The death of IAS Officer DK Ravi


Ravi had reportedly raided over 20 firms, including major realty firms, and recovered over Rs 100 crore in tax dues

The FIR ‘Shop’

An kiosk to register FIRs opens in a Bangalore mall and one complaint is against the police commissioner

Co-opting the Dead

Take reports of suicides following Jayalalithaa’s conviction with a pinch of salt


“Naalai namathe,” she had said when arrested in 1996, ‘Tomorrow is ours.’ This time, she had no words of solace for her followers

Dreaming and dying in Bangalore

Bangalore is India’s Silicon Valley—at a price. Are its suicide levels, higher than elsewhere in urban India, any indication of its future?

The Meaning of Candidate Nilekani

Hope and fears about the future of technocratic imagination

School for Politicians

A civic leadership incubator programme in Bangalore attempts to teach future political leaders skills of governance. Priyanka Pulla attends a session to find out what it takes to educate a politician

Weekend Harvest

Bangalore’s growing community of urban farmers

A Taxi for Tommy

A cab service for pets gets going in Bangalore

The Discovery of Dubstep

Bangalore plays host to India’s first festival of this variation of electronic music, and surprisingly, as many as 2,000 people turn up


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