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Lashkara

Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, Delhi This inter-collegiate academic and cultural fest has students from various colleges and universities participating in competitions such as folk dance, folk song, drama, street play, poetry recitation, debate, rangoli, pot painting, pencil sketching treasure hunt and junkyard. The fest will be held from 21 to 23 December. It will be concluded by a ...

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Colosseum Mithibai

Come 6th of December, and the Mithibai BMS section will kick start Colosseum. As the name suggests, the fest aims to capture the essence of the Roman Colosseums — the spirit of competition. The festival will host a plethora of events and games covering performing arts, sports, academics, literary arts, fine arts, and special events. This year, Colosseum promises to ...

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Wargasm IIT Roorkee

Wargasm — IIT Roorkee’s annual cultural festival Thomso’s rock night — featured Norwegian Metal Band Benea Reach (Grammy Award nominees 2009) and Acrid Semblance, a Delhi-based band. Though the Stairway to (metal) heaven started on a slightly slow note courtesy sluggish hard punk numbers by Summer Pint Junkies (one of the finalists of the English rock band contest), the event ...

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Oasis BITS Pilani

Sleepless nights and endless practice sessions paid off well for the students of BITS- Pilani at Oasis 2009, the 39th annual cultural festival of the institute. Actor Rahul Bose inaugurated the festival, which was based on the theme ‘Flipside’ this year. With a budget of nearly half-a-crore and participation from more than 80 colleges, Oasis was bigger than ever before. ...

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Prerna 2009 – A Review

With Prerana Business Meet 2009, NITIE continued its tradition of providing the students with a platform to meet and interact with luminaries from the Indian corporate sector. This highly awaited elite business conclave was a resounding success, with the stalwarts like Mr. Gurcharan Das, former MD of Procter & Gamble Worldwide and a leading columnist; Ms. Meera Sanyal, Country Executive, ...

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High 5 for photography

If a tight budget is making you reconsider your camera buying decision, here is a guide to the top five digital cameras that perform well and cost less than 10K Canon A480 Replacing the A470, the Canon Powershot A480 has been around for a few months now. The CCD has been boosted to 10 MP and it features a new ...

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Picture post cards from Vikramgarh

The road to paradise… …Is the road less travelled. Tucked into the hills of Vikramgarh, the tribal hamlet of Jhadpoli offers a glimpse of life in Maharashtra at its simplest. What to do… The lake and the many waterfalls and rapids sometimes beg you to dip your feet in the cool water and chill and sometimes beckon you to jump ...

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Samadhan-09

Samadhan is a unique B-plan Competition which aspires to promote social entrepreneurship in the country. It is one of the flagship events of the Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) under the aegis of STEP, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee). It is an initiative to promote welfare of the society while at the same time giving budding entrepreneurs a platform ...

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Game4U.com

This one’s for all the game freaks. You can now buy your games online on www.game4u.com. It’s a neat website with all the titles neatly classified on the basis of where they run i.e Playstation, PS2, PSP, DS and of course, the PC. What’s more, there are also contests and offers on so that you can buy your stuff and ...

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Mind It!

Meet Tony Buzan, the popular British psychology author who rediscovered mind-mapping for the modern age What exactly are mind maps? It is your brain put down on paper. Our brains think in terms of pictures and images. But that is not how we are taught in school. We are taught to use and write with one colour and, thus, thinking ...

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