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Eye 2017


Birth of a Nation

December 31, 2017 1:13 pm

He was 18 and the time for independence was nigh. A 90-year-old looks back at those heady days.

Smells like Teen Spirit

December 31, 2017 12:07 am

Eighteen is when the big transition happens, when the past and the future brim with exciting possibilities. And through it all, there was music, rich and diverse, to make life meaningful.

Digital native: The age of consent

December 31, 2017 12:05 am

Just like porn is not real life, all news is not real news. It’s time, therefore, to come of age in the 18th year of this century.

Deleting the Picture

December 31, 2017 12:05 am

We’re wearing the dumb happy of holiday and wearing it well!

Ratna Pathak Shah, Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar and more: A letter to their 18-year-old selves from the present

December 31, 2017 12:18 pm

What does it mean to come of age? What is an average 18-year-old Indian like? Let's explore the age of promise.

Pictures from the Past

December 31, 2017 12:00 am

Artists remember their perception of art and how their world views shaped it when they were 18.

A Taste of Home

December 31, 2017 12:00 am

What they cooked, or, didn’t, at 18.

Down in Jungleland: Born Free

December 31, 2017 12:00 am

Why are some animals more playful and young at heart than others?

Eighteen Till I Die

December 31, 2017 12:00 am

The old dreams still linger on. Is there any such thing as growing up?

Best of Eye 2017: Stories that made an impact

June 27, 2018 10:54 pm

Dear readers, EYE is not just sheets of printed stories, it’s a journey that each of you take with us, our authors and their muses week after week. We bring to you some of our best stories from 2017, just in case you missed them, or would like to revisit them.


Broken Chariots: Peugeot drives away with Ambassador, leaving behind a ghost township

February 26, 2017 12:02 pm

It was at Uttarpura, a municipal town on the banks of Hooghly river, that the Ambassador was first launched by Hindustan Motors in 1957 and remained in production till 2014.