Sunday Exhale: #NoMore50, Cocoa Snorting, ‘Sultan’ & More
Monsoon showers are *finally* here! It’s time to curl up by a window with a steaming cup of chai and The Quint’s best, breeziest work through the week.
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Kyunki... Textile Bhi Kabhi HRD Thi...
Watch to find out how Smriti Irani reacted when she was shifted from HRD to Textile Ministry.
Is Cocoa the New Cocaine? Clubbers Are Getting High on Chocolate
We all knew chocolate is addictive but now hipster clubs from Germany to Los Angeles are experimenting with a whole new way of consumption – basically snorting raw cocoa, the main ingredient in chocolate.
As bizarre as the trend may sound, cocoa snorting, or snocolating, originated in Berlin and has now become a staple at raves across the Western world, in powder, pill and liquid form.
So what really goes on in your body when you get a chocolate high? It might be legal but is snorting chocolate completely safe?
360 Cam: Meet the ‘Pahalwan’ Who Wrestled Salman Khan in ‘Sultan’
Vikram Behal is the star wrestler of Guru Jasram Akhada in South Delhi. Other wrestlers from the 45-year-old Akhada have also worked in Sultan with Salman Khan.
The director Ali Abbas Zafar asked Vikram to choreograph the wrestling moves.
In the film, Salman fights for the coveted title of Haryana Kesari with Vikram. You can watch the video below. For the full story, click here.
The ‘Mane’ Story: Four Tips For a Happy Bride-to-be at the Salon
Did someone say you only head to the mandap on a frosty winter morning? Pfft, what do they know?
Every season (the breezy monsoon included) is wedding season – which means that, as a bride, you’ll be spending an average of 1-3 days in a spalon. (That’s spa and salon for the uninitiated.)
Here is beauty and lifestyle expert Manavi Siddhanti’s list of dos and don’t for your big day.
Medical Miracles: When Everything Fails, Bollywood Saves!
Damaged brain? Do not worry! Bollywood has a logical cure to the problem and that is – “Brain Transplant”.
5 Reasons Why We Bet That ‘Sultan’ Has a Sequel Coming
You might have recovered from your Eid feast already, but I have a feeling that the Sultan hangover will linger till a sequel comes along. Yes, the film has been in theatres only for two days and trade experts are pretty sure it’ll cross the Rs 100 crore mark as early as on day three. So, if this one doesn’t deserve a sequel, I don’t know what does. Here are 5 reasons why I can bet that we’ll get to see more of Sultan, very soon!
Judges’ Lingo Isn’t All Legalese and Yawns: Here Are 8 Quirky Ones
Indian judges have made a name for themselves in ways slightly out of the judicial ordinary. With each of them shouldering a workload meant for 10 judges, our judges have earned the right to throw some legal sass around.
A ‘Jhakaas’ Arjun Kapoor Plays ‘Never Have I Ever’ With The Quint!
Arjun Kapoor is all kinds of things in this interview – fun, mischievous and completely candid. Watch him talk about his debut as the ‘desi’ Buck in Ice Age: Collision Course, his experiences on DU campus, and his birthday wish for buddy Ranveer Singh.
PS: He also plays a mean game of ’Never Have I Ever’ with us!
The Quint’s Mastani Pammi Wishes Ranveer Singh on His Birthday
Pammi Kaur ne Ranveer se mohabbat ki hai, ayyashi nahi, says RJ Stutee aka Pammi Kaur. Watch this die-hard fan wish her favourite star Ranveer Singh as only she can!
Don’t Blame Kollywood for Swathi’s Murder
Each year, a little over 30,000 people are murdered in India. Swathi’s murder in broad daylight, at the Nungambakkam station, is only one such incident, albeit one that has forced us to finally have a conversation about stalking. And even though Kollywood influences, propagates, and celebrates the ‘culture’ of stalking as a trope for romance, here is why it is wrong to lay the blame at Kollywood’s door.
QUIZ: Are You a True Sultan Salman Khan Fan? Find out Now!
Main dil mein aata hoon, samajh mein nahin!
Are you familiar with the above line? If yes, then keep scrolling.
Sultan is the talk of town this Eid, and before you rush to watch it, you might want to take this quiz.
If you are a real waala Salman Khan fan, prove it right now!
(PS: Don’t forget to share your result!)