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Prime Number: Women mathematicians speak about surviving in a man’s world

The mathematical tradition in India has been robust since the time of Aryabhata and contemporary women mathematicians occupy central positions in it.


Rashid Jahan: A Spark That Lit the Fire

A biography brings to life the forgotten Progressive Urdu writer, Rashid Jahan, whose stories opened the doors to the zenana


A Train Stops at Naharlagun

Days before the first passenger train to Arunachal Pradesh was suspended, we took a ride from Tezpur to naharlagun to find excitement and curiosity, and conflicted feelings about the railway line — and the outsiders it would bring.


Down in jungleland: A Hiss in the Dark

We fear snakes, and yet worship them, defang them and even wear their skins.


Why we Indians should just stop munching endlessely

Whether it’s at the movies, malls or airports, Indians love to eat out.


Amsterdam: What’s picture perfect, and what’s not

From picturesque canals, contemporary dining to a bustling art scene, Amsterdam has something for everyone


Food innovations that will surprise you

Indian chefs are taking something old and something borrowed to create something new.


Care for a pair of eco-friendly jeans?

With designers experimenting with fabrics and brands toeing the eco-sensitive line, your favourite blue denims are set to get an organic makeover.


Return of the Spice Girl

In her latest avatar as a politician, Rakhi Sawant jumps on the campaign wagon and promises swift action to those who care to listen to her.


Nature, by the Glass

Take your children on wine tasting tours. Oenotourism is not only about the bubbly.

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Scripting Their Stories

The first Gondi font developed by a Bhopal-based undergrad student seeks to empower the Gond tribals of central India.


Down in jungleland: Hunters in Our Garden

Out there, creatures are either stalking, chasing or ambushing their lunches and dinners every hour.


To the manner born: The Lost Art of Conversation

The one rule to a good chat is that of listening, peppered with different strategies for different people.


‘My writing is well received because it’s funny and truthful’

Hanif Kureishi on his new book, The Last Word, his ‘shocking’ last visit to India, his growing up years in punk London and why every book about two writers is not a slice of Naipaul-French’s life. Excerpts:


Top of the mind: While You Were Reading

How you engage with a book is indicative of who you are and what your life is like.


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