The Swami gave a memorable speech in Boston, I gave a cooking lesson: Mandaar Sukhtankar.
22 Jan 2017 6:46 AM
Standing among the hundreds of spectators that day, 35 years ago, a young Ashok Kumar had in mind a most natural question: would he ever get a chance to run in that marathon he watched in awe
02 Nov 2016 11:40 PM
Ankit Chadha, a writer and storyteller, has been working to revive Dastangoi since 2010.
02 Nov 2016 12:02 AM
A young student turns into a paranormal investigator to impress her boyfriend.
18 Oct 2016 10:15 PM
You realise, when you hear his voice, that his songs are not lucky accidents. They have — each of them — stories, incidents to tell.
10 Oct 2016 11:22 PM
There is one Praveen in his mid -thirties, and excels in making some quick bucks, whichever way he could. He has made outlandish profits in stock exchange, land deals and so on.
20 Sep 2016 10:13 PM
Two stressed out people – an old man and a young woman – after days of worries and anxieties, one day decide to take a break, switch on some music to swing by.
06 Sep 2016 10:33 PM
The PM walks to his private parlour, a book in hand, a scotch-and-soda waiting for him. The book called That Book was a secret copy, because he had been asked not to read it.
03 Sep 2016 10:40 PM
Swati Chaturvedi has had a long career in journalism but always wanted to write a book.
23 Aug 2016 10:09 PM
Tejas Menon’s life was full of fluctuations — from starting a record label, launching a website for computer nerds, working in an ad firm, making short films and becoming an RJ, until he landed in the right place — music
18 Aug 2016 10:15 PM
Not caring about how you look is lot many a time simply a fad. A kind of phase you go through, or else a pretence. To be genuinely indifferent is a gift.
13 Aug 2016 10:54 PM
They were both writers, and have been friends for a long time.
09 Aug 2016 10:54 PM
At 66, weightlifting champion K.C. Sreenivasan regularly takes part in powerlifting contests and follows his daily routine that includes workout and walk
07 Aug 2016 9:46 PM
Two youngsters from Kerala talk about their novel initiative to promote hand-written letters.
26 Jul 2016 11:13 PM
Nitin Jugran Bahuguna is a freelance journalist based in New Delhi and Dehradun, with over 30 years of work experience in the field of communications, specialising in development issues like gender, h
05 Jul 2016 10:44 PM
Montry Manuel tells the story behind Thaalavattam, an art project, creating music instruments from waste materials, and collaborating with Daniel Waples and his handpan
03 Jul 2016 6:46 AM
Mohit’s music story doesn’t begin too early. He didn’t pick up a guitar till he was 22 or 23.
27 Jun 2016 10:33 PM
Vir Das calls himself an old guy in stand-up comedy but he has noticed it grow year after year, and is happy that people are spending more money on it than they ever have.
23 Jun 2016 10:49 PM
People keep referring to The House of Wives as his first novel, but it is not. Veteran playwright Simon Choa-Johnston says he had a novella published in 1984.
21 Jun 2016 10:14 PM
Outside the hotel, Kamal Swaroop is finishing a smoke. He watches the sky, cloudy after a small shower. Mumbai-based Kamal likes the weather in Kerala, and its multi-floor buildings.
11 Jun 2016 6:48 AM