Lightweight trends in jewellery

Melorra, India’s fastest growing lightweight fine jewellery brand designing affordable jewellery for everyday wear, today forayed into its largest market, Delhi-NCR with three new physical experience centres. Launched on the same day, Melorra’s brick-and-mortar outlets are located at Vegas Mall, Dwarka; DLF Promenade, Vasant Kunj; and DLF Avenue, Saket. The brand is set to launch

Katrina speaks on sustainable fashion

Actress Katrina Kaif says she endorse only those brands that are relevant to her and can be part of her daily life…writes Puja Gupta. In a candid chat with IANSlife, the actress, who is the brand ambassador of Reebok, gives an insight into her brand collaboration while sharing how she adopts sustainable fashion. Read excerpts:What

Kabir Bedi’s Book Reveals New Things

Veteran actor Kabir Bedi says his upcoming autobiography is not a kiss and tell book, but one that will reveal a lot of things new to readers with raw emotional intensity. He adds that he plans to release the book in summer this year…Ahana Bhattacharya. The actor of international repute chose the Covid-induced lockdown last

Learn And Grow Through Activities

Launched during the lockdown by three IIT alumni, FrontRow is an online platform that provides comprehensive skill-based courses, taught by celebrities in different categories…writes Puja Gupta. Bollywood singer Neha Kakkar, comedian Biswa Kalyan Rath, Indian cricketers Yuzvendra Chahal and Suresh Raina among others have been roped in to take masterclasses to help a community of

‘Theatre is the most authentic way of learning acting’

Crime thriller series ‘Paatal Lok’ actor Ishwak Singh, who had quite a productive lockdown, says that creativity is the king in the OTT space. Calling 2020 challenging, he also said it was a remarkable year for him, as it brought him on the map…writes Siddhi Jain. Singh stars in ‘Unpaused’, a Hindi anthology consisting of

‘A moderated-balanced diet is my mantra’

Trisha Krishnan, one of South Indian cinema’s most popular and sought-after heroines, says she is fortunate to have reached a position where she chooses the kind of work she does…writes Puja Gupta. “Hence, I make sure to take few days off every month to travel, rest and recuperate. These days off give me time to

Lisa believes music as the ultimate alleviator of pain

‘Saath Saath Mein’, an original music video featuring the winners and mentors of digital-only musical reality show ‘Smule iDiva 1, 2, 3… Riyaaz’, launched on Monday. Indian American singer Lisa Mishra, who is one of the show’s mentors, feels that in times of hardship, music is the ultimate alleviater of pain…writes Siddhi Jain. “It’s not

‘Right Kind Of Co-actors Enhance Creativity’

Working with the right kind of co-actors is very important for Shilpa Shukla because it helps to enhance the creativity of a project, the actress believes.writes… Ahana Bhattacharya On what she keeps in mind before saying yes to a role, Shilpa told IANS: “It should sound good, that’s the most essential. Then, of course, who

‘Food constantly acquires political meaning’

“Food is more than just a way to provide fuel to our bodies, especially in the consumer culture in which individuals and communities are increasingly enmeshed in post-industrial societies.” An Interview with Professor Fabio Parasecoli by Aswin Prasanth and Rajesh Panhathodi  Fabio Parasecoli is a Professor in Food Studies in the Department of Nutrition and

Tips and tricks related for using perfumes

The strength and profile of the fragrance are the two most important points to be kept in mind while choosing a perfume, explains perfume curator Sheetal Desai…writes Puja Gupta. Desai has been in the industry for almost three decades and is the founder of wiSDom Fragrances, an independent fragrance design house. The expert shares a