October 14, 2019
the fully loaded magazine
Eat, Pray, Live
Taal Of The Art Work Balance
Bureaucrat-dancers and banker-vocalists: India has no lack of professionals who find time to soar high in the classical performing arts
May 24, 2018
The Outsider’s 90 Minutes
The field was truly home for V.P. Sathyan, the tragic hero of Indian football
Feb 22, 2018
Why Does Doubt Grow On You, O Manasa?
Change is the only constant, even at the heart of arts stabilised by tradition. Kathakali critically examines itself in the mirror....
Jan 18, 2018
Sole Custodians Of Lamplight
Stories by a titan of Malayalam literature speak up for oppressed, unhappy women, but eschew a radical cudgel for a subtly inclusive look
Jan 18, 2018
Songs Of Come-Hither Love
Naina Devi’s personal journey across varied elite strata makes for a great story. So is her early talent as a thumri singer, its cessation, and its later continuation.
Dec 15, 2017
A Divine Finger Pointed At Him
A bright provincial boy gets cozened into being a godman, swings into the spirit of the pelf-and-power ring and then, inexplicably, gives it up all
Nov 24, 2017
Breathing Royal Airs: A Renaissance Man’s Legacy
A central Kerala aristocratic family elevated Koodiyattam beyond the Natya Shastra tenets
Oct 05, 2017
Modern theatre students discover the benefits of classical training in the Koodiyattam tradition
Oct 05, 2017
Seven Notes Of Corporate Success
Here’s how classical music is helping people climb their way up the world of business
Sep 19, 2017
MBA And The Maestro
Management and the arts can go well together. Examples abound even in classical genres of music and dance.
Sep 19, 2017
‘I Had To Search For Hell, The Modern Hell’
Ratan Thiyam, the world-renowned theatre director from Manipur, who won the Outlook SpeakOut Award for Best Artist, reminisces about his life’s journey.
Aug 24, 2017
For all its adaptability issues, the piano has had a century’s tryst with Indian classical. The saga is getting sprightlier.
Aug 17, 2017
The Unheard Symmetry
The last of the Dagar Saptak goes. Dhrupad has to find its way, as always, alone.
Aug 04, 2017
Book Of Stones
Why is modern Indian sculpture a story obscured in shadows?
Jul 21, 2017
The Heavens Poured Poison
Pesticides sprayed from above destroyed lives in the hills of Kasargod. This novel borrows from myth and magical realism to convey that real horror.
Jul 06, 2017
Brush Dipped In Passion
The Sri Lankan modernist George Keyt led a bohemian life. In art, he was as voracious, being influenced by medieval Indian painting, as also Cubism.
Jun 29, 2017
Cauvery Gurgles Alongside The Still Alps
Melody and harmony hold respective keys to music in East and West. Their confluence is an Indian master’s track.
Jun 22, 2017
Tied In Notes Of Amiri Todi
Amjad Ali Khan’s recollections of 11 great classical musicians do have well-known details, but his anecdotes are lit up by a sense of ‘ethereality’
May 25, 2017
Thanka’s Purse Of Drachmas
Part realistically imagined historical reverie, yet rooted in Kerala’s 20th century diversity, this novel is a skilful construction of myth and memory
May 11, 2017
More Than Mere Impulse
A pioneering work on protest music in 20th century India looks into the musicality of IPTA songs and their absorption of genres far and near
Apr 27, 2017
Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo And Michael Kremer Awarded Nobel Prize For Economics
'Abhijit Banerjee Conceptualised NYAY': Rahul Gandhi Says 'Modinomics Boosted Poverty'
Embrace Rao-Manmohan Singh Economic Model: Sitharaman's Husband To BJP
Sourav Ganguly Files Nomination For BCCI Supremo's Post
Dutch King's Visit Indicates India's Emergence As New Investment Destination
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
From Cambodian Polls To Broken Heart Syndrome, Valley Newspapers Carry Everything But Kashmir
The World Is Watching India. It Won't Let Us Get Away On Kashmir, NRC For Too Long
All You Need To Know About Economics Nobel Winner Abhijit Banerjee
BCCI And The Big Family Drama - Craze For Power Overrides Ethics, Rules
'Loudspeaker Of Rich': Rahul Accuses PM Of Stealing Money From Poor
'Mobile Services Used By Terrorists': J&K Governor Defends Communication Ban
Deora Skips Rahul's Rallies, Nirupam Asks 'Why Was Nikamma Absent?'
Ayodhya Case: Questions Asked Only To Us, Not To Hindu Side, Allege Muslim Parties
Ganguly All Set To Become BCCI Boss: Mamata Joins Fans In Celebration
It's Official -- ISL, Not I-League To Be Indian Football's Premier League
China's Support Helps Imran Khan Strut Back To Pakistan
Outlook-ICARE India MBA Rankings 2020: Top Public MBA Institutions
Sex, Lies And Videotapes -- Mantris Trapped As MP's Sleaze Scandal Becomes Kingsize
Outlook-ICARE MBA Rankings: Top 150 Private MBA Institutions
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?