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


SBSB App faces authorisation issues

May 30, 2017 Arindam Deepak Sinha 0

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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BPAC Spotter breaks the curse

May 1, 2017 Arindam Deepak Sinha 0

BPAC SPOTTER is an application developed by Bangalore Political Action Committee. It was created to allow concerned citizen to complain directly to the civil agencies. Sounds familiar? Well, BBMP Sahaaya is also an app of »

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BBMP Sahaaya fails to impress

April 30, 2017 Arindam Deepak Sinha 1

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP)’s official application, BBMP Sahaaya was developed with an intention to provide a safe forum for citizens to lodge complaints. It has over 10,000 downloads, and an overall rating of »

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Box office Bang: Bahubali

April 29, 2017 Joan Elizabeth Cherian 0

On the second day of the release, people paid double or three times more than the normal ticket price to watch Bahubali.   It was the day the magnum opus Bahubali-2 was released. Jalaja and Hariprasad, »

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The Universe inside a theatre

April 27, 2017 Alexander Sam Thomas 0

The cosmos, as the name suggests, is a difficult system to study.The stars, planets, and the intricate galaxies have been a topic of fascination to everyone. The BASE (The Bangalore Association for Science Education) is »

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Regrouped- Uniting through Art

April 26, 2017 Akshata Jayant Chonkar 0

A unique exhibition by whetted artists and old friends, ‘Regrouped’ attempts to capture intangible emotions and philosophies through their eyes. When a few friends from the Bachelor’s in Fine Arts, 1996, decided to put up »

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Students look beyond engineering

April 25, 2017 Arindam Deepak Sinha 0

A recent shift in mindset has been noticed in PUC students . Many students, who initially  choose  science stream after 10th,  later jump into law, arts and commerce. It has been an ongoing trend amongst »

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Bengaluru: Then and Now

April 23, 2017 Alexander Sam Thomas 0

In celebration of World Heritage Day, an architectural walk was conducted by INTACH through the Fraser Town, Cooke Town and Richards Town areas. A group of 10-15 people of different professions and of various walks »

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Unfinished structures loom over Ulsoor lake

April 19, 2017 Akshata Jayant Chonkar 0

A peculiar, half-built structure that stands inside the boundary of Ulsoor Lake, right opposite the Marriage Registrar’s office of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike has been ignored by residents and passers-by. It has been visible in the area for over six months now.