Disneyland at Brindavan Gardens: Detailed Project Report to be submitted tomorrow

Mysuru/Bengaluru: The State Government’s grandiose plans of building a Disneyland-like Amusement Park at the iconic Krishna Raja Sagar Dam in Mandya District is inching towards reality with the architects submitting the Detailed Project Report to project implementers tomorrow. While a high-level meeting took place in Bengaluru last evening to decide on the main project attractions...

Why heritage value of Brindavan Gardens not considered?

Mysuru: Alyia Phelps Gardiner Krumbiegel, great granddaughter of German Horticultural legend Gustav Hermann Krumbiegel who had designed the Brindavan Gardens at the KRS Dam, has again taken objection to the State Government’s plan to develop the Brindavan Gardens on the lines of Disneyland in the US. Alyia Krumbiegel, who had in July this year written...

‘Tipu has given more trouble to royal family’: Pramoda Devi Wadiyar

Belagavi: The Wadiyars of Mysuru have always kept away from publicly expressing their reservations over the celebration of Tipu Jayanti. However, even as Tipu Sultan is being criticised for his alleged atrocities against several communities, including Wadiyars in Karnataka, Pramoda Devi Wadiyar, wife of last Scion of Mysuru Wadiyar family late Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar, has...





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In this week’s Pet Talk, Maneka tells how chickens are raised, what are the benefits of keeping them, their life span and more. By Maneka Gandhi I liv...




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Global agencies such as the World Health Organisation (WHO) publish findings of their surveys on many occasions with data and information relating to ...
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Book release

Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA) and Samvahana Publishers have jointly organised a programme at Dr. S.R. Ranganathan ...
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Matrimonial Meet

A free Matrimonial Meet has been arranged for the prospective bride and groom belonging to Trimatastha Brahmin community at Sri Krishna Temple in Goku...
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    N. Choodamani

    Choodamai (82), Vice-President of Seethasadana Mahila Vidyasamsthe on Ramavilas Road and former Head Mistress of Banumaiah Girls High School, passed a...

  • S. Puttaswamy

    S. Puttaswamy

    Puttaswamy (79), retired Excise Department Deputy Commissioner and a resident of Siddarthanagar, passed away yesterday in city. He leaves behind his w...

  • Padma V. Hebbar

    Padma V. Hebbar

    Padma V. Hebbar (68), wife of late Dr. G.V. Hebbar (Homoeopathy) and a resident of Udayagiri, passed away yesterday in Bengaluru. She leaves behind he...

  • Leelavathi


    Leelavathi (63), wife of late Chikkathammaiah and a resident of Kantharaj Urs Road, Kuvempunagar, passed away this morning at a private hospital in ci...

  • Sarojini


    Sarojini (83), a retired Forest Department employee and a resident of Ramakrishnanagar, passed away this morning in city following brief Illness. She ...

  • L. Rajendran

    L. Rajendran

    Rajendran, a retired employee of South Western Railways (SWR) and a resident of Vijayanagar 1st Stage, passed away yesterday at the Railway Hospital h...

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