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Ultimate – Frisbee on the Beach

No picnic is complete without a game of Frisbee. But Frisbee is gaining popularity as ‘Ultimate’ a non-contact, self-referred and co-ed sport played with a flying disc in India. Ultimate is a fast-paced game, borrowing elements from other mainstream sports such as soccer, basketball and American football – minus all the contact. The objective of the game is to score ...

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Interview with the author Farahad Zama

Farahad’s latest book ‘Mrs Ali’s Road to Happiness’ is a light-hearted book with romance, comedy and a happy ending but at its core, it has a serious topic. A Muslim widow adopts a Hindu orphan and the local mosques want her to raise the boy as a Muslim. The local temple gets wind of it and the priest there wants ...

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Top 5 things to be found in Bill Gates’ drawers

We kept wondering what would we find if we sneak into Bill Gates’ office and look up his desk drawers…Finally, tired of just wondering, we decided to look up and here’s what we found 1. A frame holding the first $1billion he made 2. Some $863979.72 in loose change 3. A crumpled copy of Al-gore’s patent on the internet 4. ...

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The rationale behind, ‘Giving back to the society’

In this age where students decide their paths of career based not on their passion but on the speculation of the lucrative job offers they would get at the end of their course, Gagan Gupta a teenager who has just entered college shares his experience of teaching poor kids .This also gives us an opportunity to explore why is it ...

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Top MJ Songs

On the occasion of Michael Jackson’s birthday on Aug 29, JAM asked its readers to lists their all time favourite MJ tracks. Here are the Top 5. – Thriller – Black OR White – Beat It – Billy Jean – They don’t really care about us

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Ceramic Artist

Do you see yourself spending your day with clay and getting your hands dirty? Then you could embark on a journey of a Ceramic Artist like Rekha Goyal who is very famous for her studio pottery. She has been conducting regular classes for pottery and ceramics at her studios in Khar and Vashi since 2004. She also teaches at Sir ...

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Interview with the author: Gaurav Dashputra

With a ready smile playing on his lips, a chilled out laid back attitude, debutant author Gaurav Dashputra is like any other 20 something but once you start talking to him, you realise that the factor that sets him apart from the rest is his sensitivity towards his self and people he loves. Gaurav is a debutant author of the ...

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Rahul Dravid TIMELESS STEEL

The writing is on the wall Last month, Disney India along with ESPN Cricinfo launched “Timeless Steel” an anthology of articles on India’s former cricketer Rahul Dravid. The book, all of 232 pages has 30 articles by people who came in contact with India’s rock solid, low profile and understated cricketer. The book contains, like Sambit Bal says in his ...

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Falafels – Veg Hummus House

Take a break from pizza, burgers, franky, chats etc and indulge in ‘Falafel’ a street food straight from the Middle East. India’s first Lebanese chain ‘Falafels – Veg Hummus House’ has currently 8 outlets in Mumbai and slowly expanding all over India… Generally accepted to have first been made in Egypt, falafel has become a dish eaten throughout the Middle ...

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Top five reasons why Facebook is worth more than $100 billion

1. It has totally revolutionized stalking people – friends and enemies 2. Its perhaps the only way most men will ever be able to poke Megan Fox or any actress they love 3. A simple “OMG! My new footballer boyfriend is so amazing!” or “My new Miss College girfliend is just so awesome!” could keep your ex fuming for weeks ...

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