Pallavi Polanki


Own some Moon? Yasser Rehman does. He even knows what to do with his lunar patch

23 July 2009
Where Men are from Venus

The Delhi HC has said men who have consensual sex with men are not criminals anymore. But at Love Life Society, a network of HIV positive homosexual men, liberation means much more

08 July 2009
Netting a Match

An intimate look at the lives of two working girls from Chennai who put themselves through the modern rituals of finding a groom on a matrimonial site

26 June 2009
The Pulp Feminist

Betrayal victim, drama queen, media manipulator. Fiza has been called all these. But she sees herself as a liberator of women

19 June 2009
Art & Culture
Burkha Rapper

Sofie Ashraf is an artiste of her times, a creative force informed by the post 9/11 world, a daring new voice like none other

18 June 2009
Seers of the Computer Age

Just how perceptive can the visually impaired be? Thanks to technology, more than you’d imagine

17 June 2009
Childhood Aborted

A 12-year-old girl gave birth on a pavement, alone. Today, she is defined more by perceptions than by who she really is

12 June 2009
Class of 2009

Graduation day is here but there’s no party this year. You’ve heard the IIM-IIT story. Here’s a report from real India, beyond the big campuses

08 June 2009
Join Politics, Young Man

Mainstream politics in India has new undercurrents, eddies and openings for urban 20-somethings armed with fancy academic qualifications

06 June 2009


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

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

Makarand R Paranjape is an author and columnist. Views are personal.


Subscribe today and save up to 85% off the cover price