Presenting Kiran Nadar, the bridge player who never bats an eye! An HT Brunch exclusive

India, Dec. 8 -- When the Asian Games ended this year, the Indian contingent returned with 69 medals (15 gold, 24 silver and 30 bronze). Beaming at the airport on their return from Indonesia were a bu... Read More

Look beyond the bubbles

India, Dec. 8 -- What is the most expensive wine most of us will drink? The answer is easy if you think about it. Few of us can afford the Rs10,000 plus bottles of imported wine that we see on restaur... Read More

Zakir Khan and Pankaj Tripathi's tete-a-tete on this week's WTF

India, Dec. 8 -- Watch An honest conversation between comedian Zakir Khan and actor Pankaj Tripathi will add a desi and lilting touch to your weekend. Tap #modestfashion goals on Safiyah and Saufee... Read More

Pageants for married women raise difficult questions about gender

India, Dec. 8 -- It's 9 am on a Sunday and I'm at a hotel in Pune. As I make my bleary-eyed way to the breakfast buffet - which always leaves me in all kinds of spiritual agony before and after, but n... Read More

Bollywood Bookshelf: The books that shaped Saif Ali Khan's thinking

India, Dec. 8 -- An incredible actor and passionate reader, Saif Ali Khan's sophisticated taste in books is reflective of his work as an artist. Despite the constant flow of scripts into his reading t... Read More

5 herbs for women's well-being

India, Dec. 8 -- From childhood to the senior citizen stage, a woman's body goes through several changes, each accompanied by a hormonal transition. These include the onset of puberty, menses, childbe... Read More

A book of memories

India, Dec. 8 -- What object would you pick up if your house was burning down? I thought it would be my smartphone, but these days a new contender has sprung up in the form of a tattered book. On my ... Read More

Gourmet Secrets: Confessions of a chocoholic

India, Dec. 8 -- Chocolate for me is the culinary equivalent of a big fat hug. And I share my passion with millions of people, some more famous than others. The writer Roald Dahl was a self-confessed ... Read More

Peace and disquiet in Armenia

India, Dec. 8 -- The first time Armenia entered my consciousness was when I watched The Promise (1979), a love story set in Armenia during the final throes of the Ottoman Empire just before World War ... Read More

Urvashi Rautela says she'd right swipe for Varun Dhawan on Tinder

India, Dec. 8 -- If not an actress, what would you have been? Probably an engineer or an astronaut or even a gymnast! Who is the most romantic pair on screen in Bollywood, according to you?Shah Rukh ... Read More