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The art of our times

So have your parents told you about how when they were kids they had a radio, or VCR player… or even a television in their house for the first time? Or how they would run to their neighbours to catch a glimpse of what images or sounds that machine was transmitting? It sounds so outdated […]

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Listings: Have a fun week

What: LEGO WorkshopWhen: Sunday, 8th September 2019 | 10AM-4PM (2 batches)Where: D Wing.Trade World.Kamala Mills Compound, Lower Parel, MumbaiBy: Team Sunday BricksFor: 6.5-13 age groupCost: For info WhatsApp/Call on 9920980583 What: Retelling of Ganesha StoriesWhen: Saturday, 7th September 2019 | 430PM – 6PMWhere: Mcubed Library, Near Bandra Gym, Bandra, MumbaiBy: Secret Passages Storytelling CirclesFor: 4-10 […]

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Do you know Beyoncé?

We all know that Beyoncé is a powerhouse of talent. She can perfect harmonies, she can sing to mountains and they would swing. But other  than her magical vocal range, the diva also has a kind heart.   Since 4 September marks her birthday, let’s break down the lesser known facts of Queen B that […]

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Woman rescues 97 stray dogs as hurricane hits Bahamas

A woman in the Bahamas opened up her home to 97 stray dogs as Hurricane Dorian battered the islands. Chella Phillips, from Nassau on the island of New Providence, said she took the animals in when she knew the storm was approaching. She posted on her social media page, “97 dogs are inside my house […]

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Greta Thunberg reaches US on green boat

We already know who Greta Thunberg is and what she’s doing. But this 16-year-old teenager is not just words, but actions too.  The youngster reached New York in a zero-carbon emissions sailing boat, completing her 15-day voyage from Britain.  Thunberg used the boat to raise awareness to the greenhouse gases emitted by the use of […]

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Listings: For a fun-filled week

What: Papa HumareWhen: Saturday, 31st August 2019 |  08:845PMWhere: CLAP, Opposite Infinity Mall, Malad West, MumbaiBy: Alankar TheatreFor: 8+ age groupCost: Rs 250 What: Ji, Jaisi Aapki MarziWhen: Saturday, 31st August 2019 | 4PMWhere: NCPA, Nariman Point, NCPA Marg, MumbaiBy: EkjuteFor: 6+ age groupCost: Rs 400 onwards What: Ganesh Storytelling and eco-friendly Ganesh clay modellingWhen: […]

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Your August picks are here!

Title: Boy Oh BoyAuthor: Cliff LeekIllustrator: Bene RohlmannPublisher: Wide Eyed EditionsPrice: Rs1,500 Boy Oh Boy is an entertaining way to meet 30 positive male role models from throughout history, with coming-of-age stories about sportsmen, artists, politicians, educators and scientists: from Nelson Mandela to Prince and the slam poet Kit Yan. What unites them all is […]

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The Art we feel!

Modern Art is such a common term for the art you see around that it doesn’t make sense to many of us, isn’t it? We use it or hear it being said by people who see only colours on canvas or a subject that we don’t necessarily understand. But here’s the thing. Modern Art began […]

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Have a ‘sweet’ Ganesh Chaturthi

Lord Ganesha was known as the happy-go lucky God that had a great fondness for all things sweet. He loved his ladoos and his modaks and any other sugary delights!  In saying that, as the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi makes it’s annual visit, Chef Reetu Uday Kugaji shows you how to dish up some delicious […]

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This Dubai museum is all fun, no work

We all love Dubai…and why not? It’s cosmopolitan, has amazing shopping centres and is a fun hub. But most of all, it’s great for kids. Water parks, play areas, activity centres… you name it and they have it. This time around we visited this fun place for kids, and did my children enjoy there! OLI […]