Common man, uncommon truths

India, Nov. 2 -- It is often the everyday ordinariness that actor Ayushmann Khurrana brings to his characters effortlessly that makes him relatable and identifiable. But then, born and brought up in C... Read More


India, Oct. 29 -- For once it appeared that a popular festival, which had taken on the hues of a commerce-driven one and recently had acquired more religious overtones, had transformed into a communit... Read More

The swingin' sixties

India, Oct. 26 -- In the Indian art circle, DAG is known for its enviable collection of artworks, which have been added bit by bit since the gallery started in 1993. However, over a period of time, it... Read More

A democratic artisanal hub

India, Oct. 22 -- Step into a designer store at a fancy mall and there is an aura of intimidation that refuses to shrug itself off irrespective of how heavy a wallet you carry or whether you are shopp... Read More

'Act-East policies must be practical and sustainable'

India, Oct. 21 -- * Has the attitude of the Centre changed towards North- Eastern states. Can you elaborate on the difference that you have witnessed as Chief Minister? I just wait for the right mome... Read More

A string of coincidences

India, Oct. 15 -- The moon shines brightly. As brightly as only a full one can. The air, the monuments and the stones lying around are laden with stories of people who passed by them. And the ruins ar... Read More

For you, a thousand times over

India, Oct. 8 -- For bibliophiles, the choice is never a tough one, for they more often than not believe that adaptations of books as TV or web-series, a film or even a play will never match up to the... Read More

Beyond the arc lights

India, Sept. 21 -- Who is the Indian actress who was on the verge of becoming our first global star, ran a production house, discovered some of the best known talent of the time (think thespian Dilip ... Read More

A Thousand Indias

India, Sept. 7 -- The canvas is expansive, not just in terms of the wide angles but the variety of landscape that it covers. But at its heart is a small story - always ready to trigger an emotional ch... Read More

Relativity of an actor

India, Sept. 3 -- E= MC2. Theory of relativity. "When you sit with a nice girl for two hours you think it's only a minute but when you sit on a hot stove for a minute you think it's two hours. That's ... Read More