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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Omair Ahmad

Articles by Omair Ahmad

1960: Politics

1960: Politics

Oct 20, 2008 Omair Ahmad INTERVIEWS B.G. Verghese

The big question at that time was, "After Nehru, who?"

1960: Art

1960: Art

Oct 20, 2008 Omair Ahmad INTERVIEWS Krishen Khanna

...painting was genteel, and not meant to hurt; it was a part of being 'cultured'

White Nights

White Nights

Sep 22, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Latest proof of our love for a lighter pelt

Wired To Hope

Wired To Hope

Sep 15, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Entrepreneurs have brought opportunity to the Valley. There's no talk of leaving.

Silver-Plated Feast

Silver-Plated Feast

Aug 25, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Pitched as chef Hemant Oberoi's reinvention of Indian fine dining, with classic dishes presented in a stylish...

A Zest For Zeytoons

A Zest For Zeytoons

Jul 14, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Israel-assisted olive plantations could change Rajasthan's desert landscape

Bronze Age Booming

Bronze Age Booming

Jul 07, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Across a fractious India, identity battles are being waged figuratively. Statues are at war.

Bicycle Diaries

Bicycle Diaries

Jun 16, 2008 Omair Ahmad

To cycle in the national capital is to live life on the edge

Geeta Rao Gupta

Geeta Rao Gupta

Jun 02, 2008 Omair Ahmad INTERVIEWS Geeta Rao Gupta

The president of the International Center for Research on Women and a renowned expert on AIDS was in Delhi...

Rotting Olives

Rotting Olives

Jun 02, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Corrupt Indian peacekeepers in the Congo are marring a legacy

Feisal Alkazi

Feisal Alkazi

May 12, 2008 Omair Ahmad INTERVIEWS Feisal Alkazi

The theatre director is back in the limelight with After Dark, the last of his trilogy on Delhi

Zenana Republic

Zenana Republic

Apr 28, 2008 Omair Ahmad

More Muslim women protest against biases in the south. Literacy, global pulls aid them.

Terracotta Warriors Vs The Flame-Throwers

Terracotta Warriors Vs The Flame-Throwers

Apr 28, 2008 Omair Ahmad

The Olympic spirit, where was it? At paranoid, clampdown Rajpath or on the street with Tibet?

Satish Gujral

Satish Gujral

Apr 14, 2008 Omair Ahmad INTERVIEWS Satish Gujral

The acclaimed artist on his recent exhibition, Metamorphosis at the Lalit Kala Akademi

A Sortie Back Into Year 1943

A Sortie Back Into Year 1943

Apr 14, 2008 Omair Ahmad

As wreckages of Allied planes on WW-II missions surface in Arunachal, America comes looking for its lost...

Those Unshod Hooves

Those Unshod Hooves

Mar 03, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Husain too has been in flight. Why does no one speak up for his basic freedoms?

Once Upon A Fable

Once Upon A Fable

Feb 18, 2008 Omair Ahmad

Pop history gets piping hot as Jodhaa Akbar stirs up a queen-sized row

Saeed Mirza

Saeed Mirza

Feb 11, 2008 Omair Ahmad INTERVIEWS Saeed Mirza

Celebrated filmmaker on his debut novel Ammi—Letter to a Democratic Mother

Gung Ho

Gung Ho

Feb 04, 2008 Omair Ahmad

The secret of the three-floored Gung-The Palace's success is the owner's mother, who keeps a strict watch...