Elizabeth taylor

A still from the movie ‘Cleopatra’. In the Pensées, Blaise Pascal remarks, “Cleopatra’s nose, had it been shorter, the whole face of the world would have been changed.” This is generally taken to mean that it was Cleopatra’s nose that gave her strength of character and physical beauty to influence and control the most powerful men of her time.<br />

New noses for old

3 min read . 14 Jan 2013
Ourview | Luxury amid austerity

Ourview | Luxury amid austerity

1 min read . 28 Sep 2011
<br />A gem of an affair: (extreme left) Elizabeth Taylor; and the Taj Mahal diamond. Photo by Getty Images.<br />

For a diamond like Liz&#8217;s

3 min read . 16 Sep 2011
Magnum comes to India

Magnum comes to India

1 min read . 10 Aug 2010