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Book Review; God’s Own Kitchen, by Rashmi Bansal

People often asked Madhu Pandit – “Why did you leave IIT to become a monk?” Had he followed the conventional path, Madhu Pandit would have been a big-shot in some large corporation. Instead, he was the ‘CEO’ of a large temple. Guided by his guru A C Bhaktivedanta Srila Prabhupada. Propelled forward by the Divine Plan. A chance meeting with ...

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Kong Skull-Movie Review

This is the 12th and among the best in the King Kong series of movies, the first one made in 1933 and this latest one released 11th March 2017.   I felt that the 2005 Peter Jackson made version was the best with this 2017 version following as a close second. Well the King Kong series  has been inspired from the ...

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Movie review; Lion

We come into the world alone and leave alone. Yet, in our time on earth we form innumerable relationships. Notably, our affiliations are based on either one, a shared interest or affinity for each other’s company, or two, consanguinity. It really is difficult to comment with certitude as to which type trumps the other. Yet, having said that, one cannot ...

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Promises, Promises, Only Promises

Parties win, parties lose. Parties sweep in, parties sweep out. Parties come, parties go. But our problems DON’T go away! Text Subroto, Cartoon Himanshu  

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Movie review; Rangoon

Plot- This movies theme is heavily borrowed from the classic 1942 film Casablanca as is Director Vishal Bharadwaj’s style he heavily indianises the story for the Indian audiences like all his movies. The year is 1943 and World War II is at its worst phase and  all the countries in the world are at war. India meanwhile is fighting for its ...

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Author  Interview;  Sudeep  Nagarkar

Novelist Sudeep Nagarkar’s, first novel Few Things Left Unsaid in 2011 was an instant best seller. Followed by That’s The Way We Met in 2012, which has also been the reason why he has dropped out of a of  his job at an IT company to become a full time author. He is now a bestselling author  of 8 novels. ...

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Movie Review; Hidden Figures

This movie is a biographical drama based on the book by the same name written by Margot Lee which she wrote based on the apartheid  and discrimination against black women in NASA.They were not considered equal, were given a separate building with a separate  wing set apart from the main building with segregated facilities such as toilets and canteens. How ...

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Atharva College of Engineering Rhythm 2017

RHYTHM, the annual cultural festival of AET’s Atharva College of Engineering taking place during the even semesters has been one of the top engineering festivals in Mumbai and will be going in its 19th edition this year. The noticeable element that distinguishes Rhythm from other festivals are the different themes it is based upon  every year. The festival goes on ...

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SIES College (Nerul) SIESONS 2017

SIES (NERUL) College of arts ,Science and commerce  commences its two days annual cultural fest SIESONS 2017. The day started off with an enthusiastic  Dhol  tasha  which  made the   students more energetic and alive, it was  continued  by  various other events like  solo  singing  which had participants from all over Mumbai and  Navi Mumbai. The Solo singing was graced and ...

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Space Jamming

ISRO’s 104 satellites at one go, setting a world record traffic jam in orbit!

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