Anisha Nair
Nov 28 2012
LPG FOR HOUSEHOLDS
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One of the first thing to be done when you move into a new house is getting an LPG connection. What are the options for getting cooking gas and how to apply.
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Oct 16 2012
MEDICAL INNOVATIONS IN BANGALORE
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It is not for nothing that Bengaluru is a leading medical tourism destination in the country. A pool of talented specalists doctors in the city’s major hospitals are lining up noteworthy accomplishments at the state and national levels.
Oct 10 2012
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If on a Sunday morning you want to spend your day with your dear ones away from the noisy city, do you have options other than Cubbon Park and Lalbagh? There are quite a few and not far from the city too. Shankaraa foundation on Kanakapura road...
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Oct 10 2012
INTERVIEW WITH BOOKSTALK FOUNDER
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Anisha Nair
Lack of time is one of the reasons for not reading up. How about if you can listen to books on the way to work? While waiting at the bus stop? Jay Zende, a Koramangala resident has come with just the solution for this.
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Oct 04 2012
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For some, it's a nostalgia of their cities and for some others, it's just something new to try. Prerna Soni, a professional who shifted to Bangalore recently, says, "I discovered these dosa stalls providing a wide range of dosas. I like them...
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Sep 27 2012
MYSORE TRADITIONAL PAINTINGS
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Anisha Nair
One painting takes months to finish and it also takes a toll on her health. But Prabha Mallesh continues to paint because she believes it keeps one rooted in culture.
Sep 25 2012
NEW VENUES FOR ROCK SHOWS AND BOOK FAIRS
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Anisha Nair
A space for all the rock concerts, consumer shows and political rallies now stands silent. While event organisers have found newer venues, the question - what will become of Palace grounds, still remains unanswered.
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Sep 24 2012
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Hot food is definitely tempting, what if it is smoking hot? A bed of minced meat cutlet with boiled vegetables with some great sauce and maybe mashed potatoes on the side, sizzling away at your table? That would be a Sizzler...
Sep 24 2012
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Being fit is the new mantra and Yoga is making a comeback. Currently young women in the age group of 20 to 35 are especially taking to Yoga. There are a variety of yoga styles, some modified to suit modern needs are available for all age...
Sep 15 2012
BMTC, KSRTC CALL OFF STRIKE
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Anisha Nair
After two days of drama, late on Friday night, the employees on strike and state government worked out a compromise. But the fact that the list of demands included basic facilities like access to food, water and shelter, apart from salary hikes says a lot about the system.
Sep 13 2012
OORVANI MEDIA’S MAIDEN BOOK RELEASE
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Anisha Nair
He spoke on his experiences as Karnataka Lokayukta and the role of an Ombudsman in a democracy. While Sanjay Vijayaraghavan explained "The Apartment law you must know".
Sep 13 2012
KSRTC AND BMTC’S ONE DAY STRIKE
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BMTC staff is demanding pay hike among other things. Though the officials said there will be adequate services, commuters were left at Auto drivers’ mercy.
Sep 11 2012
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Kannada is dying because of increasing usage of English language is an oft-repeated refrain. Many activists and Kannada lovers are trying to revive the charm of Kannada in various ways. Gaanchali bidi Kannada maathadi , a Facebook community has...
Sep 08 2012
ST MARY’S FEAST
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The city has witnessed the feast over a century now. The number of devotees attending has only gone up over the years.
Sep 05 2012
INDIA’S FIRST PARALYMPICS MEDAL
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Girisha is the toast of the nation now. But the success hasn’t come easy. Despite limited resources, he pushed himself to excel.
Sep 04 2012
NIMMA NEIGHBOUR - VIJAYAN MENON
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He believes that the responsibility of the citizens does not end with finding faults with the governance. There comes responsibility along with rights.
Sep 04 2012
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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...
Sep 03 2012
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Ganesh Chathurthi marks the start of the Hindu festive season of the year. How about starting it on an eco-friendly note? Every year, the rivers and lakes get polluted because of the chemicals used in...
Aug 29 2012
WORLD KITCHEN GARDEN DAY
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Anisha Nair
Organic gardening enthusiasts, experts and newbies alike, were at the Oota from your Thota mela at JP Nagar last Sunday, to celebrate World Kitchen Garden day.
Aug 29 2012
ECO FRIENDLY HOME IN HSR LAYOUT
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Open skylights within, lush green garden with lots of fruiting trees outside. Every little detail has been well thought out in this house.
Aug 29 2012
RESIDENTS UNHAPPY ABOUT DUMPING
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Anisha Nair
Silt and debris were being dumped in an open site. Confronting the dumper only led to altercation.
Aug 28 2012
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Onam is the harvest festival of Kerala. And when it comes to harvest, how can we miss out on the delicious goodies made out of these first crops? Rice, pulses, vegetables and sweet. It’s a combination of a lot of delicious delicacies put...
Aug 27 2012
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Imli or Tamarind - an important ingredient of gravies that brings a completely different flavour to the dish. Hence the name, Tamarind. The restaurant has branches in Indiranagar and Banaswadi. This restaurant is a part of the same group...
Aug 18 2012
LIVING IN BENGALURU: CITIZEN MATTERS BOOK LAUNCH
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Anisha Nair
Living in Bengaluru, the new Citizen Matters guide book for navigating the city was released at Jayanagar’s Prism Book Shop on Friday by MLA B N Vijayakumar.
Aug 13 2012
DR RAVI RALPH - CEO, LAKE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
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Anisha Nair
Dr Ravi Ralph, CEO of Lake Development Authority, shares his views on the development of lakes, what steps are being taken and how the work will progress for this process.