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Mysuru responds to distress call
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Mysuru responds to distress call

August 11, 2019

NGOs, Associations donate relief materials to flood victims Mysore:  Mysureans and the District Administration have responded overwhelmingly to the distress call of flood victims. ‘Welcome Home Kits’ are being provided to the distressed lot when they return home from the relief camps. The authorities have introduced four different kits — one for the family, for…

Red Alert: Areas downstream in danger as KRS gates open
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Red Alert: Areas downstream in danger as KRS gates open

August 10, 2019

Mysore/ Kushalnagar: The Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam has reached the 112 feet mark this morning and the Dam authorities have released 50,000 cusecs. Villagers living in downstream areas have been warned not to venture into the river as water will be in full force and sudden. A red alert has been issued.  A team…

Street Stories: What’s in a Street? Name and Fame
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Street Stories: What’s in a Street? Name and Fame

July 27, 2019

Googling Mysuru Heritage Streets indicates long stretches of roads connecting main roads and thoroughfares with many small and lesser-known streets with its sections still referred to by old names. This dichotomy and historical ecosphere is sprinkled across the map of Mysuru and there is a mix of the archaic and avant-garde names, where British officials…

Horse dung smell nauseates visitors to Palace
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Horse dung smell nauseates visitors to Palace

July 26, 2019

Mysuru: The horses being tied in the premises outside the world famous Mysore Palace is irritating the tourists. The tourists have nothing against the splendid animals but what they are very unhappy about is the dung of horses land the stink it creates.  The horses are tied daily near the Kote Maramma Temple that lies…

Mysuru-Kushalnagar Railway Line gets Centre nod
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Mysuru-Kushalnagar Railway Line gets Centre nod

July 13, 2019

Project enters Railway ‘Pink Book’ despite stiff opposition from environmentalists  Railway line will start from Belagola and end at Benegal in Mysuru district Train will not enter Kodagu and no damage to forests, say officials New Delhi: Despite repeated  assurances, statements in Parliament and submissions before the Court of Law by the Centre that it…

Complaints against MUDA, MCC galore at GTD’s Janaspandana
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Complaints against MUDA, MCC galore at GTD’s Janaspandana

July 4, 2019

Mysuru: Holding ‘Janata Darshan’ is generally a Chief Minister’s prerogative and we have many CMs who are known to have solved people’s problems at such ‘Janata Darshans.’ Our present Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy too regularly conducts such meet-the-people programmes to have a direct connect with the masses.   Probably taking a cue from Kumaraswamy from his…

District Minister on City Tour
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District Minister on City Tour

July 2, 2019

Kurubarahalli Sy. No. 4 and Alanahalli Sy. No. 41 land row to be solved in a month: G.T. Devegowda All the MLAs from city, including the District in-charge Minister G.T.  Devegowda, have been giving the same assurance ever since Siddharamaiah’s Cabinet took a decision in 2017 to help owners of MUDA allotted sites in Sy….

Public outcry against Abba Road development near Govt. Guest House
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Public outcry against Abba Road development near Govt. Guest House

June 26, 2019

Mysuru: The road widening and development is very important in the city as the vehicle density is increasing. However, the public in the city are upset because crores of rupees are being spent for the development of one particular road. With the grant from the State Finance Commission (SFC) the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has…

Yoga Day Sidelights: Students not serious
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Yoga Day Sidelights: Students not serious

June 21, 2019

In spite of the best efforts of the organisers to hold the event in a serious way so that everyone who participates in the yoga day celebration can take something back and adopt its practice into their daily lives, there were a few students who just did not care or understand the seriousness of the…

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