Month: March, 2017

Wasted workforce
Editorial

Wasted workforce

The grim side to the matter relating to school drop-out seems to have sidelined many important points both reflecting the inputs into the schooling pool by the players, including teachers, administrators, litterateurs as well as parents and resulting from their below par functioning, barring exceptions. Placing emphasis on the volatility of the rate of drop-outs…

Man sentenced to life imprisonment for killing wife
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Man sentenced to life imprisonment for killing wife

The Second Additional District and Sessions Court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment and has imposed a fine of Rs. 3,000 for killing his wife. The man, who has been sentenced, has been identified as Shivaraj, a resident of Hootagalli in city. Shivaraj had killed his wife Manjula by pouring kerosene and setting her…

Man dies under mysterious circumstances in Veeranagere
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Man dies under mysterious circumstances in Veeranagere

A man has been found dead under mysterious circumstances at Veeranagere here yesterday afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Neelakanta (42), son of late Veerappa and a resident of Veeranagere in city. It is reported that Neelakanta has six brothers and sisters, who are married and settled in various localities in city, while Neelakanta,…

City to host Softball Premier League from tomorrow
Sports

City to host Softball Premier League from tomorrow

Softball players in Mysuru will be organising the Mysuru Softball Premier League 2017 for men and women on Apr. 1 and 2 at the Maharaja College Grounds. Teams from Mysuru and Mandya are expected to participate in the championships. The tournament will be inaugurated by C. Ramesh, State Vice President, KSLECA, Bengaluru and a Sports…

Man dies of electrocution
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Man dies of electrocution

In a tragic incident, a 51-year-old man died of electrocution near Yele Thota in Chamundipuram yesterday. The deceased has been identified as Shivaswamy, son of Maraiah and a resident of Ashokapuram in city. It is reported that Shivaswamy, who was into real estate business died of electrocution on Thursday evening.  

Asian Hockey Awards: Sunil is Asian Player of the Year
Sports

Asian Hockey Awards: Sunil is Asian Player of the Year

Indian forward S.V Sunil and drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh were named as the Asian Player of the Year 2016 and Asian Promising Player of the Year respectively by the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) here on Thursday. Sunil played a vital role in India’s successful outing at the FIH Champions Trophy in London where the team earned…

Sri Ramanavami Music concerts at Bharathi Sthree Samaja
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Sri Ramanavami Music concerts at Bharathi Sthree Samaja

Bharathi Sthree Samaja Cultural and Educational Charitable Trust, Yadavagiri, has organised music concerts in connection with Sri Ramanavami Festival from Mar.29 to Apr. 6 in the Samaja premises daily at 6 pm. Raghuleela Sangeetha Mandira students presented devotional music on Mar.29  while Vidwan N.K. Mukundarao delivered a discourse on Sitakalyana on Mar. 30. Today (Mar.31),…

Indefinite strike by lorry owners enters Day-2
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Indefinite strike by lorry owners enters Day-2

The indefinite strike called by various Lorry Owners Associations and others entered Day-2 today with around 800 lorries keeping off roads thus affecting the transportation of goods. The lorry owners have been strongly opposing the move to scrap lorries older than 15 years, steep hike in insurance premium for lorries, hike in RTO fee among…

Extension of Mysuru – Hassan – Shravanabelagola Passenger to Yesvantpur
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Extension of Mysuru – Hassan – Shravanabelagola Passenger to Yesvantpur

Train No. 56216/56215 Mysuru – Hassan – Shravanabelagola – Mysuru Passenger has been extended up to Yesvantpur with effect from 29.3.2017 with revised timings as below:   Train No.56216/56215 Mysuru-Yesvantpur-Mysuru Passenger (via Hassan): Train No.56216 Mysuru – Yesvantpur Passsenger will depart from Mysuru at 08.30 hrs to arrive at Hassan at 11.15 hrs and leaves…

Ugadi contests on Apr.2
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Ugadi contests on Apr.2

As part of Ugadi celebration, city’s Sri Krishnadevaraya Tarunara Balaga having office in Vinayaka Temple premises, 18-19th main road, Vijayanagar second stage, will be conducting a variety of events for girls, boys and women, near Krishnadevaraya Circle (KD Circle) at 9 am on Apr. 2 (Sunday). Girls below 12 years can take part in musical…

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