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Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel and an old memory…
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Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel and an old memory…

April 7, 2018

The impact and purpose of a poem or a writing on a subject like obituary or the closure of an institution that has served the people for many years, leaving a legacy of its own, can never be underestimated. Writing on such subjects is not easy and only a versatile writer can bring out the…

Au revoir, time to say goodbye to an era -2
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Au revoir, time to say goodbye to an era -2

April 6, 2018

By N.K.A. Ballal, Retd. Sr. Vice-President, ITDC [Continued from yesterday] The fame of Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel started spreading so much that it became a matter of prestige to get a posting at this hotel! Ultimately in the nineties, I was brought back to this hotel as  General Manager, a matter of great pride for…

Au revoir, time to say goodbye to an era -1
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Au revoir, time to say goodbye to an era -1

April 5, 2018

By N.K.A. Ballal, Retd. Sr. Vice-President, ITDC Forty-five-long years. After four-and-a-half decades of service, ITDC would be finally saying goodbye to this great heritage city of Mysuru. As I sat down in the restaurant, savouring my last meal in this great heritage hotel, old memories started passing around — some good, some bad.  I thought…

Vanishing Bathtubs
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Vanishing Bathtubs

March 15, 2018

By N.K.A. Ballal, Retd. Sr. Vice-President, ITDC The bathtub is in the news all over the electronic and print media for wrong reasons. But it is also true that death in a bathtub is not uncommon. If one recollects, actress Sridevi must have made millions posing in a bathtub for Lux advertisement and ironically met…

Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel will not shut its doors: GM
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Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel will not shut its doors: GM

September 24, 2017

Mysuru: The decision to handover heritage Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel run by the India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) to the State Government has been taken as per the disinvestment policy of Government of India. How much this decision would affect the people currently employed in the hotel is a question that one needs to ask….

Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel to be handed over to State Government
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Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel to be handed over to State Government

September 21, 2017

Mysuru: The majestic Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel run by the India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) will soon be handed over to the State Government. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who chaired the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs meeting yesterday at New Delhi, gave his approval for the transfer. ITDC informed that the company has inked pact…

The Royal Suites of Lalitha Mahal Palace
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The Royal Suites of Lalitha Mahal Palace

February 16, 2017

By B.C. Thimmaiah Every individual has at least once in lifetime thought about living like a royal. No matter where we live, what income we have and where we travel, we all have an inherent desire to experience the royal life in its full splendour — and one can in our Royal city at least…

Netas lusting after  Lalitha !
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Netas lusting after  Lalitha !

January 28, 2017

Two years ago out of the blue our then Tourism Minister R.V. Deshpande told the Karnataka Legislative Assembly that his Ministry would look into various violations committed by ITDC (India Tourism Development Corporation) and terminate the lease signed in 1973 with regard to Lalitha Mahal Palace Hotel. What were these violations? It seems one of…

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