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Bachi Karkaria

After Shooting Dead His Wife’s Lover, How Did Naval Commander Nanavati Salvage Marriage And Script A New Love Story In Canada?

May 01, 2017 Bachi Karkaria

When Parsi naval commander Kawas Nanavati shot dead his English wife Sylvia’s Sindhi lover Prem Ahuja on 27 April 1959, the trial held the nation in thrall for five years. And what about the aftermath? The Canada years of the couple have remained unexplored – till now. How did they weather the storm, salvage their marriage and script a new love story in Canada?

Capital M

Apr 14, 2006 Bachi Karkaria

Apart from the Mall, the Multiplex and the Maalish-waali, there is of course, a fourth M in Delhi. 'Madam' may not be as visible, but she is no less omnipresent, no less a state of mind.

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‘Laab’ In The Mountains

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.

Graphic Novel

Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

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.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man


It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love


The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz