The Murdoch myth takes a beating over Chris Patten's memoirs
Arthur Clarke's paedophilic 'confession' mars his knighthood and Lanka's independence festivities
The celebrated author sets about reclaiming his Indian properties
After a 26-year court battle, an Indian wins a copyright dispute
Mad magazine returns with a sassier, meaner, naughtier look
A Delhi playwright lands a $250,000 Onassis trust award
Revisionist histories flourish as biographers put heroes under the microscope to court popularity
It's The New Yorker's turn to celebrate subcontinental writing
Paul Zacharia's blasphemous story sparks off a row in Kerala
Homosexuality, flight with Edwina, the follies of Partition— Stanley Wolpert goes to town with the Nehru story
The legendary and enigmatic J.D. Salinger, author of the cult 'Catcher In The Rye', is publishing a book after 34 years. An Indian caught the low-key event on the Internet and broke the news.
Granta marks the resurgence of Indian writing with a special issue
Feminism is out. What sells best is 35 rules to hook the right man.
A laudable project attempts to translate the Indian masters
AT a time when the Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation (RRRLF) is celebrating the 25th year of its existence, the institute is having to answer questions about its future.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.