Wednesday, December 7, 2016

FEATURES

The 14th edition of the Raymond Crossword Awards was held on November 29. It was a great night to be a literary fan-girl; the...

COMMUNITY

December 6 marks the death anniversary of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar. Also known as Mahaparinirvan Divas, lakhs of people march towards Chaitya Bhoomi to...

BAYSIDE POSTS

Mayors of four major and highly-populated cities in the world-- Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens have pledged to ban diesel cars and trucks from their...

LISTS

English is not usually an Indian’s mother tongue. We tend to think in our native language and then translate those thoughts into English literally....

SOCIAL MEDIA

“Dayum Gurl. He’s such a lucky Bast**d! *lovestruck emoji*” he replied to my Snap that was meant for my then boyfriend! Don’t ask me...

FOOD

There are tons of people who are becoming or have been caffeine addicts, and these people cannot get through a day without a cuppa....

MOVIES

Why are we considered mentally unstable when we say that we need to consult a therapist? Why are we judged by our own loved...

BEYOND THE BAY

“Magical realism is defined as what happens when a highly detailed, realistic setting is invaded by something too strange to believe. There’s a reason...

SPORTS

Your team is 1 goal down at 87th minute and you get a free kick, what is your next move going to be? How...

TRAVEL

Everyone’s expectations out of a vacation are different. Luckily enough, the world has sufficient places to cater to everyone’s needs. Some prefer a holiday...

MUSIC

You may recall Sawan Dutta from ‘Macher Jhol’ and ‘Ode to Boroline’ —songs that were viral hits a few months ago. Dutta had a...

FASHION

Over the last couple of years sustainability, as a concept that can be commercialised, has been gathering prominence from many spheres of commerce. It...

MOST POPULAR

In one of the most pivotal scenes of the play Romeo and Juliet, Romeo says “What’s in a name?” William Shakespeare wrote this play...

Have you been dieting, working out and keeping a tab on your calorie count for a while but are still not losing that stubborn...

The concept of exchange programmes is increasingly becoming popular among students in India, with many participating in exchange programmes to different countries every year....

Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, passed away on December 5, 2016 at 11:30 p.m. As the general secretary of All India Anna...