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Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | Fiction is dead.... Long live fiction

Fiction is in a dismal state, said a well-known literary agent

16 Oct 2022 7:54 AM

Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | Trespassers Will Be Garlanded

Over the years, I have got used to receiving my own posts as WhatsApp forwards attributed to others

11 Sep 2022 1:00 AM

Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | Carpenter-backed roles and plumber’s actors

Honestly, though, film folk, you’ll have to come up with new things to say in your coming interviews

14 Aug 2022 12:15 AM

Book Review | Naval playing field: How post-Partition Amritsar nurtured an elegant artiste

If the time and place played a significant role in the making of Naval, one can’t discount the influence of her rich antecedents either

23 Jul 2022 10:30 PM

Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | The uninterrupted cigarette of love

Nothing defines love, or for that matter allows you to experience love in its elemental sense, than bittersweet separation and anticipation

02 Jul 2022 11:22 PM


Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | The Language of Love

When people from diverse linguistic backgrounds need to communicate with each other, they will find ways

05 Jun 2022 12:59 AM

Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | White lies, brown noses

No one is lying sleepless and chanting the Hanuman Chalisa over our skyrocketing economic, military, yogic, and, above all, cinematic power

01 May 2022 2:42 AM

Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | #RealMenDon’tHuddle

Every horror perpetrated on every woman is born out of what we have come to accept as the male huddle, including rape.

18 Oct 2020 9:57 AM

Devulapalli | Time to move on from mythology

How about we put history aside for a bit and brush up on reason, scientific thinking and logic instead?

06 Sep 2020 11:15 PM

Krishna Shastri Devulapalli | Three Short Tales On Art

In some cases, the publishing houses have been sold, lock, stock and barrel

21 Jun 2020 4:54 PM


Krishna Shastri Devulapalli: Let them have song

Why give them rice, dal and water, was his point, when we could give them life-affirming art and literature

24 May 2020 7:03 PM

10 reasons why I want to be reborn a South Hero

“I’ve seen a couple. My wi-fi has been down. The Dthritarashtra-Sanjaya Network is up for sale, as you know.”

01 Mar 2020 4:14 AM

Snake in the Mami’s shadow

Mami had got just back from the US.

19 Jan 2020 5:08 AM

The best times I never had

Dad slyly tries to add a dash of nostalgia which he carries with him in one of those quick-release dispensers wherever he goes.

22 Dec 2019 7:19 AM

Holy cow? More like ma-minion, dad-slave

Let’s take my good friend Sethumadhavan from Chennai. Everyone knows a Sethumadhavan.

24 Nov 2019 12:00 AM


No humour please, we’re Indians using Facebook

Two days later, when I checked out of curiosity, there was not a single response.

27 Oct 2019 4:29 AM

World's longest and deepest rail tunnel opens in Switzerland

The first train comes out of the Gotthard Base tunnel during the opening ceremony near the town of Erstfeld, Switzerland. (Photo: AP)

02 Jun 2016 4:51 AM