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New Principal appointed
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New Principal appointed

December 11, 2017

Mysuru: The State Government has appointed Dr. Gajanana Hegde as the Principal of Government Ayurveda College in Mysuru. Dr. Hegde, who was serving as the Head, Post Graduate Department of Kayachikitsa at the Government Ayurveda College, has been promoted as the   Principal of the College, according to an order issued by B. Kamalamma, Under Secretary…

Mega Job Mela in Mysuru
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Mega Job Mela in Mysuru

December 4, 2017

Mysuru: The State Government has organised a mega Job Mela in city during the last week of January next where over 50,000 job aspirants from Mysuru and Chamarajanagar districts are expected to attend, according to State Skill Development Officer Ashraf. He was speaking at a meeting of officers of the two districts chaired by Deputy…

Death toll rises to 17 in State as doctors continue strike
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Death toll rises to 17 in State as doctors continue strike

November 16, 2017

Bengaluru: The standoff between the State Government and the striking private doctors regarding the proposed KPME Bill is causing untold misery to the public resulting in loss of many lives. Yesterday 13 people had lost their lives in the State and today, since morning, it has mounted to 17 with four more deaths reported.  …

Govt. to introduce ‘Shrama Samarthya’ scheme for construction workers
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Govt. to introduce ‘Shrama Samarthya’ scheme for construction workers

November 10, 2017

Mysuru: The State Government has decided to introduce ‘Shrama Samarthya’ scheme for the benefit of thousands of construction workers in the State. Briefing press persons after the State Cabinet meeting here on Thursday, Law Minister T.B. Jayachandra said that the Government has earmarked Rs. 99.98 crore to train 37,440 construction workers and also to provide…

Houses built on govt., private lands in hamlets to be regularised
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Houses built on govt., private lands in hamlets to be regularised

October 31, 2017

Bengaluru: The State Government has decided to regularise the houses built on Government and private lands in hamlets including Gollarahatti, Lambani Thanda, Kurubarahatti, Nayakarahatti and residential lines inside plantations. A Govt. order has been issued in this regard and rules have been framed in such a way that they provide vesting of land ownership to…

Pillion seat on new 100 cc two-wheelers to be banned
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Pillion seat on new 100 cc two-wheelers to be banned

October 23, 2017

Bengaluru: The State Government has decided to ban the pillion seat on 100 cc two-wheelers. The Government has urged the two-wheeler manufacturers not to include the pillion seat on two-wheelers of 100 cc and less. However, the new directive is applicable only to new two-wheelers and not to the old ones already on roads. Based…

State Government does major surgery to Home Department
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State Government does major surgery to Home Department

October 13, 2017

Bengaluru:  In a major surgery to the Home Department, the Government of Karnataka transferred 231 Police Inspectors throughout the State on Wednesday. In Mysuru city, Lashkar Police Station Inspector Kantharaju  has been transferred to Mysuru DCIB; Jayalakshmipuram Police Inspector C.M. Ravindra has been transferred to Srirangapatna; Channapatna KSPTS Police Inspector P.M. Siddaraju to Ashokapuram Police…

Karnataka bans sale of loose cigarettes
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Karnataka bans sale of loose cigarettes

September 28, 2017

Bengaluru: In a move aimed at discouraging consumption of tobacco, which is identified with long-term health risks, the State Government has banned the sale of loose cigarettes, beedis and chewing tobacco products. A notification issued by the Under Secretary to the Department of Health and Family Welfare states that sale of loose cigarettes, beedis and…

Government employees to get 4.25 percent DA hike
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Government employees to get 4.25 percent DA hike

September 28, 2017

Bengaluru: Even as the Union Government declared a seven percent hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) for its employees, the State Government on Tuesday announced 4.25 percent hike in DA for its employees. The hike will be in retrospective effect from July 1. About six lakh Government employees will benefit from the hike. The Government will…

Palace gold-leafing works to resume soon?
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Palace gold-leafing works to resume soon?

September 19, 2017

Mysuru/Bengaluru: This news could not have come at a better time for those who love to watch the magnificent Durbar Hall of the iconic Mysore Palace in its full splendour. With just hours to go for the spectacular nine-day Dasara festival, the Karnataka High Court has yesterday ordered issuance of notice to the State Government…

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