K Shivakumar

Gajapayana of Dasara jumbos to Mysuru put off

Following large-scale destruction due to the recent heavy rains and floods in Kodagu and some other parts of the state, the Gajapayana, the ceremonial march of elephants from the forests to Mysuru, ah

22 Aug 2018

Will deliver a shock to Siddaramaiah & Congress, says Vijayendra

Vijayendra, the younger son of BJP chief ministerial candidate B S Yeddyurappa, hogged the limelight with his dramatic entry into the electoral arena in Varuna constituency and an equally.

07 May 2018

Karnataka polls: BY Vijayendra leads BJP campaign in Chamarajanagar district

Vijayendra claims to carry a lot of clout among the Veerashaivas and youth in general.

29 Apr 2018

Siddaramaiah suffers minor head injury

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah suffered a minor injury when the plastic chair he was seated in, at a lunch gathering organised at a party leader’s house, collapsed in Mavinhalli.

03 Apr 2018

Rush after extended weekend chokes Bengaluru-Mysuru highway

With the assembly elections round the corner, the Siddaramaiah-led Congress government seems to be doing everything it can to consolidate votes.

29 Jan 2018

After turning down Tamil Nadu’s plea, Karnataka to give water for crops

In a bid to woo farmers ahead of the Assembly polls, the state government which had turned down Tamil Nadu’s plea for 15tmcft of Cauvery water has decided to give water for irrigation in Cauvery achuk

16 Jan 2018

After twists and turns, Mysuru yoga meet finally earns Guinness record

With 55,506 participants, Mysuru has officially entered the Guinness world record for the largest gathering at a single venue held on June 21, 2017, on the occasion of International Yoga Day.

21 Nov 2017

Keen to retain Mysuru belt, JD(S) hunts for winnable candidates

Ex-Congressman Ravindra Srikantaiah may join party

09 Nov 2017

With polls nearing, legislators feel prohibition idea can fetch them votes

With elections around the corner, pressure is mounting on the ruling Congress to bring in “total prohibition” of alcohol in the state.

04 Nov 2017

GST gives a boost to Nandini sales

The Goods Service Tax (GST) introduced by the Union Government has has helped Karnataka Milk Federation push its sale of Nandini Ghee and other byproducts across the country.

26 Oct 2017

Officials rebuff Tamil Nadu’s doubts over quantum of released water

Karnataka has discharged 53 tmc ft of Cauvery water, but Tamil Nadu received 45 tmcft till Sep 23; difference is due to higher seepage after years of drought, say experts.

03 Oct 2017

Dasara film festival an added attraction this year

The Mysore Dasara film festival will screen more than fifty movies in Kannada language and others at Multiplex for the first time in Mysuru.

05 Sep 2017

Many Mandya villages still depend on tanker water

With monsoon playing truant, people of Mandya are reeling under severe drinking water scarcity.

07 Aug 2017

With no shelter, this man lives on a mango tree

The state government may be promoting several housing projects, but things seem to have not changed on the ground.

02 Aug 2017

Veerashaivas, Dalits bury hatchet, attend harmony march in Karnataka

It was organised by BJP state president Yeddyurappa and party candidate Srinivasa Prasad with an appeal to forget bitter memories of 1993 caste clashes.

27 Mar 2017

Black magic hub thrives near IT city

Just over 100 km from India’s IT capital Bengaluru lies the region’s black magic hub — Kollegal in Chamarajnagar district.

13 Mar 2017

Mass Marriage 'Shubharambha' May Lessen Farmers' Woes

The mass marriage will be organised at Nanjangud on Nov 8

02 Nov 2015

Son Rise at Varuna as Siddu Focuses on Chamundeshwari

Siddaramaiah is keeping a close watch and is working out the permutations and combinations on delimitation of constituencies.

28 Oct 2015

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