Reviews

Balu Mahi Takes Audiences on a Disney Ride

A new movie is landing at movies theaters across the nation that promises the perfect Bollywood escape: romance between a beautiful cast, gorgeous clothes, cinematography, catchy songs and fabulous dance numbers, but the most surprising thing of the sleeper hit Balu Mahi is that it isn’t from Bollywod at all. It is, in fact, from […]

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The Desire for Aarzu,  NJ’s Modern Indian Restaurant

Setting itself as a “Modern Indian Bistro,” Aarzu, the latest opening from the Arora Hospitality Group (Moghul, Ming, Mithaas) serves up succulent fare in a venture bridging Indian flavors with American style. One look at the menu and gems like Lasooni Lotus Root with burnt garlic, chili, tapioca sago and toasted sesame promises cuisine that […]

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Deepika Padukone: Bollywood Actress Joins The World's Highest-Paid Actresses

While Priyanka Chopra may be getting the spotlight in the U.S., another Indian (Bollywood) actress is stepping into the mainstream. 30-year-old Deepika Padukone (born in Copenhagen, Denmark and raised in Bangalore, India) joins Forbes’ list (for the first time) as part of “the world’s highest-paid actresses,” with a $10 million debut. Shockingly, she’s the only […]

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Bazodee has Audiences Dancing in their Seats

Get ready to dance this summer with the seasonal release of Bazodee, a Bollywood musical with a distinct Caribbean flavor. Starring Kabir Bedi, Natalie Perera, Valmike Rampersad, Game of Thrones’ Staz Nair and award-winning, music superstar Machel Montano, the light hearted movie will have you dancing in your seats and cheering for the underdog! Bazodee […]

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Technology: Tile App - Don't Fear Losing Your Keys, Wallet, Or Valuables Again

A few times a week for years, this was the scenario: I stumble out of bed, casually glance at my phone, and suddenly realize that I’m going to be late if I don’t run out the door! I speed through my morning routine (admittedly skipping a few steps), get dressed, and head to the front door, when…  “Nooooo! […]

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Mumbai and New Delhi Emerging as Global Fashion Capitals

By Zainab Koli The culturally rich Indian cities of Mumbai and New Delhi have emerged as global fashion capitals and the world is taking notice. Paris, New York, London, and Milan are no longer the only only cities in the limelight of international fashion. In an exhibition on The Global Fashion Capitals at The Museum at […]

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Chef Deborah Landfear Brings Texas-Sourced Fare to the Urban Star Restaurant

The 14-story Hyatt Regency Houston Galleria hotel, which opened in October 2015, offers an exemplary, locally sourced culinary experience with its Urban Star restaurant, bar, and market. The restaurant and bar boast a seasonally changing menu, created using local ingredients that embody the flavors of Texas, while the market is open all day for the […]

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He Named Me Malala

She’s known the world over for her Nobel Peace Prize-worthy fight for education for girls. Now Malala Yousefzai is the subject of the film, He Named Me Malala, which opens Friday, Oct 2nd in NYC and LA, and then nationwide on Oct 9. The documentary is an intimate portrait of this young, courageous woman and her […]

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David Daneshgar's Last Minute Valentine Flowers

When David Daneshgar was busy with professional poker tournaments as the #5 player in the world, according to Card Player Magazine, he never thought his poker winnings would help fund BloomNation.com, a company that directly connects consumers with 3000 artisanal florists across the country. Joined by co-founders Farbod Shoraka and Gregg Weisstein, the young triumvirate pooled […]

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Go Green with Rumor Has It Day Spa

Rumor Has It Day Spa, an all-natural, organic day spa in Houston’s Heights neighborhood, is having a petite soirée to showcase its appreciation for its loyal customers, along with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Greater Heights Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 from 5-7pm. Even if you’re not a regular customer, be […]

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