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Espresso Originals

Mihir Rebello with  Ganga and Pavan Hanbal

In the depths of the rainforest, was this ordinary bean that Saint Baba Budan planted in the 17th century in Chikmagalur district in Karnataka.

In a ‘league’ of their own

Arsenal Delhi fans at a match screening

While most pubs in Mumbai have a packed weekend schedule, with pulsating music and dolled up patrons, 3 Wise Monkeys in the suburbs of Khar plays host to a bunch of boisterous football fans who gather

Happy holidating

A still from Tamasha

Looking for a quiet and peaceful holiday, away from obnoxious uncles, selfie-obsessed cousins and nosy aunts?

Rio 2016: Best of a billion

Sania Mirza

A hundred plus Indian athletes at Rio.

Poker Underground

A common sight as players gather for a big game

The unparalleled emergence of a game that had to fight its way out in India

Best of both worlds


Amit Bakhale and his wife Gosia, an Indian and Polish, found love when they were both in London. They decided to move back to Amit’s home in Goa, with Gosia shuttling between Poland and Goa

So, finally, there was a silver lining to the dark clouds over India’s Olympic participation, as a bonus a bronze one too. P.V. Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, thank you for giving us reasons to exhale.

The frequency with which the word “sedition” has been crashing into the front page or prime-time television news of late is tragic, terrifying and ridiculous.