Press Esc to close
Monday 20 February 2017
News updated at 1:57 AM IST
Weather
Max: 29.3°C
Min : 15.9°C
In Bengaluru
clear sky
Panorama

Plug systemic lacunae to clean up political funding

Published on 19-Feb-2017

Black money gets its life breath from the depraved electoral system which thrives on it. It is natural for political parties to mobilise...

An elegy for the library

Published on 19-Feb-2017
'Google can bring you 100,000 answers but a librarian can bring you the right one.' Fighting words.

It's an unseasonably hot winter day in Mysuru, and the midmorning sun is turning the crumbling yellow stucco of the 100-year-old building a shade paler....

Bariatric surgery, better option than diets

Published on 17-Feb-2017
new you: Obese people who diet often regain the weight because their metabolic rate drops. That doesn't happen with bariatric surgery. Equally important are medical benefits like normalised blood sugar, blood pressure and blood lipid levels and cured sleep apnea. nyt

"Bariatric surgery is probably the most effective intervention we have in healthcare," said Laurie K Twells, a clinical epidemiologist...

Each split in Dravidian parties changed course of TN politics

Published on 17-Feb-2017

Whether it is the Dravidar Kazhagam (DK), Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) and, now, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)...

Dealing with 'radically networked societies'

Published on 17-Feb-2017

Steep hierarchical structures like those of the government departments, security forces etc will increasingly find it difficult...

Mystery shrouding moon continues

Published on 16-Feb-2017

While the presence and proximity of the moon in the sky mesmerises us, it has been baffling astronomers for centuries...

Will note ban decide UP polls?

Published on 16-Feb-2017
unmasked: BJP supporters holding the mask of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the BJP Parivartan Sankalp Rally in Ghaziabad. The

In November last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi stunned the country by announcing that Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 ...

Are Kodavas, who belong to a unique race, Hindus?

Published on 16-Feb-2017

Are Kodavas (Coorgs) Hindus? The answer is both 'yes' and 'no'. If one defines Hinduism as a way of life, then Kodavas...

Featuring smart facilities, Jaipur to be a 'Lighthouse City'

Published on 15-Feb-2017

Pink City Jaipur has become the first in the country and South Asia to join the "Cisco Lighthouse Cities" to monitor and...

In a spot over Russian intel contacts

Published on 15-Feb-2017
a shake-up: US vice president Mike Pence greets then National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. The White House says that Pence had been misled by Flynn when he went on air to defend the Trump administration's NSA pick over calls made to the Russian ambassador. REUTERS

Phone records and intercepted calls show that members of Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign and other Trump ...

Photo Gallery
Theater Person Lakshmi Chandrashekar in an interview to Prajavani Metro for ' Naa Kanda...

Theater Person Lakshmi Chandrashekar in an interview to Prajavani Metro for ' Naa Kanda...

A n aircraft take off in a backdrop of sun set on the last day of the 11th biennial edition...

A n aircraft take off in a backdrop of sun set on the last day of the 11th biennial edition...

A Truck caught fire , at Road in Tinsukia, Assam on Saturday...

A Truck caught fire , at Road in Tinsukia, Assam on Saturday...

Virat Kohli speaks at 49th All India Central Revenue Sports Meet ...

Virat Kohli speaks at 49th All India Central Revenue Sports Meet ...

Indian Air Force's helicopter aerobatic team 'Sarang' on the last day of the 11th Biennial edition..

Indian Air Force's helicopter aerobatic team 'Sarang' on the last day of the 11th Biennial edition..

Skycat Wingwalkers, the Scandinavian aerobatic team, makes a heart on the last day of AERO INDIA...

Skycat Wingwalkers, the Scandinavian aerobatic team, makes a heart on the last day of AERO INDIA...

A three-months-old hippopotamus is seen with its mother Pippa at the Le Cornelle Animal Park...

A three-months-old hippopotamus is seen with its mother Pippa at the Le Cornelle Animal Park...

Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh with his wife Rukmini during their wedding reception in Mumbai...

Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh with his wife Rukmini during their wedding reception in Mumbai...

A ball of fire from explosives goes up during the ongoing U.S.-Thai joint military exercise...

A ball of fire from explosives goes up during the ongoing U.S.-Thai joint military exercise...

Sibrerian birds frolic over Narmda River waters in Jabalpur...

Sibrerian birds frolic over Narmda River waters in Jabalpur...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523