Walking in the city: How fashion designer Rahul Mishra sees luxury in the beauty of nature, homecooked food and time with loved ones

Couturier Rahul Mishra likes long nature walks at Kalakhet in Uttarakhand, the leaf tendrils and wild flowers bobbing past his many mornings, brushing his imagination and finding their way into his lookbook. “Nothing can replace nature’s creativity,” he says, as he photographs each wayward flower for inspiration even at his studio in Noida. As he … Read more

Delhi: Former Merchant Navy technician, 2 others held for sedating businessman and stealing jewellery from his house

The Delhi Police have arrested three men, including a former Merchant Navy technician, for allegedly spiking a businessman’s tea with a sedative and stealing expensive jewellery from his house in New Delhi’s KG Marg. The police said the complainant runs an architectural firm and had employed a caretaker for the house. The caretaker and his … Read more

Aishwarya Rai shares gorgeous new photos, expresses gratitude for love and support ahead of Ponniyin Selvan

Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan shared a couple of stunning photos of herself on Instagram, where she is dressed simply in white and has applied a bindi. The actor, who is playing Queen Nandini in Mani Ratnam’s historical drama Ponniyin Selvan, expressed her gratitude to fans for always extending their love and support to her. PS-1 … Read more

IND vs AUS: Everyone thought Jadeja’s absence would weaken India but Axar was outstanding, says Andrew McDonald

Ravindra Jadeja’s absence from the T20 series was expected to weaken India but the hosts found an able replacement in “outstanding” Axar Patel, said Australia coach Andrew McDonald. Left-arm spinner Axar, who was shoed in as a like-for-like replacement for the injured Jadeja, impressed everyone with his bowling, ending as the leading wicket-taker in the … Read more

Manmohan Singh’s birthday: Rahul Gandhi, PM Modi wish former prime minister

Leaders across party lines on Monday came forward to wish former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the occasion of his 90th birthday. Wishing Singh on Twitter, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi wrote, “Wishing one of India’s finest statesman, Dr Manmohan Singh ji a very happy birthday. His humility, dedication and contribution to India’s development, has few … Read more