Bomb Hoax: Midnight phone call sends Cops into tizzy

Bomb squad searches Myusru Railway Station Mysuru: A hoax call last midnight sent Cops into a tizzy with both the Government Railway Police (GRP) and Railway Protection Force (RPF) called in to search the premises of City Railway Station after a caller claimed that a bomb had been planted. The call was received at Railway...

Museum plans afoot at foot of Chamundi Hill

Ministers, MP, officials discuss implementation of Centre’s PRASAD scheme Mysuru: In the wake of Centre choosing the iconic Chamundeshwari Temple atop Chamundi Hill under its holistic Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual, Heritage Augmentation Drive (PRASAD) to develop without spoiling its surrounding ecosystem, a meeting was held at the Deputy Commissioner’s Office this morning to discuss the...

JD(S)-BJP decide to continue alliance in Mysuru ZP

Mysuru:  Even as the JD(S) has aligned with the Congress in forming the State Government, the JD(S) in a different stance in respect of Mysuru, on Thursday decided to continue with its alliance in Mysuru ZP, with the ZP Presidential polls scheduled to take place tomorrow (Feb.23). JD(S) leaders, who held two meetings yesterday one...





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In this week’s Pet Talk, Maneka says about laws against relocation of dogs and how to introduce pet dogs to stray dogs in the locality By Maneka Gandh...


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Veena Festival in memory of Veena Maestro Vidwan M.J. Sreenivasa Iyengar, veena concert by veteran veena artiste Vidushi Kalyani Ganesan, accompanied ...



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Theatre Songs

Vrutti Rangageeta Kala Vaibhava, a theatre songs programme by school children under the direction of Vidwan Y.M. Puttannaiah, organised by Maadhurya S...
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Sharanu Vishwa Vachana Foundation, having office at No. 431, 7th main road, 14th cross, Sharadanagar Railway Layout, Bogadi, Mysuru has proposed to in...
  • Jayalakshmi


    Jayalakshmi (71), wife of Lakshman and a resident of Maarigudi Street in the town, passed away yesterday at a private hospital in Mysuru following hea...

  • A. Alphonse

    A. Alphonse

    A. Alphonse (79), retired Head Master and a resident of Udayagiri, passed away yesterday following heart attack. He leaves behind his wife and two dau...

  • S.X. Selvaraj

    S.X. Selvaraj

    S.X. Selvaraj (82), a resident of Srirampura, passed away yesterday in city. He leaves behind his wife Christina Prema, two sons, two daughters and gr...

  • Rathna Bhattacharya

    Rathna Bhattacharya

    Rathna Bhattacharya (66), Head Mistress of Sri Neelakanteshwara School and a resident of B.M. Layout, passed away yesterday following heart attack. Sh...

  • Siddamma


    Siddamma (78), wife of late Subbegowda and a resident of Srirampura village, Chunchanakatte hobli, K.R. Nagar taluk, passed away yesterday. She leaves...

  • M. Keshava

    M. Keshava

    M. Keshava (44), a surveyor and a resident of Belavadi, passed away yesterday following heart attack. He leaves behind his father Mariyappa, mother Bh...

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