L. Shankar

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Name: L. Shankar
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

The Mandolin Plays On

BANGALORE: On a very special evening in January 2006, then a performing musician, I took a seat alone at the Science City Auditorium. I wanted to enjoy every micro-beat and note of music that was going to be performed.  These musicians were masters of ... [Published New Indian Express - 3 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Prime Minister's US Visit: What awaits Narendra Modi

By: Sujeet RajanNEW YORK: When it comes to Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's upcoming visit to the US later this month, there is diverse reaction — euphoria and indifference; cautious optimism of new economic fronts sprouting; as well as a heavy dose ... [Published Economic Times - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Mandolin Memories

The guy is a monster,” said Zakir Hussain to legendary composer and guitarist John McLaughlin while suggesting he rope in U Shrinivas, a young mandolin player, for their famous world tour of Remembering Shakti in 1999. The super band was looking for a ... [Published Indian Express - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ex-Chief Secy to Head Panel on BBMP Split?

BANGALORE: Former chief secretary B S Patil is likely to head a committee which will look into the division of the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP).Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has given the nod to form the committee, which, according to sources ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Govt likely to set up panel on splitting Palike

The State government is likely to set up a three-member official committee to look into the possibility of either bifurcating or trifurcating the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) with a view to providing better services to people.According to ... [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

KPCC Panel to Study BBMP Bifurcation

BANGALORE: The Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) had constituted an nine-member committee of former mayors to give suggessions on the issue of BBMP’s bifurcation.The committee, which is headed by former chairman of the Legislative Council, B ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

'Ensure people in rural areas lead a dignified life'

Theatre person Prasanna on Saturday said the governments should work towards ensuring reverse migration and enable people in rural areas to lead a dignified life.Speaking after inaugurating a function organised to confer the Ramakrishna Hegde award by ... [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Jazz just changed its tune

Carlton Kitto still draws in a crowd. It has been 39 years since he first played at Kolkata’s Oberoi Grand.As the 71-year-old jazz guitarist takes stage at the luxury hotel’s Chowringhee Bar, a table of three holler — “We’ve come here only for you.” A ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Bad roads, water crisis... their woes continue

Comment · print · T TT+· T-Open stormwater drain in Shenbagathottam has become a dumping spot for garbage raising health concerns (Photos by G. Moorthy)The residents of Ward 33, which covers the Anna Nagar Housing board as well as a number of other ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Siddu Sends Emissary to Pacify Speaker

BANGALORE: A day after Legislative Assembly Speaker Kagodu Thimmappa’s verbal attack on the state government, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is understood to have sent Law and Parliamentary Affairs minister T B Jayachandra to pacify him.With bypolls to three ... [Published New Indian Express - Aug 21 2014]

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The Mandolin Plays On [Published New Indian Express - 3 hours ago]
Shrinivas was the spirit of Shakti, who can rep... [Published Times of India - Sep 21 2014]
Prime Minister's US Visit: What awaits Narendra... [Published Economic Times - Sep 21 2014]
Mandolin Memories [Published Indian Express - Sep 19 2014]
Ex-Chief Secy to Head Panel on BBMP Split? [Published New Indian Express - Sep 18 2014]
Govt likely to set up panel on splitting Palike [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 15 2014]
KPCC Panel to Study BBMP Bifurcation [Published New Indian Express - Sep 13 2014]
'Ensure people in rural areas lead a dignified ... [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 07 2014]
Jazz just changed its tune [Published Hindu Business Line - Sep 05 2014]
Bad roads, water crisis... their woes continue [Published The Hindu - Sep 02 2014]
Siddu Sends Emissary to Pacify Speaker [Published New Indian Express - Aug 21 2014]
Govt. initiates the process of restructuring of... [Published Topnews.in - Jan 08 2013]
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