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Interview: Faridkot on their latest EP 'Ibtida' and new beginnings in Mumbai

Interview: Faridkot on their latest EP 'Ibtida' and new beginnings in Mumbai

Ahead of the release of their latest EP ‘Ibtida’, mid-day.com spoke to Faridkot’s Inderjeet Singh, fondly known as IP Singh, and Rajashri Sanyal to know more about their new music. They also dwell on the evolution of their music, the changing face of the music industry and their collaboration with Jubin Nautiyal and Raghav Chaitanya

Rihanna regrets showing off too much skin in her past fashion appearances

The mother of two revealed that one of her current "fashion icks" is showing off too much skin, reports ‘People’ magazine

20 April,2024 04:35 PM IST | Mumbai | IANS
118-year-old Dharmveer of Palwal oldest voter in Haryana

118-year-old Dharmveer of Palwal oldest voter in Haryana

The other centenarians in the state are Balbir Kaur, 117, of Sirsa district, Bhagwani, 116, of Sonipat district, Lakkhishek, 115, of Panipat district, Chandro Kaur, 112, of Rohtak district, Rani, 112, of Fatehabad district, Antidevi, 111, of Kurukshetra district and Sarjit Kaur and Chobi Devi, both 111 years old

20 April,2024 10:13 AM IST | Chandigarh | IANS

Pick your favourite read from 50,000+ books at this bookshop in Mumbai

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Right outside Vile Parle East railway station is an abode that awaits everyone who loves to read and be amidst a sea of books. This Mumbai bookshop established over 35 years ago not only sells second-hand books but also fresh copies

20 April,2024 09:30 AM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire

Taylor Swift releases highly-anticipated album 'The Tortured Poets Department'

Since her announcement at the Grammys, her loyal legion of Swifties have been working around the clock shelling out fan predictions. The working theory is that the album centers on her ex, British actor Joe Alwyn, who Swift dated starting in 2016 until they broke up about a year ago

19 April,2024 12:08 PM IST | New York | AFP

'Mukesh and I together had a dream to create a center of art': Nita Ambani

The Nita Mukesh Ambani Cultural Centre (NMACC), located within the JioWorld Centre in the Bandra-Kurla Complex in Mumbai, was formally inaugurated on March 31 in 2023

19 April,2024 10:41 AM IST | Mumbai | ANI

Indian ‘Swifties’ on why they love Taylor Swift, her music and aura

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As Taylor Swift embarks on the South American leg of The Eras Tour, and Mumbai hosts a Tribute Night for her this weekend, mid-day.com spoke to Gen-Z and Millennial Swifties who adore the American singer-songwriter, whose fandom has on a whole new level this year

19 April,2024 10:00 AM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto

Ahead of album release Taylor Swift unveils first single featuring Post Malone

The pop sensation's collaboration with Post Malone has sent fans into a frenzy, with Taylor Swift expressing her admiration for the artist in an Instagram post

19 April,2024 09:49 AM IST | Washington | ANI

Accounts on architecture: How Mumbaikars are documenting neighbourhood heritage

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Literary scholar Nachiket Joshi and conservation architect Mallika Keer love Mumbai not for its famous monuments but because of the beauty of its everyday buildings in old neighbourhoods such as Chembur and Shivaji Park. Using their Instagram pages, they hope to bring attention to these interesting structures and to the need to preserve them

18 April,2024 04:13 PM IST | Mumbai | Nascimento Pinto

How are Mumbai institutions preserving intangible cultural heritage

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Mumbai is home to countless organisations that offer diverse forms of cultural engagements. On World Heritage Day, experts talk to us about preserving intangible cultural heritage, commodification of culture, and more

18 April,2024 10:18 AM IST | Mumbai | Maitrai Agarwal

Grand celebration at Ram Janambhoomi Mandir, 56 types of bhog, prasad offered

The Ram Navami celebration will be broadcast on about 100 LED screens throughout the city. There will also be broadcast on the temple trust's social media accounts

17 April,2024 11:00 AM IST | Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) | ANI

‘Gen Z is criticised for taking life too seriously’

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Mental health experts reveal that Gen Z is often criticised by older age groups for taking life too seriously, and advised to ‘relax’, without attempting to understand their viewpoint. We decode what toxic positivity is, its negative impact and the need to address emotions for better mental health

17 April,2024 09:35 AM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire
Grand celebration at Ram Janambhoomi Mandir, 56 types of bhog, prasad offered

Grand celebration at Ram Janambhoomi Mandir, 56 types of bhog, prasad offered

The Ram Navami celebration will be broadcast on about 100 LED screens throughout the city. There will also be broadcast on the temple trust's social media accounts

17 April,2024 11:00 AM IST | Ayodhya (Uttar Pradesh) | ANI
‘Gen Z is criticised for taking life too seriously’

‘Gen Z is criticised for taking life too seriously’

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Mental health experts reveal that Gen Z is often criticised by older age groups for taking life too seriously, and advised to ‘relax’, without attempting to understand their viewpoint. We decode what toxic positivity is, its negative impact and the need to address emotions for better mental health

17 April,2024 09:35 AM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire
Salman Rushdie recounts near-fatal stabbing in 2022 in new memoir 'Knife'

Salman Rushdie recounts near-fatal stabbing in 2022 in new memoir 'Knife'

After going unscathed for years, a knife-wielding assailant jumped on stage at an arts gathering in rural New York state and stabbed Rushdie multiple times in the neck and abdomen

16 April,2024 05:19 PM IST | New York | AFP
What is Mumbai bidding for at this ancient relic auction?

What is Mumbai bidding for at this ancient relic auction?

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Todywalla auction in town will witness bidders compete for relics dating back to the 11th century AD. Up for grabs are items spanning Indian classical paintings, narrative textiles, icons, sculptures and Indian silver works

16 April,2024 10:27 AM IST | Mumbai | Ainie Rizvi
AI skills for better career prospects: Experts share key tips

AI skills for better career prospects: Experts share key tips

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Companies across various sectors are adopting AI rapidly. This is making AI skills a must among employees. Mid-day.com conversed with industry experts who suggest ways in which readers can equip themselves with AI skills and further boost their career growth

16 April,2024 09:34 AM IST | Mumbai | Aakanksha Ahire

Through the lens: The week's most compelling visual narratives

Dive into our curated collection of breathtaking photographs from the week that went by. Here is a dossier for your weekend scrolling

20 April,2024 12:11 AM IST | Ainie Rizvi
Taylor and beau Travis spotted dancing at Coachella 2024

Taylor and beau Travis spotted dancing at Coachella 2024

Taylor Swift made a much-speculated appearance at Saturday's Coachella festival as a fan, canoodling and dancing with beau Travis Kelce as Bleachers performed a rollicking set

15 April,2024 05:14 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Shakira, Taylor Swift, Men in Black? Here are Coachella 2024 takeaways

Shakira, Taylor Swift, Men in Black? Here are Coachella 2024 takeaways

Shakira, Peso Pluma, J Balvin: Coachella 2024 was decidedly dominated by Latin American acts hailing from a wide variety of countries and a diverse spectrum of genres

15 April,2024 04:39 PM IST | Mumbai | AFP

Diljit Dosanjh celebrates Guru Gobind Singh's greatness in Baisakhi song

Diljit Dosanjh celebrates Guru Gobind Singh's greatness in Baisakhi song

Punjabi superstar Diljit Dosanjh celebrated Baisakhi by releasing a devotional song, 'Baaj Te Ghoda', recalling the consecration of the Khalsa Panth by Guru Gobind Singhji on this day in 1699

13 April,2024 05:04 PM IST | Mumbai | IANS

Australian DJ FISHER mesmerises Indian audiences in Mumbai on Friday in Worli

Australian DJ FISHER mesmerises Indian audiences in Mumbai on Friday in Worli

The venue buzzed with excitement as Fisher took the stage, belting out his powerful anthem hits such as ‘Losing It’, ‘Take It Off’, ‘Stop It’, ‘Crowd Control’ and ‘Freaks’ spanning across two-hour hours

13 April,2024 04:38 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

Gudi Padwa 2024: Women in traditional attires take part in Shobha Yatra

    Gudi Padwa 2024: Women in traditional attires take part in Shobha Yatra

    The vibrant and joyous festival of Gudi Padwa was celebrated by Hoisting the traditional Gudi and prayer to it on the New year for the Hindus on Gudi Padwa in Mumbai on 9th of April. People were seen participating in the Shobha Rally. Women were seen dressed in traditional attire and  participated in the Rally to mark the Marathi New Year Gudi Padwa. They danced their hearts out on the beats of dhol and nagadas. The festival was celebrated with full vigor and enthusiasm. Gudi Padwa ocassion signals yeh onset of the warmer days and the spring season. This year Gudi Padwa has coincided with the first day of the Chaitra Navratri and festivals like Sajibu Cheiraoba, Navreh, Cheti Chand and Ugadi that are celebrated in different parts of the country. 

    09 April,2024 12:59 PM IST
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