runs in sport are rare. The path is strewn with failures, pain and agony as
targets are set higher and higher. They are sometimes met with success and at
times with failure. It is akin to a roller coaster. But very few can even dream
of making a start into the Indian cricket side as has been done by Virender
Sehwag. He is the latest sensation.
with life red in tooth & claw
terrorists have struck at different places. Two landmine blasts have
occurred in a small village of Kulgam almost simultaneously. One
turned the marketplace into a junkyard and destroyed two houses. The
other happened in a park. A few civilians are feared dead. There are
firing incidents at other places. The assessment of loss is on…."
old Rahul Bakshi is an enigma. While his child-like innocence and
simplicity belie his age, his creativity on canvas tells a different
tale. Get him a canvas, paint and brush, and he speaks a language
which is enriched with wisdom.
once-famous muslin industry
the history of textiles, there is no name more famous than that of
Dhaka muslin. In 1875, when Edward VII, the then Prince of Wales, came
to Bengal, Sir Abdul Gani of Dhaka ordered 30 yards of the most
superior muslin as a gift to the prince.
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director who fuses the best of East and West
his childhood, Santokh Singh cherished the desire to make it big in
the world of music. He wanted to sing and compose music. Today this
young man from Sriganganagar is a music director.