So, the BCCI called me. Yeah, me. What's BCCI, you're asking?
Fort Kochi island is so civilised, it has ingeniously absorbed all its multiple colonial, religious and trade influences into a rich fabric
The before word is andaazan, which suggests you put salt, spice, water into a dish, not through a precise measurement, but as a sense impression of what will work for the dish being cooked right then and perha...
What we mean by 'life' is the appearance of sentience, the appearance of organisms, who can 'sense' the world around them
It's interesting how Indians who claim to love their motherland the most also have the lowest standards for real women
The demolition signifies step 2 of the city police's drive against drugs. Step 1 was registration of drug-related cases
While my means may not be enviable by any stretch, it allows me the ability to take risks, and a generosity of spirit towards those like me
It is laughable that structures deemed dangerous are allowed to stand over densely populated areas with excuses like it will take time to demolish them, or that permissions for demolishing are in progress
Youve got to be in the mood for the mad to love Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota a movie about the movies
For those colourfully cavorting on the ground though remember that caution is the overriding theme of this festival
Sometimes I think I should just lie down and let the airport security staff pass my whole body through the X-ray machine
We want to see communication happening quickly and smoothly after such tragedies
The last five years have seen the consistent breaching of democratic norms and the undermining of myriad institutions, from judiciary to Parliament, matching Indira's Emergency in its sweep. But what the count...
Dynastic and old-world politics aside the Congress realises that for it to stay alive and relevant it would need to swallow some pride
The young man succumbed to the injuries he received a week earlier when a tree branch fell on his head near Vasant Nagri township of Vasai East
Crumbling infrastructure is not news for the city anymore whether Sena is successful in damage-control anymore remains to be seen
Our museums and cultural spaces must think of new avenues to ensure that younger minds continue to trickle into its corridors
These constellations or houses are visualised as goddesses
They assume aliases, odd pseudonyms, pseudo-patriotic handles
By this we mean that fake images, certificates and claims of athletic and academic achievement along with some common or garden variety of palm greasing of university administrators was carried out - but not d...
"We are not like that Mayawati, putting our own statues everywhere with that tacky handbag. We are supra-Bollywood royalty. We expected Bollywood only to bend, but it begged to be allowed to crawl."
The man behind Indias first skyscraper and revolving restaurant showed rare integrity of design in his 1960s buildings The city lost visionary architect Dilawar Noorani 50 years ago this week
I have never seen a more divided India than the one going to the polls this year. How did we come to this?
Today we are going to list some favourite phrases by our politicians many of which roll like water off a ducks back because they are used so frequently and evince little response
The month inevitably brings my financial precariousness to the fore, and the uncomfortable reality of having to borrow from loved ones
The intention to take action following the spike in complaints is good, let the execution be consistent and as near flawless as possible
Aussie Ashton, who was the scourge of the Indians at Mohali on Sunday, could well become as prominent as his many namesakes
Can we secure movable items or infra in some way so that it cannot be pilfered with, or used and abused in this way?
Triple Frontier the new Netflix film that drops today is that high-octane heist pic with robbery being almost the scripts starting point
This paper has several reports on citizens through the swathe of Nepean Sea Road Malabar Hill and other areas even some from the Western suburbs take on authorities