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Top 5 – Pick up lines and replies

1. Line: Haven’t I seen you somewhere before. Answer: Oh yes, I know, that is why I don’t go to that place anymore! 2. Line: Hi beautiful, is this seat empty? Answer: Oh yes, sweetheart and this one will be if you sit down there! 3. Line: Oh honey, I would go to the end of the world for you… ...

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Book Review – Yours sarcastically

Lately there has been a surge in Indian writing in English, which can be attributed to the growth in paperback. Spurred by Chetan Bhagat, young, working professionals moonlighting as authors started belting out books of their own (being an author has never been this easy; where blogs transform into books overnight!) And we see that the bookshelves are flooded with ...

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You know when you’re a Mumbaikar when…

How do you know if you’re a true Mumbaikar? Find out below! 1) You say ‘ghanta’ instead of no. 2) You window-shop in swanky malls but really buy all your stuff from Fashion Street! 3) You spend half your life commuting. 4) You show off Gateway of India and Marine Drive to your relatives who have come for the first ...

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Top 5 Cartoons we miss

If you’re a 90’s kid, then rejoice – this post is for you. Is it just me, or do today’s cartoons suck? Who can forget the cartoon shows of yore! 1) Dexter’s Laboratory Who could miss this delightful show about the geeky bespectacled little child prodigy whose only cog-in-the-wheel was his annoying sister? 2) Powerpuff Girls Ek baar phir bala ...

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Wanna become a Hair Stylist?

It’s not just for the “academically backward”, Hair Styling is a hot career option. Bhairavi Jhaveri tells you all about training with tresses… If you are passionate about cutting and styling hair, want to do something creative, don’t like studying, want to make big bucks and want a cool job, then hair styling is the career for you! Most of ...

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Careers in Pharma

Traditionally a career in Pharmacy was not held in esteem, as much as engineering or medicine. On the contrary it was believed that people who could not get into a medical college would land up in Pharmacy. The options too were very limited, you could either work for a Pharma company, set up your own drug store. Doing a MBA ...

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Interview with the author Akanksha Bhatia

At 14, Akanksha Bhatia began writing her debut novel ‘Letters From My Beloved’. Incredible it may sound; it was not a cakewalk, since she had to face a dozen rejections from publishers. Only after several rounds of editing and re-editing finally did the book see the light of the day a few months ago. I have this habit of re-editing ...

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5 Unknown facts about Cola

The popular black Cola, was once green, it used to have cocaine, it was discovered to contain high amount of pesticide residues in 2003…all these are well-known facts about Cola. We see Cola as a bottled soft drink, which says “Open Happiness”. But ever wondered what else can it be good for? Here are the top five alternative uses for ...

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The Amazing Spiderman

New actor in old costume + hot blonde girlfriend + better special effects= brand new edition of Spiderman. Nothing you haven’t seen before but, you will certainly enjoy watching it again. In 3 D. The movie has two distinct parts. The first half is full of emotional atyaachar – how Peter Parker is orphaned and bullied in school. Then, of ...

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Cake Crafting

A cake is a great way to make an impression whether for a wedding, a birthday, christening or any other event. Khushi Malani, founder of Sweet Success, a UAE based company, is all set to introduce Mumbai to her cake craft workshops. Cakekraft India is a cake decorating institute. “For the beginners we have an introductory course on cake decorating ...

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