House, Building Plans Mysore

House, Building Plans to be approved online

MCC, MUDA, District Departments to come under hassle-free online Land & Building Plan Approval System Mysore/Mysuru: Almost a year after taking a new step towards implementing an online system of land, building and layout plan approvals, land use change and other related permissions, the State Government is in the process of implementing the system and...

Efforts on to make Mysuru a Smart City

Mysore/Mysuru: If all goes well as per plans, Mysuru will soon be included in the list of Smart Cities floated by the Union Ministry of Urban Development. When the first round of twenty Smart Cities was announced in August 2015, Davanagere and Belagavi made it to the first list from Karnataka. Mysuru did not make...
North East Delhi violence

Delhi violence: Toll rises to 20

CM seeks Army deployment New Delhi: At least 20 people have been killed and more than 150 injured after three days of continuous violence in North East Delhi. The Delhi Police struggled to check the rioters who rampaged through parts of North East Delhi looting, burning buildings and vehicle, and thrashing people. The areas which...





Columns, Pet Talk

Pet Talk

In this week’s Pet Talk, Maneka explains why a cat makes ‘chirp’ sound when it sees a bird By Maneka Gandhi What is the ‘wet dog smell’? How can I&nbs...




Photo News



Peek at poverty

Judged by the parameter of the family’s monthly income to meet even the basic needs of life, popularly known as roti-kapada-makan, a typical vil...

Salvaging Society

Human beings all over the world are vying with the elements in creating conditions threatening the survival of plants, animals and life-supporting res...

Live and let live

Even as the human species has got embroiled in conflicts at the levels of family, society, community, region, country and world at large, for causes t...
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  • R. Vijayalakshmi

    R. Vijayalakshmi

    R. Vijayalakshmi (77), a retired Biology teacher at Mathrumandali High School in V.V. Mohalla and a resident of Brindavan Extension, passed away on Fe...

  • V. Rama

    V. Rama

    V. Rama (65), a resident of Mathuranagar (Metagalli Extension) 2nd Cross, passed away on Feb. 22 at her residence here. She leaves behind her husband,...

  • Dr. A. Rama Iyengar

    Dr. A. Rama Iyengar

    Dr. A. Rama Iyengar (79), a Dental Surgeon and a long time resident of Mysuru, passed away on Feb. 24 in Bengaluru. He leaves behind his wife S. Vasud...

  • Mohammed Adam

    Mohammed Adam

    Mohammed Adam (86), brother of late Hakim Mohammed Ariff and a resident of Meena Bazaar on Sawday Road, passed away yesterday at a private hospital in...

  • S.M. Sadashiva

    S.M. Sadashiva

    S.M. Sadashiva (75), son of Mysore Palace Aasthan Vidwan late S.N. Mariyappa (Sasalu Mariyappa) and a resident of Agrahara, passed away today at a pri...

  • Kalegowda


    Kalegowda (80), a resident of Maakanahundi in the taluk, passed away on Friday night at his residence. He leaves behind his wife, two sons and two dau...


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