A painting by Soazic Guezennec
HYDERABAD, October 30, 2014

Do we truly co-exist with nature?

Living in tune with nature or going back to nature, for some, would warrant shunning an urban lifestyle and retreating to the countryside and accepting the lifestyle with both its perks and limit... »
SAILING - Kushal Kumar Yadav and Aman Kumar, who won the National Hobie 16 Championship, celebrate with their trophy in Hyderabad on October 18, 2014. Photo: K Ramesh Babu
October 29, 2014

Mind and muscle over winds

The dice was loaded against the recent conduct of the National Inland Hobie championship at the Hussain Sagar. Nature itself seemed uncooperative with winds hovering over the historic lake at a slu... »
October 28, 2014

Blab away through a free app

The advent of mobile telephones has taken communication to a whole new level. There was a time when people had to rely on bulky landlines to talk to each other, and there was no way of reaching som... »
On the sets of 'Current Theega'
October 28, 2014

In safe territory

Telugu movie Current Theega starring Manoj is director Nageswara Reddy's second film in a row with the Manchu brothers; earlier he had worked for Dhenikaina Ready with Vishnu. ... »
Buyers at Karghaa
HYDERABAD, October 27, 2014

Fruits of the looms go online

Little known rural groups in different parts of the country bring out hand-woven and hand-knitted shawls, stoles and jackets for the colder months. Most buyers wouldn’t have access to the products... »
Weightlifter Ragala Venkata Rahul, showing his silver medal he won in the recent Youth Olympics in China to his parents in Hyderabad. Photo: V.V. Subrahmanyam
October 29, 2014

Weighed by expectations

For Ragala Venkata Rahul, the journey to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics begins when this gifted weightlifter from the Telangana Sports School competes in his maiden World Senior championship to... »
October 28, 2014

Out of the box, literally

It is quite difficult to remember life when we constantly get notifications throughout the day on all types of devices that we have — from Facebook updates to important news from around the world. »
Rajasekhar's painting shows life in Jalapet fishing colony, Vizag
HYDERABAD, October 28, 2014

To restore a distorted landscape

Help began to pour in both financially and in terms of volunteering efforts days after Vizag was battered by Hudhud. The art fraternity has also come forward to do its bit. “We felt we had to do s... »
There are a variety of jackets available that can be teamed up with both Indian and Western outfits this winter.
Hyderabad, October 28, 2014

Zip up, winter’s here

There’s a slight nip in the air and it’s time to pull out all those fancy jackets and scarves to amp up your style quotient. Sure we might not experience biting cold to merit heavy extra layers of... »
HYDERABAD, October 27, 2014

Poems to the fore

Gita Iyengar is a name one immediately associates with books for children. An well known educationist involved with Scholastic India and served as principal, Johnson Grammar School, there was also... »

The Mahindra Gusto, though good on its own, still lags slightly behind the competition »

Idlis are open to culinary interpretation »

Scarves and jackets seem to be ruling for city youngsters looking to pep up their style quotient this time of the year »