January 19, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Eat, Pray, Live
Dish As Coquette
Food is an offering. It must be aesthetically enticing for the beholder. Plating is just that.
Nov 09, 2015
Is The Liberal Reader Dead?
An avid reader of magazines and a prolific writer for both Indian and international publications, Pankaj Mishra on the ways magazines impacted his life.
Nov 02, 2015
Gupta has a stellar cast, but loses out on this advantage with his slipshod direction.
Oct 26, 2015
Singh Is Bliing
Proves that all of us are ultimately alike, united in absurdity.
Oct 19, 2015
The Peace Maker
Ravish Kumar’s calm presence, hard-hitting stories, changes grammar of Hindi news TV
Oct 12, 2015
It’s the solid writing, sharp dialogue and the spot-on performances which shine along
Oct 12, 2015
The rough, the raw and the ribald are engagingly portrayed
Oct 05, 2015
Umesh captures the everyday humour, the chaos and din, makes canny observations about human behaviour and lays bare an entire social panorama.
Sep 21, 2015
An Aandhi In Benares
Censors stall a film about the campaign in a poll Modi won
Sep 14, 2015
This jingoistic revenge fantasy underlines that the enemy does lie across the border.
Sep 14, 2015
‘I Have Become Too Fragile’
One of the most popular and credible faces of Indian television journalism Ravish Kumar on life, the universe and everything
Oct 03, 2015
Rain, Thunder And A Temblor: The Unlucky Three
There is a hush and silence in my fields and it scares me to no end.
Apr 30, 2015
Girindra Nath Jha
What's A Film Without Some Food
From a film critic's plate.
Apr 24, 2015
O, Ma! May The Farce Be With You
When bhakti is at its peak in jangly, sleepless Dilli, not all is all that grim. Not even noise pollution. Sometimes, in fact, it is so bad that it is good enough to make you weep in sheer joy
Oct 02, 2014
Million Dollar Arm
A sports film with phony feel-goodness and one that is far from inspirational.
May 15, 2014
Street food gone hopelessly bland, a papdi chaat that tastes more like cold porridge.
Dec 24, 2013
It seems like interesting times for documentaries chronicling the struggles of people on critical issues. What’s more they have also been able to reach out to the audiences.
Oct 18, 2013
'The People In Kolkata Make Kolkata'
'You need to know the people. So when I was writing
I made sure you are introduced to every single Bengali in the film. Then whether you like them or not is another question.'
Nov 09, 2012
A bit like
, a lot like
. With Jha one would have expected a lot more complexity than what’s delivered.
Nov 01, 2012
Dara Singh (1928-2012)
He was firm but loveable, good-natured and real. Like my own grandad.
Jul 14, 2012
Cover Story| Tamil Nadu Police: Masters At Smothering Voices, Dissent
I Don't Know Why Centre Delayed SIT Report On 1984 Sikh Riots: Justice Dhingra
Freedom Of Expression In The Time Of Twitter
Congress's 1st Candidate List Features Ex-AAP Leaders Adarsh Shastri, Alka Lamba
'Not Possible, Unconstitutional': Congress's Kapil Sibal On States Refusing To Implement CAA
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
Netflix And Hotstar Accessible In J&K, But Not News And Social Media Websites
Britain's Prince Harry, Wife Meghan To Give Up 'Royal Highness' Titles
Saibaba Birthplace Row: Shops, Local Transport Shut In Shirdi Bandh
7 Participants Suffer Heart Attack, One Dead During Mumbai Marathon
'We Worship Minor Girls': Court Convicts Two Men In 2013 Rape Case
When Mental Illness Almost Claimed Life Of One Of Most Gifted Bowlers
Opinion | Police Forces Are Getting Increasingly Saffronised
Live, IND Vs AUS, 3rd ODI: In-Form India Aim To Wrap Up Series
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 | How Chandra Sekhar Kundu Managed To Serve 90,000 Plates From Waste Food
Is My Most Difficult Film Till Date: Deepika Padukone
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