Sonali Acharjee

Eating Habits in the Age of Food Porn
Eating Habits in the Age of Food Porn

A Sensuous meal

04 August 2016
(L-R) Draco Malfoy, Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger, Harry Potter and Ginny Weasley in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at Palace Theatre in London
Meet Potter Père

Wizardry meets wisdom as the Harry Potter industry stages a sensational comeback

04 August 2016
Avijit Sarkar and Amrita Chatterjee, founders of the Indian Specter Paranormal Society, prepare for a ghost hunt in Kolkata (Photo: Ronny Sen)
Paranormal Activists

As a death in Delhi acquires a ghostly twist, Open finds out that being haunted is very normal for some

20 July 2016
Education: The Silk Route to Degrees
Education: The Silk Route to Degrees

Can’t get into Oxbridge or Ivy League? There are cheaper and attractive options in Asia, Indian students find out

06 July 2016
Lindy West
Fat and Furious

Activist Lindy West speaks out against a culture where bigness is seen as a moral failing

06 July 2016
Dietary Supplement: Pop Goes the Pill
Dietary Supplement: Pop Goes the Pill

Valued at over $2 billion, the dietary supplement market in India promises buyers an irresistible cocktail of convenience, choice and good health

29 June 2016
Kunskapsskolan school students in Gurgaon access coursework and mock tests through a digital learning portal
An Apple a Day Keeps the Teacher Away

Be it playing a piano or a 360° tour of the Colosseum, smart classrooms are stretching the limits of learning

09 June 2016
Peggy Orenstein
Body Guides

An entire generation of girls now define themselves by how active (or not) they are sexually

19 May 2016
Look Up: Social Media and the Addiction No One Is Talking About
The Hashtag Generation

From career builder to status clincher, social media has made itself indispensable in small town India

27 April 2016
Pheromone Parties: Scent and Sensuality (PHOTO IMAGING: ANIRBAN GHOSH)
Art & Culture
Pheromone Parties: Scent and Sensuality

Using olfactory science to help you sniff out the perfect match

21 April 2016


Mehr Tarar

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Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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