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Roshni Nair

  • Chhattisgarh\'s kaleidoscope of culture

    With the picturesque, open air stage playing host to both legends and little-known artistes showcasing Chhattisgarh's cultural heritage, the Sirpur National Dance and Music Festival was a treat, says Roshni Nair

    Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 5:45am
  • In The Picture: Zakir Hussain

    In a freewheeling chat, the tabla maestro talks to Roshni Nair about his childhood and what to expect at this year's 'Homage to Abbaji' concert

    Sunday, 25 January 2015 - 5:40am
  • We're not sufficiently literary: Vijay Seshadri

    Poetry is an intellectual activity, as rigorous as science and as capacious as philosophy, India-born poet Vijay Seshadri, who won a Pulitzer last year, tells Roshni Nair

    Sunday, 18 January 2015 - 5:45am
  • Partners in crime

    What makes Scandinavian noir a force to reckon with? Roshni Nair talks to Norwegian crime anthologist Nils Nordberg and bestselling Swedish author Håkan Nesser to find out

    Sunday, 18 January 2015 - 5:15am
  • The bread behind the sandwich

    What is it about Wibs bread that makes so many Mumbai sandwichwalas swear by it? Roshni Nair talks to the men spearheading the brand to find out

    Sunday, 11 January 2015 - 7:30am
  • From Kurukshetra to Tokyo: An epic tale

    An upcoming pan-Asian rendition of the Mahabharata is all set to throw new light on India's greatest epic.

    Sunday, 11 January 2015 - 7:30am
  • National Award-winning film on plight of conservancy workers releases today

    A few minutes into the Malayali film Perariyathavar (Names Unknown), a man riding a bike on the wrong side of the road dashes into a garbage truck. Visibly livid, he rants to the truck driver: "You drive a garbage truck. But you act like you're driving a Mercedes."

    Friday, 9 January 2015 - 7:35am
  • Checklist 2015

    From humble, everyday tasks like sewing a button and buying fish to profound life tips like learning how to say no and accepting criticism… it’s all part of our wish list for the New Year. dna puts together an essential guide on what would make a more complete, more self-sufficient you in 2015

    Sunday, 4 January 2015 - 7:15am
  • Mixologists, bartenders tell you how to get over a hangover

    'Restoratives are the way to go' Warren Bobrow, New York-based mixologist, chef, columnist and author of Whiskey Cocktails and Apothecary Cocktails. Also known as 'The Cocktail Whisperer' Precautions:  - Use only freshly-squeezed juices in cocktails. Avoid the ones with corn syrup mixers. They...

    Sunday, 28 December 2014 - 6:43pm
  • Party abhi baaki hai: How to throw a Bollywood style party

    Bollywood-themed parties, just like melodramatic actors and the exaggerated plot lines, are supremely entertaining and fun. Roshni Nair and Marisha Karwa suggest ways to make yours a runaway hit

    Sunday, 28 December 2014 - 5:35am