Person of the Year 2015
Vol 6 Issue 4, Jan 23 - 29, 2015
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Power of dance
Power of dance

A dance school set up in a poor and violent neighbourhood in Brazil’s Fortaleza not just helps girls pirouette out of poverty but take destiny into their own hands, says Kamayani Bali-Mahabal

  Posted    24-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 4
Foreign laud
Foreign laud

The ‘Clean India’ campaign, launched in India, has come up for praise from foreigners living in the country. However, they see a big challenge in its implementation, says Debaprio C Choudhury

  Posted    24-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 4
Shilpa’s secrets
Shilpa’s secrets

Give and take is a secret of Shilpa Shetty’s successful marriage to Raj Kundra for five years. Saluting homemakers, she tells Nivedita that men should contribute equally to household chores

  Posted    19-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 3
End of pulp
End of pulp

Booksellers, writers and publishers are worried that Hindi pulp fiction is losing its old popularity. Shilpa Raina and Shweta Sharma find out that the blame is on modern digital technology

  Posted    19-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 3
Lady mahout
Lady mahout

Giving up the comforts in a zamindar’s home, Parbati Barua chose to live and work with elephants. Indirani Raimedhi features the world’s only female mahout in her book, ‘My Half Of The Sky’

  Posted    10-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 2
Deliciously rich
Deliciously rich

During the winter months, Kashmiris relish on the traditional Harisa, served in Srinagar’s old city areas. Sheikh Qayoom and Waseem Shah bring us the flavor of the mutton and rice delicacy

  Posted    10-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 2
Green child
Green child

Inspired by her granny’s tales, a tribal girl in Odisha, Basanti Majhi, has authored a collection of stories in Kui to introduce Kondh children to traditions and folklore, says Deepsha Rath

  Posted    03-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 1
Edited life
Edited life

B G Verghese, who passed away recently, led a simple life, driving a Maruti 800 car, says Sevanti Ninan, adding, those who worked with him know that they don't make editors like that anymore

  Posted    03-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 1
Bridging nations
Bridging nations

Pakistani singer Arif Lohar does not know how many times he had come to India. He tells Jaideep Sarin that folk artistes like him are a bridge between the two countries, helping improve ties

  Posted    03-Jan-2015    Vol 6 Issue 1
Festive feast
Festive feast

With beautifully decorated trees and twinkling lights announcing the Christmas season, Bhanu Priya Vyas suggests a variety of mouth-watering dishes to cook up a gastronomic storm this yuletide

  Posted    22-Dec-2014    Vol 5 Issue 51
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