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BITS Goa Waves’ Searock Band elims in 9 cities

Searock is an all-India semi-pro band competition hosted as part of the BITS Goa’s three-day long cultural festival, “Waves”. With performances ready to set fire and make the crowd go wild, the Goan atmosphere is just right to set the adrenaline rushing! In its ninth edition, Searock aims to progress further into the underground realm of music in the country ...

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Namma Metro, Namma Bane!

The Namma Metro boards can now be spotted on possibly every road of Bangalore with construction material and heavy machinery all competing with one other to further block, already congested roads. The question that now presses on everybody’s mind is, do we really need a metro rail system in our city now? As is the case in any such big project, pros and cons are ...

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Is this the Incredible India?

We present different points of view by JAM writers; “Is it really an incredible India??” – Shweta Chaudhary Have we forgotten the scars of Bangalore? The racist attack on a young boy from Arunachal Pradesh again brought shame and despair to our so called “society of diverse culture”. And this is not something that has shocked and jolted our hearts ...

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Waves 2013, BITS Pilani, Goa Campus

Hit The Rewind had its grand inauguration on the 7th of November which saw the breath taking performance by the Mime Club among several other engaging performances such as that by Monsieur Gusto. A myriad of events were lined up for Day 1 such as Drama events- The Nukkad Natak (Street play) competition and Rang Manch (Stage play). Eliminations of ...

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Bharat Ratna for scientist Dr. CNR Rao

While the entire nation was engulfed in the hullabaloo of one Bharat Ratna Awardee, another eminent figure was given due recognition for 50 year of perseverance and struggle to thrive and take the nation to the pinnacles of success in the field of science. Meet Prof. Chintamani Nagesa Ramachandra Rao also known as C.N.R. Rao, born in Bangalore in the ...

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Coffeeyana

A coffee shop gets Tony Sebastian into a philosophical mode. Well there I was, in Bangalore, and quite inevitably in a CCD outlet, waiting for a rendezvous with a very close friend. I had been a little early and I had enough time to wonder, what made these coffee outlets so popular in this city? I looked through the menu ...

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E-Week India

Six lakh people from 30 cities attended six days of entrepreneurial activities led by 70,000 students of E Cells (Entrepreneurship Cells) from 512 member institutes of the National Entrepreneurship Network as part of Entrepreneurship Week India. The week-long campaign that advocated support for entrepreneurship concluded on 13th February with a Championship Awards Ceremony and launch of NEN E Clubs at ...

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Bangalore

Half of the population is wearing tikka on their foreheads while the other half has earphones of MP3 players and cellphones plugged to their ears. You see as many bars as temples. Autorickshaw drivers drive like they are the contenders for next F1 Championship You see more airplanes in the sky than birds. House owners ask for 10 months rent ...

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