Author: Vivek mahapatra

Forging Invictus | General Organization

Amidst all the festivity, lights, action, athletic fervour and cultural extravaganza of a college fest, we often tend to forget the hard work, willpower and excruciating efforts of those who...

Invictus: Proshow

On the penultimate night of Invictus 2017, TMA Pai Hall 2, was decked out for the entertainment event, Proshow.  The hall was adorned with fairy lights, and the stage was...

Auld Lang Syne

On the 100th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, a key event that began the French Revolution that has graced our history textbooks since, in 1889, Paris played host...

Sportzquake 2017

From 18th to 22nd of March, 2017, the varied fields of Manipal played host to the charity games of Sportzquake. Organized by the Social Welfare Committee of Kasturba Medical College,...

The ‘How’ of STIs

In today’s vibrant lifestyle, nearly every sexually active individual is at a potential risk of contracting STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections). Although the concepts of ‘protected’ sex and using fresh needles...

HIV/AIDS: Need We Say More? (Yes)

The spectrum that is HIV/AIDS is ubiquitous even amongst sexually transmitted diseases. It has scary statistics beside it, such as the global populace living with the disease, numbering at anywhere...

Gonorrhoea: The Silent Clap

Gonorrhoea, other than an ill-advised inclusion in spelling bees, is also a notorious venereal disease. A bacterium, formally known as Neisseria gonorrhoeae is the subject of said notoriety. Like most...