Timescrest.com http://www.timescrest.com The Times of India Crest Edition: Weekly edition with articles on coverstory, health, culture, world, society, life, opinion, sports. en-us Timescrest http://www.timescrest.com/images/logo-big.gif http://www.timescrest.com 358 55 October 2, 2014 Timescrest editor@example.com Cruise control http://www.timescrest.com/coverstory/cruise-control-10754 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10754_33615_Pc0050500.jpg Cover story

We are educating girls, raising their aspirations, even giving them a taste of professional life, and then asking them to rein in their ambitions.

Premlata Agarwal (pic, left) discovered her talent for mountaineering at the age of 35, quite by accident, when she met Bachendri Pal. Once her talent was discovered, she found support in her husband. Unfortunately, most husbands only put up 'stop' signs. 'Why do you need to work, 'is a question always hovering in the air for a woman.


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Chick-list for economic growth http://www.timescrest.com/coverstory/chicklist-for-economic-growth-10752 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10752_33611_Pc0050600.jpg Cover story

Earn-and-learn vocational schemes can encourage more Indian women to enter the workforce.


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High learning, 'low' work http://www.timescrest.com/coverstory/high-learning-low-work-10753 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10753_33613_Pc0050700.jpg Cover story

Kerala may have a record literacy rate for women but their numbers are growing only in low-paying jobs.


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Style baby http://www.timescrest.com/life/style-baby-10786 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10786_33709_Pc0190400.jpg Life

Children's clothing has become a focus for many international brands.

JUNIOR FASHION: Dresses by Chota Pero. (Below) A creation by Nee & Oink


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When real is unreal http://www.timescrest.com/culture/when-real-is-unreal-10782 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10782_33691_Pc0170500.jpg Culture : Movies

Reality is a still a fantasy in Bollywood.

FILMI FLAB: In 'Black', the film becomes an entangled mesh of beautiful shots that are entirely redundant to the story. A still from 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' (Above)


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Cut the khap http://www.timescrest.com/society/cut-the-khap-10757 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10757_33622_Pc0060600.jpg Society

Dressed in jeans? Feasting on chowmein? A Twitter parody of a disapproving khap panchayat is ready with a rap on the knuckle that makes you chuckle.


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Dharavi asia's largest puzzle http://www.timescrest.com/society/dharavi-asias-largest-puzzle-10764 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10764_33640_Pc0100300.jpg Society

An eyesore of blue tarpaulin, or a complex warren teeming with promise and enterprise? Describe it how you will but there's no denying its endless fascination for poets and writers.


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My baby whitest http://www.timescrest.com/society/my-baby-whitest-10747 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10747_33599_Pc0020400.jpg Society

The desire for ‘gora’ babies has many Indian couples opting for Caucasian egg donors.


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Taking the tikka apart http://www.timescrest.com/life/taking-the-tikka-apart-10790 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10790_33723_Pc0220300.jpg Life : Food & wine

From deconstructing the chicken tikka masala to creating samosa-inspired potato mousse, Bangkok's top chef Gaggan Anand has made Indian food modern and molecular.


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Home stay http://www.timescrest.com/coverstory/home-stay-10751 2013-07-20 00:00:00 http://www.timescrest.com/media/content/2013/Jul/img_10751_33607_Pc0040300.jpg Cover story

There is no denying that an increasing number of rural and urban women are doing just that — nothing.


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