You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Lifestyle & Leisure

Make way for mini sailors

DNMUM390775 | 6/18/2017 | Author : Avril-Ann Braganza | WC :654

There was a time when sailing was an activity seniors indulged in. Not any longer; Avril-Ann Braganza finds out that there are plenty of juniors learning the ropes
Karl Hansotia loves the water. He started sailing with his father when he was four; at eight, he had toured the TSS Esmeralda, believed to be the longest and the second tallest sailing ship; by nine, he could swim in the sea. Three months ago, Karl formally learnt to sail, which he describes as “an easy task since dad had already taught me the basics”. The 11-year-old adds, “I love the sea and sailing - the speed at which the boat goes, how the sails catch the wind, and spotting dolphins.”
Unlike Karl, Anaushka Dantra feared the water, but was introduced to the course (and to sailing) by her father’s friend. Her 13-year-old brother Keyan had registered for the course and after the orientation, Anaushka and her twin Ashoi signed
Read full story

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Lifestyle & Leisure

Referencing Lily-Rose Depp’s style...
DNMUM401424 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Manish D Mishra | WC :679

In a short span of time, Lily-Rose Depp has become the metaphor for the au courant French girl cool. When you are the daughter of Vanessa Paradis and Johnny Depp, style is something which comes to you naturally. In early 2015, she owned the red carpe
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Kala chashma jachda hai
DNJAI82562 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Anita Hada Sangwan | WC :511

Winters are here and as more and more events will now be held in the open, the guests basking in the sunlight will have more to flaunt than just the latest fashion in clothes. Yes, shades are the accessory to watch out for this season. And are

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Punjab da Puttar
DNJAI82563 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Kopal Batra | WC :555

 Celebrity Chef Vikas Khanna was in the Pink City on Tuesday, for some utensil shopping for his upcoming culinary museum. During his short visit to the city, he also shot for two magazine covers and one of them was with Hawa Mahal in the backd

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

It’s all in her head
DNDEL12038 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chandrima Pal | WC :531

If the recent spate of popular web and TV shows are anything to go by, the darkest recesses of a woman’s mind make for compelling drama. And sometimes, it is here, in that seemingly inaccessible corner of her mind, you are likely to find the wilde

Add To LightboxCalculate Price