Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Sunday, August 07, 2005
Google

Magazine
Published on Sundays
News Update

Features
Magazine
Literary Review
Life
Metro Plus
Open Page
Education Plus
Book Review
Business
SciTech
Entertainment
Young World
Property Plus
Quest
Folio

Group Sites
The Hindu
Business Line
The Sportstar
Frontline

The Hindu eBooks
The Hindu Images

Home

Battered ... Mumbai survives
The monsoon of 2005 will remain seared in the collective memory of people in this city. But the story of July 26 is `of resilience and bravery by ordinary people and neglect and inefficiency by the administration'.
Focus

SOCIETY
Play up the game
It was the idea of communities working together that swung the 2012 Olympics London's way. In the wake of 7/7, is this spirit of integration going to suffer or will sporting icons like Amir Khan show a way out?


COMMUNITIES
At home on water
Manual fishing is an art. Will it lose out to deep sea trawling?
WORLD HERITAGE
A steam odyssey
Once the Darjeeeling toy train won its spurs, it was only a matter of time before the Nilgiri Mountain Railway would have to be internationally acknowledged in the UNESCO World Heritage List. India becomes the only country to flaunt two feathers in its transport cap.

Columns

CAMBRIDGE LETTER
By By Bill Kirkman
The worth of a varsity
LEVEL PLAYING FIELD
By By Mike Marqusee
Making excuses

THE OTHER HALF
By By Kalpana Sharma
Is this Independence?
ASK THE DOC
Varied symptoms



Sightings


  • The 'Bobby' part
  • Dhody is queen
  • Gutsy Rani

    Lifestyle

    Something new, something old
    How different were the films that claimed to be different from the usual "Bollywood" mould?
    Eloquent images of struggle
    Rupashree Nanda's "Harvest Of Hunger" establishes the link between food insecurity and distress migration in Orissa.
    LIFE
    Food fiesta
    Singapore has a truly unique food culture, all of its own — a constant worship of flavours.

    Health

    HEALTHWATCH
    Keep hearing loss at bay
    There are many causes for losing one's hearing. Early identification is crucial to prevent or minimise loss of hearing.
    Common spice, uncommon value
    Ginger has many health benefits and there are a variety of ways in which it can be used.

    Mail Bag


  • Humane religions
  • Negative thoughts
  • Handling dyslexia
  • Identity crisis
  • Potter magic

    Miscellany


  • Homage to Hiroshima
  • Driving me nuts
    Astrology


    MOON SIGNS
    By Khousikan


    Mesha

    Rishabha

    Mithuna

    Kataka

    Simha

    Kanya

    Thula

    Vrischika

    Dhanus

    Makara

    Kumbha

    Meena



    See the earlier stories
    Lead | Issues | Essay | Focus | Environment | Cinema | Musings | Columns | Sightings | People | Tribute | Sport | Lifestyle | Health | Books | Literature | Cuisine | Astrology | Urban Edge |
  • The Hindu National Essay Contest Results



    News: Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Index | Features: Magazine | Literary Review | Life | Metro Plus | Open Page | Education Plus | Book Review | Business | SciTech | Entertainment | Young World | Property Plus | Quest | Folio |

    The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
    Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | The Sportstar | Frontline | The Hindu eBooks | The Hindu Images | Home |

    Comments to : thehindu@vsnl.com   Copyright 2005, The Hindu
    Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu