those who were
fortunate enough to survive the Bhopal gas leak, the ordeal
continues. The poison in the environment continues to pose risks
to their life and health. Protracted legal battles have led to,
at best, hopelessly inadequate compensation, writes
Vibha Sharma. Photos from Raghu
Rai’s book Exposure: Portrait of a Corporate
Crime, published by Greenpeace.
The spa experience
No longer a luxury but a necessity for staying healthy, the Indian spa industry is a rage abroad, writes
industry is getting bigger than ever. With its ayurvedic massage
therapies and product range, the Indian spa experience has become a
rage worldwide. "The entire spa industry is exploding. Spas can
be found in large and small towns across the country.
by the sun, sea and sand
Bentota Beach hotel in the
seaside town of Bentota, Sri Lanka, is a preferred wedding destination
for many couples, mostly from Europe. They flock to Bentota for a
dream-like, exotic ceremony. Taking vows in an idyllic ambience
enhanced by the sea, sun and sand is a fairytale experience.
beats rock the US
Monica Uppal Popli
group of 40 women and men is gyrating to the pulsating Dhoom
macha le in an elegant dance studio. So what’s new about it? The
class is Bollywood aerobics and the venue —Milpitas, California.
With its fulgent glory and international appeal, Bollywood is making
forays into the fitness world in America.
want a bit of chatpata stuff”
Kapoor is going through a rough phase at the moment. What she
badly needs is a hit. Will Aitraaz and Hulchul do the
trick? Vickey Lalwani catches up
with the spunky actress.