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Manmita Gupta – Creating a difference with MyCityWoman.com

About My City Woman! My City Woman is an initiative to encourage women to come forward and work on their own. It encourages enterprise among women and women entrepreneurs. It has interesting and engaging blogs on topics that resonates with every woman – motherhood, childcare, managing career and relationships , entrepreneurship and most importantly loving […]

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Lensman Mukesh Apna Mukesh!

Master Photojournalist and lensman Mukesh Trivedi.

By Elsie Gabriel When I met Mukesh Trivedi a dozen years ago I figured out that the essence of good photojournalism is the interaction of an empathetic photographer with the scene. I know most  photographers must operate within  limitations , but Mukesh goes beyond the photographer and the scene, and weaves a story  from the […]

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Interview with Vivek Gilani, founder of Mumbai Votes.

Mumbaivotes.com is a not for profit, independent info-bank and does not support or endorse any political candidate or party. The portal is the outreach arm of the Informed Voter Project – a registered non-profit institution with the Charity Commissoner’s Office, Mumbai under the Bombay Public Trusts Act (1950) – Regd. No. E-27959 (Mumbai). MumbaiVotes is […]

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Interview with Powai Resident Arpana Rawat

Arpana Rawat is a mother of two, living in Powai for last 8 years, she is a extremely busy working professional, but Powai has helped her maintain her work life balance. She has been contributing on our facebook community very earnestly, since our inception in 2008. She is particularly keen on good governance initiatives and has been […]

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Interview with Jayant Mhaiskar, CMD, Aromas.

Aromas is known for its coffee boutiques spread all over Brisbane and Gold Coast. With the beginning of their operations in India in partnership with Ideal Hospitality Private Limited, Jayant Mhaiskar, CMD, Aromas talks about the company’s plans Neha Malhotra (NM): What kind of an agreement has Aromas signed for its India operations? Jayant Mhaiskar […]

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People Talk

In this new section called “People Talk” , residents of Powai talk about their move to Powai and the transition of Powai from a quiet beautiful place to a bustling commercial centre. They share their thoughts and Ideas on how to make powai more beautiful to live in. Here in “ People Talk” residents can […]

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Ashish Mantri

  Ashish Mantri is a CA, when not working, he loves to spend time in reading, travelling, photography – specially of birds & nature, and writing about them A big thanks to Ashish for taking time to answer this interview   (more…)

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Jai Talwar

Jai Talwar is an advertising sales professional, a true connoisseur of music, plays tabla and organizes plays, music concerts, poetry to jazz concerts- a last a first in India. Also dabbles in photography, and music journalism. Here he takes time out to field a few questions on Powai and the website.   (more…)

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Manoj Khatri

Manoj Khatri describes himself as an eternal soul disguised as a writer, editor, marketing professional, son, brother, friend, counsellor, philosopher, entrepreneur, public speaker, social servant, wealth creator, reader, thinker, world citizen, and above all, a human being. Here he talks about his experiences in Powai and offers some sugesstion to improve www.powai.info (more…)

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New Feature called People Talk

In this new section called “People Talk” , residents of Powai talk about their move to Powai and the transition of Powai from a quiet beautiful place to a bustling commercial centre. They share their thoughts and Ideas on how to make powai more beautiful to live in. Here in “ People Talk” residents can […]

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Nikhil Mathur

Nikhil is one of the older inhabitants of Powai, he is been in Powai since 1992.He is also giving Powai, what it desperately lacks,  “good restaurants”. He manages the only Authentic Arab Cuisine restaurant in Powai called “BISTRO GRILL EXPRESS”   How long have you been living in Powai? And why did you decide to […]

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Mythreyi Iyer

She is a CA by profession, who is also a doting mother.She wanted to get connected to moms in Powai. Here is a short interview with Mythreyi Iyer on a feature called “People Talk”     How long have you been living in Powai? And why did you decide to make Powai as you home? I […]

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Parth Sejpal

  Parth Sejpal is the President elect of “Rotary Club of Mumbai – Lakers” chapter.The Lakers pledge to make Powai and Mumbai a safe and secure place to live in. Here in a new section called “People Talk” I interview people and ask them a few questions on Powai. How long have you been living […]

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The East Indians of Powai

There used to be East Indian villages around Powai Lake many a year ago. However little trace of any of these villages can be found today. However very few of the old timers will forget the "Trindat cha san" (the Feast of Holy Trinity). This is one of the few places where East Indians used […]

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Powai Musician

Introducing Powai Musician: Ram Aswani – A Profile In Accord with the Accordion: An instrument that makes you immediately go sentimental, taking a retro route to the old hindi movies, the Accordion or the Piano Accordion, is played by strapping round the chest.The right hand plays the Melody while the left gives the Rhythm(the beat) […]

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