RIDE TO SIX PLACES TRENDING IN MEDIA

RIDE TO SIX PLACES TRENDING IN MEDIA

On a quiet Sunday afternoon, Indian media went berserk. The news was about the death of a young Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. An army of Journalist representing various news channels were reporting from the scene of tragedy.

The non-stop, high decibel coverage with reporters screaming out of their lungs has been a pounding on the audience eardrums.

In four months, the case of the actors death has taken dramatic turns on the legal high ground and become a political slug-fest. I made an informal visit to six places in the city which are connected to the case.

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BOLLYWOOD ACTORS PUT THEIR FOOT-DOWN, UNDERTAKE THE AWKWARD PATH

BOLLYWOOD ACTORS PUT THEIR FOOT-DOWN, UNDERTAKE THE AWKWARD PATH

Glamour, Luxury, Extravagant Sets, Parties and Paparazzi. This lifestyle is a Passé for the Bollywood Actors as recent incidents has compelled many to bring out their True Side.

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RECREATIONAL CYCLING ACCELERATES IN MUMBAI, CONSUMERS RUSH TO CYCLE SHOPS

RECREATIONAL CYCLING ACCELERATES IN MUMBAI, CONSUMERS RUSH TO CYCLE SHOPS

Post the application of partial relaxation in lockdown, bicycle ridership has surged in Mumbai city complementing growth to retail business during unlock 1.0 (June 2020).

Cycling is the new fad – freedom from homesickness, fitness ritual and vehicle for social distancing.

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SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR

SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR

The Pandemic has redefined whom we consider our Heroes. Captain America, Spiderman, Thor, James Bond, Wonder Woman and alike stand relegated and we have found the real and deserving Heroes who are actually saving the world. Continue reading “SUREKHA RAGHUNATH – HEALTH CARE CYCLING WARRIOR”

PLANT BOYS: DELIVERING FRESH OXYGEN ON BICYCLES

PLANT BOYS: DELIVERING FRESH OXYGEN ON BICYCLES

STREET CYCLIST OF MUMBAI.

For an e-shopper, it is convenient to order plants online and get them delivered at their doorstep. Through Virtual platforms, gifting plants on special occasions is another possibility with a click of a button. Online shopping helps save time and travel cost, allows quick comparisons, get the best deals, redeem coupons and provides payment options that add-ups to the credit card points. Continue reading “PLANT BOYS: DELIVERING FRESH OXYGEN ON BICYCLES”

A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN

A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN

Never in my life I had imagined that human society will face such unprecedented time. And never had I anticipated to receive a massive outburst of bad news from almost all quarters of the globe. Continue reading “A HEALTH CARE WARRIOR WHO CYCLES TO WORK DURING LOCKDOWN”

WEST COAST RIDERS CELEBRATES 1ST ANNIVERSARY WITH HOLI RIDE

WEST COAST RIDERS CELEBRATES 1ST ANNIVERSARY WITH HOLI RIDE

‘West Coast Riders’ an avid cycling group in Mumbai concluded its 1st anniversary by celebrating the colorful festival of Holi. In a multi-cycling club ride, cyclists from all corners of the city gathered near the famous R.K. Laxman Statue at Worli Sea-face in Mumbai, sharing festive greetings and conversations over tea, coffee and breakfast. Continue reading “WEST COAST RIDERS CELEBRATES 1ST ANNIVERSARY WITH HOLI RIDE”

THIRST IS FELT THE MOST WHEN THE TAP GOES DRY

THIRST IS FELT THE MOST WHEN THE TAP GOES DRY

It’s 08:30 am and my mother is looking out for Vishnu. With the keys of water pump in his possession, he is the main man in our building. Every morning, Vishnu opens the central tap of the overhead tank from which the water is released through the taps in our house. But Vishnu has to wait for the tank to first get refilled with water supplied through municipality connection. Continue reading “THIRST IS FELT THE MOST WHEN THE TAP GOES DRY”

CYCLE TO CAFE IRANI CHAII AND GET 10% DISCOUNT

CYCLE TO CAFE IRANI CHAII AND GET 10% DISCOUNT

When the British departed India, they left behind a legacy of ‘Tipping’. It means, a customer voluntarily offers a sum of money after availing a service. Typically, this culture is more prevalent in hotel industry. Tipping an American worker is appreciated as informal wages is an accepted idea. But in Japan, it’s against their etiquette’s as their philosophy believes good service should be expected in the first place. China has no tipping culture, Singapore does not believe in receiving gratitude’s, in UK it’s customary to tip and in India the practice is quite frequent. Continue reading “CYCLE TO CAFE IRANI CHAII AND GET 10% DISCOUNT”