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Mountain guide’s peak performance

After rigorous endurance exercises, they return huffing and puffing.

16 Sep 2018

Bengaluru Tree doc steps in to save Mysuru’s greens

Vijay Nishanth, founder of Vruksha Foundation, that has saved thousands of trees in Bengaluru will soon extend his services in Mysuru, to save the green cover of the heritage city.

15 Sep 2018

Startup customises food to speed-up your recovery  

We employ a model of distribution which allows channels from a producer to directly reach the end customers, in order to make it a faster process.

13 Sep 2018

Mysurean wins bronze at roller skating championship

Rea Elizabeth Achaiah, a Mysurean, becomes the first Indian woman to win bronze in the individual category at the 18th Asian Roller Skating Championship.

08 Sep 2018

‘Bounce’ your way around town with bike rentals

Bounce, a Mysuru-based startup, offers a scooter sharing service which allows users to pick up a scooter from anywhere, ride it to their destination and drop it off at any location.

06 Sep 2018

Sourcing clay from lakebeds to make idols

After testing the stickiness of the clay, the artisans place orders. Only then the lakes are dug up to a depth of 6 feet, and clay is extracted.

02 Sep 2018

Mysurean checks into international referee ring

Pooja Harsha, first south Indian chess boxing referee, plans to introduce sport in schools, colleges, corporates

25 Aug 2018

Making Mysuru the next startup hub of India

Startup by IT professionals has signed MoUs with premier educational and research institutions in Mysuru to promote an entrepreneurial mindset among the student community.

16 Aug 2018

Mysuru doctor rolls her way into Asian Games

A doctor by profession, she is presently working as a consultant with Cauvery Institute of Health Science, while also rigorously training seven hours a day.

09 Aug 2018

Real-time appointments are only an app away

Appointment system in clinics, where doctors have high patient walk-ins, usually sees a lot of these patients who end up waiting for a long time.

09 Aug 2018

C M Venkatesh: Tree cheers for a green warrior

To water the plants, he has set aside his Sundays, from dawn to dusk, and hires five tankers, each with a capacity of 5,000 litres.

05 Aug 2018

Move over IPL, KPL. Here comes a Priest Cricket League

Priests and astrologers from  all across Karnataka will come together to take part in a state-level cricket tournament to be held on July 28 and 29 in Mysuru. Nearly 2,000 people from across

28 Jul 2018

Flautist designs hybrid musical instrument; applies for patent

An engineer from the city has created a one-of-a-kind musical instrument that combines the Veena and the flute.
Vinayak S Honnavar is also

28 Jul 2018

Startup supports mushroom cultivators

Here is a start-up which supplies spawn (seeds) to mushroom cultivators. Mahesh Siddamsetty, has done an in-depth research in growing mushroom spawn for about eight years and ha

26 Jul 2018