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'Mumbai, is the b*****d child no one wants'

Vikramaditya Motwane. Pic/Sayed Sameer Abedi Vikramaditya Motwane, who is readying for the release of his upcoming film Bhavesh Joshi: Superhero, say

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Three Mumbai photographers explain the art behind the perfect candid click

Anand Ahuja and Sonam Kapoor Remember when a "candid" photograph at a wedding meant pictures of the couple and guests stuffing their faces with food?

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Mumbai chefs on why it's perfect time to pick their own spices and condiments

TimutAt: The Clearing House, Ballard Estate Pastry chef Husna Jumani sources timut from the Northeast. Pic/Bipin Kokate It's not often that you come

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Weekly Planner: 20 Things to do around Mumbai from May 28 to 2 June

Enjoy a traditional roast lunch12 PM - 4 PM: Spend your Sunday enjoying a traditional English roast lunch at British Brewing Company. The Sunday roast

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Game review: Being Human is the story of three androids living out human lives

Detroit: Become Human is driven by a melodramatic story set in the US city of Detroit in 2038. The story is told through exploring the day-to-day li

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Three things to do in Mumbai on May 27

Andheri WestRoses in oilOil Painting is considered the master medium for painting for centuries and was the medium of choice for masters such as Leona

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Writers use food and heirloom recipes to tell stories of love and loss

Pic Courtesy/Saffron and Pearls, Harpercollins India As a 20-year-old, when Sarina Kamini first learnt that her Australian mother was suffering from

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Nidhi Tiwari on making women confident behind the wheel and tackling mountains

Nidhi Tiwari (in orange) with her crew I have always felt that mobility is key to empowerment — especially where women are concerned," says Nidhi T

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Mumbai: Shivaji Park to host world's first mallakhamb championships

A German team practises mallakhamb with coach Uday Deshpande In a TEDx Gateway talk held in 2017, 65-year-old Uday Deshpande talks of how he started

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Analysing Ahalya: Research centre invites film buffs to decode characters

A still from the short film Ahalya (2015) We have all done it at some point in our lives. Watched a film or a documentary and played detective with i

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Lihaaf is about alternate sexuality, says Rahat Kazmi

Kashmiri filmmaker Rahat Kazmi is best known for his film Mantostaan When Rahat Kazmi first shared the idea of making a film on Lihaaf with Tannishth

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How Jivya Soma Mashe made Warli painting relevant then and now

Yashodhara Dalmia with Mashe and his family in the early 1980s. Pic/Maseeh Rahman When art historian and curator Yashodhara Dalmia first met Jivya So

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3 musicians to wear jeans and tees at Hindustani classical music concert

Ojas Adhiya, Nandini Shankar and Abhishek Borkar are poised to strike a chord with young urban listeners in Mumbai For most youngsters, unfamiliar w

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Mujahid Jameel pens songs for Lord Krishna

Mujahid Jameel With music director Vivek Prakash. Pics/Datta Kumbhar As a child growing up in Kanpur's Chaman Ganj locality, poet Mujahid Jameel woul

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Percussionist V Selvaganesh to share stage with his son Swaminathan

Swaminathan Born to a long line of musical heritage, V Selvaganesh first brush with music maestros was at home itself. His father, TH Vinayakam, fond

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New start-up in Mumbai offers private, lockable and secure self-storage units

Ameya Davda and Devak Davda at the Sewri facility. Pic/Datta Kumbhar If there is one problem that most of us perennially face in our daily lives, it

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Chandigarh neurosurgeons reveal how he learnt Michael Jackson's anti-gravity lea

Michael Jackson In the last few days, neurosurgeons Dr Sandeep Mohindra, Dr Manjul Tripathi and Dr Nishant S Yagnick, have all become mini celebritie

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Quantum of solace

Over a phone call from Kolkata, Vikram Rajan*, an audio engineer and guitarist formerly based out of Mumbai, wants us to listen to a track that he h

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Five environmental-friendly options from where you can order food in Mumbai

Vikhroli resident Dr Suvajeet Duttagupta loves cooking his meals. But, the 31-year-old cinematographer admits that some days are long and tiring and t

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Weekly Planner: 12 Things to do around Mumbai from May 21-26

Watch a Panchatantra tale 4 PM: Take your kid for a play, based on a story from the Panchatantra. Written by Vishnu Sharma, Hil Mil Kar, is about ho

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