WALK THE WALK
Artist Jasmeen Patheja has been at the forefront of the fight against street harassment globally. She speaks to Hemchhaya De about how and why she initiated the Blank Noise movement
THE UNFORGETTABLE DIVAS
THEY SAY SUCCESS COMES IN PAIRS. TWO GIRLS FROM DIFFERENT BACKGROUNDS AND HISTORIES WERE BROUGHT TOGETHER BY A WINNING DESTINY THAT CHANGED THEIR LIVES FOREVER. THE WINNERS OF MISS DIVA 2019 TALK TO NATASHA DSOUZA ABOUT THEIR JOURNEYS, DREAMS, AND THE SOCIAL CAUSE THAT’S CLOSEST TO THEIR HEARTS.
THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Revisit the notions of beauty that were predominant in the past decades, and how they have paved the way for 2020, says Eden Noronha
CINN A LITTLE!
The understated sweet, woody flavour of cinnamon pairs well with a variety of recipes. We bring you a few comforting ones to keep you warm in chilly weather
Create these traditional dishes from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh with recipes from author and television chef Pallavi Nigam Sahay
Agent of change
Did you know, IIM Kozhikode has the highest number of women in its board across all IIMs and IITs? The institute’s director, Professor Debashis Chatterjee, talks to Nikshubha Garg about gender diversity, its implications, pay parity and more
What Do The New Year's Resolutions Say About Your Personality?
What do the New Year’s resolutions you make or decide to break, say about your personality? Let this quiz help you find out.
Till Divorce Do Us Apart
Separation from a spouse is tough, and wanting to legalise it, tougher. Shilpa Dubey speaks to experts for pointers on asking for a divorce
Give Your Sex Life A Boost With These Positions From Kama Sutra!
Want to give your sex life a major boost? Take cue from the Kama Sutra! Neeti Jaychander lists out some of its popular positions
PUNCHING ABOVE HER WEIGHT
India’s first female bodyguard, Veena Gupta, always grudged her height which prevented her from joining the police force. Today, she stands tall among those who provide executive protection and security services to prestigious clients, finds Shraddha Kamdar
Heritage management expert Surbhi Gupta discloses how the love for history has helped her execute illustrious conservation projects. She talks to Shraddha Kamdar about her journey
Let go of your inhibitions to have the complete Colombo experience. Sneha Mahale offers tips
Are You Caught In The Web?
Adhere to certain security codes to steer clear of online ‘romance’ predators, says Hemchhaya De as she lists the dos and don’ts of finding love in the virtual world
Arjun Kapoor Man of The Hour
He has faced several ups and downs, but Arjun Kapoor chooses to be grounded and is determined to look ahead. In a freewheeling chat with Nikshubha Garg, the actor opens up about his films, losing his mother, staying relevant, and more.
The Better Sex Workout
There’s no doubt that any athletic endeavour needs appropriate training—sex is no exception. Charlene Flanagan speaks to experts for exercises to enhance your sexual prowess
Power To Empower
NITA MUKESH AMBANI IS A WOMAN OF IMPACT. TRUE TO FORM, ON HER PACKED AGENDA SITS THE MISSION TO HELP INDIA OWN THE CURRENT CENTURY. SHE REVEALS HER TOUCHDOWN STRATEGY TO FEMINA EDITOR, TANYA CHAITANYA, IN AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW.
Still, I Rise
Reshma Qureshi was just 17 when her former brother-in-law poured acid over her face. However, she refused to let the incident dictate her future. She shares her journey with Nikshubha Garg
“I Have Never Been Scared Of Failure”
Her political career may not be at its peak at the moment, but ex Congress MP Priya Dutt’s spirit to serve people remains undeterred. She talks to Nikshubha Garg about the Nargis Dutt Foundation, its evolution, and Indian politics
Ethical fashion meets handcrafted Indian heritage here. Take notes as we introduce you to a lifestyle brand that encompasses both traditional and western ethos at the same time, finds Ruman Baig
Get Your Kink On!
While the thought of engaging in BDSM may excite you, there is always a chance that your partner may not feel the same way. Neeti Jaychander lists out ways to get your partner to try it indulge in this experience
Free Your Relationship Of Unwanted Anxiety
Relationship anxiety can spell doom for your love life. Hemchhaya De helps you identify them and get out of the rut
Your A to Z Guide To Plan The Perfect Vows
You've said 'yes' and finalised the date. But apart from that, you are clueless about how to prep for D-Day. Planning a wedding is a Herculean task, which requires attention to detail. Whether you want to opt for an ostentatious do or a simple ceremony, the keyword is organisation, which can often drive you up the wall. Fret not, our handy guide of the key bridal elements will make it a memorable experience.
Mother At Heart
When Triveni Acharya had a chance encounter with a 14-year-old trafficking victim, little did she know her life would change forever. Today, her foundation has helped rescue and rehabilitate victims from villages in India and across borders. She shares her journey with Shraddha Kamdar
Educate, Empower, Endure
Did you know that ovarian cancer is the third most common type of cancer among Indian women? Megha Ahuja’s Sashakt–The Ovarian Cancer Foundation, a nonprofit, aims to enable every woman in India to fight the battle against the big C, finds Charlene Flanagan
Cricketer and commentator Anjum Chopra has made a name in India’s most popular yet largely male-dominated sport. Neeti Jaychander in conversation with the dynamic sportsperson
Rajkummar Rao Top Of His Game
Rajkummar Rao is proof that hard work and persistence never fails you. In a tête-à-tête with Natasha Dsouza, he talks about being an outsider in the industry, his passion for films, and what competition means to him.
Upgrade Your Hair Game By Treating Your Tresses To The Best Tools This Season
Upgrade your hair game by treating your tresses to the best tools this season, says Sanjana Salunkhe
Navigating An Arranged Marriage
The thought of getting into an arranged marriage makes most people nervous. Anushree Kandalkar asks experts how to navigate through it
Naughty Or Nice? Find Your Sexual Archetype
Have you ever wondered what sexual archetype you identify with, and what it says about your preferences when it comes to making the beast with two backs? Charlene Flanagan helps you find out
The Petty Party
Toxic co-workers can have an adverse effect on one’s well-being. Anindita Ghosh finds out how to deal with them