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Age is just a number
When physical abilities decline with age, strength training and a supportive environment can help make daily chores easy
Take it easy
There is something captivating about the endless blue sea; the thunderous rhythm of the waves crashing on the cliff below prompting you to curl up on the ‘charu kasara' (the traditional planter's chair) and stare at nature's splendour to ...
Anthony Minghella has succeeded in translating the poetry of Michael Ondaatje's Booker prize-winning novel The English Patient onto the silver screen, a daunting task considering that the novel is so multi-layered. Set before and during World ...
Vanamala is considered the first ‘jungle movie' in Malayalam. Movies of this genre were hugely inspired by Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan. The silent movie King of Forest (1926) produced by Royal Arts with Jilloo Bai and Udvadia in the ...
What could be better than the smell of freshly baked bread or the joy of eating warm cookies straight from the oven? Do you pine for the pleasures of gingerbread houses and holiday delights or the warming goodness of home baked casseroles? ...
For the love of potatoes
The study about potatoes being a safe food brings cheer among potato fans
How to make...Polla vada
A savoury for rainy days
A working professional? Then you probably don't have much time to cook. Or even eat lunch. “Lunch. If you are like me, lunch is a dreaded word. Its so . . . curious. I know exactly what to eat for breakfast. Fruit. Yogurt. Granola. ...
Hooked on flavour
Sea of flavours at Bait restaurant at Vivanta by Taj, Kovalam
Hot, succulent pieces of roasted and delicately spiced chicken with French fries, baked potatoes and an array of veggies sautéed in butter. It is a meal in itself and is a healthy alternative to chicken fried in batter. The restaurant ...
Sweet treats for Deepavali
Easy-to-make sweets for this festive season
Black Forest gateau
Schwarzwälder kirschtorte is a dessert from South Germany popularly known as Black Forest gateau. Made of several layers of chocolate cake, with whipped cream and cherries between each layer, it is decorated with additional whipped cream, ...
Germs: home truths
Factors at home could be making you ill. Here's what you should do to stay healthy
A tale of friendship
Here's your chance to catch How To Train Your Dragon at home. Reliance BIG Home Video presents the film on a DVD, Blu-ray and VCD.
Written and directed by Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois, How To Train Your Dragon is the tale of a young ...
Usha Rajeshwari 's Tamil film tells the story of a small-town woman's tryst with microfinance
Learning on the move
Student life ain't easy. What with the cut-throat competition, long hours of study, project work, peer pressure, debates. And to achieve academic excellence you'll need processing power and a battery that can survive a hard day's studying. These lapt ops are currently top of their class.
Light of shadows
Puppet House stages the shadow puppetry play Gardabha Manushya Prahasana, in connection with Abhinaya's Ajayan Memorial Theatre festival.
Venue: Vyloppilly Samskriti Bhavan
Date: October 31
Time: 7 ...
Art of dance
Attakalari Centre for Movement Arts, Bangalore, performs ‘Sanchaari.'
Venue: Tagore Theatre
Date: November 2
Time: 7 ...
Czarina's special promotion of Tussar silks, in a wide variety of colours and designs.
Venue: Czarina, Catholic Centre
Date: Till November 5
Contact: 0471 ...
Alliance Francaise de Trivandrum conducts ‘Tribu itinerante' – video performance by Lionel Lauret.
Venue: Alliance Francaise de Trivandrum
Date: October 30
Time: 5 ...
Sea of tastes
Try out varieties of the biriyanis such as Nawabi, Lebanese, Paneer, Arabian and so on.
Venue: Zinc n Rock
Date: Till October 31
Time: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Soorya's ‘Parampara' dance fete. November 1: Meenakshi Sreenivasan, November 2: Arupa Lahiri, November 3: Lavanya Ananth, November 4: Ananda Shankar, November 5: Navia Natarajan.
Venue: Vyloppilly Samskriti Bhavan
Ravi Abraham (Anoop Menon) lives the perfect life with wife, Parvathy (Samvritha Sunil), and daughter, Ammu. One evening the couple give a ride to a hitchhiker (played by Jayasurya). It turns into a nightmare for them when the hitchhiker pulls ...
The battle for Earth has ended but the battle for the universe has just begun. After returning to Cybertron, Starscream assumes command of the Decepticons. Meanwhile, Megatron's dead body is stolen from the United States military and revived. ...
Anuja Chauhan talks about her novel Battle of Bittora and the idealism of youth
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