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    Prabhakar Kolte: Hussain was a better businessman than a painter

    I am, one early Saturday morning, at the Borivali apartment of the legendary Prabhakar Kolte. Known in art circles as ‘The Paul Klee of India’, the 70-something Kolte looks much younger than his years, despite his recent ill-health. He welcomes me with a broad smile and much warmth. The apartment is large, but spartan. However it has a well-lived air about it. This is both his studio and his home. Kolte ‘sir’

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    How to handle a child with special needs or Fragile X syndrome

    Having a child with special needs or Fragile X syndrome is overwhelming in itself and dealing with the social taboos and ignorance surrounding disability makes it worse. Unconditional love, acceptance and the right direction can make a world of a difference, finds out Vibha Singh

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    To prevent child sex abuse, paedophilia needs to recognised as mental disorder

    Klaus M Beier, in-charge of the Dunkelfeld project which works on strategies to prevent child sexual abuse and the use of child abuse images, was in Mumbai recently. During his visit, this full-time professor and director at the Charité-Universitätsmedizin spoke to FPJ’s RN Bhaskar.

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    Meera Sanyal: Wearer of many hats

    Trust Meera Sanyal to take up the cudgel for every cause which will help the mankind in general and Mumbaikar in particular. She’s no doubt one of the most loved public figures of the city, says Ronak Mastakar.

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    Riding old road in new fashion

    2015-formed Truebil has set an ambitious target to grow in the online marketplace for used cars. Suraj Kalwani and Shubh Bansal, share their used car expedition.

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    Premal Badiani makes her presence felt at New York Fashion Week

    India-born US-based designer Premal Badiani recently showcased her fashion skills at the New York Fashion Week. Sonali Pimputkar talks to the designer whose label portrays opulence amid classic simplicity

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    Dr. Vibha Krishnamurthy: Miles to go before I sleep!

    Dr. Vibha Krishnamurthy, developmental pediatrician and founder and medical director of Ummeed Child Development Center believes that all children with developmental disabilities can be included in society and reach their maximum potential if given the chance. She talks to Vibha Singh about her journey…

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    BMC election: ‘BJP is like an uncontrollable elephant’ says Uddhav Thackeray

    Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray is a man with a mission and extremely busy these days. Daily rallies and meetings have taken their toll on his health, but Thackeray wants to go on despite the doctor’s advice. Speaking to Vivek Bhavsar of Free Press Journal on Thursday, he looked relaxed at his residence. A persona that exuded confidence and bore no stress as he spoke of Sena’s fight against its former ally, Bharatiya Janata

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    Wanted: A house for this cute couple!

    Rohit Pramar talks to Omkar Kapoor and Simran Kaur Mundi about their web-based feature film dealing with love life in a metro city