• No doubting Thomas

    No doubting Thomas

    Three questions with Paul Thomas, International DJ

  • MasterChef India winner Shipra Khanna on her new book

    MasterChef India winner Shipra Khanna on her new book

    MasterChef India season 2 winner Shipra Khanna, author of the cook book 'The Spice Route' talks about her passion for all things culinary

  • 'True art evolves from imperfection'

    'True art evolves from imperfection'

    One half of Midival Punditz, Gaurav Raina, explores the flawed side of his personality with his solo new project, Grain

  • 'I write for a few, and my books sell poorly'

    'I write for a few, and my books sell poorly'

    Irwin Allan Sealy, author of the recently-released book, The Small Wild Goose Pagoda, tells Raj Kanwar about taking eight years to write it and why living too comfortably might ruin his writing 

  • The singing Dixit

    The singing Dixit

    Musician Raghu Dixit, who is to perform in Pune very soon, talks about why his heart beats for Pune and some exciting projects which are all set to take off this year

  • Hitting the high notes

    Hitting the high notes

    In 2013, Shalmali Kholgade swept all the awards with her song Pareshaan. Now, international shores beckon as she gears up to perform at Times Square, finds Deepali Dhingra

  • Happy birthday, Dahl-ing

    Happy birthday, Dahl-ing

    With Charlie and the Chocolate Factory completing 50 years and Roald Dahl only two years short of his birth centenary, Kanika Sharma wishes the beloved writer a gloriumptious birthday and for treats has lined up piggery-jokery facts

  • 'Pt Ravi Shankar's spirit flows out of me'

    'Pt Ravi Shankar's spirit flows out of me'

    Western Classical music aficionados have much to cheer at the 17th season of the Symphony Orchestra of India’s concert series. Soma Das spoke with British conductor Duncan Ward, who at 28 is the youngest conductor to perform with SOI

  • Putting up a fight

    Putting up a fight

    A group of young mixed martial arts experts, led by Akhil Kapur and Arjun Meghe, have been conducting ‘Maa-Behen’ campaigns in a bid to equip women with the basics of self-defence

  • On the road, on an impulse

    On the road, on an impulse

    Daniel Sillekens has pushed the limits of adventure — he has been around the world twice in the past five years on a motorcycle. Kareena Gianani bumps into him while he was waiting for his bike to be shipped to Mumbai, and finds out why the man never wants to go back to his home in Germany

  • 'Our generation relates to electronic music'

    'Our generation relates to electronic music'

    Says Sahej Bakshi, or Dualist Inquiry as he is known in the music circles, who is all set to perform at blueFrog on September 12. He talks about his music, experimenting with various genres and the evolving electronic music scene in the country

  • A candid chat with singer Ankit Tiwari

    A candid chat with singer Ankit Tiwari

    With the two love anthems, Sunn raha hai na tu and Galliyan, behind him, singer-composer Ankit Tiwari gears up to prove his mettle to the audience, finds Deepali Dhingra

  • A candid chat with international skydiver Padma Shri Shital Mahajan

    A candid chat with international skydiver Padma Shri Shital Mahajan

    After over 640 jumps, and eight World Records, 31-year-old Padma Shri Shital Mahajan from Pune, remains a name to reckon with in international skydiving.

  • Weaving holy traditions

    Weaving holy traditions

    Edited by textile scholar and revivalist Jasleen Dhamija, the new book Sacred Textiles of India talks about fabrics and crafts that play an important role as a part of various religious and cultural ceremonies

  • I have a responsibility to deliver: Kailash Kher

    I have a responsibility to deliver: Kailash Kher

    Singer and composer Kailash Kher, who’s making his debut as a solo music composer with the forthcoming movie Desi Kattey, says his fans expect nothing but magic from him

  • Interesting facts about the hot air balloon

    Interesting facts about the hot air balloon

    We pay tribute to French inventor Joseph-Michel Montgolfier on his 274th birth anniversary by presenting a collection of interesting facts and trivia about the hot air balloon...

  • Remembering Neil Armstrong: Interesting facts about the first man on the moon

    Remembering Neil Armstrong: Interesting facts about the first man on the moon

    Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first human beings to walk on the moon's surface on July 20, 1969. The legendary Armstrong passed away on this day two years ago. A tribute to the man with a collection of rare facts on his life and career

  • Meet the grid thief of Kanpur

    Meet the grid thief of Kanpur

    Loha Singh, the real-life protagonist of Katiyabaaz, a documentary which has won rave reviews at international film festivals and hit the marquee this week, reveals why he will continue to steal electricity to help the poor

  • Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan shares tips on dealing with dogs

    Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan shares tips on dealing with dogs

    He has trained hundreds of dogs across the United States and now, popular dog behaviourist Cesar Millan tells the guide what makes him connect so deeply with canines

  • <strong>Life</strong>, as they live it: Faces of Jammu & Kashmir

    Life, as they live it: Faces of Jammu & Kashmir

    Photographer Kunal Kelkar's project, Faces of Jammu & Kashmir, aims at capturing diverse expressions of people from the strife-torn state to show that there is more to their lives than just conflict