Society

An activist with a heart of gold

In an era when women were limited to playing stereotypical roles, Jayalakshamma’s activism stands out. Her hospitable and compassionate personality was symbolic of a bygone era. Palahalli R Vishwanath reflects upon the life of an extraordinary woman who was his mother.

Economy

Startups under the lens

The first lesson of entrepreneurship is integrity – the power to deliver one’s commitments. A team of IT professionals came to this conclusion at the end of making a documentary on entrepreneurs.

Society

The tree eternal

Bangalore’s Big Banyan Tree which spreads over five acres and the second largest in the country attracts a lot of visitors everyday. Over 400 years old, it surely symbolises eternal life, as is believed in Indian culture.