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The Constant Gardener
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The Constant Gardener

September 26, 2019

Today’s fervent green thumb is not your mom, wife or sister but men in their 20s and 30s and even elders who are growing their own flowers, ornamental plants and veggies. The ancient art of gardening is now being embraced by a new demographic. For decades, the typical gardener has been woman, while guys who…

Sweeping Gold
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Sweeping Gold

September 21, 2019

By M.T. Yogesh Kumar [Pics. by M.N. Lakshminarayana Yadav] The gold-diggers of Unnao found nothing. In Mysuru, however, several men and women — almost 50 of them — find gold on jewellery streets, sewage drains, dirty alleys and every nook and corner of a dusty street.  Every morning, a group of men and women make…

An Architect’s View: Aesthetic wooden staircases
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An Architect’s View: Aesthetic wooden staircases

September 7, 2019

By Prof. D.S. Ramakrishna Rao, Design Chair, Mysore School of Architecture There are many reasons why wooden staircases are still being used today after being in history for such a long time. Apart from being aesthetically pleasing for interiors by providing a warm, earthy ambience by displaying its beautiful wooden grain, it has certain structural…

Stairs of Yore
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Stairs of Yore

September 7, 2019

By M.B. Pavan Murthy A perfect stair case can transform a space, add value and be a real wow-factor for a building. A set of bespoke wooden stairs is a fantastic option, adding a touch of freshness, functionality and natural beauty. The freshness of a wooden finish is a trend that will never fall out…

Double-decker buses in Mysuru, Hampi on cards
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Double-decker buses in Mysuru, Hampi on cards

August 31, 2019

Bengaluru: In a bid to develop and promote tourism in State, Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) has decided to operate double-decker bus services in Mysuru and Hampi. The service would commence from December this year and a total of six double-decker buses would be put into service in the first phase. Out of the…

Making Mysuru next Innovation Hub
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Making Mysuru next Innovation Hub

August 28, 2019

Run-up event in city for Bengaluru Tech Summit-2019 Rs. 6,000 crore IT exports coming from Mysuru, says Additional Chief Secretary Dr. E.V. Ramana Reddy Mysuru: “Mysuru has the potential to become a premier start-up hub in the country as it is well placed in terms of quality and cost of living and is the next…

Caught on camera Litterbugs fined
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Caught on camera Litterbugs fined

August 25, 2019

Mysuru: Cracking down on litterbugs, the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is using footages from CCTV cameras installed at various vantage points in city to identify garbage throwers and  penalise them.  Fines between Rs.100 and Rs.1,000 are being levied as per the Municipal Corporation bylaws. Already may rule violators have been fined and MCC officers say…

Elderly lady who was gagged by robber dies
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Elderly lady who was gagged by robber dies

August 24, 2019

Criminal stuffed clothes into her mouth to prevent screams; had snatched seven gold bangles Mysuru: The elderly woman, who was gagged by a robber inside her bathroom in an upscale area in city, died last night as she had sustained severe internal injuries and had suffered shock trying to wriggle out of the criminal’s hands. …

When you fall in Love with a city
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When you fall in Love with a city

August 22, 2019

Experience Heritage Marvel at Mysuru Railway Station Mysuru: Everything about Mysuru excites you at first as you explore it and learn the hotspots, the road to avoid, the best places and localities to eat and socialise. As you stay in this city, you will memorise the streets, the store fronts, favourite handicraft, coffee shops and…

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