Saturday, July 31, 2004

COLUMNS
THIS ABOVE ALL
SIGHT AND SOUND
STAMPED IMPRESSIONS
TAKING NOTE
GOOD MOTORING
AUDIO/VIDEO SCAN
MUSIC ZONE
FASHION
GALLERY
WEBSIDE HUMOUR
FOR CHILDREN
CROSSWORD
WORD POWER
MIND GAMES
DID YOU KNOW...
RHYME TIME
ROOTS


Colours of prejudice

The Indian fascination for fair skin remains undimmed. Light-skinned women are seen as beautiful, pure and innocent and the dark are assumed to be sinister, sexy seductresses. Former Femina editor Vimla Patil looks at our colour fixation.

Over the moon
Kanwal Singh on the feat accomplished by Aaina Jain and her team, which won the Space Settlement Design Contest in the USA.
S
pace has always held her interest. On a visit to NASA at the impressionable age of four, she was fascinated by the satellites and did not want to come out of the complex. When she was in class sixth, she went to the Nainital Observatory and asked a number of questions from the in charge there.

Wish Id said that
Someone, somewhere has passed a witty, wise or outrageous remark on almost every subject under the sun. Would you like to borrow them, asks
Frances Rafferty

PUNJABI ANTENNA
Soap scene to spice up

Randeep Wadehra
F
amily soaps seldom go out of fashion as these are assured of a committed audience and, hence, respectable TRPs. However, of late, the soap scene on Punjabi channels has been rather dismal. But a revival of sorts seems to be in the offing. Naseehat, which tackles assorted social evils, is coming soon on DD Punjabi.

 

COLUMNS


THIS ABOVE ALLA tale of intrigue, violence
by Khushwant Singh

SIGHT & SOUND: Lets have more telefilm festivals
by
Amita Malik


AUDIO/VIDEO SCAN: In celebration of fusion


FASHION
: Heady styles
by Saloni Kaul

  GENERATION X


MIND GAMES  Its all Greek to me
by Aditya Rishi

WORD POWER  Lucky days
by Prerana Trehan

CROSSWORD
by Karuna Goswamy

ROOTS
Tweenage talk
by Deepti