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Green & Gorgeous @ 313

Green & Gorgeous @ 313

Are you ready to pledge a commitment to our environment this year? Have  you dropped off your swappable clothing and accessories yet? In celebration of Earth Hour, 313@Somerset will be hosting a slew of fun-filled activities to educate the shoppers on sustainability and to encourage them to join 313 on the sustainability journey. 313 will be … Continue reading

An Evening With Short Films

An Evening With Short Films

Fueled by artistic expression and limited only by their runtime, short films transcend traditional storytelling. They are a significant and popular way artists can connect with audiences. From documentary to animation, narrative to experimental, the abbreviated form is no longer just for the novice. Shorts have and will continue to be an important part of … Continue reading

Women And The “Weight” Problem !

Women And The “Weight” Problem !

Women and Weight – A Perpetual Battle! Women have this never-ending and constant desire to achieve the “perfect” weight. Weight, for women, is almost like a measure of their worth! This is why we are extremely sensitive when it comes to our weight, for the same reason, we pay more attention to our appearances in general. … Continue reading

Wassup! Andheri 2013

Wassup! Andheri 2013

BIGGER!!  BETTER!!  BOLDER!! I was there last year, in the three-day event and was completely overwhelmed by the sheer talent Andheri had! Aimed to entertain visitors and provide established and upcoming talent a platform to showcase their skills, Wassup! Andheri is back this year with an extra day and countless activities for the Andherites! A Festival that celebrates … Continue reading

Can Love Be Found In Just A Ring ?

Can Love Be Found In Just A Ring ?

   I’ve Got Your Number by Sophie Kinsella Over the last weekend, I began reading Sophie Kinsella’s “I’ve Got Your Number” and Sophie is definitely now, on my must-read list for romantic comedy! The book was unpredictable, fast paced and truly engaging. It will really keep you up giggling to yourself with its witty insights … Continue reading

Academy Awards 2013 : The WINNERS !

Academy Awards 2013 : The WINNERS !

OSCARS 2013: The biggest night in Hollywood has wrapped up! Held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (February 24) in Hollywood, The Academy Awards night celebrated the best in movies of the past year. Ben Affleck’s ‘Argo’ bagged the ‘Best Picture’ award while Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence won the ‘Best Actor’ and ‘Best Actress’ … Continue reading

Bongs Ruling Bollywood ?

Bongs Ruling Bollywood ?

Bongs Taking Over Bollywood ? You might ask, why this now? Well, it seems like the Bong community is to Bollywood as to what the Jewish community is to Hollywood. Three of the best films of 2012 were made by Bengali men — Shoojit Sircar, Sujoy Ghosh and Anurag Basu.  There have been a good number … Continue reading

Style Your Love Story With Manish Malhotra !

Style Your Love Story With Manish Malhotra !

MANISH MALHOTRA has been styling Bollywood’s most romantic films for two decades. Now you can get him to style you! You heard it right. We recently came across this online contest through which you need to share with the team your favourite Manish Malhotra outfit from any Bollywood film (which you would wear on a … Continue reading

Yeh Jawaani Hain Deewani – FIRST LOOK

Yeh Jawaani Hain Deewani – FIRST LOOK

“It’s a Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge-meets-Hum Aapke Hai Kaun-meets-Wake Up Sid-meets-West Side Story “ : Ranbir Kapoor The first look of the much anticipated “Yeh Jawaani Hain Deewani” is finally out. Fastening a rather predictable tagline “Celebrate Love”, Karan Johar posted the pictures on twitter last night. I got my hands on 2 different posters with a … Continue reading

Sonam Kapoor – Legally Blonde ?

Sonam Kapoor – Legally Blonde ?

Bollywood’s style icon Sonam Kapoor is excited about her new wardrobe for Yash Raj Films’ untitled project which would include a black gown and coat as she plays a lawyer in it. A source close to the actress commented that “Sonam is looking forward to it because she wants to play the role to complete … Continue reading

Why Are We Not Happy With Pay Hikes?

Why Are We Not Happy With Pay Hikes?

So you just had an amazing session of appraisal with your boss and you have been promised a significant raise in the month to come. You are thrilled for the first couple of months but after a while, you are back into the same rut. You re-evaluate your status and soon start comparing your salary to … Continue reading

When Was The Last Time You …

When Was The Last Time You …

In my ideal life, I am a travel host. I travel around the world and write stories about beautiful sceneries, scrumptious food, exciting places to visit, people, culture, fashion and technology. In my spare time I design concepts – ideas for people that are personal yet objective. I am an amateur actor. I love to dance, … Continue reading

Spending February In Singapore !

Spending February In Singapore !

So it’s the first week of February in our sunny island and as usual, it’s time for us to update you on this month’s events, activities, some nice dining out places & lots more. Check it out only here on Spotlight! Catch Kumar, one of TOS’s Hometown Heroes, as he showcases his razor-sharp wit and … Continue reading

Can’t live without Coffee !

Can’t live without Coffee !

Know someone who can’t live without their cup of coffee? You may wanna share these insights with them. Spotlight brings to you the pros & cons of having coffee – just for all you true coffee-lovers, coffee-detesters!   Pros: – Antioxidants: Coffee is loaded with this stuff which is great because antioxidants reduce the damage to cells and … Continue reading

Dress Up Your Home !

Dress Up Your Home !

Turn your home into the living space you always wanted it to be with decorative details and accents. Dress up your home with some vintage cake stands, printed cushions, lampshades, photo-frames and printed jars with Sussanne Roshan’s newly launched online shopping store The Home Label.  Sussanne Roshan, brings with her 15 years of  design experience working with discerning clientele … Continue reading

Get Gorgeous! (Review)

Get Gorgeous! (Review)

Sweet girl-next-door or the hottest bombshell in your friend circle? Bubbly prankster or the ambitious diva? Spotlight presents to you some simple tips on beauty, fitness & fashion mantra for all you ladies out there to get glowing and mesmerize everyone around you ! Skin Care Regimen – for healthy & fresh skin Before going … Continue reading

Destiny’s Child is Back !

Destiny’s Child is Back !

Destiny’s Child is back in action! If are a 90s kid, you would have definitely heard of Destiny’s Child, the iconic super girl band group comprising members Beyonce Knowles, Michelle Williams and Kelly Rowland. Yesterday, Beyonce announced on her official Facebook Page about the upcoming release of new music from Destiny’s Child. “I am so proud to announce … Continue reading

Oscar Nominees for 2013 Academy Awards

Oscar Nominees for 2013 Academy Awards

The Oscar nominees have finally been revealed for the 2013 Academy Awards, which will air live on ABC on Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT. The nominees for the major categories are as follows: Best Picture Amour Life of Pi Lincoln Argo Beasts of Southern Wild Silver Linings Playbook Django Unchained … Continue reading

Awesome and Funny Hindi Commercials *must watch*

Awesome and Funny Hindi Commercials *must watch*

 The Indian television and advertising industries have done remarkable jobs over the years to produce clever, interesting and funny concepts for TV commercials. Here’s our top pick for the best ads which aired recently or in the past few months. Café Coffee Day Ad Love, debate, seek, celebrate. Do it sitting down. Revolt, suggest, speak up, protest. The latest … Continue reading

Hair Care Products We Love ! (Review)

Hair Care Products We Love ! (Review)

For Normal But Untreated Hair Garnier Fructis Daily Care If you are blessed with normal and healthy hair,  grab the Garnier Fructis Daily Care to maintain the shine & softness. The Garnier Fructis Daily Care contains strengthening soy proteins and grapefruit extract, “leaving hair shiny and lustrous,” says N.Y.C. hairstylist Alejandra Nerizagal. It’s affordable and easily … Continue reading

SG Public Holidays for 2013 !

SG Public Holidays for 2013 !

Hail the long weekends. Earlier this year, Ministry of Manpower (Singapore) announced that there will be 10 public holidays in Singapore. That makes 5 long weekends to look forward to. So come on guys, if you have already not noted down these holidays, do it now !   Picture credit : Sg_teens