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Cybercriminals hack server of Mysuru hospital, demand ransom in bitcoin to release data

According to a complaint filed at the cyber crime police station, the incident was reported on November 14 when the hospital management received a pop up message on their system sent by a hacker

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Karnataka tops list of businessmen’s suicides in 2020

Call it the fallout of the lockdowns or financial crisis triggered by the Covid pandemic, Karnataka reported the highest suicides of businessmen in the country in 2020.

14 Nov 2021

Pregnant tribal woman from Karnataka's Nagarahole forest forced to walk for ambulance

According to the Jenu Kuruba people residing in this tribal hamlet, Ranjitha, a woman in her early 20s experienced labour pain.

08 Nov 2021

Karnataka sees rise in suicide cases due to Covid triggered poverty, joblessness

Experts point out that the slump in the economy had a great impact on people's mental health.

04 Oct 2021

Highly qualified women taking up constable jobs in Karnataka

While the minimum qualification was PUC, more candidates with a degree and post graduate degree had cleared the exam and underwent eight-month-long training.

29 Sep 2021

Political storm over temple demolition in Karnataka

In the wee hours of September 8, the taluk administration, with help of the police, brought earthmovers and demolished the Sri Adishakti Mahadevamma temple in the village.

18 Sep 2021

Mysuru varsity imposes curbs on movement of girl students, criticised

“As research scholars, we can’t work in a time-bound manner. Now, we have to stop research work, like referring to books in the library, by 6.30 pm as per the circular.

28 Aug 2021

Karnataka: Temple idols of Mummadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar, his wives lie in shambles

From a non-functioning fan thrown near to these idols, to sticks placed in front of it, an iron road and what not, the entire place gives a glimpse of a store room.

12 Aug 2021

Two years on, flood-hit families of Mysuru village still cry for shelter

Two years have passed since the incident, floods are back in the state and the threat of a similar situation looms large. Promises made by the authorities and the government still remains on the paper

30 Jul 2021

BSY's exit takes away jinx tag of Chamarajanagar?

As a testimony to the popular belief, many CMs in the past like D Devaraj Urs, R Gundu Rao, Ramakrishna Hegde, S R Bommai, Veerendra Patil and Siddaramaiah had lost power after visiting the town.

28 Jul 2021

Good Samaritan cop spends Rs 3 lakh from own pocket to fix pothole-filled road in Mysuru

The five-km road between Madapura and K Belattur, which connects the Chikkadevamma temple in HD Kote taluk, had turned into a nightmare for motorists and pedestrians.

09 Jul 2021

66-year-old nurse from Mysuru comes back from retirement to help Covid patients

Meanwhile, appreciating Geetha for her service, S Praveen Kumar, chief strategy officer and head-education, SVYM, says her work is a great motivation for others who are working amid the pandemic.

24 Jun 2021

769 children test Covid positive in Mysuru in last 10 days

Mysuru district has reported over 7,600 Covid-19 cases in the last 10 days and going by the data, close to 10% of fresh cases are below the age of 18.

20 Jun 2021

Karnataka: Mandya PE instructor teaches yoga to over 3,000 COVID patients

His free yoga programme which focused on helping patients reach ideal saturation level and breathing exercise and pranayamas focusing on improving blood circulation and lung functioning.

19 Jun 2021

Hands that feed squirrels

Squirrels in Mysuru’s Curzon Park are pampered with a nutritious diet by a city businessman and his team of helpers

30 May 2021