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Needed, an even-handed procedure for holding trials

The judges, in our legal system, enjoy wide latitude of discretion.

05 Mar 2020 2:24 AM

Mixing myth and fiction

Hyderabad-based Jatin Gupta explores an enthralling tale of mythology and fantasy in his debut fiction, Kali Yuga: The Ascension.

05 Mar 2020 1:14 AM

Asiatic Society’s 2019 Reprints: Looking back at a glorious past

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

Mythological muse

Artist Paramesh Paul’s paintings are inspired by mythology and depicts his fascination with heritage and love for the Supreme.

05 May 2019 4:35 AM

Mighty mythology

A well-researched fiction or non-fiction based on mythology has played the role of an eye-opener in interpreting events.

28 Apr 2019 2:33 AM


An artwork to behold

Carved by seven craftsmen, the world’s largest silver Ganesha statue arrived in Delhi for intricate designs.

25 Feb 2019 6:43 AM

Tales from indian mythology

Retelling old and popular episodes about Gods and Goddesses through art.

13 Nov 2018 12:34 AM

Penguin releases new trilogy in mythology-fiction, The Kalki Chronicles

The Sage’s Secret marks the debut of Abhinav, a fresh and contemporary voice, who weaves absolute magic with his storytelling.

01 Sep 2018 1:26 PM

Guardians of the Blue Lotus is journey of love, lust, spirituality: Anita Shirodkar

Out with the second instalment of her trilogy, Sitanshu sees a newly minted warrior discover the path to his own destiny.

20 Jul 2018 12:35 PM

On wings of fantasy

A fantasy thriller connecting the past and present with a blend of mythology, action and suspense.

02 May 2018 12:28 AM


Action thriller explores meaning of life and universe

Having put his exploration cap on, Kanchan is looking forward to a future that involves more writing.

28 Feb 2018 1:03 AM

Book lovers’ paradise

The World Book Fair 2018 is an interesting mix of genres, publishing trends, selling concepts and readers.

10 Jan 2018 12:12 AM

Mythological stories are not about Gods, they are about human nature, says V Ramesh

Vizag-based artist speak about his style, inspirations, struggles and the stories that his canvases tell in a Raza Foundation event.

01 Nov 2017 11:39 AM

Mythology in new avatar

Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra’s four-day ballet festival reinterprets mythology, breaks stereotypes and bends gender rules.

04 May 2017 12:20 AM

The grey shade of gender

Faezeh Jalali talks about bringing Shikhandi’s tale of gender and ambiguity to life in a contemporary context.

21 Mar 2017 12:13 AM


U'khand HC recognises river Ganga as living entity

Earlier in the month, the court came down upon the Union and Uttarakhand state government for doing "nothing concrete" to clean the river.

20 Mar 2017 6:17 PM

Tales from the battleground

Aditya Iyengar’s debut novel, The Thirteenth Day, explored the Kurukshetra War through the eyes of Yudhishthira, Karna and Abhimanyu.

18 Jan 2017 12:40 AM

2017 Reading order

2017 is an exciting year for books in India. Arundhati Roy, Kamila Shamsie and Mohsin Hamid will return with new offerings.

08 Jan 2017 3:56 AM

In conversation with India’s Merlin

Renowned magician P.C. Sorcar, who is all set to perfrom in Mumbai, speaks about magic, science, mythology and more.

30 Nov 2016 12:07 AM