MF Husain: Long journey of barefoot master - 1 year ago
Till the end, he remained a friendly, accessible soul. How will history judge him? Kindly, I think, because his brilliant work will remain, long after the controversies.
A city stitched of clan tags - 3 years ago
The idea of Mumbai is the same as the idea of India secure in its myriad identities except when one seeks to upstage another.
Sex, news and videotape - 3 years ago
In this media-driven world, sleaze, scandal and private lives are now fair game.
The Indian middle class is striking back - 3 years ago
The average Indian from the urban middle class does not have much to do with the police, or rather does not want much to do with the police.
Finally, crime fiction for the new millenium - 3 years ago
Larsson's Sweden is a place where the government turns a blind eye while powerful scamsters bilk the exchequer.
The art of turning a film into a script - 3 years ago
Nasreen Munni Kabir has emerged as an indefatigable chronicler of popular Hindi cinema.
The birth of many states has been bloody - 3 years ago
People of the new Telangana state, as and when it will be formed, will see TCR and others as martyrs.
The Wiki experiment takes us back to the future - 3 years ago
The Greek word for the people is demos, whence the word democracy, rule by the people. Ergo we can conclude that democracy is rule of the vulgar masses. QED.
The curse of the brazen, shameless Indian politician - 3 years ago
Consider Kalyan Singh, a man who has made a career out of flip-flops. When he was the UP CM, he couldnt stop the Babri Masjid demolition.
Laurel & Hardy are passé - 3 years ago
Reinventing yesteryear films by giving them a fresh appeal will keep the idea alive.