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  • Art of the matter

    When Kanayi Kunhiraman unveiled a 30-ft sculpture of Yakshi, the first nude sculpture installed outside a temple in Kerala, it….

  • Life in a cuppa

    In The Palaces of Memory – Tales from The Indian Coffee House (Tasveer; 224 pages; ₹ 2,500), British photo-journalist Stuart….

  • The Aryan conundrum

    At 96, archaeologist B B Lal continues to uncover facts about the Vedic people and other ancient civilisations, writes Rekha….

  • An island tale

    Dotted with white-chalk cliffs, pristine beaches and Gothic architecture, Germany’s biggest island Rügen is in a league of its own….

  • United colours of Nagaland

    Endowed with primeval beauty, Nagaland is home to diverse indigenous tribes and unique traditional practices and beliefs. Bordering Myanmar, this….

  • ‘Actors never age; they merely mature’

    Bengali actor Lolita Chatterjee recently made a comeback with her moving performance in Jonaki. Partha Mukherjee believes her best is….