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Stepwells, India, Victoria Lautman, Merrell Publishers, Heritage, Monuments, Baoli, Baori, Vav
August 15, 2017

A Walk Down The Enchanting Stepwells Of India

Text by Shubham Ladha. Photographs by Victoria Lautman

Shrouded in history and culture, the magnificent stepwells of India are being resuscitated by journalist Victoria Lautman
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Sushant S Rane, Sabeena Karnik, Chiraag Bhakta, Said Wajid Shaikh, Jasjyot Singh Hans, Hari and Deepti, Instagram Artists, Art, Illustration, Graphic Design, Paper Typography, Paper, Light, Quilling, Photography, Assemblage, Hyperrealism
July 27, 2017

Riding high and low on the art rainbow, these acclaimed Instagram artists talk about their work and its relevance
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Lipstick Under My Burkha, Alankrita Shrivastava, Ratna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sensharma, Aahana Kumra, Plabita Borthakur, Feminism, Film, Cinema, Bollywood

Cheekily juxtaposing an everyday beauty product and the burkha in the title to indicate undercurrents, this film sparked a fresh debate on feminism in Bollywood
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nicobar, meet the team

Meet The Team Behind Nicobar

Text by Wyanet Vaz and Tanisha Choudhury

Spearheaded by Simran Lal, we look at her team of creative professionals who inject design into everyday living
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Sonam Kapoor, IWC, celebrity ambassador

“It’s more elegant to wear a watch than have a phone in my hand.”
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December 15, 2016

They talk about Indian textiles, creative opportunities, and love for this dynamic country
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Fountainhead of Change

Text by Nittal Chandarana

The executive director of UN Women speaks to Verve about gender-based discrimination and the plague of stereotyping
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piyali bhattacharya, sari revival, the sari-torialist, indian american

Taming the Sari

Text by Wyanet Vaz

Sari blogger and columnist Piyali Bhattacharya on the art of daily draping
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Dear Zindagi, Gauri Shinde, Bollywood, Alia Bhatt, Shah Rukh Khan, Bollywood, Cinema, Movies,
November 25, 2016

“Dear Zindagi Is Not A Typical Hindi Film”

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena

Director Gauri Shinde talks about her latest release and her experience with Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan
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tanya rawal, california, saree not sorry, sari revival, politics
November 24, 2016

“When people look at me they have to see a different culture.”
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Hillary Clinton, U.S. Presidential Elections,

First Lady President?

Text by Chidanand Rajghatta

Ahead of the American presidential election, we go back 12 years in time to trace Hillary Clinton's journey from empowered wife to headstrong candidate....
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October 18, 2016

Meet India’s Best Dressed Women

Text and interviews by Saumya Sinha. Realisation by Girish Masand, Shweta Navandar, Anuradha Gandhi and Prateek Patel. Photographs by Sheena Dabholkar

Verve's annual lineup of the country's most dapper dressers....
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