Tag: Mysuru zoo

Wildlife Week Photography contest and expo at Zoo
News

Wildlife Week Photography contest and expo at Zoo

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens (Mysuru Zoo) is organising Photography competition and exhibition as part of Wildlife Week celebrations from Oct. 2  to 8 under two categories — Wildlife Category and Zoo Category. Only two unmounted photographs measuring size of 12” x 18” will be accepted in each section.  Entry fee for each section will…

Cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy adopts leopard
Photo News

Cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy adopts leopard

Indian woman cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy adopted a leopard at Mysuru Zoo, here yesterday. Veda donated Rs. 35,000 to adopt Bhavana, a female leopard, for a period of one year. Veda, who is the brand ambassador of KPL franchise Belagavi Panthers, has been staying in Mysuru cheering the team in the ongoing tournament. She will be…

Mysuru Zoo gets reptiles from Tamil Nadu
News

Mysuru Zoo gets reptiles from Tamil Nadu

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly known as the Mysuru Zoo and one of the oldest zoos of the country received two reptile species for breeding from Tamil Nadu on Sept. 6. Four Rock Pythons (Two males and two females) and five Gharials (Two males and three females) were received from Madras Crocodile Bank Trust…

Renewal of Zoo Tiger adoption
News

Renewal of Zoo Tiger adoption

Mysuru: Sushil Kumar Jindal, Partner of Jindal Steels, has renewed the adoption of Mysuru Zoo Tiger under Animal Adoption Scheme for a period of one year from 7.9.2017 to 6.9.2018 by paying Rs.1,00,000.

Hubli Tigers adopt Tiger at Mysuru Zoo
News

Hubli Tigers adopt Tiger at Mysuru Zoo

Mysuru: As part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activity, Hubli Tigers, one of the Karbonn Smart KPL franchises, extended its support for the tiger cause by adopting a tiger for the period of one year. Hubli Tigers Owners Sushil Kumar Jindal and Abhishek Jindal, along with the team, visited the Mysuru Zoo and handed…

CM moots night safari at Zoo
News

CM moots night safari at Zoo

Mysuru: The 125th anniversary celebrations of Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens or Mysuru Zoo got off to a start yesterday with Chief Minister Siddharamaiah launching the year-long celebrations. Incidentally, this was his first visit to the Zoo after becoming the Chief Minister. Mysuru Zoo has been attracting visitors from across India and abroad, the CM said…

CM to open Zoo amphitheatre, launch programmes on Aug. 10
News

CM to open Zoo amphitheatre, launch programmes on Aug. 10

Mysuru: Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, popularly known as Mysuru Zoo, established in 1892 by the erstwhile ruler of Mysore Sri Chamarajendra Wadiyar Bahadur, will be celebrating its 125th anniversary this year. As part of the celebrations, Chief Minister Siddharamaiah will inaugurate various programmes on Aug. 10, between 3 pm and 3.30 pm at the Zoo…

Hippo, elephant give birth at Mysuru Zoo
News

Hippo, elephant give birth at Mysuru Zoo

Mysuru: It’s time to rejoice at Mysuru Zoo as an Asiatic Elephant and a Hippo have given birth. Though a Wolf, Bison, Sambar Deer and a few animals had given birth during February and March this year, an Asiatic Elephant has given birth after a gap of 13 years at the Zoo. On July 21,…

1 6 7 8 9 10
Trending Posts
ABOUT

Mysuru's favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 39 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it's readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.