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FOOD

Restaurant review: Italian joyride in Vashi

Restaurant review: Italian joyride in Vashi

If you ignore its stiff pricing and the odd hiccup, and instead, focus on its high-quality ingredients and authentic fare, Riso looks like a step in the right direction to popularise Italian cuisine in Vashi

TRAVEL

The many shades of Antwerp

The many shades of Antwerp

There is something for everyone at the Belgian city of Antwerp. Vijaya Pratap writes about how art lovers can gaze at the works of Flemish artist Rubens, families can head to the aquarium and shopaholics can shriek in glee at a historical shopping street

DEAR-DIANA

'My girlfriend is getting friendly with her ex...'

'My girlfriend is getting friendly with her ex...'

I'm 29 and my girlfriend is 26. We've been together for about a year now. A close friend of hers informs me that she's getting friendly with her ex

TECHNOLOGY

Tech up your home with these smart gadgets

Tech up your home with these smart gadgets

Unlock the door with your smartphone, upgrade your old CD player into a wireless music system or access various social networks through your television set. Here are some gadgets that can change your lifestyle for the better

RELATIONSHIPS

Bored of sex life? Mix love to it

Bored of sex life? Mix love to it

The new mantra for women who feel their sex life is boring and bereft of passion: connect love with sex and enhance the pleasure between the sheets

SUNDAY MID-DAY

A candid chat with restaurateur Farrokh Khambata

A candid chat with restaurateur Farrokh Khambata

The owner of Catering & Allied, which runs four restaurants in Mumbai — Joss, Amadeus, Umame and Café at the NCPA, talks to Phorum Dalal about quitting his first job within a week, his love for diving and more

Today’s Horoscope

a

ARIES

People around you may be surprised to see you behaving in a very aloof manner. This is not a positive sign, and you need to mix up more with people working in your office.Read More

b

TAURUS

You shall develop a spiritual bent of mind today. Visiting places of worship and taking up some religious rituals will give you great peace of mind.Read More

c

GEMINI

Household chores and children demand your attention. The end of the day shall leave you contended and happy.Read More

d

CANCER

Although you shall be very systematic in your work today, some unexpected event is likely to derail all your well-charted-out strategies.Read More

e

LEO

Your over-zealousness today is likely to be your undoing, so you need to take care that while it is good to be enthusiastic, you must not get carried away by anything.Read More

f

VIRGO

Your artistic talents will come to the fore today. You may remain occupied in a plenty of activities, while trying to attain perfection in everything. Read More

g

LIBRA

Even though today is your lucky day, heavy expenses are on the cards, but only on your nearest and dearest ones. Even if you exceed your limits, you won't regret a bit.Read More

h

SCORPIO

You now desire to change the impression that people have for you at the workplace. To achieve this, you need to be level-headed. Do not go overboard in any of your actions.Read More

i

SAGITTARIUS

A day full of socializing is in store for you. You shall be engrossed in reliving the glories of the past with your friends and also set your eyes on the future.Read More

j

CAPRICORNUS

Career issues shall dominate your day. Your performance will reach peak levels, winning you accolades. However, don't forget to give credit to your loved ones, whose support has made it all possible.Read More

k

AQUARIUS

Your clinical approach towards work will accelerate your progress, enabling you to utilise your potential to the full. As the day ends, you may discover that your achievements exceed your expectations. Wow!Read More

l

PISCES

A hectic day is on the cards, wherein you shall be totally engrossed in meeting tight deadlines at work. You shall make all the efforts to finish off the pending tasks.Read More