Malavika's Mumbaistan: Cakewalk For Ray

India, May 22 -- It has been described as a no-holds-barred account of her life, one in which actress, model and cancer-survivor Lisa Ray talks about her struggles with food, cancer, her trysts with B... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Goodbye to VIP culture

India, May 21 -- Perhaps a silver lining in the dark cloud of Jet Airways going belly up and leaving employees, passengers and stakeholders in a mess is that it has resulted in the effective end of th... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Fashion Forward Stars

MUMBAI, May 19 -- The marriage between Bollywood and Fashion (Follywood?) appears to be at its zenith currently, with images of glamazons Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone sashaying down internatio... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Up Close and Personal with Sharma

India, May 17 -- It was a packed Wednesday evening at the NCPA's Godrej Theatre for the Literature Live! Evening with Ruchir Sharma, in conversation with author-columnist Shobhaa De, about his latest ... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Chalo Venice

India, May 16 -- As expected, the long overdue India pavilion at the ongoing Venice Biennale is attracting many visitors. "It was my first time in Venice. I was saving it to go with someone special an... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Five Hundred Miles

India, May 14 -- Edgard Kagan, US Consul General in Mumbai, who took over his high-ranking diplomatic post a little less than two years ago, has become a prominent face in the city, often spotted in t... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Soman The Anti-Ageist

India, May 14 -- There's no denying that India's Iron Man and weapon of mass seduction, actor-model-fitness advocate Milind Soman is the opposite of an age-ist. The salt-and-pepper 50-something erstwh... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Not In His Father's Name

India, May 13 -- They are two distinctly different individuals with completely divergent writing styles, world views and career trajectories, and have often found themselves on the opposite sides of t... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: His Newest Supporter

India, May 10 -- He may have had to apologize to the SC recently, but things certainly seem to be coming up roses for Rahul Gandhi. The Congress leader came way on top in an online poll, which asked p... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: A Dummy's Guide To Politics

India, May 9 -- Following BJP candidate from Gurdaspur Sunny Deol's recent statement that he is not aware of the Balakot strikes, we thought it might be the right time to offer our ingenue Bollywood s... Read More