Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021


#MeToo: The Akbar Who Became Birbal

#MeToo: The Akbar Who Became Birbal

29 October, 2018 K.P. Nayar

...but still didn’t have answers to this one. An ex-colleague on the editor-politician felled by the #MeToo storm.

D.I.Y. Chandrachud: A Judge Who Is Not Afraid To Dissent

D.I.Y. Chandrachud: A Judge Who Is Not Afraid To Dissent

15 October, 2018 Ushinor Majumdar

Articulate dissenter, votary of individual liberty, son: who is the liberals’ new darling?

Survival Lessons From Grassroots

Post-results drama brings former PM Deve Gowda back into national reckoning ahead of the 2019 polls

Producing A Nouvelle Vague

Producing A Nouvelle Vague

15 January, 2018 Giridhar Jha

Manish Mundra’s Drishyam Films is handcrafting Bollywood’s meaningful indie wave

New Dawn Or A Lit-Up Screen

Acting is all about timing. Jaya’s absence and DMK’s dismal bypoll show offer Rajinikanth a grand entry.

27 November, 2017

The Zest Of Both Worlds

Giridhar Jha

At home with commercial slapsticks as much as with ­nuanced indies, Sanjai Mishra is a heart stealer

30 October, 2017

Prez Zuma’s West UP Connect

Ushinor Majumdar

Proximity to the Guptas brought the South African president under a cloud. But who are the Guptas?

16 October, 2017

The Fireworks Of A Shadow Dancer

Giridhar Jha

Kindling his roles with delightful nuance, Pankaj Tripathi steals the show

25 September, 2017

Man On The 37th Floor

Qaiser Mohammad Ali

How to go from a JNU jholawala to the TV tycoon who swung a $2.5 bn IPL deal

28 August, 2017

Formula One For Insolvency

Harvir Singh

The empire Jaiprakash Gaur built from scratch is now on the verge of being declared bankrupt

24 July, 2017

The Second Among Equals

G.C. Shekhar

Why Gopal Gandhi will have to settle for a shot at the No 2 post

24 April, 2017

Being And Temporariness

Shajahan Madampat

Deepak Unnikrishnan’s first novel teleports through the Malayali-Gulf experience

17 April, 2017

The Shah Of Political Chess

Bhavna Vij-Aurora

The political constellation on the ground and the signs in the sky are all working out for Modi’s general as he strives to close the gaps in India’s saffron map

03 April, 2017

N.R. Narayana Murthy, Infosys

Lola Nayar

“He had this dream of building the best company in the world so everything he did had to be top class,” says ­former colleague T.V. Mohandas Pai.

03 April, 2017

Mukesh Ambani, Reliance Industries

Ajay Sukumaran

It’s the thought of the future that drives Mukesh. “Everyone expected me to study textiles. I wanted to pursue chemical engineering, as I thought it was the future,” he has said.

03 April, 2017

Brijmohan Lall Munjal (1923-2015) & Pawan Kant Munjal Hero Group

Lola Nayar

The joint ­venture with Honda overtook Bajaj Auto to ­become India’s biggest ­two-wheeler manufacturer.

03 April, 2017

Rahul Bhatia, Indigo

Pragya Singh

Bhatia’s low-cost airline is now the biggest in India. The flights are 15% more fuel-efficient, ply in routes that burn less fuel. Even the speed is moderated.

03 April, 2017

R.C. Bhargava, Maruti Suzuki

Arindam Mukherjee

Under Bhargava, Maruti became India’s No. 1 ­automobile ­firm and a ­precious ­profit-making ­engine for its parent Suzuki.

Photo Gallery

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar greets newly unopposed elected Member of Legislative Council (MLC) Rozina Najish (NDA), in Patna.

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Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials at Naini Central Prison to get custody remand of Anand Giri, Ada Tiwari, Sandeep Tiwari for 7 days (28 September 9 am to 4 October 5 pm), during investigation in the death...

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Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu addresses during an inauguration of the City Knowledge and Investment Cluster set up at IIT Jodhpur.

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In this file image, security personnel conduct flag march during clashes in north east Delhi. The Delhi High Court on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, said that the riots were a pre-meditated conspiracy to disturb law & order in...

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In this file image, charred remains of vehicles set ablaze by rioters during communal violence over the amended citizenship law at Shiv Vihar area of the riot-affected north east Delhi. The Delhi High Court on Monday,...

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Caste Your Vote: Why A Caste Census Could Radically Change India’s Political Map

Opposition parties unite for implementation of a long-standing demand. Will the Modi Government bite the bullet?


A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World

There is no need to contextualise Hathras. It is a standalone story. A warning, a trigger, a tragedy.

Chinki Sinha
A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World


Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls

A Dalit Sikh CM from the neglected Puad region is a smart move, queering the pitch for the grand old party’s rivals.

Amandeep Sandhu
Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls