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Nobody to LOVE
Child begging is rampant in the city. Most of them are from the neighbouring States. Despite sincere efforts to rescue such children by several organisations, the malady continues, unchecked, laments LEELA MENON.
Etiquette & Protocol

Four Ps of job hunting
Most interviewers in the job market are looking for candidates with inter-personal and social skills

Fitting the bill
Fitness trainer Bindu Prakash is on a mission to clear the misconceptions about aerobics.

Fitness mantra
Exercise regularly for a healthy body and mind.

Hello... can you help me?
WHEN THE Railway Police picked up 10-year-old Shikha (name changed to protect identity) begging for alms on Platform No. 2, it dispatched her to Don Bosco Sneha Bhavan where, on questioning, an ugly reality was to manifest itself. It was found ...
Are kids reading more violent tales?
Violence in story books does not hurt a child's psyche, where the end is a victory of good over bad, says HEMJIT BHARATHAN

Where's the pavada?
The pavada has almost vanished from the Malayali girl's wardrobe. This traditional pleated dress has been replaced by jeans, trousers and salwar kurtas.

More style, less stuff
WITH ALL the post Onam Malayalam releases sinking without a trace, its the Tamil films released for Diwali that are making hard bucks in the box-office. Vijay starrer Thirumalai has raked in good initials. Presented by K. Balachander under the ...

After six years of hibernation, Gloria Estefan is back with her unique brew of Latino-Pop music

A matter of taste
IN THE fashion world or tinsel town, models and actors depend on designers to boost their screen image. But are some of our stars choosy? Designer Reza Shariffi says the latest sensation Katrina Kaif carries off most colours with elan. She is, ...
Not mama's girl
RIDDHIMA KAPOOR is quite different from her glamorous mum, Neetu Kapoor. Unlike Neetu, who's always been interested in cinema and nutrition, Riddhima has turned to fashion. After a five-year course in Fashion Marketing abroad, she is trying her ...
Who cares?
SINCE THE release of "Ek Chhoti Si Love Story", Manisha Koirala has been in the news for one reason or another. When she took up her maiden production venture "Paisa Vasool" with Sushmita Sen as co-star, the buzz in the industry was that the ...
Fish and friendship
WHILE THE Shah Rukh Khan-Preity Zinta starrer "Kal Ho Na Ho" is all set to hit the big screen, a lot of episodes unfold off-screen. Like the one involving Jaya Bachchan and the stars gorging on mouth-watering fish curry from the Bachchan ...

Mighty mouse
The computer mouse is taking on new `avataars'
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