Saturday , 20 April 2019


Sowing the seeds of health!

BY Sujal Patil Torgal ‘There is no other land like the land of your childhood!’ they say, which certainly all of us will agree with. It is that time of life which is ideally supposed to be free of worries, responsibilities and stress of any kind. But unfortunately it isn’t so with today’s kids, who have to catch up with ... Read More »

‘Saint and Sinner’: Songs on everyday themes

Goa has a rich musical legacy, and Vince Costa, singer-songwriter, is proud to belong to this creatively rich community. Vince grew up on a healthy musical diet of American music. The records owned by his family along with the radio were his first set of instructors. He found his heart in the music that came from Nashville, Memphis, and New ... Read More »

The beauty of the beauty dish

While the use of speed lights and studio strobe in fashion photography are well known the use of the beauty dish is not so known By Assavri Kulkarni While the use of speed lights and studio strobe in fashion photography are well known the use of the beauty dish is not so known. The beauty dish is one I use ... Read More »

How to prevent allergies

My friend eats seven leaves of kaduneem (neem leaves) daily before breakfast, for last one year because he is suffering from allergy (thick rashes on skin). But he is not getting rid of it. He is 36, married having no child. Is it harmful to eat neem leaves, will it affect the sperm count or should he stop eating it ... Read More »

Why eating too healthy is dangerous for your health

By Luke Coutinho Fruit diets, fruit juice diets, banana and milk diets, high protein diets, chia seed infused water, salads, vegan food, sugarless snacks, low fat foods, organic foods, fortified foods, innumerable ranges of organic vitamins, supplements, etc. We have it all… We also have more obesity, more cancer, more diabetes, more depression, more mental decay, more medication, more vitamin ... Read More »

Crime de la Crime

It’s a given that virtually everyone in the film industry loves cinema – starting from the director, to the other crew and technicians. But few film-makers express their love and passion for films by paying a tribute to classic films in their own movies. With Ek Haseena Thi, Johnny Gaddar and more recently Badlapur, Sriram Raghvan, among contemporary directors, would ... Read More »

A Sindhi feast

By Zubin D’Souza Over the weekend, I managed to sneak out of Mumbai and head towards Ulhasnagar. Now Ulhasnagar is a rather large township which is a good hour and a half drive away from the city. In its early stages which roughly translates to about sixty years ago, Please like & share: Read More »

Summer Fiesta with Mangoes and Cashews

By Kuheli Bhattacharya Rane When someone asks me how I like my mango, I think of only two options: sliced or diced. Mangoes to me are perfection and there isn’t anything you can do to make something better which is already at its best. The chefs at Alila Diwa Resort and Spa have taken on the herculean task of presenting ... Read More »

Male order to the fore

BY MEHER CASTELINO It wasn’t only the Bollywood beauties who made an impact on the ramp during the Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2015 season but the dashing men from the silver screen also made their presence felt as they strutted down the catwalk showing their style in various collections. Please like & share: Read More »

Heat Wave

By BINA PUNJANI So, the summer’s here in full fury, with the sun beating down and the oppressive humidity making things worse. And your hair’s frustrating you too! Well, we can’t do much about the heat or the humidity, but when it comes to your hair, we can definitely help! This summer, the top recommendation is wavy hair. Please like ... Read More »