Month: August, 2018

Spiritual pursuits in secular land
Editorial

Spiritual pursuits in secular land

An elected representative of people in the present Legislative Assembly of Karnataka, with a name for his outspoken manner of expressing his views on some sensitive issues for public consumption, has just been quoted in the media saying that intellectuals who make public statements on the country’s current dispensation regarding the beliefs and customs of…

Let’s not mess-up with Brindavan Gardens
Voice of The Reader

Let’s not mess-up with Brindavan Gardens

Sir, Apropos the news item titled ‘Creator of Brindavan Gardens, a German Horticulturist G.H. Krumbiegel’s great granddaughter opposes Disneyland plan’ (Star of Mysore dated July 29). Hope our Chief Minister shelves the Disneyland project after going through one of the architects of the Gardens, G.H. Krumbiegal’s granddaughter’s open letter to him. SOM Editor-in-Chief K.B. Ganapathy’s…

Non-functional street lights
Voice of The Reader

Non-functional street lights

Sir, I would like to bring to the notice of the elected representatives that the stretch between Narayana Multi-specialty Hospital and Columbia Hospital is always deprived of street lights. The stretch mentioned is always dark and thereby many accidents occur. I request the CESC and elected representatives to look into this matter and do the…

Minister launches tree planting drive at University Layout
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Minister launches tree planting drive at University Layout

Higher Education Minister G.T. Devegowda launching the tree planting drive at Mysore University Layout in city on Sunday. More than 100 saplings such as Neem, Mahagony and other varieties were planted on roadsides and tree guards were installed to protect them by the residents of University Layout and Lingambudi Palya. Layout residents K.A. Nanaiah, Dr….

New Honda showroom inaugurated in city
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New Honda showroom inaugurated in city

Naksha Honda, the new showroom of Honda two-wheelers, was inaugurated by Yogesh Mathur, Divisional Head – South Region of Honda Motorcycles and Krishna Nair, Zonal Head (Sales) at Bamboo Bazar on New Sayyaji Rao Road yesterday. Partners of Naksha Honda T. Chetan Prasad and Abhijit Hegde are seen.

Tiger found dead in Kabini backwaters
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Tiger found dead in Kabini backwaters

The carcass of an adult tiger aged between seven and eight years was found in Kabini backwaters near Karapura this morning. Conservator of Forests (CF) Ravishankar, veterinarians and forest staff visited the spot this noon. The officials have suspected that the tiger may have died about 24 to 27 hours ago as the carcass was…

JL Puram Police hold residents meeting
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JL Puram Police hold residents meeting

Jayalakshmipuram Police, as part of its e-beat and people-friendly initiative, held a meeting at Gokulam Park last evening to hear the grievances of residents. The meeting, organised by Head Constable D. Vinod, was presided by ASI Venkatesh Shetty. The residents urged the Police to increase night beat in the area, direct MCC to maintain cleanliness…

Plea to clear garbage in Bogadi
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Plea to clear garbage in Bogadi

Garbage, which is dumped next to a fish stall in Bogadi, is not cleared since many days resulting in foul smell emanating from it and also attracting a lot of disease spreading flies. Authorities concerned are urged to take steps to get the garbage cleared at the earliest and also take steps to clear the…

Open access chamber posing danger at Jayanagar
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Open access chamber posing danger at Jayanagar

This open access chamber on 12th Cross, 5th Main in Jayanagar leading towards Ganabharathi and Ashokpuram Police Station is posing danger to motorists which may result  in fatal accidents if the authorities do not act fast. Residents have urged the authorities concerned to take steps at the earliest.

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