Campus Diem

Day Tripping (Trois)

August 31, 2008 Siri Srinivas 0

We chatted up some nice folk from NITT who seemed to love every minute of being there. But, but, but, what about staying away from home, cruel weather, homesickness etc, »

Dashing through the streets

In First Gear

August 28, 2008 Poornima Kannan 2

When can we truly ‘fly over’? I hate the word flyover. After crawling for half an hour to cross a few yards near the Yestwantpur junction – where a ‘flyover’ »

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Campus Diem

I swear

August 27, 2008 Siri Srinivas 5

"The problem", remarked a friend wistfully as we stood up amidst stifled murmurs and blasé one-liners, "is that they think we’re really stupid and we think just the same about »

Deepa's Jottings

To preserve a tree….

August 26, 2008 Deepa Mohan 2

Surely BBMP, which seems, sometimes, to go out of its way to cut down full-grown trees, can take a leaf out of the book of these people, who own a »

Deepa's Jottings

Sell ’em early, Ranga Shankara!

August 24, 2008 Deepa Mohan 2

Ranga Shankara has a very laudable project called "Other Voices" where smaller, more intimate plays are sought to be staged to a much smaller audience. One example of this was »

Deepa's Jottings

On sale….

August 19, 2008 Deepa Mohan 0

The BBMP is intent, it appears, on cutting down pavements wherever it can widen the roads for the ever-increasing motorized vehicle traffic of this city…but our pavements are areas where »

Deepa's Jottings

Tips Pleas!

August 17, 2008 Deepa Mohan 0

Using a car on Bangalore roads? Then,when you fill up petrol (at the petrol pumps in the city, you are generally given the "perk" of "Free Air"…that is, the car »