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The Playwright Award shortlist
Last August, we announced the MetroPlus Playwright Award 2008, which carries a prize of Rs. 1 lakh for the best English script, which is original, unpublished and unperformed. We received over 70 entries from all over the country, of which 63 fulfill ed all the criteria specified for eligibility. The judges longlisted eight plays of which they shortlisted three. Below, a snapshot of the three playwrights and their entries. The final decision about the winner will be announced later this month.
Beauty And Wellness

GREEN NOTES
Rich with Vitamin C
West Indian cherry fruit is said to have medicinal value
Profiles

Mehendi man
A forensic science graduate in London, Ash Kumar prefers to paint henna designs for anyone who worships body art


Target ‘size-zero’
Yasmin Haz zeros in on Kareena Kapoor’s ‘size-zero look’ and how the right diet and exercise can make anyone look gorgeous
Cinema

Stars by his side
Singer Neeraj Sridhar is enjoying his stint in Bollywood
Food

EATING OUT
Just the way you like them
It’s a variety of breads, fillings and sauces at Subway
WHAT'S COOKING?
Chicken in a pickle
Here is a chicken recipe. But before you say, “Not again,” let me assure you that achari chicken tikka is truly different. It has a sour twist. It is ideal for starters.

Achari chicken ...
Television

Dancing queen
There’s no stopping Mandira Bedi who is now shaking a leg with Nick toon stars
Books

Print Pick

A sweeping tale of devotion, persecution and vengeance in colonial India.

Zoology:Ben Dolnick, Rs. 295

A gripping debut novel. A beautiful and haunting story.

With the Tiger: Inez Baranay, ...
Events

Diverse art
‘Representation 4’ displays the wide range of works by a group of renowned artists


EXHIBITION
Sea of colours
The National Art and Craft Expo brings the best of handicrafts and handloom from across the country
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