Exclusive excerpt from 'Stoned, Shamed, Depressed: An Explosive Account of the Secret Lives of India's Teens' by Jyotsna Mohan Bhargava
Virat Kohli has done what many other husbands - now battling socially un-distanced family fatigue - were hoping he would not. A giant new awwww moment for the cricket captain who has always described his wife as his better half.
For this generation living in the social media bubble, easy does it and remorse is rarely part of the vocabulary. Some of the boys threatened to leak nudes of the girls who had disclosed the chats on their Instagram stories.
She came, she stood - right among them - and said nothing. She didn't need to. Her presence made her stand clear.
To my younger daughter, we said, ''He has gone to a good place." Unconvinced, she replied, "But this was the best place. With us."
My eyes, my eyes. Is the Met Gala still on, at least for Deepika Padukone? Wasn't the Barbie Meets Princess that went 'camping' recently not enough fabric and horror?
Hardik Pandya is what happens when we give a bunch of classless guys so much importance that they think every woman in the country is waiting for their text message - oh yes, it's the same to everyone!
Now imagine the pressure on Priyanka Chopra when she gets married in Rajasthan in the very near future
Virat Kohli's brilliance as a batsman is globally recognised but he may need to work harder on the masterstroke - to be a more humble person worthy of being idolised by millions, not just in India but also in other cricket-loving countries, two of which he has now asked a fan to go live in.
The Indian Twitterati was bowled over and that's no mean feat these days
For someone who gets her casual dressing on point every single time, maybe Deepika confused Cannes with last week's Met Gala
For this generation, there is no perfection in being imperfect. You are either the prom queen or a nobody
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's public statements were carefully identical, released at the exact moment.
Manushi Chhillar won the Miss World crown for India after a gap of 17 years - earning her adulation from all quarters.