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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Rhythm divine

February 7, 2009 2:30:03 am

When he commenced to speak,his speech manifested the lyrics of his efficacious individuality to the music of silence interrupted occasionally by strident applauses.

Rustic routes

February 7, 2009 2:29:18 am

Some time ago,television soaps were all about larger than life settings in metropolitan cities,chandeliers hanging atop huge mansions,make-up laden daughters-in-law doing household chores...

Faux pas

February 7, 2009 2:27:35 am

The premiere of Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye held at PVR Juhu on Thursday may have been boring if it hadn’t been for the gossip generated by the behaviour of the cast of the movie.

Rising stock

February 7, 2009 2:26:27 am

The girl-next-door appeal and a goody image after the smash hit film Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na has probably landed Genelia D’Souza a lucrative contract with a cola brand.

Crooning up the charts

February 7, 2009 2:24:28 am

His occasional tryst with Bollywood has always spelt success but Mohit Chouhan’s latest track — the chartbuster Masakali from Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Delhi 6 — has sealed his reputation.

Coffee with character

February 7, 2009 2:22:54 am

With mostly commercial chains of cafés all over the city,the freshly minted Kala Ghoda Café,on Ropewalk lane (opposite Trishna) in Kala Ghoda...

Carnival time

February 7, 2009 2:21:03 am

One of the prime spaces for showcasing young talent and raising awareness,the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival (KGAF),has been one of the city’s most awaited events.

V N Sule,Shardashram in semis

February 7, 2009 2:17:35 am

I.E.S. V N Sule Guruji and Shardashram Vidyamandir English School became the first two teams to enter the semi-finals...

Faisal stuns Rafath

February 7, 2009 2:16:30 am

Fourth seed Faisal Khan shocked top seed Rafath Habib 11-8 to storm into the final of the Atlas 9-ball Pool Tournament at the Islam Gymkhana on Friday.

Electricity on its way for urban transport project

February 7, 2009 1:57:57 am

The Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation (MRVC) has made an advance payment of Rs 9.8 crore to Tata power for producing electricity for the much awaited phase II of the Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP).

Doctors on a drive to map disease that kills mothers

February 7, 2009 1:57:18 am

Eclampsia,the cause of around 15 per cent maternal mortality in the country,is being mapped,to be nipped in the bud.

Constables get trained to be soft on senior citizens

February 7, 2009 1:54:04 am

Constables manning Mumbai police’s ElderLine 1090 are undergoing training to deal with calls from distressed elderly couples.

Bank felicitates cop for cracking illegal money transfer case

February 7, 2009 1:52:47 am

In a unique gesture of appreciation,the employees of Bank of Maharashtra felicitated Mulund police official Rajendra Sangle for unearthing a racket involving illegal money transfers in January.

Four held for robbery in Kandivli

February 7, 2009 1:51:55 am

The Mumbai Police Crime Branch on Wednesday arrested five men allegedly involved in a robbery of gold and diamond ornaments worth over Rs 8 lakh.

Extortion racket run by scribes busted

February 7, 2009 1:51:12 am

The Mumbai police Crime Branch busted an extortion racket run by a group of television journalists on Wednesday.

Weekend trip to Goa now in less than 9 hrs

February 7, 2009 1:50:19 am

In a bid to boost weekend travel to Goa the Central Railway (CR) will be starting a weekend train from Mumbai to Goa that will cover the distance in less than 9 hours.

Four die while cleaning mill

February 7, 2009 1:50:08 am

Four persons died while cleaning an abandoned paper mill in Hooghly district on Friday.

HC summons to tribal devp secy over ashram deaths

February 7, 2009 1:49:31 am

The Bombay High Court on Friday directed the secretary of the Tribal Development department to be present in court for the next hearing on February 27 regarding the deaths of five children between September-0ctober 2007...

Kolkata police file affidavit on DYFI rally

February 7, 2009 1:49:03 am

In an affidavit filed on the rally of the Democratic Youth Federation of India at the Brigade Parade Ground...

Scottish minister keeps Mayor waiting,meets CM instead

February 7, 2009 1:47:45 am

British Minister for Scottish Affairs Ann Mckechin,who was schedule to visit the Kolkata Municipal Corporation to meet Mayor Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya on Friday...

‘Textbook designing was most important job’

February 7, 2009 1:45:50 am

Designing the primary level English textbook for the state board is so far the most important activity undertaken by the British Council,feels British Deputy High Commissioner Simon Wilson.

KoPT director warns against losses,keeps Diamond Harbour hopes alive

February 7, 2009 1:44:33 am

With the Haldia and Kolkata docks struggling with draught and siltation problems,Kolkata Port Trust’s Director Anup Chanda on Friday said that it might result into the KoPT loosing business worth Rs 150 crore to the Paradeep port.

Recovered,reunited,readmitted: Aahana’s homecoming cut short

February 7, 2009 1:44:00 am

After over 40 days of fervent prayers and tears,Wednesday had finally brought the lost smiles back on the faces of the Goswamis when they took their spastic granddaughter Aahana back home after treatment from the MGM Hospital in Vashi.

Patient’s relatives ransack hospital

February 7, 2009 1:43:11 am

Accusing the hospital authorities of negligence,relatives of a patient ransacked portions of the Institute of Child Health,a private hospital in the city,on Friday.

Couple arrested with drugs

February 7, 2009 1:42:16 am

In a major drug haul,the Kolkata police’s Detective Department arrested a couple from from Ahiripukur and recovered 2.3 kg of charas and cash to the tune of Rs 9.12 lakh from them.