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Barely 14 hours after resigning: Nitish Kumar back as Bihar CM
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Barely 14 hours after resigning: Nitish Kumar back as Bihar CM

Patna: Fourteen hours after he resigned as the Chief Minister of Bihar stating he could no longer continue amid allegations of corruption in his government, Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar came back as Chief Minister when he took oath of office this morning. Nitish resigned over a CBI FIR against his Deputy and ally…

Former Karnataka CM Dharam Singh no more
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Former Karnataka CM Dharam Singh no more

Bengaluru: Former Chief Minister N. Dharam Singh passed away at M.S. Ramaiah Hospital here this morning following a massive heart attack. He was 80. His body was shifted to his Sadashivanagar residence where politicians, irrespective of party cadre, paid their last respects. Sources, said that Singh’s body will taken to Bidar on a special flight…

‘State tops country in attracting investment’
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‘State tops country in attracting investment’

Mysuru: With an investment of Rs. 177 lakh crore, the State has regained the top position in the country in industrial investment, relegating Gujarat with Rs. 86 lakh crore to second position, said Additional Chief Secretary K. Ratna Prabha. She was speaking after inaugurating the Women Industry and Business Empowerment (WIBE) Institution and training camp…

Miscreants divert attention, make away with Rs. 7 lakh cash
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Miscreants divert attention, make away with Rs. 7 lakh cash

Mysuru: Businessman was easily duped by miscreants who diverted his attention and made away with hard cash of Rs. 7 lakh, here yesterday. The incident occurred in broad daylight and unfortunate victim was Ganesh, a rice-mill owner and the son of Shivarudrappa, a resident of Hullahalli in Nanjangud taluk. Incident: Ganesh went to Canara Bank…

Dr. S.L. Bhyrappa’s suggestion to make Air Travel feasible from Mysuru
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Dr. S.L. Bhyrappa’s suggestion to make Air Travel feasible from Mysuru

By K.B. Ganapathy, Editor-in-Chief Mysuru: Senior Kannada litterateur and Saraswati Samman awardee Dr. S.L. Bhyrappa regretted that the Mysore Airport at Mandakalli that was established with much fanfare has no takers now. Expressing his concern over the languishing airport, he gave some of his ideas to develop the Airport and increase passenger and air traffic….

MUDA to renovate Gandhi Square
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MUDA to renovate Gandhi Square

Mysuru: The Mysuru Urban Development Authority (MUDA) will renovate the existing Gandhi Square at a cost of Rs. 24.50 lakh for which MUDA Chairman D. Dhruvakumar, MLA Vasu and Mayor M.J. Ravikumar performed the earth-breaking ceremony this morning. The existing old iron grills will be removed and new granite stone pathway will be constructed. The…

Yaduveer initiates adoption of Govt. School by St. Philomena’s College
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Yaduveer initiates adoption of Govt. School by St. Philomena’s College

Mysuru: Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar recently initiated the academic adoption of Government Higher Primary School by St. Philomena’s College and the launch of ‘smart attendance app’. Deepak Roy, Founder CEO of Genius Lead, UK-based company who was also an alumnus of St. Philomena’s College has created this handy app which enables fast access of attendance…

After plastic-free city: Green Mysuru Campaign
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After plastic-free city: Green Mysuru Campaign

Mysuru: After freeing the city from plastic, the District Administration has embarked on a mission to make roads in city and highways permanently green and Deputy Commissioner D. Randeep has sought the assistance of government and private organisations to accomplish this mission. Addressing a meeting at his office here yesterday, Randeep said that the city…

Four from Tamil Nadu rescued from swirling Cauvery waters
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Four from Tamil Nadu rescued from swirling Cauvery waters

Kollegal: Four members of a family from Tamil Nadu, who had come to visit Shivanasamudra near Sattegala in the taluk, had a miraculous escape when they were rescued by the villagers after they were found stranded in the middle of Cauvery river. The four persons from Madurai in Tamil Nadu, including a woman, are Palaniappan,…

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