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Vol 5 Issue 47, Nov 21 - 27, 2014
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Fellow writers
Fellow writers

A batch of writers who went up to a hill town in Nainital district for a retreat had some fellow travelers – local school students. Well, both groups learnt from each other, says Vikas Datta

  Posted    22-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 47
Unraveling Punjab
Unraveling Punjab

Beyond farms and Sikh shrines, Punjab has a lot to offer, says Puneetinder Kaur Sidhu in her book ‘Experience Punjab on the Road’. She tells Jaideep Sarin that even the countryside is urbane

  Posted    22-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 47
English Vinglish
English Vinglish

Where do bureaucrats, corporate executives and other honchos of non-English speaking nations go to hone their English? Well, it is India. Hyderabad, to be more precise. A report

  Posted    22-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 47
Khadi couture
Khadi couture

As ethnic khadi captures the imagination of dress designers and turns a favoured fabric for draping ramp models, those in the business are laughing all the way to the bank. Nivedita reports

  Posted    15-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 46
BBC for biriyani
BBC for biriyani

Whatever the acronym BBC be to you, Mughlai biryani lovers of Mumbai-Thane salivate at the mention of it. Yes they have Borivali Biryani Centre, run by a vegetarian family, says Quaid Najmi

  Posted    15-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 46
Tribal dilemma
Tribal dilemma

Halakki Vokkaligaru, a forest tribe in Karnataka, is facing an uphill task in carrying its hoary traditions as the younger generation is attracted to modern urban lifestyle, says Fakir Balaji

  Posted    08-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 45
Unsung cops
Unsung cops

Women police in Jammu and Kashmir feel discriminated and neglected at home even as one from their force, now with the UN in Afghanistan, has won an international award, says Shazia Yousuf

  Posted    03-Nov-2014    Vol 5 Issue 44
Folks and music
Folks and music

In Meghalaya, where high voltage music reigns, Rida Gatphoh’s ‘The Musical Folks’ touches the heart of listeners with traditional notes, inspired by nature and wildlife, says Ninglun Hanghal

  Posted    27-Oct-2014    Vol 5 Issue 43
Sweet Diwali
Sweet Diwali

As Diwali sweetness is spread around, traditional Indian sweets, despite shortcomings, have managed to hold on in a market, invaded by chocolates, pastries and cookies, says Rahul Vaishnavi

  Posted    18-Oct-2014    Vol 5 Issue 42
Kom inspires
Kom inspires

Mary Kom has inspired many more. No, not young women to learn boxing but film makers to shoot biopic on sports stars, thanks to the success of the Priyanka Chopra starrer, says Sugandha Rawal

  Posted    11-Oct-2014    Vol 5 Issue 41
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