|Stories you shouldn’t miss
A cruise is the ultimate definition of a luxurious vacation, isn’t it? And that being the case, those who have built lasting memories on their cruise vacation have Ratna Chadha to thank, after all she is the one who brought cruises to India. After having been a part of the travel industry for 39 years, the CEO of TIRUN Travel Marketing is ready to hang up her boots – in style.
Tea is to its artist what wine is to a sommelier, insists Susmita Das Gupta, Founder of Smart iDeAS and a tea expert. She goes on to add, “tea is never cooked, it’s brewed.” From answering queries like which tea is the healthiest, to how to brew the perfect cup, the tea connoisseur traces her journey to making her love for tea a full-time job.
Art can bring issues in the society to the fore. And that’s exactly what real-life Gully Boys Tamil Nadu-based ‘The Casteless Collective’ is doing – spurring its own hip-hop movement, engaging with the political and social issues . The band, which includes four rappers, seven instrumentalists, and eight gaana musicians, has rapped celebrating Ambedkar’s tirelessfight against the caste divide in Bhim Rap, and condemned honour killings in the name ofcaste.
Lina Ashar, Founder of Kangaroo Kids Education, answers our Proust questionnaire. No prizes for knowing she loves to teach, but there are some about her you did not know – like her favourite authors are Andy Andrews and Bruce Lipton, and that she’d love to have the talent to sing.
As city-dwellers, we have our lives compartmentalised into weekdays and weekends. Between hustling and pursuing the things we love. But, what if you could do more of the latter? Mansee and Nikhil Thard are trying to answer this question through Lahe Lahe – a genre-agnostic space for anybody who wants to create, express, and more.