Mysteries of the World : The Library of Babel

"The Library of Babel"  is a short story by Argentine author and librarian Jorge Luis Borges (1899–1986), conceiving of a universe in the form of a vast library containing all possible 410-page books of a certain format and character set. *** Delete. This was the seventh time I had struck out my draft in the last two hours. I slam my laptop... Continue Reading →

Mysteries of the World: The Bélmez House

The Bélmez Faces or the Faces of Bélmez is an alleged paranormal phenomenon in a private house in Spain which started in 1971 when residents claimed images of faces appeared on the concrete floor of the house. The objective of research is to seek answers to unanswered questions; to explain the inexplicable. Therefore, it is perplexing; distressing rather for a... Continue Reading →

Mysteries of the World: Lucid Dreams

Lucid dreaming effect is a phenomenon experienced by several people, wherein they are unable to distinguish between reality and dreams. Several people manage to gain certain degree of control over their dreams while others don't.  *** 4:00 a.m. I heard them. The sounds of the hammer that kills pigs, of the blade that scratches their... Continue Reading →

The Play That Goes Wrong: A Kalamanch Review

“Betrayed by my brother, cuckolded by my fiancé and nearly murdered by my oldest friend, let us hope we never again see a murder at the Haversham manor.”   On 25th October, Kalamanch, the official theater club of Manipal Institute of Communication presented their semester production—‘The Play That Goes Wrong.’ Although a cyclone raged that... Continue Reading →

Cognizant Citizen : The Aarey Displacement

  In the concrete jungle of Mumbai, the Aarey forest with five lakh trees, are rightfully the 'green lungs' or even the 'last lungs' of the overcrowded metropolis. Aarey Milk Colony includes 12 villages: Sai, Gundgav, Film City, Royal Palms, Dindoshi (Eksar Pahad), Aarey, Pahadi Goregaon, Vyraval, Kondivita, Maroshi (Marol), Parjapur, and Paspoli. The colony... Continue Reading →

Flood Fury in Bihar

Alternating droughts and waves seem to be the typical environmental conditions faced throughout the world. Currently, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, United Kingdom, Texas, United States of America, the Artvin Province of Turkey and Bihar of India are facing extreme floods. CAUSES Bihar has a relatively flat terrain with the Ganges, with several of its tributaries converging... Continue Reading →

Indo-German Convention of Lindau Alumni-Part 1

Manipal Academy of Higher Education is a host of several esteemed conferences both nationally and internationally. In the field of medicine, Kasturba Medical College-Manipal hosts an array of conferences, colloquiums, and CMEs for the benefits of the entire health sciences community reliant on our university town. The Indo-German Convention of Lindau Alumni is one such... Continue Reading →

Indo-German Metabolic Meet

The Indo-German Metabolic Meet was organized on the 19th and 20th of September, 2019 as part of the Indo-German Convention of Lindau Alumni-2019. The meet aims at uniting medical professionals around the country in discussions and presentations related to inborn errors of metabolism Day 1 The day’s events began with a presentation by Dr. Anil... Continue Reading →

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