Month: August, 2018

Excels in Karate
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Excels in Karate

Mysuru:  Rakshith Gowda, a 1st PU student of SVG Vishwaprajna Composite PU College, secured first place in Kumite (16-17 boys category)  at All India Hakuakai Open Karate Championship-2018 held recently. Gandharvika Shastry, a 5th standard student of Pramati Hillview Academy, secured 1st place in Girls Individual Kata in the Mabuni Cup-2018 Karate Competition organised by…

An excellent presentation
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An excellent presentation

Mysuru: Karavali Samskruthika Chavadi had organised Yakshagana ‘Chamundeshwaridevi Mahatme’ at its premises in Hootagalli recently enacted by artistes of Mahalingeshwara Yakshagana Mandali, Puttur. The Yakshagana excellently portrayed the vociferous entry of Mahishasura, divine presence of Chamundeshwari and the valour of Rakthabeejasura. Inaugurating the event, Minister G.T. Devegowda hailed the unity of Karavali people and lauded…

Girl goes missing from city
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Girl goes missing from city

Mysuru:  A 19-year-old girl, who left her Paying Guest (PG) accommodation on Gokulam Road here on Aug. 29 at about 10.30 am, saying that she was going to the college, has since gone missing. The missing girl is identified as Neha Gangamma, who was pursuing her first year BBA course at St. Joseph’s College at…

Man electrocuted
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Man electrocuted

Mysuru: A 50-year-old man was electrocuted, while moving an  iron ladder in Nazarbad Police limits yesterday. The deceased is Guruprasad, a resident of Agrahara in city. Guruprasad, who was helping painters paint the walls of a theatre tried to move an iron ladder, which came in contact with a live power line resulting in Guruprasad…

The Vijaya is Rangayana’s…
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The Vijaya is Rangayana’s…

Both the shows of Manmatha Vijaya, the running weekend play at Rangayana, was welcomed by the audience to houseful shows; not only were the usual seats occupied, the plastic chairs — like metal ones in real ‘companies’ — were put up for the sea of enthusiasts who kept coming. Manmatha Vijaya is a company nataka…

Youth sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for raping minor relative
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Youth sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for raping minor relative

Mysuru:- The POCSO Special Court in city has sentenced a youth to 10 years rigorous imprisonment besides slapping a fine of Rs. 55,000 for raping his minor relative repeatedly following which the girl had conceived and had delivered a baby. The youth, who was sentenced, is 28-year-old Mahadeva, a resident of Mayigowdanahalli in K.R. Nagar…

A communication with soul
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A communication with soul

An eminent vainika, an engaging speaker, a great teacher, a senior vaggeyakara and a self-taught musician R. Vishweshwaran gave a veena concert at Nadabrahma Sangeetha Sabha on the 10th of this month. His concerts are known for leisurely and elaborate versions. He not only possesses the sensitivity and creativity of a poet, but also the…

Healthcare ahead of Medicare
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Healthcare ahead of Medicare

In the days goneby, whenever persons of places marked by distance, both near and far, came face to face, it was customary to enquire about timely rains and status of crops (male-bele). The next in order used to be enquiry about status of health, particularly of the aged members of their respective families (sthi-gathi). Their…

Illegally stored wine seized from house
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Illegally stored wine seized from house

Mysuru:  Police personnel, attached to the Excise Department have seized 48 litres of wine, which was stored illegally at a house in Gokulam. Acting on a tip off, the Police raided the house and seized the wine stored in 65 bottles. The seized wine looks like homemade wine and the Police said that they would…

Miscreants steal jewellery from woman’s handbag
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Miscreants steal jewellery from woman’s handbag

Mysuru: Miscreants have lifted gold jewellery from the handbag of a woman, who was travelling in a city bus from Kuvempunagar Complex to the Clock Tower near Town Hall on Wednesday. The woman, who lost her jewellery is Roopa, a resident of Kuvempunagar. Roopa, who boarded the City Bus at Kuvempunagar Complex on Wednesday afternoon,…

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