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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Mandya murder: Two more arrested for killing newly-wed

Mandya police have arrested two more persons, including the father-in-law of an 18-year-old newly-wed woman burnt to death on April 24. The young Scheduled Tribe woman, Shilpa, from Mysore had married Abhijith, who belonged to a a Scheduled Caste, in January this year against the wishes of her husband’s parents. The arrest of Shilpa’s father-in-law […]

CM promises cheaper sand

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

Walmart-ising healthcare

A hospital chain applies economies of scale to bring down costs without compromising on quality.

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Remembering RK Narayan: The man behind Malgudi Days

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

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Last rites of Siachen bravehearts underway in native towns

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

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.