In 1808, Charles D'Oyly, Collector of Dhaka, wrote to Warren Hastings, I shall offer you as companions, a few of the ruins of the city of Dacca which are exquisite for their magnificent elegance About a hundred years of British rule by the East India Company saw many European painters finding their way to India.
Caption: MRC Chairman Dr. N.M Srinivas is seen addressing a press conference at the MRC premises this morning as Steward Dr. C.D. Srinivasa Murthy, Secretary K.G. Anantha Raj Urs and K.A. Muddappa look on.
Mysore, Aug.16 - With Tricolour flying high at Schools, Colleges, Government Offices, Law Courts complex, Political Party offices, religious institutions, industries, railways and almost all vacant grounds and other offices and National Anthem and speeches echoing, 68th Independence Day was celebrated with patriotic fervour in city yesterday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed the need for self-reliance in manufacturing defence equipment while commissioning INS Kolkata, India's largest indigenous built warship, at the Naval Dockyard on Saturday.
Mysore, Aug. 16- 'There is an absolute need for Civil Engineers to design more and more earthquake-resistant buildings to sustain the impact of earthquakes which occur often in North Eastern States,' said Prof.
An Indian gold-exporting company has been raided over suspicions it was trying to smuggle gold out of a special economic zone, in a sign of a crackdown on the practice in the world's second-biggest bullion consumer.
Mysore, Aug 11- Facilitation of release of 18 prisoners, who have been languishing in jail, despite completion of their prison terms due to non-payment of penalty, will mark Chief Minister Siddharamaiah's birthday celebration in city tomorrow .
Mysore, Aug. 11- As part of 'Anantha Yatre' to commemorate the International Day of World Indigenous People, Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya has organised a four-day cultural programme presented by Adivasis from various parts of the country which commenced at the Platinum Jubilee Hall at JK Grounds here yesterday.
Mysore, Aug. 11- To commemorate the 68th Independence Day celebrations, 'Head-Lines of Karnataka,' a Caricature Show by Naveen Kumar, Caricature Artist, has been organised at Sri Kalaniketan Art Gallery in Vijayanagar 2nd Stage in Mysore from Aug. 12 to 17 between 10 am and 7.30 pm.
To dig into authentic South Indian flavours, head to Lake View Caf, where you can try beverages like Vazapaza Paal to name a few besides a huge variety of soups, salads and savouries like Mysore Rassam, Elumichapazham, Muttai Rassam, Meen Pachadi, Thattai Butter Murukku and more.