Bollywood star Swara Bhaskar is speaking out, and inspiring other women to do the same. Meet three crusaders who are ensuring the rights of the LGBTQ community. Artist Deborah Procter and healer Lyn Bishop talk about life as expats, and award-winning filmmaker Divya Palat talks about living with MS. There’s also fashion, travel and festive Indian dessert recipes! Start reading.
The Punjabis are known for their great love of food and especially desserts! And the festive season only whets their appetite for a sugar rush. Here are 3 traditional dessert recipes.
It can’t be easy to direct award-winning videos and shows while living with a painful condition, but Divya Palat does it every day.
Certified birth doula Neha Misra Mutluru tells us what her work involves and why a mother’s mental health is vital for her baby’s wellbeing.
The heritage village of Garli in Himachal Pradesh is the kind of place every girl would love. Here’s why it makes for the perfect getaway for every type of traveller.
Actor Aanchal Chauhan is playing the lead in the theatre adaptation of ‘Devdas’, showing this week in NCPA, Mumbai. She shares her thoughts on acting, following one’s life purpose, and travelling solo.
Atikaa Ahluwalia was educated, well-travelled and worked in fashion — not a likely profile of a woman who was regularly beaten up by her partner. Her credentials only made it harder for her agony to be taken seriously by the powers that be.
With its seaside charm, ancient ruins and picture-perfect buildings, St. Andrews in Scotland is a treat for culture lovers and golf junkies.
Working women and young mothers tend to always be tired – either due to physical exhaustion or mental fatigue. But there are two ways to deal with ‘tiredness’: you either give up or give back.
Why do Indian men think of themselves as objects of desire in the first place?
Reena Rai’s life was its lowest point when an unusual friendship roused her to launch India’s first transgender beauty pageant. Overcoming insurmountable personal and professional hurdles, she has given the community a new chance at proving their worth.
Ritika Jatin Ahuja is at the forefront of the luxury car market with Big Boy Toyz, which retails iconic automobile brands from Ferrari to Rolls Royce.
The festive season is upon us and there’s no better way to bring together families and communities than over dessert. Here are 2 delectable recipes by Chef Reetu Uday Kugaji.
With the scrapping of Section 377 that outlawed consensual gay sex, LGBTQ people are coming out with a confident new voice. In our two-part feature ‘It’s Only Love’, we feature individuals and organisations working to ensure dignity in life and love for the gay and trans communities.
With her on-screen roles and off-screen outspokenness, Swara Bhaskar is challenging the status quo and raising the bar for Bollywood role models.
These enterprises and startups are bringing all the goodness of organic, unadulterated farm-fresh produce and dairy products to your doorstep.
Life isn’t always smooth or easy. But by embracing the change, we make the ride worthwhile.
Just because you are on a gluten-free lifestyle, who says you can’t enjoy pasta or even dessert?
From saris to tunics and kaftan capes, here are the top festive looks for this season.
Nestled on a beach in one of the areas of Kerala untouched by floods, Leela Kovalam should be on your holiday radar as tourism in the south Indian state picks up again. You will find it as soul-soothing now as it always was.
Is pranic healing really effective, or is it a matter of belief? And why is it always so expensive? We put up some difficult questions to senior pranic healer Nidhi Jain.
Here is the latest news from the world of fashion – from Harry Potter tees to bride-inscribed juttis and clutches.
As modern technology accelerates and life expectancy increases, five different generations are now rubbing shoulders together in the workforce, says Kay Newton.
Casting director Shoumie Mukherjee narrates a definitive turning point in her Bollywood career, when the professional became intensely personal.
The #MeToo movement in India has shifted the blame and shame from victims to the sexual predators, and it’s about time. Here are five things we all – men, women, organizations and societies – can learn from this social-media outpouring.
Designer Payal Khandwala’s collection ‘New Order’ was inspired by her study of a matrilineal African tribe is a continued ode to her old muse: the intelligent, non-conformist woman.
With her new book that profiles 15 young women from varied backgrounds, Varsha Adusumilli is out to create new female icons for girls around India.
Sarah Kashyap is the only woman counted among the top 10 rallyists from India, and it’s been a tough, adrenaline-spiked ride.
The one thing that undermined and unravelled my marriage was not domestic violence, or another woman. It was something simpler – yet more important.