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Archives: '17 Issue 03


Huma Qureshi, Viceroy's House, Bollywood, Actress,
August 18, 2017

"More evolved and nuanced parts are being written for women. I don’t think any actress would now do a half-baked part"


Sri Lanka
July 15, 2017

We discover the path less travelled, checking out some of the country’s hidden sanctuaries


Rotorua, North Island of New Zealand
July 09, 2017

Discover The Mercurial Allure Of New Zealand’s Rotorua Lake

Text by Kalpana Sunder. Illustration by Harshad Marathe

Situated in the North Island of New Zealand, it possesses a landscape that boils, flames and sizzles....


Shakun Batra, Indian film director and screenwriter, Kapoor & Sons, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu

Meet Writer-Director Shakun Batra Who Goes Beyond Formula Successes

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photograph by Prateek Patel. Make-Up and Hair by Vathingla, Jean-Claude Biguine Salon and Spa, Mumbai

Excited about his movie Kapoor & Sons being nominated for the IIFA awards, he reflects on his muses in a conversation with us....


Leena Yadav, Award-winning Indian filmmaker, Shabd, Teen Patti, Parched

When Women Call The Shots: Leena Yadav

Text by Nittal Chandarana (With Ranjabati Das). Photograph by Manasi Sawant. Make-Up and Hair by Sanah Kewal

"There can be no bigger high than creating that perfect shot!"


Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, Award-winning filmmaker, Nil Battey Sannatta, Bareilly Ki Barfi, Kaun Banega Crorepati

When Women Call The Shots: Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari

Text by Tanisha Choudhury. Photograph by Manasi Sawant. Make-Up and Hair by Sanah Kewal

"You have the right to dream — no matter who you are, where you come from or what age you are"


Anu Menon, Award-winning filmmaker, London, Paris, New York, Waiting

When Women Call The Shots: Anu Menon

Text by Huzan Tata (With Ranjabati Das). Photograph by Prateek Patel. Styling by Anuradha Gandhi. Make-Up and Hair by Vathingla, Jean-Claude Biguine Salon and Spa, Mumbai

The award-winning film-maker talks about her cinematic works...


Officine Panerai, Watches

Mechanical watches are rightly held in high regard, but the convenience of owning a slick ticker that you need not wind is undeniable


The Oberoi Sukhvilas Resort and Spa, Siswan Forest Range, New Chandigarh
May 14, 2017

We discovered that the hotel is an undisputed haven of wellness...


Chitrashala at the Bundi Palace, Bundi, Rajasthan
May 11, 2017

Some prefer to lose themselves in bustling metropolises, and others choose the slower pace and peaceful vibe of lesser-known places...