Pooja Prabbhan

Stories By Pooja Prabbhan

Christmas 2020: Spreading festive cheer amid coronavirus pandemic

Christmas 2020: Spreading festive cheer amid coronavirus pandemic

Enterprising adults get chatty about how they have tried to lighten up the vibe and spread smiles at a time when we need it the most…

Shobhaa De opens up about her book ‘Srilaaji’

Shobhaa De opens up about her book ‘Srilaaji’

...and gets candid about being vocal on social media about things that matter

COVID-19 effect: Diwali gifting takes an ‘unusual’ turn!

COVID-19 effect: Diwali gifting takes an ‘unusual’ turn!

From mental health apps and healing crystals to Netflix subscriptions and ‘work from home’ furniture, the carts of young Indian gifters a...Read More

The Haunting of Bly Manor review: Not scary, but the gothic storyline is unsettling

The Haunting of Bly Manor review: Not scary, but the gothic storyline is unsettling

The show is far from heart-wrenchingly scary

COVID-19 effect: What writers feel about bookstores shutting down

COVID-19 effect: What writers feel about bookstores shutting down

Just when the world continues to grapple under a pandemic, there’s another bummer that has left bibliophiles distraught — the abrupt shut...Read More

Emily in Paris: A heart-warming rom-com

Emily in Paris: A heart-warming rom-com

For those who believe in serendipity and chance encounters; Emily in Paris speaks to you from the get-go.

A still from Bhaut Hua Samman

Bahut Hua Samman: A refreshing, unusual satirical comedy

The young actors have done a decent job in terms of keeping the suspense intact from get-go.

Khaali Peeli movie review: Fragmented & stereotypical, but not terrible in its entirety

Khaali Peeli movie review: Fragmented & stereotypical, but not terrible in its entirety

While inconsistency is the only constant, Ishaan Khatter-Ananya Panday starrer is still not terrible in its entirety. Khaali Peeli is lar...Read More

London Confidential: The script loses consistency as the movie progresses

London Confidential: The script loses consistency as the movie progresses

London Confidential stirs a feeling of impending doom — pertaining to the India-China border tensions — right from the start. But, the sc...Read More

Coronavirus lockdown effect: Entrepreneurs shares tips and tricks on surviving the storm

Coronavirus lockdown effect: Entrepreneurs shares tips and tricks on surviving the storm

Let’s not refute this one: Everyone is waiting for the year to end. However, trials and tribulations aside, one thing is certain: 2020 ha...Read More

Class of '83 review: Fails to pack a punch

Class of '83 review: Fails to pack a punch

Class of ’83 roughly runs for approximately an hour and a half, yet is far from crisp and loses its charm midway

Masaba Masaba web series review: Unabashedly refreshing, while rooted in the Indian millennial’s reality!

Masaba Masaba web series review: Unabashedly refreshing, while rooted in the Indian millennial’s reality!

Vibrant, abstract and glamorously real – Masaba Masaba is a sprightly take on what really goes on inside The House of Masaba – when the s...Read More

Gunjan Saxena — The Kargil Girl movie review: An impressive, relatable watch

Gunjan Saxena — The Kargil Girl movie review: An impressive, relatable watch

Gunjan Saxena makes for an impressive watch with a storyline which highlights misogyny that triggers feelings of angst

Kissing Booth 2 review: Just an average teen-com

Kissing Booth 2 review: Just an average teen-com

While the movie isn’t terrible in its entirety, the sequel pretty much falls flat on many fronts

Dark Desire Review: Intense and engaging

Dark Desire Review: Intense and engaging

The unusually long Netflix original is as dark, daunting and erotic as it gets

Indian Matchmaking web series review: Love in times of Sima Taparia

Indian Matchmaking web series review: Love in times of Sima Taparia

Let’s be honest: India loves to hate-watch some shows so bad, that they begin to feel good. Indian Matchmaking – a Netflix Original – fal...Read More

Cooking with Hemp: The new superfood that has made inroads in our kitchens

Cooking with Hemp: The new superfood that has made inroads in our kitchens

Culinary enthusiasts speak about the benefits of using Hemp in daily cooking and tells us how to make the most of it

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