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On the tracks ... of hope
It was a picture perfect train ride. Until December 26, 2004, that is ... . NIRUPAMA SUBRAMANIAN travels on the 7.10 Colombo-Matara Express.
Spotlight

IMPRESSIONS
An Indian in Shanghai
Hesistant metropolis or a strange land of bicycle avalanches? SMITA JAIN discovers a brand new China.

Events

Evolving identity
A recent event in Kolkata recreated the history of Indian women, interwoven with that of a nation. NEHA PRASAD comments.


TRADITION
Under the Buddha's benign gaze
The third `Kalinga Mahotsav', exclusively dedicated to martial dances, `harmonised the vigour of martial tradition with the sublimity of peace through the artistic medium of dance'. BIBHUTI MISHRA looks at what was on show.

Focus

EXPERIENCE
In naxal heartland
SHUBHRANSHU CHOUDHARY goes deep into naxal territory. His story.

Environment

ECO-WATCH
Abode of the vulture
Were they watching one of the last of the white backed species in India? SRIDEVI PILLAI visits the Chitalayam forests in Wayanad, Kerala.

History

MOMENTS IN HISTORY
Marathon march
The Vedaranyam Salt March led by Rajaji in April 1930, though less known, is comparable to Mahatma Gandhi's Dandi March. On the 75th Anniversary of the Salt March, LA. SU. RENGARAJAN looks back.

Columns

THE SHASHI THAROOR COLUMN
Every day a holiday?
MEDIA MATTERS
By Sevanti Ninan
Target U.P.

PAST & PRESENT
By Ramachandra Guha
The colours of India
ASK THE DOC..
Childhood troubles



People

TRIBUTE
Love for language
Till the end, O.V. Vijayan held fast to his trust in language, in the ability of the word to render meaningful all that life held. KALA KRISHNAN RAMESH remembers the writer and cartoonist who died recently.
PROFILE
Musical heritage
The last surviving representative of her generation of the Dhanammal family, T. Mukta carries her lineage lightly, says KIRANAVALI VIDYASANKAR.
PROFILE
Dream come true
U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales has created history as the first Hispanic to hold the post. His life has all the elements of the American Dream, writes RANDOR GUY.

Lifestyle

COLOURS
Art, beyond borders
The recently concluded, major exhibition of art from Pakistan mounted in India, was a manifestation comprising more than 150 works. What did an Indian viewership expect from this show, asks NANCY ADAJANIA.
FOODTALK
New food philosophy
A growing number of hotels and restaurants in the capital is now feting gastronomes with the new concept of custom cuisine, says NEETA LAL.
TIME-OUT
Fort Niagara
It was hard to believe that this was a historic outpost used by British, French and American troops, says SHALINI UMACHANDRAN.
HERITAGE
Ranakpur rhapsody
Springing up out of nowhere is this tiered 15th Century Jain temple. MAYA JAYAPAL looks at the exquisite marble structure in the Aravallis.

Health

HEALTHWATCH
Exercise to energise
Exercise promotes well being not just of the body but of the overall quality of one's life, writes Dr. V. GURUMOORTHY.
Astrology


MOON SIGNS
By Khousikan


Mesha

Rishabha

Mithuna

Kataka

Simha

Kanya

Thula

Vrischika

Dhanus

Makara

Kumbha

Meena



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