What Kareena Kapoor Khan in a bandhgala suit can tell us about Indian economy

New Delhi, Jan. 17 -- In late December, a picture of actor Kareena Kapoor Khan wearing a royal blue bandhgala suit, paired with monochrome stilettos and gold brooches that looked like military decorat... Read More

Zane Dalal's notes on conducting

New Delhi, Dec. 7 -- To mark 50 prodigious years, the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) hosted a three-day festival last weekend. On the opening night, the Symphony Orchestra of India (SO... Read More

Opinion | Would you wear an Ayurvedic sari?

New Delhi, Oct. 26 -- I have worn a jacket made with woven stainless steel wires. A one-shoulder dress with a fountain of glass pipes cascading over one side. But I have never worn an Ayurvedic sari. ... Read More

About our Diwali Special: How to light up your planet

New Delhi, Oct. 25 -- Sorry. Sorry for being harbingers of bleak news when you were all set to celebrate. The "green crackers" you bought might just be a myth. Emissions from diyas are negligible bu... Read More

Chiki Sarkar's Nobel run

New Delhi, Oct. 19 -- Chiki Sarkar has fond memories of economist Abhijit Banerjee rustling up "a salad of roasted peaches in Paris" and "a deeply satisfying Kolkata street-style chicken curry" in her... Read More