Royal Challengers Bangalore not-out batsmen Virat Kohli and Sarfaraz Khan celebrate after their team's victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad. Photo: K.R. Deepak
May 22, 2015

The darkness beneath the glitter

It was a moment that should have carried huge meaning for the Indian Premier League. 21-year-old KC Cariappa dismissed AB de Villiers; in a rare moment of reckless exuberance, the South African ste... »
A still from the movie. Photo: Special arrangement
May 22, 2015

Surkhaab: Papers are incomplete

The Indo-Canadian co-production promises to be a stirring depiction of the plight of illegal migrants to Canada. It is indeed a tale of survival in the globalised world but the perils and the ensu... »
Jawed Sheikh
May 17, 2015

Waiting for the big break

“Every Pakistani actor wants to work in India.” These are the words of noted Pakistani actor Jawed Sheikh who has been seen in Indian films for a little under two decades now. Even though he is a f... »
Illustration by Vinay Kumar
May 17, 2015
Down Memory Lane

Celebrating summertime

With the laburnum trees in bloom, one is reminded of these lines from Thomas Hood who, as an old man recalled that the tree planted by his brother on his birthday “was living yet” but went on to la... »
At the expo
May 17, 2015

A smarter police force

Last year, Prime Minister, Narendra Modi called for making the police force of the country a 'SMART' police force. The second edition of International Police Expo was inaugurated by Minister of You... »
M.J. Gopalan was good at cricket and equally adept at hockey
May 17, 2015
A Single Swallow

The fleeting ways of fame

M.J. Gopalan MJ Gopalan and Shute Banerjee figured in the trial match when they represented Maharaja of Patiala’s XI vs Nawab of Pataudi’s XII at the Baradari ground, Pati... »
Painting by Chandra Bhattacharya
May 22, 2015

United in spirit

Just like the elements in nature which are varied in form but united in their spirit, five contemporary artists in the ongoing show “Elements” at Creativity Art Gallery show us the same world but... »
A still from the movie. Photo: Special arrangement
May 22, 2015

Tanu Weds Manu Returns: The taming of Tanu

A Hindi film usually puts a full stop when the boy and girl get over the obstacles to take vows. But what about life lines after love gets social and legal stamp? Director Aanand L. Rai looks at t... »
Deepika Govind
May 17, 2015

Some old craft, some new cuttings

Drawing inspiration from the crafts of Kutch, designer Deepika Govind has come up with an eclectic collection which will be showcased at Neel Sutra, her store at Khan Market in New Delhi.Dee... »
A still from the film
May 17, 2015

The warp and woof of Velvet

Bombay Velvet is eliciting mixed reactions. Some are excited with what Anurag Kashyap wanted to achieve and others are critical of what actually he has. Any which way one can’t take away the pulsa... »
Hyundai i20 Active 2015
May 17, 2015

A bold statement

What is the meaning of ‘Fluidic Sculpture’ design philosophy of Hyundai?Hyundai’s fluidic design language defines the four basic aspects of designing pattern – fluid, dynamic, motion... »