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Victim’s last rites held; wife, mother seek justice
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Victim’s last rites held; wife, mother seek justice

June 12, 2024

Bengaluru/ Chitradurga: The body of Renuka Swamy, who was found allegedly murdered at Kamakshipalya in Bengaluru, was brought to his hometown and taken to his house at VRS Layout in Chitradurga last night. The last rites were held at the Veerashaiva Burial Ground on Jogimatti Road this morning. Wailing before reporters and media, his mother…

TRIBUTE: Pt. Rajeev Taranath & his musical journey
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TRIBUTE: Pt. Rajeev Taranath & his musical journey

June 12, 2024

A distinguished exponent of the Senia Maihar Gharana, Pt. Rajeev Taranath’s distinctive musicianship demonstrates striking imaginative power, technical excellence and emotional range. He was honoured by Government of India with Padma Shri in 2019 and the Sangeet Natak Akademi award (1999-2000). The Government of Karnataka honoured the sarod maestro with Chowdiah Memorial (1998), Sangeet Vidhwan…

Minister asks Zoo to prepare DPR for world-class aquarium
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Minister asks Zoo to prepare DPR for world-class aquarium

June 11, 2024

Zoo in the process of identifying transaction advisors to prepare DPR after studying technical & financial feasibility Bengaluru: It’s official now. The State Government has unveiled its plans to establish a world-class aquarium project at the Mysuru Zoo (Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens), which has been in limbo for over 12 years. The Government is committed…

MMC&RI doctors’ quarters pose safety risks amid neglect
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MMC&RI doctors’ quarters pose safety risks amid neglect

June 11, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: “Vaidyo Narayano Harihi” is a Sanskrit phrase meaning “The doctor is an embodiment of God.” While Gods reside safely in temples, the doctors and senior staff at the century-old Mysore Medical College and Research Institute (MMC&RI) are left in a precarious situation with inadequate shelter. MMC&RI has built residential complexes for doctors and senior…

With 71 portfolios allocated, Modi Cabinet 3.0 gets going
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With 71 portfolios allocated, Modi Cabinet 3.0 gets going

June 11, 2024

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has allocated portfolios for the Ministers in the newly formed Cabinet. Amit Shah has retained the Ministry of Home Affairs and Rajnath Singh has retained the Defence Ministry in Modi 3.0. Meanwhile, Nitin Gadkari has also retained the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. Ajay Tamta and Harsh Malhotra…

Rain stalls Solid Waste Clearance Drive
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Rain stalls Solid Waste Clearance Drive

June 10, 2024

MCC to take Police protection to dump waste at Old Kesare Solid Waste Treatment Plant Mysore/Mysuru: The disposal process of an estimated seven lakh tonnes of legacy waste (solid waste) at the Sewage Farm in Vidyaranyapuram, which has remained undisposed for the past 20 years, has been delayed due to continuous rainfall. The process was…

PM Modi takes oath for record third term
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PM Modi takes oath for record third term

June 10, 2024

New Delhi: Narendra Modi took the oath for a third consecutive term as Prime Minister, along with 72 Ministers, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan last night at 7.15 pm. With this milestone, 73-year-old Narendra Modi equalled the feat of Jawaharlal Nehru, who won three straight terms as India’s first Prime Minister. While PM Modi has secured…

Blackmail, suicide pact near MM Hills: One more dies in hospital; Accused arrested
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Blackmail, suicide pact near MM Hills: One more dies in hospital; Accused arrested

June 10, 2024

Three Cops including K.R. Nagar Inspector suspended for not registering complaint K.R. Nagar/Chamarajanagar: A youth, who allegedly blackmailed a family by threatening to leak private videos of a minor girl, leading to the family of four consuming poison at Talabetta near Male Mahadeshwara Hills in Chamarajanagar district on Saturday, has been arrested yesterday by K.R….

Three city residents lose Rs. 40.42 lakh to cyber fraud
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Three city residents lose Rs. 40.42 lakh to cyber fraud

June 9, 2024

Mysore/Mysuru: In three separate incidents of fraud, two city residents have been deceived into losing Rs. 40,42,779. The victims were duped through sophisticated schemes involving fake officials and fraudulent investment opportunities. Despite awareness by the Police, educated residents fall prey to these scams. In the first case, L.G. Sowmya, an engineer and a resident of…

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