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Bangalore-bred Bollywood
Actor Gulshan Devaiah tells CATHERINE RHEA ROY that he's been lucky to do three films in as many years
Columns

FINE WINE
Running in the family

Recently FineWinesnMore, which markets and distributes wine, hosted a dinner for a small group of wine lovers. Wines were paired with elegantly-plated dishes, each vintage received a little introduction, tasting notes were exchanged, ...
Food

Palaver sauce

The word palaver comes from the Portuguese language and means a talk, lengthy debate or quarrel. It is unclear how this led to the name of the stew. One theory is that when the stew was first made, with long, ropey greens, people would start ...


Beyond nimbu pani
Keep your cool with traditional homemade drinks
QUICK FIX
Mango cheese cake

Place graham crackers in the bowl of a food processor. Process until they are almost fine crumbs. Add dark brown sugar and butter. Process until mixture clumps together like damp sand. Press mixture evenly into bottom of a nine-inch springform ...
Issues

The hazards of the couch
A mounting body of evidence suggests that too much television can have severe repercussions on the heart


Market on the Net
The world of social networking is emerging as the greatest marketing tool
Cinema

BLAST FROM THE PAST
Ujala (1959)
Shammi Kapoor, Mala Sinha, Raaj Kumar, Leela Chitnis, Dhumal, Kum Kum, Tuntun
Music

On a different track
Composer Prashant Pillai's songs for Shaitan have put him on the top of the charts
Television

TUBE WATCH
Nepal's Stolen Children

Actress and anti-sex trafficking activist Demi Moore has partnered with the CNN Freedom Project to throw light on the shocking trade of human life in Nepal's Stolen, Moore heads to Nepal to join Anuradha Koirala and her organisation, Maiti ...
Arts And Entertainment

Different note
Swar Thounaojam's Fake Palindromes to be staged this weekend, acquires a new version
Style

Toronto teaser
Canada has emerged as a favourite destination to shoot Hindi films
Miscellany


Travel

Seaside story

I've always wanted to go to Bali, famed for its beautiful beaches and fine architecture. Turns out I just have to drive down to Turtle On The Beach at Kovalam for a slice of Bali!

Once you step inside this new boutique hotel, which is an ...
Events

Eat

Under the Mango Tree now introduces Khow Suey, a Burmese delicacy on weekends in their menu.

Venue: Under The Mango Tree, Laurel Lane, Richmond Town

Time: 12 p.m. to 3.30 p.m. and 7.30 p.m. to 11.30 p.m.

Contact: 22111112/3 ...


Shop

India's biggest exhibition of Arts and Crafts -- The Society Collection opens in the city with over 100 stalls filled with exclusive crafts, ethnic and Indo-western designer-wear, traditional and contemporary jewellery and much ...


Concert

There will be a gig by Kolkata based world fusion band Indian Blue. The line up will include Shiraz Ali Khan on the sarod, Dishari Chakraborty on the electronic Persian santoor, Bachospoti Chakraborty on the electric bass guitar, Ronodeep Bose ...


Workshop

There will be a RJ and voice over workshop conducted by an eminent voiceover artist and voice coach, the workshop is engineered to give you an inside view on how you can use your voice to build a career in advertising, radio, broadcasting and ...


Acting

Centrestage will start their second batch for those interested in an acting workshop. It will be a one month weekend workshop and will help you create a show reel

Venue: Baldwin Methodist College, Auditorium, #14 Hosur Road, Richmond ...


Classical

Rasika Academy of Performing Arts presents Bharatanatya Rangapravesha of Yashwant Prasad, disciple of gurus Kiran Subramanyam and Sandhya Kiran

Venue: ADA Rangamandira, J.C.Road

Date: June 26

Time: 6.30 p.m.

Contact: ...


Reading

British Library and Hachette India will host a reading and discussion of “Bangalore Calling” by Brinda S Narayan, the author of the book who will be in conversation with Samhita Arni

Venue: British Library, 23, Prestige Takt, ...


NOW SHOWING

This sequel to the 2006 film produced by Pixar Animation Studios sees the racecar Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) and the tow truck Mater (Larry the Cable Guy) competing in the World Grand Prix in Europe and Japan. Directed by John Lasseter ...


Dance away
The J00F Editions India tour is here this weekend
Wired In

TECHNOSTREET
Bring on the popcorn
The external drive that was initially meantfor work now holds more pictures, movies and music thandocuments and PowerPoint presentations. Here's a roundup ofsome of the best media players for your living room
People

GOING NATIVE
Vibrant city
Iranian Edith Eddy Castela finds it a walkable place
Azam the mango
An almost extinct variety of mango was saved by a professor and now it's bearing fruit



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