mumbai guide

  • Travel: In search of the great Indian bustard

    Once top contender for national bird of India, the great Indian bustard is struggling to survive. This weekend, you have the chance to spot it in Nannaj, it's only home in Maharashtra

  • Colour me Mumbai

    This weekend, let your kid map Mumbai with the help of a new game, learn Hindi rap and enjoy a dinosaur puppet show -- all at a two-day children’s fest inside a museum

  • Gateway of India concert remembers martyrs of 26/11 attacks

    Gateway of India will come alive with Indian and Western tunes at a concert that pays tribute to the 26/11 victims

  • Popular home decor brand opens new store at South Mumbai

    Home decor, apparel and knick knacks brand, Chumbak's store deserves more than a dekko

  • The art of perfumery

    Keen to learn how to identify scents and make perfumes? A workshop is for you

  • Book Review: An Evening in Calcutta

    KA Abbas (1914-1987) belonged to a tribe of creative versatility

  • Saving the kid's book festival

    A crowdfunded initiative ensured that Bookaroo, India’s biggest children’s literature festival, could survive another edition. Led by the lack of sponsors, many daunting challenges face organisers in this fertile space

  • Celebrate water in all its forms

    Enjoy a collage of music, poetry and play performances themed around water at this unique event

  • Kitaab takes the crowdfunding route

    In early November, Kitaab the Singapore-based independent publishing and multimedia company, which focuses on Asian writing, had also launched a crowdfunding campaign to stay afloat and publish more

  • The Naxalbari movement as a comic

    Amar Bari Tomar Bari Naxalbari by cartoonist Sumit Kumar, chronicles the history of India’s Maoist uprising from its earliest origins in a small village in West Bengal — Naxalbari — to what it is today in the jungles of Bastar — using the medium of comics

  • Food: Raise a toast at roof-top restaurant near T2

    Enjoy delectable food and heady cocktails served in a charming ambiance at a recently opened roof-top bistro bar and restaurant at hotel T24 Residency

  • App to take care of all your beauty-centric needs

    The side effects of dating a workaholic is that you have to keep tabs on everything. And, we aren't referring to groceries or bills; but grooming sessions even, including salon appointments for the lady

  • Food: Desi vegetarian fare goes chic in Lower Parel

    From next week, dig into dhokla oxide and raspberry lipsticks at a Lower Parel restaurant that whips up vegetarian fare with a twist

  • Baba Sehgal is back with a bang

    Set to perform at the Pune edition of NH7 Weekender, Indian Pop star Baba Sehgal talks about the glorious days of Indi Pop, and surviving the Internet

  • It's time for your CV makeover

    Your CV can be a make-or-break factor in the hunt for a perfect job. HR experts share typical errors, strict no-nos and smart tips so your resume is the pick of the lot

  • Stamp festival in Navi Mumbai

    A two-day event organised by India Post, aims to introduce the young to the world of stamps

  • Young vs. old: Redefining affordable art

    By juxtaposing established artists alongside young talent, Art ofF Course hopes to make you realise why a new artist is a good buy

  • The complete sensual guide to India

    A new book traces the topography of India and the senses -- sight, smell, sound, taste and touch -- through photographs that reflect the essence of real India

  • My pencil grew into a tomato!

    Pot pencils, notebooks and bookmarks to grow veggies and herbs, thanks to a new eco-friendly stationery brand

  • Food: Home truths about Kathiawadi cuisine

    Relish fresh, rustic flavours of Kathiawar at an ongoing food festival in Mumbai