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August 28, 2016 1:20 am

There’s something to be said about watching clouds change colour.

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August 28, 2016 1:10 am

Ever felt the thrill of peeking into personal diaries? Artists open up their deepest, darkest diary entries for an exhibition in Mumbai.

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August 28, 2016 1:00 am

If we were to deconstruct Pammi Aunty, the Punjabi mother-in-law who has taken over social media, what does it say about us?

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August 28, 2016 12:00 am

The “comfort” in comfort food is provided as much by the familiarity of an oft-had meal as memories.

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August 21, 2016 3:17 pm

Irom Sharmila’s decision to break her 16-year-long fast has angered the people she fought for. But now, a truce has been reached.

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August 21, 2016 1:55 am

Every hero needs a foil. Can there be Rama without Ravana?

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August 22, 2016 9:31 pm

In the industrial areas of the National Capital Region, life is tied to the assembly line. But even if rarely, workers clear a space for that which seems impossible: thought and contemplation, and even the artistic life.

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August 21, 2016 2:13 am

If acting was a rite of passage for Karan Kapoor, photography was his calling. In his first exhibition in India, Kapoor’s photographs from a 30-year old series on Anglo-Indians in Bombay and Calcutta, and one on Goa, find themselves in the spotlight.

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August 21, 2016 1:00 am

A parliament of owls has taken over the design world.

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August 21, 2016 12:03 am

Its skies immensely blue and the waters impossibly turquoise, Capri is a curious mix of history and glamour.

Students return home after the end of the classes for the day. The floating boat school moves from one area to another and goes to the children for giving education as the children don't go to the traditional school because of lack of communication during flooding, Billdohor, Natore.
August 21, 2016 8:32 am

Every monsoon, Natore in western Bangladesh is affected by rising water levels, rain and the floods making it difficult for students in local villages to attend school. Government-run schools become inaccessible, making it impossible to travel unless one owns a boat.

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Photographe : (C) Lionel Flusin
August 21, 2016 12:00 am

In its 50th year, the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland lives up to its cult status.

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August 21, 2016 5:49 pm

BlueFROG, an iconic venue that changed the soundscape of Mumbai, is shutting shop next week. One of its founders looks back.

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August 14, 2016 1:30 am

What naked mole rats lack in looks, they more than make up for it in many other vital departments.

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August 14, 2016 1:20 am

Goa is not just about fun, food and feni. It also heals those trying to get over a difficult time in their lives.

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August 14, 2016 2:40 pm

Childhood is precious, and we all want it to be the best for our children. But is it all about dancing and playing in the rain?

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August 14, 2016 11:43 am

Everybody is a little bit racist, aren’t they? In countries like India and Sri Lanka, we can dress it up as tradition, but we do make choices based on race and shortchange our selves.

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August 14, 2016 1:03 pm

As Mayawati defends herself and mobilises her support base, a Dalit-majority village in Uttar Pradesh waits for its fortune to turn.

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August 14, 2016 3:17 pm

A magnificent peacock, he is looked upon as a reincarnation of a Bishnoi saint by the residents of Jajiwal Dhora village in Jodhpur.

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August 14, 2016 12:01 am

A new breeding population discovered in the river Gandak in Bihar is a huge incentive to gharial conservation in India.

August 14, 2016 4:07 pm

As the number of injured continues to rise in Kashmir, four artists depict the anguish of a new generation through their work.

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August 14, 2016 12:00 am

Kathak dancer Aditi Mangaldas on her new production, refusing the Sangeet Natak Akademi award, and the need to contemporise classical dance forms.

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August 14, 2016 12:00 am

The hilsa is steeped in nostalgia and history and, for the Bengali, it is as much about identity as about gastronomy. But what was once a match made during monsoon has now run into troubled waters.

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August 7, 2016 1:30 am

Sri Lankan-American author Nayomi Munaweera on writing about motherhood in her new novel, why the project of fiction is to create a credible world for the reader, and the role of water in her work.

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August 7, 2016 11:36 am

With its bulging, red globules of eyes, the coucal or crow-pheasant, is the stuff nightmares are made of.

August 8, 2016 9:51 am

Chinatown, once the target of much racist resentment, is now a major tourist attraction in San Francisco.

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August 7, 2016 12:00 am

Bezwada Wilson, one of this year’s Magsaysay Award winners, on being the young child who never understood the meaning of untouchability and his campaign to eradicate manual scavenging in India.

August 7, 2016 9:16 am

Just another day in Kashmir for a child is often not about school, fun and games. In this summer of disquiet, violence has cast a long shadow on the children of the Valley.

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August 7, 2016 12:00 am

In her memoir, Anu Vaidyanathan, the first Indian to compete in the Ironman, talks about how a studious girl fell in love with endurance sports.

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August 7, 2016 12:00 am

Six years ago, the village of Malana was nearly destroyed by a fire. From its remote perch in the hills, it continues to preserve a unique way of life.

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August 7, 2016 10:15 am

When it comes to greeting friends on their birthdays, social media prompts are a great reminder. So why does an online message leave us cold?

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August 7, 2016 12:00 am

Ramnika Gupta chronicles Adivasi and Dalit lives through their histories, literature and experiences.

Nathan Lane in the play ÒWhite Rabbit Red RabbitÓ at the Westside Theater in New York, March 7, 2016. The enigmatic one-man show from the Iranian writer Nassim Soleimanpour is being performed, once weekly, by actors who are literally handed the script for the first time on stage Ñ Lane, Whoopi Goldberg, Brian Dennehy and Cynthia Nixon have all signed on for a turn. (Sara Krulwich/The New York Times)
August 7, 2016 12:00 am

A play with no sets, rehearsals or a director — Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour’s global hit White Rabbit,Red Rabbit comes to India.

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July 31, 2016 12:46 pm

In Naxal-hit Dantewada, where the Indravati draws an unofficial line between an area that bears the imprint of governance and the jungle that lies beyond, the rising river waters leave villagers stranded every monsoon.

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July 31, 2016 6:40 pm

KD Jadhav, India's first Olympic individual medallist was a short and wiry wrestler from Maharashtra, who took on and trounced bigger adversaries.

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July 31, 2016 1:20 am

Mother Nature might be a genius junkie, but she seems to have finally overplayed her hand.

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Sedition case: Police say no objection, court grants regular bail to Kanhaiya, Umar, Anirban

The court said that existing bail bonds and sureties furnished by the trio at the time of interim bail will remain in force till further orders.