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I have written enough about India: V S Naipaul
Nobel laureate and India-origin author V S Naipual, known for his caustic writings on the country of his parentage, has said he has written enough about India and will not be writing anything more......
Decoding Bal Thackeray: Bindhast!
Most people trying to decode the Bal Thackeray phenomenon tend to see him in either black or white. Pramod Pagedar believes he was a curious combination of both, but mostly he was all grey. 24X7......
Lit fest: Playwright Karnad slams 'anti-Muslim' Naipaul
V S Naipaul has come in for stinging criticism from noted playwright Girish Karnad for his views on Muslims in India, with the latter saying the Nobel laureate has no idea of the community's......
Tarun Tejpal's many businesses
The company owned 80% by him is highly profitable, but the one that he owns 19.25% is mired in losses. The alleged sexual assault by Tehelka Editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal on a young......
Interview with Prof. Nirvikar Singh
It will take many decades for India to become a giant economy, primarily because of its population size, but we can grow very rapidly and become a developed nation once we change our economic......
Mauritius can teach India hard lessons
India's High Commissioner to Mauritius was replaced on April 28 on grounds of improper conduct. It's not the first time a diplomat would have been admonished, and unfortunately, it won't be the......
Telluride Film Festival: The Mecca for lovers of cinema
Aseem Chhabra celebrates 40 years of the prestigious Telluride Film Festival. On Wednesday, I'll be going home -- for the 20th time. Since 1994, I have been taking an annual pilgrimage......
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