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Mind matters
`Shristi' restructures the personality of the mentally challenged, writes T.SARAVANAN after a visit to the rehabilitation centre.
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A well-planned area
Despite some minor hitches, residents of TVS Nagar don't complain much. Rather, they try to think of ways to improve their locality, as M.R.ARAVINDAN finds out
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Personality

Playing many roles
SHUTTLING BETWEEN Bangalore and Chennai every fortnight can be quite a task. "I am mad," Malavika laughs, "but I like this frenzied lifestyle." She is often in Chennai for her shoots for "Raja Rajeswari" and "Chidambara Rahasiyam." How does she ...
Music

MUSIC, his mission
He may be a veteran with more than 5,000 performances, but he comes across as a humble person, says T. SARAVANAN
Green Notes

Sprays of pink
The slender-stemmed Antigonal, with its attractive pink or white flowers, is suitable for arches, verandahs and trellises
Travel

A place to unwind
Thengapattanam: Go there if you find it, says SOMA BASU
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Help your PC fight flab
Here's how you can release a lot of space, to unclog your PC
Entertainment

New age women
A PARADIGM shift is taking place in the ethos of Indian cinema and heroines are defying reel life stereotypes. The Rani Mukherjee-Saif Ali Khan starrer "Hum Tum" is a super hit, especially in the metros. Here Rhea is a widow in designer wear ...
New age women Kerala bound
THE BANGALORE-BASED Priya Mani, who made her debut in Bharathiraaja's "Kangalal Kaithu Sei," plays the heroine opposite Dhanush in Balu Mahendra's "Athu Oru Kana Kalam" which is nearing completion. Now this model-turned-actress is hot among ...
The great escape
THERE IS a belief in North India that some Indian soldiers are still Prisoners Of War (POWs) in Pakistani jails after the last official war in 1971. So Bollywood director Milan Luthria has made a film "Deewar" based on these assumptions of ...
An epic drama
"TROY" IS an adaptation of Homer's "Iliad" and the film follows the assault on Troy by a united Greek force and chronicles the fate of the men involved. The highlight of this film is its awe inspiring star cast. In the lead role of Achilles, Brad ...
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