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Smitten by acting bug

From a television anchor to a model and an actor, Regina Cassandra says she loves every bit of being in front of the camera. “I was a fo...»

Mad about football

The city is gripped by the football fever »

Gear up for the adrenalin rush

Fasten your seatbelt and hit the dirt track at the Vizag Autocross to be held on Sunday »

The perfect gym buddy!

A growing number of fitness freaks in the city are relying on their fitness apps to track health-related information »

Spicy, tangy flavour of Seemandhra

Get ready to go on a rich culinary journey at Hotel Four Points »

A blooming passion for football

With the FIFA World Cup set to begin, there is a burgeoning interest for the sport, particularly among the young lot in the city »

Flavours of India

Zaffran takes you on a culinary tour across the country »

Meaningful holidays are here

A new generation of travellers are seeking to embark on meaningful tours, which give them a chance to be close to nature and understand loca »

For a ‘green’ living

City-based organisations have been spearheading a series of awareness programmes and projects to foster a ‘green’ culture »

Are you ready to ride the waves?

Vizag gears up to host the city’s first national-level surfing championship – India Surf Pro »

Meet offline, be social

The Alloy team has introduced the concept of Offline Social Meet (OSM) in Vizag »

Kebab delights

Relish the delicacies at the open air settings of Hotel Green Park’s ‘Kebabeque’ »

A little different Italy!

The menu of this vegetarian Italian restaurant is indeed quite an elaborate one »

A veritable feast online

Foodies and bloggers in the city are making the most of the online space to share their passion for food »

Get, set, skate!

Vizag gears up to host the first national level longboarding competition »

It’s time to clean up your city

An anonymous citizen initiative works towards cleaning urban spaces buried in garbage »

In love with Indian culture

A team of young Germans share their experiences of India »

The royal flavours of Awadh

Awadhi cuisine perfects the art of slow cooking »

Happy, safe and solo

The growing tribe of solo women travellers share their experiences »

What makes Vizag happy

The ‘Happy Vizag’ video that was released on YouTube on April 11 has already garnered over 90,000 views »

Get ready for the game plan

Summer is here with a range of exciting activities »

Some like it hot!

A veritable feast is dished out at the Four Points' Chilli Food Festival »

Sailor’s paradise

Perfect wind and wave action make Rushikonda stand apart as a top water sport destination »

The year of ‘reading women’

What started as a small initiative by an American literary journal has snowballed into a worldwide movement. Publishing houses across...»

Mad about metal

The city has seen a small wave of rock music culture swelling in the recent past. Nivedita Ganguly chats with the rock bands of Vizag »

For a safe and colourful Holi

The exuberant colours of Holi exude the vitality of spring, the vibrancy of life and a celebration of the richness of harvest. The festiv...»

Rejuvenating experience

Here are some excellent ways to beat the heat and also rejuvenate the mind and senses in these hot days of summer »

A touch of class

Some dining experiences are about great food. Some are about bonhomie over quick bites. But the experience at Rushikonda's Vihar is a cla...»

Art at your fingertips

Remember those embarrassing moments when the last thing you wanted was people noticing your chipped nails. Trying to hide them behind your c »

Preserving a relic

Kandy has a rich historical significance that attracts tourists, particularly Buddhists, from across the world »

Time for New Year resolutions

Many of us see New Year as the time to correct our course or make a dream come true, writes Nivedita Ganguly »

A life-changing train journey

Event The 15-day Jagriti Yatra takes budding entrepreneurs through 8,000 kilometres across India »

An ‘eventful’ destination

Blessed with beautiful beaches, an evolving music scene, new hotels and big convention centres, can Vizag be the next Goa in hosting large-s »

Verdant lands

Travelling to the tiny village of Yalamanchili Lanka, Nivedita Ganguly experiences an oasis of enchanting beauty »

Of weddings and destinations

Vizag with its pristine beaches is attracting couples from different cities and fast growing as a destination wedding spot »

Wave riders

Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, here’s where to get on the surf board, writes Nivedita Ganguly »

What’s baking today?

Baking classes are a hit among youngsters in the city »

Summer splash!

The concept of brunches has becoming increasingly popular in the city this season. Nivedita Ganguly finds out why »

A taste of the Caribbean flavour

At Vihar in Rushikonda, the Caribbean flavours promise a relaxing and entertaining experience »



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Child's play

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