From shorts that debut on YouTube on I-Day to a drink inspired by a 1905 protest, your must-dos this weekend
Catch shorts on the web
Terribly Tiny Talkies is a Facebook/Twitter group that includes a group of talented writers who publish stories written in and under 140 characters. For Independence Day, TTT has come up with three short films that explore the many Indias that reside within one. Devashish Makhija’s Agli Baar, Abhishek Sengupta’s Bapu and Vijayeta Kumar’s One Day Mataram are part of the line-up.
When: Aug 12- 15
Start on a sweet note
Indulge your taste buds at Vedge as they introduce the Tiranga Halwa, a tri-coloured dessert to sweeten your day of freedom.
Where: Vedge -- Fun Republic mall, Lokhandwala, Andheri West
When: 11.30 am - 11 pm
Price: R195 Call: 61668906
Glug a desi mocktail
Agreed it’s a dry day, but you can surely raise a roast to freedom with the swadeshi mocktail of orange juice, Sprite and khus syrup.
Where: Masala Zone, Santhal ONGC Complex, Opposite Lilavati, Bandra Reclamation
When: 12 pm - 12.30 am
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Mumbai to Goa train: First look at the glass-top Vistadome coach
Shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa keeps it short and sexy on social media
Photos: Narendra Modi, others at Marshal Arjan Singh's funeral
Photos: Sussanne Khan and Nimrat Kaur spotted at a spa in Juhu