Mar 16 2017
AIR POLLUTION WORKSHOP IN BENGALURU
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News Desk
Bengaluru is following Delhi in terms of air pollution. What can air pollution do to us? Who is measuring the air pollution? How to control it? Get to know all about it, this Saturday.
Feb 07 2017
Blog: Puttenahalli Post
PNLIT Fundraiser concert ' Padma Bhushan Sudha Ragunathan sings for Puttenahalli Lake'  is here ! 'Without music, life would be a mistake,' said Neitzsche. 'Without water, there would be no life,' they say. Sudha Ragunathan , Sangita...
Dec 16 2016
Blog: Deepa's jottings
It's always very enjoyable to watch the colours and festivities at a temple, whether or not one is reliigiously inclined. Standing across the road from the Sai Baba temple in Jayanagar 4th T Block, I caught the saint looking out over the votive bell...
Oct 01 2016
SWACHH UTSAV ACROSS THE CITY
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News Desk
If you want to pitch in to make your city cleaner this October 2nd, here's a list of drives around the city that you can join!
Sep 26 2016
DAANUTSAV 2016
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Archana Srinivasan
It is in giving that we receive the most, say the wise. As Bengaluru joins the country in celebrating DaanUtsav 2016, here's a list of opportunities for you to experience that joy!
May 27 2016
NANDI HILLATHON 2016
Reena Pillai
Looking to raise funds to support a specific cause in your neighbourhood? You can do so by participating in the Nandi Hillathon and help restore Nandi Hills too!
Apr 20 2016
Blog: I Change Indira Nagar
If you love nature, like walking among trees and flowers, and want to know more about our green heritage, this is the walk for you. If you know absolutely nothing about trees or nature, you will find this walk fun and eye-opening. It is hot and...
Apr 06 2016
DAY TRIP AROUND BENGALURU: ARTHIPURA
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Vanila Balaji
ASI Bangalore is working on archaeological excavations of ancient Jaina vestiges at Arthipura near Kokkare Bellur. Vanila Balaji shares a snapshot.
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Apr 01 2016
PLASTIC BAN CELEBRATIONS
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Malini Parmar
Citizens have joined their hands to celebrate the government's move to ban single use disposable plastic items. Join them at Freedom Park on April 2nd.
Mar 29 2016
BHUMIKA: THE SMITA PATIL RETROSPECTIVE
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Surabhi Shastry
Attend this film festival that pays homage to the life and cinema of national award winning actor, the late Smita Patil. Nine of her films are being screened, including the Kannada movie, Anveshane.
Mar 18 2016
REPAIR CAFE IN BENGALURU
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Purna Sarkar
Participate in the 5th edition of Repair Café on March 19th, to relive the long-forgotten joy of repairing things.
Mar 17 2016
APARTMENTADDA WORKSHOP: NEIGHBORHOODS OF TOMORROW
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Ganga Madappa
ApartmentADDA is a hosting a workshop on the various aspects of managing an apartment complex. The workshop will be held on Saturday, March 19 at the TERI Complex in Domlur.
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Feb 10 2016
THE COMMON PURPOSE CHALLENGE
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Miriam Chohan
Bengaluru is home to a large number of people who actively participate in working with the authorities to better the city. Here is a challenge that's looking to inspire more people to join the tribe.
Dec 31 2015
TRAFFIC ARRANGEMENTS FOR NEW YEAR'S EVE
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News Desk
In anticipation of the crowds in the MG Road area on New Year's eve, the Bengaluru Traffic Police has made alternate arrangements for traffic flow, parking, etc. They have also appealed that citizens who are driving, refrain from consuming alcohol.
Dec 25 2015
A GUIDE TO BENGALURU’S CHURCHES
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Pavithra Ashok Kumar
Wondering what you can do this Christmas? A walk through some of Bengaluru's oldest churches may just be the thing to get you in the right spirit.
Nov 28 2015
Blog: Connected Lives
Call me old-fashioned, but flea markets at malls leave me cold. For me, true celebration happens when communities and families chip in, not for themselves but to help others. And how better to ring in the season of giving...
Nov 26 2015
INDIA’S FIRST REPAIR CAFE
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Ganga Madappa
Purna Sarkar and Antara Mukherji start a new initiative to give broken household things a new lease of life. Get things fixed, meet people and even learn how to repair stuff at India’s first Repair Cafe on 28th November.
Nov 21 2015
BANGALORE LITERATURE FESTIVAL 2015
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Sridevi Rao
BLF, India's second largest literary conclave, is to be held on December 5th and 6th. Themes for this edition include the growing intolerance in the country, and the refashioning of historical characters, among others.
Nov 13 2015
ART GALLERIES IN BENGALURU
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Pavithra Ashok Kumar
If you have an eye for the visual arts, you're in luck. Namma Bengaluru is home to several art galleries which showcase a plethora of work. Here are some of the must-visit galleries in the city.
Oct 27 2015
RED CROSS' ENABLE MAKE-A-THON
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Deepali Gaur
Working on finding solutions to challenges faced by the disabled in rural areas? Apply for the Enable Makeathon by Nov 15 for the opportunity to see your idea through to fruition.
Oct 26 2015
WHAT HAPPENS TO THE GANESHA IDOLS?
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Vaidya R
During Ganesha Habba, there are grand processions to neighbourhood lakes to immerse the idols. But what happens to them once the festival is over?
Sep 23 2015
BANGALORE BUSINESS LITERATURE FESTIVAL
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Sangeeth Varghese
The first edition of the Bangalore Biz LitFest hopes to motivate the city's executives and give them a break from the daily rigmarole. Here's how it all came about.
Sep 18 2015
DAAN UTSAV: IN AID OF THE HOMELESS
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Devi Roopshekar
Would you consider sleeping out of your home? Participate in Under The Stars to experience the realities of the homeless, and help NGOs working to provide them shelter.
Sep 17 2015
OPEN STREETS INITIATIVE IN HSR LAYOUT
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Ganga Madappa
A government move to make HSR Layout vehicle-free for one day has been met with support and criticisms. What’s the big deal about Open Streets?
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Sep 16 2015
Blog: Puttenahalli Post
Thank god it didn't rain! We never thought we would say this but it was important that the early evening of Sat. 12th Sept remained nice and dry. "Keshavraju Thippaswamy" wanted a drum above everything else. Would he get it was the question...
Sep 15 2015
TEDXBANGALORE: ALL OR NOTHING
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Charanya Chidambaram
Join leading thinkers, visionaries and doers of the city at Tedx Bangalore on October 4th. The theme for this year is 'All or Nothing'.
 
 

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