The Telegraph
| Sunday, July 19, 2015 |


Gourmet scoops

It's about exclusive freeze frame creations that are an epicurean delight from gourmet ice cream makers, says Sushmita Biswas

Ice cream lovers in search of a new taste scoop meet Calcutta-based Anuvrat Pabrai who’s giving the humble ice cream a gourmet makeover. For decades, Pabrai’s Tulika’s ice cream chain was a big favourite with... | Read»

Strings of success

Sarangi player Suhail Yusuf Khan divides his time between classical and fusion music and has just made an appearance at Glastonbury, the world’s biggest 
music festival, says Ruhi Batra

It was Rudyard Kipling who declared East is east and West is west and never the twain shall meet. But sarangi player Suhail Yusuf Khan is constantly blurring the lines and proving East and West do indeed meet all the time.  | Read»

A Canadian wonderland

Northern British Columbia in Canada is one of the world’s last wildernesses and it’s glaciers, lakes and wildlife are awe-inspiring, says Rishad Saam Mehta

I wouldn’t go in there without a gun,” Chad says to me. I’m at the head of the Titan Trail that is a tough 7.7km climb that follows a mule trail leading to a historic mine site. Today, however, standing in the wilderness with... | Read»

A spectacular spread

The by-lanes of Old Delhi are treasure troves of magical gastronomical delights that are served up all through the year, says Rahul Verma

The traffic from Calcutta to Delhi, for me, has so far been one way. Friends from Calcutta keep sending me foodstuff that we enjoy, and don’t easily get in Delhi. They send us the best of Darjeeling tea, date palm jaggery,... | Read»

Smart legwork

Go with the flow in the new chic legwear that’s all about giving traditional outfits a contemporary spin, says Lubna Salim

Remember Deepika Padukone in flowing palazzos teamed with long kurtas in her last film, Piku? This look pretty much signifies the newest trend in Indianwear, comfortable yet chic legwear that’s replacing... | Read»

Spicing it up

Celebrity chef Shipra Khanna likes accessorising her look with colourful scarves, watches and bracelets

Style according to you is... My style is simple with just funky and colourful accessories thrown on for effect. | Read»

A breath of fresh air

As air quality in India’s top cities plummets it might be time to take a deep breath and think about investing in an air purifier, says Tushar Kanwar

It’s time to clear the air, quite literally. With many of our top cities vying for an unenviable slot in the “world’s most polluted cities” list, it’s time we started considering air purifiers to combat... | Read»

A way with words 

Durjoy Datta took up writing just to make a few extra bucks but the success of his first novel encouraged him to pursue his passion for writing 

I  enjoyed writing since my childhood but I never thought that I would author a book one day. I grew up in Delhi and was academically bright and cracked all the entrance examinations that I was supposed to. I completed my engineering... | Read»