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Bindu Sathyajith, MD, Polycolours Chemicals Private Limited. Photo:Thulasi Kakkat
Kochi, April 30, 2015

The factory women

SEBI’s recent diktat making it mandatory for listed companies to bring a woman on board is just one effort by the industry to correct the gender inequality it faces. The male-female ratio in busin... »
Suzuki is on a roll, the Gixxer SF proving yet another solid product
April 29, 2015

Cloaked and charismatic

When Suzuki launched the Gixxer in India, it shook up the crowded 150cc segment and earned our appreciation with its wide array of abilities. Now, Suzuki has taken a step in the right direction, of... »
There are plenty of activities like trekking, boat rides and picnics for visitors to choose from.
April 29, 2015

Where the river speaks and the woods sing

Stretching out on a hammock on the banks of a murmuring river watching the last rays of the setting sun, or sipping steaming tea in the spacious balcony of your room overlooking the river, listenin... »
The CLS was designed to turn heads
April 29, 2015

The promise of practicality

This is the facelifted version of the Mercedes-Benz CLS four-door coupé. Yes, the car got a minor update last year as well but the visual and mechanical changes are more far-reaching this time arou... »
Pretty Sunny, founder of Desihands. Photo: Thulasi Kakkat
April 29, 2015

Desi crafts just a click away

We live in a time where everything from televisions to toothpaste can be bought online. But for some, the elusive handmade items perfected by artisans and crafters who operate outside the online co... »
Junaid Sheikh
Kochi, April 29, 2015

The suave baddie

Junaid Sheikh has intense, amber-coloured eyes and a smile is hard to come by. With his bald head and pierced ears, Juniad looks every bit a standard Bollywood bad guy. He has played the villain i... »