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Anandapuram brimming with AANANDAM
From a bouquet of flowers to floral consignments, this business of flowers has evolved into a community story as well, says TANYA ABRAHAM.

Bring back the lustre
Treat damaged hair immediately before you end up losing your precious locks.

And now, check that ATTITUDE
A positive attitude will help in making your learning experience pleasant.

A cherished aim...
It may be directed by the apple of his eye, but Javed Akhtar's Lakshya is greater than the sum of its parts, finds RANA SIDDIQUI.

A passion for frame
Gautam Rajyadaksha - the star photographer, speaks about how his work is all about the heart.

With due respect to GARBAGE
Waste disposal is a mega problem as far as city dwellers are concerned. But waste can turn beneficial too, if treated wisely. LEELA MENON finds out how people in Thrikkakara, on the outskirts of the city, turn garbage to manure.

An officer and a gentleman
AFTER HIS debut film "Dil Chahta Hai" released three years back, Farhan Akhtar, who had rede- fined Hindi commercial cinema, is back with "Lakshya", releasing this Friday. "Lakshya" happens to be the most eagerly awaited Bollywood film of the ...
Back in action!
VIJAYKANTH has been soldiering on for the last two decades and is still managing to stay on top. After doing family entertainers, the actor is back to donning larger-than-life roles that his fans like. Last week, he completed "Gajendra," an ...
Class act
A LITTLE known offbeat film "Raghu Romeo" has been making waves at various film festivals such as Locarno and Toronto. Finally, NFDC is releasing the film nationwide this week. Director Rajat Kapoor who found a niche audience at the festivals was ...
Special effects extravaganza
THE "MUMMY" director Steven Sommers is back this summer with "Van Helsing" another special effects big budget extravaganza set in the medieval ages. Sommers has created a new hero Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) who is projected as a monster hunter. ...

Chords & Notes
AFTER THE feel-good musical, `Dil Chahta Hai' (DCH), Farhan Akhtar is back with his second directorial venture, `Lakshya', starring Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan and Preity Zinta. The trio of Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy scores the music for `Lakshya', ...

Peace off the Net
If you have a meditative spirit, tap the Net's resources.

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