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Kodava Convention in Dallas on Sept. 2 and 3
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Kodava Convention in Dallas on Sept. 2 and 3

Dallas (USA): Traditions capture the essence of a culture, creating a bridge between generations for elders to pass on these traditions to the youth. Keeping this in mind, Kodavas of United States of America (USA) hold an annual convention to honour such traditions, attracting Kodavas from across the globe. These conventions are typically hosted in…

Man held for raping and marrying minor girl
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Man held for raping and marrying minor girl

5 accomplices including woman also arrested Mysuru: Saraswathipuram Police have arrested a man for allegedly kidnapping, raping and marrying a minor girl besides arresting his five accomplices including a woman under Protection of Children Against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and the accused have been remanded to Judicial custody. While the man has been identified as…

Speeding Kerala State bus runs over rider in Nanjangud
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Speeding Kerala State bus runs over rider in Nanjangud

Nanjangud: A man who was travelling on his bike along with his wife to give his daughters ‘bagina’ for the Gowri Ganesha festival, came under the wheels of a speeding bus near Kalale Gate yesterday. He has been identified as 58-year-old farmer Prabhuswamy. His wife Indramma, who fell off the bike, sustained grievous injuries. According…

Youth arrested for stealing electronic gadgets from cars
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Youth arrested for stealing electronic gadgets from cars

Four laptops, one mobile phone and one two-wheeler seized Mysuru: Nazarbad Police on Aug. 19, have arrested a youth on charges of stealing electronic gadgets such as laptops and mobile phones from parked cars after breaking the glass and have recovered four laptops and a mobile phone besides seizing the bike. The arrested youth has…

Girl, senior citizen go missing from city
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Girl, senior citizen go missing from city

Mysuru: In separate incidents, a 21-year-old girl and an 85-year-old man has been reported missing from Mandi and Nazarbad. A 21-year-old girl, who left her house saying that she was going to the college has gone missing and a complaint has been lodged at Mandi Police Station. She has been identified as B.R. Amruta, who…

Man commits suicide
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Man commits suicide

Mysuru: A man, depressed over his liquor addiction, committed suicide by consuming poison laced liquor at a lodge in city yesterday. The deceased has been identified as Mahadevaswamy (48), a resident of Ramanuja Road in city. Mahadevaswamy, yesterday morning, took a room on rent at a lodge near Jaganmohan Palace, where he had allegedly consumed…

LPG cylinders stolen
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LPG cylinders stolen

Mysuru: Two LPG cylinders, which were kept in front of a house at  J.P. Nagar here, were stolen by miscreants and a complaint has been lodged at Vidyaranyapuram Police Station. Nagaraju, a resident of J.P. Nagar had kept two LPG  cylinders under the stairs and had secured it with iron grills besides locking it. He…

Entries invited for Bravery Awards
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Entries invited for Bravery Awards

Mysuru: The Government of Karnataka has invited applications from children in the age group of 6-18 years, who have saved others lives by risking their own, for Hoysala and Keladi Chennamma Bravery Awards. The award carries a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 and a citation. The incident must have occurred between August 2016 and July…

Car accident: Mysurean killed in Tamil Nadu
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Car accident: Mysurean killed in Tamil Nadu

Mysuru: A Mysurean, who was on his way to a temple in Tamil Nadu, was killed on the spot when the car he was travelling was hit by a Tavera vehicle on Tiruvannamalai Road, Krishnagiri District in Tamil Nadu yesterday morning. The deceased has been has been identified as Prashanth (32), a resident of Nanjumalige…

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