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THE PAGE TURNER

New Delhi, June 14 -- In the pre-election world of memes, a journalist and a publisher meeting at Delhi's Khan Market might have sounded like the beginning of a tired joke. Nonetheless, this market, w... Read More


Tales of a Cossack from Karachi

New Delhi, June 9 -- It is apt that H.M. Naqvi chooses a septuagenarian protagonist entering his twilight years to chronicle Karachi, a city whose present is a decaying bouquet of its past glories. An... Read More


Ananth Padmanabhan: The page turner

New Delhi, June 7 -- In the pre-election world of memes, a journalist and a publisher meeting at Delhi's Khan Market might have sounded like the beginning of a tired joke. Nonetheless, this market, wi... Read More


A 'mohalla' of yesterday and tomorrow

New Delhi, May 26 -- It is an intricate dance that takes place between scooterists, goats and pedestrians on the streets of Mumbai's Bhendi Bazaar. A slow-starting Ramzan morning carries a patina of c... Read More


Lisa Ray 2.0: THE MAKING OF A WRITER

New Delhi, May 17 -- Lisa Ray is in a flowing white summer dress, barefoot. One moment she is comfortably ensconced on a couch, the next she's flitting between rooms, making tea and telling her storie... Read More


Lisa Ray 2.0: The making of a writer

New Delhi, May 11 -- Lisa Ray is in a flowing white summer dress, barefoot. One moment she is comfortably ensconced on a couch, the next she's flitting between rooms, making tea and telling her storie... Read More


Playing it cool with the cucumber

New Delhi, April 27 -- May is often the cruelest month across India, with the heat roiling through towns, cities and villages, sending the most resilient folk indoors in search of a magic panacea. Tha... Read More


Sing us a song, you're the Piano Man

New Delhi, April 21 -- American jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis once said, "there's so much spirit of integration and democracy in jazz"-and a modest little jazz club in Delhi took that memo seriously,... Read More


Rahul Akerkar's new restaurant Qualia is all about the balance in every bite

New Delhi, April 20 -- After rumours flying thick for over a year, Rahul Akerkar has launched his new restaurant Qualia in Mumbai. Named after the philosophical concept "qualia", which refers to the e... Read More


Atul Kochhar: The comeback chef

New Delhi, April 12 -- It was a stormy 2018 for Atul Kochhar, one of the most highly regarded Indian chefs in the UK, and this year he hopes the tide will turn with his newest offering, Kanishka. The ... Read More