Rahul Bhatia

Fair Game

It began with brands of jeans trying to masquerade as authentic cowboy wear. Now Indian advertising has broken out in a rash of White skin

06 January 2011
Art & Culture
The Undead

This filmmaker has not done anything worthwhile for quite some time. But why do Ram Gopal Varma’s peers still believe he is in experimentation mode?

23 December 2010
Art & Culture
The Man They Now Call Genius

Piyush Mishra wanted one thing all his life. Then he figured it wasn’t enough

09 December 2010
Space Tourism

The ship is expected to go to an altitude of 110 km, above the Karman Line, the boundary between Earth and space.

30 September 2010
Art & Culture
How We are Funny

Two online humorists tell us about what led them there, and where they go next.

23 September 2010
Why India has No Paparazzi

The economics of candid celeb shoots puts red-hot paparazzism far beyond our reach in India.

09 September 2010
Black Money in Switzerland

LK Advani once said Indians had stashed Rs 25 lakh crore in undeclared income outside the country.

02 September 2010
Tejaswini Sawant

‘When I compete abroad, I go and practise with the Chinese, see how they train and pick up a few tricks’

19 August 2010
The World According to India TV

The fine art of turning a 30-second clip into a 30-minute programme on the most bizarre subjects

13 August 2010
Art & Culture
Being Adnan Sami’s Neighbour

The sounds began even before he moved into my next door flat. And for years they changed tune according to the state of the singer’s career and marriage. And then it all went abruptly silent.

07 August 2010


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