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    Game changer
    July 15 | Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
    With legends like Ryan Giggs, Ronaldinho and Paul Scholes participating, the first edition of Premier Futsal kicks off today. The franchise-based tournament will be held across six cities. With accredition from Association Mundial de Futsal and Futsal Association of India and Luis Figo as president, it’s touted to change the footballing scene in the country. From today, 6.30 pm onwards. On Sony Six and Sony ESPN. Details: premierfutsal.com

    At the movies
    July 15 | SPI cinemas
    The fifth installment of the popular Ice Age animated series, Ice Age:
    Collision Course is directed by Mike Thurmeier. In this edition, Scrat,
    the silly squirrel is catapulted off the earth when trying to reach his elusive acorn. He accidentally sets off a chain of cosmic events that result in
    asteroids hurtling towards the Earth, which forces the furry troupe led
    by Manny (Ray Romano), Sid (John Leguizamo) and Diego (Denis Leary)
    to migrate and survive. Details: 42244224

    High voltage
    July 16 | The Park
    One of the most notable names in the EDM circuit, Ma Faiza is back in the city with her Maximum Tour. From humble beginnings on Goa’s beaches to being called the Mistress of Electronica, this African-born British artist promises a mix of progressive trance, dirty house, techno and ambient grooves. Tickets at Rs 1,500. Details: 42676000

    Shoppers’ stop
    July 17 | MadHatter’s Garden
    MadHatter’s Garden is back with their Sunday Souk. With an assortment of organic vegetables, bakes, bags, accessories and clothing up for grabs, the event is a unique initiative that seeks to support local growers and producers. Details: 208362163

    Fresh start
    July 18 | Prego
    Thanks to the new chef at Prego, Alessandro Bechini, Taj Coromandel has an revamped Italian menu. Featuring his signature soups (inspired by his grandmother’s recipes) and mains like chicken with prosciutto ham, the menu has Bechini’s expertise shining through. More on P 8

    Reel rewind
    July 18-20 | Max Mueller Bhavan
    Get to see socially relevant movies at the Swedish Film Festival organised by the Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation, in association with the Embassy of Sweden and the Goethe Institut next week. Dealing with subjects like prostitution, time travel and varied human emotions, the movies to be screened include Call Girl and Belleville Baby, among others. Free entry. Details:28331314

    Three to see
    July 19 | Amethyst
    Head to Amethyst for some retail therapy this week. Its latest exhibition features brands like Khara Kapas, Bias and AnaRae, and celebrates the uninhibited spirit and style of summer with pure cotton and linen clothing, woven fabrics and mesh knits. Expect embellishment with natural shells and mirrors and handmade jewellery drawing from ancient Rajasthani and Kenyan craft styles. Rs 2,000 onwards. Till July 21. Details: 43042099

    Return of Pokemon
    July 20 | Pokemon
    Twenty years after Japanese video game designer, Satoshi Tajiri, created the first Pokémon game, the franchise has taken over the world again! Niantic—a San Franciso-based mobile gaming company—has tied up with Nintendo to release Pokémon Go, a free-to-play, GPS-based, augmented reality game that encourages people to explore the real world to collect virtual Pokémon. Available on iOS and soon on Android too. Details: pokemon.com

    Sole confidential
    July 21 | Louis Vuitton
    Louis Vuitton is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its iconic loafer — the Monte Carlo — by launching its maiden made-to-order shoe service in the country. Debuting in DLF Emporio, New Delhi, the service will be available in Bangalore for four days, starting today. Choose from a range of 13 colours of Caiman leather and three buckle options.
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