The ‘Cauvery’ that matters to me!

It was year 1992, I was staying in Rajajinagar 4th block  on the north side of Bangalore now very famously named as “Dr.Rajkumar Road” The street was always bustling with what you call as “Peak traffic” then, may be the daily routine of 7 fiat cars and 6 ambassadors and about a dozen of Bajaj…

Informally Formal!- By Abhishek Iyengar

I recently had a chance to have a in-formal “friendly” talk with one of the Police Inspectors of Karnataka police, ya the word “friendly” now might scare us! But indeed it was a informal chat with no uniforms around nor the authentic “khakhi” style.. Sitting at city’s coffee day meant to be more in-demand amongst…

Being a Kannadiga on Nov 1st- By Abhishek Iyengar

Karnataka Celebrated Kannada rajotsava on November 1st, Ah! Well very proud Kannadigas did repent the fact that November 1st was a Sunday and they were ripped of one calendar day holiday. Anyway “Kannada maatadu, Kannada usiraadu.. Kannada alavadisu.. Kannada na belasu..” Well great poets and writers stressed upon. The marking of start of the state…

The King of Partition By Abhishek Iyengar

Go back to history! and you will recall probably the ever green moment when Mohammad Ali Jinaah claimed pakistan to be a separate country! Muslim league felt the  necessity of an independent Muslim nation and voila! Pakistan was formed. Almost 62 years after jinaah was again responsible for a partition and this tine inside BJP! Now…

Pro-Linguistic struggle or Fame?- By Sriharsha

“A Special Story- Calling for peace!” Demonstrations, strikes, slogans and what not, how many times have u witnessed our pro linguistic activist fighting for their rights or as they put it ‘our rights’. This is not any ordinary struggle; this is a struggle against our language our dignity and a new wave is created every…

Whatever Happens- Guest Article By Milana Jagadish

I’m a Software Test engineer and by qualification I have done by B.E in Biotechnology. As you can all see there’s no logical link between what I have studied and what I am doing and I know there are many others who are like me in this respect. Many a times I think what the…

Indian of Today- By Dr. Sanjay Sharma- Guest Article

The Indian today is made of many things – culture, history, DNA, etc. If you just turn the focus inwards, it’ll be clear as day that not all of these have got together to make us the perfect people walking on earth. But let us think for a while what we are that others aren’t…