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In step
Arati Punwani Sunawala was bitten by the dance bug very early in life. She’s tried various forms and is in the thick of the contemporary dance scenario, finds SHILPA SEBASTIAN R.
Columns

LISTENING PLEASURE
THE REAL DEAL
The original GS1000s were among the best headphones you could buy when they launched in 2006. The updated GS1000i cans are clad in a new species of mahogany and boast upgraded dynamic transducers for an improved stability of sound. They sure ...


 SENNHEISER HD800
The HD800s have a mean, metallic look and a circular transducer that minimises distortion. They only knock a few grand off the price of the Grados, but they’re superb. Look up ...
BOSE QUIET COMFORT 
Bose Quiet Comforts are, as their name subtly hints, both quiet and comfortable. They come packing noise-cancelling — hit a switch to block out external distractions. Look up ...
 SONY MDR-X200
These proper budget offerings come with two sound modes. Switch between Music and Movie depending on what you’re beholding aurally — simple but effective. Look up www.sony.co.in

Price: Rs. ...


FINE WINE
For the good times
One of the biggest stories in the Indian wine industry in recent years was Vijay Mallya’s buyout of Bouvet Ladubay, the second oldest producer of sparkling wine in the Loire Valley, with a history that goes back to 1851. With an annual ...
MY FIVE
Bob Dylan

There are many others that could be on this list from the Dylan catalogue, but this one always makes me sit up and listen. Dylan’s swooping lyrics pile on image after image as we hear of the relationship between the man and his ...
Beauty And Wellness

TRAINING ROOM
Decline bench press
For impressive shoulders and chest
Food

You are what you eat
Looking to drop a few kilos? Starving will not get you anywhere; only proper planning will


QUICK TIP
For hormonal balance
Hormone replacement therapy could benefit ageing men, according to one study. As a person grows old, the blood vessels get thicker, which increases the load on the heart and ups blood pressure.

According to a report in the “European ...


CHEW ON THIS
Reuben sandwich
A toasted rye sandwich made with corned beef, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut and mayonnaise or Thousand Island dressing. The dish is of American origin, though who exactly created it — a grocer from Omaha, Nebraska or a delicatessen owner from ...
Italian delights
Italia introduces an all-new menu of traditional Italian recipes
Festive fare
While Kaati Zone brings exquisite cuisines of the Mediterranean, St. Mark’s hotel organises a Rajasthani and Gujarati food festival
Deep purple
Care for mangosteen sorbet?
Cinema

NOW SHOWING
CHINTUJI

When a film star comes to a small town to try his luck in politics, everything becomes topsy turvy. Theatre personality Ranjit Kapoor turns director with this satire on idol worship of cine icons.

Rishi Kapoor plays the title role, ...


BLAST FROM THE PAST
 Kanoon 1960
Ashok Kumar, Rajendra Kumar, Nanda, Jeevan, Om Prakash, Mehmood
Miscellany


Profiles

Three is company
Nausheen Ali Sardar is making her debut in Vikram Bhatt production, “Three — love, lies and betrayal”, she quips: “I hope I don’t have to go back to television. The problem is that the audience remembers you after ...
Events

Gems and jewellery

Oxford Bookstore, in association with Sidh Sidhi Gems, is hosting an exhibition of gems and jewellery of Jaipur. Besides gold and silver there will be coral, ruby, sapphire, and pearl.

Venue: Oxford Bookstore, Leela ...


Violin concert

Kalaabhimaani presents a Hindustani classical violin recital by B.S. Math and his wife Akkamahadevi Math. The concert is open to all.

Venue: Indian Heritage Academy Hall

Date: September 6

Time: 5.30 p.m. ...


Vocal recital

Nisarga Academy celebrates Smriti Divas with a vocal recital by Bharathi Pratap. She will be accompanied by Madhusoodan Bhat on harmonium and Shashibhushan Gurjar on tabla. The concert is open to all.

Venue: Adarsha Bhavan, 15th ...


Cartoons

The Indian Institute of Cartoonists has an exhibition of cartoons – “LOL” (Laugh Out Loud) with works by Keshav.

Venue: Cartoon Gallery, Midford Garden

Date: September 5

Time: 11 a.m. ...


Saturday gig

Eristoff Saturday Night Fever with Naina Kundu Project, featuring Naina (guitar-and vocals), Floyd Fernandes (guitar) and Jai Row Kavi.

Venue: Opus, Palace Cross Road

Date: September 5

Time: 9 p.m. ...


Gourmet bazaar

Enjoy a gourmet bazaar with baked breads, homemade chocolate, a wide selection of meat, cheese and olives, chicken liver pate, chocolate pate, pasta sauces etc.

Venue: Olive Beach, Wood Street

Contact: ...


Dance

Learn foxtrot, tango, samba and cha cha cha from Australian instructor Fiona Jones. Fee is Rs. 1,000 per head.

Venue: Doodle Den, Richmond Road

Date: Between September 5 to 8

Time: 6 p.m. to 7.30 ...


Play

Puravankara presents Mahesh Dattani’s “Brief Candle”, directed by Lillete Dubey and staged in support of India Foundation for the Arts.

Venue: Chowdiah Memorial Hall

Date: September 6

Time: ...
People

On a roll
Raghav has traced his true identity with his new album that defies any labelling


Rebel without a pause
Chitrangada Singh turned actor by fluke. She would have been an air hostess otherwise
GOING NATIVE
Happily homed
Alexius Collette loves working with the young and energetic IT crowd



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