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Special Indian restaurant in Sydney

SYDNEY: Drive by the Pyrmont Bridge in Sydney’s Darling Harbor. Park in 50 Murray Street parking lot. Take an elevator to the first floor of Harbourside Centre and stop in… Read more »


When Irrfan got into an argument with Mira Nair

Irrfan Khan admits that Ashoke Ganguli was one of the most difficult characters he has played and while working on The Namesake, he was often groping in the dark wondering how to make… Read more »

Shilpa Shetty along with her 'Dishkiyaoon' actors Harman Baweja and Ayesha Khanna walked the ramp for designer Tarun Tahiliani at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week

Bollywood divas light up fashion week

NEW DELHI: The fashion week at Pragati Maidan kickstarted with a Bollywood show as master couturier Tarun Tahiliani opened the event with an interesting collection of asymmetrical ensembles in shades… Read more »


Rinku’s deep colors

Designer Rinku Sobti unveiled her AW’14 collection at the fashion show. Her AW’14 collection is all about deep colors, pretty patterns around necklines created in macrame. The Term Macrame is derived… Read more »

Ashraf Habibullah

Ghalib outshines disciples at Urdu poetry session

MILPITAS, CA: Every language has its own colorful and unique history. While few (besides the experts) can explain how a particular linguistic pattern emerged or how it caught widespread imagination… Read more »


David won’t let Varun marry

Varun Dhawan may think that his father David Dhawan doesn’t know his feelings for him, but in reality he does, as Varun’s mother shares it all with her husband. David finds his son naughty,… Read more »


Habib Khan Magic

Maestro enthralls with soul-stirring recital SARATOGA, CA: A wondrous locale, made even more so by the haunting strains of Pandit Habib Khan’s sitar – a musical and magical soiree played… Read more »

Khushwant wearing the UNHCR shirt

Remembering my guruji, Khushwant Singh

The grand old man of Indian writing was a friend of sorts to all people whose lives he came into. To me he was a little more. No, his hospitality never extended… Read more »


Jadoo will be IFFLA’s Closing Night Gala film

LOS ANGELES, CA: The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) has announced its 2014 lineup of narrative and documentary features and short films for this year’s festival. The impressive… Read more »


‘Dancing With Horses’ in Jaipur

JAIPUR: The widely known and celebrated ‘Dancing With Horses’ event was performed in Jaipur for the first time on 14th March. This was also performed on the occasion of Diamond… Read more »


Holi fun with stars

Hrithik Roshan, Sonam Kapoor, Lara Dutta and Kalki Koechlin shared photos celebrating the festival of colors with family friends and fans! Celebs are reveling in the festivities but they did not forget… Read more »

Photographer Ansel Adams

‘Best of best’ of Ansel Adams’ photos on display

LOS ANGELES: During the last years of his life, Ansel Adams pored over the tens of thousands of negatives he’d carefully stored since his teens, setting aside 70 he determined… Read more »

IFFLA opening night Gala film

‘Sold’ will be IFFLA opening night Gala film

LOS ANGELES, CA: The Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles (IFFLA) has announced today the Opening Night Gala film, ‘Sold’, a harrowing and inspiring story of child trafficking directed by… Read more »


Bollywood bowled over by ‘Queen’

Vikas Bahl’s ‘Queen’ has received positive feedback from Bollywood. Kangana Ranaut’s portrayal of Rani, a naive Delhi girl who, out of sheer vengeance, takes off alone on her honeymoon and… Read more »


Marathon ‘Bee’ finally ends

Winner is Kush of Indian origin NEW YORK: A 13-year old Indian-origin boy has emerged as the winner of a spelling bee contest in the US in an epic verbal… Read more »

L to R - Vijay Rajvaidya, Sindu Singh, Priya Satia, Basab Pradhan, Puneet

Naatak’s ‘Party’ raises questions

What is genuine? What is credible? Naatak Production Company had the opening night of its latest play “Party” last weekend. It is based on the Hindi translation of the Marathi… Read more »

Rahul Rawail

Rahul Rawail to grace Mr & Miss South Asia show

Legendary Bollywood Director Rahul Rawail (Betaab, Love Story, Bekhudi, Dacait, Aur Pyar Ho Gaya), Miss USA 2010 Rima Fakih, Fashion Stylist and Costume Designer G.K. Reid, and the host of the… Read more »


Pyaar, vyaar or many faces of love

With love in the air, and every media forum geared to get you to spend more time and money on your love using their product, it is indeed time to… Read more »


To Mussoorie, on mission Ruskin

This year, 2014, my family’s New Year holiday to Mussoorie was dictated in great measure by Ruskin Bond. Long ago I used to be his fan. As a journalist I had trekked… Read more »

Valentine Spirit

The Secret to Everlasting Valentine Spirit

Do you wish the spirit of Valentine’s Day to last longer than just one day, and went beyond balloons, hearts, flowers, cuddly teddy bears and evening dinners? Let’s first understand the true… Read more »