Nandita Ravi


When Nandita is not writing about food, cinema, lifestyle and everything awesome, she can be found looking at cat gifs on her phone or baking pies. If there was a parallel universe where she could build an island with just puppies and cupcakes, she would. Also, FYI, Koalas are her spirit animal.

Amortela has launched its private label, and here's the good news: It's all organic & sustainable

Amortela's private label, Fiori pays a floral tribute to femininity and sustainability, with its debut resort-wear collection 

21 Jun 2018

I have never opened doors in the industry for my children; their acting careers are self-made

Stellan Skarsgård speaks about waking up and singing in the middle of the night, saying no to nepotism, and his fascination for dark themes

14 Jun 2018

MadrAsian, Chennai's latest Asian restaurant has sustainable interiors and food we cannot stop gushing about

With favourites ranging from laksa and bibimbap to classic chicken satay, MadrAsian serves up Asia on a plate

14 Jun 2018

Even Rajinikanth's fight scene with the umbrella in Kaala is inspired from my father’s life, claims Jawahar Nadar

With scene-by-scene examples, Mumbai-based journalist Jawahar Nadar tells us how the story of Karikaalan in Kaala is actually based on the life of his father S Thiraviam Nadar, also known as Kaala Set

09 Jun 2018

Raw Nature's exclusive grooming products for men are cruelty-free and vegan

From coffee bean beard oils to caramel and cedarwood moisturisers, here’s Raw Nature Company’s exclusive range of grooming products for men

04 Jun 2018

Get your lipstick customised thanks to Chennai's first lipstick parlour, The Custom Lab

22-year-old Swetha Jain makes customised lipsticks based on her clients' needs

10 May 2018

This Indian American actor from The Resident is the hottest doctor on TV right now 

Manish Dayal, who plays Dr Devon Pravesh in The Resident, on how the show is different from other medical dramas, and why his character represents the American dream

10 May 2018

All you need to know about Hawaii Five-0, that's back on the small screen after three decades

An elite police task force keeps the residents of Hawaii safe from crime. Producer Peter M Lenkov tells us what we can expect from Hawaii Five-0

14 May 2018

Take a virtual trip to the coldest place on Earth, where the only traffic jam is caused by polar bears

Ice Town: Life on The Edge gives us a glimpse into life on the Arctic, the lifestyle of its inhabitants. Wendy Rattray, the producer, also tells us why gun control is not an option there

03 May 2018

Ramadan Repast: Ifthar delights from the Nizam’s kitchen

Hyatt Hyderabad’s chef comes to Chennai to give foodies a sample of what it is like to dine like royalty

20 Jun 2017

The Westin's five senses now in a new avatar. Sichuan saliva chicken, anyone?

Sample everything from Sichuan saliva chicken to scallops in XO sauce at Five Senses that recently relaunched as a Chinese restaurant.

25 May 2017

Mike Muthu steps off stage 

Theatre thespian Mike Muthu, who's working on his first feature film, gets candid about being inspired by a photograph of a Palestinian father and cutting costs on set 

18 May 2017

Skyloft: Chennai's brand new rooftop lounge 

Get a bird’s eye view of the city from Feathers Hotel’s new rooftop lounge bar, Skyloft

03 Mar 2017

Rush, a new album by Mali

Mali's latest EP is a rush of blood to the head

01 Mar 2017

The toughest sale of all is selling yourself: Blair Singer

The renowned author and motivational speaker will conduct a workshop in the city for all those who want to sharpen their sales skills

15 Mar 2017

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