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Bengali adaption of Gogol’s satire on corruption for Bengalureans 

A Bengali adaptation of the Russian classic, The Government Inspector, originally written by Nikolai Gogol, will be staged by a group of working professionals.

7 hours ago

Coders called upon to ‘hack’ natural calamities

l    Initiative aims to get coders to focus on developing solutions that ‘reduce human suffering and the number of people affected by natural disasters’

12 Jul 2018

Pet attack: revenge takes a new form

Citizens complain that many pet owners in their neighbourhood use dogs to get even with people whom they have issues with

04 Jul 2018

Bengaluru students aim to make it to international AI contest

The Pixxel team is working on solutions to various problems by using satellite tech and AI while also gunning for the IBM Watson AI XPRIZE.

02 Jul 2018

Bengaluru: Director publicises movies with fact-sharing campaign

For Kannada film buffs, the title would immediately ring a bell as the second movie of the director, D Satyaprakash, who made the well-received Kannada indie movie, Rama Rama Re. ‚Äč

28 Jun 2018

Stories in short

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28 Jun 2018

Play by Bengaluru MNC employees tells you to pause, smell the flowers and appreciate life

The Kannada play, Simahachalam Sampige, is about emotions and feelings and is being staged by Yuvashree Bangalore, a troupe started by two finance professionals and a marketing executive.

25 Jun 2018

Top K’taka cyclist aims for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Kiran Kumar Raju says that B’luru has set a trend in mountain biking, and now, several other cities have followed suit in conducting exclusive annual races

19 Jun 2018

Moving mountains, and houses, for the right school

A few parents will stop at nothing to enrol their children in a good institution; they are willing to relocate too

14 Jun 2018

Learn a foreign language in two months

For techies travelling overseas for short-term projects, the Centre for Global Languages (BU) is offering a quick course in various foreign languages.

07 Jun 2018

Can ‘envy’ turn colleges a good shade of green?

Government's Green Campus initiative, through grading, puts competition into their eco-friendly programmes

06 Jun 2018

Fans prep up for intercontinental cup

In an effort to muster support from across the country for the Indian team, football fan group, the Blue Pilgrims, have started the #BedsForTravellingFans initiative on social media, as a way to

31 May 2018

Laughter and loathing in Kannada

Language has found new and modern forms of expression in rap, stand-up comedy and metal music.

08 May 2018

Kids crash netas’ poll party

Political parties rarely ask children what they want included in manifestos, so children are sending in their demands. Do leaders care? 

03 May 2018

Wanted: Checks on the ‘delivery’ of fear

Hundreds of delivery boys are used by app-based food delivery services, e-commerce firms, restaurants, but are such companies conducting background checks?

26 Apr 2018