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Uttara Baokar: ‘Anything that begins has an end’

August 9, 2020 11:06:09 am

The actor, 76, on living through and learning from the dark times of war and violence

How three Mumbai teenagers designed a game for the visually-challenged

August 9, 2020 9:14:09 am

Vision Beyond is based on Kaun Banega Crorepati and took two years to build

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Ten important ideas for Indian restaurants this Independence Day

August 9, 2020 6:50:30 am

Enough of stealing foods from other cultures. Let’s shine the light on our country’s culinary traditions

Remembering Ebrahim Alkazi, a demanding but compassionate mentor

August 9, 2020 6:45:26 am

Theatre director and actor MK Raina on how the late theatre doyen, who passed away this week, moulded minds from across India

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August 9, 2020 6:35:19 am

Do we fight online because we want to or because algorithms make us?

Narayani Gupta: ‘Time and again, Delhi has opened its gates to the helpless and hopeful’

August 9, 2020 11:10:38 am

The historian, 77, on growing with the nation’s capital.

Do animals understand the concept of freedom?

August 9, 2020 9:42:25 am

Since time immemorial, we have kept animals prisoner to our whims and fancies.

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Raghunath Mashelkar: ‘There is no limit to human endurance, imagination and achievement’

August 9, 2020 11:16:17 am

The scientist, 77, on finding opportunities in adversity and remaining an optimist

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Bishan Singh Bedi: ‘With years, this too shall pass’

August 9, 2020 11:02:58 am

The former Indian cricket captain, 74, on the resilience that got him through the 1984 anti-Sikh riots

How Covid face masks are redefining wearable art

August 2, 2020 1:22:58 pm

Indian craftspeople and tribal communities are turning masks into art -- from Cheriyal, Saora, to Mata ni Pachedi paintings. Here's a list


Sibling rivalry in animal kingdom

August 2, 2020 6:35:17 am

Unlike human greed, it's usually the lack of food that makes sibling rivalries among avians and mammals to frequently take a deadly turn, leading to siblicide

How modern Indian matchmakers find partners for the young and the rich

August 2, 2020 12:18:51 pm

With a little help from biodatas, counsellors and the alignment of stars.

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How the reality show ‘Indian Matchmaking’ hides the reality

August 2, 2020 2:31:04 pm

It skips the money deals that greases alliances and the rules that keep women in check and only unpacks selectively what an upper-class, upper-caste Indian marriage entails

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Prime Woman: Why Shakuntala Devi was a woman who wanted it all

August 1, 2020 7:38:59 pm

Anu Menon's film tells the story of a difficult mother and an unapologetic achiever. But it contests that her husband was a homosexual

What’s wrong with the trees of Lutyens’ Delhi?

July 26, 2020 7:14:09 pm

Pradip Krishen on the mistakes the British made in central Delhi’s green cover and how the Central Vista redevelopment will affect it.

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Why the light hummingbird needs to drink its weight in nectar

July 26, 2020 7:10:31 am

How various species of birds evolved different types of wings and flying techniques

Why an Italian pianist has been archiving music composed by prisoners in World War II concentration camps

July 26, 2020 6:55:45 am

Francesco Lotoro: “Music kept them alive. It was to preserve and assert their humanity"

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High heels and bras are cancelled

July 26, 2020 8:12:07 pm

Watches, lunchboxes, belts, suitcases - COVID-19 has shown us all the things we can live without

Run Kalyani is a beautiful exploration of tedium and solitude

July 26, 2020 6:03:53 pm

Geetha J’s debut feature opened the 20th edition of the New York Indian Film Festival

How the pandemic has shrunk the Big, Fat Indian wedding

July 26, 2020 8:10:35 pm

People are spending less on weddings that now feature masks, hand sanitisers and social distancing.

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When will ethnicity stop mattering?

July 26, 2020 9:10:05 am

I’m hoping to see a day when I’m just a human being and my food, clothing, language and art are simply nouns with no belittling adjectives

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In the time of a pandemic, when will we dress up and go out?

July 26, 2020 8:11:18 pm

However liberal one’s notions of beauty and sophistication, COVID and its masks have made everyone equally unappealing