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SHARING DIVERSE EXPERIENCES The core team of the India Theatre Forum.
February 1, 2015

A strategic plan for theatre

Passion alone sustains theatre practitioners in India. Despite lack of government funding and inadequate infrastructure, there is plenty of theatre happening all around us, in big cities and small... »
Siddharth
February 1, 2015

I am... Siddharth

I came to the city almost eight years ago with my brother from my village in Darjeeling. We started a small momo stall in Maruti Seva Nagar. We stayed close by and making ends meet wasn’t ve... »
MORE FIRST CLASS GAMES Irfan Pathan. Photo: M.A.Sriram
February 1, 2015

On the top

A highlights package of India’s tour of Australia in 2003-04 evokes an unmistakable feeling of nostalgia. A 19-year-old Irfan Pathan runs in with a full crop of bouncing, wavy hair, and as a greenh... »
HANGING GARDENS Limestone formations in the caves of Meghalaya
Photo Courtesy: Landscape Wizards
January 30, 2015

Snapping up the subterranean

Two techies from Bengaluru went deep down into subterranean caves in remote parts of Meghalaya, stood in waist deep water from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. to photograph the wonders of the insides of these ca... »
January 30, 2015
CityZen

Of wanting to be PM, loving family, fearing oneself

Aparajita Kayal Content Writer What is your most prized possession? I have... »
Aathish relates the past and the present. Photo: Prashant Nakwe
January 28, 2015

The history of everything

Writer Aathish Taseer’s latest novel, The Way Things Are can be termed as a political history of India from the Emergency to the present day, with the anti Sikh riots, the assassination of M... »
From being a graphic designer to cake decorator.
January 28, 2015

Royal icing on the cake

If “A party without cake is just a meeting,” as Julia Child pointed out, eminent royal icing artist from Malaysia and founder of Vinism Sugarart, Kelvin Chua, is in the city to prove that an attrac... »
Oindrilla Dasgupta
January 27, 2015

Making it unique

Any young, fashionable girl would swear by an app like Pinterest. After all, that’s the kind of stuff dreams are made of. The same is true of 27-year-old brand entrepreneur and mother, Oindr... »
January 26, 2015

Malnad mela

Women farmers of the Sirsi-based Vanastree collective are back with the eighth edition of the Malnad Mela the coming weekend in Bengaluru. It was a collective begun to keep the local seed pool, tr... »
TRAVEL BUG Put yourself beyond your comfort zone while travelling, says Sachin Photo: Bhagya Prakash K.
February 1, 2015

Circle out the odd traveller

Rock climbing in Thailand, playing in a band in Brazil, surfing in Chile, trekking through 600 kilometres of mountain regions in Peru. Sigh! Maybe your dream, and mine. But it’s only Sachin Bhanda... »
FROM DAILY LIFE Vivek Mathew
February 1, 2015

Eye for variation in symmetry

Focussing on deviations in seemingly visible symmetry, photographer Vivek Mathew’s new series straddles everyday places for perfect imperfections. For this, he does not have to travel far. He simpl... »
ROOTED IN THE SELF I didn’t try to be anyone else. I understood my own game better, says Trishul. Photo: K. Murali Kumar
February 1, 2015

Making the big leap

Turning professional is not an easy decision for an amateur golfer to make: jump too early and your confidence could shatter, too late and your development could stutter. Trishul Chinnappa is convi... »
Best adventures are always on foot Niall McCann.
Bengaluru, January 30, 2015

‘I am fascinated with all animals’

Ask Niall McCann which animal fascinates him the most, and like a true biologist, he says: “I have a childish fascination for all animals. When I go in search of mountain gorillas, I maybe distrac... »
Think out of the box: Or bubble away within it, as kids at a Curiouscity workshop show
January 29, 2015

Science in curious li’l hands

In a world where kids are increasingly bogged down by mugging facts and swimming through a swarm of data, Curiouscity, a Bengaluru-based organisation has been getting children to work with their h... »
With a space to exhibit their works. Photo: Sampath Kumar. G. P
January 28, 2015

Different strokes

Bindu P.V. is an artist. But, that’s not how she started. Her whole family was into the IT industry and she too mindlessly followed that trail till she realised that she wanted to do somethi... »
Ready to take off: Ayushmann Khurrana. Photo: V. Sreenivasa Murthy
January 28, 2015

I believe I can fly

He’s been the face of many MTV shows since 2004. He’s been an RJ and VJ. He’s played host on cricket chats and talent hunts. He’s sung and co-composed for films. He’s an actor who made the most uni... »
Samira wants to present a more realistic version of India in her films.
January 27, 2015

In a Bengaluru state of mind

For Welsh model, businesswoman and actor Samira Mohamed Ali who was in the city recently to promote her multilingual feature film B Positive, nothing compares to the positive attitude of the... »

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Want to know what's happening in Namma Bengaluru? Click here to view the list of Religious, Cultural and General events across the City Religion Shatprashnopanishat: Disco... »

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