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Think before you choose

Think before you If we were set out to buy a mobile phone, but instea

29 Aug 2017

Coach calling

These were the pick of the queries received via WhatsApp and answered by life coach Adarsh Basavaraj. Keep them coming!

06 Mar 2017

TCS partners with ICT Academy

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS),  a global IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation announced a partnership with the ICT Academy, an initiative of the Government of India in collabo

06 Mar 2017

Hope is not lost for aphasia patients

Parvathi Benu learns about aphasia and how specialists from the US are helping patients talk

06 Mar 2017

Following in the footsteps of giants

Sharon Joy, granddaughter of heart surgeon Dr K M Cherian, talks to Jasmine Jerald about the loss of her father, the opportunity to attend global conferences and more

06 Mar 2017

Oscar acceptance speeches

The 89th Academy Awards witnessed quite an unusual drama that had the Twitterati use the hashtag #OscarBlunder in their tweets.

06 Mar 2017

The journey from Banihal to Baramulla

The Unreserved: A peek into the general compartment                                 &nb

IIT grad Samarth Mahajan’s docu The Unreserved takes a look inside crowded trains, finds Mathew Joy Mathew

06 Mar 2017

What we need to do to up our education standards...

Deepak Mehrotra, Managing Director, Pearson India shares his views on what our country needs to do to be globally relevant

06 Mar 2017

Across the Universe through his deep lens

Mathew Joy Mathew talks to Navneeth Unnikrishnan about his far out love for deep space photography

06 Mar 2017

The Godfather who became a VC

As Sahol Hamid takes over as the new Vice-Chancellor of BS Abdur Rahman University in Chennai, Blessy Mathew Prasad spends some time listening to his journey from being a Malay gangster to the first f

06 Mar 2017

Antony S Pathadan and Nilin Babu
Tender coconut in a sachet

Meera Suresh finds out how NaturUp is melding nature and technology to create new-age natural products

06 Mar 2017

The power of belief

Belief is powerful, it makes you do incredible things.

06 Mar 2017

Rubber industry calling!

RSDC and Hindustan University’s new programme will provide youngsters the necessary skills to join the rubber industry, finds Blessy Mathew Prasad

06 Mar 2017

SAFE’s student committee
In Bengaluru’s ‘SAFE’ hands

The SAFE helpline ensures that you’ll never feel unsafe when you’re in Electronic City, finds Parvathi Benu

06 Mar 2017

Marvelling at the cosmos, one star at a time

Dr Roberto Trotta, theoretical cosmologist talks to Jasmine Jerald about the universe, cosmology, and life on other planets

06 Mar 2017

A customer takes LoopFit for a spin
Fitness meets virtual reality

Loop Reality, a Hyderabad-based start-up, is introducing VR into the world of daily fitness, finds Sri Lakshmi Muttevi

06 Mar 2017

Conference on innovation at Ramakrishnan college

Atwo-day international conference on innovations in Engineering, Technology and Science was held at K Ramakrishnan College of Engineering on February 24 and 25.

06 Mar 2017

Guest lecture at SA Engg College

Civil Engineering students of the college were trained in the basics of concrete technology

06 Mar 2017

Coach calling

These were the pick of the queries received via WhatsApp and answered by life coach Adarsh Basavaraj. Keep them coming!

27 Feb 2017

Hyphenated words

What is the difference in meaning between these two phrases: i) hazardous-waste management and ii) hazardous waste management?  In the first phrase ‘hazardous-waste management’, the waste is hazardous

27 Feb 2017

Need some career advice? Ask Mani

am an engineer in Computer Science. What are the options available for me to become a scientist in Space Science? Your best option is to opt for the Indian…

27 Feb 2017

Brahmeswara Temple, Bhubaneswar
Odisha’s architecture in a hardcover

Seema Rajpal talks to Dr Soumyendu Shankar Ray about his book that unveils Odisha’s gems of architecture.

27 Feb 2017

Going wild with wheelies

What keeps a biker going even after he’s broken bones?  Kovai’s stunt biker Sathyaraj shares his story with Mathew Joy Mathew

27 Feb 2017

Nitika Gadura (extreme left) with the other winners
Doodling for a safer internet

Nitika Gadura’s doodle made her one of the winners of Google’s Web Rangers competition, finds Parvathi Benu

27 Feb 2017

Why you need IT certification in this day and age

The government’s latest push on digital India opens up a vast array of employment opportunities for our young graduates.

27 Feb 2017

Putting every child on the same stage

These kids from Bengaluru are creating an environment of inclusivity through their plays, finds Blessy Mathew Prasad

27 Feb 2017

Andersson alomg with SRM Chancellor T R Pachamuthu and others
‘Knowledge is now global’

NTU President Bertil Andersson spoke at the Special Convocation held at SRM University recently

27 Feb 2017

Eshan Hilal in one of his poses
Meet the real Mr Delhi Belly!

Parvathi Benu chats up Eshan Hilal, who is among the few male belly dancers around

27 Feb 2017

Winners of the Transparence grand finale in Chennai
Designing smart spaces

The country’s best architects battled it out to create  space in motion. Blessy Mathew Prasad looks them up

27 Feb 2017

Gender benders on your FB wall

Two 20-year-old students are fighting against gender inequality and patriarchy through art and a Facebook page, finds Parvathi Benu

27 Feb 2017

Inauguration of the Adi Shankara Young Scientist Awards 2017
Student scientists make a mark

The Adi Shankara Young Scientist Awards 2017 recognised the contributions of young scientists and provided them opportunities to grow

27 Feb 2017

‘Love me tinder’ do dating apps work?

Today, I thought I’d discuss about something that has caught on as a result of the digital era on one hand and the franctic attempt to find a soulmate on the other. Call me crazy, but somewhere I feel that some

20 Feb 2017

An aeromodel in motion during the airshow
All set for a model fly-by

Sahyadri College’s event Aerophilia has opened avenues for aviation courses, finds M Raghuram

20 Feb 2017

Stuck in a rut

Monday morning blues, a term coined to indicate an intense displeasure of going to work. Surveys across several thousand employees reveal that less than fifteen percent of the global workforce actuall

20 Feb 2017

The survival of the funniest

Comedian Naveen Richard narrates the funny tale that is his life to Parvathi Benu
 

20 Feb 2017

A photograph showing the moon’s surface Courtesy: Dr Ken Johnston
Space jammin’ with NASA’s nemesis Ken Johnston

Trainer to the astronauts Dr Ken Johnston discusses Neil Armstrong, aliens and NASA’s transparency with Parvathi Benu

20 Feb 2017

Volunteers talking to the visitors at the zoo
They didn’t just buy a zoo,  they did something cooler

Animal lovers can now feed their passion by volunteering at this zoo, finds Sri Lakshmi Muttevi

20 Feb 2017

Making the world a better place for all

A group of Coimbatore-based students have come together to fight off social evils and raise funds to help the needy through their trust ‘Maattram’. Rachel S M Windsor finds out

20 Feb 2017

Uncovering the secrets of the deep
 

Scuba diver and underwater cinematographer, Sumer Verma shares his journey with Mathew Joy Mathew
 

20 Feb 2017

Team Bengaluru FC
‘I am kind of a bully’

Tushar Kaushik talks to Sunil Chhetri, the force behind the Indian football team and captain of Bengaluru FC, about life on and off the football field

20 Feb 2017