Tag Archives: Bangalore

Justice B.S. Indrakala, the quiet pioneer

Justice Indrakala sitting behind her desk in her office. (Photo: Kevin Matyi)

By Alicia Bermudez
Justice B.S. Indrakala’s office in Bangalore is quite large but has few furnishings. The justice is a soft-spoken woman, and visitors could barely hear her voice over the roar of Bangalore’s traffic outside the window. Continue reading

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Industrialization cuts both ways in elephant-human conflict

Three elephants move towards the river. (Photo: Kelly Zegers)

By Vandana Rambaran
Amid the office parks and high-rises of bustling Bangalore, confronting a rampaging elephant herd running at full throttle seems unlikely. Continue reading

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Heritage sites in Bangalore: a photo gallery

The Basavanagudi Police Station is about 80 years old and has been used as a film location. (Photo: Kelly Zegers)

By Kelly Zegers
Urbanization exploded with the growth of Bangalore as India’s hub for information technology, and today, the high price of land for redevelopment threatens the remaining vestiges of Bangalore’s past. Continue reading

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Craft brewers are making Bangalore a hub for pubs

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Video by Rick Ricioppo
Bangalore’s first brewpub, The Biere Club, opened in 2011. Four years later, the city has more than 20 brewpubs in operation with several more on the way. Continue reading

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Diana Lopez

Diana- Photo credit- Alicia

In Bangalore, Diana reported on the city’s vast population of stray dogs, making a broadcast piece accompanied by a print article. She also collaborated on visuals for the Indian Designs garment factory story and served as the producer for the … Continue reading

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Kelly Zegers


Not wanting to be one to receive souvenirs from places she has never been, Kelly Zegers has always been interested in traveling, reading adventure books and watching movies, television shows and YouTube videos about picking up and leaving. This reporting … Continue reading

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Sunil Ramesh


By Vandana Rambaran
Sunil’s fluency in five languages–Kannada, Hindi, Tamil, Telegu, and English–proved an asset as he assisted the Stony Brook team in Bangalore as a translator. Continue reading

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