Gourmet splendour at the Royal Opera House

The American South makes its way to Mumbai! In the majestic surroundings of the refurbished Royal Opera House, the city’s new cultural hot-spot, Dine at The Quarter throws its doors open with a Louisiana Creole-inspired menu by restaurateur Nico Goghavala. Interiors The Quarter has been designed to include four areas – a mozzarella and wine bar, a live jazz club, an all-day café, with the … Continue reading Gourmet splendour at the Royal Opera House

The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India

The “first major museum exhibition” focusing on works by Bombay’s Progressive Artists’ Group is being showcased at the Asia Society Museum in New York in the Fall of 2018. This major exhibition is being co-curated by South Asian art historian Zehra Jumabhoy – based on her doctoral research on Indian art and national identity – and Boon Hui Tan, Director of Asia Society Museum. Some … Continue reading The Progressive Revolution: Modern Art for a New India

A mouthful of happiness

Kofuku, which means ‘happiness’ in Japanese, is a restaurant that is a testament to the power of word of mouth. Having opened in Mumbai several years back, this Japanese eatery has been doing brisk business with expats and celebrities alike – with no advertising whatsoever. In fact even when they launched, they did so quietly without the whole PR shebang that is nowadays so common. … Continue reading A mouthful of happiness

Trumped out: The book that’s causing a storm

The new year has just begun and already a controversy is raging in the literary world. Michael Wolff’s tell-all Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House exposes some crazy details about the US President from the author’s one year spent at the White House interviewing the President and his staff. While many journalists have questioned the veracity of the details published (based on excerpts … Continue reading Trumped out: The book that’s causing a storm

Hideaway island paradise

Malta, a picture-perfect island country in the central Mediterranean Sea, is actually an archipelago of three islands comprising Malta, Gozo and Comino nestling between Sicily and the North African Coast. Hence, you could also take a boat across to Sicily and combine it with your trip to Malta. There is so much to see and do on this island, but there are some things that … Continue reading Hideaway island paradise