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Ladakh: White winter hymnal

New Delhi, March 24 -- The snow lies thick on the ground in Hemis. The snowfields stretch down the valley, past groves of skeletal willows, down towards the Indus. The sky is overcast and a bitterly c... Read More


Vijay Amritraj: 'This sport gave me everything in my life...'

New Delhi, March 22 -- Vijay Amritraj's tennis career speaks for itself. The vanquisher of Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg and Rod Laver remains the highest-ranked Indian singles player (he was World No.16 ... Read More


The view from the top

New Delhi, March 9 -- Now that a bona fide climbing movie has won an Oscar, one that tracks the most breathtaking-and record-breaking-free solo ever attempted, hopefully Hollywood will take a cue. Fre... Read More


Ladakh: In the land of the grey ghost

New Delhi, March 2 -- I would like to see a snow leopard, but if I do not, that is all right too. -Peter Matthiessen, The Snow Leopard. Where is it?" I whisper. "There, look straight up that ridge,... Read More


Beyond the Twitter wars

New Delhi, March 1 -- On 26 February, the Indian Air Force targeted a training camp of the terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad in Balakot in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The next day, the Pakistan air ... Read More


The great dying 2.0

New Delhi, Feb. 22 -- We call them bugs, we call them creepy-crawlies. Lately they've even become gourmet cuisine. But insects, the unacknowledged link that knits together the natural world, are peris... Read More


THE HIMALAYAN HURDLE CLIMATE FIGHT OF THE CENTURY

New Delhi, Feb. 22 -- Rinchen Namgail, 27, is a sepoy in the Ladakh Scouts regiment of the Indian Army. On a short winter leave in the middle of January, he's back at his home in Ulley village, situat... Read More


Huracan Evo: Need for speed

New Delhi, Feb. 15 -- A fast, red Italian car will be zooming through your streets soon. Automobili Lamborghini has just launched its next generation V10 sports car-the Huracan Evo-in India. It promi... Read More


English Premier League: The duel between Liverpool and Manchester City

New Delhi, Jan. 11 -- It isn't a sight you see too often. One of the best teams in the world-some would say the best-defending with 10 players in the penalty box, frantically heading, hoofing and shin... Read More


Lounge Original: Liberation for us all

New Delhi, Dec. 28 -- While protests are going on around the country against the Transgender Persons (Rights and Protections) Bill 2016 that was passed by the Centre on 17 December, Kolkata-based arti... Read More