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From here & there - Monsoon blooms

Published on 27-Jul-2015

Numerous flowers bloom during monsoon adding colour to the season. They include the golden flowers of Rattlepod...

Where nature reigns supreme

Published on 27-Jul-2015
less explored Temple complex at Mahakuta near Badami. PHOTO BY AUTHOR

A little girl in a bright yellow frock sits on a charpoy frowning at me as I take her photograph. Her mother walks by...

Boosting the native pride

Published on 27-Jul-2015
local stamp GI tag offers an assurance of quality to goods that are unique to a particular region . dh photo

Karnataka tops the list in the Geographical Indication Registry reflecting increased public awareness about the State's rich diversity...

Miscellany - Early years of Kannada journalism

Published on 27-Jul-2015
pioneer Hermann Frederick Mogling launched Mangalura Samachara, the first fortnightly paper in Kannada.

When Hermann Frederick Mogling arrived in Mangalore with his Basel missionary in December 1836, he would have never thought of the change...

Towards a cleaner world

Published on 27-Jul-2015
Multiple purposes Methane gas produced from the plants is used for cooking, heating water, lighting lamps and running the motor.  photo by author

In Kuragund village, Dayanand Appayanavarmath has been relentlessly working towards establishing proper sanitation methods, writes Shailaja Bellankimath

A new cradle for nesting birds

Published on 27-Jul-2015
PERFECT HOME Ankasamudra lake in Hagaribommanahalli has emerged as a breeding place for rare birds. photo by author

Home to a variety of birds, Ankasamudra lake has seen its inhabitants grow in numbers....

From here & there - A village steeped in history

Published on 20-Jul-2015

Many historical places in Uttara Kannada district are yet to get proper public attention...

Paintings adorn the church wall

Published on 20-Jul-2015
DIVINE Painted wall of Our Lady of Health Church in Shirva. PHOTO BY WILSON D'SOUZA

Painted walls add an aesthetic element to the simple and serene interior of a church...

The road back to nature

Published on 20-Jul-2015
Kanana farm near Mysuru; PHOTO BY author and s Shamsundar

A new breed of professionals prefer exploring nature by engaging in organic farming during weekends...

Miscellany - A time capsule

Published on 20-Jul-2015
Easy to miss The 'B' station won a  heritage award for its historical value, functional continuity and architectural integrity. PHOTO by author

On the corner of MG Road and Dickenson Road, there is a building that, much like Harry Potter's Leaky Cauldron, does not seem to register...

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A bike rally organized by Mangalore Java Yezdi Motorcycle Club and The United Bikersí of Mangaluru..

A bike rally organized by Mangalore Java Yezdi Motorcycle Club and The United Bikersí of Mangaluru..

Kids testing ice cream cone on the occasion of 'Friendship day'...

Kids testing ice cream cone on the occasion of 'Friendship day'...

A girl takes selfie with her friends on the occasion of 'Friendship day' near UB City in Bengaluru..

A girl takes selfie with her friends on the occasion of 'Friendship day' near UB City in Bengaluru..

'Suravi Odissi dance students presenting Odissi dance at the Naman, a festival of Odissi dance...

'Suravi Odissi dance students presenting Odissi dance at the Naman, a festival of Odissi dance...

A view of a flooded road on the banks of river Ganga, pictured after heavy monsoon rains...

A view of a flooded road on the banks of river Ganga, pictured after heavy monsoon rains...

Actor Kangana Ranaut walks the ramp as the showstopper for designer Manav Gangwani...

Actor Kangana Ranaut walks the ramp as the showstopper for designer Manav Gangwani...

A stray dog takes the support of a woman to cross a flooded street in Kolkata on Sunday...

A stray dog takes the support of a woman to cross a flooded street in Kolkata on Sunday...

School children pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Jodhpur...

School children pay tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam at Jodhpur...

A pair of squirrel in New Delhi on Sunday...

A pair of squirrel in New Delhi on Sunday...

A pair of Myna in New Delhi on Sunday...

A pair of Myna in New Delhi on Sunday...

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