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Made for & in India by the Chinese

New Delhi: Chinese smartphone maker Oppo is all set to launch new smartphones targeted at the budget conscious buyer under its new sub-brand Realme. It recently unveiled its new range of handsets at an event, to make a bigger impact in the world’s second largest market. Chief executive officer of Realme India, Madhav Seth stated that the new brand is for the young buyer. Speaking to News Today, Madhav said,

Review: Iravukku Aayiram Kangal: Twist in this tale

Chennai: Iravukku Aayiram Kangal has more logic than magic, which other Tamil films lack. Written and directed by debutante Mu Maran, it is an action-thriller that is enagaging. Arulnithi deserves credit for trying his hands at a genre, less tried in contemporary Tamil cinema. Mahima Nambiar and Ajmal play key roles in the movie that is filled with enough twists and turns, which makes it an apt detective flick. Produced

Review: Avengers - Fight gets bigger

Chennai: Filmmaker brothers Anthony Russo and Joe Russo have come up with Avengers: Infinity War which is well-scripted and engaging. With the entire Marvel Comics superheros on act, this is quite a challenge to connect each of their storyline with the present. Most of them remain intact and at places technology has added the much needed ‘punch’. The storyline is very simple, the good versus bad. For those who have

French cookware Le Creuset opens outlet in Chennai

The quiet evening turned twin delight for those present at the Sunset Grill restaurant in The Westin in Velacheri Wednesday. The food-and-wine event was held to launch the 100-year-old cookware brand, Le Creuset, in Chennai and to announce Sunset Grill’s new menu. The French cookware brand has arrived in Chennai and opened its store at Palladium Mall, Velacheri. The lazy evening turned out to be energetic with a live cookout

Ambassador Pallava fest to mark World Idli Day

Idlis are part of our daily meal. This simple steamed food is either eaten for breakfast or dinner with various accompaniments. As part of World Idli Day (30 March), Hotel Ambassador Pallava is having an idli festival till 1 April at their The Society Restaurant. There will be 30 different varieties of idlis all made by Guinness record holder Iniyavan, a rickshaw driver-turned-cook. He holds the record for making the

Paati Veedu in T Nagar offers home-cooked food

Everyone loves their paati veedu. It is one place where one gets to relax and enjoy eating simple, tasty, home cooked, traditional food. There is nothing like eating from our grandmother’s hands. This is the idea that 14 friends have cashed upon. They, most of them NRIs, have come together to open their new restaurant, Paati Veedu, in T Nagar, which serves authentic home cooked food that one finds in