Chennai-B’lore-Coimbatore- Ernakulam route will also cover Mysore

The Indian Railways has given a go ahead for conducting a feasibility study on its most ambitious plan to introduce high speed train on the Chennai-Bangalore-Coimbatore- Ernakulam route.

As the Coimbatore Corporation Mayor and Commissioner take off to New Delhi to attend a conference on the eve of the sixth year of the implementation of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal M

“The bio-medical wastes pollutes water, soil and air. The medical waste pollution can lead to disastrous health hazards. A proper disposal of bio-medical waste can curtail up to 80 per cent of diseases,” the deputy commissioner remarked.

Mangalore: The Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP), an undertaking of the Fishmeal and Oil Manufactures Association (FOMA) was inaugurated by Karnataka State Pollution Control Board Chairman A S

Scientific planning for parking in Mysore inevitable

Taking cognisance of burgeoning parking woes, the Mysore City Corporation (MCC) on Thursday resolved to frame a policy.

CM to launch

Plastic ban: Chamundi Hill awaits MCC

In a move to increase the State's green energy imprint, five State-owned Electricity supply companies(ESCOMS) signed an agreement with National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) on Wednesday to purchase wind power.

A 100-Mega Watt (MW) wind energy project proposed at Guledagudda in Bagalkot district will supply power to ESCOMS at Bangalore (Bescom), Mangalore (Mescom), Hubli (Hescom), Gescom(Gul

As Mysore City Corporation (MCC) continues the drive against plastic, officials raided Agriculture Produce Marketing Corporation (APMC) at Bandipalya and seized more than 3000 kilos of plastics from the traders. The traders were fined to the tune of about Rs 3000 during the raid.

The plastic bags that were seized being transported in MCC vehicles, in Mysore on Tuesday.

Mysore: Intensified anti-plastic drive has dealt its first blow with Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB), Mysore regional office ordering for the closure of a plastic cover manufacturing industry.

Mahadev Industries at Yadavagiri here has been ordered to shut shop, an official on condition of anonymity told Deccan Herald.

This follows a recent surprise raid on the factory, beside