Karthik K K

Refurbishing history: This group is on mission to restore dilapidated temples, lakes in Karnataka

A group of young volunteers is on a mission to restore dilapidated temples, kalyanis and lakes and to keep them alive

31 Oct 2021

Skaters from Mysuru on a mission to empower rural government school students 

Udbur in Mysuru is a village apart: here girls and boys are at ease rollerskating or skateboarding, thanks to a group of young skaters from Mysuru.

19 Sep 2021

These three ‘Golden Girls’ from Mysore University show true grit

Chaitra Narayan Hegde, an MSc Chemistry graduate, Madalambike T S and Latha H N, MA graduates, defied all odds to make it big in their studies.

08 Sep 2021

Art teacher from Karnataka's Mysuru district helps student bag national award

The Utsav is an initiative of the Ministry of Human Resource Development under the Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan, held in the early part of this year.  

06 Sep 2021

Dark state: At least one rape a day, crime against women on rise in Karnataka

Close observation of data reveals that while cases like dacoity and theft have come down after the Covid-19 outbreak and subsequent lockdown, crimes against women have not.

27 Aug 2021

Mysuru gang rape: Perpetrators filmed act, threatened victim

Sources said that over 34 articles and crucial evidence have been recovered from the spot based on which the police are on the trail of the culprits.

27 Aug 2021

BJP pulls off a stunner, clinches Mysuru mayor’s post

The BJP, which is the single largest party in the 65-member council, was kept away from power by the Congress and JDS all these years.

26 Aug 2021

No freedom from pension delays for freedom fighters

Shockingly, over 90 freedom fighters and their dependents in Mysuru district, who are entitled to receive Rs 10,000 every month, had not got their pension since April.

14 Aug 2021

Gang selling whale vomit worth Rs 8 crore caught in Karnataka's Kushalnagar

According to forest sleuths, Ambergris is a waxy substance produced in the digestive system of only an estimated 1 per cent of sperm whales. It reportedly has aromatic and medicinal properties.

08 Aug 2021

Six tractors enter Bandipur Tiger Reserve, activists see red

A video of a tractor carrying several people inside the Bandipur Tiger Reserve patrolling road (safari track) alleged to have been occurred two days back has gone viral.

02 Aug 2021

Cops unearth SIM box fraud in Mysuru, Kerala man held

Sources revealed that police were looking into the aspect if any call centre who work for foreign companies were making use of these facilities to route the international call.

31 Jul 2021

Camera traps go missing in Nagarahole Tiger Reserve

The unusual rise in the number of thefts of these cameras has now come to the notice of the officials who are suspecting involvement of poachers and unauthorised people.

23 Jul 2021

Wildlife activists demand transit treatment centre at Bandipur Tiger Reserve

The demand comes at a time when injured wild animals are dying while being shifted to rehabilitation centre for treatment.

12 Jul 2021

The young Yogi from Karnataka

In the United Kingdom, child prodigy Ishwar Sharma is taking yoga to children, and is stylising 
it by adding music to asanas

04 Jul 2021

Mysuru petrol station gives ‘expensive’ gift to Covid warriors

Apart from those working with Covid Mitra and vaccination centres, volunteers delivering essentials to the needy and those toiling at cremation grounds have benefited from this philanthropic gesture.

03 Jul 2021