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An Exclusive interview with Dancer, Actor & Model Nimisha Suresh

Nimisha is a multi talented person, who has earned fame in the fields of dance, modeling and acting in a short period of time.  A very beautiful and down-to-earth personality, here is an interview of her. Hi Nimisha, Tell us a little about yourself. I am from Kochi, Kerala.  I completed my BCA from Amrita School Of Arts and Science, Kochi.  I then...

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Don’t eat that! It’s clay!

Shilpa Mitha is a sound engineer by profession and a clay artist by passion. True to her name, Shilpa, meaning ‘perfectly created’ is a true embodiment of the art she embraces, to her heart’s content. In short, Shilpa makes much more than just food miniatures, she creates clay food that makes you go hungry. Her works create an insatiable appetite for all food...

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‘Taking the plunge’

Malayalam cinema has undoubtedly woken up to the throes of a new movement. A movement trail blazed by new age directors who are imaginative, un-stoppable and daring to go beyond the obvious. After a decade- long career in marketing, debutant director Ajith Pillai wields the directorial baton, as he takes the plunge with ‘MosayileKuthirameenukal’, poised to hit the screens this month. The characters...

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Muffin talk – with budding entrepreneur Sanjana

Want to gift something distinct on a special day to a special someone? Sanjana would say you should dump the clichéd cakes, cards and flowers and go in for something memorable and delicious – like her cupcakes. Meet Sanjana Galada, final year Electronic Media student at a reputed college in Chennai and definitely one of the finest bakers. From the good old fashion...

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An amour for animation

A Tete- a – tete with Ram Mohan, the animation guru of India.  The man who introduced prince Ram to Indians, the one who induced revolution in celluloid cinema by introducing toon characters. Tell us about your background and when did you decide to become an animator? I was born in Tiruvalla, Kerala in1931 and moved to South Kanara when I was four years...

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Whatsapp CEO Apologizes for technical downtime

Whatsapp mobile messaging service suffered with an unpredicted 4+ hours of technical downtime which impacted its users all over the world. It happened just few days after its $16 Billion take over by Facebook Inc. Today, Jan Koun, Founder and CEO of Whatsapp has apologized for the downtime issue and offered technical details of downtime and new insight into the scale of downtime....

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Madras nostalgia

The old Madras looks very neat and broad. Road planning and maintenance is good, Santhosh Jayakaran, assistant professor in an engineering college who was deeply engaged in conversation with his friend about the places in old madras said at a photography exhibition- Madras before after, at the Elliots beach on february 12. “It is very difficult for me to figure out the places...

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With the tides!

The ocean is emotion incarnate. No matter how well you describe it, there is always that which is left unsaid. Like a missing piece in a puzzle. And as I sit here on the sands of Marina, the ocean I grew up seeing, I am overwhelmed with a sense of fulfilment and incompleteness at the same time. I sit here trying to eavesdrop...

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The infinite joy – An interview with Mr.N.Dhanraj

These words in the title struck me as I was thinking deeply about the most inspiring and practical answers of Mr.N.Dhanraj. The word, ‘Infinite’ means immeasurable or umpteen while, the word,’ joy’ means the ultimate form of happiness that prevails in the heart till the end. Joy differs greatly from happiness in the sense that joy is an evergreen form of happiness that...

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Interview with budding entrepreneur Rivka Maria

I recalled those nostalgic moments of my friend’s birthday party on that cool and breezy evening. It was long since we partied the whole night.  Our celebration commenced at six in the evening with all the fun and frolic. At about eight, a cake was brought to the table. The birthday baby cut the cake and the usual party began, but when I...

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Interview with Jayashree & Veda from MAD NGO

 We all reckon that equality is a birth right for every individual in this world. So, it is important that every person has an equal opportunity to express his/her views and communication plays a pivotal role for expression.  MAD or Make aA Difference is a youth volunteer network which works with children at risk to bridge the gap they face while communicating in...