August 15, 2018 3:58:04 am

A look at the many versions of a piece of poetry so indelibly bound to India's identity.

August 15, 2018 3:36:25 am

On this Independence Day, artistes from various fields choose a work, an idea or a space that to them best symbolises freedom.

While all sections of the prohibition law were earlier non-bailable, several sections have been now made bailable.
August 14, 2018 7:21:10 pm

What ‘members only’ means in the new world

August 14, 2018 2:15:03 pm

Renuka Rajiv’s work — stitching and sewing, monotypes, zines — revolves around a fictionalised self, with surfaces replete with text suggesting non-linear narratives.

August 14, 2018 7:47:01 am

Filmmaker Habib Faisal on his debut web series Home and why telling human stories shorn of spectacle matters to him.

August 14, 2018 12:10:06 am

A festival hopes to raise awareness for the protection of elephant corridors through exhibits and curated activities

Literature’s light in an area of darkness, V S Naipaul dies at 85
August 13, 2018 1:52:15 am

The beauty of his craft was often overshadowed by the controversies he ran into and the views he held about his peers and the world. Never one to spare his own kind, this is what he had to say

August 13, 2018 4:06:32 pm

Writers and critics remember the many facets of the literary great

Literature’s light in an area of darkness, V S Naipaul dies at 85
August 13, 2018 1:28:38 am

VS Naipaul was one of those people who always believe they are in the “waiting room of history”.

August 13, 2018 1:35:50 am

The shortcomings of his non-fictional work cannot take away from the fact that VS Naipaul was one of the greatest raconteurs of our time

August 12, 2018 12:15:25 am

A scientist by training, Bharatnatyam dancer Apoorva Jayaraman emphasises on the need to make dance and music compulsory in schools

August 12, 2018 12:07:07 am

Hindi pop band, Sanam, on attempting to revive the indie music culture and competing with Bollywood music

August 10, 2018 12:17:24 pm

Author Ira Mukhoty takes a walk around Humayun’s Tomb, recounts tales of Mughal women and busts myths around their lives.

August 10, 2018 12:18:10 pm

Kathak exponent Uma Dogra on Jaipur and Lucknow gharanas and how Mumbai made her liberal

August 10, 2018 12:10:11 am

A Bengaluru ‘non-restaurant’ brings an international touch to the Capital

August 9, 2018 12:41:43 am

New Delhi’s Bikaner House opens the cultural season with a two-week festival titled "Scenes from Making of a Modern Nation".

He is known to speak truth to power, says Rahnuma Ahmed on Shahidul Alam
August 9, 2018 12:37:30 am

Bangladeshi photographer Shahidul Alam’s partner Rahnuma Ahmed on his arrest and no space for dissent in Bangladesh

Village Rockstars screening
August 9, 2018 12:15:39 am

Screened at The Indian Express Film Club, Village Rockstars won hearts with its simplicity

Street Smart — a graphic design project in Delhi honouring India's 71 years of independence
August 9, 2018 12:02:40 am

Indianama 2018 injects verve into quiet markets across Delhi, using graphic design as a pliable medium.

August 8, 2018 1:20:24 am

A documentary sheds light on the dying art of weaving in Varanasi- how the practicing artisans took pride in it, and now with the passage of time, the looms, neatly kept, lie untouched.