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Investing in indulgence: Connoisseurs see business in vintage wine, spirits

A wise investor should focus on the really rare wines such as the top Burgundies, said Ravi Viswanathan, director, Grover Zampa Vineyards

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Milind Soman with 101-year-old athlete Mann Kaur showcasing Deivee’s running sari
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COLUMNISTS

  • The death of Indo-Pak dialogue

    No BJP politician or BJP-minded journalist wants to visit or engage with Pakistan. They fear being branded inside their group as having become soft Aakar Patel

    India has no desire to engage with Pakistan on positive issues, it's a one-issue engagement and that one issue stands currently resolved in our ...

  • Dematerialising Diwali

    firecracker Ashish Sharma

    By bringing the culture of virtual spaces to the culture of Diwali, our celebrations differed from conventional celebrations in one crucial ...

  • The collision in our stars

    When a star ‘dies’, matter is recycled Devangshu Datta

    NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory was at the forefront of the many observatories working on the neutron star collision

A 3D model of an inscription found in Dasarahalli, Bengaluru, by ReArk

How Bengaluru is preserving its stone inscriptions

A citizen-led initiative aims to preserve, and digitally document, Bengaluru's stone inscriptions in the face of rampant urbanisation

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The Only Watch auction: See the dazzling highlights

From a titanium Patek Philippe to a Vantablack watch designed by artist Anish Kapoor, the one-of-a-kind timepieces up for grabs at the annual ...

Alila Fort

A night at Rajasthan's warrior fort

Converted into a luxury hotel, the 230-year-old Alila Fort in Rajasthan will take you back into the world of warriors

The artist Madhvi Parekh

The journey of self-taught artist Madhvi Parekh

Why no conversation around Indian art history is complete without the mention of Madhvi Parekh, a self-effacing, self-taught artist