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Virgin Atlantic's quiet day of history as Tokyo and Mumbai flights end

It was a big day for many, even if the airline wasn’t (unsurprisingly) keen on publicising the fact. A343 G-VSUN VS901V landed back at Heathrow after her flight from Tokyo – a service Virgin Atlantic started in 1989. 207 more words


Mumbai Missive 2: Horn Ok Please

One day, perhaps quite a long time ago, Bhaisab, a rather clever Mumbai driver with a curled up moustache decided that really it was quite inefficient to have to come to a complete stop at a junction before entering the road. 1,303 more words



Hawaizaada, one of the releases this week featuring Ayushman Khurana, Mithoon Charkavarti and Pallavi Sharda in the leading role is a tribute to one of the unsung heroes of India Shivkar Bapuji Talpade who built first unmanned plane. 412 more words


Still I Fly... Watch as I touch the sky!!!

Little bird watching goes a long way… A perfect Sunday evening!

He was not bone and feather but a perfect idea of freedom and flight, limited by nothing at all


An arty Sunday Brunch

I started out my modest art collection with an oil on canvas of Venice in sombre yellows by a little known Indian painter. Somehow, trite as the images are of Venice with its bridges and boats and narrow canals, I have always been fascinated by the romance it holds and was keen on buying a painting from Venice itself when I visited it briefly last year. 357 more words


Mumbai, Meri Jaan!

The city of dreams, the city that never sleeps, home of Bollywood or Aamchi Mumbai; so many names, so many forms, so many souls of that one vibrant city called Mumbai.  358 more words

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The winter of life

In Mumbai, it never gets too chilly. Located close to the seashore, the mercury dips only slightly during winter. And what we term ‘winter’ is met with snide comments from people from the North, who experience much colder climates. 149 more words