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A Leafy Affair

Sunday 24 June '12

Sqeeez – The Healthy Bar is a simple shake-salad-sandwich joint that delivers the goods at affordable rates.
India gets Naughty

Sunday 24 June '12

this year’s big Bollywood hit has been Vicky Donor, a movie that had a sperm donor for a hero.
Stories in a Maze

Thursday 14 June '12

The Darshan Museum, located on the first floor of the Sadhu Vaswani Mission building, is spread over an area of 10,000 square feet.
A Cultural Escape

Monday 11 June '12

Navkshitij, an NGO which works with mentally challenged friends, will undertake a special trip to Thailand this year.
The Tramp Revisited

Sunday 10 June '12

Our childhood memories are many, and some images are more resolute than others.
The Menu Makeover

Sunday 3 June '12

Once upon a time, choosing a restaurant was dependent on the meal it offers.
History at Play

Saturday 2 June '12

On the warm evening of Wednesday, May 30, Bal Gandharva Rang Mandir was bustling with activity.
Folksy Talk

Wednesday 16 May '12

There is a splash of earthy colours on the walls of the Art Hub in Grubshup restaurant on Law College road.
The Lightness of Being

Saturday 12 May '12

On a searingly hot day, the appetite usually nose dives. But that trend can reverse if one can be afforded the privilege of bowls full of comfort food.
That Acoustic Sound

Saturday 12 May '12

In the age when most bands with the slightest bent towards rock music want to resort to a whiplash/bang sound, The Yellow Pages like to tune down their sound.
City Times

Monday 7 May '12

Two one-act Marathi plays by students of the Fergusson college will explore the city's social divisions.
Take away, please

Saturday 5 May '12

You know what they say about first impressions, they can be make or break.
Tree Consciousness

Monday 30 April '12

City-based NGO, Tree Public Foundation, recently hosted an awareness building programme that roped in mime and shadow play as props.
Take away, please

Saturday 28 April '12

The Brix Pizza offers fresh cheese pizzas and some interesting flavours, but stick to take-aways or home deliveries
Nurturing Nature

Wednesday 25 April '12

The Gaia Earth Store's strongest selling point is its product range - simple, eco-friendly and empowering for local artisans.
Divine Interventions

Tuesday 24 April '12

Nirmal Vijay Jangli's art is borne out of her meditative phases and her devout nature
Finding HER voice

Monday 23 April '12

The Art of Relationships lecture sought to answer some of women's most intimate questions
Emotional Colour

Friday 20 April '12

Pune artist Komal Jain's art celebrates beautiful paradoxes: colour and formlessness
The Beat of Generations

Thursday 19 April '12

Mattannur Sankaran Kutty Marar, exponent of the traditional Malayali percussion instrument Thayambaka, loves the creative freedom that the instrument allows its player
Lead Roll

Thursday 19 April '12

As Hindi cinema turns 100, Pune-based Ashok Bhaduri's sketches of all leading ladies from Dadasaheb Phalke's daughter Mandakini to Fearless Nadia and Lalita Pawar and now Katrina Kaif acquire a new ha...


The Big Debate
Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
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Pawan KheraReally, Mr Mehta? Much that I enjoy your sophomoric enthusiasm, your assertions are hurried and inaccurate. The UPA didn't aim to silence people. The UPA heard what the people spoke. Pawan Khera Imagining a silence, missing the point, July 19 Comments
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Shekhar GuptaNever in India's history has the economic discourse been so one-sided. Povertarianism, has become a part of our holy national consensus. Shekhar Gupta National Interest: The deformists, July 20 Comments
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Shashi TharoorI respect Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, but find their diatribes sweepingly denunciatory. They have failed to notice today's India boasts a thriving, entrepreneurial and globalised economy. Shashi Tharoor Note to UPA-bashers, July 23 Comments
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Shashi TharoorPawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments
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