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Delhi to Lucknow: Colonial Lucknow

Ganesh Vancheeswaran   Nostalgia is a formidable force when combined with a love for travel. Lucknow had been on my mind for a long time. I had first travelled to the city more than a decade ago and still remember how awe-struck I was.

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The Nutty Way to Good Health

Rohini Diniz Each type of nut contains its own unique combination of nutrients and in order to derive health benefits, it is best to consume a variety of them in your diet. One thing that needs to be remembered is that many people are allergic to one or more varieties of nuts and hence need to be careful. Here is …

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RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK   ‘The Great Escape’ (1963) is an insider’s account by Australian writer, Paul Brickhill of the 1944 mass escape from the German prisoner of war camp – Stalag Luft III – for British and Commonwealth airmen. As a prisoner in the camp, he participated in the escape plan but was debarred from the …

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The Ten Commandments: Magnum opus

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT NETWORK The most expensive film ever made, at the time of its initial release, ‘The Ten Commandments’ (1956) is a dazzling star-studded, widescreen Vista Vision and Technicolor rendering of Biblical literature in the spectacular framing and colloquial idiom of the screen, narrating an arresting story of Moses, the ancient Israelite, who was a slave …

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Easter fashion special

MEHER CASTELINO It’s Easter and time to dress up for the festivities. The designers at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017 showed a line-up of the most gorgeous gowns and stylish suits that will make the wearer the cynosure of all eyes.

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Indulge in treats and eats this Easter

Kuheli Bhattacharya-Rane Easter, a time for family, fun, and forgiveness, celebrated after forty days of lent, is also a day when you can legitimately overindulge in chocolate. Bakers and bakeries, home chocolatiers all vie for your attention with chocolate, marzipan, and marshmallow versions of an oval egg.

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