“I like to stay positive and spread happiness”: Aditi Rao Hydari - April 2021

Dear Readers,
Gracing our cover this April is the stunning Aditi Rao Hydari, who talks to us about her time during the lockdown, upcoming projects and more. The actress who has worked in both Hindi and South Indian films has proved that she has both talent and tenacity along with a spirit of adventure over the years. Read our Cover Story to find out what this gorgeous actress has planned for the future.

India now has two COVID-19 vaccines – Covishield and Covaxin – being shipped around the country and making it into people’s arms. Both meet the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s threshold for protecting people from the disease. Yet the Covishield is 81.3% efficacious, while Covaxin is 80.6% efficacious, which may make it tempting to rank them and assume one is less protected than the other. But that’s not the case! In this month’s Feature Story, we break down what COVID-19 vaccines effectiveness means, their side-effects, controversies and homoeopathic perspectives in coronavirus! Read more for full details.

Turn to People in Focus as we clue you into Rajesh Pratap Singh’s work, a noted fashion designer and the current creative director of Satya Paul. Known for his androgynous clothing, use of handloom in unique ways and flawless finishing, Rajesh talks to us about his collection and more. We also speak about the celebrated interior designer and the creative director and founder of Casa Paradox luxe, Raseel Gujral Ansal.

Last but not least, check our Grand Getaways, where actress and model Aditi Sharma shares travel tales of her trip to Turkey!

And tell us what you think. If you have any suggestions, comments or queries, please e-mail me at publisher@you-and-i.com.

Best Wishes,

Huma Bilgrami Latif