“Travelling leaves you speechless, and then turns you into a story teller.” On the 8th of May, I began on a journey with 33 strangers. Some were faces I’d seen on campus while I walked my way to class or KC, and others were smiles I had never seen and voices I had never heard... Continue Reading →
In the distant land of Azerbaijan, lies a capital city; Baku. Normally in this low-lying coastal city, summer is the season of holidays, meeting the grandparents and playing football with your mates. But this year, May is no ordinary summer month. In a few hours from now, two European supergiants will clash at the... Continue Reading →
With the 17th Lok Sabha Elections now underway, voting phases are coming up thick and fast. For this election, the Election Commission of India (EC) had planned a seven-phase election with Phase 1 having concluded on the 11th of April, 2019. Phase 2, scheduled to be held on the 18th of April, will see 97... Continue Reading →
Sunday, the 31st of March, marked the end of the MITFL Futsal Tournament. Futsal is a kind of football played on hard court, usually on a surface that’s smaller than a football pitch. The tournament started on the 29th of March with scores of enthusiasts and players taking part at the MIT Football Ground. The initial... Continue Reading →
On the fourteenth of February 2019, a cowardly suicide attack on a convoy of vehicles carrying Central Reserve Police Forces(CRPF) personnel in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir shocked citizens in every corner of the country. Hours later, Pakistan based Jaish-e-Mohammed(JeM) claimed responsibility. The carnage claimed the lives of 46 CRPF personnel and of... Continue Reading →
On the 24th of February, 2019 TEDxManipal organized its annual headliner event. This year it was based on the theme Cognizance. We had 9 speakers who had incredible stories to share. Each story was in line with TEDx’s goal –having ideas worth sharing. We at MTTN had the pleasure of listening to these amazing stories and boy, was it a Sunday well spent!
A few weeks ago, the Indian Supreme Court came out with a landmark 4:1 decision. A month later we stand at a cross-road, sentiments have been hurt and political tensions are at an all time high. The Sabarimala temple is set to open it's doors to devotees again tomorrow. Here's the story of all that's happened so far