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US man surrenders for killing Mysore student in California

December 02, 2019 11:39 am

"The suspect was identified and turned himself in to authorities on the morning of Saturday. The motive for the shooting is under investigation," San Bernardino police Sergeant Albert Tello said in a statement.

Now, Bangalore to Mysore in 55 minutes; flight service launched

June 07, 2019 3:34 pm

Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha, Mysuru district in-charge minister GT Devegowda and tourism minister Sa Ra Mahesh flagged off the first Air Alliance flight to Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) from Mysore Airport on Wednesday.

Veteran Kannada actor and political satirist Master Hirannaiah passes away at 85

May 02, 2019 4:02 pm

Better known as the pioneer in bridging social and political issues to professional theatre, Master Hirannaiah's plays and hard-hitting dialogues possess irreplaceable relevance. He shot to popularity when his play "Lanchavatara" began to feature satirical commentary on contemporary political scenarios since the late 1960s.

Sri Lanka blasts: Mysuru Muslim leader appeals to stand outside Church to offer solidarity with Christians

April 27, 2019 7:32 pm

President of JeIM, Mysore, Munawwar Pasha, said the appeal has been made to convey the message that the Muslims and other communities stand by the Christians at this hour of grief.

Old Mysuru Election Results 2018: JD(S) maintains stranglehold in Vokkaliga belt, BJP improves show

May 15, 2018 6:17 pm

Old Mysuru Election Results 2018: A Vokkaliga bastion (who constitute about 15 per cent of the population), the JD(S) was predicted to do well and is presently in the driver's seat with 28 seats.

Fifth Metro: Coronation in Mysore

June 01, 2015 12:00 am

Its new ‘monarch’ could step up to engage with the city’s challenges.

23-year-old US-educated Yaduveer crowned 'Maharaja of Mysuru'

May 28, 2015 9:57 pm

Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wodeyar was today crowned as the titular head of the erstwhile Mysuru royal family.

For first time in a decade, 60% students pass 2nd year pre-university exams

May 09, 2014 4:45 am

The 60.47 per cent success rate in the exams was an improvement on the 59.36 per cent success recorded in 2013.

CM promises cheaper sand

January 29, 2014 7:07 am

The green slag produced as a byproduct in the steel industry could be used as an alternative to river sand.


Remembering RK Narayan: The man behind Malgudi Days

May 13, 2019 11:23 am

Born in 1906, RK Narayan was an Indian writer known for his works set in the fictional South Indian town of Malgudi.


Last rites of Siachen bravehearts underway in native towns

February 16, 2016 5:45 am

Mysore(Karnataka)/ Vellore(Tamil Nadu), Feb 16 (ANI): The last rites of Sepoy Mahesha PN, who was buried under the February 3 Siachen avalanche, will be held today at his native town Mysore in Karnataka. A sharp-shooter, Mahesha of the 19th Battalion of Madras Regiment served for 11 years in the Indian army. Last rites of another braveheart from the same battalion, Havildar Elumalai M, a Non commissioned Officer (NCO) of the same battalion are to be held today at Vellore in Tamil Nadu. The bodies of nine fallen soldiers of Madras regiment, who were buried alive under the glacier, were earlier flown to the national capital on Monday.

Mysuru is India's cleanest city

February 15, 2016 1:38 pm

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu announced top ten cities in the order of merit as per the Swachh Sarvekshan commissioned across 75 cities. This is to promote a healthy spirit of competition among the cities. He announced Mysore, Karnataka, as the cleanest city in the country and the other nine cities were Chandigarh, Tiruchirapalli, New Delhi Municipal Council, Visakhapatnam, Surat, Rajkot, Gangtok, Pimpri Chindwad, and Greater Mumbai. Cities with over 10 lakh population were surveyed to check how clean or filthy they were. The Swachh Sarvekshan website has been launched.