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Koshy’s keeps Old Bangalore alive in the IT age

Prem Koshy (Photo: Kelly Zegers)

By Vandana Rambaran
Nestled amid the bustle of rickshaws and scooters on St. Marks Road and around the corner from Hard Rock Café is Koshy’s, a vintage bar and restaurant that Bangaloreans hail as a living piece of their heritage. 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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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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Vandana Rambaran


An aspiring broadcast journalist, Vandana is a junior at Stony Brook University who plans on pursuing an MBA after graduation. Formerly on the pre-medical track, she left behind lab coats and stethoscopes in favor of a reporter’s notebook and pencil … Continue reading

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