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Archives: '19 Issue 03


#travellingbottle, biodegradable sanitary napkins, Dia Mirza, EcoVero, FashionXEnvironment, Featured, Ganga, Green Ganeshas, Kaafir, Online Exclusive, Present and Future of Sustainable Fashion, single-use plastic, Sustainability, Sustainable Fashion, The Past, The Soul of India, UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador

9 Tips From UN Ambassador Dia Mirza’s Sustainability Guidebook

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Image courtesy: Dia's Instagram

Use and throw in a sustainable way, urges the actor, as she recognises the urgent need to safeguard our ecosystem


Featured, Finnish Lapland, Kingdom of Bhutan, Michelin-star water, Online Exclusive, Sustainability, Veen, water sommelier

We talk to Ganesh Iyer about how to identify the quality of water, the natural spring sources found in the Finnish Lapland and Bhutan, and what sets Veen apart from other packaged water brands


watches
July 09, 2019

Celebrate the beauty and variety of the ecosystem that envelops us....


Madhu Jain, Capital Comment
July 08, 2019

Trees have played a significant role in all civilisations, states Madhu Jain, who nurtured a rather large one of her own in her New Delhi garden


Robertet, Provence, French Riviera

During a quick tête-à-tête with the master perfumer at 169-year-old fragrance and flavour company Robertet, we get a whiff of what it took for the native Grassois to make a name for himself in a place that has been considered as the perfume capital of the world since the 17th century


Close to the bone, Featured, Lisa Ray, Lisa Ray biography, Lisa Ray book, Online Exclusive
July 03, 2019

A symbol of resilience who took the challenges that life threw at her in her stride, Lisa Ray gets candid in a conversation with one-time neighbour Joanne Pereira as they talk about her early success as a teenager, her feisty fight with cancer, her achieving motherhood through surrogacy, and reinventing herself


Washington DC

Long fascinated by the architecture of the capital city, a thorough inspection of its buildings and structures makes Rymn Massand fall in love with the parks, rivers and secret gardens


Meghalaya’s Khasi Hills
June 27, 2019

A trip through the misty, forested southern ranges of Meghalaya’s Khasi Hills illustrates the population’s intrinsic bond with the land and the still-alive traditions of communal living to intrepid traveller Silvester Phanbuh


aviary, birds, Black Swan, Black-necked Swan, Cape Barren Goose, EsselWorld, Esselworld Bird Park, Featured, Golden Pheasant, Muscovy Duck, Online Exclusive, Ornithology, Ornithophile, The Reeve’s Pheasant, Yellow Naped Amazon

Verve takes a look at the most fascinating sights and sounds from the avian sanctuary inside EsselWorld.


Zambia, Africa, Gemfields, Inkalamu Lion, 5,655-carat, Emeralds, New Delhi, Diacolor, DLF Emporio, Women leaders, , Culture
June 26, 2019

Zambia’s high commissioner to India, Judith K.K.Kan’gona Kapijimpanga tells Verve about what it's like to be a woman in power and the things she loves about India...