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A Suitable Boy

Films and the religious trolls

Bollywood and controversies have a long-standing relationship. But today, reactions to films have become very severe

05 Dec 2020 7:38 PM

Farrukh Dhondy | Row over a kiss: It’s puritanism, not a breach of Hindu heritage

There is no puritan tradition in Hinduism which would forbid the depiction of two lovers kissing outside a KFC shop or a temple

28 Nov 2020 5:11 AM

Ishaan delights as Maan

He has a big line-up of films awaiting release—Khaali Peeli, Pippa and Phone Bhoot—in each of which he plays very different characters

20 Aug 2020 7:31 PM

I like muddled characters says actress Rasika Dugal

Rasika Dugal enjoys experimenting as an actor, She says her primary goal is to explore different types of characters

02 Aug 2020 4:44 PM

Rereading A Suitable Boy during ‘unsuitable’ times

The thing with millennials is that they are usually quite tolerant of eccentricities — even encouraging of it at times.

31 Dec 2019 11:48 AM


Publishers recieved manuscript of A Suitable Boy in whisky crate

In her equally acclaimed memoir, On Balance, Justice Seth recalls the years when the “monumental novel” was a “work in progress”.

15 May 2017 1:46 AM