December 02, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
‘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
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
Rajnath Singh Now The Troubleshooter For Farm Law Fallout
Amidst Farmers’ Stir, PM Kisan Scheme Completes Two Years
‘Parachute’ Or ‘Lift’, Mamata’s Nephew Is Here To Stay
Decoding Dravida Nadu: Bit Player BJP Gets Ready For 2026 Tamil Nadu Polls
3rd ODI, Canberra: Battered Men In Blue Fight To Avoid Whitewash
India In Australia: Focus On Virat Kohli As International Cricket Seeks Fresh Start
Tour Of Australia: Crying Need For Youngsters To Put Their Hand Up For Indian Cricket Team
Why Jofra Archer, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje Making IPL A Connoisseur’s Delight
Chennai Super Kings' Belief In Shane Watson Surreal, But That's What MS Dhoni Is All About!
IPL 2020: KL Rahul’s Record Century, Yuzvendra Chahal’s Clever Bowling Highlights Of Week 1
IPL 2020: Emergence Of The Team Psychologist And T20 Spinner
Political Twist To Activist Shehla Rashid’s Family Saga
Govt Never Spoke Of Vaccinating Country
TMC Holds Meeting With Suvendu, Says All Problems Solved
MP: 8 Infants Die At Shahdol Hospital In 4 Days, Probe Ordered
Sonagachi The Red Balloon
Delhi's Majnu Ka Tila Gurudwara Sends Food For Protesting Farmers At Borders
Death Knell: Are Ganguly, Shah's Days As BCCI Office Bearers Numbered?
Ban THIS 'Blatantly Unfair' Practice: Chappell
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