The godmother of hungry students

May 25, 2010 Sudha Narasimhachar 3

Mid-day meals was first introduced in a government school back in 1997 before it became a state government policy to implement it in all its schools five years ago. Meet Bhagya Rangachar who pioneered mid-day meal programmes.



From Persia to Bangalore

March 17, 2010 Sudha Narasimhachar 0

Dinshaw Cawasji, President of The Bangalore Parsee Zoroastrian Anjuman narrates the history of Parsees; how they took refuge in a small coastal town in Gujarat after agreeing to several conditions laid down by the then Maharaja of Sanjan.


Business and Economy

Content to farm and feed others

February 7, 2010 Sudha Narasimhachar 4

Malliah, a farmer in the Kodigehalli taluk is happy to lead a life that revolves around his land, his animals and his village fairs, even as his land faces threat as the city expands.



Eighty, accomplished and happy

November 18, 2008 Sudha Narasimhachar 4

She doesn’t complain much about Bengaluru today, and has pointed views on family, culture and dressing. Meet the quiet and contented octgenarian, B Kamala, former General Manager of Canara Bank.