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On a Goan Forest Trail

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Post Views: 35 Goa’s often known just for the beaches has tracts of equally wonderful forest lands which are unknown to most. Kartik Kannan, explores one such tract, the extremes of Harmal Village, where he got a free facepack, and an unexpected encounter with a greedy ‘baba’ who requested a laptop as Dakshina. Read on to know what happened next.  7 am, is a time most people don’t see in Goa, and I was one

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Bemoaning The ‘Destruction’ of Cricket

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Post Views: 0   Cricket is a dangerous and destructive sport. Has always been, but with the development of insanely huge bats and immensely aggressive batsmen, it’s become quite a risky affair to play, or even watch the game, as some spectators in the Indian Premier League have experienced over the last couple of editions, especially the last two. Equally, India is a risky place. The traffic is insane, the law and order leaves a

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Light Painting – A Photography Technique

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Post Views: 2 Check out the third of the series of posts by Mili Sharma on the technicalities of photography. Playing with the light has always been fun. You can do several experiments with lights. One of them is Light Painting. It is one of the photography techniques used to capture light in artistic ways. All you need is to have the items listed here: 1)      A DSLR or a Film Camera 2)      A Tripod

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प्रियतम की वो बाट देखती, अब तक जाने क्यूँ बैठी है?

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Post Views: 12 प्रियतम की वो बाट देखती, अब तक जाने क्यूँ बैठी है? श्याम सुंदरी ये रात की बगी‍या, दिन भर सोई, ऊंघी – अलसी सी, दिन के ढलते खिल जाती है | बाट जोहती, राह देखती, आतूर प्रियतम से मिलने को, दिल की इक छोटी फरियाद, बेचैन है साथी को कहने को | उज्ज्वल शीतल रात की तह में, अपने जीवन की सच्चाई को ओढ़े, जब हवा भी ढंड से सिकुड़ी जाती, वो दग्ध

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Globalization And The Role Of The Urban- 1

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Post Views: 20   Neil Brenner’s writing and teaching focus on the theoretical, conceptual and methodological dimensions of urban questions. His work builds upon, and seeks to extend, the fields of critical urban and regional studies, comparative geopolitical economy and radical sociospatial theory. Major research foci include processes of urban and regional restructuring and uneven spatial development; the generalization of capitalist urbanization; and processes of state spatial restructuring, with particular reference to the remaking of

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6 Reasons why Google Glasses are Awesome

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Post Views: 2 I know this one is a little late on Google Glasses and you have already read, heard and seen a lot of commentary of that. I was also waiting because I wanted to know the reasons people are bloating against it. Are the reasons good enough is the big question? To be they look like rants from the ones who have always feared change. They are the same who said “who uses

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The Stoning of Soraya M: A Potent Tale

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Post Views: 15 Based on an incredible true story of horrific injustice, The Stoning of Soraya M. is the powerful tale of an entire village’s persecution of an innocent woman. Originally described in 1990 in a book by a French-Iranian journalist named Freidoune Sahejam, the film tells the story of Soraya Manutchehri, a 35-year-old woman, who was stoned to death in rural Iran in 1986. James Caviezel plays Freidoune, an Iranian expatriate visiting Iran on assignment when he

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John Abraham Redeems Himself in Shootout at Wadala

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Post Views: 2   Plot (3 stars) A bright student scores 78% in college. He holds certain ideals close to his heart. For instance, he never cheats in exams. He has good prospects and dreams of becoming a respectable serviceman. However, his life takes a tragic turn when he is framed for murder by a policeman. He and his step-brother get a life sentence. It is then that Manohar Arjun Surve, a simple boy from

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Years Have Passed by…

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Post Views: 0 A personal note by Sampurna Majumder Years have passed by… …you had promised a rendezvous. A rendezvous between you and me. A much awaited rendezvous, which I longed for…. The starry night with a silver moon shining brightly reminded me of you. I stared at the vast sky, trying to figure out the finite in you in its infinity. Every night when my eyes chanced upon a shooting star, I closed my

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Celebrating Cinema & Wielding Magic: Bombay Talkies Way

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Post Views: 3   If it is going to take another hundred years, for candy floss directors like Karan Johar to make believable and cinema of impact, we should rather celebrate each decade. ‘Bombay Talkies’ conveys the universal language of humanity, it has his moments of edginess, but all in all it is very close to reality. So much like life! The four segments in the movie have been executed by different directors and each

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