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Going ga-ga over TATTOOS
Five thousand years ago, an Egyptian form of body art "tattooing" zigzagged across the globe to appear, disappear and reappear time and again in fashion circles. Tattooing has acquired a new dimension, thanks to the ingenuity of the fashion-savvy ...

A college fair to regain sheen
``Sir, please come here, I will show you how a nuclear reactor functions. These are the uranium and plutonium rods and this is the reactor... and that's how the power is generated" Well, that was how A. Adi Laxmi was inviting the visitors that ...
Arts & Crafts

Poetry in pottery
Who said kitchen is the only arena for the housewives to prove their creativity. Give Rathnamala, Vanita and Suja a couple of brushes and some paint, and they would give a new look and meaning to simple rustic pots. The three are accomplished ...

Unique crafts from `land of seven sisters'
The ongoing Crafts Fair 2003 at the Ramnagar Lions Community Hall brings us some of the finest handicrafts and handlooms from the seven States of the North-East. The region abounds in nature's oldest and most valuable building material— ...

Self-confidence sees Mr. Andhra through
"A keen interest in what one does and confidence in one's own abilities, will enable that person excel in the chosen goal," says Vinukonda Dilip, who bagged both the `Mr. Andhra' crown and the `Mr. Talent' award at the `Haywards 5000 Mr. Andhra ...

HARIKATHA is here to stay
The dwindling numbers at Harikatha performances do not seem to disturb them much, but the hurt in their eyes is too evident to be missed when they refer to the denigration of their art in films. With declining patronage, these artistes are ...

Paneer platter
PANEER IS the ubiquitous item in many an Indian cuisine. This protein - rich cottage cheese can be used for the starters, snacks and main dishes. Here are some interesting recipes for you to try out. Paneer ...

Electronics quiz
An inter-collegiate `Electronics quiz' was conducted by Pydah College last week. Of the 55 teams, which participated in the quiz, the five finalists were S.K.B.R. College, Amalapuram, Gayatri College, Srikakulam, Aditya Degree College for Women, ...

Metro cultural round-up
Amazing flair for the instrument coupled with ardently achieved mastery in technique, exploiting its niceties to the hilt, marked the recent veena retical by Ayyagari Satyaprasad from Rajahmundry. He rendered a concert for Sangeetha Kalaasamithi ...

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