediff.com /getahead/2007/sep/03travel.htm   (354 words)

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