Author: Rohit Maharjan

  • Articles By: Chloe Tong Jia Han

    “The S*x Correspondent”, as she was affectionately dubbed by her previous editors at My Paper (a Singapore Press holdings daily publication), Jia Han has an underage prostitute and several high-profile middle-aged men to thank for her most illustrious bylines. Out of the newsroom, the sleepyhead’s unashamed of her ability to doze off in the most…

  • Our Korner: Delicious and refreshing

    Our Korner: Delicious and refreshing

    Named Our Korner, the contemporary bar-restaurant located at the corner of Ann Siang Hill is all about keeping up with the growing ‘indie’ café culture within our small nation, with other popular establishments such as P.S. Café within the vicinity. Don’t be intimidated by its slightly business-like ambience, you’ll have forgotten by the first mouthful.…

  • Khulfi Bar

    Khulfi Bar

    Ice cream is too common, gelato is too pricey. So why not revel in the unique taste of khulfi, an Indian ice-cream that promises to douse your taste buds, especially after a hot and spicy Indian meal? Khlfi is a rich and creamy North Indian dessert prepared by first boiling milk and leaving it to…

  • Dae Jang Geum

    Dae Jang Geum

    Produced By: Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation First Aired: Sept 15, 2003, Korea Director: Lee Byung-Hun Script writer: Kim Young-Hyun Stars: Lee Young-Ae, Ji Jin-Hee, Yang Mi-gyeong, Hong Li-Na, Gyeon Mi-ri, Im Ho Dae Jang Geum, produced by Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) and popularly known in English ahttps://web.archive.org/web/20070926222836/http://www.imbc.com/withmbc/mbcintro/index.htmls Jewel in the Palace and in Mandarin as Da Chang Jin (大长今), is 1 of the latest products in…

  • Shrek 3

    Shrek 3

    3 seems to be a big number for Shrek. The intervals between Shrek, Shrek 2 and Shrek 3 have been three years each. It’s the third part of a money-making franchise that saw Shrek 2 becoming the “3rd highest grossing film of all time”, according to their official website. It’s also the third blockbuster threequel to be released here recently, hot on…

  • A warm winter wonderland

    A warm winter wonderland

    Announced 4 years after Oblivion via a dramatic trailer, players of the extremely successful RPG (role-playing game) have been salivating over every scrap of news and expected improvements to a franchise revered by the gaming community, and Bethesda Softworks, responsible of the Elder Scroll series, hasn’t shortchanged the community on the good stuff by releasing nugget after nugget of increasingly important details about Skyrim. Set…

  • Soothing Soles

    Soothing Soles

    Blisters, corns and calluses; words that bring a spasm to your spine, and spell never ending agony. Our feet are the most important part of our body because we walk an average of more than 6 kilometres daily and yet we torture them over and over again by wearing ill-fitting shoes. If it’s too much…

  • Master of Prata

    Master of Prata

    Fancy eating your way through more pratas than you can even imagine possibly existed? With approximately 26 exotic and unique prata (an Indian fried pancake) variations in its menu such as the Italian prata, the French prata, which is stuffed with bananas and chocolate and the Chip-chop prata filled with red bean paste, Mr Prata, the 8-month old establishment is a goldmine…

  • The I-Ching of Debra Teng

    The I-Ching of Debra Teng

    Money frogs, koi carps and dragon tortoises seem to be what local theatre and TV actress Debra Teng has been up to recently. In a new reality TV series, Feng Shui Makeover, Debra visits Feng Shui Master Raymond Lo for advice on redecorating her home in the hope of improving luck, fame and fortune in her acting career. Perhaps, known best…

  • X-treme Jamming

    X-treme Jamming

    It was the first time that NP had won in the annual inter-tertiary band competition in its six-year history. Last year it came in second. Organised by the National University of Singapore (NUS) Cultural Activities Club, the JamX finals were held at the Atrium@Orchard on 17 January. The event attracted more than 100 people. Winner “Soul’D Out”,…