Relationships: 7 bad habits that kill sex drive

Life has turned mechanical for many of us. Long working hours, frequent official tours, bringing work home from office, and less scope for togetherness- are some factors that let our personal lives take a back seat. Also, falling prey to such a busy an...

Voice of Kashmir: Parvaaz from Bengaluru to perform at Hard Rock...

Their music is a reflection of society through Urdu and Kashmiri poetry. Pic ourtesy/Abheet Anand When you hear sirens and electric guitar lines in the same track, you know that the music is coated with stories on pent-up emotions against backdrop of s...

This new festival in Mumbai dedicated to millennials celebrates micro-fiction

Spoken word poet Shamir Reuben will be among the speakers at the event It is an event on the lines of a literature festival, but with many differences. There won't be any serious panel discussions, the speakers will have personal interactions with audi...

Perfect bay for a thriller! Here’s why Mumbai remains crime writers’...

Illustration/Uday Mohite Between poring over Jerry Pinto's latest fiction, Murder in Mahim, a line from a forgettable '80's film comes to mind - yeh Mumbai shaher haadson ka shaher hai. The lyrics build a convincing portrait of the metro - always alive...

Author Mohsin Hamid wants India and Pakistan to feel real affection...

Mohsin Hamid. Pic/GETTY IMAGES Hours before making a call to Lahore, Pakistan, two stories on a leading daily's website catch this writer's attention. In the first, around 250 African migrant men - all between the ages of 16 and 24 - were reportedly fe...

Love music and intimate indie music gigs? Head to ‘Folk Sessions...

Osvy aka Hrushabh Love music and intimate indie music gigs? Head to Folk Sessions With Sri #3 ft. Osvy at Pitaara – The Art Box. This session is all about artistes playing their own material. Folk Sessions With Sri is an original indie music gig ...

The tale of how Mumbai’s first ‘floating’ hotel came into being

After three years of battling with bureaucracy, Chetan Bhende and wife Manju can finally enjoy the sunset on the sun deck of the AB Celestial. Pics/Pradeep Dhivar What does it take to stay afloat? After three years of doing the rounds of government off...

Enjoy origami? Sign up for this workshop in Mumbai

There's something therapeutic about folding a sheet of paper and turning it into a boat, or a crane. If you're among those who enjoy origami but want to learn to create more complicated structures, sign up for a modular origami workshop this weekend. ...

Relationship: 5 alcoholic drinks that spice up your sex life

Representational imageWhen it comes to making a romantic night out, a glass of red wine or a bottle of champagne fits best in this category. If you believe in the old school of thought, that drinking alcohol before can worsen things on bed, then it is ...

A shift from Roja! Paradigm Shift to present songs from their...

Members of the band. Pic /Roycin D'Souza Concept albums (featuring a cycle of songs expressing a particular theme or idea) are rare in India. The root of the format dates back to the '40s and '50s when Folk singer Woody Guthrie released Dust Bowl Balla...