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Cinematic Debut

March 10, 2009 1:14:37 am

Hitesh Natalwala grew up away from India,but not far from Indian cinema. His movie-crazy grandmother ensured regular trips to theatres and his mother’s love for Hindi film songs filled his early years with melody.

Desi cool

March 10, 2009 1:13:23 am

Till a year back,readers of Indian writing in English were deprived of a pleasure unlike their regional counterparts.

Cast away

March 10, 2009 1:11:54 am

Actor Tannishtha Chatterjee has landed in Mumbai amidst the buzz that surrounds Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto and her red carpet walk.


March 10, 2009 1:09:30 am

Chenab Impex now exclusively introduces Amedei - Tuscany’s gastronomical tradition in chocolates...


March 10, 2009 1:07:27 am

A Tajine is a North African dish typically found in Morocco and named after the special pot in which it is cooked...

LAST BITE with Saumya Tandon

March 10, 2009 1:06:24 am

My last memorable meal was a couple of months back in UK in a small,old Italian café...

Digital diet

March 10, 2009 1:05:20 am

Not too long ago,one could barely find restaurant reviews or recommendations online—but then again,nobody really looked online for them either.

Javed Akhtar memorial trophy for IOB cager Harish

March 10, 2009 1:03:04 am

The Javed Akhtar Trophy for the best men's player in the Silver Jubilee Ramu Memorial Basketball Tournament...

Favourite Rock Ing Star rocks to an easy win

March 10, 2009 1:02:06 am

Three-year-old dark bay filly Rock Ing Star justified majority punters faith when she cantered to a very comfortable victory in the Vaishnavi Multi-Million...

Otters Club rout Khar Gym

March 10, 2009 1:01:08 am

Otters Club (Bandra),who were involved in some of the tough matches on their way to final,played like a well-oiled machine to blank Khar Gymkhana 5-0 in the final of the BSAM’s inaugural 9-Ball Pool league-cum-knockout championships...

Can Geethu blip on the WNBA radar?

March 10, 2009 12:59:57 am

Maybe,she and her game-buddies are not glamorous enough. Maybe it’s their loose playing-attire and conservative,comfortable round-necks. Maybe,it’s because basketball players don’t wear short skirts with smart slits.

Winning over the West: Bahrisons opens store in Rajouri Garden

March 10, 2009 12:47:54 am

There is no way you can cruise into Rajouri Garden,it’s not like the GK I or Defence Colony markets,where young people go around the market area,navigating their cars in circles,spotting sales,perhaps.

Chartered accountant shot at in Welcome

March 10, 2009 12:46:29 am

A chartered accountancy student was allegedly shot at by unidentified assailants on Monday morning in Welcome area of Northeast district.

Dignity in death: NGO distributes body bags to hospitals,ambulance services

March 10, 2009 12:45:38 am

The photographs of 162 devotees visiting the Naina Devi shrine in Himachal Pradesh lying crushed and trampled,piled over each other...

Mother,son ‘commit suicide’ after quarrel over food

March 10, 2009 12:44:36 am

A mother and son reportedly committed suicide by hanging on Monday afternoon.

Pak man held for staying illegally in Capital for 19 yrs

March 10, 2009 12:43:22 am

The special staff of Delhi Police have arrested a 41-year-old Pakistan national staying illegally in the Capital for the past 19 years. He was arrested on Sunday.

Curtailed railway reservation services on Holi

March 10, 2009 12:42:07 am

Services at the computerised passenger reservation centres in the Capital will be curtailed on Holi.

DU secures campuses for Holi

March 10, 2009 12:40:38 am

The Delhi University has stepped up security in colleges for Holi in order to avoid incidents of harassment,particularly with women students.

‘Rainwater harvesting only way to check receding groundwater level’

March 10, 2009 12:39:30 am

The Central Ground Water Authority has said the only way to augment the depleting groundwater table in the city is through rooftop rainwater harvesting.

BSES,DDA spar over Akshardham grid

March 10, 2009 12:38:16 am

The 66 KV Akshardham grid,which when built will be the sole provider of electricity for the Commonwealth Games Village,is in the centre of a legal battle between the Discom BSES and the Delhi Development Authority.

Delhi foot overbridges: facelift needed

March 10, 2009 12:36:32 am

In the 20 seconds a pedestrian has to cross a busy road in the Capital,there are many things that can go wrong: vehicles that jump red lights...

SAD-BJP devastated Punjab in name of development: Tewari

March 10, 2009 12:34:37 am

“The SAD-BJP alliance is destroying the state in the name of development,” said national spokesperson of the All-India Congress Committee Manish Tewari today.

Chandigarh court convicts Pak national for espionage

March 10, 2009 12:33:09 am

A 27-year-old Pakistani national,arrested by the police in February 2003 on charges of spying,was convicted by a lower court on Monday.

New trust offers lifeline to descendants of the last Mughal

March 10, 2009 12:32:01 am

Twenty one years ago,author and social worker Firoz Bakht Ahmed was on a mission to Kolkata,trailing the bloodline of the last Mughal emperor,Bahadur Shah Zafar II.

‘Use of artificial colours can cause health problems’

March 10, 2009 12:29:35 am

“Holi is one of the most colourful and vibrant festivals celebrated in India. Nature itself is at its best,as during this time,the trees are in a bloom.