UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 08:07 PM IST
Around the world, the pandemic and lockdowns have forced companies to break away from the Monday-to-Friday, 9-to-5 template. In a world of remote working, four-day weeks, uncapped leave and free therapy, see how work and play are being reinvented for the future.
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2020 09:21 AM IST
Don’t ask, “who sang it better?” New versions and recordings unlock new ways of appreciating the same hits, so come together already!
By Poonam Saxena | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2020 08:32 PM IST
Asking her out in the age of bouffants and drainpipe trousers was no simple affair. But films from the period paint an innocent age in the backdrop of the big city.
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 06:02 PM IST
Puja Changoiwala’s second book Gangster on the Run follows the true story of Rahul Jadhav, a one-time hitman and feared extortionist who has come clean and is now a marathoner.
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2020 08:31 PM IST
Singh, who headed the team that wiped out the Indian Mujahideen in the wake of the 2008 multi-city blasts, details the operation and its aftermath in his book Batla House.
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 06:11 PM IST
Forget travelogues. To understand India’s cities – who’s capable of what and where the bodies are buried – look at its recent non-fiction crime books. True tales of cops and robbers, mobsters, serial killers, even terror suspects offer surprising new narratives of urban life.
By Natasha Rego | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2020 08:18 PM IST
A new online museum uses web comics and animated videos to tell true-life stories of youngsters overcoming psychological struggles.
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2020 07:17 PM IST
As large brands play it safe, new start-ups are hoping to disrupt casual basics by giving the wardrobe staple some top-quality upgrades.
By Simran Mangharam | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 07:09 AM IST
Establishing an emotional bond with someone is rare enough. What if you’re not physically attracted to that person?
By Madhusree Ghosh | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2020 10:33 AM IST
She’s known for taking Indian stories to the world; listen in as she discusses her latest, the six-part mini-series based on Seth’s A Suitable Boy, due out on Netflix later this week.
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2020 10:30 AM IST
The Dune movie has been pushed back to October 2021, but this is as good a time as any to get used to Spice Melange, Arrakis, the Bene Gesserit and other terms from a whole other universe.
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2020 03:00 PM IST
No meat, no dairy, no honey. No silk, wool or leather even. Are those choices really better for the planet or your health? And do things need to be that extreme?
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2020 12:05 PM IST
He’s done a voice cameo on Frasier and played an undead hamburger in the 1985 film Better Off Dead. But what of the music? Here’s where to hear Eddie Van Halen at his rocking best.
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2020 10:28 AM IST
Look up from your plate and you’ll notice that love for rice has become the rage globally. More cooks are trying it out, cool new recipes abound. India’s favourite all-weather meal is on the boil.
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 10:52 AM IST
We didn’t always abhor pigeons. So when and why did we start calling them sky rats?
By Team HT | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 10:48 AM IST
#AllTheFeels for the foods we ate, the sounds we heard, the sights that felt familiar and the things that made us shake our heads and smile. What do you miss most about life in your city?
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 06:43 PM IST
For quizzing geeks, Learned League is the VIP room of the online world. There are daily questions, one-on-one battles, famous participants and points to win, but no prize money. A view from the inside.
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 04:22 PM IST
The bigger they are, the harder they fall, and the more hilariously they try to adjust. Sooner or later, they all end up saying sorry. See how.