Spinach Variety For Hilly Regions
HORTICULTURAL Research Station, Ooty
has released an improved spinach
variety labelled Ooty Tt-1 developed
from the germplasm of the old variety
called New Zealand spinach.
Concessions For A Woman Cop"
is the first top woman police officer
in South India. And the fourth in the
country. After three decades of
dedicated service in the Indian police
force, she is known as the cop with
nerves of steel.
Wink At Pakistan
the 1950s, the British people did not
know that there was a new country
Answer To A Puzzle: Kvs
envelops Malnad in manifold ways. It
falls in sheets from the sky, snakes
its way around plunging valleys,
vanishes into thin smoke from
Malnadís typical Ďbath ovensí
and reflects the sky in its streams
Storyteller Dips Into Indian Myth
the Ramayana to the Bhagvatam,
Canadian Paul Connolly has written a
variety of tales for children based on
Indian classics, finds out Swati Anand.
The Van Gujjars Survive?
Rao finds the Van Gujjar community in
danger of losing its identity to the
cause of conservation.
Procession Of Warkaris
is witness to a celebration of
Ďonenessí every year, when
pilgrims come to pay their respects to
a group of saints, says V Radhika.
Cultivator Of The Arts
to develop the culture of the film
medium should begin in middle school,
said Subbanna. Peter Colaco recollects
some thoughts of the late Magsaysay
award winner on films and their role.
Retells Tales Of The Wild With Wit
Whitaker shares her fascination with
snakes and other creatures of the wild
in a conversation with Jayalakshmi K.
Use Astronomy As A Trojan Horse'
is no excitement in the syllabus.
There is a feeling that whatever you
learn in college is irrelevant, says
G. Srinivasan, Scientist, Raman
Does Nuclear Bargain With Us Entail?
we do not separate the civilian
nuclear facilities from those related
to defence, international cooperation
will remain a non-starter.
distillation is an age old practice.
But Terry Thomas of Kerala has devised
a simple and inexpensive apparatus
which can supply a familyís daily
potable water needs for just Rs.3000.
Was A Guiding Light To Many
year 2005 is not only the birth
centenary year of Bangalore Gayana
Samaja, but also that of its former
President V Krishna Murthy.
Of Artiste As Woman
in terms of time and effort, is key to
a dancerís or singerís success.
Good As It Gets
you tune into Indiaís great debate
on the nuclear pact that Prime
Minister Manmohan Singh has signed up
with President George W. Bush, donít
let the experts flummox you with all
Jain, writer and social activist, is
one of the women nominated for the
Nobel Peace Prize.
Chandra has made it his life's mission
to reform teaching methodology in
Indian schools. Empowered teachers are
the way forward Tarun Chandra.