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Horses Attack ! Woman Killed
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Horses Attack ! Woman Killed

She was selling greens door-to-door in Gayathripuram Mysuru:  In a first-of-its-kind incident,  a 55-year-old woman was killed when stray horses attacked her at Gayathripuram 1st Stage here this morning. The deceased is Parvathamma, wife of late Koosaiah and a resident of Muneshwaranagar in Udayagiri. She leaves behind two sons and three daughters. According to the…

Hanur Temple Tragedy: Death toll rises to 15
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Hanur Temple Tragedy: Death toll rises to 15

Chamarajanagar District Minister visits hospitals    Mysuru: The death toll following poisoning of prasadam at  Hanur temple in Chamarajanagar district rose to 15 with the demise of another victim Dundamma (50) at Cauvery Hospital here this morning.   Doctors attending to the poison victims at various hospitals in the city said that most of the…

Devotees throng temples on Vaikunta Ekadashi
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Devotees throng temples on Vaikunta Ekadashi

Mysuru: The city wore a festive look as thousands of devotees thronged temples across the city to pay obeisance to the Deity on the auspicious Vaikunta Ekadashi Day right from the wee hours of this morning. At Sri Lakshmivenkataramanaswamy Temple on KRS  Road, V.V. Mohalla (Vontikoppal), the rituals began as early as 4 am, with…

Kannur Airport to boost tourist arrivals to Mysuru, Kodagu
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Kannur Airport to boost tourist arrivals to Mysuru, Kodagu

A delegation from Mysuru Travels Association invited to visit Kannur Airport Mysuru:  Tourism industry in Mysuru and Kodagu is hoping for a surge in tourist footfall, thanks to Kannur International Airport, a Greenfield Airport in Kerala, which was inaugurated on Dec. 9. Stakeholders in Mysuru argue that the airport has opened a new gateway for…

Indira Canteens go ‘hungry’
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Indira Canteens go ‘hungry’

Coalition Government fails to clear bills of food contractor since seven months Mysuru:  While people calm their hunger pangs at Indira Canteens, the canteens per se are ‘starving,’ thanks to the State Government that has not released funds since seven months. Indira Canteen, one of the ambitious ‘food for all’ projects of the State Government…

CESC Vigilance Squad books  263 cases, collects Rs. 1.26 cr. fine
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CESC Vigilance Squad books  263 cases, collects Rs. 1.26 cr. fine

Drawing power connection for irrigation pumpsets from Niranthara Jyothi line attracts 5-year imprisonment Mysuru:  The CESC Vigilance Squad, which recently raided various houses, industrial units and agriculture pumpsets, has booked 263 power theft, pilferage and misuse cases in the last two months. It has collected a fine amount of Rs.1,26,42,833 after conducting raids at Mysuru,…

Median Strip Gardens to enhance city’s beauty
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Median Strip Gardens to enhance city’s beauty

Mysuru: Roads are sporting colours and so are the medians. The Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is gearing up for Swachh Survekshan survey from Jan. 4, 2019 to Jan. 31, 2019. As a first step in this regard, it has started to beautify the city by placing pots on concrete medians (median strip garden) where ornamental…

MEMU train services extended to Mysuru
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MEMU train services extended to Mysuru

MP Pratap Simha had submitted a proposal in this regard to Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Mysuru:  The South Western Railway (SWR) has temporarily extended the service of Bengaluru-Ramanagaram Mainline Electric Multiple Unit (MEMU) train up to Mysuru junction. The MEMU service is extended till February 3, 2019, four days a week, as Bengaluru-Karwar Express…

Chamarajanagar advocates not to argue for accused
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Chamarajanagar advocates not to argue for accused

Chamarajanagar: With the poisoned prasadam of Maramma Temple at Sulwadi village in Hanur taluk of Chamarajanagar district snuffing out the lives of at least 14 devotees, the Chamarajanagar District Bar Association has decided not to argue in the Court on behalf of the accused persons who have been booked for the tragedy. Chamarajanagar advocates, after…

HANUR TEMPLE TRAGEDY: BJP youth leader Vijayendra visits victims
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HANUR TEMPLE TRAGEDY: BJP youth leader Vijayendra visits victims

Mysuru:  State BJP Yuva Morcha General Secretary B.Y. Vijayendra, who is the son of State BJP Chief and former CM B.S. Yeddyurappa, visited victims of Temple tragedy, who are undergoing treatment at K.R. Hospital here on Monday. Later speaking to press persons, Vijayendra lashed out at Health Minister Shivananda Patil for his comments that he…

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