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  • War and peace

    Documentation is Shiv Kunal Verma’s forte. Whether as a filmmaker or defence chronicler, this 56 year-old’s style of storytelling is….

  • In search of meaning

    Dr Gobinda Prasad Sarma occupies a special place in the world of contemporary Indian literature for his scholarly pursuits, especially….

  • Tale of the Tricolour

    The greatest symbol of our national identity is produced in a single unit in Hubli. On 15 August, when the….

  • Act of love

    Classical vocalist Nageen Tanvir has gone from a ‘reluctant heiress’ to all-guns-blazing mode to keep her father’s legacy—Naya Theatre—alive, writes….

  • Flavours of Italy

    From the cave culture of Matera to the gothic architecture of Florence and Siena, Manjiri Prabhu shares some discrete tales…..

  • Get your bowler hats on!

    In a quiet town in Kutch, Charlie Chaplin is alive and kicking. It’s the unlikeliest of processions you would expect….