Friday, February 22, 2019

The Accidental Prime Minister movie review

Clumsy, Boring and Borderline Absurd

The Accidental Prime Minister, based on Sanjaya Baru’s book of the same title, and directed by Vijay Ratnakar Gutte, is a clumsy attempt to...
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Seefah: ‘the’ Asian place in Bandra

Thai chef Seefah who set up tiny authentic Asian café Blue in 2017 has shifted into a new spacious location on Hill Road and...
Mauli movie review by Xyngr

Religion + Action + Comedy + Romance = Mauli

When Mauli (Riteish Deshmukh) walks into the frame in slow motion to rescue two abducted girls, his weapon of choice is a brick. This...
Miss T Colabavideo

Some better flavours and service puhleez, Miss T

Went with great expectations hoping for a gastronomical treat. Miss T is from the team behind some of Colaba’s famous restaurants – the awardwinning...
Bhamini Subramaniam a Fashion Designer running the label Abhinav Creations

Art in your Wardrobe with Bhamini Subramaniam

Bhamini Subramaniam is an unusual designer. She has an M Phil in English Literature – her thesis was “Images of Experience - The Theatre...
Rajika Puri's lecture performance inspired from the Ragamala paintings and Pahadi Kangras on display at the museum at Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum

Singing The Texts, Dancing The Stories

In the intimate ambience of the performance area of the Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum, a delightful and culturally vibrant space in the heart...
Twenty years of Thespo youth festival

Thespo @ Twenty

This is a landmark year for the youth festival Thespo—its 20th edition commences on December 17. Flashback to twenty years ago, Quasar Thakore Padamsee and his...
Kedarnath Movie Review

Sara shines in a wannabe Titanic

At the back of many Bollywood directors’ minds, there seems to be this desire to reach Hollywood standards.  So, one just fell flat trying...
Sanchos restaurant review by Xyngr

Mexican & welcoming

The new Mexican eatery was buzzing when we visited a mere week after its launch. It was impossible to reserve a table for lunch...
2.0 movie RajiniKanth Akshay Kumar

CGI Gobbledygook

It has been seen in recent months that a spectacle is not enough to satisfy the audience. While a star like Rajinikanth with his...
Women of Rythmvideo

Pathbreaking Percussionists

In its third edition, the ‘Women Of Rhythm' concert featured 12 stunning talents from age 16 to 60 saw a reasonably packed St Andrew’s...
John DiMartino jazz

Blast from the Jazz Past

There's something special, enchanting and nostalgic about old-school jazz. Tunes from the Great American Songbook, the masterly compositions of Billy Strayhorn, George Gershwin and...