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Dev there... Anand finally!
Dev Anand can surely be called a one-man institution in the Hindi film industry. Decorated with the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke Award this past week, the lovable legend, says SURESH KOHLI, merits every bit of it.
Talk Of The Town

A Dreamer, A Creator
He is not in awe of Hollywood and admires L.K. Advani. He craves for Kashmir and avoids politics. Read on with RANA SIDDIQUI to know more about Vidhu Vinod Chopra and his latest film "Munna Bhai M.B.B.S".
Down Memory Lane

Mystery of the missing finials
THE DISAPPEARANCE of the finials atop the miniature domes of the Delhi Gate of the Red Fort is no doubt intriguing, but not surprising, as the fort has faced such controversies right through its existence. These finials or spires, with a golden ...
Design Matters

Of art and interiors
THIS IS something we get to see at times but rarely in a furniture shop. Big paintings hung from the walls and period furniture adorning the rooms. Called Furncraft, this furniture and interiors store in New Delhi's Shahpur Jat is putting on ...

Diamonds... peerless as ever
IF YOU still remember the chaos created on the city roads a few weeks ago because of more than 10,000 weddings on a single night, then it would be rather uninteresting to tell you that the wedding season has set in. That means shopping sprees for ...

Now showing... Kumud
SO, WHAT is the mantra to turn around a soap failing to etch its mark on the weekly rating card? And who best can prescribe a remedy than the churner of the `K' success story on television, Balaji Telefilms? As they did first with their ...

Healing and more
LIFE IS all about energy, power, vigour or the latest oomph. And how to preserve it or direct it in the right direction is asked and answered in more ways than any mortal can fathom. However, what makes any new alternative medicine much in demand ...

Each one take one
AFTER "FOUR Weddings and a Funeral" it is "Love Actually". Cut out the fluff, get down to the basics. And there, "Love Actually" is a frothy, funny little film that tickles your funny bone, and also just about manages to tug at your heartstrings. ...
New film, new message
SAAWAN KUMAAR is an angry man these days. He is proclaiming at the top of his voice, "Very soon the distributors will be out of work. Technology has progressed by leaps and bounds. The filmmakers will not need these middlemen for the fate of ...

The man and the muse
Zakir Hussain's music is of heaven and earth, literally. He may justify staking his tabla on the reputation of a brand of tea, but that doesn't take away from the beauty of his thoughts and musical images, says ANJANA RAJAN.

The de-stress mantra
BRAND NEW Club Olympus has recently reopened at the Hyatt Regency after being briefly closed for refurbishment. Keeping in mind that 90 per cent of today's health and fitness seekers is busy people who don't have the entire day to indulge ...

New jacks in the box!
COME NEXT week and the so-called couch potatoes can jot down the names and timings of two more tele-serials in their weekly `Things to Do' list. While one is strictly for the kids, the other is designed for those young at heart, not necessarily ...

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