In Mysore

Nilgiris 2018 Tour

December 31, 2018

The Tour of Nilgiris (TfN), an eight-day-long cycling expedition through 950 km across Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, was flagged off on 30/12/2018 in Mysuru. One hundred and ten cyclists will pedal across Hassan, Kushalnagar, Sulthan Bathery, Udhagamandalam (Ooty) and Kalpetta before returning to Mysuru on December 16. The participants, including a total of 23 […]

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Union Minister Piyush Goyal in Mysuru

December 26, 2018

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal was accorded a warm welcome on his arrival at Mandakalli Airport  by Mysuru-Kodagu Member of Parliament Pratap Simha and Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G Sankar. He was offered a flower bouquet on the occasion. Goyal who is on two-day tour of Karnataka arrived in the city today. The minister is scheduled […]

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Mysuru city year end tourists

December 26, 2018

When compare to last year, the tourist inflow to Mysuru has shot up drastically. As per sources, almost 95 percent of rooms at various lodges across city have been booked till January 3. Those who used to visit Madikeri and Wayanad have now turned to Mysuru due to the recent floods that batter Kodagu and […]

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Bank strike today

December 26, 2018

Banking operations will be affected Wednesday as close to 10 lakh employees of various public sector and some of the private and foreign banks are on a day-long strike to protest against the proposed merger of Vijaya Bank NSE -1.03 % and Dena Bank NSE -1.48 % with Bank of Baroda NSE -0.69 %. The […]

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Two-day bird festival in Mysuru from December 28

December 26, 2018

The district administration and the Forest Department will jointly conduct a bird festival as part of Mysuru Winter Festival-2018 (Mysuru Maaghi Utsava) on December 28 and 29. Participants will be taken on a birdwatching exercise around Kukkarahalli lake, Varakodu lake, Lingambudhi lake, Hebbal lake and other wetlands. Deputy Commissioner Abhiram Sankar, who is an avid […]

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Christmas Celebrations

December 26, 2018

Christmas is the day when the whole world celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ. St. Philomena’s Church in the city is abuzz with Christmas celebrations with the Midnight Mass held between 11 and 12 and the three Sacrificial Prayers (Bali Puje). Bishop of Mysuru Most Rev. Dr. K.A. William at 12 midnight took the idol […]

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Flower Show at Mysore Palace

December 26, 2018

Fourth Annual Flower Show at Mysore Palace from Dec. 22 to 31 Place : Mysore Palace Location : Near Varahaswamy Temple inside the Palace Date : From Dec. 22 to Dec. 31. Timings : Daily from 10 am to 9 pm. Entrance : Free for all visitors. The Palace Board will display 20,000 ornamental flower […]

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