Editorial

EDITORIAL

Great Indian Journeys You can find one in every nook and cranny of this wide, vast and fascinating world. And their stories are equally fascinating and filled with adventure, dreams and self-belief. The Indian diaspora is epic, you will find a singular resident Indian couple prancing in the icy, ...

Up-to-Date

UP-TO-DATE

“Some people are asking what did the Narendra Modi government do? I want to say, it did in three years what all governments did not do in 70 years.” IPL 2017 Mumbai Ke Naam CRICKET// Mumbai Indians won the Indian Premier League for the third time after a heart-stopping win over Rising Pune S...

Cover Story

SUITED AND ABLE BOY

In Bollywood Karan Johar at 45 is a one-man industry. The journey of a boy to manhood and his travails and tribulations captured at 30 frames per second, HD colour and Dolby stereo sound. Let the show begin Karan Johar’s life reads like an open book now, literally. Anybody can pry into and look...

Platform

INDIANS AT HOME ABROAD

The amazing story of a community of people which can be found in every country around the world. Indians were not allowed to visit South Africa until the Apartheid regime was dismantled in 1994 after the great Nelson Mandela formed the first non-racist government. So it was a matter of great prid...

Business & Economy

BUSINESS & ECONOMY

COMING OF AGE Abottle of Rum, a few bottles of Indian Whisky, a bottle of Vodka and “one good bottle of Scotch (for the boss),” was pretty much the standard for parties at Indian homes, in the nineties. Occasionally, there was a guest, who drank only wine. And, more often than not brought the...

Therapy

THE SMELL OF HEALING

Have you ever thought about the healing powers of aromatherapy? It's time to wake up and smell the facts about the therapeutic properties of your favorite From sleep to stress, to sinus trouble, there's an essential oil that can cure what ails you. The ancient practice of aromatherapy is all-natur...

Internat ional

THE MACRON EFFECT IN FRANCE

He was the outsider. He did not even have an established party behind him. Yet the fact that tens of millions of French voted for a neophyte to lead their country only shows the exasperation with the status quo and desperation that Marine Le Pen would represent Emmanuel Macron, 39, is married to ...

Sports

THE GREAT GIG ON THE GREEN

Das saal aapke naam.The tenth edition of the greatest entertainment in the world of instant cricket came to a climactic end in Hyderabad after a near six-week spectacle. The Indian Premier League, which hosts the annual cricket carnival dedicated its tenth year to the fans and cricket lovers. And ...

Music

BAD GIRLS PLAY MUSIC

The world only knows of Malala but a musical revolution is on in Afghanistan When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. She was only 15 when a bullet was put through her head i...

Art

DIGITAL ART, A NEW GENRE

I have titles floating around in my head; I have sculptures floating around in my head. It's like a collage. it is all about, but the programmes allow an entirely new language with an infinite scope of mechanical tools. But it is up to the designer to make use of it. And the catch is that there a...

Fashion

FASHION IN THE RAINS?

It's the right time to give monsoon a fashionable spin. Monsoon can be gloomy and often threatens to take the fun out of our fashion. So get your wardrobe ready; the fashion mantra during monsoon is style with comfort. Go for brighter colours in light fabrics, say fashion experts. Avoid wearing t...

Espace

INDULGENT SPACES AT ESPACE

Espace, the spa and the fitness centre are designed with a higher dimension evolving around the touch of the senses and the stirring of the soul. The sprawling spa boasts of therapy rooms and a unisex salon. The spa is not just about de-stress and detox but addresses the time immemorial question o...