North Karnataka is a region that is mostly semi-arid and lies in the Deccan plateau. The region includes districts of Belgaum, Bijapur, Bagalkot, Bidar, Bellary, Gulbarga, Yadagiri, Raichur, Gadag, Dharwad, Haveri and Koppal.
This year, IIJNM students visited four of the districts – Bijapur, Bagalkot, Belgaum and Dharwad, in a span of 14 days. They investigated and reported stories that are neglected by the mainstream media. The stories presented in this website are related to developmental, agricultural, humanitarian, educational, economic and many other issues.