Poornima Dasharathi
Apr 09 2013
MLASPEAK: NARENDRA BABU, MAHALAKSHMI LAYOUT
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Poornima Dasharathi
In an exclusive interview to Citizen Matters, MLA of Mahalakshmi Layout expresses his unhappiness about the inadequacy of the LAD funds.
Mar 06 2013
BANGALORE GOLF CLUB
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Poornima Dasharathi
The Bangalore Golf Club, started by the English more than a century ago, is a landmark institution. Poornima Dasharathi listens to the story of the club and its course through history.
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Jan 30 2013
THE HISTORY OF ROCKET SCIENCE
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Poornima Dasharathi
Poornima Dasharathi attends a talk on the history of rockets and is surprised to find some of the earliest technology can be traced to its roots in the kingdom of Mysore.
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Mar 02 2012
MALLESHWARAM MAPPING PROJECT
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Poornima Dasharathi
This ambitious project aims to create environmentally conscious pedestrian and bicycle friendly locality. Will it work?
Nov 07 2011
LALBAGH'S BOTANICAL TREASURE FOUND
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Poornima Dasharathi
The nineteenth century paintings and sketches lost to neglect have now been painstakingly restored. If government machinery works fast enough public might get a glimpse of it soon.
Sep 19 2011
SUSTAINABLE TRAVEL OPTIONS
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For the eco-conscious traveller looking something different, there are plenty of possibilities. The Un(t)ravel event brought together travel experts and enthusiasts.
May 18 2011
KEMPEGOWDA MUSEUM
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The Kempegowda Museum presents interesting facets about Bengaluru's founder and also chronicles the city's evolution. But having been just inaugurated, it has a long way to go, finds Poornima Dasharathi, this World Museum Day.
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Jul 22 2010
MALLESWARAM MEMORIES
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Poornima Dasharathi and Bhanu Sridharan
A short film on one of Malleswaram's Sampige Road. Listen to memories and rare stories on the history of this prominent road.
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Jun 19 2010
Blog: Dashing through the streets
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Travelling by Auto is not all about noise & pollution. A few things do make you smile;like this one at Mekhri Circle   and this one on Queens road ⊕
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Apr 21 2010
PRESERVING CITY MONUMENTS
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Poornima Dasharathi
NGOs, citizens and local politicians joined cause on April 18th to preserve major heritage spots in Basavanagudi. Citizen Matters chipped in too.
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Mar 12 2010
Blog: Dashing through the streets
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  After mindlessly surfing the networking world, I finally thought I'll write something. What then shall I write about? The current hot topics are Women's Reservation Bill & IPL. Forget IPL, everyone wants to write about it - whether...
Dec 29 2009
ANTIQUE COLLECTOR
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Poornima Dasharathi
Ramprasad's collection includes a rare Chinese vase, Beidermeier glasses which are around 150 years old and a painting by the famous court painter Hanumaiyya and more.
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Dec 16 2009
LOCAL HERITAGE
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The 1000 year old Begur temple, just a few kilometres from Silk Board junction, houses one of the earliest inscriptions referring to the city called Bengaluru!
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Nov 27 2009
PARIKRMA SCHOOL-CISCO INITIATIVE
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Poornima Dasharathi
In a remarkable and inspirational development, school children from low-income families in Bengaluru shone at the recent TEDIndia conference at Mysore.
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Aug 31 2009
AUDIO GUIDE
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Listen to this quick podcast and let Poornima Dasharathi take you down the Bangalore's most famous park.
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Aug 27 2009
PHOTO EXHIBITION
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Cooke town to Malleswaram, Russell market to Avenue Road – you can travel around Bangalore in just an hour and a half, in this exhibition featuring the works of 15 photographers.
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Jul 17 2009
EXHIBITION
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Poornima Dasharathi
The here-today-gone-tomorrow concept has its own advantages. Learn about the Spirited Caravans exhibition now going on in the city. It closes on 20th July.
Jul 13 2009
YELAHANKA MLA
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Meet the first time MLA of Yelahanka constituency, S R Vishwanath.
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Jul 02 2009
Blog: Dashing through the streets
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The photo speaks for itself.     ⊕
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Jul 01 2009
ST JOSEPH’S ARTS AND SCIENCE COLLEGE
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Poornima Dasharathi
This May, Bangalore lost a piece of its history when St Joseph’s Arts and Science College's old building on Residency Road was brought down.
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Jun 23 2009
THE LAST MYSORE PRADHAN
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From being a Pradhan in the Raj era to becoming the chairman of Kolar Gold Fields near Bengaluru, M A Sreenivasan had witnessed and experienced events that shaped India’s destiny.
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May 28 2009
MAHALAKSHMI LAYOUT MLA
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Meet NL Narendra Babu, an actor turned politician and MLA of Mahalakshmi Layout.
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Apr 30 2009
GREEN HERITAGE
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An interview with Vijay Thiruvady, the man whose passion for preserving nature is evident in the two books he has compiled.
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Apr 24 2009
WORLD HERITAGE DAY
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The INTACH organised walk in the Bangalore Fort last Saturday busted some myths and threw up some interesting facts.
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Apr 21 2009
Blog: Dashing through the streets
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The Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) had organised a cultural program in the beautiful lawns of the Bangalore Fort on April 18 th , the World Heritage Day.   It was an evening affair. Though it was the...