Saturday, September 6, 2008

COLUMNS
THIS ABOVE ALL
TELEVISTA
GOOD MOTORING
AUDIO SCAN
MUSIC ZONE

PUNJABI ANTENNA

WEBSIDE HUMOUR

FOR CHILDREN

CROSSWORD
RHYME TIME

ROOTS


BUTT of concern

With more than 5,500 adolescents taking to tobacco everyday and an estimated one million deaths annually, the Union Ministry of Health is determined to extend the ban on smoking to all private and public workplaces from October 2. 
Aditi Tandon
reports on tobacco addiction in India
In the Herculean task of curbing the use of tobacco, every small effort counts. So when superstar Shah Rukh Khan recently announced his wish to quit smoking both on and off screen, the hopes of anti-tobacco campaigners were revived and their crusade against smoking gained momentum. The film iconís commitment meant several youngsters in the country would be inspired to stub it out. Tobacco is known to kill 104 Indians every hour.

Cycle of committees
Jagmohan Chopra
R
oorkee University had a beautiful campus spread over an area of 350 acres. While the university office, departments and library were located in the centre of the campus, most hostels were on the periphery, making it necessary for students to have some kind of transport to move around.

 

COLUMNS

TELEVISTA: In deep waters
by Amita Malik

GOOD MOTORINGCity-run cars are a better buy
by H.Kishie Singh

MUSIC ZONE: Stereolab ó Chemical Chords

WEBSIDE HUMOUR: Fatal accident
Compiled by Sunil Sharma

GENERATION X

CROSSWORD
by Karuna Goswamy

Rhyme Time

ROOTS





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