LIFESTYLE

Snapchat doodle helping artists express their moods

Six Indian women artists talk about how their doodle for Snapchat makes them express their moods. By Team Viva Women are often stereotyped and associated to being “emotional.” On International Women’s Day, Kara Rivers, programme manager of Snapchat talks about

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Up Close and Personal with the Experimental Hero

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui that films aren’t propaganda that have to make an impact on society or always stand for a social cause. In conversation with Chahak Mittal Told with a local train-like efficacy amid Mumbai’s crowded streets and busy lives,

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Bridal Asia 2019 reveal new bold trends for the D-day

Bridal Asia 2019 showcased various new trends, giving a platform to summer weddings and wholesalers to become sought-after labels and lightweight couture. By Ayushi Sharma Selecting a wedding outfit is more than just a fitting as it’s actually a process,

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Up close and personal with Chae Ji Hye

Bringing a fresh take on Korean Jazz music, Chae Ji Hye blends traditional Korean music with its elements of joy and improvisation. He is in conversation with team Viva.   Since how long have you been performing? I have been a

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A rendezvous with actor Kartik Aaryan

Actor Kartik Aaryan is often mistakenly believed to be a Delhiite, but his heart still beats for his hometown Gwalior. In conversation with Saimi Sattar “Have you eaten?” Even before I could ask a question, actor Kartik Aaryan fires the

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Religion being used as a tool to brainwash the masses

Karl Marx might have been right on his take on the way religion is used to brainwash the masses. The recent suicide attack by a young Kashmiri youth vindicates the Marxian dictum that religion is the opium of people. Religion

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A rendezvous with Divine – the Mumbai based rapper who is making waves

How and why did you choose to rap? I was born in Kurla, and grew up in Sahar with my family before my mother left for a job in the Middle East. I then moved in with my grandmother who

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Did someone say “cocktail”? Head to Unplugged Courtyard!

It’s cocktail time at Unplugged Courtyard! Time to savour a range of special cocktails, ranging from signature cinnamon and apple special bourbon rock to the wood leaf, a tequila based cocktail with pineapple, star anise, passionfruit and tamarind. Where? Unplugged

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The place where the North meets South and gets an Indian tadka!

Farzi Cafe’s new menu features a great balance of dishes from the South as well as the North, says Shambhavi Suri One of the walls of Farzi Cafe has a quote that reads “People who love to eat are the

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Akshay Kumar praises Kriti for recreating “Ye Khabar Chapwado”

Actor Akshay Kumar has showered artist Kriti Sanon with words of praises, for recreating the famous song Ye Khabar Chapwado from his film Aflatoon. The recently released “Poster Lagwa Do” song from Kriti Sanon’s album “Luka Chuppi” showcases the actress

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