October 22, 2019
the fully loaded magazine
Eat, Pray, Live
Thin on patient detail and emotional heft, Pamuk’s hero rushes from scene to scene. Major questions are asked, but they don’t illuminate our readerly selves.
Sep 29, 2017
Customs Of The Country
A father and a son fall out over the treatment of the cook; a sloth bear and its owner make another tale. These inter-connected stories are a pleasure to read.
Jul 13, 2017
If On A Balmy Night A Novelist
Amit Chaudhuri revisits Bombay, and collapses into a post-modern echo chamber, where authorship and memory are tossed up. Is this really a novel?
May 04, 2017
Nov 04, 2013
The Shaken Booty
On women, sex, Bollywood’s hypocrisy knows no bars
Jan 24, 2011
A Bigger Yourself
Stars need not be actors. Actors play other people. Stars play themselves.
May 19, 2008
Best And Worst Of Movies
Omkara, Rang De Basanti
pleased these savants. Since they mostly refrain from naming the duds, arrive at your own conclusions by a process of elimination.
Jan 15, 2007
The Trouble With Being Reborn
Oh, to return thus! As the papa of the nation.
Oct 16, 2006
Coup De KANK
'Hello and welcome, I am Karan Johar and this is the news at 9'
Sep 11, 2006
The Defanged Love Story
It may be a many-splendoured thing, but in Hindi cinema love is marred by a regressive streak
May 30, 2005
Out Of Film
"Mumbai does not speak Hindi, so why did Bollywood begin here?" And why not in Delhi? I added to myself. Cotton mills? Had to be in Mumbai because of the moist air. Cinema?
May 19, 2006
Exit Poll Results: BJP To Win Big In Maharashtra, Haryana; Congress' Dry Spell To Continue
'Stop Attempts To Destabilise India Or...: Rajnath Warns Pakistan
India To Sign Kartarpur Corridor Pact On Oct 23, Asks Pak To Reconsider $20 Fee
In Kashmir, Freedom From Detention Comes At The Cost Of Silence On Article 370
India v South Africa, Ranchi Test: IND Close In On Series Sweep
When Asked To Bend, We Turned To Kafka, George Orwell
Rape Survivors Experience Health Problems For Years After Traumatic Episode
Everything Is ‘Normal’ In The Wonderland That Is Kashmir
Blaming BJP For Rot Within Won’t Help Congress
Jadavpur Fracas Godsend For BJP, It Is Set To Crack Open Left's Citadel
Aurat ka Dal, and 99 Other Reasons Why Not to Impose Hindi
Maharashtra, Haryana Record Over 60% Turnout As Polling Concludes
Artillery Strike On Pak Consistent With India's Policy Of Rapid Retribution
'We Will Enter Pakistan If It Continues To...': J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik
Kerala Bypolls: Heavy Rains Play Spoilsport As Voter Turnout Falls To 58%
If Comedy Offends Somebody, Do More Comedy: Vir Das
India Slams Pakistan For Stopping Postal Mail Service
ISL: Bengaluru FC 0-0 NorthEast United | Gyan Fails To Make The Difference
WATCH: Bavuma 'Dances' To The Tune Of Debutant Nadeem In Ranchi
Riches To Rags: How Billionaire Ranbaxy Brothers Malvinder And Shivinder Singh Landed In Jail
Fake Bazaar! From Lipsticks To Toothpastes, Noodles To Milk, Counterfeit Products Make A Killing
Sex, Violence And Abuses Alone Can't Win Viewers, Content Must Relate To Common Man: Manoj Bajpayee
How Manoj Bajpayee's Success In Web Series 'The Family Man' Could Lure Bollywood A-Listers
M-S-D: Three Musketeers Who Engineered Kashmir's Bloodless Coup, But Are Their Plans Sustainable?
Death By Debt: Indian Businesses Are Devastated, Tax Terror Adds To Woes
Spilling The Beans: How Murky Was Cafe Coffee Day Founder VG Siddartha's Death
Kashmir Fireworks Incite Separatist Voices In Tamil Nadu, Will It Sully BJP's Image?