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Chatline Meet Arun Varma who was part of the sounds team with Resul Pookutty for ‘Enthiran'. K. Pradeep learns all about the right sounds in movies

My five

A biopic of T.E. Lawrence, the enigmatic British Intelligence agent who led the Arab Revolt against Turkey in World War I, the film was shot in the harsh Arabian desert. Peter O'Toole's performance as T.E. Lawrence, a role that was rejected by ...


Champorado is a sweet chocolate rice porridge in the Philippines. It is traditionally made by boiling sticky rice with cocoa powder, giving it a distinctly brown colour and with milk and sugar to make it taste sweeter. It is served usually at ...

Orange delicacy

Cut a slice off the top of each orange and keep aside. Scoop out all the flesh, pips and juice from the oranges. Heat the saucepan and add juice and cinnamon powder. Boil till it is reduced to one-third. Let it cool. Add marmalade. Whip the ...

Food bytes
Signature dish

How does tea cake, the commonest and most basic of cakes qualify to be on this column? Here's why: This tea cake has the right blend of everything. Honest. It's not so eggy that you won't eat more than a piece. Sweet enough, not too much, not ...

Clinching deals on wheels
For busy people on the move, the car is the new workplace, where commute and conference coalesce
Beauty And Wellness

The order of health
Whether you're the firstborn, middle child, or youngest: here's what your family ranking reveals about your medical destiny

Tangy and flavourful
Tomato soup made the old-fashioned way

Feast to beat the fast
Delicious alternatives can help you avoid cereals during the Navratri fast
Nawabi aroma
Nawab Mehboob Alam Khan talks about Hyderabadi cuisine

The road to longevity
Here are five ways to make exercise a priority and a joy

A new chapter, a different medium
Writing a screenplay and a novel are gratifying in different ways, says Advaita Kala

Musicians go online
Technology Music artistes need not wait for record labels anymore. At the click of a mouse, they can release their album for the world to hear

A cut above
Model and actor Jacqueline Fernandes on her role in ‘Making the Cut' on MTV

Emerald slopes

Imagine your private room, done in a combination of rugged rocks, granite and marble, nestling comfortably on the emerald slopes of the Western Ghats. And, looking out to a well-manicured garden. Beyond the trees and colourful blooms are the ...


What happens when an egg falls into the pinwheeling blades of a fan? Or an apple is hit with a bullet? Welcome to Discovery Channel's series Time Warp in which MIT scientist and teacher Jeff Lieberman, along with digital-imaging expert Matt ...

Art show

‘Panchamukhi', an exhibition of paintings by five women artists – Lakshmi Srinath, Asma Menon, Manisha Raju, Razia Tony and Thejo Menon .

Venue: Vernissage Art Gallery

Date: October 2 – 18

Time: 11 a.m. ...


Sree Poornathrayeesa Sangeetha Sabha will organise the annual Augustine Joseph Memorial music competition.

Venue: Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Tripunithura (Layam Road)

Date: October 3

Time: 9 a.m. ...


As part of the golden jubilee celebrations of Prof. Parassala Ravi's ‘Mridanga Saparya', there will be a mridangam recital by Karaikudi R. Mani.

Venue: Govt. Sanskrit College Hall, Tripunithura

Date: October 3

Time: 4 ...

Culture fete

Kerala Fine Arts Society as part of Soorya Festival presents a series of programmes.

Date: October 2 (dance ballet)

October 3 (Kathak & Fusion Music)

October 4 (Bharatanatyam)

October 5 (Hindustani ...


Orthic Creative Centre presents, on the 105th death anniversary of Raja Ravi Varma, an exhibition of reproductions (on cloth, sketches, and paper) of Ravi Varma's paintings by Rajeevan Parayil, P. V. Ramachandran, Deepak T, Sasi and ...

Photos on exhibit

The Embassy of France in India presents ‘T.V. Viewers', a photography exhibition by Olivier Culmann.

Venue: Tower House (Fort Kochi)

Date: On till October 15

Time: 11 a.m. – 7 ...

Epic in a digital avatar
G.Kameshwar has come up with podcasts on the Mahabharata with English explanation of the verses

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