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Setting the stage

Ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi, local artists and committees are putting final touches on their Ganpati idols, made of some extraordinary items.

30 Aug 2019 4:06 AM

I am settled in my own space: Kaushiki Chakraborty

One of the leading vocalists from Bengal, Kaushiki Chakraborty is revered for her singing of North Indian classical vocal genre ‘Khayal’.

23 Aug 2019 1:16 AM

Unveiling city’s past

The thematic underground bunker museum will be open to the citizens by the end of this year.

21 Aug 2019 12:05 AM

A Jazz-y romance

Three-piece musical repertory The Rynosax Quartet opens up about their motivations behind making jazz music popular in India.

20 Aug 2019 12:47 AM

Pretty pennies

Veteran Mumbai-based coin collector, Mohit Kapoor, talks about his unique hobby, collection and what it takes to be a numismatist.

17 Aug 2019 8:13 AM


Bringing French to BMC schools

In an attempt to teach a foreign language in municipal schools, the BMC has received a proposal to introduce French in its curriculum.

14 Aug 2019 12:03 AM

Bollywood-town’s safe bet

With a glut of films based on real-life events and people in the works, has Bollywood run out of imagination and fresh ideas?

12 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

Making kids socially aware

Mandakini Shinde a parent of a 13-year-old student from Santacruz believes that cyber crime training should be included in their regular curriculum.

11 Aug 2019 1:37 AM

‘My plays are reflective of society’

In a freewheeling chat, playwright and director Ramu Ramanathan talks about his love for unsung heroes and the importance of research and translation.

10 Aug 2019 5:59 AM

Paradise lost?

After the political unrest in Kashmir and the eruption of militancy, the depiction of the Valley in movies has changed over the years.

08 Aug 2019 12:31 AM


From beauty to chaos

With the growing prevalence of turmoil in Kashmir over the years, the depiction of the Valley in the movies has also changed.

07 Aug 2019 12:12 AM

Music for soul

Musical repertoire of SouldOut’s multi-layered music paints a contemporary picture of soul music that evolved in the 1950s and 1960s.

06 Aug 2019 12:05 AM

Capturing emotions

Mumbai-based photographer tries to capture the soul of his subjects in harmony with the basic principles of design.

04 Aug 2019 12:20 AM

Green wheels

BMC’s initiative to introduce eco-friendly bicycle rental service intends to contribute to the safer environment.

03 Aug 2019 12:21 AM

School of thought

A revised school textbook by Maharashtra’s publishing bureau, Balbharti, reflects a deeply regressive mindset in its content.

02 Aug 2019 5:34 AM


Documenting reality

The Swiss documentary theatre practitioner who was in the city recently chats about his creative journey.

31 Jul 2019 1:41 AM

Unique verses

US based poet Preeti Vangani’s poetry book, Mother Tongue Apologize, delves into grief, sexuality and gender violence in India.

31 Jul 2019 12:02 AM

Roads less travelled

Kausik and Debanjali have sponsored themselves thus far, but have been promised financial support for their next voyage to Africa and America.

29 Jul 2019 7:19 AM

The enduring charm of Zakir Hussain

The table maestro talks about the importance of fusion music, his love for jazz and his association with Pt Shiv Kumar and Hariprasad Chaurasia.

28 Jul 2019 12:36 AM

‘Escaping suppression not the solution’

A trained Western ballet and Bharatanatyam dancer, the writer is equally obsessed with making dance and love as central themes in many of his plays.

24 Jul 2019 12:09 AM