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  • The man who is restoring India's first Konkani film

    The man who is restoring India's first Konkani film

    Filmmaker Shivendra Singh Dungarpur recently discovered the reel of the first Konkani film, Mogacho Aunddo (1950). He
    tells Kareena Gianani about the rare discovery, the painstaking process of restoration and why we must care about it all

  • 'My music is not a tool to make money'

    'My music is not a tool to make money'

    Says Sir Bob Cornelius Rifo aka Bloody Beetroots, the masked Italian producer who calls his music a movement

  • She dances to conquer

    She dances to conquer

    Darshana Jhaveri and her sisters are credited for giving Manipuri Dance its modern structure. She tells Ananya Ghosh how four sisters hailing from South Mumbai went all the way to a Northeastern state and put their age-old temple dance on the global map

  • Curators of a new cine trend

    Curators of a new cine trend

    As short film nights become a popular concept at many Mumbai pubs and eateries, a new breed of curators scout for the most engaging fare to ensure that you have a good time on your next night out

  • Female musicians take to stage

    Female musicians take to stage

    In its fourth edition, Saz-e-Bahar — Festival of Indian Instrumental Music will witness four female instrumentalists taking centrestage

  • Genre fiction, now in a podcast

    Genre fiction, now in a podcast

    Karachi-based writer and voiceover artiste Mahvesh Murad talks to Anu Prabhakar about recording the podcast at her home ‘studio’, hosting a radio show on books and talking to Game of Thrones’ George RR Martin

  • Popular celebs pick their favourite summer tracks

    Popular celebs pick their favourite summer tracks

    Summer means hitting the beach, tippling over mai tais, and grooving to feel-good music. We roped in a few familiar faces to pick their favourite songs that make their minds swing to all things carefree. Here comes the sun!

  • The spices of India amaze me, says MasterChef Australia winner

    The spices of India amaze me, says MasterChef Australia winner

    Brent Owens, winner of MasterChef Australia Season 6, who is currently in the city to promote Season 7, speaks about his culinary aspirations while sipping on cutting chai

  • 'Uptown Funk' is my most inventive work till date: Mark Ronson

    'Uptown Funk' is my most inventive work till date: Mark Ronson

    His collaboration with Bruno Mars for the chart topper, Uptown Funk, made him a worldwide phenomenon. English musician, DJ, and record producer, Mark Ronson speaks about his new album Uptown Special, and songwriting in today’s age

  • 'Mumbai's EDM scene is better than people think'

    'Mumbai's EDM scene is better than people think'

    Says British DJ, producer and music label owner Nic Fanciulli who will make a stopover in the city as part of his world tour

  • I don't go out in the streets in daylight: Papon

    I don't go out in the streets in daylight: Papon

    Singer-composer Papon, who has been invited to the Red Bull Music Academy in Paris this year, says he steps out of his house only at night as fans throng to his home in the day

  • On track with Michele Mouton, the fastest woman car rallyist

    On track with Michele Mouton, the fastest woman car rallyist

    The only women rally driver to ever win a major round at the World Rally Championship, Michele Mouton, is in India to talk about the historic contribution of women to motor sports

  • Shafqat Amanat Ali rocks the music world

    Shafqat Amanat Ali rocks the music world

    Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali tells Deepali Dhingra why his third solo album, Muh Dikhai, will appeal to every listener

  • A Web of talent

    A Web of talent

    A new digital mentorship programme on YouTube aims to provide a platform to youngsters to showcase talent in food, fashion and music

  • Batting for the best cricket commentator at the World Cup

    Batting for the best cricket commentator at the World Cup

    The current ICC Cricket World Cup has over 30 cricket commentators behind the mic. Harsha Bhogle, Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid top the popularity charts among Mumbai's cricket fans

  • US rock band Switchfoot on their India tour, more in a candid chat

    US rock band Switchfoot on their India tour, more in a candid chat

    American Alternative Rock band, Switchfoot, is ready to test new waters as the two-decade-old band sets out to woo India’s youth with their debut India tour, starting from Mumbai on March 25

  • Learn leadership skills from India captain MS Dhoni

    Learn leadership skills from India captain MS Dhoni

    There's a lot to learn from the Indian cricket team's captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership skills. the guide invites experts to analyse his strengths and how they can help improve your professional life

  • Pt Tanmoy Bose's new album with global sound beats

    Pt Tanmoy Bose's new album with global sound beats

    Tabla player Pt Tanmoy Bose's new album 'Drum Dreamz' is a collage of acoustic beats from different continents

  • India's oldest living writer's cookbook to be out in Gudi Padwa

    India's oldest living writer's cookbook to be out in Gudi Padwa

    On the cusp of becoming India's oldest living writer, 96-year-old Susheela Pathak's cookbooks in Marathi and English will hit city bookshelves this Gudi Padwa

  • A list of firsts in the history of space exploration

    A list of firsts in the history of space exploration

    On the 50th anniversary of Aleksei Leonov's first-ever space walk, we revisit similar milestones that have occured during the space age of the overs

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