Lessons on covering LGBTQ issues

It’s no secret the media loves drama. Sensationalising sexual minorities for shock value has become the norm in media with little representation of the normal, everyday lives almost all of them realistically live or the »


These olde Bengaluru houses

Cuddappah tiles, red oxide, limestone walls, huge verandas, skylights… these old houses of Bengaluru built in Art Deco style have a grace and charm rarely found in newer buildings. »


A conversation with a Corporator

When I was asked to visit a corporator and understand his work and expenses, I was excited. Corporators are elected members of the Municipal Corporation. They are expected to take care of their ward’s development »



Pichavaram, near Chidambaram in Cuddalore District, is the second largest mangrove forest in the world and is around two hundred and twelve kilometers from Chennai. Though not as famous as the backwaters in Kerala, it »


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, »