‘Character means everything to me in my writing,’ says Monica Ali

Nandini Nair

Monica Ali’s new novel deals with love and betrayal, race and gender. She speaks to Nandini Nair about interrogating stereotypes

Abhilash Tomy: The Solitary Sailor

Abhilash Tomy relives his 151-day, nonstop, solo journey circumnavigating the globe

Vinod Rai: A Defining Innings

Vinod Rai recounts his 33-month stint at BCCI with a ring of authenticity

A Political Lifejacket

The government’s motivation behind planning in India is far more interesting than the economic idea of planning

Tragicomedy Times

A satirical play uses fantasy to tell of today’s faultlines

Begin Again

What happens when 13 people quit societal norms and live on a deserted island for 25 years?

Memories of a Different Country

Arun Shourie’s memoir revisits the biggest stories of the 1980s from the vantage point of a newsroom

‘Mindwandering Is Where Creative Thinking Happens’

Cognitive neuroscientist Moshe Bar’s new book tells us to think broader to feel better. The author in conversation with Tasneem Pocketwala

Power of the People

Cracks in social foundations can break up democracies

The Transformers

Successful innovation goes beyond technology, to include commerce and policy


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