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Issue Date : 15 November 2021


An Evening In Paris: How A Small-Town Girl Took The Fashion World By Storm

Vaishali Shadangule was an outsider in the fashion world. She made it her home.


Stylopedia, 2021 Edition: Fashion’s New Dictionary

Excerpts from A Fashion Dictionary, an experimental work-in-progress that looks at the nature of clothes, relying on the juxtaposition of sartorial research with a subjective and personal account of the author’s relationship with clothing.


In Post-Pandemic World, Fashion Industry Needs To Be More Inclusive And Sensitive

The future of fashion lies in inclusivity, in being a message board for the times, in imperfect solidarities.


Not A Cakewalk: Models Reveal How Their World Changed With The Pandemic

The pandemic closed doors. It also opened new ones. Three models speak about experiences amid Covid-19.


Style In Saharanpur: Mohammed Mazhar’s Journey From A UP Town

A successful designer from a small town writes about his journey in the fashion industry and his team that made it possible.


Wanted | A 'Desi' Model For Fashion Education

Design and fashion education in India needs to overhaul its basic principles, in line with the needs of its climes, culture and people.


Fashion Industry Must Change Its Colours To Survive In Post-Pandemic World

The pandemic forced the fashion industry into a pause, and let it re-imagine existing business and marketing models. The future looks exciting.


Tawang Diary: Memories, Mystic Monks And Misty Mountains

Tawang, home to the Monpa tribe whose paper-making tradition goes back 1,000 years, is being heavily built up today. Can this little hill-town save its heritage?


Times New Roman: Modi’s Meeting With Pope And The Message For Indian Christians

PM Narendra Modi’s personal equation with the Pope relieves India’s Christians; at the G20 summit he promises jabs for the world; at COP26 in Glasgow the premier pledges that the country would attain net zero emissions by 2070


How Gandhi’s Views On Religion, Politics Shaped His Philosophy Of Ahimsa

Jyotirmaya Sharma’s book takes a long, hard look at the miscibility of religion and politics in Gandhi’s thoughts.


Pictures And Words: Holding Truth To Power In An Unequal World

In a world where the media often reproduces the propaganda of the powerful, art—including the art of the novel—must keep alive the truth about the times we live in.


Why India Needs Open Prisons To Revive Its Archaic Justice Delivery System

As crime hurts, justice should heal. ‘Open prisons’ show us the way to a more compassionate society.


A Stitch In Time...How The Pandemic Changed The Fashion World

One of India’s leading designers looks into fashion’s mirror, as the world comes to terms with the twin threats of pandemic and climate crisis.


New Style Sheet: Fashion Industry Goes Online To Beat Covid Blues

Covid pandemic leaves fashion industry with no choice but to go digital, but hesitancy and uncertainty abound


Blood, Tears & Lost Hope: An Afghan Woman Recalls The Day Terror Visited Kabul University

The Kabul University attack convulsed the body and mind of an Afghan woman. What remains are shards of her dreams.


Second-Gen Volvo XC60 To Launch On December 12

The second-gen Volvo XC60 is likely to be a diesel-only offering initially, similar to the S90 and the V90 Cross Country


Govt Promises Higher Incentives To Make EVs Popular

Nitin Gadkari, the road transport minister has hinted towards more concessions on EVs in the future


Woman Police Constable Undergoes Test For Sex Reassignment Surgery In Mumbai

In her plea, the constable had also sought the court's permission to continue to work with the police force after changing her sex.


10,000th Tata Nexon Rolls Out

The homegrown automaker has achieved this milestone in just over four months since the Nexon's production commenced


Delhi Test: Feeling 'Uneasy', Sri Lankan Captain Dinesh Chandimal Signals To Dressing Room, Gets Medical Help

For the second consecutive day, Sri Lankan players have complained of uneasiness due to bad air quality in the national capital.