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January 5, 2009 12:50:22 am

They have innumerable queries but few answers to them. However,a humble three-button box is now acting as their exclusive 'information bureau'...

Seaside Sentries

January 5, 2009 12:50:20 am

Chhatrapati Shivaji realised the vulnerability of his kingdom through the sea routes and established India’s very own naval defence,called ‘armar’ in Marathi.

Fashion Fair

January 5, 2009 12:48:30 am

While rumours are floating around in Delhi fashion circles about the alleged pullout of sponsors at one of the fashion weeks...

Laughter challenge

January 5, 2009 12:48:09 am

For 12 years,Makarand Tilloo has been making people laugh on stage,as a stand-up comedian and researching on laughter in his spare time.

Park Attractions

January 5, 2009 12:47:42 am

For business people who want to check in at Noida,there is one more place beyond Radisson MBD,Mosaic and Lemon Tree — The Park Plaza.

The Producer

January 5, 2009 12:46:38 am

Forbidden Films is the name of Abhay Deol’s just-launched banner. The actor,it seems,wants to chart the forbidden territory.

Winter Melange

January 5, 2009 12:45:23 am

“Art is not only about what the eye sees but also about what the mind feels,” says Ebrahim Alkazi,as he stands surrounded by 20-odd paintings,graphics and ceramics that form “Winter Interludes”,the new exhibition at Art Heritage.

Small talk

January 5, 2009 12:44:57 am

Rubbishing the recession fever that has left the world pale,residents of Amanora Park were treated to a musical evening while the Amphi theatre was inaugurated at Amanora Park Town on January 3.

Up,Up and Away

January 5, 2009 12:44:24 am

There’s a quiet satisfaction as Faiza Ahmad Khan reflects on the award that has propelled her to the ranks of India’s serious documentary filmmakers.

Game for some more

January 5, 2009 12:43:58 am

After having ruled the green fields for over three decades,the members of Shivajians Sports Club are together,this time for a brighter future of the game that they have loved all their lives.

Now,get your driving licence in two hours

January 4, 2009 4:17:31 am

You can soon get a driving licence in about two hours’ time. The Road Transport Office has decided to go hi-tech to pace up the entire process of providing learner’s driving licence in the city.

Road mishap kills 20-yr-old youth in Trombay

January 4, 2009 4:16:29 am

A 20-year-old youth was killed and another person sustained injuries on Saturday after a speeding vehicle rammed them while crossing the road near Mankhurd railway station.

City to get facelift for marathon

January 4, 2009 4:15:33 am

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is all set to spruce up the city for the upcoming Mumbai Marathon on January 18.

Cops hunt for man for murder bid on wife

January 4, 2009 4:14:05 am

Acting on a complaint filed by a 35-year-old housewife,the Bhandup police are tracing the whereabouts of one Shankar Naidu (40),who works as a radio officer on a merchant ship.

Thane lawyers stay off work to protest court’s bifurcation

January 4, 2009 4:13:08 am

Work at the district court (civil and sessions) in Thane came to a grinding halt with lawyers affiliated with the Thane District Bar Association ‘abstaining from work’ in protest against the bifurcation of the civil and sessions court,that would benefit Bhiwandi.

Corporators fight water wars,say why split city

January 4, 2009 4:11:23 am

A day after the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation announced that water shortage would continue for the next two years...

The bindass lingo won’t fade soon

January 4, 2009 4:09:46 am

Take Mumbai’s word for it-Bambaiyya Hindi is “totally bindass”,never mind what Maharashtra Navnirman Sena did to establish Marathi’s supremacy.

BMC money spinners say budget targets seem too distant

January 4, 2009 4:07:03 am

Reeling under the impact of the economic slowdown,the top three income earning departments of the BMC have informed the financial department that this year’s budget targets would be difficult to achieve.

Cops goof up in 26/11 probe

January 4, 2009 4:05:51 am

In a move that exposed the carelessness of a key Mumbai Police investigating officer,the Crime Branch today retracted an attempt to link the 26/11 terror attacks...

Mumbai FC colts top the table

January 4, 2009 4:03:36 am

A Manual D’souza brace enabled Mumbai FC’s u-19 team outplay Income Tax 2-0 in the Super Division of the Mahindra MFL football tournament played at St. Xaviers ground Parel on Saturday.

Alukkal dazzles for MMK

January 4, 2009 4:02:50 am

If Mithibai Motiram Kandnani (MMK) College found the going in their opening encounter of inter-collegiate football tournament against Jai Hind a virtual a cakewalk...

Icebreaker is a runaway winner in Bangalore Oaks

January 4, 2009 4:01:52 am

Public choice Icebreaker justified the faith of masses when she romped home in style to claim the Bangalore Oaks (Grade II),the feature event of the Bangalore Races held on Saturday.

New Releases

January 4, 2009 3:58:03 am

He called it his “Red Curtain” style of movie making,requiring just a few basics-that the audience knows how the film will end when it begins...

Big in New York

January 4, 2009 3:52:45 am

Leave logic at the gallery doors,smoke a fat spliff and then enter the works of New York-based artist Chitra Ganesh.

Postcard from mumbai

January 4, 2009 3:51:00 am

A secret you discovered about Mumbai? I can’t pretend that a million people haven’t already discovered anything I have...