Karthik K K

FalconBrick: A step ahead in the construction industry

The firm quickly grown to multiple cities with approximately 100 projects across Bengaluru, Mumbai, Pune, Delhi-NCR, Kolkata and Hyderabad.

14 Feb 2019

53-year-old Kamalamma: Running against the odds

It’s 5 in the morning.  A 53-year-old woman laces up her shoes and runs on the muddy roads of her village.  She is sweating out at this age not to burn calories.

03 Feb 2019

This multi-lingual learning app is a boon for senior citizens

Aparna Thakker, CEO and founder of Empowerji, was inspired by the experiences of her loved ones, and she noticed that often, senior citizens shied away from using technology.

18 Jan 2019

'Empowerji': An app to empower senior citizens with technology

They have conducted tech workshops to teach seniors about how to use apps and sites where they inform users of continued tech learning via Empowerji.

17 Jan 2019

Mysuru girl Apoorva Jain up for Miss India race

City model Apoorva Jain is all set to scorch the ramp as she represents the state in the Miss India competition organised by Elite Institute.

16 Jan 2019

Weaving to luxury

Small-scale weavers who produce indigenous handloom products seldom experience the demand and love that urban markets have for them.

13 Dec 2018

Life lessons learned from gaming

Crediting his ability to think outside the box and on his feet to gaming, Ashwin N feels that gaming has helped him in many ways.

08 Dec 2018

Love for Carnatic music reaches Japan

She first came to India in 1972 to acquaint herself with Carnatic music and started studying the same at a music college in Chennai.

05 Dec 2018

First-of-its-kind makerspace for students in Mysuru

This lab focusses on providing practical knowledge to the students through a hands-on approach rather than just providing them with the final prototype of their projects.

22 Nov 2018

Non-availability of trains to Mysuru irks rail users

Change in route of Bengaluru-Kannur Express has affected several rail commuters, especially the techies who travel from Bengaluru to Mysuru every day or on weekends.

21 Nov 2018

Jnanasindhu residential school in Karnataka empowers visually impaired kids through yoga

The school aims to boost the self-esteem of the students through yoga classes, along with providing regular school education with special focus on cultural values and occupational training.

04 Nov 2018

Aiming to counter adulteration in milk

With an aim to make urban lifestyle authentic, organic and healthy, Happy Milk, a Bengaluru-based start-up, is promising nourishment in its purist form.

18 Oct 2018

Startup aims to counter adulteration in milk products

With an aim to make urban lifestyle authentic, organic and healthy, Happy Milk, a Bengaluru based start-up, is promising nourishment in its purest form.

18 Oct 2018

Dignified funeral: Daily wager claims to have buried 10,000 unclaimed bodies

Working as a loader at Mandi Mohalla market in Mysuru, Karnataka, the 38-year-old has six phones and is on call 24x7.

14 Oct 2018

Ensuring the unclaimed too get their last respects, Ayub Ahmed takes up uncanny profession

Visiting mortuaries may not be the ideal way of spending weekends for most working professionals. But Ayub Ahmed is not an ordinary worker.

08 Oct 2018