Firm as anchor
The television industry has shown a gradual evolution from fiction-oriented to creatively aligned reality shows, which cater to talent with much pomp and passion. Ravi Dubey, who replaced Mohit Malhotra as the anchor of India's Dancing Superstar (IDS), a show that is telecast on Star Plus, is all set to carve a niche for himself as an actor, dancer and anchor. In Chandigarh, Ravi engages in an interesting banter over lunch as he speaks about his present projects and the ones that lie ahead.

Route to inner peace
Sometimes, small changes and simple practices are neither small nor simple. It’s only a question of discovering the inner strength, challenging the stress, de-cluttering the mind and living peacefully.

Sussanne Roshan In her own space
Sussanne Roshan, is literally comfortable in her own space. A space that she’s designed for herself over the years and an identity that she’s carved while remaining confined to the world of interiors. “My attraction to the world of interior design is inborn as I have always found myself interested in creating an amalgamation of styles, themes, colours and other elements to enhance the beauty of any space,” she highlights how certain things have always been a part of life.

design friendly: Sussanne Roshan

Mike Brewer Motoring along in life
Mike Brewer is the ultimate motoring wheeler-dealer and in his new series, Wheeler Dealers: Trading Up, which will be telecast on Discovery Turbo, he will be travelling all over the world from India to Poland, to prove his credentials internationally.

Man and machine:
Mike Brewer

An eye on fashion
A model, an aspiring actress and a music fanatic, she has established her name in the fashion industry. In her free time she loves to dance, listen to music and go shopping. Molina Sodhi truly is a fashionista and a diva in the making.

All about almonds
We have all grown up hearing our mothers talk about the goodness of almonds and you know ‘moms are always right’! The realisation about the same, however, brings a ray of wisdom about almonds in the words of Dr Shivani Gulati, clinical nutritionist at Max Hospital, who was accompanied by Chef Nikhil Mittal of Nik Bakers and Sudarshan Mazumdar, India regional program manager of California Almonds, Almond Board of California, to promote almonds as the powerhouse of nutrition at Park Plaza on Wednesday.

Frog Prince offers Anglo-Indian delights and a chic ambience.The Foodies
Fit for a prince
Like the frog turned a handsome prince, the hero of the fairytale so dear to every child and every adult-turned-child, the new joint for the ever adventurous gourmand of Ludhiana is aptly named as Frog Prince. Situated in the heart of the town, Sarabha Nagar, it is a café-cum-pub offering Anglo-Indian delights in chic and comfortable surroundings.

Frog Prince offers Anglo-Indian delights and a chic ambience. Photo: Himanshu Mahajan

Musical offering
Malhar, an exquisite collection of jhumkis and balis brought to you by ORRA. Handcrafted in precious metals and adorned with brilliant diamonds and semi-precious gemstones, these classics are reminiscent of traditional artistry with a touch of contemporary design.

first-day-first show
Disappointing comedy
Yamla Pagla Deewana 2
Directed by Sangeeth Sivan and a sequel to Yamla Pagla Deewana, the 2011 hit film, Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 is a Bollywood action comedy film. The film features Sunny Deol, Dharmendra and Bobby Deol from the previous film along with Neha Sharma and Kristina Akheeva (debuting in this film) as the female leads.

star track
Not so perfect ending…
Life was not a bed of roses for many actresses in Bollywood. With the sudden death of Jiah Khan, this reality has once again struck us. With no consistency in their personal and professional life, the stars in reality do not actually have the ‘oh-so-perfect’ life as projected in the media. Unfortunately some stories don’t have a happy ending. We take a look at some of the beauties who left us a little too early.

The blessed girl
Tamannah to romance Saif Ali Khan
Zipping around
All in the family
Value what you have!
Desi Bond

chatter BOX
Meet Dr Emily Owens
This July Big CBS Love will introduce you to Emily Owens—a young medical intern at Denver Memorial Hospital. Emily Owens MD is not your regular medical drama. It's Mean Girls meets ER. From drama to comic moments to even a little romance, Emily Owens MD starring Meryl Streep's daughter Mamie Gummer has it all. The show is a must-watch for young urban audiences who want a taste of good wholesome entertainment.

Madhuri loves balancing roles
AB to redefine telly!
Good, bad & scary
Abhaas to quit


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