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Athiya Shetty, Bollywood Actress

Getting To Know Athiya Shetty

Text by Zaral Shah. Photographed by Rohan Shrestha. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Assisted by Shweta Navandar. Make-up and hair by Subhash Vagal. Location Courtesy: Essajees

Brimming with surprises, dreams and candour, she speaks about her first steps towards fame
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Richa Chadha, Bollywood Actress, Masaan

Richa Chadha Doesn’t Want To Fit Into A Mould

Text by Shashi Baliga. Photographed by Aneev Rao. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Assisted by Shweta Navandar. Make-up and hair by Sandhya Shekar. Location courtesy: Waterstones Hotel, Mumbai

The darling of indie cinema talks about breaking out, shedding her inhibitions and walking the red carpet to success
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Nandini Singh Jhabua

Contemporary Royals: Nandini Singh Jhabua

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Trisha Sarang. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Make-Up by Rebecca Doney, TFM India. Hair by Meghna Butani, Assisted by Reena Creado. Location Courtesy: Bungalow 8, Mumbai

Nandini Singh Jhabua talks about her roots in Madhya Pradesh and her work preserving different art forms
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Yashodhra Singh Rana

Contemporary Royals: Yashodhra Singh Rana

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Trisha Sarang. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Make-Up by Rebecca Doney, TFM India. Hair by Meghna Butani, Assisted by Reena Creado. Location Courtesy: Bungalow 8, Mumbai

Yashodhra Singh Rana talks about living her life with an interesting mix of the traditional and the modern
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Chandini Singh

Contemporary Royals: Chandini Singh

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographed by Trisha Sarang. Styling by Shweta Navandar. Make-up by Rebecca Doney, TFM India. Hair by Meghna Butani, Assisted by Reena Creado. Location courtesy: Bungalow 8, Mumbai

A royal from Seohara, Uttar Pradesh, Chandini Singh talks about her regular childhood and her passion for textiles and fabrics
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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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Ileana D’Cruz, Bollywood Actress, Indian Cinema, Barfi, Happy Ending
September 25, 2015

The Other Side of Ileana D’Cruz

Text by Shashi Baliga. Photographs by Rohan Shrestha. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Make-up and hair by Daniel Bauer, Artist Factory India

There are two versions of Ileana D’Cruz. Place a camera before her and she sizzles; take it away and she’s a free-spirited beach girl. Verve gets to see a bit of both
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Jacqueline Fernandez, Bollywood Actress

Jacqueline Fernandez On Friendship, Love and Life

Text by Wyanet Vaz. Photographed By Rohan Shrestha. Guest Stylist: Anand Kabra. Styling Inputs By Nisha Jhangiani. Assisted by Shweta Navandar. Make-up and hair (for Jacqueline Fernandez) by Shaan Muttathil. Make-up and hair (for models), by Kritika Gill. Models courtesy: Nidhi Sunil, Inega Models and Archana Akil Kumar. Location courtesy: Essajees

Jacqueline Fernandez is in a happy place. What she wants now is a life partner who is funny, athletic and has good table manners...and who will find exotic European locales to woo her in
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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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Dipika Pallikal Squash player Arjuna Award winner cover star

Right Here, Right Now: Dipika Pallikal

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena

She's hot, she's happening, she's right here, right now. Find out what's in Dipika Pallikal's life....
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