Saturday, February 4, 2006

COLUMNS
THIS ABOVE ALL
SIGHT AND SOUND

STAMPED IMPRESSIONS

GOOD MOTORING
AUDIO SCAN
MUSIC ZONE
PUNJABI ANTENNA
WEBSIDE HUMOUR
FOR CHILDREN
CROSSWORD
RHYME TIME
ROOTS
On a high with FM radio
It has become a perfect companion for Gen-X. It talks to them, brings them cheer, banishes their blues, updates them on the buzz and, best of all, makes them rock. Tripti Nath in Delhi and Geetanjali Gayatri in Chandigarh look at the soaring popularity of FM radio.
"Radio sunne waale always khush." This ad says it all as it shows how a common taste in listening to the radio can take care of the unpleasantness following a collision between two vehicles. 
Sayema
IN TUNE WITH THE TIMES:  (clockwise) Radio jockeys Sayema, Nitin and Dev
Nitin and Dev


Lifeís humming along
I
tís hip, itís happening, itís in. And, most of all, it is tuning in to the frequency of the young and the old, men and women, children and adults, and the rich and the poor alike. Radio is being savoured by just about everybody in City Beautiful.
Chandigarh-based RJs Richa Sharma and Hardeep Chandpuri
STRIKING A CHORD WITH LISTENERS: Chandigarh-based RJs Richa Sharma and Hardeep Chandpuri

ĎHope the world rocks with meí
A
tribal Buddhist monk from Arunachal Pradesh could well rock the world if he walks away with a Grammy award this month. Ngawang Tashi Bapuís album Tibetan Master Chants has been nominated in the Best Traditional World Music category for the 48th Annual Grammy Awards to be given away in Los Angeles on February 8.

Go traditional 
Anjana Sarin

T
here is no denying that the traditional saree is the ultimate wear when it comes to making you stand out, whether it be at an office function or a traditional marriage. But, with the march of time a wide variety of ethnic outfits have entered the scene that ensures that you are traditional yet urban chic.

 

COLUMNS

THIS ABOVE ALL: Republic Day musings
by Khushwant Singh

SIGHT & SOUND: Ten Sports a la DD
by Amita Malik

WEBSIDE HUMOUR: Bright girl
Compiled by Sunil Sharma

good motoring: How to be road-wise
by H.Kishie Singh

Punjabi antenna: Slices of Sikh history
by Randeep Wadehra


GENERATION X

MUSIC ZONE: Album of the month
by Saurabh & Gaurav

CROSSWORD
by Karuna Goswamy

RHYME TIME: Soldierís pledge

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