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  • The dark side of Ali Haji

    The dark side of Ali Haji

    The cute kid who rubbed shoulders with Aamir Khan and Kajol in Fanaa is now dipping into the disturbed world of adolescents for a film starring Brendan Fraser

  • An unusual and interesting read

    An unusual and interesting read

    Dominic Alapat’s poems bring together the bits that make Mumbai

  • The Underground collection

    The Underground collection

    A tiny bookstore-cum-library in a Bandra apartment garage will come as good news for the discerning, indie-genre loving reader

  • Dhruv Ghanekar: The social media exercise is terribly exhausting

    Dhruv Ghanekar: The social media exercise is terribly exhausting

    Fuelled by the success of his last album, Dhruv Ghanekar is ready with three new tracks, including Revolution, that probes the changing times

  • A candid chat with MasterChef Australia contestant Nidhi Mahajan

    A candid chat with MasterChef Australia contestant Nidhi Mahajan

    Her cauliflower paratha might have knocked her out of Season 8 of MasterChef Australia but Nidhi Mahajan, the lone desi contestant, is living her food dream. Excerpts from an interview

  • Russian model Nadezdha Bazhenova's 8 months in India as a living statue

    Russian model Nadezdha Bazhenova's 8 months in India as a living statue

    Though not a uniquely Indian experience, the business of living statues is a thriving one in a country that finds eager models among foreigners looking to engage in local culture

  • This stand-up comedian wants to set right the wrongs done by SRK's 'Chennai Express'

    This stand-up comedian wants to set right the wrongs done by SRK's 'Chennai Express'

    Stand-up comedian S Aravind, who goes by the stage name SA, wants to set right the wrongs done by Chennai Express

  • Autistic Pride Day: 8 famous personalities with autism

    Autistic Pride Day: 8 famous personalities with autism

    Some of the world's most famous people were born or diagonsed in later life as having autistic disorders like Asperger's syndrome and Tourette's. On Autistic Pride Day, we look at 7 such eminent names...

  • Saxophonist Greg Banaszak will show Mumbai what Bebop is all about

    Saxophonist Greg Banaszak will show Mumbai what Bebop is all about

    American saxophonist Greg Banaszak will introduce Mumbai's Jazz fans to Bebop, a faster version of the Jazz they’ve known so far

  • Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman in space on this day

    Valentina Tereshkova became the first woman in space on this day

    Russian Cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova enterted the hallowed records of space exploration history by becoming the first woman to embark on a space mission today, 53 years ago. We revisit other such milestones on this occasion

  • Indian-origin girl is Apple developer conference's youngest attendee

    Indian-origin girl is Apple developer conference's youngest attendee

    Indian-origin Anvitha Vijay is only nine years old but she has already developed a handful of apps for Apple’s iPhone and iPad. Recognising her potential, the US-based technology giant has invited her to its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco

  • Google doodle pays tribute to Karl Landsteiner on his 148th birth anniversary

    Google doodle pays tribute to Karl Landsteiner on his 148th birth anniversary

    Google commemorates Karl Landsteiner, an Austrian and American biologist and physician, who discovered the existence of blood types A, B, AB and O in 1900, on his 148th birth anniversary

  • When Mad Men make music

    When Mad Men make music

    Ad men Rajeev Raja and Subhash Kamath’s band Wanted Yesterday is an ode to the crazy world of advertising. It also celebrates their music of choice from the 60s and 70s

  • Remembering Manuel Uribe, the 'World's Heaviest Man'

    Remembering Manuel Uribe, the 'World's Heaviest Man'

    A look back at the life of Mexican Manuel "Meme" Uribe Garza, the man who suffered from morbid obesity to one of the greatest extents known in recorded history and was recognized as the heaviest man in the world by Guinness Book of Records in 2007

  • The drive of a stuntwoman

    The drive of a stuntwoman

    A documentary on a domestic abuse victim who became a top stuntwoman in Bollywood finds many takers on the Web

  • 4 Mumbai-based dancers to represent India at dance festival in New York

    4 Mumbai-based dancers to represent India at dance festival in New York

    A new Mumbai-based dance production will represent India at a festival in New York. You, get to be first judge at their performance tonight

  • Mumbai For Kids: Exclusive spa for children

    Mumbai For Kids: Exclusive spa for children

    Walk in, and you are met by a smiling team in a space made of pastel shades and cool coziness. A warm set of people will welcome you in and before you know it your child will be prepped up in a bathing towel, their feet slid into sponge-like minion slippers and a menu card shown for choice

  • Anushka Ravishankar talks about her novel based on 'Dhanak'

    Anushka Ravishankar talks about her novel based on 'Dhanak'

    Anushka Ravishankar's novel based on the critically acclaimed Nagesh Kukunoor film, 'Dhanak', releases today. It's the perfect children's book story, she says, for discussing the innate extreme logic kids exhibit

  • Straight from the Heart: Gary Lawyer

    Straight from the Heart: Gary Lawyer

    One of the first Indie artists to be signed by an international label, Indian singer-songwriter Gary Lawyer is known as 'the man with a golden voice'

  • Docu-fiction captures the life of Jnanpith award-winning writer Bhalchandra Nemade

    Docu-fiction captures the life of Jnanpith award-winning writer Bhalchandra Nemade

    A docu-fiction captures the life of Bhalchandra Nemade, with the camera following him to his home, village and even on reunions with friends 

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