Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Ismat Apa Ke Naam by Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shah,an Indian film actor and director presents Ismat Apa Ke Naam in Bangalore and Chennai. “Ismat Apa Ke Naam” is a series of three short stories by the famous Urdu writer Ismat Khanum Chughtai and Directed by Naseeruddin Shah.

“Ismat Apa Ke Naam” is a series of three short stories Mughal Bacche, Chhui Muee and Gharwali. Gharwali by Naseeruddin Shah is a half-hour of sheer delight watching the actor brings Ismat’s pungent, ironic prose alive. "Mughal Bacche" talks about period following the decline of the Mughals and their so-called successors, the landed gentry of Uttar Pradesh. ‘Chhui Muee’ talks of an incident of childbirth witnessed by three upperclass women in a train compartment.

CommonFloor, an online platform for apartment owners and apartment communities, brings a special offer for CF users in Chennai. Two lucky ones will get an invite to dinner with Mr.Naseeruddin Shah out of the folks who bought tickets through CommonFloor (CF).
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Ismat Apa Ke Naam

  • Bangalore: Chowdaiah Memorial on 2nd Dec, 2010 | 8:00 PM
  • Chennai : Sir Mutha Venkatasubba concert hall on 3rd Dec, 2010 | 7:30 PM

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Housing societies managing their affairs through online portals

With internet technology reaching out to all spheres of life, several housing societies in the city are giving a thumbs-up to managing their affairs through online portals or blogs. The Housing societies uses online portal for communication and knowing when next housing maintenance cheque is due or when the next party is to take place.

According to Nitin Pandya, vice-chairman of Cloud Nine, a residential complex on NIBM Road said, "Our society is using a portal called CommonFloor. With the help of this portal, the society facilitates easy online communication. Residents can register their complaints about a variety of issues, avail information and issue notices, too."

According to Pandya, the society of around 200 households has been using this site for about a year. "The experience has been wonderful," he said.

Source-Times of India: Read complete article here