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PROMOTING DEMOCRACY

If this was ten years ago and I was scripting a Bollywood movie I would only refer to them as “The Enemy” or “Those villains from across the border”. They never really came out and said who they were in those movies those days. “This was a terrible terrorist attack!” the saree-clad actress in the bad mockup of DD news ...

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India vs Pakistan : Beyond the Boundaries & Within the Battle!

Hindus v/s Muslim Nehru v/s Jinnah Mankind v/s Mankind! India – Pakistan relations suck has never been a matter of doubt! The relationship that started with one sub-continent splitting into two nations shall always remain a fatal blow in the histories of these nations. While Gandhi opposed partition, there was nothing that could stop the partition and save a million ...

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Ray film Festival

“Not having seen the cinema of Ray would mean not having seen the moon and the sun,” said Akiro Kursowa This probably means that most of us have not seen the moon and the sun. With this thought and inspiration of Ray’s films, the students of Bhavan’s College are all set to come up with the Ray Film Festival, 2010 ...

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Sow The Seeds

Entries open for The NEN First Dot 2010-2011, India’s first ever student startup showcase. Register now! An initiative of the NEN Entrepreneurship Cells in Chennai and the NEN Trust, the First Dot brings together student start-ups from across the country, providing them an opportunity to showcase their products and services to a panel of successful entrepreneurs, expert mentors, national print ...

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Wanna be a Dog Trainer?

Pooja Sathe, adores dogs and she says there is nothing better than spending the weekend bonding with your pet. Preferably far away from the hustle bustle of city to the greenery in Lonavala, Manor, Karjat, Kashid or Kelve!\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\r\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\n\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\r\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\nPooja, a professional dog trainer runs Crazy K9 Campers in Mumbai, an initiative formed for pet dogs and owners to provide them with ...

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Designs on You

Rachana Sansad launches a Furniture design course If you’re interested in designing, but want to explore something beyond fashion or interior decoration, furniture design could be the thing for you. Rachana Sansad has launched a part time course in furniture design. The 35 week long course kicks off from August 17, 2006, including six weeks of field training. The course ...

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Book Launch: Operation Lipstick

What does it take for a woman and a western woman at that to report in a war struck Afghanistan? How do women cope up with the pressures of their job in an extremely conservative country? Are female war journalists no nonsense and tough as one would imagine? The book, ‘Operation Lipstick’ by Pia Hiekkila, who was a correspondent with ...

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Book Review – The Krishna Key

The Krishna Key seems to be Ashwin Sanghi’s answer to Dan Brown’s Da Vinci Code. Any reader, while reading this book would inevitably be drawing parallels with the book that had become an international bestseller not to forget, mired in religious controversy. The story describes that of a delusional young man into who fashions himself to be the tenth avatar ...

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Five navratri trends u jst dnt wnt 2 miss

The Navratri is just a week away, and the trends are picking up. You just don’t want to miss the hottest trends this Navratri. Here are the five hottest things this season – 1. Garba forms the central part of Navratri. The hottest steps this season are the evergreen dodhiyu, popatiyu, trikonyu, lehree, be taali…Innovation is the key, as is ...

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Interview with author Sandeep Das

Budding authors are churning real life love stories into novels and debutant author Sandeep Das’s novel ‘Yours Sarcastically’ has a sarcastic take on love and life of 20 somethings from a top MBA institute, that make up modern India. It all began when his manager called him to his office one day and said, “Your job is to interview 60 ...

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