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Dome city
Nestled amidst 500-acres of dusty earth in the city outskirts, a space age `dome-dom,' is coming up almost unnoticed. SOUVIK CHOWDHURY reports
Campus Notes

Memorable journey
FROM THE hilly areas of picturesque northeast to the dusty lands down South, it was an eventful journey for them that had pleasant memories to carry back home and more importantly, a proud feeling that they too belong to this great nation and are ...

Spirit of Andhra
ANDHRA'S DELICACIES seem to provide the right impetus and energies to the students from Andhra to come out best. No wonder, students of the Institute of Hotel Management, Catering Technology and Applied Nutrition came up with some wonderful ...
Decennial celebrations
THE AURORA Degree College, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, had its students picking up the nuances of emerging careers through a series of lectures as a part of the decennial celebrations. Prominent people from the industry shared ...
UNESCO Fellowship
A RESEARCH scholar of the Osmania University, Gaddam Jalandhar Reddy has been conferred the Fellowship for Leaders course training for the year 2003 by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). He is one of ...
U.K. varsity course
AFTER THE U.S. universities, it is the turn of a U.K. university to offer an MBA programme in Hyderabad. The Singapore-based Raffles Education Group has set up its centre here to offer the MBA programme of the Nottingham Trent University. The ...
Etiquette & Protocol

Sound of silence
Silence can be an effective communication tool too
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INDIAN SOCIETY is a child-oriented one. Marketing gurus are exploiting this psychology. The child on television acts as a guide to the child in the house in matters starting from brushing the teeth to the washing machine, the instant starch for ...


Castle of dreams
Influenced by medieval European castles, the Asman Garh Palace was built for leisure
Arts & Crafts

Montage of life
Samir Mondal uses only water colours in his works which are influenced by his surroundings

Life of a litterateur
"Harivanshrai Bachchan Atma katha", a Telugu translation of the autobiography, was released recently

Hero of hit anthems
Sandeep `Khallas' Chowta returns with his second pop album titled `Now That's Sandeep Chowta'
Eating Out

Spicy treat
Fiery `Nellori' fare at Masala is challenging, but delightfully delicious
Kebab fiesta
Taj Residency presents a wide kebab menu for the ongoing `Kebab-e-Alam' festival
Authentic Awadhi
Check out the Awadh Food Festival at Taj Tristar

BEFORE MUSHROOMS were cultivated, people ate the wild varieties. The Japanese were probably the first to grow mushrooms, raising Shiitakes some 2,000 years ago. Today, there are thousands of varieties in the world of which only 25 are ...
Thai flavour
Do we get Thai ingredients like galangal, kafir lime and lemon grass in Hyderabad? If so, where? Monu, Marredpally ALL THE above-mentioned items would be available at leading super markets, which sell imported items. It would ...
Fruit for topping
IT IS pear-shaped fruit with a seed in the centre. It is green from outside and in a pear shape. While the exterior is green, it is light yellowish when peeled. It has an almond sort of a taste. It is usually used for salads or as toppings for ...
Fresh as ever!
YOU COULD sprinkle water on the rice and heat it in the microwave oven. Alternately, you could also place the rice container on a double boiler. A double boiler is a container with hot water which has some sort of a stand in it on which you ...
Colour travail
Whenever I leave unused wheat dough (for rotis) in the fridge there is a change in colour. How can I prevent it? Koyal, Kukatpally THE COLOUR of the dough changes as the cool air from the fridge comes in contact with the dough ...
Green pea wonder
FOR MATAR paneer, cut cubes of paneer and fry them in medium hot oil until golden brown and remove. Place them in cold water. Blanch the green peas and keep aside. For the gravy: Heat oil in a handi, add jeera and ...
Disinfect fridge thus!
THE REFRIGERATOR needs to be defrosted and cleaned on daily basis with mild soap solution and needs to be closed properly to prevent any foreign particle or insects from entering. Keep sending in your questions to ...

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