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Shobhaa De

Shobhaa De | A not so grand goodbye to 2023… and here’s to 2024

Any and everything is converted into a self-seeking image building activity.

02 Dec 2023 12:05 AM

Shobhaa De | Diwali dhamakas galore… amid Mahua soap opera!

Even without the haze, there is a great deal of toxicity out there, folks.

03 Nov 2023 11:55 PM

Shobhaa De | India vs Bharat: Mahayudh is on, mere pyare Bharatwasis

This move is seen as yet another strategy to mobilise and polarise our people, by insinuating we were & shall always remain a Hindu Rashtra

09 Sep 2023 12:23 AM

Shobhaa De | Why we chose to go to Belgrade over Paris…

We landed in Belgrade from Budapest to face white heat and an unimpressive airport.

29 Jul 2023 12:10 AM

Shobhaa De | Of Gujjus & Maharashtrians: Will Pawar show who’s boss?

India is waiting to see how and when this pitched battle ends.

15 Jul 2023 12:20 AM


Book Review | De does not flinch from baring deepest frailties, darkest fears

Review of 'Insatiable' by Shobhaa De.

12 Feb 2023 12:36 AM

Shobhaa De | Why time for ‘maun vrat’ is over: Silence not an option

Kureishi collapsed on a street in Rome on Boxing Day and has been recuperating in a hospital in the vicinity ever since.

11 Feb 2023 1:04 AM

Shobhaa De | As Dussehra, Diwali loom, muted euphoria in the air

A recent study claims that toddlers can recognise popular brands easily, but have trouble identifying common birds or animals!

02 Oct 2021 1:30 AM

Shobhaa De | In India’s neighbourhood: Kuch Kuch Ho Raha Hai…

Biden has emerged as the chief villain of the tragedy that is Afghanistan. Biden is no Gabbar Singh (the guy Bollywood fans love to hate)

18 Sep 2021 3:22 AM

Shobhaa De: Should Muslims vanish? Shun hate amidst crisis

Prejudice creeps in stealthily when nobody is looking

18 Apr 2020 2:30 PM


Dear Nagriks — Seeti bajaao… taali bajaao

What we were handed out was a school master’s lesson in model behaviour. The PM could easily have emailed it.

22 Mar 2020 7:39 PM

No time to parley

The author also feels that more than celebrities, it is the common man that has the power to stem this tide of hate on social media.

14 Aug 2019 12:04 AM

Making up story to discredit me: Shobhaa De

De said she is a patriotic Indian and feels “deeply insulted” by the claims made by Basit.

13 Aug 2019 1:28 AM

A love letter to Mumbai

Five female authors discuss their struggles, their triumphs, their concerns, and their love for the city.

29 Jul 2018 12:09 AM

The flag keeps them motivated

Top sportspersons are increasingly being spotted flaunting the colours of the national flag during international tournaments.

24 Apr 2018 12:45 AM


Gaurav Kumar launches debut novel Keeping up with Kaneda

The book is based on the experiences the author had when he left India to study abroad in Canada.

22 Mar 2018 11:55 AM

Women writers unite!

The city is playing host to two writers’ festivals offering a platform for women writers to discuss literature and more.

23 Feb 2018 12:13 AM

When phone becomes canvas

The Creators Project, a global platform, features work of artists, who use technology to push the boundaries of creative expression.

26 Jan 2018 12:40 AM

I want to leave behind a legacy, says Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka opened up about topics like marriage, missing from Bollywood, wage gap et al.

28 Dec 2017 12:07 AM

Katappa ne Baahubali ko kyun maara?: Police

Slapstick and hilarious as these tweets are, a lot of thought goes into each post, adds Bharti.

06 May 2017 12:13 AM