Category: General Championships

Football quarter-finals: A preview

The inter-hall football quarterfinals will be held tomorrow at Tata Sports Complex. Here is what the match-ups look like: RK vs LBS: One of the strongest contenders this year faces the surprise package of the tournament.  RK’s biggest weapon will be Satya Prakash, someone who has created havoc in most opposition flanks he has faced. Also considering Rohit Singh’s experience […]

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Inter-Hall Eastern Vocals 2012-13

Sargam, raag, taal, hadkat… The arsenal of every vocalist was put on the frontlines to battle it out on the closely fought Inter Hall Eastern Vocals. Four hours of this musical feast saw the veteran, Kaushik Sivaramakrishnan (RK) emerge victorious yet again. The highlight of the evening was, however when VSRC’s Sahana Das took the stage to give a performance […]

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Inter Hall Athletics 2012

Inter Hall Athletics 2012

They were a hectic two days , the first dominated by a strong Nehru contingent which bagged most of the medals in Field Events, while the other belonged to RP Hall. After ending the first day with a commanding lead of 17 points over RP Hall, followed closely by Patel Hall, few believed anything else but a Nehru victory lay […]

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RK Defends Inter-Hall Debate Gold

The inter-hall debate, held on November 3, asked participants to weigh environmental concerns against economic ones, against the backdrop of political drama. With the exact motion being Environmental concerns are being misused for political reasons to hinder India’s economic growth, each hall sent in two participants, one arguing for and one against the motion. Various examples were cited throughout the […]

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Inter-Hall Ad Design 2012

Watch the video Ads of respective halls here. The task was to Devise an appropriate public service advertising campaign to drive home the message that ragging is an unacceptable behaviour with serious consequences to societal well-being. Congratulations to the winning halls ! Final results – Gold : Patel Hall of Residence Silver : RK Hall of Residence Bronze : LLR […]

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Technology GC Round Up

Technology GC Round Up

  The Tech GC by now has a history of intense rivalry and innovation. Winning it in this jubilee year added to the prospective glory, setting the stage for a memorable competition. As in the past, Ad Design kick-started the proceedings this year. While the Halls had been used to working on problem statements involving hypothetical or futuristic products that required a stretch […]

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Sports GC 2011-2012 Round Up

Sports GC 2011-2012 Round Up

The tumultuous progress of the Sports General Championship, replete with a healthy share of controversies and upset results, served to keep the KGP populace thoroughly entertained for the last two semesters. In a year when the campus was abuzz with the excitement of hosting the Inter IITs, MMM and LLR demonstrated how neither seniors, nor first and second years, are a necessary […]

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Soc-Cult GC Round Up

Soc-Cult GC Round Up

Nehru’s imperious half-decade long clasp on the Soc-Cult General Championship was in tatters when RK’s juggernaut capitalized on its impressive run in the Autumn Semester. A string of Golds for RK (14 to be precise) and a dramatic turn of events (pun intended) perpetrated by SN sealed the GC for RK. Entertainment The Entertainment events had their fair share of […]

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Inter-Hall Table Tennis-2012

MS Hall of Residence won the Table-Tennis Inter-hall tournament this year, beating Patel in the finals. MS, captained by Sohail Ali, was always a strong contender for Gold. However, the likes of inter-IIT players like Abhishek Raj and an equally strong display by second year Souvik Ghosh ensured that MS did not miss out on the crucial ten points in […]

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Inter-hall Eastern Vocals 2011-12

RK took a staggering 260 point lead, over second placed Nehru, in the Social Cultural General Championship, with a commanding victory in the Eastern Vocals competition. Read on Bagging both individual gold and silver medals, RK hall swept away all 60 points, seemingly running away with this year’s championship. The second position was secured by RP. Patel took bronze, to […]

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