Prisons are not places where the best of food is served. But we got curious to know what food in prisons across countries taste like.
Indian weddings are a grand affair that can go on from two to five days at a stretch. To make the weddings an unforgettable experience, many of them roped in international pop stars to burn the dance floor and add that pizzaz to the entire affair. Here we look at all the musicians who attended and performed at the big fat Indian weddings.
He’s taken the nation by storm after the humongous success of ‘Baahubali’. He’s also known to be a fitness enthusiast and one of the most eligible bachelors in tinsel town. But not much else is known about south sensation Prabhas.
Bollywood’s favourite girl-next-door turns another year older today. From the feisty Delhi girl in ‘Ladies vs Ricky Bhel’ to the confident, self-made woman in Vipul Shah’s ‘Namaste England’, she has proven her versatility time and again.
A very pregnant Neha Dhupia and her husband Angad Bedi were spotted at a city gurudwara yesterday. Completely make-up-free, Neha Dhupia looked resplendent and glowing.
Family system in Bollywood is quite complex; in many cases it’s far from the ones we are a part of. It’s family, nonetheless, and if one can thrive in it, absorbing all that is good, setting aside the unpleasant, Bollywood families are fun too.
Ever since the trailer has been out, ‘Badhaai Ho’ has received immense love and appreciation for it’s unique story and great performances. The plot of the movie revolves around a man who faces embarrassment in the society when he finds out his mother is pregnant.
At the special screening of Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Kapoor starrer movie ‘Namaste England’, the Kapoor sisters, Janhvi, Khushi and Anshula, came in to support the ‘Bhaiya’ Arjun. The three girls seemed to have enjoyed the movie, especially in each other’s company. And like they say, happy girls are the prettiest! Aren’t they? – Images by Yogen Shah
It’s been 20 years since Kuch Kuch Hota Hai hit screens and Karan Johar made his debut as a filmmaker. Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji along with a host of A-list Bollywood celebrities turned up at a special 20th year anniversary celebration in Mumbai to bring back memories of the blockbuster. While Karan Johar chatted with his team from Kuch Kuch Hota Hai and recalled the making of the film, the younger generation of Dharma Productions’ stars – Ishaan Khatter and Janhvi, recreated some popular scenes from the film.
The landscape of the Indian film industry is bustling with shining faces of youthful stars; its not for nothings they call it Mayanagari.
Highly versatile, smoothies can be made with a variety of fruits & vegetables. A great way of adding nutrition to our diets, smoothies also make a great beverage during summers. Many avoid smoothies as often restaurants serve sugar laden versions made with packaged juices & flavoring agents. Some don’t like smoothies as they are often made with milk.
A simmering pot of dal (lentils) in Indian kitchens is a common sight. A staple dish across Indian households, dal is a favored source of protein for vegetarians. Though every Indian kitchen has its own favorite dal preparation, there are many ways to prepare dals. Dals are made differently across homes & can range from being spicy & sweet to extremely hot depending on regional influences.
From being a staple food item in many homes to being used as a trencher (absorbent plate) in middle ages, the journey of bread has been an interesting one. In India, when bread came from Goa, it was known as Pao. Pao was initially made with whole wheat as no one used maida (refined flour) during those days. Bakers across North of India, than started making other varieties & soon the humble bread was used widely in street food items.
On the occasion of World Food Day, which is celebrated around the world in over 150 countries, here are signature dishes from various countries which are universally loved and relished!
The final night of a 3-day fashion week in Mumbai saw former Miss Universe Sushmita Sen on the ramp for designer Neeta Lulla. Among the other showstoppers at the fashion event were Soha Ali Khan, Radhika Madan, Waluscha De Sousa and actor Mugdha Godse.
United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has released its annual report on the state of tourism in the world and these are the fastest growing destinations right now.
Festive season is just around the corner and the air is already festive. Wherever one goes, they are greeted with pretty lights, lamps, rangoli and mithai. Amidst all of the shopping trips for gifts and décor items, what one really wants is to give a personalised touch of their taste to their home, making every dull corner come alive and tell stories of the house.
Though our bodies produce vitamin D when directly exposed to sunlight, certain foods can also help us get vitamin D when included in our diets.
White kurtas have been a favourite of not just celebrities, but even commoners like us. It’s safe to say (and I’m sure you will agree) that you can never go wrong with the simplicity of a white kurta-salwaar.