At the time, many have wondered at his decision, though others have followed in his footsteps.
07 Feb 2020 1:40 AM
Manto the film was critically acclaimed, not just at Cannes, but at several international films festivals.
07 Feb 2020 1:37 AM
At a certain point, you were back to your young adult self, hair all black, clothes all black — you suddenly seemed much taller.
31 Jan 2020 1:32 AM
Swapping in marriage would generally imply a trading off of partners with each other’s consent.
31 Jan 2020 1:30 AM
The similarities between President Bolsanoro and his American counterpart are extraordinary.
31 Jan 2020 1:28 AM
Oraganiser and author William Darlymple draws analogy between East India Company and current British govt.
31 Jan 2020 1:17 AM
13th edition of the 5-day Jaipur Literature Festival kicks off.
31 Jan 2020 1:12 AM
Talking about poetry is like taking a hot bath in a tub with your clothes on, says poet-writer Jeet Thayil.
28 Jan 2020 4:38 AM
My new book has three short stories and I had pretty good plans about the stories.
26 Jan 2020 3:10 AM
Even the legendary Rameshwar Nath Kao couldn’t quite play god at all times.
26 Jan 2020 3:03 AM
The bells tolled on the Kozhikode (Calicut) beach for four days last week for a different reason.
24 Jan 2020 6:30 AM
Controversies had followed Desai right from the time he had entered the public arena in the 1920s.
24 Jan 2020 6:29 AM
An overview of the recently concluded Kerala Lit Fest.
22 Jan 2020 12:13 AM
An interview with Spanish author Francesc Miralles, who was at the Kerala Lit Fest, where he was invited as a guest speaker.
22 Jan 2020 12:11 AM
On Day 3, the conversations turned to quieter, thoughtful themes.
21 Jan 2020 10:10 PM
Take George Bruce Malleson’s The Decisive Battles of India from 1746 to 1849, which is considered required reading for Plassey.
17 Jan 2020 2:29 AM
My walking point started at the outer limit of Carnoules village, at times towards Aix, and on other days towards the lake village of Besse.
17 Jan 2020 2:23 AM
The meticulous translations of Sanskrit, Persian, Urdu, Bengali, Tibetan and other works opened up India’s past to the rest of the world.
17 Jan 2020 2:14 AM
With a silver lightening bolt as the centrepiece of its glossy white cover, Accidental Magic begins with great promise.
12 Jan 2020 2:03 AM
At the mouth of the lane, hanging perilously from a wrought iron pole is a plaque the colour of midnight blue.
12 Jan 2020 2:01 AM