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Nov 03 2014
ONLINE SHOPPING IN BANGALORE
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Online shopping is a craze in Bengaluru, but it has its own pitfalls. You need to know the do’s and don’ts of online shopping in order to have a pleasant shopping experience and get value for your money.
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Apr 20 2012
THE GREAT INDIAN DOG SHOW
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In the age of pugs and Chihuahuas Indian breed of dogs have been ignored. But a bunch of Bangaloreans are adopting these dogs and showing them off proudly.
Feb 23 2012
JAPAN HABBA 2012
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Kimonos come in varieties. Origami has been adopted quite happily by Indians. Sushi is just one of the food items from Japan. A few glimpses from 2012’s Japan Habba.
Jan 30 2012
ART FOR ALL
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In its ninth edition, Chitra Santhe is drawing double the number of people. What sort of art are people buying here?
Jan 28 2011
BENGALURU’S 2ND ANNUAL KITES FESTIVAL
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Colourful kites dotted the blue skies of the city on Republic day. Over ten thousand people participated in the annual kites festival.
Nov 03 2010
TEACH THEM YOUNG
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CRY is conducting street theatre workshop for school children. The idea is to educate them about rights through creative and interactive theatre.
Aug 12 2010
REVIVING A TRADITION
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Salt, glitter, coffee power, flower petals and even fruits! These were just some of the materials used by participants at a rangoli contest held in Basavangudi.
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Jun 17 2010
COLOURS COMMERCE CHAOS
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Deepti Sarma takes you to the nooks and crannies of Commercial Street, exploring the variety of goods the shopping arcade has to offer.
Apr 16 2010
POTTERING IN THE CITY
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Deepti Sarma looks at options for learning pottery, trying her hand at an art that only looks easy. A feature on pottery with tips on how to get started.
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Mar 10 2010
NAMMA SANTHE
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Navachetana organised its first namma santhe on March 7th at Doddabommasandra. The monthly morning market for organic and earth friendly products is planned to be held on one Sunday of every month.
Nov 12 2009
BANGALORE BOOK FESTIVAL 2009
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Be it famous titles of famous authors or innovative work of new writers, it was all there under one roof. Worth a visit, but don't expect anything very different.
Sep 25 2009
GOMBE HABBA
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Despite busy schedules, many Bangaloreans have kept bombe displays in their homes. A chance to keep tradition live and display artistic creativity, it brings families and friends in a joyful get-together.
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Jul 30 2009
TRADITIONAL GAMES
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Who plays traditional board games like alugulimane nowadays? Well some enthusiastic people did just that this weekend in a board games tournament.
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Jun 18 2009
DUATHLON
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The city’s runners and cyclists, veterans as well as first timers, participated in India's first duathlon last Sunday.
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Apr 27 2009
WORLD HERITAGE DAY
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Deepti Sharma sets out on a fun heritage hunt in Gavipuram and finds history in unusual places.
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Feb 16 2009
AERO INDIA 2009
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Bangalore hosted Aero India 2009, Asia's premier air show and the Yelahanka air force station saw 50 international delegations as well as local visitors.
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Dec 30 2008
EVENT REVIEW
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Peace and harmony are the overriding themes in two different forms of art- painting and dancing, seen in the city recently.
Nov 04 2008
MUSIC AND CUBBON PARK
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The bandstand at Cubbon Park was once a meeting place for the city's music lovers. Read on about an NGO's efforts to revive its musical weekends.
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Oct 30 2008
EARTHY ART
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An exhibition of unusual photographs of stones by the riverside make for interesting viewing on a lazy rainy afternoon for the city’s art lovers.
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Sep 15 2008
VOICES FROM THE WATERS
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Water takes many colours and forms and has many stories to tell. A film festival dedicated to the theme is currently on at the Central College campus.