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  • Deepa Gahlot: Do clothes maketh the woman?

    Deepa Gahlot: Do clothes maketh the woman?

    Feminism and fashion need not be foes, but in present times, protesting the tyranny of fashion need not be confined to feminists

  • Fiona Fernandez: Suburban miss

    Suburbs that showcased rich architecture are now pale shadows of their distinct identity

  • Aditya Sinha: Let's (honestly) talk about Rajiv

    Aditya Sinha: Let's (honestly) talk about Rajiv

    Like his reluctant entry in politics, Rajiv Gandhi was also slow to grab opportunities for India’s growth when he was prime minister

  • Anand Pendharkar: The Impatient Balsam flower

    Anand Pendharkar: The Impatient Balsam flower

    As a wildlife biologist, I’ve always been inclined towards behaviour and evolutionary biology than genetics and molecular biology.

  • Meher Marfatia: Mini Persias in Maximum City

    Meher Marfatia: Mini Persias in Maximum City

    A round-up of some Parsi specialty stores in the festive week of Navroze and Khordad Sal

  • Meenakshi Shedde: The sound of silence

    Meenakshi Shedde: The sound of silence

    What is your relationship with sound? What sounds make you happy, afraid or sad? Sounds can be a trigger for a story. That was how Priya Sen began. I was at a Digital Story Telling Workshop for the blind, with visually-challenged students from various Mumbai colleges participating at the session.

  • Lindsay Pereira: Living on a prayer, in a house of cards

    Lindsay Pereira: Living on a prayer, in a house of cards

    It seems as if the prices of apartments in the city rise every other year, while the quality of materials used to build them only falls

  • Rosalyn D'Mello: Art as a port of entry into the world

    Rosalyn D'Mello: Art as a port of entry into the world

    To see Frida Kahlo’s self-portraits firsthand is to feel the pulsating throb of your heart and sense a frisson extending through your body

  • Manoj Joshi: PM's Baloch reference only for Bhakts

    Manoj Joshi: PM's Baloch reference only for Bhakts

    While no country in the world categorically recognises Kashmir’s accession to India, they all accept Balochistan’s accession to Pakistan

  • Dharmendra Jore: The gloves are off

    What does the tussle between the Marathas and Dalits hold in store for Maharashtra

  • Fiona Fernandez: Don't let the music die

    Fiona Fernandez: Don't let the music die

    More venues and festivals need to liven up the city’s annual music calendar

  • Aditya Sinha: Meta-humans ascend Mt Olympus

    Aditya Sinha: Meta-humans ascend Mt Olympus

    These Games have so far been a treat, even if India is focused less on our athletes and more on Modi's cronies living it up in Rio

  • Lindsay Pereira: The dead poets and artists' society

    Lindsay Pereira: The dead poets and artists' society

    Dilip Chitre, Arun Kolatkar, Nissim Ezekiel — a chosen few know of them despite their huge contributions to India’s art or literary scene

  • Rosalyn D'Mello: The girl who started painting at 81

    Rosalyn D'Mello: The girl who started painting at 81

    Aboriginal artist Mirdidingkingathi Juwarnda Sally Gabori’s work is arresting in a way that it actually dislocates the body

  • Deepa Gahlot: The black comedy of politics

    Deepa Gahlot: The black comedy of politics

    Commenting on injustice in society, the play Khidki will make the audience laugh and feel uneasy at the same time with its hard truths

  • Fiona Fernandez: Sari state of affairs

    Fiona Fernandez: Sari state of affairs

    The opportunity to showcase India’s finest weaves, textiles and styles was missed at the world's biggest sporting spectacle

  • Dharmendra Jore: Bridging the gaps

    The Savitri bridge tragedy exposes many chinks in our infrastructure agencies

  • Aditya Sinha: Shut up or die: Have we no other choice?

    Aditya Sinha: Shut up or die: Have we no other choice?

    Modi might seem silent on the issue, but he is sending Kashmir a cruel message each time hundreds of civilians are injured there

  • Meher Marfatia: In August company

    Meher Marfatia: In August company

    August Kranti Day, this week, is time to explore the paths around Gowalia Tank’s historic maidan  

  • Meenakshi Shedde: Surreal stunner

    Meenakshi Shedde: Surreal stunner

    Once in a while, you are treated to a film that leaves your senses reeling, that you will savour for years after.