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A winged marvel
They fly free till they alight at the courtyard of the Jain Temple at Mattancherry, at noon to be fed by Prafulbhai Shah. PRATIMA ASHER meets this man and tells the tale behind this strange, daily ritual, while VIPINCHANDRAN'S camera captures t his unique spectacle.
The waiting game
The `waiting room' experience is one which all of us have had at some point of time. Here are a few dos and don'ts.
Researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) have a system to translate Hindi text into English and query Hindi databases using English questions...
Shape up beautiful!
A toned midriff is possible if one follows a regular exercise regimen. MUMTAZ KHALID ISMAIL charts one out for you.
Policies just not right
K.P. FABIAN, former Ambassador to Qatar, Finland and other nations, hails from Kochi and has been in the Indian Foreign Service since 1964, finally retiring in 2000 as Ambassador to Italy. Mr. Fabian was in the city for a talk on his ...
Breaking new ground
A RARE achievement of Kochi's own scientist. Dr. T. K. Thankappan, the principal scientist of Central Institute of Fisheries Technology has successfully developed a life saving drug, Squalene. It has already reached the markets in the form of ...
A NEWLY recorded version of an album brought out years back, this one cashes in on the popularity of the singer Pratap (remember his big hit in the film `Meesa Madhavan') and of course on the digital technology. Pratap has sensitively ...
Just in, here to stay
HAILING FROM Orlando, Florida, he was part of the Mickey Mouse Club TV show along with Joshua Chasez, and jointly they founded the band N'Sync. After making his mark in the group and gaining considerable fan following, he has just released his ...
`IM' with attitude
The latest version of the popular MSN Messenger sports a cool new avatar and provides lots of tools for personalisation.
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