Movie Review: The Lunchbox – A Collector’s Piece

Could a simple lunchbox and its contents change lives? We think that this is one of the best films to come out of India in a long time (In the year of the “Yeh Jawaanis and SDRs”), debutant Director Ritesh Batra answers all these questions through his little (simple yet different!) masterpiece, The Lunchbox. There’s…

Your Story: Nina Davuluri – Proud!

Nina Davuluri won the crown of Miss America and was hit with racism by her own people. The micro blogging racist slur went to extents of calling her an Arab to her inclinations towards terrorism. The slurs went beyond tolerance when some linked her crowing to the 9/11 Anniversary (celebrated 4 days before the crowning).…

Trailer Review: Shuddh Desi Romance

The movie teaser which was recently released, immediately caught our eyes and goes without saying, we wanted to present our take on it to you… From the writer of a serious movie like ‘Chak De India’ -(Jaideep Sahni) and a fun movie like ‘Band Baaja Baraat’- (Maneesh Sharma), the teaser of Shuddh Desi Romance (SDR) looks like a…

What the Mumbai Locals Teach You: A Photo Story

We met this shy Gujju girl and instantly knew that she had a creative side to her. She came to the city-of-dreams to take a strong step towards making her life bigger than ever. In her words and through her lens, we present to you her photo story… you may also see more of her…

Hookah Will Now Give You A Healthy Kick ;)

Before revealing how hookah will give you a healthy kick, how about knowing a li’l about the history and the controversies associated with this thing which unites friends with a dash of smoky love….;) Hookah also known as hukka, shisha, Narghile etc. in India, was originally invented by a Persian physician Abul-Fath Gilani to give the whole concept of ‘smoking’ a royal…