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Culture In His Folds

Culture In His Folds

23 September, 2019 Manjula Padmanabhan

Nagarkar’s long-necked grazing on the fields of literature, films, food and his gift for friendship

Arun Jaitley: Everyone’s Favourite BJP Man

Arun Jaitley: Everyone’s Favourite BJP Man

09 September, 2019 Shashi Tharoor

A fine public servant, a minister of rare distinction, a Delhi insider

Thousand Splendid Suns

With grace, civility and humility, the BJP leader shone in her own light

'Our Biggest Tribute To Girish Karnad Would Be To Keep His Work Alive and Blazing'

'Our Biggest Tribute To Girish Karnad Would Be To Keep His Work Alive and Blazing'

24 June, 2019 Lillete Dubey

The playwright-actor’s artistry, passion and genius will live on through the stories he told

George Fernandes: The Eternal Rebel Friend | By Yashwant Sinha

Knowing George, who always held ­people and justice over politics

27 August, 2018

Remembering Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Poet, Politician, And Orator

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

On Atal Behari Vajpayee’s first death anniversary, Outlook recounts how his charming sobriety and inclusivity seduced both colleagues and the prickly opposition into the warmth of comfort.

27 August, 2018

I Called Vajpayee ‘Face of BJP’, Media Made It ‘Mukhota’

K.N. Govindacharya

RSS ideologue K.N Govindacharya spoke to Outlook on Atal Behari Vajpayee's demise. He says, "Vajpayee and I have shared a father-son relationship."

27 August, 2018

‘Yeh Bihari Babu Hain Toh Main Bhi Atal Bihari Hoon’

Shatrughan Sinha

It is a matter of immense pride that I was part of the Atal cabinet. He used to give so much respect, honour and space to his colleagues in the ministry, writes Shatrughan Sinha.

27 August, 2018

‘Atalji Never Said Anything Derogatory About Anyone’ | By Murli Manohar Joshi

Murli Manohar Joshi

Atal Behari Vajpayee never imposed his views but believed in democratic methods. That’s why he could carry a large number of people with him, writes Murli Manohar Joshi.

27 August, 2018

V.S. Naipaul: Bounty Of Barbs

Shoma Chaudhury

The writer and the man were ­inextricably intertwined. Both not made for the faint-hearted.

27 August, 2018

Vajpayee Was The Right Man In The Wrong Party | By D. Raja

D. Raja

Atal Behari Vajpayee, a founder of the BJP, was a rightist by ideology, but at the same time, as a parliamentarian, minister and prime minister, he never stopped interacting with others, writes D. Raja.


27 August, 2018

All Doors In Kashmir Opened...Because Of Him | Yashwant Sinha On Vajpayee

Yashwant Sinha

It is a great, great pity that Atal Behari Vajpayee is no more and equally sorrowful that the gains he helped make in Kashmir have been squandered, writes Yashwant Sinha.

20 August, 2018

Karunanidhi: Episodes From The Script

G.C. Shekhar

The Dravidian veteran’s influence on Tamil society and politics was unique. He practised realpolitik, masterminded reforms, stayed on course during adversity and played patriarch.

04 June, 2018

Anatomy Lessons

Satish Padmanabhan

Roth picked out the pathologies of Jewishsness and American malehood

19 March, 2018

A Decade Of Pain Dies With Him

S. Gurumurthy

Jayendra was instrumental in the Math’s dir­ect service to people, beyond being a mere spiri­tual fountainhead. Today, it runs dozens of schools and hospitals besides a deemed university.

12 March, 2018

Where Lightning Fell

Giridhar Jha

Content-wise, Hindi cinema was not her best, but she shone uniquely

18 December, 2017

Bollywood’s Own Shakespeare wallah

Ramesh Sharma

How I came to know Shashi and made New Delhi Times


08 May, 2017

Agent Vinod

Giridhar Jha

Tall, taciturn, he rode his cougar-like beauty like the meanest gunslinger in B-town

Photo Gallery

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

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