Tag: K.B. Ganapathy

God save the King of Kongress
Abracadabra By K. B. Ganapathy, Columns, Top Stories

God save the King of Kongress

February 19, 2024

2024 Parliamentary Election: Whither Opposition and Congress? The Parliamentary election 2024 is only a couple of months away and the nation is experiencing a new kind of election fever which we have not seen except in 1977, the post-Emergency Parliamentary election. Then, as expected, the newly cobbled up Opposition parties, under the dynamic and well-accepted…

For whose benefit is MUDA’s Group Housing Project?
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For whose benefit is MUDA’s Group Housing Project?

February 2, 2024

A white paper on the Group Housing Project of MUDA, since the days of the legendary CITB Chairman D. Madegowda, should be published before the government clears the present DPR By K.B. Ganapathy, Senior Journalist Mysore/Mysuru: The information that the MUDA is launching a Group Housing Project in                  different layouts and in different phases is…

Free Hindu temples from Govt. control
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Free Hindu temples from Govt. control

January 24, 2024

Sir, Now that the most magnificent and biggest among all the Sri Rama Temples in the world has been consecrated and thrown open to devotees, it is time Hindus in this country ensured that no temporal authority, the government, controlled and managed (as in some cases) the Hindu temples as it is happening now. At…

Suttur Seer fetes awardees
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Suttur Seer fetes awardees

January 10, 2024

As part of the 1064th Jayanti celebrations of Suttur Mutt Founder Sri Shivarathreeshwara Shivayogi at Suttur Srikshetra in Nanjangud taluk this morning, Suttur Seer Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamiji felicitated prominent personalities from different fields, who received Honorary Doctorates from Universities and Rajyotsava Awards from the State Government. Sitting from left: Star of Mysore Founder –…

Musings on statues in our city
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Musings on statues in our city

December 29, 2023

How about one for Farrokh K. Irani? In the early days of this month December 2023 there was an important news break concerning installation of a statue in our City of Palaces, Heritage Buildings, Parks, Temples, and, of course, of Statues which is a recent phenomenon. As I remember, before 1970s there were only two…

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