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December 21, 2015

Kalki Koechlin: The Human Canvas

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Interview by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Jatin Kampani. Realisation by Riyas Komu, Jatin Kampani and Falguni Kapadia

Kalki Koechlin becomes a live canvas for experimentation that involved Riyas Komu, Jatin Kampani and the Verve team. We unveil this collaboration, and what we believe is a pure celebration of thinking...
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Dipika Pallikal, Indian Squash Player
August 17, 2015

Dipika Pallikal Raises A Racquet

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Jewellery by Jaipur Gems. Photographed by Ishaan Nair. Styling by Chandni Bahri. Make-Up And Hair by Rosario Belmonte, Anima Creative Management. Location Courtesy: Roche Bobois, Mumbai

Braving loneliness, new cultures and rigorous schedules, 23-year-old Dipika Pallikal has lived in different continents to pursue her passion for her sport. Undeterred by harsh losses and unexpected challenges, India’s top female squash player has successfully brought the individual sport into the limelight. Verve spends time with the sports star who, looking forward to her marriage with cricketer Dinesh Karthik, is gunning for the top spot in her game
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Priyanka Chopra, Bollywood Actress, Mary Kom, Quantico
July 18, 2015

Priyanka Chopra’s Quantum Leap

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Abheet Gidwani. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Make-up by Subhash Vagal. Hair by Brendon de Gee

Her bravura performance in Mary Kom won Priyanka Chopra rave reviews and depicted her confidence in carrying a film on her slim shoulders. Recently, she signed the lead role in Quantico on ABC – becoming the first Indian actress to topline an American serial. Verve engages in a dialogue with one of Bollywood’s crown jewels to decode what powers her
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Anushka Sharma, Bollywood Actress, PK, NH10, Bombay Velvet

Gypsy Queen

Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photographed by Prasad Naik. Videography by Sana Chhabra. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Assisted by Chandni Bahri. Make-up by Puneet B Saini, Anima Creative Management. Hair by Juan Marcelo, Toabh Management

She’s a wanderer, a lone traveller, who prefers experiences to seeing the sights. Fridge magnets form her photo diary and she can pick up a conversation with a stranger at a pub. Indian cinema actor, Anushka Sharma is devoid of artificial poise as she speaks to Verve about her journeys
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Sonam Kapoor, Bollywood Actress, Aisha, I Hate Luv Storys
December 12, 2010

Something About

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographs by R Burman. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Make up and hair by Namrata Soni.

The lights turn on. The music blares forth. She is ready to rock the afternoon away. In between quicksilver changes and vignettes of conversation on friends, family, fun and painting the town red, Sonam Kapoor weaves her own magic on the floor, as Verve takes in all the scintillating action
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Priya Kishore, India's Best Dressed List 2010

India’s Best Dressed List 2010

Text by Sohiny Das. Interviews by Shirin Mehta and Sohiny Das. Realisation by Nirali Mehta and Lamya Bhatri. Photographed by prasad naik, Vishal Kullarwar (Mumbai), Amit Dey (New Delhi)

It is that time of the year again. Verve’s annual Hall of Fame for the nation’s sartorially spectacular ladies is a celebration of their admirable effort, and effortless style. Perennials and newbies unite in this compilation of the best wardrobes in the country
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