Category: C.P.Belliappa’s Column

We are Coorgs, not Coorgis!

“(By: C.P. Belliappa) How the name Kodagu originated is still being debated. As most believe, it is very likely that it’s a derivation of the primordial name Kodinadu. Over a period of time the...

Jai Ho, Jaya Appanna

“Over the centuries the great Indian epic Mahabharata has been translated into many languages all over the world. We now have one in our own ‘Kodava thakk’, thanks to meticulous and painstaking efforts of...

Corruption Vs. Scams

“There is a difference between corruption and scams. Corruption is societal and is all pervading in our country. Scams, on the other hand, involve an unholy nexus between the politician, bureaucrat and the businessman....