Tuesday , 12 November 2019
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Cabinet Reshuffle

By Khushwant Singh

For over a week all our newspapers and TV channels kept forecasting a political earthquake of major dimensions which would shake the whole of India as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was going to reshuffle his Cabinet of Ministers.

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Honey: The Nectar of Life

By Dr Kasturi Desai

One by-product of flowers from plants that has a lot of curative and nutritional value is honey. Honey as all of us know is the sweet yellowish, red or dark red liquid produced by honey bees. The colour differs as the source of the honey is from different flowers.

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Fasting Feasting

By Melinda Pereira Kamat


Time: 15 mins, Yield: 4 ½ watis


1 wati vari [Panicum milliaceum, 150g], frozen green peas [30g], 2 sprigs curry leaves, 2 tsp coconut oil, salt to taste, 2 tsp sugar, ½ wati loosely filled grated coconut [20g], 1 tsp mustard seeds, pinch asafoetida, 4 green chillies [10 g], ½ tsp turmeric powder

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The Rise of an Entrepreneurial Genius

When and why did you start Habitat?

I started it off in the year 1995. Prior to that in the year 1990 I joined the furnishing of houses business and would also work privately on Sundays by going house to house in search of orders.

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From Palaces to Sand Dunes on Wheels!

By Devapriya Banerjee

We boarded the flight on a fiery autumn afternoon. The four-hour sojourn through the maze of clouds took us to Jaipur, named after the once ruler, Jai Singh. The very fact that I was in the midst of history thrilled me. I couldn’t help gazing with awe and disbelief at the Pink City, as our car drove to Raj Plaza.

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Freshen Up Your Style

By Daniel Billett

Don’t let your limited budget limit your style. There are quite a few things you can do to keep your look fresh even when you need to be wise with your wardrobe bucks.

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Love in the 21st Century

By Dr Nandkumar M Kamat

There is a lot of interesting science behind love, romance and sex. But I would restrict myself, in this article, only to the changing dimension of love in this techno centric 21st century. How do I define Love?

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It All Began in South Africa

By Rahul Bhattacharya

For the generation of Indians to whom 1983 is a hand-me-down fairy tale, there is always 2003. Agreed it is a consolation prize, but a pretty sweet one. Sourav Ganguly’s team had something.

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Lost in the urban chaos

The artist, Sanjay Singh, whose exhibition titled ‘Urban Rhapsody’, is on at the Tamarind Art Gallery, Baga, says, “I was always enamored by my surroundings. I began as curious onlooker and slowly my expressions took on the shape of an observer. Layers of social fabric continued to reveal many altering facets of life that inspire me and my behavioral expressions.”

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Sangeet Sammelan at Bicholim

BICHOLIM: The Shant Swar Brahma Sangeet Saunstha, Bicholim will hold its fourth Sangeet Sammelan on February 13 at Dindayal Bhavan, Bicholim in memory of Pandit Madye Guruji, Pandit Rajabhau Dev and Gantapaswi Pandit Brahmanand Nayak.

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