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Suchith to lead balanced Mysuru Warriors side in KPL

Suchith to lead balanced Mysuru Warriors side in KPL

Mysuru: , mentor of , “guaranteed a good fight” in the forthcoming season of the (KPL), which is scheduled to begin on August 15. All-rounder J Suchith was named captain of the side on Thursday. Prasad, former India fast bowler who has had coaching stints in the KPL, IPL, NCA and Indian team, revealed the Warriors is a talented side […]

Mothers need maximum support in the disability sector” Expert

Mysuru: “It is not children, but mothers who need maximum support in the disability sector as far as rehabilitation is concerned,” said commissioner for in Karnataka VS Basavaraju here on Thursday. Basavaraju, who inaugurated the 53rd annual day celebrations at the (AIISH), called mothers the voice of rehabilitation of people with disabilities. “Unless we do not equip mothers, and support […]

Using elephants for Dasara procession is illegal, says PeTA

Using elephants for Dasara procession is illegal, says PeTA

Mysuru: The use of elephants during Mysore festival is illegal, as they‘re not registered with the Animal Welfare Board of India, as mandated by the Performing Animals (Registration) Rules, 2001, said Manilal Valliyate, CEO, People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (). Members of PeTA gathered in front of Balarama Gate opposite Doddakere Maidan on Thursday, to call for an end […]

There is no ‘Operation Kamala’: Eshwarappa

There is no ‘Operation Kamala’: Eshwarappa

Mysuru: Quashing rumours of the Karnataka unit of the initiating ‘Operation Kamala’, which the party had launched when it was at the helm following the 2008 assembly elections, senior party leader and former deputy chief minister KS Eshwarapp on Thursday said, “We have not invited anyone to the BJP.” Eshwarappa, who was at the Sri Chamundeshwari temple, said that and […]

No substitute for hard work, Hamsalekha tells schoolkids

No substitute for hard work, Hamsalekha tells schoolkids

Mysuru: As someone who infused verve into Kannada film music, and scintillated movie aficionados with little quirks in words he used in the numerous songs he wrote, , who practically redefined film music in Kannada, managed to regale the children of Government Primary School in Kuvempunagar on Thursday with his characteristic wit and charm. Emphasising the importance of hard work, […]

NRC official was declared ‘foreigner,‘ relieved of duty after revelation

NRC official was declared ‘foreigner,‘ relieved of duty after revelation

GUWAHATI: The updating of the National Register of Citizens to count nationals and illegal foreigners living in the state plunged into a crisis after a government school teacher who was involved in the preparation of the final draft in district is found to have been declared as a non-national by a foreigner tribunal two years back. Earlier in August 2, […]