Ektaa Malik


Theme for a Dream
Fri, May 25, 2018

Art director Nitin Chandrakant Desai on the first Bollywood theme park in India.

One step at a time
Tue, May 22, 2018

While we have to be on guard against fake news, we also must be careful to distinguish it from solid fact-based reporting that’s cynically labelled ‘fake’ by authoritarian governments.

Coming of Age
Thu, May 17, 2018

Harish Vyas on directing a romantic comedy with middle-aged couples and keeping away from stereotypes

What’s in a Name?
Wed, May 09, 2018

National Awardee Shashaa Tirupati on breaking into the music industry, carrying the weight of her name, and being surprised at every turn.

Curiouser and Curiouser
Wed, May 02, 2018

Manjeet Hirani on her first book and learning from our furry friends

Make Way For Khadi
Fri, Apr 27, 2018

A fashion show in the Capital brought the humble fabric to the ramp

Khichdi director Aatish Kapadia: You think of Hansa or Praful and a smile comes on your face
Thu, Apr 26, 2018

Producers JD Majethia and Aatish Kapadia on the new season of comedy series Khichdi, its cult status and enduring appeal. The new season began on April 14 and is being aired on Saturday and Sunday on Star Plus.

Familial Ties
Mon, Apr 23, 2018

The cast of Lost In Space talks about the series reboot, changing gender roles and how family is at the core of this sci-fi story

Kartik Aaryan: New Chip of the Old Block
Thu, Apr 12, 2018

Actor Kartik Aaryan on his recent film Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety, the success of Pyaar Ka Punchnama films and why we need to give more credit to our audience.

‘I am so tired of goody-goody hagiographies’
Tue, Apr 10, 2018

Biographer Yasser Usman on the appeal of Sanjay Dutt, his famous parents and why film journalism today is a mere shadow of an earlier illustrious avatar

The latest edition of the Dubai Comic Con was bigger with a focus on celebrity superheroes
Tue, Apr 10, 2018

This was also the first time that Warner Brothers was exhibiting at the MEFCC. Their debut coincides with the opening of their theme park in Abu Dhabi. While major players such as Marvel, Netflix, Warner Bros, and DC made their presence felt with giant stalls and activities, the MEFCC also showcased local talent.

‘We were always very vocal’
Tue, Apr 03, 2018

Actor Renuka Shahane on the challenges of speaking up, breaking stereotype with the film Three Storeys, and the era of progressive television

Crafting a Business
Fri, Mar 30, 2018

Shilpa Sharma, co-founder of Jaypore, on the offline store and why we need to contemporise Indian crafts

Artificial Intelligence, genetics pushing frontiers of science, we need humility: Siddhartha Mukherjee
Thu, Mar 29, 2018

Mukherjee, who delved into the personal genetic history of his family in The Gene: An Intimate History, a book that looks into the impact of genes in determining one’s quality of life, from traits to mental illness, spoke extensively on gene editing and Artificial Intelligence.

YouTube sensation and illusionist Collins Key on headlining the YouTube India FanFest
Wed, Mar 28, 2018

Collins Key is a YouTube sensation after being one of the five finalists on of America’s Got Talent, Season 8. His eponymous channel, which he started in 2011 has enlisted about 1,478,696,539 views and about 10 million subscribers.

Veteran fashion designer Ritu Kumar on completing 50 years in the fashion industry
Wed, Mar 28, 2018

Ritu Kumar, 74, is one of India’s premier textile revivalists and fashion designers, pointing at a painting placed next to a magenta Banarasi sari at Delhi’s India Habitat Centre. Kumar completes 50 years in the fashion industry this year.

A Cinematic Ride
Thu, Mar 22, 2018

Six of his films — Paula, Cracks in the Shell, The Tower, West, Bornholmer Strasse and In the Middle of Germany: NSU — will be screened during the 10-day event.

Falling Glory
Tue, Mar 20, 2018

Amazon India Fashion Week’s Autumn-Winter 2018 edition ended with a whimper, not a bang

Day three of Amazon India Fashion Week: Focus on fabrics
Mon, Mar 19, 2018

Day three of AIFW saw an interplay of natural and man-made textiles

A Floral Fresco
Fri, Mar 16, 2018

Day One of the AIFW saw a heavy use of winter colours