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    August 27, 2016, Saturday

    Boss and the 'bro code'

    Flipkart chairman Sachin Bansal calmed employees' nerves over the recent high-profile exits from the company by speaking about an ...

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    August 27, 2016, Saturday

    A meme for every mood

    One the most interesting aspects of the topic at hand is the pronunciation of the word itself

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    August 26, 2016, Friday

    Keya Sarkar: The joys of growing your own food

    We approached a farmer, who was willing to do the real work, and our friend and we agreed to share the costs and split the ...

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    August 26, 2016, Friday

    Mitali Saran: House of horrors

    Every day, we face the loss of our own humanity

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    August 20, 2016, Saturday

    Etonnez-nous!

    Calling Andrews a movie critic is a bit like calling Arnold Schwarzenegger a bodybuilder

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    August 16, 2016, Tuesday

    Nilanjana S Roy: Reading India in 1947

    As 1947 began, Geeta Dutt sang Mera Sunder Sapna Beet Gaya across North Indian cinema theatres - the film was Do Bhai, the ...

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    August 13, 2016, Saturday

    Olympics and identity

    Religion was also a source of conflict at the Games and the reason they came to be banned sometime in 393 AD

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    August 13, 2016, Saturday

    The Pokemon conundrum

    Pokemon Go is the first real success story of augmented reality technology

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    August 06, 2016, Saturday

    The Raj deglamourised

    Ferdinand Mount's Tears of the Rajas and Jon Wilson's India Conquered emphasise the egregious aspects of British rule

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    August 06, 2016, Saturday

    Through a glass darkly

    Based on two short stories by Waryam Singh Sandhu, the director connects two nearly disparate stories to show the grisly paranoia ...

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    August 01, 2016, Monday

    Nilanjana S Roy: The boy who grew up

    Mrs Darling came to the window, for at present she was keeping a sharp eye on Wendy. She told Peter that she had adopted all the ...

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    July 30, 2016, Saturday

    Art for the proletariat

    A retrospective and accompanying exhibition in New Delhi, Reina Sofia and New York have done much to consolidate Nasreen ...

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    July 29, 2016, Friday

    Shuma Raha: Star Trek at 50

    Star Trek Beyond is visually spectacular - with stunning special effects and gazillions of zero-gravity action

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    July 29, 2016, Friday

    Kishore Singh: My umbrella woes

    New Delhi has a snobbish indifference towards umbrellas, or rain, or both, which is why almost no one else seems to have any

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    July 23, 2016, Saturday

    Great Indian male gaze

    The unsettling gaze of the Indian male towards women in the post-2000 cinema has been very one-dimensional. Apart from ...

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    July 18, 2016, Monday

    Nilanjana S Roy: Diary of a W-grade writer

    News item: "As a pilot project, the culture ministry has already graded 185 artistes into three categories - O (Outstanding), P ...

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    July 16, 2016, Saturday

    The river has a voice

    Rivers are sacred in India still, but we seem to have lost our ability to treat them as fellow humans

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    July 16, 2016, Saturday

    Being polecat

    A high number of furries who skritch on Omegle are not even costumed, they are just bearded men wearing glasses resembling

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    July 15, 2016, Friday

    Mitali Saran: Aliens at home

    The trust deficit in Kashmir comes from the empathy deficit

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    July 09, 2016, Saturday

    Wine consumers

    It would be interesting to see how habits and attitudes towards wine change over the next five to ten years

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    August 27, 2016, Saturday

    Catalogue conundrum

    Husain was so prolific that his works continue to fetch up in the market, to be routinely traded, but very few of them are of ...

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    August 26, 2016, Friday

    Mitali Saran: House of horrors

    Dana Majhi's walk home is a shrivelling indictment of our humanity and of our priorities

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    August 26, 2016, Friday

    Kishore Singh: Working girl in the city

    When she decided to accept an assignment in Gurgaon, we told our daughter she might have commuting issues, considering we live in ...

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    August 20, 2016, Saturday

    A toast to Cabernet Sauvignon

    Among the better Cabs I've come across is the Honig Napa Cabernet Sauvignon. The 2010 vintage is rated 'outstanding' by Wine ...

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    August 19, 2016, Friday

    Mitali Saran: 5 rings to bind them all

    The Olympics have inspired me to start exercising again

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    August 13, 2016, Saturday

    We are the world

    Are we better off than we were yesterday? Look at our home

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    August 13, 2016, Saturday

    A photo-op to promote the arts

    It only requires a little push for art to become more visible - Prime Minister Modi taking selfies with works by masters could be ...

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    August 09, 2016, Tuesday

    Mihir S Sharma: Rohith Vemula's timeless timeline

    From 2008 till his death, Vemula was a frequent poster on Facebook; and now, thanks to Juggernaut Books, we have a chance to read ...

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    August 06, 2016, Saturday

    The taste of wine lies in the glass

    The Framingham Classic Riesling 2013 (Rs 3,109 in Bengaluru) is a classic New Zealand off-dry style wine, with rich fruit and ...

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    August 05, 2016, Friday

    Mitali Saran: Dear John letter to the USA

    It was nice knowing you

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    July 30, 2016, Saturday

    Thinking Bollywood

    In a recent interview with Hindustan Times, actor Naseeruddin Shah shared his opinion of Rajesh Khanna, the late 1960s superstar

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    July 29, 2016, Friday

    Sunil Sethi: Raza's contemplative quest

    Syed Haider Raza's contemplation of the bindu is a recurring, almost obsessive theme in his vast oeuvre

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    July 29, 2016, Friday

    Keya Sarkar: Doctor 'Do-littles'

    In all my years in Mumbai I cannot recollect my colleagues falling ill or being indisposed as often as my co-workers in ...

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    July 23, 2016, Saturday

    Organic wine, anybody?

    Organic wines are made from grapes grown without the use of actificial (chemical) fertilisers, pesticides, weedicides and ...

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    July 22, 2016, Friday

    Mitali Saran: Silver anniversary reunion

    This is certainly a nice school I apparently went to

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    July 16, 2016, Saturday

    Dancing hands

    Those dancing hands sometimes pop up in my head and life, through all its misery and madness, appears beautiful again

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    July 16, 2016, Saturday

    Global recognition

    A set of Mukherjee's collages have been mounted at the Tate Modern in London

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    July 16, 2016, Saturday

    We, the undersigned

    All ministries use the Ashokan four-lion national symbol, but look at the meaningless variations in lettering, proportion and ...

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    July 12, 2016, Tuesday

    Mihir S Sharma: City of books

    London used to be a city of bookshops; but it is one no longer

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    July 09, 2016, Saturday

    GoT bored

    For all the glacial pace that the current season had to offer during the first eight episodes, the following couple of them just ...

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