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Silt, plastic dug out from drain dumped on road

Silt, plastic dug out from drain dumped on road

Mysuru: For weeks together, residents of Vidyaranyapuram and Chamundipuram has been complaining of clogged in their localities, and the foul smell emanating from them. Repeated pleas by the residents prompted (MCC) to take note of this serious issue, and the drains were promptly cleared a few days ago. However, the […]

Separate water board for Mysuru on the anvil

Separate water board for Mysuru on the anvil

MYSURU: Against a backdrop of growing exponentially in the past few years, providing residents basic utilities and services has become a daunting task for the (MCC), which is responsible for all civic amenities, besides being entrusted with the management of water resources. However, the state government is now mulling over […]

BJP greedy for power, but its attempts to form govt won?t succeed: Siddaramaiah

BJP greedy for power, but its attempts to form govt won?t succeed: Siddaramaiah

MYSURU: Accusing the of offering MLAs from the and JD(S) ? the two parties ruling the state in coalition ? sums to the tune of Rs 25 crore to Rs 30 crore, former chief minister on Sunday said, ?BJP won 104 seats in the election and it is trying to […]

Residents oppose widening of Irwin Road

Residents oppose widening of Irwin Road

MYSURU: It appears as though of the stately in the centre of the city is unlikely to pass off as smoothly as the (MCC) would have liked. Days after the civic agency started work on increasing the width of the road, on either side of this busy thoroughfare have united […]

Karnataka: Writer gets security cover before release of controversial book

Karnataka: Writer gets security cover before release of controversial book

MYSURU: Facing the ‘s ire over his controversial statements against , rationalist writer has been provided by the state‘s . Till now the Karnataka government has approved more than half a crore rupees for his protection. After rationalist MM Kalburgi‘s murder, also started to get threat calls. Now he is […]

Mysuru: 16-year-old boy dies in kabaddi accident

Mysuru: 16-year-old boy dies in kabaddi accident

MYSURU: An of a private school died after he suffered grievous injuries in a event here on Thursday. , 16, from Sharada School, was playing with classmates at the time of the incident. According to police, Akash, son of Ramesh and Shobha and a resident of Janatanagar, was running back […]

?Women, kids being used to supply illicit liquor?

?Women, kids being used to supply illicit liquor?

MYSURU: There has been a spike in the number of liquor addicts among tribals as poor quality liquor is being supplied to their doorsteps in haadis or tribal hamlets of HD Kote taluk. Surprisingly, the miscreants are using women and children to supply the liquor packets to haadis to avoid […]

Forest guards quarters gets solar lights

Forest guards quarters gets solar lights

MADIKERI: Forest guards got lights in their quarters at Balele forest range in the district, thanks to a Bengaluru-based non-profit organization. Guard Book Consultant Foundation has donated solar lamps to the quarters of those who work 24×7 at Kumbarakatte-Gunuguru range near Balele. Ten guards, who work at the range, alert […]

Bus tilts, sleeping 15-year-old student dies in freak accident

Bus tilts, sleeping 15-year-old student dies in freak accident

MADIKERI: A bus driver losing control over the vehicle cost a young life near Shanthaveri Estate in Sunticoppa in the wee hours of Saturday. The deceased is M U Basavaraju, 15, a class X student. The private bus was engaged by Kalikehal Govt High School in Kurugodu taluk of Ballari […]

Drunk man chops off mother?s hand

Drunk man chops off mother?s hand

HASSAN: A drunk son chopped off his mother?s right hand for allegedly not transferring her property to him in Sakleshpur taluk in Hassan. Lalithamma, 58, also suffered injuries on her left hand. Her son Dileep, 38, came home drunk and picked up a quarrel with his mother and attacked her […]