Cover Story | Open Essay

The Birth of Modern India

Zareer Masani

Nationalist tropes and imperial assumptions miss the Raj’s real economic impact

Columns | Locomotif

The Virtuous Shaming

S Prasannarajan

Liberals' failure to stand up for their values has enabled the new age of conformity

Columns | Brand Aid

The Tatas’ Tryst with Air India

Suhel Seth

On the wings of delight

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

Body and Spirit

Madhavankutty Pillai

How to feel good in the age of anxieties

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

The Measure of Life

Lhendup G Bhutia

New health indicators and devices that read them are generating a self-optimisation wave

Columns | Soft Power

How Vrindavan Saved Shivaji
Makarand R Paranjape

The aesthetics of Indian politics VII

Columns | The Rachel Papers

Romancing the Pathan
Rachel Dwyer

Tracing the masculinity of star power in Hindi cinema

Issac Mathai: Guru of the Holistic

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

Issac Mathai: Guru of the Holistic
V Shoba

Issac Mathai, founder of Soukya, may be sought after by the likes of Prince Charles and Rajinikanth, but he is a community healer at heart

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

The Sound of Silence

Madhavankutty Pillai

Meditation, helped by science and technology, is meeting the stress of a world afflicted with Covid

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

Peace of Mind

Nikita Doval

The booming online therapies for mental health

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

Higher Plane

Amita Shah

Ananda set the benchmark as a haven for luxurious health and opened up a new market in the mountains

Art & Culture

The World in a Zorb Ball

Rohit Chawla

Nothing quite beats the cerebral engagement and haughty arrogance of in-person fairs. Rohit Chawla reports from Art Basel 2021


Prithviraj Sukumaran: Southern Dynamo

Kaveree Bamzai

In a career spanning almost two decades, Prithviraj Sukumaran has done it all, from playing the loving brother to a sex god to a hard-nosed cop. The actor speaks to Kaveree Bamzai about the joy of a good script and the thrills of contemporary Malayalam cinema.

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

Figurative Expressions

Kaveree Bamzai

Have Bollywood’s wellness ambassadors created yet another impossible ideal?

Cover Story | Wellness Issue 2021

Are You Fit for the Job?

Moinak Mitra

Companies are making the health of employees a priority


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