Dasara

Mysuru prince worships weapons, treasure on Navami day

Various types of weapons, including weapons and firearms, were brought out of the royal treasure-trove, placed in a golden palanquin and carried around the palace for viewing by the royal family members and the public.

Oct 07, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

Mysuru Dasara: Police denies harassment reports; say 'women just went home, put up tweet'

Law enforcement agencies have denied all reports of “harassment” and “sexual abuse” at the ongoing Dasara festival in Mysuru, Karnataka.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

Stalked, sexually harassed, molested: Nightmare for women at Mysuru Dasara festival

The Mysuru incident comes as a grim reminder of the New Year revelry in Bengaluru last year that turned into a nightmare for several women who were allegedly molested despite huge police presence at a large gathering in the city's downtown region, drawing widespread outrage. 

Oct 17, 2018, 06:59 AM IST

Akhilesh Yadav should welcome PM Narendra Modi with open arms: BJP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit Lucknow and attend Dussehra festivities at the historic Aishbagh Ramlila ground on October 11. 

Oct 11, 2016, 08:53 AM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee, PM Narendra Modi greet nation as Dussehra celebrations begin

As the festival of Vijaya Dashmi is being celebrated with religious enthusiasm across the country on Tuesday marking the victory of good over evil, President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have greeted the people on the eve of Dussehra.

Oct 11, 2016, 08:46 AM IST

'Lucknow welcomes Uri avengers` hoardings as PM Narendra Modi to arrive in city on Dussehra

It is for the first time any Prime Minister is celebrating the festival in Lucknow.

Oct 11, 2016, 08:34 AM IST

Dasara fest begins at Mysuru amid tight security

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah also participated in the inaugural function of the Dasara cultural celebrations and flagged off the festival`s sporting events at Chamundi hills.

Oct 01, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

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.

Oct 14, 2013, 19:31 PM IST

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.

Sep 02, 2013, 10:43 AM IST