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Hasten work on Lansdowne building
Voice of The Reader

Hasten work on Lansdowne building

Sir, India boasts of over 5,000 years of civilisation and rich heritage. Karnataka (the erstwhile Mysore State) is one of the front-runners in being an essential part and contributor to this heritage. While Bangalore, the new Bengaluru, is not only the capital of the State but also the IT capital of India, Mysuru, the Garden…

Tribute to my Teacher  Prof. S. Dandapani
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Tribute to my Teacher Prof. S. Dandapani

Sir, It is with great sorrow and pain I learnt about the demise of my teacher Prof. S. Dandapani in  Bengaluru on Apr. 18.  In the passing away of Dandapani, RIEM  and  the Mysuru city has lost one of the most popular teachers of Psychology. Dr. Dandapani was born on 31st October 1931 in Tamil…

Revamping education system is the need of the hour
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Revamping education system is the need of the hour

Sir, This refers to T.J.S. George’s article titled “If gangsters have taken over the education ‘industry’ all talk of development in India is bunkum” (SOM dated Apr.4). Corruption and commercialisation of education is responsible for the lowest level of moral standards we are observing today in our country. This is evident from daily news of…

BIMS should not be given to private player
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BIMS should not be given to private player

Sir, This letter is in response to Prof. K.S. Rangappa’s remarks on granting autonomy to B.N. Bahadur Institute of Management Sciences (BIMS) in his interview (Former University Vice-Chancellor Speaks; SOM dated Apr.16). Though it is important to grant autonomy to BIMS to be independent and more practical oriented, University of Mysore (UoM) should not hand…

Curb stray dog menace in Hebbal
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Curb stray dog menace in Hebbal

Sir, This refers to the letter on stray dog menace that appeared in Star of Mysore dated Apr. 3. I fully endorse the views of the reader. Stray dog menace has increased in Hebbal II Stage,  particularly near  Sankranthi Circle, Sangam Circle and also near  K.D. Circle in Vijayanagar. One can see a group of …

Sandalwood mafia at it again
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Sandalwood mafia at it again

Sir, A couple of months ago, Lingambudhi Lake reserve forest was in the news when the guards shot dead a thief who was trying to cut down sandalwood trees. A gang from H. D. Kote was involved in it, according to Police. Today, the regular walkers noticed that yesterday’s windy evening had brought down many…

Apathy of MCC contractor’s workers
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Apathy of MCC contractor’s workers

Sir, A few weeks back the MCC contractor’s men came to the 4th Main of Gokulam 3rd Stage with men and a JCB and created a havoc by demolishing the concrete steps and slopes in front of the entrances and garages of some houses. This work continued for more than a week. When asked the…

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