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An Electrifying Change—Campus Patrol Switches to Electric Cars

MAHE recently undertook the task of upgrading its Campus Patrol jeeps to electric cars. One of them is ever-present at MIT and can often be seen taking rounds around campus or parked near the Student Plaza. These vehicles are a step towards being a more environmentally conscious campus by adopting a cleaner source of energy.

Women and Indian Cinema—A Tale of Representation

Indian cinema, right from its inception in the thirties, has become the most popular mode of entertainment in India. However, the representation of women both onscreen and offscreen, leaves much to be desired. In this article, we delve deeper into the reasons behind this gender stereotyping and how times are changing for the better as a reflection of the evolving mindset of the audience.

Manipal Protests against CAA

Manipal joined the country’s protest against the CAA and NRC bills on 17th December 2019. The protest took place near the Manipal DC office and witnessed a large gathering of people. Residents of Mangaluru also continue to fight against the rulings with major protests across the city. Read to find out more on these incidents.

Manipal Birds Relocated After Felling of Trees

A number of trees in Manipal are being cut down to widen the roads on National Highway 169, due to which many resident birds have been dislocated. Manipal Birders’ Club, as well as the forest officials, undertook the initiative to provide a new home for these birds.

The K-Wave in Udupi—Hallyu Fest 2019

Hallyu Fest 2019 was held in Udupi for Kpop/Kdrama fans around town. With fun activities like sing-alongs, dance challenges and performances by participants, this was one event no Kpop fan would have liked to miss.

Manipal Dog Killings—Protest for Justice

A month after the filing of an FIR on the killing of stray dogs in Manipal, avid activists gathered on Saturday for a peaceful protest outside the Manipal Police Station. They demanded justice and for further investigation in order to catch the perpetrators.

A Vision for the Future—The Story of Raghunath Manohar

Raghunath Manohar, an engineer at MIT, is the sole inventor of a lens system that revolutionised the existing telescope technology and went on to become a military standard. His decades’ long journey is filled with stories of struggle, perseverance and eventually, success.