A Novel Contemporary Teaching Method – PlayWay!

Kids today are distracted worse than ever. While the fight for their attention has become constant with the new wave of parents who give them cellphones, tablets, television, playstation , their learning through such devices is doubtful. What’s required is the need to give them a different, stimulating method of learning incorporating both play and activity. Rainbow Pre-schools, one of Thane and Mumbai’s premier Educational institutions has tried something different with their approach. PlayWay is

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A Chocolate Fiesta!

For those Thaneites who love the delicious, sinful taste of chocolate, today could not come too soon. While there are special days for all the major loves of our lives, be it Fathers, Mothers, Significant Others are so on, an important obsession for many of us does not go unnoticed. The beauty of Chocolate has been as old as man himself, ever since he discovered the mouth-watering taste of Cacao seeds. There’s even evidence that

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The Home Expo is in Town!

If we look around our home, we always know that there are additions or modifications we’d like to do. But the time? The money? The effort? Oof! It’s all too much. This weekend, Thane has a treat for all of us AND our homes. An exposition featuring everything from interior decorations to furniture to home paints to sound systems is here this weekend and we urge everyone in Thane to take advantage of it. Stop by

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BEST PUBS IN BANDRA (WEST)

If you’re thinking of a nice weekend spent in a beautiful locality, ponder no more and head over to Bandra (west). A cosmopolitan paradise where you’ll see students, young professionals, models, athletes and even the odd movie star about, there’s something for everybody in this once-upon-a-time fishing village. Let’s get into what we really care about though; The Alcohol! Bandra has some insane places to drink at with your friends with a mix of grunge

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5 Places To Visit On Your Next Pune Trip

There’s rarely a more ‘foodie’ city than the one of Pune. With over 100 different colleges offering an education in numerous streams, students flock to this ‘Oxford of The East’ from all over the country. Naturally, these guys eat, eat, eat. (It’s called the munchies!). A plethora of cuisines await any visitor to Pune in some of the most inventive, quirky restaurants. Here are some of the best restaurants & hangouts in Pune : 1.

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When The Sound Just Isn’t Enough!

If you’ve bought a Television home sometime in the past few years, you’ve definitely been offered a soundbar. These slim, sleek speakers can be placed around the Television and produce a comparatively clearer and well defined acoustic effect. With the decreasing sizes of Televisions, receiving a powerful, coherent sound environment is hardly possible. That potential home movie is now ruined by a lack of relatable ambience. But do these Soundbars help? Are they worth the

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Welcome To The Festival Of A Million Fireflies

If you’re looking to do something different, connect with Mother Earth and answer some of your subconscious questions when set amidst the beautiful peace of nature, then your plan is here. This year, experience a once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon with millions of Earth’s own creations. At the start of the Monsoon season, millions of fireflies wake up to mate, bedazzling the mountains and valleys around Purushwadi. Firefly flashes are part of a complex Insect courting ritual – male

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Feeling sick? These are Thane’s Best Hospitals.

Getting sick is no laughing matter, but being treated is graver still. You can’t afford to make a mistake by your choice of specialist or healer and worsen the concern. Here are some hospitals in the locality that are prominent for their dedication and expertise. Currae Hospitals  A multi-speciality Hospital with award winning faculty and sophisticated technology, Currae has been lauded by many Thane Residents. Along withe the Multi-Speciality Hospital, they also have a dedicated

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Incredible, Imaginative and Intriguing!

     Beauty & The Beast – Movie Review By Michael Ronald **** – Brilliant Remake of a Classic A retelling of the children’s classic starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens and Luke Evans has been awaited with much excitement and it doesn’t fail to disappoint. Though the art of mixing music and story in a manner appealing to both children and their parents is an intricate task, the director has created a beacon for a family

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A Pioneer amongst Us – Meet Dr. Ashish Arbat.

To be amongst the most learned, experienced surgeons in the World must take a lot of work. For such a quantity of practical and theoretical brilliance is only achieved with dedication and skill. Dr. Ashish Arbat began his journey to becoming a world-renowned Joint Replacement Surgeon from Mumbai at the turn of the century.  He pursued further academic achievements at the Royal College of Surgeons and Princeton, amassing a reputation for diligence and excellence as his

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