Saturday, August 4, 2007

COLUMNS
THIS ABOVE ALL
TELEVISTA
fASHION

STAMPED IMPRESSIONS

GOOD MOTORING
AUDIO SCAN
MUSIC ZONE

PUNJABI ANTENNA

WEBSIDE HUMOUR

FOR CHILDREN

CROSSWORD
RHYME TIME

ROOTS

Boeing bonanza

Photos by A.J.Philip

Boeing is the latest pie in the sky. Indian airlines like Air India, Jet Airways and Kingfisher have ordered 138 Boeings of various specifications. To boost its flagging operations, Air India alone has pitched for 68 such hi-fliers. On board Air India’s first Boeing 777-200 LR, A. J. Philip recounts the historic non-stop flight from the US to India
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FTER a gruelling flight of over 24 hours with two stoppages en route at Frankfurt and Los Angeles, it is a test of endurance we — a group of journalists from India — have to undergo in the name of security before boarding a Delta flight to Seattle in Washington.

Furniture that feels
A team of Japanese researchers from Osaka University has designed a set of emotion- sensing furniture that senses people’s presence and gradually changes colour. Called Fuwapica, which loosely translated means "soft and flashy," the interactive set, which could be in shops, airports, museums, or bars within a year or two, uses technology to extend people’s emotional state into a room that may be devoid of ancient ideas, say its inventors.

 

 

COLUMNS

THIS ABOVE ALLPast perfect, present tense
by Khushwant Singh

TELEVISTAPerfect script for Bollywood
by Amita Malik

fASHION: For your eyes only

WEBSIDE HUMOUR: Relatively speaking
Compiled by Sunil Sharma

GENERATION X

CROSSWORD
by Karuna Goswamy

ROOTS
by Deepti

Rhyme Time





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