Increase in the number
of families in the city with single girl child indicates that things are
Much comes down to timing. The status of girls, which was synonymous
with violence and discrimination, has seen an appreciable change,
barring of course the areas where girls are considered lesser mortals.
Coming back to the change, the city in particular has witnessed rise in
the number of families with single girl child, and it goes without
saying that they are more than happy and content with their caring
Dr Swami Dass Mehta with daughter Aditi.
Photo by Manoj Mahajan
As the unseasonal rainfall brings about only a transient change in the
discomforting dog days, air-conditioned kennels are fast finding their
way into the hearts of pet lovers across the city. This is not all. Dogged to give the best to your pet; the not-so-dogmatic accessory manufacturers have also come out with special ice-gel jackets. If the idea is not gelling with you, there’s exclusive ice-gel bedding for your doggie.
Photo by Manoj Mahajan
Doggies have their share
of comfort, thanks to the air-conditioned doghouses
Comfort is going to the dogs, literally.
Chandigarh is like a
courtesan! Every year so many people come to her in search of
satisfaction! Spend some gratifying moments in her company! And go away!
But as they depart, they leave behind the city exhausted and robbed of
brings back Indian wear
It is hard to imagine life without colours, style and trends.
Traditional outfits are passé, Gen-Y lives on the contemporary and
westernized. Thanks to the daily soaps on television, working 24x7 to
revive tradition, through the extensive display of Indian outfits
adorned by the stars.
Comeback of the ‘X’
They come from nowhere and add yet another turn to the
Widow remarriage, abortions, miscarriages, rape, adopting the
second’s wife son or daughter- yahan sab hota hai. You don’t need to
be a rocket scientist to guess what we are talking about. Welcome to the
world of illusions, yahan kuch bhi possible hai. It’s the world of
homely K serials.
the party tonight?
Here’s your one-stop,
self-help guide to the discs in and around the city. Take a look and
decide where to go…
Wondering where to party this weekend. We get you a round-up of the
discotheques in the city and around. So, all ya people let down your
hair and dance till you drop dead or are virtually thrown out by the
bouncers! Here, take a dekho.
AFTER acting opposite Akshay Kumar in Saugandh and
other Hindi films like Ikke pe Ikka, Phool Aur Angaar, Mere
Sajna Saath Nibhana and making her presence felt in movies down
south, actor Shantipriya is now all set to act in television. She essays
the role of not only a goddess but also her various avatars, in the
television serial Mata Ki Chowki on SaharaOne.
Scream for ice cream II
THIS universal favourite appeals to people of all ages all over the
world, both in the cold regions as well as in the Tropics. It is
believed that Emperor Nero of Rome would send his slaves trudging miles
into the mountains to retrieve snow, that was later mixed with nectar,
fruit pulp and honey to create iced desserts.
Sip into this chilled
Confectioners across the city are adding the ingredient of ingenuity
to thick shakes for blending taste with pleasure. And it’s not just
butterscotch-vanilla or chocolate-chip drink that they are offering. to
give you the taste of something new. Digest this: They have come up with
imaginative stuff like the “Kit-Kat” shake that simply promises to
leave you craving for more.
Refresh your skin
IT’S a good idea to keep one day in the week to give yourself a home
facial. It helps to keep the skin in a good condition and also to
counteract the effects of pollution and dirt, which are present in the
air in most cities. It helps to refresh the skin and rejuvenate it after
a week of stress, strain and fatigue.