Lifestyle

  • How Delhi's first-ever Bihari restaurant Potbelly Rooftop Cafe is breaking all regional stereotypes 15 hours 28 minutes ago

    Bihari cuisine is not just about Litti Chokha. The rich ancient heritage of the place is infused in their cuisine, courtesy its authentic flavours, aromas of the spices and condiments - all put together to serve the most sumptuous fare that a food aficionado can ever dream of. And Potbelly...
  • Chef's Recipe: Gatta Curry Yesterday

    Much like its cities, Rajasthani fare also has its own attractiveness and uniqueness. If the cities offer the visitors a glimpse of the glorious history, and an insight into the lives of warriors, their untold tales of romance and acts of valor, the food also has a lot to say...
  • Look of the day: Madhuri Dixit shows off her timeless looks in a white suit Yesterday

    Madhuri Dixit's age-defying looks are not the only thing we love about the actress. She always dresses up according to her age and wears elegance on her sleeve. At a recent event, the actress impressed us in a white suit that had beautiful rose prints on the shoulder. Tying...
  • Jewellery company to discontinue 'racist' advertisement featuring Aishwarya Rai Yesterday

    Mumbai: Following the online furore over the 'racist' advertisement featuring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with a child, the jewellery company has now decided to withdraw the campaign. The 41-year-old actress, who is the National brand ambassador for Kalyan Jewellers, had faced the wrath of activists after the print advertisement was published in...
  • Freida Pinto to skip 68th Cannes film gala Yesterday

    New Delhi: Actress Freida Pinto, who made her red carpet debut at Cannes International Film Festival as L'Oréal Paris Brand Ambassador in 2012, will not be attending the event this year due to prior work commitments. "Freida is a beautiful person and is truly a 'Woman of Worth'. Our Indian consumers...
  • Indian designer Wendell Rodricks' creation showcased at AIFW makes its way to a New York museum Yesterday

    New York: Indian fashion designer Wendell Rodricks' 30 metre net panels, built on a silver lycra swimsuit, has made its way to a New York museum. Valerie Steele, director and author at the Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, and curators Ariele Elia and Elizabeth Way picked out Rodricks'...
  • Chef's Recipe: Pita Pita Falafel Sandwich 2 days ago

    What makes Pita sandwiches a hit with the foodies is the way it lets ingredients speak for themselves. So if your lunchtime has begun to get fusty, you could turn to these fresh and healthy sandwich ideas that are unlikely to leave you bored. Continuing with our new series, we...
  • High-street fashion, pret-a-porter takes over PSFW 2015 runway 2 days ago

    Lahore: Street art, twinkling stars, Mughal royalty and facets of human soul -- with myriad inspirations, high-street fashion and pret-a-porter trends were seen in full glory on the concluding day of the PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week (PSFW) 2015 as a string of designers came forward to present colourful creations. Taking PFDC's...
  • Chef Sanjeev Kapoor plans new food apps, 20 more restaurants 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor is taking his kitchen savvy up a technological notch by launching two new mobile food applications. A book on curries and forgotten recipes is also on the agenda for the veteran chef. "We are working on a recipe-based mobile application which is a complete...
  • Vyoma Spa: A perfect haven for a couple retreat 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Not many spas would offer you everything under one roof. We either have to compromise on one or the other things while looking for a luxurious spa to unwind. But here's a spa that boasts of well-appointed spaces and facilities to pamper every...
  • Rate the look: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Meera and Muzaffar Ali 2 days ago

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was a vision in a white sari by designers Meera and Muzaffar Ali. The timeless beauty redefined elegance in this white cotton sari that featured striking kaamdani work on it. Those beautiful chandbalis were intriguing enough. She finished off the look with a bun adorned...
  • This picture of Sakshi Dhoni and her daughter Ziva is the most adorable thing you will see today 2 days ago

    This has got to be the most adorable picture of the day. MS Dhoni's wife, Sakshi Dhoni shared a picture of herself and her daughter Ziva on Twitter recently. The picture is has Sakshi carrying Ziva who is blissfully asleep and appears to be smiling in her sleep. Sakshi aptly...
  • Betty Willis, designer who left mark on Vegas with famous sign, dies at 91 2 days ago

    Las Vegas: Betty Willis, an artist who designed a popular welcome sign on the Las Vegas strip and created a number of other famous neon signs in the tourist haven, has died at age 91, a mortuary said on its website. Willis died on Sunday at her home in Overton, a...
  • Look of the day: Anushka Sharma exudes timeless glamour in a polka-dot dress by Rajesh Pratap Singh 4 days ago

    Anushka Sharma is currently in Beijing attending their International Film Festival and while posing for the photogs, at a press meet, for 'NH 10', the lissome beauty raised her style stakes in an off-the-runway look by designer Rajesh Pratap Singh. The 26-year-old looked pretty in the polka-dotted...
  • Have you seen MS Dhoni's daughter's first official picture yet? 4 days ago

    It's finally out! The first picture of MS Dhoni's little daughter Ziva was shared on Facebook by the proud father himself. The picture has the captain of the Indian cricket team proudly holding his little one and his wife Sakshi Dhoni is seen standing next to him. Ziva, Dhoni's daughter...
  • Kate Winslet doesn't want to look 'fantastic' post delivery 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: Actress Kate Winslet has insisted she would rather not look fantastic straight after giving birth because she thinks it's "sick" when women go back to their original shape too quickly after having a child. Winslet said: "It's getting worse because people keep talking about it, they keep saying, 'Look...
  • Chef's Recipe: Orange Cointreau Cake 1 week ago

    You ought to be a great cook to make meals in a huff. And getting to learn tips from those who are trained at doling out multiple food items in a day can certainly make for an enriching experience. In our new series - Chef's Recipe - we ask chefs...
  • Supermodel Gisele Bundchen retires from the runway 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: Gisele Bundchen, the world's highest paid model, has taken her last strut down the catwalk at Sao Paulo Fashion Week, retiring from the runway after 20 years in the fashion industry. To loud cheers from the audience, the 34-year old modeled summer dresses for Brazilian label Colcci on Wednesday...
  • Look of the day: Kareena Kapoor channels vintage glamour in Faraz Manan couture 1 week ago

    She is the epitome of elegance and what she wore for a store launch in Abu Dhabi was indeed head-turning. Kareena looked every inch the Begum in a heavily embellished outfit by Pakistani designer Faraz Manan. The silver teardrop earrings spewed vintage glamour and she looked outstanding...
  • Shantanu Goenka upset over his plagiarised designs April 16, 2015

    Designer Shantanu Goenka has accused certain boutiques in his hometown Kolkata of plagiarising his creations, and says concrete steps need to be taken against the "flourishing" market of replicas. The couturier, whose designs spell exquisite luxury, got to know about plagiared designs when he stumbled upon the social media pages of...
  • Selena Gomez launches new sporty fashion line April 16, 2015

    Los Angeles: Pop star Selena Gomez has launched a new summer sportswear line for Adidas Neo. The 22-year-old singer said she is thrilled with the items, which she's modelling online, reported Hollywood Life. "What I'm really stoked about with this collection is that it's very bright, and that represents where...
  • Restaurant Review: Pita Pit April 16, 2015

    Need a quick break from a busy workday? Planning to stop in for a bite after a busy evening at office? Interested in going out for a meal at a "sit-down" restaurant which is about both fun and healthy eating? Pita Pit (in Greater Kailash), Canadian quick service chain's flagship...
  • Look of the day: Priyanka Chopra wins fashion plaudits in Ashi Studio coat-dress April 16, 2015

    Attending Grazia Young Fashion Awards 2015, Priyanka Chopra made a stunning appearance in a black coat-dress by Ashi Studio. She teamed up the outfit with a pair of black Dior pumps. Tying her hair in a side bun, she finished the look with purple lips. She looked every...
  • Diane Kruger to endorse 300-year-old brand Martell Cognac April 16, 2015

    Paris: Hollywood actress Diane Kruger has been announced as the ambassador of Martell Cognac as the brand celebrates its 300th anniversary this year. The Martell House was founded in 1715 at the height of the French Art de Vivre, a period of time in which gastronomy, tasting and craftsmanship were all...
  • Designer Masaba Gupta wants a destination wedding April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: Daughter of veteran actress Neena Gupta and cricketer Vivian Richards, Masaba Gupta will exchange wedding vows with film producer Madhu Mantena by the end of this year. The popular fashion designer says she is toying with the idea of a destination wedding, but she says the final location...
  • Melange offers Deepika Padukone's fans a 'Piku' look, chance to walk the ramp with her April 15, 2015

    New Delhi: If you fancy the effortless look that Deepika Padukone has flaunted in her eagerly awaited film 'Piku', it's time to try it yourself, courtesy brand Melange by Lifestyle. The ethnic wear brand has come up with a contest where it gives an opportunity of not just recreating the look...
  • Rate the look: Kalki Koechlin in Payal Khandwala April 15, 2015

    Celebrities at times pull off some looks amazingly well and they impress us so much that we can't help but go gaga over them. In our new segment - Rate The Look - we would be describing the outfits that celebrities opted for and leave it on our readers to...
  • Look of the day: Jacqueline Fernandez looks vivacious in a colour-block dress April 12, 2015

    She has a knack for fashion and recently, at an event, Jacqueline Fernandez showed off her style credentials in a colour-block dress by Issa. She teamed the dress with a pair of black pumps. She tied her hair in a ponytail and looked chic. ...