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A fair deal
If you want to shop till you drop, head for The Hindu Metroplus Lifestyle Show, writes PANKAJA SRINIVASAN
Arts And Entertainment

SANCTUARY SPOTLIGHT
Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
Located in the eastern part of the high ranges of the Western Ghats, this 90 sq.km. is regarded as one of the protected areas in the Western Ghats. The sanctuary is home to a large number of animals and plants unique to the thorny vegetation. The ...


Winged visitors
Where birds feel safe
Columns

HERITAGE
Slice of the past
A tour of a gracious old home in Singanallur agraharam
Truly tropical
Custard apple makes a popular table fruit
Cinema

Neha gets serious
Neha Dhupia has some unconventional films lined up for release
CABLEWALA
Karan is back
"Koffee with Karan" will be back on STAR TV from February 2007. Last week, Karan Johar lined up the guest list, which may include stars such as Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, and his favourites Shah Rukh Khan, Preity Zinta and Abhishek Bachchan. But ...
CABLEWALA
Another son rises
Jayachitra, who has acted in over 200 films in all South Indian languages, joined the television bandwagon in the 1990s with the hit serial, "Sumangali" on Doordarshan. Last year, she had turned producer, writer and director with mega serial ...
CABLEWALA
Celebrity status
Suddenly, news channels and Page 3 of newspapers are full of stories on small screen actors. Their birthdays and love lives are given as much time on channels as the stars of Bollywood. Recently Prachi Shah (who is the new face of "Kesar" on STAR ...
Gender

Chill out, it's Christmas
Here's how to make your lady feel special this Christmas season
Music

Bidding for the big time
Biddu, back with a new compilation, says that dance music has largely remained the same
A different score
Asha Bhonsle and Bret Lee come together for an album
Beat Street
Duets and live renditions mark the festive season
Chords `n' notes
If Gulzar, A.R. Rahman and Mani Ratnam come together after a decade, they've got to have something special. And they do. Guru is an album you won't regret buying. Each song captures varied moods and is set in radically different ...
Food

Omelette, anytime
Omelette makes a wholesome meal
Bake your cake and eat it too
This festive season, rustle up some great cakes
Style

Sleep in style
Select from nightwear, pyjamas and kurtas at the ongoing sale
Television

Triumph of the human spirit
"Tsunami, The Aftermath" premieres on HBO on December 26
Books

Burning with angst
Raj Kamal Jha's "Fireproof" tries to see the victims of Gujarat riots as people first
Travel

My kind OF place
Mussoorie is my kind of place. I find the hills stimulating. I feel recharged when I am there. The fondness is also because I have grown up watching them. Holidays were spent in a beautiful house that once belonged to a British colonel. Winters ...
ROAD LESS TRAVELLED
On golden pond
For a lazy day's outing, writes PANKAJA SRINIVASAN
Events

Recognising talent
Presenting the winners of the CNN Young Journalist Award
Miscellany



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