Scotland Yard Probes Spate of Indian Gold Jewellery Burglaries in London Ahead of Diwali

London: Scotland Yard is investigating a spate of recent burglaries targeting gold at Indian-origin homes in north London, including the residence of an 81-year-old woman, and called for extra vigilance ahead of Diwali festivities. Detectives from the North Area Command Unit of Metropolitan Police began investigating following, what it described as, two suspected linked “aggravated … Read more Scotland Yard Probes Spate of Indian Gold Jewellery Burglaries in London Ahead of Diwali

Royal Indian Jewellery Auctioned For A Whopping $109 Million

NEW YORK:  An auction of royal Indian jewellery at Christie’s here has totalled almost $109 million, with a jade-hilted dagger of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, a ceremonial sword of the Nizams of Hyderabad and a bejewelled medieval huqqa setting world records. These objects, among a total of 400, went under the hammer at the “Maharajas … Read more Royal Indian Jewellery Auctioned For A Whopping $109 Million

This German-born ‘Tamil ponnu’ builds fashion for Indian women

Jacqueline Kapur dons many hats – entrepreneur, designer, equestrian sportsperson, restaurateur, and mother. She is now famous as the founder of Ayesha Accessories, a contemporary fashion brand for young women. One among the very few women solo-entrepreneurs in the country, however, is not Jacqueline’s only claim to fame. Her relationship with India itself is special. Jacqueline Kapur, Founder, … Read more This German-born ‘Tamil ponnu’ builds fashion for Indian women

Kangana Ranaut’s blue saree looked like an Indian take on Elsa’s Frozen gown

Kangana Ranaut was all about a fairy-tale look when she attended a wedding in Mumbai on Sunday. The actor channeled Elsa, the queen from Disney’s Frozen, in a powder blue Anita Dongre saree, which had an elegantly embellished floral detailing that ensured maximum impact. Kangana’s sheer saree from the designer’s spring summer 2018 collection Songs … Read more Kangana Ranaut’s blue saree looked like an Indian take on Elsa’s Frozen gown