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Everything is better when it's alfresco.
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A lot of it has to do with common sense, really.
The devastations and the delights.
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Practical romance For Valentine's Day.
Can we let ourselves admit that they're just as important as our romantic partners?
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I started this weekend with a morning dose of "unrequited love" via a recently released Hindi flick. Keeping aside my not-so-favourable opinion on the quality of the movie, it made me reflect on how m...
Karan Johar’s latest drama treads familiar terrain and is watchable in parts, but succumbs to clichés in a disastrous final act.
The two even have the exact same release date, only 11 years apart.
The wait for Diwali just got a little more unbearable.
Amidst all the chaos of Tinder and when everyone seems to losing hope in the happily-ever-after (just look at Brad and Angelina... we thought they were the real thing), here I am in New York, still cl...
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Hiddlechops in the making?
It's been weeks since Tinder released its 'sanskaari' ad. Our lot has survived Tinder's attempts to repair its hymen before the doli leaves the verandah. As the (self-appointed) chronicler of the lov...
Gone are the days of ritualized courtships and long odes to love. In keeping with its own simple approach to dating and hook-ups, Tinder recently used the occasion of International Haiku Day to encour...
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If you haven't already noticed, the dating world is a battleground. A good comeback is as important as a well-planned pick-up line. Most of the time, pick-up lines are either terribly cheesy or downri...
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There’s something about the way Deepika Padukone smiles through her tears that hits one right in the gut. Director Imtiaz Ali, working with the actress for the second time, seems to know this all too...
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A lot was said with ink on paper. The moon and the stars featured a lot in love notes hidden amongst notebooks. Love and romance in my days may have been slow, tedious, and 'Bollywood-ish', but it was the way it ought to be, intense, over-powering, enduring, and at times, dramatic. Lovebirds longed to be with each other (in person and not online with a green dot next to their names), wrote to each other, and stole secret moments out of their days to be with each other.
The trailer for Imtiaz Ali's highly-awaited Tamasha, starring Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor, was uploaded online on Tuesday evening. Kapoor plays a jaded corporate employee who recounts an experi...
Perception is a weird, wonderful thing. If you're in a relationship (or on the verge of being in one), cheesiness is more than acceptable. You find yourself doing things you never thought you would, o...
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Switzerland just earned the title of the World's Happiest Country in this year's World Happiness index. And the Swiss resort town of St Moritz is celebrating 150 years of existence this year. Two compelling reasons to find out what all the fuss is about!
Their idea of romantic date is meeting for a protest march screaming cholbe naa, cholbe naa (this won't do) in perfect harmony followed by soothing their parched throats with chaa and tele bhaja. Their idea of foreplay is arguing which Satyajit Ray movie is his best or whether Nazrul's compositions are superior to Tagore's.
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Love will never be as strong as when you're sixteen and you're carving the boy's name in to your desk, pencil or forearm depending on how cute he is. I've always wondered why people say things like "puppy love" or "infatuation" when this is truly the time you feel that you will never be able to breathe again without your love, let alone laugh or even sing.
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A new study has revealed that lawyers are the best people to have affairs with. The poll by Illicit Encounters website asked 2,000 members to see what profession they would most like their lovers to b...
India sulked when the Obamas skipped the Taj Mahal during their recent visit here. But really, I'm tired of famous people posing with that marble tomb as their endorsement of the idea that it somehow is the ultimate icon of romance. Because the story of how and why Emperor Shah Jahan built this monument for his deceased wife, Mumtaz Mahal, is anything but romantic.
Strangely, these mythical creatures were nowhere to be found in real life. If they were silent and brooding, they were mind-numbingly boring. The strong-silent type was emotionally challenged. If he was drop-dead gorgeous, he fancied himself as God's gift to mankind and they were all broke and Mama's boys. You wanted to be treated like a Princess, instead he wanted you to treat him like a King.