Karthik K K

Mysuru armed with improved infra, experience to tackle second Covid wave

However, there has been a marked improvement in the number of people discharged in the past 45 days, and active cases have dropped by over 90% compared to the numbers during the Dasara festival. 

24 Nov 2020

Over 30,000 medicos to get vaccine shot in Mysuru

Sources from the health department in Mysuru revealed that they are busy preparing a list of Covid Warriors from the district who would get the shot of the vaccine.

23 Nov 2020

Fan-tastic adulation: Villagers build temple for late actor Ambareesh

Every household at Hottegowdana Doddi, a village in Maddur taluk of Mandya, has a photo of late actor Ambareesh in their houses.

19 Nov 2020

Mysuru model of Covid handling shared with officials of 25 districts

These representatives underwent the training programme every day which also focused on setting up a war room in their respective district to handle the situation effectively.

13 Nov 2020

The book stops here

Mandya man has collected one million books in five decades

08 Nov 2020

Kindness in khaki, police officer builds home for two orphans

Their grandmother used to take care of the duo but she too died due to age-related issues.

22 Oct 2020

Fewer Covid-19 cases rekindle Dasara spirit

What more comes as a huge sigh of relief is the drop in fatality rate which was 2.5% during September 16 and 22 which is now down to 1.1 per cent between October 14 and 19.

21 Oct 2020

Mysuru's Tonga stands cry for attention ahead of Dasara celebrations in city

While the entire city is decked up with LED illumination, the Tonga Stands are crying for attention ahead of the Dasara celebration.

16 Oct 2020

Lewd texts, bullying during e-classes leave teachers helpless

The shift from classroom teaching to online learning amid the Covid-19 pandemic has become a nightmare for teachers, with many deciding to quit the profession permanently. 

15 Oct 2020

61 per cent jump in rape of SC, ST women in a year in Karnataka

In the last two years, even the state-level meeting in this regard has also not taken place,” she said.

05 Oct 2020

NSS officer helps aspirants make their way to Indian Army

With the word spreading about his offer of free training, nearly 30-40 people enrol themselves every year and are trained by him.

04 Oct 2020

COVID-19: Mysuru’s JSS Hospital likely to start human trials of Novavax

The hospital consented to carry out the trial after Pune-based Serum Institute of India approached the hospital, adding another feather to its cap. 

29 Sep 2020

43 Karnataka doctors died of Covid-19

On Tuesday, 66-year-old Dr Venkatesh, a resident of Nanjangud in Mysuru, succumbed to Covid-19.

24 Sep 2020

Film institute planned at actor Vishnuvardhan's memorial in Mysuru

Meanwhile, the long-pending demand of Vishnuvardhan's memorial in Mysuru is finally taking shape after a struggle for over 11 years.

15 Sep 2020

COVID hits elderly in Mysuru, exclusive hospital set up

The administration had taken the consent of the BM Hospital management to convert it into a 100-bedded COVID hospital as cases were spiking.

14 Sep 2020