Elephants are known to develop strong, intimate bonds between friends and family members. There have been reports of elephants forming life-long friendships with each other. Though male elephants have a reputation as loners, wildlife researchers have observed that male elephants have best friends with whom they associate for years. Even younger males seek out older…
Grand Gajapayana Signals Beginning Of Mysuru Dasara 2017August 13, 2017
There was festive atmosphere in the air as District in-charge Minister Dr. H.C. Mahadevappa flagged off Gajapayana, the majestic march of Dasara elephants to participate in the Dasara festivities beginning September 21, this morning at Nagapura Hadi (near Hunsur) in the premises of Girijana Vasathi Shale (Girijina Residential School) by offering flowers to the six…
Finally, it’s raining in KodaguJuly 21, 2017
The monsoon that was playing truant since June midweek has finally picked up since the last four days in Kodagu.
Thousands of devotees thronged the Chamundi Temple on the first Ashada Shukravara.July 2, 2017
The pujas to the presiding deity of the erstwhile royal family, Chamundeshwari, began at 3 am led by Chief Priest Shashishekar Dikshit, Devi Prasad and Jayram.
Thousands of Muslims attend Ramzan prayers in MysuruJune 27, 2017
Sir Khazi Hazrat Maulana Mohammad Usman Sharief called upon the people to maintain peace and communal harmony in a strife-torn world today. Leading the Ramzan Prayers at the sprawling Eidgah Maidan in Tilak Nagar, as thousands of Muslims gathered here this morning, the Sir Khazi said, “The 30-day fast that the Muslims keep is a…
54,101 people perform Yoga at International Yoga Day in MysuruJune 22, 2017
The magic numbers ‘54,101’ will fill with pride and swell the chest of each and every participant at the 3rd International Day of Yoga, in the magnificent surroundings of Mysore Race Course at the foot of Chamundi Hill. It will also answer the question — Will Mysuru race to break the Guinness World Record?
This Ramzan, Enjoy exotic Iftar dishes in MysuruJune 20, 2017
Ramzan, the month of fasting and prayers for Muslim brethren, is also the season for others to enjoy the tasty delicacies. The mouth watering variety include such special items like Haleem from Hyderabad, varieties of samosas (both vegetarian and non-vegetarian), Kashmiri Faluda and, Dry Fruit Sherbet.
Mysuru City hospitals grapple with viral fever casesJune 10, 2017
The reports of widespread vector-borne diseases is sending shivers in city. Private and Government hospitals are full with patients with viral fever. While people having severe fever are being admitted as ‘in patients’, those having mild fever, headache and feverish symptoms are being treated as ‘out patients’ as hospitals do not have adequate beds to…
Musical Fountain at Kuppanna Park or Nishad Bagh a big hit with visitors.June 3, 2017
The colourful musical fountain was inaugurated at Kuppanna Park (Nishad Bagh) in city on Saturday evening in the presence of a large number of visitors.
Mysuru-Bengaluru-Hubballi Vishwa Manava Express receives good responseMay 29, 2017
The train from Mysuru will depart at 6.15 am to reach Bengaluru at 9.10 am and depart at 9.15 am and reach Hubballi at 7.05 pm. Speaking to reporters after the flag off, Pratap Simha said that the new train is well before the scheduled timings of Chamundi Express and will reduce the number of…