Romantic Bollywood Movies That Define Love As We Know It

Bollywood has shaped a perception of love that involves butterflies in the stomach, cuteness and over the top professions of one’s feelings and soulful music that plays in the background every time things seem to go right. Now we all know that real life isn’t always like the movies but there’s nothing like a cozy, … Read more

10 traditional Biryanis of India that you will love to taste – Today’s Traveler

The fragrance of well-prepared traditional biryanis is enough to make even the most jaded of eaters salivate, and the dish itself is nothing short of an artistic masterpiece. Traditional Biryanis to try out The dum pukht method, in which food is cooked in a sealed handi, is the method most often used in India to … Read more

The Come Fall In Love musical is creating history with its South – Asian and Indian American actors

There is just not one, but several reasons to be proud of Aditya Chopra’s musical – Come Fall In Love. It’s the first time an Indian filmmaker is making his debut on Broadway with a Bollywood set-up. The composers are Vishal and Shekhar who are debuting too while Shruti Merchant will do her first Broadway … Read more

Kerala curated: a special 25-year journey of love, life and chawal – Today’s Traveler

Kerala curated is my relationship with Kerala or God’s Own Country which began nearly 25 years ago when I met this moustached Malayali boy with a quirky sense of humour. He made me laugh and I agreed to marry him. Kerala curated – Water Lilies bring the Vembanad Lake to life In 1999, as pundits … Read more

Thor Love and Thunder Movie Review

critic’s rating: 3.5/5 Taika Waititi made Jojo Rabbit, a child’s version of Hitler and of Nazi Germany. The film said all the right things but from a perspective that even children could relate to. This is what he’s done to Thor: Love and Thunder. It’s a superhero movie where Thor’s biggest worry isn’t some super … Read more

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone – a love story for the ages

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone are undoubtedly one of Bollywood’s most-loved couples. They don’t shy away from social media PDA and are often seen dropping adorable comments under each other’s pictures. That’s not all—Ranveer has always been quite open about his admiration for Deepika and all the success she has achieved. Adding to that, the … Read more

Shah Rukh Khan’s love story with India, decoded through his films

Shah Rukh Khan remains one of the few people in India who needs no introduction. The boy-next-door from Delhi who became a mega, mega star. The man who has reigned over Bollywood – the core of the country’s soft power – for decades now. The actor who has starred in self-reverential movies, and charmed us … Read more

In First Kill, hunter and prey fall in love

When Victoria Schwab sat down to write a short story for an anthology about vampires in 2019, she already knew that she would adapt whatever she wrote for television. So one of the first questions the author, better known by her pen name, VE Schwab, asked herself was: What kind of vampire show did she … Read more

How Kuldeep Yadav got back his fizz, smile, and love for wrist spin

“Agar aise daalna hai tho, main nahi dalwata hu tere se” (if you are going to bowl like this, then I am not going to bowl you), Rohit Sharma spat out from the slips this February. The new captain wasn’t too pleased that Kuldeep Yadav had resorted to firing his deliveries. That one moment, even … Read more

‘From Russia with love’: A ally Putin’s gold and plays favorites in Sudan

In a gold-rich area 200 miles north of the Sudanese capital, a mysterious foreign operator dominates the business. Locals call it “the Russian Company” — a tightly guarded plant that processes mounds of dusty ore into bars of semi-refined gold. “The Russians pay the best,” said Ammar al-Amir, a miner and community leader in al-Ibediyya, … Read more