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February 7, 2016 1:30 am

Artist Salima Hashmi on her father, poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz, curating an exhibition featuring Indian and Pakistani artists and the flourishing contemporary art scene in Pakistan.

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February 7, 2016 1:20 am

Many conservation stories begin with a change of heart.

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February 7, 2016 1:10 am

Adult colouring books pander to a generation that struggles with growing up and yearns for the simpler joys of childhood.

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February 7, 2016 1:00 am

From real-time telecasts to elaborate sets and online model hunts, social media is changing the traditional fashion show.

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February 7, 2016 12:08 am

The selfie project is a feature on the spaces and objects that define our work and home life through the selfie.

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February 7, 2016 12:01 am

British writer Esther Freud on her unconventional childhood and mining her personal history for her novels.

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February 7, 2016 12:00 am

Brenda H X Ly, 45, Buddhist nun, on moving from Canada to Delhi.

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February 7, 2016 12:00 am

Six chefs tell us about their favourite cookbooks.

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February 7, 2016 12:00 am

Actor and theatre director Manav Kaul on how literature shaped his craft, using poetry to break the monotony of prose in his plays and living life on a whim.

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February 7, 2016 12:00 am

Three families experiment with clinical trials that could change the way they live — and the way they die.

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February 7, 2016 12:54 pm

Why does ancient Indian art remain undervalued and little-appreciated? What can be done to make more people discover its enormous riches?

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January 31, 2016 4:01 am

Digital technologies are not solutions, but a means by which solutions can be offered to the crises in our education systems

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January 31, 2016 1:30 am

If animals chose to have a spot of “fun” with us, how would they go about it?

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January 31, 2016 2:39 pm

The engineer associated with some of India’s most iconic projects looks back at an illustrious career.

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January 31, 2016 1:10 am

In Delhi for her new film, French-Iranian artist Marjane Satrapi, 47, talks about moving away from comics and why she continues to hold on to her scepticism.

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January 31, 2016 1:00 am

In Helen Macdonald’s meditative memoir, nature writing becomes the antidote to loss. She recounts the journey that led to H is for Hawk.

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January 31, 2016 1:00 am

Kiran Keshavamurthy, 34, Assistant professor, on moving to Kolkata.

Muslims leave the Ferozeshah Kotla mosque after last friday player of Ramzan in New Delhi on July 25th 2014. Express photo by Ravi Kanojia.
January 31, 2016 1:00 am

Before Delhi launches a tour of its haunted monuments, perhaps, it might be useful to preserve all that has not fallen to ruin.

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January 31, 2016 1:00 am

The Sabarimala controversy can be traced back to the myths that surround Ayyappan and his journey from being a warrior prince to a spiritual recluse.

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January 31, 2016 1:00 am

Looking back at the life of classical dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai, a cultural icon and a woman of many parts.

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January 31, 2016 2:51 pm

Mahindra is the strongest utility vehicle player in the Indian automotive landscape and it is using that image to place a crossover in a segment that’s traditionally been hatchback territory.

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January 31, 2016 2:49 pm

As the “Chalo HCU” march begins, he stands in a corner that allows him a good view of the protesters demanding justice for Rohith Vemula, the Dalit student who committed suicide on campus on January 17.

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January 24, 2016 2:34 pm

Even the animal world runs to a schedule.

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January 24, 2016 1:20 am

Roskilde, an old Viking settlement west of Copenhagen, offers a generous glimpse into a way of life now long gone.

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January 24, 2016 1:10 am

Nearly two decades ago, when Shahidul Alam founded the Pathshala South Asian Media Institute in Dhaka, he shaped a new way of viewing Bangladesh.

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January 24, 2016 1:00 am

Wake up to the literary tourist and her wanderlust. Make India more incredible.

Ruskin Bond, an Indian author of British descent at his house at Landour Cantt. in Mussoorie, oct 22nd 2012. Express photo by RAVI KANOJIA.
January 24, 2016 3:21 pm

For many decades, writer Ruskin Bond has gazed out of his window in Landour and invited the world into his books. On the 60th anniversary of The Room on the Roof, the novel that began his journey, a look at the life of the gentle colossus of the Indian publishing scene.

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January 24, 2016 1:00 am

As 2016 begins, we meet 16-year-olds from remote corners of the country to find out their dreams for the new year, and the realities that hold them back.

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January 28, 2016 8:54 pm

The reluctant graphic novelist, Sarnath Banerjee, is back with All Quiet in Vikaspuri — a fearful look at an imaginary war that brings Delhi to its knees.

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January 17, 2016 2:24 pm

If it’s winter, can good food be far behind? From Bengal to Gujarat, the feast is on.

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January 17, 2016 1:55 am

With 200 deposits every day, the roti bank in Aurangabad is feeding hundreds

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January 18, 2016 12:33 pm

Failing a year in school changes the world as one knows it. Till a song comes along to lift the pall of loneliness and shame of the previous year.

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January 17, 2016 1:42 am

The odd-even scheme is acting as a great leveller of Delhi’s class conscious citizenry, spurring metro rides and carpools

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January 17, 2016 2:43 pm

Chennai takes great pride in what it is — a city where one comes to rest and recoup, before returning to the busyness of life.

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January 17, 2016 7:20 am

Mumbai’s Azad Maidan is a place where people from all walks of life come to protest with the belief that their voices will be heard. Here, life is a slow lesson in democracy and patience, and in forever lingering hope

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January 17, 2016 1:03 am

Artist Shilpa Gupta, 39, and Pakistani artist Rashid Rana showcased at the Venice Biennale last year. In this interview, Gupta talks about the exhibition now on show at Vadehra Art Gallery, Delhi, and how politics informs her work.

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