Friday , 19 April 2019


Treating Insomnia

By Dr Kasturi Desai
To continue with the specialisation of Ayurvedic treatment and the medicines, Triphala churna, as mentioned before is a wonderful combination of drugs. Besides, helping to clean the system it also has the power of healing wounds and ulcers. Washing wounds with a decoction of the churna is beneficial.

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Marching Forward

By Khushwant Singh
The more I hear of the DAV set-up, the more I admire the way it functions. It is probably among the very few educational organisations in the world which is free of ego clashes of the people who run it.

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The Garden City

By Meher Castelino
If one wants to just laze around in the different gardens in India then the city to visit is Bangalore or Bengaluru as it is called now.
It is for no reason that it is called The Garden City because it has so many beautiful open spaces that will make one turn into a poet and even compete with Omar Khayyam when it comes to writing verse.

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Restoring the Soul of Salcete

By Dr Nandkumar M Kamat
Expectedly, the Sal River, the soul of the Salcete taluka, is again in the news. The credit for the neglect this river suffers goes to indifferent village panchayats, heavyweight politicians of the area, and the inefficient Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB).

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Vintage Wizardry

By Ramachandra Guha
From the middle of October to the middle of December 2010, the Republic of India was beset by a series of corruption scandals - money illegally made on contracts for the Commonwealth Games, on housing projects in Mumbai and mining schemes in Karnataka, on the allocation of scarce airwaves for mobile-phone companies.

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Of Promises Made and Broken

By T K Krishnamurthy

There’s many a slip twixt the cup and the lip, goes the old English proverb and it aptly applies to our World Cup winning Indian cricketers and their coach Gary Kirsten, who missed the chance of making Bangalore their future home just like a missed catch in a game of cricket.

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The True Cross and Easter

By Marianne Williams

Easter Day every year is known as Resurrection of Jesus Christ and all over the world in thousands of churches. Christians of all denominations make it a point to make their obeisance to the Cross as the ultimate Christian symbol.

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Beyond Small

By Mário Cabral e Sá

When the encyclopedic Hiren Mukherji visited Goa soon after its liberation in his capacity as the chairman of Public Accounts Committee he visited Mormugao Port.

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