Building Ahmedabad: Kamal Mangaldas and Devendra Shah

September 28, 2022 3:43 pm

Love it or hate it, Ahmedabadis can’t ignore the work of architect Kamal Mangaldas and engineer Devendra Shah. As partners in Design Associates, they built hundreds of buildings in the 40-odd years they worked together, which are a hallmark of the city today. They are the ones who introduced the ubiquitous row house (a concept […]

What’s The Point Of Writing If You Are Going To Be Inhibited: Mallika Sarabhai Launches Memoir

September 24, 2022 3:39 pm

It was a cool, breezy evening as the creme de la crème of Ahmedabad society came together for the launch of Mallika Sarabhai’s book “In Free Fall: My Experiments with Living” on Friday. The Darpana Academy of Performing was decked up for the event, with live music to greet the guests as the made their […]

Abhay K’s Stray Poems Flaunt Cosmic Ride Across The Globe

September 21, 2022 7:03 pm

Every human on this planet will narrate a unique definition of poetry, evoking a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience or stimulating a response through figurative language chosen or arranged for its meaning, sound, rhythm, mood, tone, syntax and diction. For poet-diplomat Abhay K, poetry is a spiritual exercise. His latest collection of poems titled ‘Stray […]

‘Masaan’ Fame Actress Richa Chadha To Marry Ali Fazal In Mumbai; Pre-Wed Prep To Begin Soon

September 16, 2022 2:51 pm

Bollywood actors Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal are set to tie the knot in the first week of October this year. After covering up their work commitments by September 24, they will start focusing on wedding preparations in the national capital and Mumbai in the last week of September and in the first week of […]

Hollywood’s Tattletale: How ‘House of Hammer’ fame slapped with abuse & cannibal accusations?

September 21, 2022 4:32 pm

The Californian-born and ‘House of Hammer’ fame actor Armand Douglas Hammer or famously Armie Hammer’s dreams were crushed to dust when he was allegedly accused by several women, stepped forward to accuse the handsome Hollywood stellar of physical and emotional abuse. It was reported that Armie Hammer was ‘cancelled’ and removed from all on-going film […]

JungKook Turns 25; ARMY Celebrates His Bloopers

September 1, 2022 5:13 pm

It is the Bangtan baby’s birthday and fans surely can’t keep calm! The K-pop star turns 25 on September 1 and ARMY have poured in wishes on social media platforms. Jungkook has always kept his audience enthralled with performances ever since he debuted in 2013 with RM, Jin, SUGA, J-Hope, Jimin, and V. Popular for […]

Hutheesing Centre To Turn Shaame Art Into A Bi-annual Series

August 26, 2022 4:42 pm

The second Shaame Art show was inaugurated with fanfare at the Hutheesing Centre in Ahmedabad on Thursday evening, with actor Aarjav Trivedi as the chief guest. The first Shaame Art show was held in December last year and the Hutheesing Centre now plans to make it a bi-annual event. “We want to make it a […]

Pushpa 2 Shooting Kickstarts With ‘Pooja’ Ceremony. See Pictures…

August 23, 2022 3:12 pm

Pushpa: The Rise, starring Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna, reached a cult status post-release in 2021. Even after a year, the Pushpa-fever continues to dominate the internet with its songs and dialogues. On August 22, Pushpa fans were delighted to know that the movie’s second part kickstarted with a ‘Pooja’ ceremony. Earlier, the strike by […]

Parvez Shaikh Dazzles On World Photography Day

August 18, 2022 9:03 pm

Upon receiving an invitation for the opening of an exhibition of photographs at the Hutheesing Centre on Thursday, I lazily typed in the name of the photographer into Google, Parvez Shaikh is a pretty generic name (I know a doctor by that name in Mumbai) and even with “documentary photographer” added, I wasn’t expecting much. […]

Oscar-Recipient Viola Davis Bags Most Interesting Character In ‘The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes’

August 16, 2022 8:30 pm

The Oscar-winning American actress and producer, Viola Davis held another flag in her name after receiving a character in the cast of ‘The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes’, a prequel movie to the famous dystopian action-based film “The Hunger Games”. According to media reports, the actress will play the charismatic role of the Head Gamemaker, […]

Netflix Show “India’s Matchmaking” Age Shames PeeCee- Nick Couple

August 12, 2022 11:31 am

On Wednesday, the second season of the Netflix series Indian Matchmaking began to broadcast. The controversial matchmaker Sima Taparia, often known as Sima aunty, assists her clients in their search for the ideal marriage. However, Sima aunty is shown in one of the episodes of the second season expressing her views on an older woman […]

I Am Scared: Aamir Khan on Making Mahabharata 

August 9, 2022 7:53 pm

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan’s lifelong dream is to adapt the Hindu epic Mahabharata into a film. Nearly a decade ago Aamir expressed his wish to make a film on Mahabharata and said he is scared to work on it.  With several successes and failures in his career, Aamir Khan feels he is not ready to […]

BTS’ J-Hope Calls RM and Suga his support system 

August 9, 2022 7:39 pm

BTS rapper and lead dancer J-Hope opened up about his new album Jack In The Box, his Lollapalooza performance as well as the support he received from RM & Suga. Jimin flew to Chicago on Saturday to support J-Hope for his debut Lollapalooza performance. The rapper brought the roof down with his hit tracks, Arson, […]

Gear Up For Fashion, Fun and Food 

August 9, 2022 4:48 pm

To add some glamour and style to Ahmedabad’s monochrome fashion landscape, here’s a preview of some of the landmark brands of the world. Organised by actor and fashionista Sanskruti Jayana–the exhibition will have creations by premium brands such as Jimmy Choo, Bottega Veneta & Versace & over 15 more premium designers including Siddharth Bansal, Lovebirds, […]

‘Pardes’ Clocks 25 Years

August 8, 2022 9:30 pm

‘Pardes’ -Celebrating The Rich Culture Of India starring Shah Rukh Khan and Mahima Chaudhry has completed 25 years of its release in Hindi cinema on Monday, filmmaker Subhash Ghai recalls everything that went behind creating the romantic musical drama. Speaking about the movie, director Subhash Ghai says: “‘Pardes’ is very dear film to me. I […]

900 Days With Moon: Jin’s Track Revisited By ARMY

August 8, 2022 11:40 am

“Moon” is a song by Jin of BTS. It was released on February 21, 2020, and appears as the sixteenth track in their fourth studio album, “Map of the Soul: 7.” The song also appears as the fourth track on CD2 of BTS’s first anthology, “Proof.” Today, August 8, marks 900 days with “Moon.” Exactly […]

Remembering Kishore Kumar On His 93rd Anniversary

August 4, 2022 3:27 pm

Legendary Kishore Kumar is not only remembered for his excellent comic timing but also for his fantastic quirky demeanour that shined through the big screen. Born on August 4, 1929, the great singer and actor is still an inspiration for many budding artists. He was not just a great singer in the Indian Music Industry […]

Jai Bhim Becomes a Part of Indian Film Festival at Melbourne

July 30, 2022 1:57 pm

 Next  month shall oversee the programme of The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM). One movie that made it to the screen is Jai Bhim, among other Tamil movies like The Road to Kuthriyar, Perianayaki and Paraasakthi that are on the list to be featured at the fest.  A source revealed that this year IFFM […]

Desi Kids Finally Get Their Superhero In Ms Marvel

July 23, 2022 5:57 pm

Let’s be honest, it’s not really the brown girls from Jersey City who save the world; when Kamala Khan says this the desi Indian millennial understands where this is coming from. We have grown up watching white people in superhero dresses waiting to save the world. But here’s a twist in the tale. Marvel Studios’ […]

Weekend Watch: Top Five Netflix Movies To Binge

July 22, 2022 5:57 pm

It is Friday night, and you surely would be planning to “Netflix and Chill.” So here is the list of movies you can watch this weekend. Enjoy!! 1) Persuasion If you want to dive into the ocean of the Romantic Era, then Persuasion should be your first choice. Directed by Carrie Cracknell, Persuasion is an […]