Cannes flatgate: Of high heels, feminism and conformity

By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Friday, May 22, 2015 - 17:08

A hundred years ago, the time was World War 1, men in Europe and America went to war and women took to wearing their husbands' trousers to take up jobs and sustain families. It took half a century for trousers to become fashionable for women.

What Andrew Strauss can learn from Sir Alex Ferguson

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 08:51

Kevin Pietersen’s on-again, off-again relationship with the England cricket team has brought to the fore England Cricket Board’s ineptitude at man management. The ECB’s treatment of Pietersen is testament to the fact that they are yet to master the art of managing mavericks.

Sikkim: Flowers, mountains and snow - a trip to remember

By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Friday, May 15, 2015 - 19:03

Planning a trip and checking boxes while travelling has never been my forte. What I do like is stuffing a few T-shirts in a backpack and taking off whenever I can get some days off. Alas! Growing up has its disadvantages – you cannot just up and leave as you want. And if you are planning to go to Sikkim – that is not an option anyway.

Will Ranbir Kapoor get back his lost ground with `Bombay Velvet`?

By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 14:47

When Anurag Kashyap's dream project `Bombay velvet` is unveiled this Friday, all eyes are going to be set on Ranbir Kapoor to see how he fares in his solo performance after a long gap.

It won't be wrong to say that Ranbir is still a bankable star and everyone is waiting to see if he can rake in the moolah for his directors like he has done before.

Salman Khan verdict: For or against, does it matter?

By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 18:09

On May 6, some took the judge's chair while others turned into lawyers shortly after a sessions court in Mumbai pronounced its verdict against Bollywood superstar Salman Khan in the 2002 hit-and-run case.

Apparently, everyone became judgemental and over-reacted when the 'Dabangg' star was convicted and sentenced to five years in jail in the 13-year-old case.

Mother's Day special: A message of gratitude for moms

By Dhriti Sharma | Last Updated: Monday, May 11, 2015 - 00:21

With special days knocking on the door, a pattern has been developed lately to pen down our emotions towards our birth givers, especially on marked calendar days such as the 'Mother's Day', which falls on the second Sunday of May every year. 

Salman Khan verdict: Big loss for Bollywood

By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 01:56

May 6, 2015 will indeed be marked as a dark day for Hindi cinema, as superstar Salman Khan was sentenced to 5-year jail term in relation to the 2002 hit-and-run case. The verdict was pronounced by the Mumbai sessions court.

Dear Indians, remember it takes two to tango

By Gayatri Sankar | Last Updated: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 - 07:44

When your conscience knows you are at fault and have no answer to defend yourself...simply pass the buck...It can’t get simpler than that...but yes...you think you have the right to cry foul and accuse the system of being a lame duck. Cool!