Ramzauva Chhakchhuak

The 'sitting till late’ office culture is widespread, says maker of 'The Viral Office Rant'

In the video, Naveen Polishetty is trying to leave office on time, after wrapping up his work for the day, to enjoy the rest of his evening watching cricket at a pub nearby, over a couple of beers.

10 Sep 2018

IIT Bangalore-CGNet Swara's translation technology to bridge gap in Red-corridor areas

For decades, tribal areas have been severely underdeveloped due to the offensive and counter-offensive between government and Maoist forces.

08 Sep 2018

Now, Bengalureans can help Adivasis lead better lives

A countrywide initiative that will start from Bengaluru and involves techies and researchers based here, will enable people living in cities to help solve everyday problems of Adivasis

05 Sep 2018

Finding tech hacks for manual scavengers

The manual scavengers will be put into different teams and will guide students and techies working on problems related to their area of work

04 Sep 2018

It takes a Bullet to douse the fire in Bengaluru

The initiative consists of a two-wheeler (a Royal Enfield Bullet) and state-of-the-art equipment such as a fire extinguishing foam cylinder that is many times effective than water.

01 Sep 2018

Bengaluru schools to be warned against Momo Challenge 

According to recent media reports, the game has allegedly already claimed the life of a Class 10 student in Ajmer, and another girl in West Bengal was contacted to join the game, reports say.

29 Aug 2018

City scientists condemn statements linking Kerala floods to divine wrath

A number of unscientific statements made by people regarding the rains and floods in Kerala and parts of Karnataka and its possible causes, have been condemned by scientists and rationalists.

22 Aug 2018

Parents turn to startups for school fee loans

Techies, MNC employees and teachers are borrowing anywhere between Rs 50,000 and F 1 lakh to pay off their childrens’ school fees

22 Aug 2018

Bengaluru citizens rise up for Kodagu

Members of the Karnataka Civil Defence Quick Response Team share brave stories from the flood-ravaged parts of Kodagu; team has been tirelessly working since August 14, which was when the situation es

21 Aug 2018

Slum kid kicks her way to international taekwondo turf

Kavana K, 14, has battled poverty to become an international-level taekwondo champ, and will be leaving to Belarus today to take part in an international tournament.

18 Aug 2018

Japan looking to hire 30-40k skilled workers: Consul-General

Japan needs as many as five lakh skilled professionals from India for the IT, medicine and services sectors, according to the Japanese-Consul General in Bengaluru, Takayuki Kitagawa. He also hopes tha

06 Aug 2018

Will Bengaluru see 'exodus of musicians' soon?

The ban on live music has raised the hackles of musicians and pub and bar owners in the city, but , many people who depend on the industry directly for their livelihood are suffering a great deal.

02 Aug 2018

Class 10 government school students score below average

Bengaluru may be the nerve centre of the state and an educational hub, but it looks like it’s class 10 students in government and aided schools, have a lot of catching up to do.

02 Aug 2018

Bring out the thrill seeker in you at the Adventure Film Fest

Here’s some good news for adventure junkies and thrill seekers in the city. For the first time here, the Adventure Film Festival is being conducted that will show an array of award-winning

28 Jul 2018

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.

21 Jul 2018