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The Ticking Bomb

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What the 5,000-odd Radia tapes might contain

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The Mac Superclone Peddler

Apple has always traded on exclusivity. Its Mac computers offer clean lines and a far simpler operating system than Windows. But that exclusivity comes at a price. Sure it’s possible to purchase an…

The Half Remembrance of Things

It is the brain’s inability to form complete memories more than forgetting that causes memory problems in diseases like dementia, according to a study conducted by the University of Cambridge,…

A Lot Is Happening over Koffee

A Lot Is Happening over Koffee That infamous Koffee With Karan episode featuring Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor has snowballed into a full-fledged war. First, Rishi Kapoor announced he’s decided…

Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey

The freedom movement was based on civil disobedience, but it had a parallel set of extraordinary leaders who used a completely different strategy. Surjya Sen’s armed resistance to British rule in…

Mama, Where’s My Muse?

Why does the muse desert a director? I pondered this as I took in Rakht Charitra 2, the latest offering by Ram Gopal Varma.  The film, loosely based on the life of an Andhra Pradesh politician,…

WD TV Live Hub

WD TV Live Hub media centre is a full-HD 1080 p media player, with a 1 terabyte (TB) built-in network hard disc drive. It gives users the freedom to play virtually anything they want on any screen at…

A New Kind of Life

It was almost A dogma among biologists that the basic chemical constituents of life were restricted to the six elements—carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, sulphur and phosphorous—that make up the…

The Conspiracy of Chefs

There is a conspiracy underway, or so they say on the skid-free floors of kitchens. Chefs are coming together to change the way Indians eat. It is no secret that we are opinionated about our food.…

Children’s Days

For once those clichéd sentiments of parental expectations, peer pressure, competition and examinations were conspicuously absent. It was a child-friendly three-day bonanza of literary and fun…