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  1. Power-line to Kerala via Kodagu a disasterRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Star of Mysore

    Ponnampet, Oct. 22- 'Kerala State, which needs only 1,000 MW of power, is getting it from Kaiga and Kumbakonam Power Plants. The State can also look at other alternatives such as solar power and windmill to meet its excess demands of power,' opined International Energy Expert Shankar Sharma.

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  2. Athapookalam: Floral Carpets draw huge crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star of Mysore

    Caption: Vatsala Mohan and her family members , who won the first prize, are seen with Mysore Kerala Samajam President Iqbal Manalody, Vice-President P.S. Nair and judges of the contest at the Senate Bhavan in Manasagangotri in city yesterday. Mysore, Oct. 20- The sight of more than seventy floral carpets elegantly laid on the floors of Mysore University Senate Bhavan in Manasagangotri yesterday was indeed a treat for the eyes of the onlookers.

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  3. Two Mysoreans awarded Brand Ambassadors of Vocational TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Star of Mysore

    Seen in the pictures are A. Syed Amanulla and H.R. Nagendra Rao, receiving the Brand Ambassador awards from Alok Kumar, Director General of Employment and Training, Ministry of Labour and Employment, at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi recently . Mysore, Oct.19- City's A. Syed Amanulla, Principal and Deputy Director, Govt.

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  4. Poachers overtake tiger conservation effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Hindustan Times

    There's bad news for lovers of the majestic tiger, India's national animal: Poachers are staying ahead of efforts to save the big cats. An analysis of 40 years of data shows that poachers, who kill the tiger for its skin and body parts, are moving to less-protected tiger habitats in south and central India, using trains to smuggle their booty out.

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  5. Keep calm and address Ebola: a brief history of pandemics at The SpectatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Spectator

    Gloves and boots used by medical staff, drying in the sun, in GuA kA dou, Guinea in April 2014. Ebola clinics in many parts of West Africa are full, so more and more people are being told to stay at home and take Paracetamol and fluids if they become infected.

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  6. Thousands witness Cauvery TheerthodbhavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Star of Mysore

    Talacauvery , Oct. 18- Thousands of devotees from Karnataka and neighbouring States thronged Talacauvery in the district, the birth place of River Cauvery yesterday to witness the annual Theerthodbhava. On witnessing the holy water springing from the Brahma Kundike at 6.04 pm in the auspicious Meena Lagna, Thula Sankramana Muhurtham, the devotees went ecstatic shouting 'Jai Kaverammna' 'Jai Jai Matha', 'Jai Jai Cauvery Matha' etc., in praise of Goddess Cauvery, which reverberated along the Brahmagiri Hill range, as the priests collected the 'theertha' gushing out from the Kundike and sprinkled it over the crowds.

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  7. Annual Mega Floral Design competition in city tomorrowRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Star of Mysore

    Mysore, Oct.18- Kerala Samajam, Mysore, along with Malabar Gold and Mathrubhoomi, is holding the Annual Mega Floral Design Competition on Sunday at Mysore University Senate Bhavan in Manasagangotri here from 1.30 pm to 4 pm. Around 100 teams are expected to participate in the mega event and at stake is a total prize money of Rs.80,000.

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  8. Uni will train Indian nursesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Lancashire Evening Post

    The two-year project, will be provided by Edge Hill's Faculty of Health for nurses in Mysore, as part of a partnership with the Mysore Medical College and Research Institute and CSI Holdsworth Memorial Hospital. There is a desperate shortage of mental health trained professionals in Mysore and with 2,000-2500 people being referred each year after suicide attempts to just two doctors, it is a major public health concern.

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  9. Series of programmes to mark University Centenary celebrations: Prof. K.S. RangappaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Star of Mysore

    Caption: Former Vice-Chancellors Prof. D. Javaregowda and Prof. B. Sheikh Ali, were felicitated by former Prime Minister H.D. Deve Gowda and Mysore University Vice-Chancellor Prof.

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  10. Week-long training programme for NSS officers beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Star of Mysore

    Caption: Dr. S. Marigowda, Director, PG Centre, VVEI, is seen watering a sapling to inaugurate a training programme for NSS officers at KSOU, Manasagangotri, here yesterday. KSOU Vice-Chancellor Prof.

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  11. Complaints pour in at DC's phone-in prog.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Star of Mysore

    Mysore, Oct. 16- Complaints poured in at the monthly phone-in programme attended by Deputy Commissioner C. Shikha at her office here this morning. A caller Satish from Nanjangud taluk alleged that sand was not available for construction and sought permission to transport available sand in bullock cart.

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  12. SmartTRAVEL: Malappuram, KeralaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Mydigitalfc.com

    As West Indies pad up to tour India, we step out of the cricket crease to play the field in and around the match venues WHAT TO SEE Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary Sprawling over a cluster of islands in a scenic area surrounded by hillocks, where the Kadalundi River flows into the Arabian Sea, this sanctuary is home to many species of native birds and over 60 species of migratory birds. Rambling over an area of 3 sq km, this fertile area engulfed by rich hillocks provide an excellent view of the mouth of the Kadalundi River.

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  13. Wrestler Rita's gift DoublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Star of Mysore

    Caption: Wrestler Rita Priyanka is seen with a cow and a calf gifted to her by former Mayor Dhruvakumar at his Milk Dairy on Narayana Shastry Road here this morning. Mysore, Oct. 14- Former Mayor Dhruvakumar today gifted a Jersey cow and a calf to wrestler Rita Priyanka at his milk dairy on N.S. Road in city.

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  14. Four held for killing elderly womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Star of Mysore

    Caption: SP Abhinav Ashok Khare and other Police officials and staff are seen along with the four murder accused . Mysore, Oct. 13- Sleuths of District Crime Intelligence Bureau have arrested four persons on charges of killing an elderly home-alone woman who had given the house on rent to them in city on Saturday.

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  15. Chef Vikas Khanna's travels lead to Fish Cake, Mysore Pak SoupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Express India

    The quest for the perfect dessert led Michelin-starred chef Vikas Khanna to travel across the country to plate up innovative Indian desserts. The quest for the perfect dessert led Michelin-starred chef Vikas Khanna to travel across the country to plate up innovative Indian desserts.

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  16. Four held for killing home-alone womanRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Star of Mysore

    Mysore, Oct. 12- Cracking a four-month old case of the murder of an elderly home-alone woman Lakshmamma in Kumbarakoppal in city on May. 23, sleuths of District Crime Intelligence Bureau , yesterday arrested four persons. It is alleged that the four had strangled Lakshmamma, while she was asleep on May 23, took away a pair of earrings, two finger rings and Rs.8,000 in cash before taking her body to Mandakalli Lake on Mysore-Nanjangud Road and dumping it there.

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  17. Burglar arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Star of Mysore

    Mysore, Oct. 12- The Vijayanagar Police, who arrested a burglar, have recovered jewellery and cash totally worth Rs. 3,65,000 from him.

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  18. T.K.V. Desikachar: carrying on his father's yoga legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Examiner.com

    T.K.V. Desikachar, son of T. Krishnamacharya, spent over 50 years teaching yoga and spreading his father's teachings . Born June 21, 1938 in Mysore, India, Desikachar did not study yoga at first.

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  19. Why Golwalkar Started A Petition To Ban Cow SlaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2012 | Outlook

    Dismissing the debate over whether or not ancient Hindus ate beef as irrelevant, a reader who goes by the handle Whats InAName succinctly summed up the problems with Madhya Pradesh government's ridiculous ban on cow slaughter in our comments section today: The state has no business imposing what might be sacred to Hindus on the rest of the population. The law itself, which allows for police to act on mere suspicion is draconian.

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  20. NHAI Chief Engineer to visit Mysore on Oct. 15 for road inspectionRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Star of Mysore

    Mysore, Oct. 11- The Mysore-Nanjangud stretch of road measuring 21.5 km will be made four-lane while the rest of the stretch will have a carriage width ranging from 7m to 15m including paved shoulders, according to sources from National Highways Authority of India . The NHAI sources said that its Chief Engineer is expected to visit Mysore on Oct. 15 for road inspection before approving the final design.

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