Mijwan and Manish Malhotra celebrate the Indian Summer!

Think Summer, think  Chikankari! We heart the ace designer’s adaptation and interpretation of ancient techniques and craftsmanship in a contemporary grammar! The Insider has covered Manish Malhotra’s previous collections extensively- be it his The Empress Story or the Regal Threads or his show where Fawad Khan was the show stopper at the ICW.    In the latest sartorial offering, Manish…

Do you Say Organic? I Do!

The Insider’s Priya Roongta, was there to see what the hoopla around the new store launch of I Say Organic South Point Mall, Golf Course Road in Gurgaon. Blogging about my most loved hobby “FOOD” couldn’t have been better when HEALTH was added to it. Organic is how Mother Nature intended our…

Malaysia, Truly Yours!

So the Insider was invited to see why Malaysia should be our next ‘sustainable travel destination’. We were curious-so here’s the lowdown from Priya Roongta‘s quill!    The opulence of the event- South Asia Travel and Tourism Exchange (SATTE’17) was enough to make Malaysia my next travel destination. But the evening had much…

Judge a Book by its Cover!

Khullam Khulla, Rishi Kapoor Uncensored- offers an insight into the actor’s life, but is equally an ode to Raj Kapoor the dad and the filmmaker!  Much before you read the book Khullam Khulla, Harper Collins, India- a tome on and by-yesteryear’s as much as today’s popular –actor, Rishi Kapoor, you would have…

Decoding Devdutt at JLF’17!

Sarika Salil Jha  I have enjoyed reading Dr. Devdutt Pattanaik’s books and my mother is an avid viewer of his programme ‘Devlok’by Devdutt Pattanaik’ a very popular programme on the Indian television channel ‘EPIC’. When I came to know that he would be visiting the Jaipur Literature Festival 2017, I knew I had…

Magna Carta – the Spirit of Justice

Sarika Salil Jha  An interesting session on Magna Carta was organised today at the Jaipur Literature Festival, 2017 which examined the origin and impact of Magna Carta in the middle ages and how the failed medieval treaty became the international symbol of freedom and human rights. The panel included Claire Breay,…

Sadhguru’s Gur of Joy’17!

Sarika Salil Jha  Having hopped to Vanaprastha ashram 10 years too early, I reassured myself-even diabetes and hypertension caught up with our generation a decade earlier than it did with our parents! It is with this rumination that I entered the ‘Front Lawns’ at Jaipur Literature Festival 2017 to listen to ‘Sadhguru Jaggi…