Abhishek Angad
Dec 12 2012
SPORTS EDUCATION IN SCHOOLS
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Abhishek Angad
Bengaluru’s impact on India’s sporting scene in badminton, tennis, cricket and hockey is now being followed by pioneering firms pushing for focussed sports education in city schools.
Nov 16 2012
BUYER’S GUIDE TO WASHING MACHINES
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Abhishek Angad
There are different types of washing machines, which differ on power and water consumption, capacity and maintenance costs. Here’s how to choose what you need.
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Nov 16 2012
MANAGING DENGUE FEVER
Abhishek Angad
Is platelet availability for Dengue patients, a problem in Bangalore? When should transfusion be done really?
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Nov 09 2012
RAILWAYS AND FESTIVAL BOOKINGS
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Abhishek Angad
Several million people travelled out of Bengaluru during October, with trains to North India running jammed. Touts made hay. One activist is demanding long term action.
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Nov 07 2012
BENGALURU SUSTAINIBILITY JAM 2012
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Abhishek Angad
The Bengaluru edition of a global event on sustainability, turned up some wacky ideas and a few practical ones!
Oct 10 2012
INTERVIEW WITH KRUTHIKA LAKSHMAN, BASKET BALL PLAYER
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Abhishek Angad
Kruthika Lakshman has been playing Basketball since 2003, the recent Ekalavya award, is quite the morale booster for her. Here she shares her experiences and talks about what can be improved to produce better quality players.
Oct 02 2012
PARENTS VS SCHOOL SAGA
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Abhishek Angad
In a telling story of parents facing lack of transparency in school matters, this institution hiked its fees, lost a High Court verdict, changed it’s name and affilitation and hiked fees again.
Oct 02 2012
BANGALORE MYSORE EXPRESSWAY AT COURTS AGAIN
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Abhishek Angad
It is a massive 147-page complaint with an annexure running into 3,368 pages. T J Abraham’s case currently at the Lokayukta Court names the who’s who of Bangalore's politicos.
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Oct 02 2012
INTERVIEW: R R CHERLA, AUTHOR OF DEVIL'S ETHER
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Abhishek Angad
Do you update your status message on social networking sites with every single detail of the day? Do you download apps that can access your profile? Watch out..
Sep 24 2012
VIOLENCE AGAINST THE ELDERLY
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Abhishek Angad
With youngsters moving away for jobs, safety of those left behind becomes a concern. Though technology and law enforcement can play a role here, community participation becomes a key factor.
Sep 12 2012
YOUNG PROFESSIONALS ALLEGE HARASSMENT BY BANGALORE TRAFFIC POLICE
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Abhishek Angad
After their notes recounting harassment went viral on social media, both senior police officials and mainstream media took note of the incident.
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Sep 07 2012
A CONVERSATION WITH THE FOUNDER OF DISCOUNTPANDIT
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Abhishek Angad
He dropped out of college because he believed he was better off being an entrepreneur. His venture is the platform where both buyers and vendors get a good deal, while he makes his moolah.
Sep 04 2012
DRAG RACING KEEPS THEM AWAKE
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Abhishek Angad
Residents have to put up with youngsters doing wheeling late at night. Increasing theft cases and violent retaliation when confronted are a norm here. Police say, they will act if there is a written complaint.
Sep 04 2012
Blog: Check outs
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If you are craving for a good scrumptious meal yet with less spices, Bengali cuisine is the right thing to try. The food, originating from West Bengal, predominantly has fish, vegetables and lentils, and is mostly served with rice, Luchi or pooris...
Aug 29 2012
GOOD NEWS
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Abhishek Angad
After over a year’s struggle, Bank of Baroda colony residents have some peace.
Aug 27 2012
BBMP REFUSES TO CLEAR UP STORM WATER DRAIN
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Abhishek Angad
Every monsoon, residents of Garvebhavi Palya go through the routine of flooded homes and squishy roads. This year is no different.
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Aug 27 2012
Blog: Check outs
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Havelock, in JP Nagar 5th Phase, though multicuisine, largely serves Mangalorean and North Indian food. This month-old restaurant has all the usual fare. The menu is extensive especially for non-vegetarians. The recommended dish for non-vegetarian...
Aug 24 2012
EXODUS OF PEOPLE OF FROM NORTH EASTERN STATES
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Abhishek Angad
More than 20,000 people fled the city over rumours of violence. Why was there such widespread panic? What could have stopped them?
Aug 20 2012
DON’T BURY YOUR EYES
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Abhishek Angad
Almost an entire school marched to create awareness about eye donation. Some of the students also decided to pledge their eyes at the end of it.
Aug 18 2012
NORTHEAST EXODUS
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Abhishek Angad
Restaurants, retail chains and spas have been hit according to some business owners in the city. This even as Police are confirming the first arrests were made on Thursday night.
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Aug 17 2012
DR P S RAMKUMAR
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Abhishek Angad
Dr Ramkumar realised that building hardware alone cannot bridge the healthcare gap, he started his own R&D firm target India-customised tech innovations for elders.
Aug 16 2012
JP NAGAR MURDERS
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Abhishek Angad
Citizen Matters spoke to Deputy Commissioner of Police (Bengaluru South) Sonia Narang on the elders’ murder case at JP Nagar last week.
Aug 13 2012
Blog: Check outs
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Looking for a fresh Mediterranean snacks that’s vegetarian? Alright folks, Tahini Garden at Jayanagar offers you the combination. The name is inspired from tahini, a sauce prepared from sesame seeds. The food draws its inspiration...
Aug 06 2012
REVIEW OF THE PLAY FOREST
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Abhishek Angad
Elements of fantasy and reality merged in this play. With cast largely made up of children, it made for good watch.
Aug 03 2012
NIMMA NEIGHBOUR
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Abhishek Angad
There was once a barren land. Though it belonged to the people, they had no rights. Her husband fought for that land and got it back. She turned it into a beautiful park for everyone.