Malavika's Mumbaistan: A Difficult Game

India, Sept. 18 -- In arguably his finest piece of journalism so far, author Aatish Taseer's recent profile of Imran Khan ("He is trying to play a very difficult game": The Once and future Imran Khan)... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Here he comes

India, Sept. 12 -- Instagram sensation Dan Bilzerian will be arriving in India today for his maiden visit. "The celebrated influencer's fancy Gulfstream PJ (plastered with his brand logo) will touch d... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: That Old School Tie

India, Sept. 10 -- It's been the incubator of future judges, ministers, diplomats, academicians, thespians and the occasional revolutionary, and if there's any doubt that the old-school tie is alive a... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: A Yen For Mumbai

India, Sept. 9 -- Last week, while we happened to pass the narrow lane that houses the pristine and spacious bungalow of the Japanese Consul General in Mumbai, which stands on the erstwhile Carmichael... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Candid Conversation

India, Sept. 9 -- Many of those who attended Saturday evening's launch of 'The Non-Conformist: Memories of My Father Balraj Sahni' written by his son Parikshat Sahni, (Declaration of interest: We are ... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Sule's Stellar Performance

India, Sept. 6 -- "There are millions of women who work much harder than me," said three-time MP from Baramati, Supriya Sule, daughter of NCP leader Sharad Pawar who has topped the national average in... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Something's lost and something's gained

India, Sept. 5 -- It might not really add up, but the fact that the Kapoors will not be participating in this year's Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations for the first time in seven decades, seems emblematic... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: College Humour

India, Aug. 29 -- Along with Shashi Tharoor and Kabir Bedi, they are both alumni of Delhi's celebrated St Stephen's college and therefore expected to be articulate and witty. So, when NITI Aayog chair... Read More

Malavika's Mumbaistan: Urbane Issues

India, Aug. 28 -- It was a confederation of business aristocracy which impassioned CSR maven Nandini Singh, daughter of pharma tycoon Jasjit Singh and interior designer Kavita Singh, presented to this... Read More

Malavika's?Mumbaistan: Love and good eating in New York

India, Aug. 23 -- It was something of a love fest that blossomed in NYC going by the after-meal tweets when Bollywood stars Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh and Anupam Kher dropped in at star chef and debuta... Read More