Sneha Bhura

All the President’s Pioneers

Artists, writers, budding scientists, techno geeks and salt-of-the-earth rural innovators—the second edition of Rashtrapati Bhavan’s scholar In-residence programme brought together the brightest of the country’s creative minds

23 March 2015
Art & Culture
Culture Shock

It is no longer a warehouse masquerading as a museum. The National Museum is a brand new experience in India’s heritage

11 March 2015
Art & Culture
The New Wave

Fluent in the grammar of social media, a new generation of singer-songwriters is all set to storm the stage

21 January 2015
Priya’s Shakti: India’s new superhero

By portraying a rape survivor as superhero, a unique multimedia project attempts to fight social stigma and bring change

12 December 2014
Click, Connect and Fall Out of Love

The puzzling and heart-breaking world of new-age matrimonial websites in India

05 December 2014
Art & Culture
Folksy Harmony

The choir group Nagaland Singing Ambassadors will represent India at a World War I commemoration festival in Belgium

03 September 2014
Back to the Lab

Molecular cuisine is trying the affordable route in India as it recreates desi classics—but what of its future?

20 August 2014
Art & Culture
Social Chic

Documentaries, long relegated to alternative screens, are now wooing multiplex audiences in India with unprecedented creative fervour

23 July 2014
Art & Culture
Northeast Central

The soft power of the region has given its new cultural entrepreneurs an increased presence in food, music and fashion

19 June 2014
Art & Culture
The Other Song of Dusk

Zarina Begum, the last pupil of Begum Akhtar, is testimony to the highs and lows of a life dedicated to gayaki

28 May 2014


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.


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