Tribal Fashion 2013

The concept of multicultural fashion always fascinated me and international designers have often incorporated cultures outside their own heritage, into their designs. Combining nature,spirituality,tradition & art, you are bound to get something expressive that will surely appeal to a wide range of people. The origins of tribal fashion are based on more than 8,600 years […]

IPL Clashes!

By Debaleena Paul With 51 (out of 72) league matches completed, the fight to qualify for the play-offs seems to have intensified manifold. Is Season 6 turning out to be the “Whistle Podu” Chennai Super Kings’ tournament once again? The team proudly occupies the top position now, having won 9 out of 12 matches this […]

Travel To Maldives This Summer!

If you are planning a holiday this summer, Maldives is definitely one of the most beautiful islands you might just want to consider! An amalgamation of life, culture, heritage and wildlife, Maldives is the smallest Asian country in both population and land area. Its warm and tropical weather will compel you to dive into its […]

Haji Lane Singapore – Fashion & Food Paradise !

Exploring Haji Lane – A Fashion & Food Paradise! Despite living in Singapore for over 20 years, I had not been to Haji Lane. Yes, I should be completely ashamed of myself! Well in my defense – I’d say I wasn’t really into street shopping till I moved to Mumbai in 2011. Nonetheless, I am […]

“Yaaram” Makes You Wanna Fall In Love

The five minutes spent glaring in front of an open closet figuring out what to wear on a date. A few seconds of silly vanity. Stolen gazes that make you chuckle. Checking his Facebook. The precious late night phone-calls. The silently holding hands. Wishing time would just pause. The beginning of a story. Thrill of […]

Summer Trends 2013

The warmer weather is on its way and it’s time to unleash that summer wardrobe. Now would be a great time to start putting together some stylish looks and incorporating some of the season’s hottest trends. Spotlight presents to you some top fashion trends for summer 2013! Splash of Colours Summer is undoubtedly the season […]

Cricketers & Commercials !

I read an article on the Dailymail UK this morning where the writer said, “Cricket in India was a religion but IPL has made it a cult”. And rightfully put! Cricket is the most popular sport in India. Over the years, the sport has become racier and more stylish.  With the 2013 IPL craze brewing in […]

Elizabeth Arden Gold Ceramide Capsules (Review)

Today, I shall be reviewing Elizabeth Arden’s Gold Ceramide Capsules which I got a week back from Singapore. Well to tell you the truth, each time I start instagraming pictures of beauty products, (most recently this Elizabeth Arden Goodie) my mother keeps shaking her head with a worried look, not knowing what in the world […]

Travel To Bollywood’s Iconic Locations!

If you are a Bollywood fan and if you love travelling, guess what? This post is just for you! Bollywood movies are famous for their shooting locations. Whether it’s dancing in a chiffon saree through Switzerland’s best sceneries to exploring the virgin Prague in Rockstar – Bollywood gives its audience a visual treat, transporting them […]

Yuvraj Singh – The Fighter !

By Debaleena Paul Born in December 1981 to a former fast bowler and Punjab movie star, Yograj Singh, and Shabnam Singh, the Sikh Jat Yuvraj started his international cricket tenure in 2000, as a middle-order left-hand batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. With a one-day international (ODI) strike rate slightly below 90 and a […]

Bollywood’s Crazy Fashion

Some may love their look while some may find it too jarring. Check out some of the craziest looks of our Bollywood Divas in 2013. Tell us who was rocking & who was shocking? Priyanka Chopra Priyanka Chopra wore a Gauri and Nainika gown which was inspired by W.A.A.F. which stands for Women’s Auxiliary Air […]

The “Embrace” Photo Exhibition at Clark Quay

Marrying art and storytelling into visual and narrative-driven imagery, I was enticed last week by some beautiful pictures that displayed various styles and approaches of acclaimed photographers in Singapore. The WPN’s stunning new exhibition, “Embrace” transports the visitors back to the days that most would remember as one of the best days of their lives […]

You Are More Beautiful Than You Think !

Came across this beautiful DOVE ad campaign this morning and I just had to share it. The Dove Real Beauty Sketches campaign encourages women to reassess how they see themselves. Our society is harder on women to be good looking. That’s a fact. This is a video – people, particularly women, need to see. To understand that […]

I am a woman in love: Kareena Kapoor

Kareena Kapoor, who has acted in more than 50 films, has been recently awarded the NDTV Entertainer Of The Decade award. It has been a decade since “Chameli” and Kareena Kapoor has surely come a long way. Looking beautiful in a stunning red and white Manish Malhotra Sari, the new Mrs Khan said that the portrayal of women in Indian […]

Dhoni Vs Gambhir – The Battle Of Captains

By Debaleena Paul Recovering from the IPL-action-packed weekend that shuffled up many of the team standings across the points table. A brief summary of the results this week – Rajasthan Royals beat Kings XI Punjab by 6 wickets yesterday and moved to the third position. Kolkata Knight Riders made a comeback finally (after losing two […]

IPL Points Table

As promised this month, we will give you an extra dosage of the Indian Premier League 2013 (IPL 6) updates! Catch the latest team standings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2013 – IPL Points Table only on Spotlight! If you have not already noticed, we have a new IPL Points Table link on our side […]

Freida Pinto – Style Decoded

She rose to prominence playing the role of “Latika” in the 2008 British Indian drama film Slumdog Millionaire and has appeared in a number of British Indian and Indian American productions since then. What got her also noticed was her impeccable sense of style. Freida Pinto emerged as a style icon, and has been noted […]

Hairstyle – Your Style ! (Review)

Hairstyle – Your Style! “A model must be ready to experiment with her hairstyles”. This was one remark I wholly remember from the time I first stepped into the world of TV & print commercials. Yes, we have to take care of our skin, looks, presentation but one often forgets to give equal priority to […]

IPL – The Journey

By Debaleena Paul Ok the last time we told you how much we were impressed with the IPL Opening Ceremony and the first 2 matches ! What an IPL-weekend, this is turning out to be! So, what is the story behind the glamorous, much-discussed tournament that scoops the nation up to its feet year after year? Indian […]

When Walking Has A New Meaning ..

Hope all of you are having a fantastic Saturday Morning! Today, I wish to share with you a cause, which I am proud to be a part of and I wish for all you to know about it as well. Well, millions of people in the world are suffering from blood cancer diseases. Leukemia, lymphoma […]

IPL Fever Is Back – The Story Till Now!

The Indian Premier League 2013 Season 6 is back with a bang! The opening ceremony was just kicked-started on the 02 April 2013 with full of glitz and glamour in Kolkata. In case you missed the highlights, here’s the story till now! King of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone and Pitbull kept the […]

Gear Up For The Audi Fashion Festival 2013 !

Audi Fashion Festival 2013 promises 5 exciting days of fashion, glamour and excitement. The 5th Audi Fashion Festival 2013 (AFF) will feature top international and Asian designers showcasing their runway collections at the Tent@Marina Promenade at Marina Promemade Turn, Singapore from 15 May to 19 May 2013. One of the world’s prestigious fashion festival, AFF creates opportunities for […]