The versatile and hugely talented Sridevi, who passed away at just 54 following a cardiac arrest while attending a wedding in Dubai on February 24, was arguably the first female superstar of Bollywood. There have been many exceptional female actors – Waheeda Rehman, Madhubala, Meena Kumari, Nutan — to name just a few, who were stars in their own right, but none of them eclipsed the dazzle and the clout of the leading men of their time. Thereafter, she acted in a string of Tamil movies as a child artiste, before turning into a lead actress with ‘Moondru Mudichu’ in 1976.
What girl doesn’t like shopping? Does that species even exist? Well, honestly I am a shopaholic, and so are my girls. Or if I can say, we are hoarders… not that we are proud of it, but that’s the way we are wired. I mean, come on now. Cross your heart and say… can you ever have too many shoes? I think we all know the answer. So for all you shamelessly proud shopaholics, we’ve listed down the best shopping destinations in the entire world. Hold on to your passport and slide through these cities, and then decide on your next destination. You can thank me later!
Public School’s Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne run around their runway in Dubai after showing their pre-fall 2016 collection. Photo: iMAX TREE If you popped your head into the XVA Art Gallery Hotel in Old Dubai on Monday afternoon, you’d probably be very confused. Take just three of the tables, for example. One’s filled with fashion editors from Vogue, Elle, W, etc., wearing loose fitting dresses, Maryam Nassir Zadeh sandals, and cross body bags.