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The Narasinga Kingdom

Published on 20-Apr-2015

One of the most prominent features of the early European maps of India is the Kingdom of 'Narasinga' that covers ...

Articulations of empowerment

Published on 20-Apr-2015
VOICES OFWOMENMembers pledge to fight gender discrimination. PHOTO BY AUTHOR

The air at the house of Sarojini and Raju Poojary in Nellikar village was filled with slogans. As the confident voices echoed, women ...

Custodian of green heritage

Published on 20-Apr-2015
PLANT CONSERVATORY Glimpses of Teja nursery near Devanahalli

As one walks through NR Shetty's all-inclusive farm near Nelamangala, one cannot resist but enquire about the ...

Royal City's green umbrella

Published on 20-Apr-2015

Located by the side of Mysuru-T Narsipura Road in Chikkalli on the outskirts of Mysuru, is the Big Banyan Tree...

Right to a healthy life

Published on 20-Apr-2015
SOCIAL OBLIGATION Right to Live has provided life-saving medical treatment to around 50 people as of now.

No one should have to choose between eating, education and quality healthcare. And yet it's a decision many living in ...

Tech-savvy farmers reap rich dividends

Published on 20-Apr-2015
AMODERNTOUCH Ane-SAP extensionworker with a farmer. PHOTO BY AUTHOR

Technology has been a boon to world in a major fashion. Be it electronic devices or mechanical artifacts ...

Pot-in-pot refrigerator

Published on 13-Apr-2015

Summer is in and everyone wants something cool. Starting from cold water to milk to ice-cream and what not! Life revolves around refrigerator even as...

Black is beautiful at Tilmati

Published on 13-Apr-2015
NATURE'SWONDER Tilmati beach near Karwar; black sand seen on the beach. PHOTOS BY PRAMOD HARIKANT

With its serene surroundings, exhilarating morning breeze, shimmering sea waves and rippling sand, Tilmati Beach offers a refreshing view. Tilmati or the ...

Leaves of hope for the 'tree of life'

Published on 13-Apr-2015
NEWPOSSIBILITIESWell-equipped VCO production unit at CPCRI; a coconut plantation in coastal Karnataka; packed virgin coconut oil (below). PHOTOS BY AUTHOR

A mention of coastal Karnataka brings to mind images of sunny beaches and tall coconut trees. The tree, known as kalpavriksha for its multiple uses, forms...

A beguiling folk museum

Published on 13-Apr-2015
LOCAL ROOTS Folk Museum in Navanagar; an exhibit at the Museum

The construction of Almatti Dam led to the submergence of certain parts of Bagalkot. Due to this, a new township called Navanagar was created,...

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Smoke blew up when fire brigade personnel spray water to douse fire of a cloth store...

Smoke blew up when fire brigade personnel spray water to douse fire of a cloth store...

India's National Disaster Response Force personnel look for survivors in a building, in Kathmandu...

India's National Disaster Response Force personnel look for survivors in a building, in Kathmandu...

People look at the debris of one of the oldest temples after it was damaged...

People look at the debris of one of the oldest temples after it was damaged...

Tourists gather inside Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport...

Tourists gather inside Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport...

People gather near the cracks on the road caused by an earthquake in Bhaktapur...

People gather near the cracks on the road caused by an earthquake in Bhaktapur...

A Nepalese man walks through destruction caused by Saturday's earthquake, in Bhaktapur, Nepal...

A Nepalese man walks through destruction caused by Saturday's earthquake, in Bhaktapur, Nepal...

People run away from a landslide triggered by a tremor, after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake...

People run away from a landslide triggered by a tremor, after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake...

This photo provided by Azim Afif, shows a small avalanche on Pumori mountain...

This photo provided by Azim Afif, shows a small avalanche on Pumori mountain...

A view of collapsed houses due to earthquake in Madhubani, Bihar...

A view of collapsed houses due to earthquake in Madhubani, Bihar...

A general view of the Basantapur Durbar Square that was damaged in Saturday’s earthquake...

A general view of the Basantapur Durbar Square that was damaged in Saturday’s earthquake...

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