K Rathna

Grain by grain, amazing sand creations

Mysuru artist’s sand museum has incredible wonders drawing tourists in droves

28 Jul 2019

Trupti Meals project: Bringing a new dawn into the dusk of their lives

After her children deserted her 10 years ago, Vimala started earning a living as a sweeper in shops.

23 Jun 2019

Armed with online Bharatanatyam lessons, London-based techie comes home to perform 

Her love towards Indian classical dance was so huge that sitting in London, she has learned the complex Bharatanatyam dance form through Skype from a guru in Mysuru.

08 Jun 2019

This folk artiste is the beating heart of Gavadagere village

The next time you are passing through Hunsur, take some time out to visit the Pattalamma temple at Gavadagere Hobli, even if you are not a religious person.

12 May 2019

Mysuru’s ‘Museum on Wheels’ to ply year-round in city

Tourist guide, Bharath Kumar, pointed out that foreigners love visiting museums, knowing its history and collection.

24 Apr 2019

High time property tax is filed online: Citizens

Currently, most property owners are forced to shell out `50 to get the application form filled by Corporation’s staffers in zonal offices

24 Apr 2019

Relationship as client — Counsellor helps couples tackle marital woes

With four decades of married life behind her, Manjula Umesh has a handful of tips about how to tide over upheavals in marriage.

21 Apr 2019

Despite entering sports at 25, this athlete has climbed her way to the top 

When she joined the Indian Combat Academy (ICSA) on Bannerghatta Road to learn Jujitsu and self-defence, little did Nabila Birjis (29), know that this would be a turning point in her life.

20 Apr 2019

Mysuru auto driver’s 19-year-old daughter sprints her way to Italy

The daughter of Manju, an auto driver and MB Rukmini, a homemaker, hails from KR Nagar, and was inspired to take up in sports professionally by her elder sister MR Anusha, also an athlete.

17 Apr 2019

Bengalureans among 40 youngsters to undertake Himalayan trek

Girls, who also hail from from Ballari, Mangaluru and Mysuru along with tribal girls from Bandipur and Nagarhole will participate in a trek to Mt Rupin Pass in Uttarakhand and Himachal region.

02 Apr 2019

In the madness of politics, netas talk fast and loose 

It is sad that people with social responsibility (politicians) use such words, which is against the rights of people suffering from mental disorders.

28 Mar 2019

Pharmacy in your backyard

Raghavendra’s focus is on educating women about how herbs are helpful in treating various ailments.

17 Mar 2019

Learning English now a click away

English may be the language of business in India but the lack of access to good quality training is astounding.

14 Mar 2019

'Enguru' mobile app: Spoken English no more a hassle

English is the language of business in India and yet the lack of access to good quality training is astounding.

14 Mar 2019

Clean Mysuru city set to get cleaner with two hi-tech toilets

Each toilet to cost Rs 38 lakh and has Wi-Fi, sensor-based technologies

10 Mar 2019