From the newsroom of Akshata Chonkar, Alexander Thomas, Arindam  Sinha, Joan Cherian, Co Media Lab Summer Interns 2017

SBSB App faces authorisation issues

Swachh Bharat Swachh Bengaluru is collaboration between The Forward Foundation and BJP for Better Bengaluru. Their primary aim is to make Bengaluru litter-free. So, only a few days after the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was launched, »

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Price cap of film tickets now official

  Recently, movie ticket prices in Karnataka were capped at Rs 200 . A well speculated order, ever since it was hinted in the budget in early April; and the movie goers are all for »

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A peek into the world of weed market

Marijuana is grown in and around the city and sold to the smokers in the city. A quick peek into the world of weeds. »

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Irregular and filled with sludge, the water in this slum carries the brunt of the summer water crisis in Bengaluru

Here is a report on the water problems faced by residents of LR nagar slum Summer in Bengaluru has been characterised by the shortage of water from all the water sources across the city. In »

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Know Your Stars and learn from them too

Experience a world that is beyond our reach, yet which is brought ever so close to us, to learn, enjoy and marvel at the beauty of creation. The large dome of the Sky theatre in »

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A day in the life of a Barber

  Ajay Rai. You might have heard this name before. But no, we are not talking about the UP based politician. But, today, we dive into the daily life of a humble 27 year old »

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Of hawkers, roses and stickers

What does it mean to run after cars and bikes on traffic-ridden roads, to make ends meet during adolescence? Stare out of the bus or car at any traffic signal in Bengaluru, and you will »

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These film societies are giving documentary watching a unique new flair

Responsible citizens have begun to devote more time to social causes that can be bettered through conversation, debate and discourse. The use of cinema in highlighting such issues is being supported by many film societies »

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How to deal with admission stress

It is that time of the year again. 12th graders have graduated; and are hunting for colleges. This can be a stressful period for the entire family. Here are a few tips on how to »

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Pourakarmikas stage protest for better working conditions

Workers gathered from all over the city at Town Hall, in a united front against the unjust labour laws and the injustices they face. On May Day, pourakarmikas working in Bengaluru staged a protest demanding »

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