August 06, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
This tribute to lower caste Mrdangam makers, who had an unequal relationship with Brahmin artistes, is an important social history of music
Jul 31, 2020
Justice Repaid In Bitter Dividends
A Tamil classic doesn’t extol the central act of class violence; it speaks of life and futility
Feb 05, 2020
Pro Patria Mori Meets Fire-And-Brimstone
The winds are favourable...Savarkar is enveloped in a biographic embrace. Sampath is digressively elaborate; Purandare is concise and critical. Both are sympathetic.
Oct 23, 2019
Periyar EV Ramasamy -- The Man Who Opposed Mahatma Gandhi's Idea Of India
Not as famous like a Jinnah or Ambedkar, Periyar fervently criticised Mahatma Gandhi but his extraordinary journey is not well documented, writes Tamil author PA Krishnan
Sep 26, 2019
Lengthening Shadow Of The Lifelong Quester
Accessible, humane, unsparingly critical—this is a clear-headed account of the years that made the Mahatma, with a few curious absences
Oct 17, 2018
Swords And Chandeliers
The Bahmanis, Vijayanagara, Shivaji...a fine history of the Deccan bristles with cruel and grand potentates, frustrated Mughals and snooty Persians
Aug 29, 2018
Between Avidya And Maya
A lucid book on this greatest of Indian philosophers is to be lauded. But the attempt at a scientific validation of the assertion about Brahman falls flat.
Jun 20, 2018
Sectarian Fire Burns
Sangam-era violence was of tribal variety. Later it was between religions. Today, it’s caste riots that mostly erupt in Tamil Nadu.
Dec 21, 2017
History’s Forgotten Nuts
For a book set during the times of Rajendra Chola, Empire teems with the most ghastly anachronisms. Yet it tells an engaging story with some verve.
Sep 29, 2017
India's Coronavirus Count Crosses 2 Million-mark; Death Toll Surges Past 41,000
After Beirut Explosion, 700 Tonnes Chemical Stored In Chennai Sparks Fear; ‘It’s Safe’, Says Customs
Tussle With Officials, Political Vacuum & 2 Statements: What Led To Sudden End Of Murmu’s J-K Term?
The Entirety Of Success Of NEP 2020 Depends On Research Excellence By Faculty
CBI Files FIR In Sushant Singh Death Case, Names Rhea Chakraborty As Accused
Naseem Shah, Shaheen Afridi Have Talent To Be Pakistan Cricket’s New Waqar Younis-Wasim Akram
BCCI's Strong Chinese Links Openly Defies India's 'Atmanirbharata'
A Worn Out
Sees Itself Disguised In New Promises
What Is The Big Deal If Rhea Chakraborty Spent Sushant Singh Rajput’s Money?
Madras HC Sparks Debate On Regulation Of Online Gaming In India
Re-inventing International Cricket In The Time Of COVID-19
'Relief Work During Covid Crisis Gave Me More Satisfaction Than My Films'
Cong Attacks Centre For Deleting 'Chinese Intrusion' Report From Website
The Shock Of The Sensex
'Refrain From Communal Incitement': India On Pak's Ram Mandir Remark
Inflation Likely To Be Elevated In Second Quarter: RBI Governor
Delhi Police Arrests Man Accused Of Raping Minor Girl Inside Her Home
Indian And Australian Cricket Boards To Discuss On Swapping Of T20 WC
It's Official: BCCI Suspends Vivo As Indian Premier League's Title Sponsor
Opinion | Online Gaming Companies Are Suffering Due To Lack Of Clarity On Legality Of Business Models
Opinion | Online Gaming Industry Can Boost Make In India Initiative
From Pac-Man To PUBG Mobile, Why Esports Threatens To Overtake Cricket In India