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Crisp Cafe, Chennai
November 12, 2015

Cafe Spotting #6: Crisp Cafe

Text by Devanshi Mody

In this series, we explore new openings and discover mindfully conceived cafes in the heart of Chennai


Brew Room, Chennai
November 10, 2015

Cafe Spotting #5: Brew Room

Text by Devanshi Mody

In this series, we explore new openings and discover mindfully conceived cafes in the heart of Chennai


Hablife, Chennai
November 08, 2015

Cafe Spotting #4: Hablife

Text by Devanshi Mody

In this series, we explore new openings and discover mindfully conceived cafes in the heart of Chennai


Gouri Dange, Short Story, Fiction
November 07, 2015

A Flawed Abundance

Illustration by Salil Sojwal

Oyster mushrooms growing off jute bundles...sunbirds chattering over hibiscuses... neatly planted vegetables…well-exercised dogs. Monideepa Saha — having turned her back on the expressway of urban living where everyone does things very fast — is enjoying her life in an almost perfect rural idyll. Gouri Dange pens a portrait of her simple days in an exclusive short story for Verve


Nicky’s Cafe & Fine Pastries, Chennai
November 06, 2015

In this series, we explore new openings and discover mindfully conceived cafes in the heart of Chennai


Coco Jaunt 1728, Chennai
November 04, 2015

Cafe Spotting #2: Coco Jaunt 1728

Text by Devanshi Mody

In this series, we explore new openings and discover mindfully conceived cafes in the heart of Chennai


Ciclo Cafe, Chennai
November 03, 2015

Cafe Spotting #1: Ciclo Cafe

Text by Devanshi Mody

In this series, we explore new openings and discover mindfully conceived cafes in the heart of Chennai


Before the Birth of Time, Photojournalist Saibal Das, Brindavan, Varanasi

Saibal Das’ Monochromatic Lores

Photographed by Saibal Das, Courtesy Tasveer

Photojournalist Saibal Das' monochrome images explore the concepts of life, death and the ‘spiritual journey to the self’


Rajesh Pratap Singh, Fashion Designer
October 27, 2015

Master Of The Modern: Rajesh Pratap Singh

Text by Saumya Sinha. Photographs by Manpreet Singh

Rajesh Pratap Singh gets candid about his roots, achievements, muses and the lack of a design philosophy


Shantanu and Nikhil Mehra, Fashion Designers
October 09, 2015

Designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil Mehra gave staid Indian fashion a contemporary makeover and became trailblazers of red carpet dressing. As they celebrate 15 magnificent years, the bridal wear experts take Verve on a retrospective tour