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Give me some amore!

VIR SANGHVI DOES ANYBODY remember The Little Hut? It was a nightclub/Italian restaurant at Bombay’s Ritz Hotel. I was too young to go there in the Sixties but I knew that my parents went. I don’t recall them mentioning the quality of the Italian food, which is not odd because I don’t remember them ever discussing any Italian food available …

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Cascading beauties

  The monsoons are the best time to explore hidden waterfalls in Goa, as they come alive during this time of the year. Vipul Rege of NT BUZZ captured these wonders.

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An expedition to Santiago de Compostela

“Iwas always interested in cycling and two years ago I completed the Manali to Leh route by cycle, and it intrigued me as a cyclist. So, I decided that I should do long distance cycling at least once in two years. The cycling trip to Santiago came about after I read a book written by a journalist who quit her …

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Nutrition and immunity - I

Rohini Diniz The human body has an intrinsic inbuilt mechanism that defends it against potentially harmful foreign agents. This system known as the immune system is a complex and integrated system of cells, tissues and organs that have specialized roles in defending against foreign substances and pathogenic microorganisms including bacteria, viruses and fungi.

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The metaphysics of weight 

Weight is an interesting story in the metaphysical context. And to understand this story one needs to literally go back to the beginning of existence.

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Acquaint Yourself with Death

Sadhguru Make your role so worthy in life that people applaud even after the curtains fall.” They say this was colonel MN Rai’s Whatsapp status a few weeks ago. This little statement shows the depth of his insight into life. Only the one willing to die can live life to its fullest. What you term as ‘life’ is simply a …

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Lolita: The girl who knew too much

RAMNATH N PAI RAIKAR | NT Many problems had to be solved before ‘Lolita’, the story of two men fighting for the same woman, could be made. To begin with, the producer director team James B Harris-Stanley Kubrick had to acquire rights to Vladimir Nabokov’s novel ‘Laughter in the Dark’, while buying the rights of his highly controversial novel ‘Lolita’ …

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Periodic Bliss

Sujal Patil Torgal Around 70 to 80 per cent of the female populace in any region suffers from menstrual disorder in some form for sure. Some find solace in hiding it while some just consider it to be normal. In any case everybody takes it as a way of life. But hold on, your monthly periods are supposed to be …

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Common cooking practises that make foods unhealthy

Home-cooked food is often considered to be a better and healthier option as compared to restaurant and ready to eat food. While this may be true in most cases, certain cooking practises can turn otherwise healthy ingredients into an unhealthy meal. If you want to make sure that your family eats nutritious meals, beware of these 5 cooking mistakes. 

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