Udupi witnessed the creation of a Golden World Record for the largest congregation of people wearing the same badge as volunteers from 23 colleges gathered at the Malpe beach. Almost 5,000 people took part in the successful attempt as patriotism rose high with the singing of Vande Mataram.
With voices raised in passionate argument, the rhythmic banging of tables, quizzical raises of the eyebrow – the four days of the Manipal Freshers’ Debate Tournament saw the classrooms of AB 5 abuzz with animated discussion. The tournament was held from 11th to 14th January
One of the most important student bodies, the Student Council is the perfect example of indirect democracy at the grassroots. Serving as a bridge between the student populace and the administration, our elected representatives had a few words to say.
A man with humble beginnings, PB Acharya strongly believes in the active participation of the entire country, and specifically the students in making the seven sisters a wholesome part of India. Sitting down with us for an interview, the esteemed Governor of Nagaland gave us an insight into his ideologies for the state.
More than twenty-five years after an eleven-year-old wizard received an acceptance letter from a rather special school, millions of people remain enthralled by his fantasy world. This is J.K. Rowling’s legacy – an audience so ardent that they cling to Pottermania even into adulthood.
The rapid exponential advancement of computing technology is constantly providing new ways to better and transform lives everywhere. Even as artificial intelligence is finding broad and monumental applications, it has also found a place and is transforming another industry in a more subtle way. Read about how the fusion of art and science as machines create music.
Sprawling lawns once adorned by the Mughals, Gondola rides providing the view of the vast valley below, and tangible proof why world peace is needed, Kashmir is God’s gift to mankind.
Since the release of the Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in 1937, Disney has come a long way, replacing poisoned apples with guitars and Prince Charming with self-sufficiency. Modern day Disney is moving towards being more inclusive of cultures and gender identities with the release of every new movie. It’s a whole new world, indeed.
As technological advancement in computers extends its arms to quantum physics, their entanglement proves to be a truly remarkable development, embedding futures in lightning-fast computation as well as artificial intelligence. With groundbreaking progress in the field, it’s time we ask ourselves—is the future truly here?
Politics has regressed to a dormant state where principles stand only if they help score brownie points. The fundamental concept of principles and standing up for them has become completely irrelevant. Hypocrisy inherently surfaces on both sides of the political spectrum.