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Delectable moments
Actress-turned MP, Jaya Prada does a fine job of balancing two careers besides a face and figure that would be the envy of many.

Time to de-stress
THE DESIRE to match the pace of progress is pinning the urban Delhiites to lot of stress. Exhausted souls have been clamouring for a decent stopover, to get a holistic resuscitation. The breather comes in the form of day spa, a recent trend ...

Finding the lost hero
HE BRINGS forth humane virtues in deities, he unearths history without the glasses of provincial prejudices, Mihir Bose is one journalist who seems biased towards honesty. Ready with the Indian edition of his biography of Subhas Chandra Bose, ...

A hit may happen
WILSON LOUIS had this habit of reading unexplained mysteries, which only gained momentum once he met a farmer in Nasik during his college days. "He was a strange man. He would perform strange activities and predict future and most of the times, ...
Bound for Beijing
FROM COMPOSING music for path-breaking films such as Satya and Company, to cutting private albums, to directing a documentary on drug abuse, Sandeep Chowta has done it all. And now he's composing for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. "I've ...
Sophia with love...
SHE IS a graduate from London School of Economics and a gold medallist from the London Academy of Music and Dramatics. She made her debut with the remix album "Sophie and DR.Love; Mera Babu Chail Chabila" and has established herself as an MTV VJ. ...
Ansh... Knocked Off
MUCH AS you whinge at tele-soap queen Ekta Kapoor for inflicting dirt into our sitting room in the name of family entertainment, a pinch of appreciation should be sprinkled on her this time around. For at least putting an end to a character than ...

Rahman unplugged
Despite intermittent international assignments, music wizard A. R. Rahman's heart is "Swades", finds out SREEDHAR PILLAI.
Eating Out

Jigging together a delight
SANGEETA BAROOAH PISHAROTY finds out the secrets of Jiggs Kalra's Avadhi food recipes, a few days before the ace chef's book hits the market.
For a filling spread
THE NEWLY DONE up Bhaja Govindam at Asaf Ali Road in Delhi stands out with its chic, brightly lit exterior. For over 20 years, the vegetarian restaurant situated next to the Delite Cinema, has been serving both South Indian and North Indian ...

Rendezvous at Blues
ONE OF the oldest pubs of the Capital, Regent Blues celebrated its seventh anniversary this past week. A fashion show was organised on the occasion. The theme of the fashion show was elite western outfits and the ramp was rocked with the superb ...
Land & People

The name is Sorcar, the sorcerer
EVEN THE cat in their family is said to be a magician. "But by choice," quips Maneka Sorcar, the ninth generation in the Sorcar family, carrying the magical gene of Krishna Chandra Dev, a siddha yogi who performed in the court of Emperor Jehangir ...

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