Nostalgia

  • Remember 'Mr Yogi' and 'Tamas'? 30 wonderful TV serials from the 80s and 90s we definitely want to see remade in 2014 August 9, 2014

    The 80s and 90s were the best times for television as far as content was concerned. Original shows produced and written by some of the country's best names connected a culture that thrived on intense domestic dramas and situational comedies inspired from American and British television.Doordarshan, the state broadcaster, had...
  • Watch: This superb vocal tribute to classic Indian ads will have you fondly missing your Vicks, Amul and Nirma days July 11, 2014

    'Rahogay tum fit and fine, jeeyogay past 99...doodh, doodh, doodh, doodh...' remember that Amul campaign advertising their milk? The comedians at All India Bakchod collaborated with Voctronica to pay tribute to the era of advertising that defined our childhood. Can you guess the names of all the products featured? ...
  • Hyderabad: Nethula goes nostalgic, visits old school August 28, 2012

    Hyderabad: It was a walk down the memory lane for Tarun Sai Nethula, the New Zeland leggie, as he stepped into the portals of his alma mater, St Andrew’s School, in Old Bowenpally on Monday afternoon. He was a student of the school’s 1999 batch. “This is the classroom where...
  • Auto & Style - the best that money can buy November 18, 2011

    Auto Desi Fat Boy Harley-Davidson is adding to its 14-member line-up in India by launching the Fat Boy Special, a special version of the iconic original, remembered by many for its appearance in the Arnold Schwarzenegger-starrer Terminator 2. The changes in the special edition are only aesthetic, and the bike retains the...
  • Nostalgia, homeopathy, advertising on shelves September 9, 2011

    New Delhi: Narratives, dramas and the good life -- the book cart this week is a delight for those with a dreamy side. 1. Books: "An Autumn Melody"; Written by Sunaina Serna Ahluwalia; Published by Rupa & Co; Priced at Rs.195 Set in India and Britain, the novel is an account of...