Italy

Isheta Salgaocar

6 Magical Experiences You Cannot Afford To Miss In Positano

In the 1950s, when John Steinbeck visited this gem along the Italian coastline he wrote an essay for Harper's Bazaar. "Positano bites deep. It is a dream place that isn't quite real when you are there and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone. Its houses climb a hill so steep it would be a cliff except that stairs are cut in it," he wrote. Nearly 64 years later, not much seems to have changed.
ASSOCIATED PRESS

AgustaWestland Scam: Why Is The Modi Govt Not Going After Sonia's 'Closest Advisors'?

The government's stance on the AgustaWestland scam smacks of duplicity. When some questions were raised about the corrupt practices of the UK-based company and its parent body at Italy in 2013, the then Congress government promptly cancelled the chopper deal. The BJP was so happy with the government action then that it did not feel the need for a Joint Parliamentary Committee to investigate the matter. Why is it then, after three years, that the BJP is accusing the Congress leadership of corruption in the same deal?
Priya Pathiyan

Michelin Stars Shine In Mumbai

Only last month, Mumbai's plush JW Marriott hotel in Juhu played host to a one-of-a-kind pop-up pleasure. Until now, most pop-ups in India have been with restaurants from other parts of the country coming to visit. But this time, here was a true-blue two-Michelin star chef cooking up a culinary storm in the city!