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Naina Bachchan and Kunal Kapoor

Verve Exclusive: Naina Bachchan and Kunal Kapoor’s Fairy-Tale Love Story

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographs by Amit Ashar. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Make-up and Hair by Meghna Bhutani. Assisted by Reena Creado

The much-in-love couple gets upfront and personal about their shared passions, complementary temperaments and life together...
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Kangana Ranaut, Bollywood Actress, Queen
January 13, 2016

Inside Kangana Ranaut’s Wardrobe

Text by Huzan Tata. Photographed by Prasad Naik. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Assisted by Shweta Navandar.. Make-up by Shabana Latif. Hair by Rebecca Doney, TFM Fashion and Entertainment India Pvt Ltd. All Clothes, Bags, Shoes And Accessories From Dior’s Autumn/Winter 2015 Collection

Darling of the couturiers and the critics alike, Kangana Ranaut talks about her style secrets and memories of playing dress-up with her mom’s saris
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Kalki Koechlin The Human Canvas Jatin Kampani actress bollywood French Indian collaboration
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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