Aastha Atray Banan

Unlike a Bollywood Kid

Rhea Kapoor, star child and film producer, does not read ‘tabloidy stuff’ and has an indifferent attitude to fame and all that comes with it

22 November 2012
Going Places

Kareena Kapoor on her travel destinations and the journey to the top

18 November 2012
Art & Culture
Desi Shades of Erotica

After the Fifty Shades of Grey phenomenon, the Indian publishing industry is seeing a revival of erotica

11 November 2012
Art & Culture

Artist Devangana Kumar aims to restore the dignity of household servants of the Raj era

03 November 2012
Art & Culture
Not India’s Fashion Capital for Nothing

Why Mumbai will never catch up with Delhi

18 October 2012
Art & Culture
Who You Are

The Indian luxury shopper through the eyes of luxury marketers

18 October 2012
Art & Culture
And the Oscar Doesn’t Go to…

Barfi! The debate over India’s official pick for the Academy Awards is not as clear cut as it seems

04 October 2012
He Knows What Scared You Last Summer

Ram Gopal Varma on pressing the scare button in his recent horror films

26 September 2012
Art & Culture
How to Make a Hit Hindi Film

What’s common to Band Baaja Baraat, Gangs of Wasseypur and Ek Tha Tiger? Nothing, except that they all got a lot of attention. As Bollywood comes out of its formula phase, what does a scriptwriter do?

14 September 2012
Art & Culture
The Irony of Iconography

A former sketch artist for the Mumbai Police does an Andy Warhol on Vidya Balan

14 September 2012


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

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Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of, among several titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan. His latest book is Gandhi: A Life in Three Campaigns

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

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