Saturday, July 19, 2003

Cable Loot

Is there any rationale behind what you are being charged by your cablewallah? Poonam Batth investigates the goings-on in the cable industry and finds that a lot is amiss.

What is CAS?
  "Rate hikes are unwarranted"
  "The blame lies mainly with pay channels"

Cable Loot

Miniatures fetch big money
Amit Batra
FTER a gap of around seven years, Indian miniatures have bounced back to big time. In the mid-nineties, these ‘small paintings’ on perishable material had fallen from favour when the market was swamped with brilliant fakes and collectors had turned circumspect about investing in them.



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