Sugar is almost as addictive as any other drug on the planet, with the happy hormones they release. Admittedly, I am a sucker for a good dessert. Unbeknownst to many, in our evolving Pune, there are a few new and outrageous desserts that have emerged. A few of those sweet-toothed adventures are written below. Life is too short to not indulge in a sinful dessert pleasure!
Tea being the most widely consumed drink in the world after water, it was just a matter of time before we pinned the two most distinguished tea styles in Pune to a test. Early morning, mid day, evening or nighttime, drinking tea doesn’t have a “right” time per say. Let’s take a look at the two oldest and most-loved forms of tea in our city today.
A captivating singer and a charming performer, we know Kamakshi Rai best for taking The Stage by storm! The half Mangalorean, half Punjabi, Punekar from St. Mary’s had wowed the world and made Pune proud when she made it to the top four on the reality TV show. Since then life has been all about singing, writing music, jamming and performing. We finally got a chance to a catch up with this busy bee for a quick chat.
With the Rohan Builders' The Drawing Board competition just around the corner, we spoke with Architect Vipra Kothary about the contest and architecture trends in the city as well as country. Excerpts...
Nothing like spending the evening or the entire day at a mall; good food, good shopping, movies and most of all free air conditioning. Malls have become the hallmark of a developed city and aamchi Pune has its fair share of them. It was only a matter of time before we ranked our top five. You may or may not agree, but nothing like some good ol’ retail therapy.
Keliwaale kaka is how he is known to everyone. And he got this name because he sells bananas. I suspect, even his family maybe calling him by the same name. He has been around since I went to school.
SPORTS // IPL, ISL, Pro Kabaddi and more
FC Pune City announced their marquee player signing former Chelsea and Barcelona star Eidur Gudjohnsen as its marquee player for the 2016 edition.
With a vision to develop talent and professionalize the sport, the Rajesh Wadhawan Group and Hrithik Roshan co-owned Indian Super League team FC Pune City announced the take over of Pune FC’s academy and unveiled its comprehensive development plans.