Dussehra special trains towards Mysore

In view of heavy rush during Dussehra holidays and to avoid rush in regular trains, special trains would run through East Coast Railway (ECoR) jurisdiction to provide comfortable journey to the commuters for world famous Dussehra festival at Mysore.

VTU results declared

The Visvesvaraya Technological University declared results for BE first and second semester examinations of Belgaum, Gulbarga and Mysore regions.

Nine killed in mishap in Karnataka

Nine persons were killed and an equal number injured, five of them seriously, in a head-on collision between a lorry and van at Kamplapura in Mysore district on Wednesday.

Karnataka`s ex-BJP minister attempts suicide

Karnataka’s former BJP minister SA Ramdas attempted to commit suicide by hanging in a guesthouse in Mysore.

Lakhs pay homage to last scion of Mysore royal family

Tens of thousands of people on Wednesday bade an emotional farewell to the last scion of the erstwhile Mysore royal family Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wodeyar.

Mysore`s last Wodeyar prince to be cremated today

The cremation of Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wodeyar, the 60-year-old last prince of Mysore`s Wodeyar dynasty who died on Tuesday following a cardiac arrest at a private hospital, will be held on Wednesday.

Dasara festivities end in Mysore

Curtains fell on the traditional 10-day Dasara festivities here on Monday, with an impressive `jamboo savari` (procession of caparisoned elephants) watched by tens of thousands of people, marking the grand finale.

Relish `Street Chat` this Dasara in Mysore

This Dasara, Mysore city will showcase its street food culture as a Dasara speciality. “It was an effort to mitigate all apprehensions and fears about street food culture.

Green award for Infosys eco-buildings

The LEED rating system is a global benchmark for design, construction and operation of high-performance green buildings.

Government sanctions two new NDRF battalions

Two new battalions of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), to be based in Haridwar and Mysore, have been sanctioned by the central government.

Karnataka Assembly polls 2013: AIADMK makes its debut in the state

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa`s party, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), will for first time field candidates in old Mysore region in upcoming Karnataka Assembly polls.

NMA gives nod to shift Tipu Sultan armoury

National Monument Authority today gave its nod to shift the 18th century armoury of Tipu Sultan, which had posed a hurdle for doubling work of the Mysore-Bangalore line near Srirangapatna.

Aged couple murdered near Mysore

Unidentified culprits have murdered an aged couple at their farm house about 45 km from Mysore, police said on Saturday.

‘Namma’ Shahid Kapoor is learning Kannada

Bollywood superstar Shahid Kapoor has picked up a few words and phrases in Kannada during his shooting schedule in Karnataka.

Kidnapped boy found dead in Mysore

Tragedy befell a family of a jeweller when the news of murder of one of their sons, who had been kidnapped for ransom, struck them on Wednesday.

Cauvery row: Karnataka urges PM to reject CMC order

The Cauvery Monitoring Committee has directed Karnataka to release 12 tmcft of water to Tamil Nadu.

Probe ordered into complaint against Cong MLA

The Lokayukta court has ordered probe into a complaint filed against Baburao Chinchansur, the Congress MLA representing Gurmitkal constituency.

Lokayukta court issues summons to BJP MLA

The Lokayukta Court ordered issue of summons to HS Shankarlingegowda, the BJP MLA representing Chamaraja Constituency in Mysore.

CID probe into encroachment around Chamundi Hill

The Karnataka Government Wednesday ordered CID probe into alleged illegal encroachment of about 2,000 acres around the Chamundi hills in Mysore.

600 mn to have Aadhaar cards by 2014: PM

With UPA facing allegations of corruption, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said his government wants to use new technology to curb dishonesty and bring transparency in governance.