‘I Loved It’
Johnny Depp talks about the remarkable
Jack Sparrow and his experience
playing the role.
Double Deal, Straight Talk
Sandhya Mridul reveals her theatre
sense with “Double Deal”
Reinforcing A Link
A branch of Srirangam Jeer Mutt is
coming up at Tirumala.
Beyond All That Song And Dance
Veteran dancer Padma Subrahmanyam on
classical arts and the media.
Striking A Balance
Poornima Indrajith’s charisma and
talent have helped her excel in films
and television programmes.
Master Of Theatre
Veteran theatre person V. Ramamurthy
speaks of the total experience of
theatre that implies team work,
discipline and dedication.
Switch On Or Switch Off?
The prime minister told chief
ministers recently that the power
crisis is in fact a prime political
crisis. Some numbers make this
evident: India’s installed capacity is
132,000 MW (March 2007).
Start Viewing Global Diaspora As A
Multiculturalism is a good thing
because it reflects the reality that
society is culturally diverse — not
just because of immigration — and
because tolerance of differences
within the framework of liberal
democracy is the basis for peaceful
Reservation Is No Solution To
Eradicate Caste System
The caste-based reservation policy in
India has failed to address the caste
issue at large and this experience has
helped us devise a new strategy to
eradicate the caste system prevailing
Seeking St Status: Anger In Rajasthan
Boils Over, 14 Dead
Caste tensions simmering for the last
five years boiled over in Rajasthan
when an agitation by the Gurjjar
community, demanding they be moved
from the category of OBC to Scheduled
Tribe, turned violent today.
One of the
most popular poets, Imtiaz Dharker's
latest book, The Terrorist At My
Table, was launched recently.
'Let's See What's Left In The
Twenty-four hours after being sworn
in, UP chief minister Mayawati spoke
Q&a:health Care In India Entirely
The dearth of hands-on clinical
training in managing medical
exigencies is a serious handicap for
health-care professionals in India.
'What Is A Fatwa For A Progressive
Tourism Minister Nilofer Bakhtiar
faces a cleric's fatwa for "un-Islamic
behaviour". But that does not stop her
from recognising that this is the
"best time for women in
I Still Get Fan Mail For Mera Naam
I'm at her Eden Hall apartment which
has a glorious view of the Haji Ali
dargah.. Although the house is in a
mess because of renovation, she’s
'Children Are Also Sexual Beings'
It's no boon being children in India,
or for that matter, anywhere in the
world. This is chillingly borne out by
statistics that put the number of
children in one form of distress or
another at a staggering 300 million.
Tds On Service Tax Collected By
Under the Service Tax Act/ Rules,
service tax is collected by the
service provider from the client to be
paid in full to Government account.
Targeting The Girl
Gita Aravamudan's book Disappearing
Daughters: The Tragedy of Female
Foeticide was recently published by
‘An Outsourcing Hub For Generics’
Chennai-based Shasun Chemicals and
Drugs is the biggest bulk and
intermediaries manufacturer of
Ibuprofen (anti inflammatory drug).