Mekhato Podcast: What Seattle’s billion-dollar startups say about the region’s tech industry

Seattle’s billion-dollar tech club, startups with valuations of more than $1 billion. (Mekhato Graphic) Here’s what we’re talking about on the Mekhato Podcast this week: Seattle’s tech community just reached a new milestone: 10 unicorns, privately held companies valued at more than $1 billion. Their characteristics say a lot about the direction and state of … Read more

27 years apart, mother-daughter duo Neena and Masaba Gupta grace the cover of the same magazine : Bollywood News

Actress Neena Gupta has been a part of the film industry for the longest time. Recently, she shared a then-and-now picture of a magazine cover. On the left side of the photo collage is the magazine cover featuring Neena Gupta while on the right is the recent magazine cover of Femina featuring Masaba Gupta. The … Read more

Feast or famine: How restaurants and grocery stores will evolve in the years ahead

Cashierless checkout. Ghost kitchens. And robotic pizza makers. Those are just a few of the trends we’ll tackle in this episode of 2025: Tomorrow, Today, a new podcast created by Mekhato Studios in partnership with Northern Trust. In this episode, we are taking a close look at the future of food. We’ll talk to restaurant owners … Read more

Vishal Singh and Devoleena Bhattacharjee joke about Bigg Boss 14 not ending anytime soon after Vikas Gupta’s return : Bollywood News

Vikas Gupta is one of the many contestants who made a comeback on the show once again after exiting the Bigg Boss 14 house. The producer was asked to leave after he physically pushed Arshi Khan into the pool during a heated argument. Less than a week later, Vikas reentered the house and is determined … Read more

Amir Latif has always been blind?

Amar Latif is attending the Celebrity MasterChef Christmas Cook-Off tonight (Wednesday December 23), but was he always blind? On Monday we saw Vicky Pattison, Christopher Biggins, Janet Street-Porter and Dev Griffin on the first show. Amar Latif rejoins John and Gregg – has he always been blind? (Image credit: BBC) Who is at the Celebrity … Read more

Seattle startup promoting women entrepreneurs is puzzled by Facebook’s ban of its ads

Susan Gates (left) and Kate Isler, co-founders of TheWMarketplace. (TheWMarketplace Photo) The TheWMarketplace, a Seattle-based platform promoting women and diverse entrepreneurs, was excited to feature Askanya Chocolates and its Haitian founder on social media. It was perfect for the pre-holiday push. They had beautiful images of the chocolatiers and messages of inspiration and women’s empowerment. … Read more

Kaun Banega Crorepati 12: Contestant reveals how Vishal Bhardwaj’s Omkara helped him clear BA Literature Exam : Bollywood News

The season 12 of the game show Kaun Banega Crorepati has seen different kinds of people hailing from different parts of the country gracing the hot seat. While on the hot seat, contestants often share their dreams and life anecdotes with the host Amitabh Bachchan. Recently, a contestant revealed how Vishal Bharadwaj’s film Omkara helped … Read more