articles by Mukta Lad

Life

Unless Honey Singh is your child’s local guardian, he owes you nothing

How your kids turn out is no one's fault; sometimes not even your own. It's about time you stopped blaming Honey Singh for everything.

Entertainment

Amitabh Bachchan elated with polio eradication in India

Amitabh Bachchan, who is the goodwill ambassador for polio UNICEF campaign, is happy that the disease is finally eradicated from India.

Life

Two spoons of dal and a grandmom that won't give up: O&M's new ad

Very rarely do we come across a commercial that should come with a spoiler alert, just like in whodunit movies. How often does one encounter an ad where the viewer can't guess the product right until the end, but once he knows, he realizes that it was the simplest connect in the world?

Life

Cannes Lions 2014: 14 Indian entries make it to Cyber, Design, Radio shortlists

Cannes Lions 2014 has announced its shortlists for the Cyber, Design, Product Design and Radio categories. While no Indian entries have been shortlisted for the inaugural Product Design category, a total of 14 entries have made the mark across the other three categories.

Sports

Viral Video: Neymar, Ronaldo, Zlatan battle clones to save football's soul

Nike has just released its latest commercial, nay, five-minute film featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar Jr, Wayne Rooney, Andres Ineista and Ronaldo in their animated avatars

Politics

Watch: Fevicol's 'Crazy Chairs' is the cleverest ad this election season

Ogilvy & Mather has created the most memorable ad this election season; and this is what makes Fevicol one of the most legendary brands in Indian advertising.

Politics

Where will SRK and gang be on voting day? Mumbai or attending IIFA?

Khan isn't hosting the awards or has been announced as performing at the ceremony, he has six nominations, making chances of his presence at Tampa Bay fairly high.

World

Missing Malaysia jet: The curious disappearance of the name 'Boeing' from news

What strikes one as odd is how ‘Boeing’ is so conspicuously low-key in this entire incident.

Life

Keeping up with the Virtual Joneses

Social media makes people believe they can don so many hats, and become experts at them in no time.