Dark is the new “Lovely”

In the midst of the Black Lives Matters movement after George Floyd’s death by a white police officer, another topic has cropped up. This has to do with Unilever’s skin-lightening cream known as Fair & Lovely. Ever since the movement started, many people have taken to social media as an outlet for their rage at the injustice against coloured people known as colourism. However, this … Continue reading Dark is the new “Lovely”

The Three Musketeers – 20 years down the memory lane

The year 2000 was the start of the new millennium. It was also the year when the three Miss India contestants won their respective international titles. Lara Dutta became Miss Universe, Priyanka Chopra became Miss World and Dia Mirza became Miss Asia Pacific. Lara Dutta started her pageantry career in 1995 when she won the Gladrags Megamodel India and later winning the Miss Intercontinental in … Continue reading The Three Musketeers – 20 years down the memory lane

Priyanka Chopra – from Miss World to Mrs Jonas

From the time Indians started making movies, most of the actresses were used for their beauty and dancing. Without an actress, there’s no spice in the movie. Almost all the actresses went along with it, playing the role of “damsel in distress”. However, with time things have changed as some actresses started taking unconventional roles. The most successful of them is Priyanka Chopra. She was … Continue reading Priyanka Chopra – from Miss World to Mrs Jonas