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Gaj Yatra: Spreading awareness about elephant corridors
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Gaj Yatra: Spreading awareness about elephant corridors

By Somashekar In India there is a serious threat to elephant habitats due to human settlements. Persistent growth in the human population has infringed upon the thick wild habitats of elephants. Given that their migratory routes are cut off by human settlements, a campaign called ‘Gaj Yatra’ has begun to raise awareness about the contracting…

Birds and Butterflies of Mysuru: Fluttering Jewels, a vital link in the lifecycle of plants…
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Birds and Butterflies of Mysuru: Fluttering Jewels, a vital link in the lifecycle of plants…

Things are changing, some not for the better. Life-supportive native plants are being replaced by exotic varieties. Some harmful, some beneficial while some really degrade the ecosystem. Felling of trees is not the only habitat destruction; planting wrong species is the more harmful act of habitat degradation. Small native shrubs and grasses which are life-sustaining…

Car War…
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Car War…

Mysuru is slowly but steadily becoming an autocross hotspot. Being home to renowned rallyists including Lohitt Urs, Palguna Urs, Abdul Wahid and N. Prasad, the city has been making its own name in the Indian Racing Circuit. Recently, Automotive Sports Club of Mysuru had organised Mysore Gravel Fest – 2017 that attracted over 70 participants…

Coorg  Calling
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Coorg Calling

It’s raining in Kodagu and you won’t get a better place to spend your weekends and holidays amidst tranquil, pristine and serene atmosphere. The lush green surroundings and tourist spots have been beckoning tourists who are ready to spend a day or two amidst nature. Kodagu is also home for a number of waterfalls which…

Celebrate this festive season with pomp & gaiety
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Celebrate this festive season with pomp & gaiety

The Hindu month of Ashada is coming to an end, marking the beginning of festival season which starts from Bheemana Amavasya (July 23) ends with Balipadyami (Oct. 20). This is the time when people get a chance to get together and celebrate festivals with their loved ones. The festival season is also when people get…

GST: One Nation…One Tax…
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GST: One Nation…One Tax…

The midnight of June 30 – July 1, 2017 was historic for India that is Bharat as the political parties, except for one or two, came together to witnesses the launch of Goods and Services Tax (GST) at the magnificent Central Hall of the Parliament. This Weekend Star Supplement brings to you the basic information…

Pre-owned car showrooms mushrooming in city
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Pre-owned car showrooms mushrooming in city

The growth in the used car market is directly related to the increasing purchasing power of the middle class, the ability to afford and rising demand for the latest models. Also, it is about “new experience” offered by car makers. This weekend Star Supplement takes a look at the mushrooming growth of pre-owned cars in…

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