Ludhiana’s maiden mall
storeys of extravaganza have been
thrown open to Ludhianvis, who are relishing the novel experience. Shveta
Pathak on Ludhiana’s first mall, which is visited by thousands
every day, and 20 more such temples for shopaholics that will come up in the
region in the next two years.
village is awakening like Lord Buddha’
Tandon talks to the inspiring Guriya Khatun, Unicef’s ambassador from a
nondescript village in Bihar
a few people can dare
destiny; still fewer can enslave it. Thirteen-year-old Guriya Khatun from a
remote village of Bihar has managed to do both. No wonder when she spoke about
her life at a function organised by Unicef in London last week, the gathering
responded by a rapturous applause.
Lennon’s son didn’t know his dad was a Beatle
whole world knew John Lennon as a Beatle, but his son Sean Lennon was not aware
of his father’s fame until his classmates told him that he was the son of the
legendary musician. “John and I were very careful about not trying to
influence Sean musically or telling him who we were.
Dope on drugs
to popular belief that peers
are majorly responsible for teenagers’ choice to use drugs, a new
study by Brigham Young University sociologists has found that parents
also play a crucial role in their children’s indulgence in drugs.