November 15, 2019
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
SC Rafale Ruling: Befitting Reply To Congress, Says Amit Shah; 'Huge Door' Open For Probe Counters Rahul
Lessons From Maharashtra Political Drama: It’s Not Over Till It’s Over
INX Media Case: HC May Pronounce Order On Chidambaram's Bail Plea Tomorrow
From Kartarpur To Dhaka, South Asia Needs To Tear Down Walls To Become Prosperous
2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier: Len Doungel Saves India In Dramatic Draw Vs Afghanistan
One Hundred Days Of Solitude In Kashmir’s News World
How T. N. Seshan's Poll Clean-up Operation Actually Helped Lalu Yadav In Bihar
Domestic Violence Can Be Isolated, Repetitive Or Even Span Generations
Bollywood’s Double Whammy For Bald People Is Regressive, Not Cool
When Asked To Bend, We Turned To Kafka, George Orwell
Rape Survivors Experience Health Problems For Years After Traumatic Episode
'Decision Will Be Taken As Per Our Law': Pakistan On Kulbhushan Jadhav Case
Ex-Fortis Healthcare Promoter Malvinder Singh Arrested By ED
Assembly Elections In Jammu And Kashmir Soon: Lt. Guv Murmu
Indian Man Arrested In UAE After Wife Posts Video With Bleeding Eye
Delhi Police Resumes Work At Tis Hazari Court 2 Weeks After Clash With Lawyers
Air Quality Remains Severe In Delhi
REPORT: IND Vs BAN, 1st Test, Day 1
BCCI Gets 28.3% Of ICC Revenue -- Lion’s Share Of All Countries: Vinod Rai
Riches To Rags: How Billionaire Ranbaxy Brothers Malvinder And Shivinder Singh Landed In Jail
Maratha Marathon: Sena, BJP Stick To Their Guns; NCP Keeps Vigil; Congress Remains Mute Spectator
Is Your Money Safe? Why Indians Are Losing Their Trust In Banks
As BJP Preps For 2021 Assembly Polls, Will It Be Dada vs Didi In West Bengal?
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