A hard-core traveller and foodie
Taj chefs recreate the three-course dinner menu that was served at the Taj Palace Mumbai on the night of August 14, 1947, to celebrate India's 71st Independence Day and serve history on a plate. The food was primarily classical French with Indian influences.
The 2017 DSC Prize for South Asian literature longlist has 13 authors, which includes seven Indian, three Pakistani, two Sri Lankan and one American writer based in India. Last year, the winner was Anuradha Roy for her book Sleeping on Jupiter.
The narrative is detailed and descriptions are so vivid that it feels like an eye-witness account. Equally commendable is the characterisation. This is a story that will transport you to a different era, keep you hooked and leave you wanting more.
The first event of the Human Library's Delhi chapter saw around 700 people turn up to meet and speak to 11 books over just 5 hours and 30 minutes.
Happy Feet! Handy travel advice you won’t get on the Internet.
The Human Library Delhi, opens on June 18 in Connaught Place, where you can borrow your own 'human book' for 20 minutes.
Foodie travellers around the world can breathe a huge sigh of relief as Thai minister clarifies that street food vendors won't be barred in Bangkok.
Alongside the tranquility and quietude that the Welsh highlands offer, especially the northern region, there has been a concentrated effort to promote adventure sports.
Portmeirion is a luxury resort that is equal parts living on a movie set and equal parts a man’s imagination set in the Mediterranean.
We’re here to make your life even simpler and plan out an itinerary for you so that you can sample the best of Welsh tourism in about a week.
A trip to the UK will be incomplete without having explored the beautiful countryside of Wales, which weaves in stories of King Arthur and Merlin with Dr Who and Alice from Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland.
The Welsh region is a wonderful mix of stunning topography, history and traditional, warm, welcoming people and thankfully pristine vistas that make for a traveller’s paradise.
The luxury village resort of Portmeirion was built by architect Sir Clough Williams-Ellis (1883-1978) to showcase how a beautiful natural site could be developed without spoiling it. Which is probably why it took the eccentric architect 20 years to just find the ideal place to make his vision come true.
After online dating sites and apps, are young Indians ready to take it offline yet again? Now, a timer in hand...
From Pakistani-American artist Anila Quayyum to Sudarsh Shetty's Taj Mahal, don't miss these works from this edition of the India Art Fair.
This year has 14 long weekends, and two of which could be nine-day-long mini vacations in August and October if only you take a couple of strategic leaves. We've taken notes from our own travels and with inputs from experts, we suggest destinations in India and abroad.
You can do it cheap, but not without an Excel Sheet.
Seven places to visit while in Paris.
How could the countless people (and one is being hopeful that gender equality exists) charged with assessing the various sensibilities of an ad miss these offensive tonalities?
To address the health risks associated with the exposure to such high-level pollutants, several firms have taken steps to help ensure their employees inhale as little 'toxic air' as possible.
Melania Trump definitely knows her way around high-end couture, and the last 12 months show her preparing for her role at the White House.
For the multi-tasking and multi-faceted woman, travel can mean different things, but one thing remains the same — it's a process of growth for all.
In India for the Nobel Week, Chef Mark Phoenix shares interesting tid-bits of what goes into pulling off the much talk-about Nobel Banquet.
The Wat Rong Khun, created by controversial Thai artist Chalermchai Kositpipat, was meant to be a shrine to Buddha. Instead, it has emerged as a hugely popular tourist attraction in Thailand.
Bengaluru start-up, Rise Legs, has come up with a prosthetic leg for amputees made of cane, which is not only light but much more affordable too.
When you have no one but yourself and the universe to rely on, things can get pretty intense. So, here are some tips to make sure you’re capable of handling even the trickiest of situations.
This new Addams Family-inspired gastro-pub in Gurgaon's Sector 29 is a delightful addition to Delhi-NCR's theme-based restaurant landscape.
The banning of the burkini in several French towns has made it the most debated garment in the world. The irony lies in the fact that it was meant as a symbol of liberation for Muslim women, but is now being viewed as a symbol of enslavement of women.
It’s not too late to salvage this three-day long weekend if you haven’t booked yourself a vacation yet. Just follow these tips.
The 10-day DineFest starts August 12 and includes 42 casual dining restaurants across three cities, where diners can feast on a three-course menu for a bargain.
An interesting cocktail on the menu of Equilibrium, a modern Italian bar and restaurant in Singapore, has an even more interesting name.
This is what is wrong with the way people think!
The warehouse sale will take place on June 24-25, with 1,000-plus titles across genres going on sale at a really cheap price.
This year's theme for World Blood Donor Day is "Blood connects us all", which aims to motivate more people to donate blood globally. But, while doing so, it's always wise to keep some things in mind.
Web portal Sahapedia offers a one-stop destination for answers on Indian culture and history.
Obama loves broccoli, Hollande loves cheese — expect more such state secrets to tumble out as India plays host to the ‘G20 of gastronomy’ in October.