Shikha Kumar

Ruskin Bond
Ruskin Bond: Man on the Hill

India’s most beloved writer remembers

05 December 2018
Sharmila Sen
Sharmila Sen: Being the Other

The Indian-American author Sharmila Sen presents a compelling portrait of the immigrant experience

08 November 2018
Masih Alinejad
Masih Alinejad: ‘What made me different was that I took action’

Iranian activist-journalist Masih Alinejad reveals the importance of saying no to repressive regimes in her memoir

29 August 2018
Jeeya Sethi, founder, Comedy Ladder
She, She: Ha, Ha

A new crop of women comedians is breaking into the Indian stand-up circuit with edgy content and smart acts

12 July 2018
Richa Kaul Padte
Richa Kaul Padte: ‘We should feel empowered to say yes’

Richa Kaul Padte tells Shikha Kumar why internet porn in India can be liberating

27 June 2018
The Romantics
The Romantics

Love and longing through the prism of gender and sexuality, class and race

11 April 2018
Adrian Levy and Cathy Scott-Clark
‘We need a book of the times we’re living in’

Investigative journalists Adrian Levy and Cathy Scott-Clark tell Shikha Kumar about the research for their bestselling book on Osama bin Laden. A film is in the making

10 January 2018
Catharine MacKinnon
‘Playboy made sexual abuse ordinary’

The American feminist writer Catharine MacKinnon says that sexual harassment has gone from being a privilege of power to a total disgrace

29 November 2017
Rupi Kaur
Rupi Kaur: Life in Lower Case

What is it that makes the poetry of Rupi Kaur insta-sensational?

11 October 2017


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 several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

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 professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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