SOS: Fish in Troubled Waters 

6th Grade Students of The Green Acres Academy, Chembur, Mumbai, present to you ‘SOS: Fish in Troubled Waters’ a heartfelt detailed report on marine poaching as a part of their school project, led by Aimee Mohan. Their project sheds light on the adverse effects of marine poaching and how it affects human life. Their call for Save our Seas (SOS) tell us what we can do to minimise the damage.

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My breakup with cinema halls

Sonal Srivastava, a cinephile, recounts her love for watching films in the theatre ever since she can remember. But alas, with the onset of the pandemic, she had to bid a tearful goodbye to the cinema halls. Even though she watches her favourite films on the OTT platforms, nothing seems to fill up the experiences of watching a film on a large screen in a theatre. Read this wonderful heartfelt account of a film buff pining for a holistic film viewing experience.

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Can beauty products make our earth beautiful?

Vinisha Sidhwani sheds light on the evolution of makeup and beauty products and how it significantly impacts women to constantly look their best. While she decodes the feeling of inadequacy if we aren’t looking our best, she urges us to be conscious consumers. In our quest for looking flawless, glowing and beautiful, let us not forget to be conscious towards our environment and pick up products that are good for our planet as well.

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My favourite Dilip Kumar films

It is not always that we witness the craft of a legendary performer. The passing away of Dilip Kumar has left a vacuum in our hearts, but his legend will continue to live and his contribution to Indian cinema will not be forgotten. Sonal Srivastava lists five iconic films where the charisma and personality of Dilip Kumar outshine everything else as he breathes life into every character he has played so effortlessly.

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Breaking the misconceptions about Corsets

Ananya Sampath decodes the history and evolution of corsets and debunks the myths of corsets being ‘torture devices’. Did you know that corsets were actually a more practical garment that supported the back, and that’s why women have worn them for centuries? Corsets have a long history starting from the 16th century. Find out how WWI made women ditch the corsets and how even today, these garments have been listed as 2021’s most prominent fashion trend by Forbes. Interested much? We thought so…

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5 practical parenting tips that worked for me

‘Parenting’ – a heavy eight-letter word has changed how modern-day parents are raising their children. Vinisha Sidhwani, a stay at home mum and a Spanish teacher, shares five honest, tried and testing parenting tips that have worked for her as a survival guide for fellow parents. Whether you’re a parent of a sprightly little four-footer or a teenager, here’s something that could help you steer through the day.

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