Fri, 01/19/2018 - 01:36

The recently released Hollywood film The Post is a powerful look at the world of newspapers and the responsibility the fourth estate has towards the public.

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 01:33

T he  Padmaavat release strategy seems to be backfiring on the makers. The ‘Ban Padmavat’ movement has cascaded. After the governments of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Maharashtra, the Haryana government has now also decided not to let the film release in the state.

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 01:31

A number of actors are distancing themselves from the celebrated 82-year-old filmmaker, increasing questions about his future in a Hollywood newly sensitive to allegations of sexual misconduct.

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:40

While being based in Bangalore I frequently travelled to and fro by road between Bangalore and Ooty —passing through the calm and staid Mysore often referred to as the ‘City of Palaces’.

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 01:37

A small, embattled diamond miner just hit the jackpot. The 910-carat stone found by Gem Diamonds Ltd. high in the mountains of Lesotho in southern Africa is the fifth-largest in history. Here’s a look at the rocks.

Gem Diamond’s latest discovery

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 01:57

At Supermoon Bake-house, a new spaceship of a pâtisserie in New York’s Lower East Side, a line of eager humans often snakes out the front door.

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 01:56

I was on a short visit to Pune recently, when I bumped into Nusrat, an old friend who lived in Mumbai and was in Pune for just two days.  Since both of us were rushed for time, we decided to meet for dinner at ‘Blue Nile’ located across the Pune Club.

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 20:21


Thu, 01/11/2018 - 05:02

From the moment Christie’s announced plans to sell a painting by Leonardo da Vinci, the buzz around the 500-year-old canvas swirled from Hong Kong to San Francisco.

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 00:30

Smoking increases the risk of lower back pain that needs to be fixed by spinal surgery, a Swedish study suggests. Researchers focused on a common cause of lower back pain known as lumbar spinal stenosis, which occurs when the spinal canal narrows, putting pressure on the spinal cord and nerves.

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 01:54

At the 89th Academy Awards in Hollywood Sunday night, Taraji Henson of Hidden Figures strode down the red carpet in a blue velvet gown from Alberta Ferretti that was dubbed “stunning” and “absolutely perfect.” Emma Stone accepted the Best Actress award for La La Land wearing a glimmering bronze G

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 01:49

I prefer the terms Movement Therapy and Creative Movement rather than Dance Movement Therapy (DMT),” said therapist Aniya Oberoi, as she tried to break the ice before our very first session.

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 01:42

He’s done it again; in an upset victory designer Sabysachi Mukherjee released his latest Spring-Summer 2017 collection with a campaign on social media platform Instagram, rather than the runway.

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 02:40

What does the New Year 2018 have in store for the film industry? Especially, the exhibition trade because, that sector is the one which bears the ultimate brunt, partially thanks to its unreasonable admission rates and no true understanding of the audience it caters to.

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 02:36

Legendary actor Meryl Streep appeared to deflect a question about the wave of sexual misconduct allegations being made in Hollywood by calling out two women who have remained silent about their own relationship with an alleged sexual predator.