Mysuru to get New Airport

Mysuru/ Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has agreed to give about 300 acres of land for building a new airport in Mysuru, Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu tweeted last evening. “Met @CMofKarnataka and discussed issues related to aviation. He agreed to give about 300 acres of land for a new airport,” tweeted Prabhu...
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Over 25 lakh witness 10-day Dasara festivities: CM moots year-long events to promote Mysuru Tourism

Mysuru: Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy (HDK) said that the State Government is working on a plan to organise cultural events throughout the year in Mysuru to attract tourists. Addressing a press conference here yesterday, he said that lakhs of people thronged the city during Dasara and cultural events and the food mela attracted the people....
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Razzmatazz of Colour, pageantry mark 409th Dasara

Mysuru:  It was a rare feast as the magnificent cultural extravaganza unfolded at the Mysore Palace here yesterday signalling the culmination of the 10-day Dasara festivities, known for its grandeur and impressive ‘Jumboo Savari’ with elephant ‘Arjuna’ carrying 750-kg Golden Howdah (Ambari) marching majestically to Bannimantap, about 4.5 kms, where Torch Light Parade was held...








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School Admission

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has invited applications from students for admission to vacant seats in 9th standard at the school at DMG Halli in the dist...
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Under various Skill Development of the government, the city based Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology (CIPET) has invited applica...
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In memory of its founder Rathamma Raghavendra Rao, the Satyadhyna Bhajana Mandali will be conducting a week-long discourse from Oct. 21 to 27 at Sri R...
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Matrimonial Meet

City’s JSS Vivahavedike will be holding a matrimonial meet at Sri Shivaratri Rajendra Bhavan in JSS Hospital premises at 10 am on Oct. 21 (Sunday), Re...
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    H.Y. Shankar (63), proprietor of Shankar Photo Frame Works and a resident of Nadubeedu in Hunsur town, passed away on Thursday night following a brief...

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    Dr. Syed Khudrathulla Baqhavi (90), a resident of Udayagiri, passed away this morning at a private hospital in city. He leaves behind two sons, three ...

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    N.S. Vasu (88), Clearing and Forwarding Agent, Railway Goodshed and a resident of 7th Cross, V.V. Mohalla, passed away in the early hours of today at ...

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    B.V. Shivappa Bookanakere

    B.V. Shivappa Bookanakere (81), an advocate and a resident of Alanahalli Layout, passed away yesterday in city. A relative of former CM B.S. Yeddyurap...

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    Porkonda Santosh Biddappa

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