Mysuru

Body of Karnataka CM's son, who died in Belgium, to reach Bengaluru today; last rites in Mysuru

Karnataka Chief Minister eldest son, Rakesh Siddaramaiah, died of multi-organ failure.

Aug 01, 2016, 06:23 AM IST

Dalit groups plan 'beef eating fest' in Mysuru against attacks by cow vigilantes on community members

Dalit groups in Karnataka are planning to launch a protest against attacks on their community members and organise a 'beef eating festival'.

Jul 31, 2016, 16:34 PM IST

'Clean cities' Alappuzha, Panaji, Mysuru show the way in urban solid waste management

Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday conferred the Clean City awards on Alappuzha, Panaji and Mysuru at a function here.

Jul 12, 2016, 12:38 PM IST

Respite from heavy rains in Karnataka

Maximum temperature in and around Bengaluru was 25.6 degree Celsius, two degrees less than normal and minimum at 20.3 degree Celsius.

Jul 01, 2016, 09:03 AM 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

Fan parks across eight cities to showcase IPL play-offs

The fan parks have registered a record turnout during the league phase every weekend with Patna shattering all records with more than 50,000 fans watching the games last week.

May 24, 2016, 18:24 PM IST

BJP worker hacked to death in Mysuru, party calls for bandh

A BJP worker was hacked to death by unidentified assailants here, leading to a bandh marked by stray violence in the city today.

Mar 14, 2016, 17:30 PM IST

Swachh Survekshan survey: Varanasi among 10 least clean cities

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency, Varanasi, is among the 10 least clean cities in India, as per the first survey after the launch of 'Swachh Bharat' mission in 2014.

Feb 15, 2016, 23:59 PM IST

Swachh Survekshan results: Mysuru cleanest city; Dhanbad, Varanasi among 10 least clean cities

As per the Swachh Survekshan results announced by the government on Monday, ​Dhanbad in Bihar was said to be the dirtiest city while Mysuru won the crown for the cleanest city.

Feb 15, 2016, 16:46 PM IST

Modi govt used Indian Science Congress to promote "RSS-backed agenda": JD(U) chief

The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Saturday came down heavily on the government over presentation of some papers at Indian Science Congress in Mysuru, saying it smacked of "RSS-backed agenda", which is very "disgusting, ridiculous and dangerous".

Jan 09, 2016, 13:32 PM IST

Get rid of fashion while going to college: Karnataka Guv to girls

In remarks that could stoke a controversy, Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has advised girl students to get rid of fashion while going to colleges, saying they are not taking part in any beauty competition and there is no need of doing eyebrows or wearing lipsticks. "You come to college for studying, not to take part in any beauty competition.

Jan 08, 2016, 23:32 PM IST

Was Lord Shiva the greatest environmentalist of the world?

Lord Shiva, who is regarded as the 'destroyer of the cosmos', was also possibly the greatest environmentalist of the world, says a young botanist.

Jan 07, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

Modi gives new 'five Es' mantra at science congress

The 103rd Indian Science Congress (ISC) began here on Sunday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi giving a new mantra comprising five Es for scientists' enquiry and engineering.

Jan 03, 2016, 15:23 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates 103rd Indian Science Congress in Mysuru

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said good governance is not limited to policy and decision-making, it is also about integrating science and technology in choices we make and strategies we pursue.

Jan 03, 2016, 12:27 PM IST

Security scare as man runs parallel to Modi's convoy

Creating a security scare, a man carrying a bag ran parallel to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's convoy here today before being taken into custody.

Jan 02, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi reaches Mysuru on a 2-day visit of Karnataka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday afternoon reached Mysuru on a two visit of Karnataka. PM Modi visited Avadhoota Datta Peetham, an ashram in the city soon after arriving here.

Jan 02, 2016, 17:53 PM IST

Ranji Trophy: Haryana bag three points against Karnataka

Virender Sehwag's Haryana fell two wickets short of claiming their first outright victory against defending champions Karnataka but bagged their first three points.

Oct 25, 2015, 20:11 PM IST

Karnataka bandh demanding Kalasa-Banduri canal project begins

Normal life was affected in the IT city and other parts of Karnataka on Saturday following a 12-hour statewide bandh called by several pro-Kannada outfits demanding implementation of Kalasa-Banduri canal project, over which state government has locked horns with neighbouring Goa.

Sep 26, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

President Pranab to inaugurate Mysore varsity centenary today

President Pranab Mukherjee is visiting Karnataka on a two-day visit from Monday to participate in academic, trade and healthcare events at Mysuru, Bengaluru and Kalaburgi.

Jul 27, 2015, 09:26 AM IST

Erstwhile Mysuru kingdom gets new king

Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja, the 23-year-old adopted heir to the Wodiyar dynasty, was on Thursday crowned the 27th king of the erstwhile kingdom of Mysuru.

May 28, 2015, 20:53 PM IST