January 21, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Eat, Pray, Live
Culture In His Folds
Nagarkar’s long-necked grazing on the fields of literature, films, food and his gift for friendship
Sep 11, 2019
In this week's diary, a playwright and writer talks about her visit to Tarragona.
Aug 01, 2018
We Asked Them For Stories
You will, woncha? By mid-October? While the goddess is straw still?.... Oh, but to count the bellows of the beast!
Nov 02, 2015
Raj Kamal Jha
It would be nice to know whom to praise for this elegant and thoughtfully designed volume
Apr 09, 2012
The Hand-Held Panshot
A gritty docu-style look at the lives of young people, but what is rendered visible is, strangely, a void
Feb 20, 2012
The Clearest Of Sapphires
Jewel-bright descriptions, careful plots and compassionate prose from one of India’s most graceful voices
Aug 29, 2011
A novel set in India that has the hallmarks of what I would call the Indian Wedding Rock Opera genre.
Jun 20, 2011
Using homespun wit and unpretentious language, this little book manages to beam out a more robust message about women's empowerment than any I've read recently.
May 30, 2011
Know India: Learn The Alphabet By Heart
The raised-as-American Giridharadas has a steady eye, but his set-pieces are a patchwork in a big book
Mar 14, 2011
There’s A Googly In My Heart
Much ado about whacking a sphere about—religiously
Feb 21, 2011
Man Enters Lift With Girl. Discuss
The situation. The scenarios. The choices.
Nov 29, 2013
Low temperatures, fog and migratory visitors -- that's what winter in Delhi means for me
Jan 23, 2008
Escape From CP
Connaught Place has become so decrepit it should be declared an art installation. Walking around was a nightmare of broken sidewalks, peeling plaster and gaping ditches.
Mar 20, 2007
One of the primary differences between being a recluse at home versus a recluse in someone else's home is that (hold your breath) you have to cease being a recluse.
Jun 02, 2006
For a professional recluse like me, being immersed in a sea of anonymity is like walking into a cocktail party wearing a burkha. Even though everyone sees me, in a true sense, I am invisible.
May 19, 2006
(I nearly always write at night) (if you stick around and read between all the brackets that will appear in this piece, you may discover why)
May 12, 2006
Last week, friends called to say I'd been interviewed in the March 5th Sunday
JUST A MINUTE feature. Only problem? It didn't happen
Apr 28, 2006
A new washing machine? Salesmen kept offering Rs 26,000 computerised models which would cook dinner and surf the Internet. Too smart for us, we decided.
Apr 21, 2006
"Nude Ellie" has competition. My current favourite alternative name is "Delhirium", followed closely by "Delhicious"...The possibilities are Delhimitless!
Apr 14, 2006
So ... have the capital city's street-side manners actually improved? Or is it just that our security systems (private taxis, modest clothes, no late nights) are watertight?
Apr 07, 2006
Amid Mounting Anger Against CAA, A Political Alternative Is Taking Shape In Assam
Home Ministry Confirms It Has No Information On ‘Tukde Tukde’ Gang, Activist To Explore Legal Options
Nirbhaya Rape-Murder Case: Five Reasons Why February 1 Hanging Is Not Possible
'Negative Surprise': IMF Cuts India's Growth Estimate To 4.8% For 2019
Those Rejected In Elections Spreading Lies, Confusion: PM Modi
Satire | ‘Are You From The Tukde Tukde Gang Or The Khan Market Gang?’
Brave Of Deepika Padukone To Take A Stand When Mum Is The Word For Big Bollywood Stars
Jamia, JNU Fallout: Why Is Amulya Patnaik Continuing As Delhi Police Commissioner?
Dismantling Sheikh Abdullah’s Legacy One Historical Step At A Time
Blog: Constitution In One Hand, Tricolour In Another, You Still See Their Burka And Topi
Is It Kashmirisation Of India? Not By Any Stretch
JP Nadda Elected Unopposed As New BJP President
‘Let’s Talk #WithoutFilter': PM Modi To Students During 'Pariksha Pe Charcha'
'Didn’t Ask Anything Wrong': Man Files RTI On Modi’s Citizenship Docs
Ex-MLA Brajesh Thakur, 18 Others Convicted In Muzaffarpur Shelter Home Case
SC Seeks UP Govt's Response To Plea Challenging Renaming Of Allahabad
'Cannot Do Terror Politics Just Because We Have Numbers': CK Bose
Federer, Williams Duck Downpours At Wet, Wet, Wet Australian Open
ODI Rankings: Kohli Takes Top Batting Slot, Bumrah Leads Among Bowlers
Police Imperil The People They Are Supposed To Protect
From Decorated Cop To Militants’ Aide: Chequered Record Of Arrested J&K DSP Davinder Singh
Nutrition Warriors | Prasanth Nair's Masterstroke That Arrested Hunger In A Wayanad Tea Estate
They Just Hate Dissent, How North East Police Flexes Its Muscle Or Is It The BJP?
Amid 'Civil Disobedience', Kargil Revolts Against Leh, Kashmir On Thin Ice
Road To Khalsa
Delay In Opening Jagannath Temple's Ratna Bhandar Sullying Naveen Patnaik's Transparency Mantra
Political Tug-O-War Over Tipu Sultan Leaves Students, Teachers In The Lurch