Engulfed By Quicksand on Netflix

The first scene opens with teenager Maja (pronounced Maya) Norberg lying dazed in a classroom, where a mass shooting has taken place and almost everybody is dead. Her clothes are covered in blood and she is apparently in shock. This scene would have been more typical if it was America instead of Sweden where the [...]

Brush Up On Burmese Food

Ankit Gupta, the young and dynamic director of the Burma Burma Restaurant and Tea Room says his being a herbivore has nothing to do with him opening a vegetarian restaurant. That very obvious thought does cross the mind though, doesn’t it?

Rocky Path To Rokeby Manor

Now, before you get any ideas, let me tell you that the path to this award-winning hotel in the Landour Cantonment area in Mussoorie is certainly not rocky at all. Instead, rocky would refer to (pun intended) the hair-raising, nerve chilling experience we had, while on our way to this place. Not for the faint-hearted, [...]

Adil Unplugged

That, Adil Hussain, the actor can stir up a whole lot of excitement at an event is not a very surprising thing anymore. But a few years ago, we would have gone, 'who?' Well, things have changed since then. Agent Vinod was when the film-going public first noticed him and then, after he kicked up [...]

Driving Tales From The Hills: A Photo Essay

Clear skies, fresh air, the unpolluted simple life beckon us to the hills. Enroute ...I found these picture postcards...from Rishikesh, Mussoorie and Landour.
Seek and enjoy the boundless beauty of nature...,

Catch A Copper: Line Of Duty

This one's a killer. Previously you've seen cops hot on the trail of murderers, criminals, drug lords and what not. Here in Line of Duty on Netflix, a British BBC police procedural television series created by Jed Mercurio, you have cops gunning for fellow cops. We are introduced to AC 12, Anti-Corruption Unit 12 with key members [...]