Filling silence with colours
Chandigarh, January 22
For over a week now, Saurav and Vriti have been living the joy of a dream
realised. And though they are still as limited by physical disability as they were until last year, their minds have opened up to a whole new world of brightness.
LENDING EXPRESSION TO SILENCE: Saurav Saini and Vriti, the first to enrol in the special students batch of Government Art College, Sector 10, at the college studio.
— Tribune photo BY Pankaj Sharma
Big budget, great expectations
‘Khakhee’ and ‘Aetbaar’ will be released tomorrow. Both have generated pre-release interest. For the first time, two films starring Amitabh Bachchan are being released the same day. Keshu Ramsay’s ‘Khakhee’ shows the pressures cops endure in duty.
The West, too, gets mesmerised by sarees
Saree, the six-yard rhapsody in fabric with the quintessential Indian appeal, is witnessing a sort of renaissance after taking years of beating from Indo-western dresses. With fashion designers reviving the classic statement, the prediction is that the saree will be seen again and in a big way this season. Designer Ritu Kumar had claimed recently that sarees had been the fastest selling items in her stores and were even being picked up by foreign clients.
Use light, shimmery nail
She is all set for the evening party. This college goer has applied make-up and worn her favourite top over regular boot-cut denims. But she does not know what to do with her nails. These are brittle and look ugly. If your predicament is similar, just see what these make up artists have to say.
These chunky rings come cheap
You are interested in buying a ring, but do not have enough money to purchase one with sparkling stones. Do not worry. There are other rings also that look equally alluring. Of course, they are no substitute for diamonds, but they do look “splendid”. Are also chunky and inexpensive.
releasedMohali, January 22
"Pyar Ho Gayaa", a Punjabi album by Fauji Rajpuri was released here today.
The cassette has been marketed by Voice and Vision and the music is by Atul Sharma. The cassette has been produced by Jey
Olive oil launched
For all diet conscious residents, Dalmia Continental Private Limited has launched "world's healthiest cooking medium" olive oil under the brand name of "Leonardo".
Bryan Adams show on Feb 7
Tickets of the Bryan Adams show, to be held in Delhi on February 7, are available in Chandigarh at the Planet M store. Adams, a popular recording artiste, will perform live at Mittal Gardens in Delhi for the first time as part of his "India Live 2002". The tickets for the show are priced Rs 500 and Rs 750.
It’s my life
Future belongs to accountants
The city has a lot of scope for personal grooming. That is why I like this city more than any other place. Being a student of the local Government Model Senior Secondary School, Sector 18, I have learnt a lot of good things in life.
PGI to hold conference on public health
Chandigarh, January 22
In order to enable better detailing and monitoring of diseases in the country, the PGI’s Community Medicine Department will hold a three-day national conference on “Networking for Public Health Surveillance” from February 27.