Saturday, December 8, 2007

COLUMNS
THIS ABOVE ALL
TELEVISTA
GOOD MOTORING
AUDIO SCAN
MUSIC ZONE

PUNJABI ANTENNA

WEBSIDE HUMOUR

FOR CHILDREN

CROSSWORD
RHYME TIME

ROOTS


An act of
DISGRACE

The stripping of an Adivasi girl at a recent rally in Assam both shamed and outraged the country. But even as the distraught victim and her family are yet to come to terms with what struck them, political parties and ethnic groups in the state are out to exploit the incident for furthering their own agenda. Bijay Sankar Bora, The Tribune Special Correspondent in Guwahati, reports

ANY stranger travelling along the 3-km stretch of the pot-holed road from the centre of the small north Assam township of Bishwanath Chariali in Sonitpur district to the nondescript Jopoubari village is being closely watched till he or she arrives at the doorstep of the most visited house in the area in the wake of what had befallen Adivasi protesters on the streets of Guwahati on November 24.

‘I insist on my creative freedom’
He is known for his stylish filmmaking and novel themes. At 26, Mohit Suri has carved a niche for himself with films like Kalyug, Woh Lamhe and Awaarapan. Ruhail Amin chats up the young director
Your film Awaarapan got critical acclaim but did not get the popularity as expected.
To be honest, it did bother me initially. It is human nature to feel bad about not getting what you expect. The fact that it was a good film further aggravated the situation. But, now I have moved ahead and realised that apart from making a good film, it’s equally important to plot the right release time as well.

Konkana’s date with geniuses
Konkona Sen Sharma is all set to host India’s Geniuses, a part of My Brilliant Brain, a TV series that premieres on December 10 on the National Geographic channel. It examines geniuses — some as young as 10 — to answer questions about human intelligence and how one is born a genius.

 

COLUMNS

THIS ABOVE ALLComic opera in Karnataka
by Khushwant Singh

TELEVISTAFests with sarkari flavour
by Amita Malik

FASHION: Skin care for winter
by Sujata Chandran

PUNJABI ANTENNA: New twist to NRI theme
by Randeep Wadehra

WEBSIDE HUMOUR: Leave and let leave
Compiled by Sunil Sharma

GENERATION X

CROSSWORD
by Karuna Goswamy

Rhyme Time





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