Tania Thomas

Sari, not sorry: drapes that go beyond gender and caste

Karnataka’s women cops have been told to wear khaki shirts and pants in place of saris.

05 Nov 2018

This show is the purr-fect place to trace cat’s family

The three main judges from the WCF are of German, French and Italian nationalities.

03 Nov 2018

Construction work steals hostelers' sleep in IISc Bengaluru

Until August this year, the construction work did not affect boarders, but it was the noisy work that would go on till 8pm that has started bothering students.

17 Oct 2018

Bringing conversations of inclusion to the mainstream

His personal journey of raising a child with cerebral palsy gave him deep insights about the unequal world we were living in.

17 Oct 2018

Beyond religion... Muslim and Catholic girls to be worshipped as Durga

On Navami, the ninth day of the festival, a Kumari Puja will be conducted where 17 young girls, below the age of 12, will be worshipped.

16 Oct 2018

Pandal hopping for the homesick Bengali 

The large Bengali population in the city – approximately eight to ten lakh people – are spoilt for choice with around 120 Pujos that are being organised in the city, 30 of which are done on a large-sc

15 Oct 2018

Come visit Bangalore's virtual 'Kolkata' at Monkey bar

October is here and so are the festivities of both Pujo and Navratri.

13 Oct 2018

Passion drives him to achieve a ‘power’ful goal

At 4 am every morning, N Eshwara sets out from Mysuru on a Bengaluru-bound train to reach the City Railway Station where he works as a mechanic.

08 Oct 2018

Grieving Bengaluru couple’s foundation spreads road safety awareness

Bengaluru parents, who lost their child in a road mishap four years ago, struggle for justice while also running their foundation - named after their daughter Arundhati - to campaign for good roads. 

01 Oct 2018

What’s the right age to write?

Play schools that were originally meant for children to play, eat and sleep have been converted to pre-schools, where they are introduced to formative learning as soon as they are able to speak.

24 Sep 2018

Main Shayar Toh Nahi gave me my break in film industry: Shailendra Singh

Shailendra Singh was in his second year in Film Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, when he got his break in the film industry.

24 Sep 2018

AIR tunes in to digital India 

AIR, Mysuru came into existence in 1935, by a professor from the University of Mysore, and very soon evolved into a professional broadcasting institution.

19 Sep 2018

Kalkere lake starts frothing again, dead fish float on surface

BWSSB chairman Tushar Girinath says that the water that gets discharged by the STP near the lake is treated, but the water that is discharged into other lakes is not treated.

17 Sep 2018

No rules despite many sewage treatment plants deaths

The lack of guidelines — inevitably meaning lack of awareness among the apartment dwellers on safety protocols — means similar deaths waiting to happen every now and then.

15 Sep 2018

Film names served on a platter

Based On A True Story –Bistro, a movie-themed restaurant, was founded by film and food enthusiasts, Prashanth Nair and Malini Mohan.

08 Sep 2018