Well known fashion designer, Arshiya Fakih for the first time showcased her collection in Goa at a fashion party held recently.Read More »
By Joe Mascarenhas
Let me take you back to the 70s, to those good old days. In Mapusa there used to be a nice small house just, before the steep slope, called Casa Bella. It served the most delicious Goan snacks and spirits.
By Syeda Hameed
This, of course, is easier said than done, given that honour is hardly in evidence in most families when daughters are born. In May 2010, Prime Minister, Mr Manmohan Singh had entrusted the Planning Commission with two tasks related to children.
By Seema Chowdhury
“Girls are not supposed to speak their mind,” Aastha says. “My parents were totally against me marrying Vivan, who belonged to another caste.” Aastha, 39, who requested her full name not be used, says her father no longer speaks to her because she married a man from a different background six years ago.
By M J Raju
In the Dum Dum suburb of Calcutta, in a derelict condition, lies the country house of Robert Clive — the founder of the British Empire in India. The Clive House was a villa reconstructed by Robert Clive (1725-74), just after his famous victory at Plassey in 1757.
By Ajitha Menon
She doesn’t get two square meals a day, lives in a mud house and helps her father, a vegetable seller, eke out a meagre living.
By Tomazinho Cardozo
The ever rising price of essential and other commodities has created panic among the ‘aam aadmis’ of this country.
By Marilia Priyanka Fernandes
Will he change once we’re married? How do I know if she’s telling the truth? I wish he would listen more to me. I wish she would stop talking so much. I hope he won’t keep his legs on the table like his father.
By Khushwant Singh
I carve my readers’ forgiveness for my eccentricity. I believed that at long last I had found the right-sized condom for my pen and would produce no more.
Kangaroo Island, 15 km off from the coast of South Australia, is more than an island destination you discover, on landing at the tiny airport of Kingscote disgorging from a petite Regional Express plane holding just 30 odd passengers.Read More »