A witty friend and a generous mentor, Akbar Padamsee was an artist who merged philosophy, aesthetics in his work.
An Englishman in Bangkok, Lawrence Osborne's dark, stylish novels have earned him parallels with Graham Greene - the comparison fits, in more ways than one.
Let’s talk about politics.
Robert Macfarlane and the generosity of nature writing.
At Jawaharlal Nehru University, I learned to shed my many layers of privilege and realised that there is nothing apolitical about life.
With the republic preparing to celebrate its 71st year, citizens of all ages, led by the young, are singing Faiz Ahmad Faiz’s Hum dekhenge, Habib Jalib’s Dastoor and Rahat Indori’s Kisi ke baap ka Hindustan thodi hai.
From writers and publishers to festival organisers, the literary community is rallying behind those protesting the new citizenship law and the rupture in civil liberties.
Brazilian filmmaker Fernando Meirelles on making The Two Popes and his instinctive cinematic language.
Ever the cerebral experimenter, Akbar Padamsee’s artistic vision grew over several phases
The 94-year-old artist, the last of the Progressives, remembers his friend
A wonderful teacher, a witty friend and a generous mentor, Akbar Padamsee was an artist who merged philosophy and aesthetics in his work to remarkable ends.
Building Blocks: A look at public spaces built after 1947
Forest stalwarts remain unsung; we need to acknowledge what they do.
Be Afraid: For years, the mandate of entertainment has held back Indian filmmakers from darker tales. Horror films, especially, were long dismissed as B-grade, sleazy movies. That’s changing.
Odds and Oven: In a city where there is a slice of history in every street, it is easy to miss the bakery’s unassuming exteriors, and then dismiss the modest establishment, lit up by fluorescent tube lights.
Deepika Padukone on Chhapaak, Shane Nigam on depression and anti-CAA posters. Read the Sunday Eye to read more.
Manjit Bawa’s 1984, in which the artist put the horrors of the anti-Sikh riots squarely on canvas, will be exhibited for the first time next week
Actor Deepika Padukone on equal opportunity, challenging herself with every project and playing an acid attack survivor in her upcoming movie, Chhapaak.
Keeping a dog or cat as a pet needs to be made mandatory. When my sisters and I arm-twisted our parents into getting us our first dog, we had no idea what we were getting into, but it changed our lives forever.
Delectable halwas make bitter winters more bearable.