Mysore

Tipu Sultan Jayanti today; Bengaluru gets tight security cover

Tipu Sultan Jayanti today; Bengaluru gets tight security cover

Tipu Jayanti is being observed since 2015 following a government decision, which had triggered a major row and caused violence in Kodagu district that year.

Nov 10, 2017, 08:11 AM IST
Tipu Sultan controversy: Karnataka CM says they didn't prepare President's speech

Tipu Sultan controversy: Karnataka CM says they didn't prepare President's speech

After BJP MLAs alleged that the ruling Congress forced President Ram Nath Kovind to praise Tipu Sultan, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said on Wednesday that his speech was not prepared by the state government.

Oct 25, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
Vijayadashami 2017: We tell you why visiting Mysore during Dussehra is a great idea

Vijayadashami 2017: We tell you why visiting Mysore during Dussehra is a great idea

Vijaya Dashami or Vijaya Dasami or Dusshera is one of the most significant festivals celebrated across India. But Mysore Dasara is an event one can certainly not afford to miss in a lifetime.

Sep 30, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba pays floral tributes to Memorial of Indian soldiers

Haifa was liberated by Indian Army's Mysore and Jodhpur Lancers on September 23, 1918 in a famous cavalry charge. 

Jun 13, 2017, 20:57 PM IST

Mysore village head forces manual scavengers to clean blocked manhole

Guru Shanthappa, a person living in Mysore`s Thavarekatte village, has lodged a complaint against village panchayat president Geetha for forcing two municipality workers, Ganesha and Cheluva, to clean a blocked manhole.Geetha,on recommendation of village development officer Anand, ordered both workers to clean the manhole.

Jun 08, 2017, 14:10 PM IST

Kannur airport to change face of north Kerala

The upcoming Kannur International Airport after its inauguration in September will change the face of north Kerala,

Apr 12, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Vijaya Dashami 2016: Grand victory parade marks Dasara finale in Mysuru

Vijaya Dashami 2016: Grand victory parade marks Dasara finale in Mysuru

Unfazed by sudden rain and cloudy weather, thousands of people from across the state and country assembled along the 5km route to Bannimantap grounds where a torchlight parade in the night culminated the fest on Vijayadashmi, signifying triumph of good over evil.

Oct 12, 2016, 08:06 AM IST
Vijaya Dashami 2016: Here’s why you must visit Mysore during Dussehra

Vijaya Dashami 2016: Here’s why you must visit Mysore during Dussehra

Mysore Dasara is must watch event not only because of its grandeur and royalty but also to appreciate the efforts of the people of the city for preserving tradition in its purest form.

Oct 11, 2016, 09:04 AM IST
Searching for weekend get aways in South? Give it a look

Searching for weekend get aways in South? Give it a look

Here's the suggested list:

Aug 27, 2016, 12:14 PM IST
Heavy rain forecast in coastal Karnataka, Western Ghats

Heavy rain forecast in coastal Karnataka, Western Ghats

Heavy rains will occur in coastal and central Karnataka, while the rains will be moderate to light in northern parts of the state with one or two spells in the old Mysuru region.

Jul 06, 2016, 15:02 PM IST

In pics: Mysore is traveller's paradise - Here's why

Mysore is traveller's paradise - Here's why

Jun 28, 2016, 10:03 AM IST

Madras HC asks police to allow Tipu Sultan's birth anniversary function

The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed Tamil Nadu police to accord permission with conditions to an outfit to hold a public meeting in January in connection with the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan in Vellore district.

Nov 25, 2015, 16:53 PM IST
Tipu Sultan controversy: VHP observes bandh in Karnataka today

Tipu Sultan controversy: VHP observes bandh in Karnataka today

A local VHP leader had died as violence erupted over the holding of the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan on Tuesday.

Nov 13, 2015, 08:48 AM IST
Violence erupts over 'Tipu Jayanti' in Karnataka, VHP leader dies during protest

Violence erupts over 'Tipu Jayanti' in Karnataka, VHP leader dies during protest

A local VHP leader died and several others, including policemen, were injured as violence erupted over the holding of the birth anniversary celebrations of 18th century Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan.

Nov 10, 2015, 14:02 PM IST
Ranji Trophy: Karnataka take first-innings lead against Odisha

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka take first-innings lead against Odisha

Karnataka secured first-innings lead against Odisha in their Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match.

Nov 08, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

TMC workers stop bus from Karnataka over Cauvery issue

Demanding release of Cauvery water, a group of Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) workers on Tuesday briefly blocked a Karnataka State Transport Corporation bus from Mysore at the bus stand here.

Sep 08, 2015, 16:28 PM IST
This city is cleanest in India; Delhi doesn't figure even among top 10

This city is cleanest in India; Delhi doesn't figure even among top 10

Mysore has topped the Swachh Bharat rankings among 476 cities in the country with three more places from Karnataka figuring in the top 10.

Aug 10, 2015, 09:18 AM IST

Mysore tops Swachh Bharat rankings, Delhi Cantt at 15th slot

 Mysore has topped the Swachh Bharat rankings among 476 cities in the country with three more places from Karnataka figuring in the top 10.

Aug 08, 2015, 15:31 PM IST

Airtel launches 4G services in Mysore

Telecom major Bharti Airtel Tuesday launched 4G services in Mysore that will allow its customers to access high speed access to the Internet.

Jun 23, 2015, 18:12 PM IST

UGC de-recognises Karnataka State Open University for flouting norms

University Grants Commission has de-recognised the Karnataka State Open University (KSOU), Mysore, for offering programmes through distance learning mode by "blatantly flouting the norms".

Jun 18, 2015, 23:11 PM IST