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Changing Census and sensibility in a new India

India-born, United States-based Sandip Roy finds being invisible in India's Census discomfiting. The census taker came to our house in Kolkata the other day. His name was Mukul Ghosh. A middle-aged......

Jyoti to Jane. Srey to Sarah?

Sandip Roy is fighting Sandy-ification My name is not complicated by Indian standards. It's  not Abanindranath or Jyotirindranath. In India, the confusion was the Bengalis called me Shondeep. The......

Amid wanna-'bees': It's a family affair

Sandip Roy visits a flock of wanna-'bees' at an all-Indian spelling bee in Milpitas, California and is transported back to India. Illustration by Uttam Ghosh. When I told my friend I was going to......

Licensed to live

The 'love that dare not speak its name' has found a voice, andlegitimacy. Sandip Roy on the sexual revolution, circa 2008.When I left India for America, my aunts fretted about who I might end up......

PHOTOS: Nation bids tearful adieu to its fallen heroes

An emotional farewell was given to the valiant army jawans who lost their lives in the Uri attack, as their last rites were performed in their respective native villages with full military and......

The birth of a Sufi singer

Sandip Roy tells the story of Shye Ben-Tzur, an Israeli musician who found his calling in Sufi music."I am not a Hebrew qawaal," says Shye Ben-Tzur. "I've never been one and never will be." But......

My father, Satyajit Ray

One of India's top filmmakers Satyajit Raj would have been 95 on May 2.  We celebrate him by re-publishing a special series of articles through the week. On May 12, Satyajit Ray's first film,......

60 years later, the house where Pather Panchali was shot

As Satyajit Ray's masterpiece Pather Panchali turns 60 on August 26, we re-visit the location where the film was shot. This article was first published in June 2013. Indians can broadly be......

60 years later, the house where Pather Panchali was shot

As Satyajit Ray's masterpiece Pather Panchali turns 60 on August 26, we re-visit the location where the film was shot. This article was first published in June 2013. Indians can broadly be......

Shashi Kapoor: The quiet showman

Though many feel it has been long overdue, recognition has finally come for Shashi Kapoor, the often underrated actor who acted in bad films so that he could make good cinema. In the late 1970s,......

ISL: Kerala Blasters rally to beat FC Goa

IMAGE: Kerala Blasters' Kervens Belfort celebrates after scoring the winner against FC Goa during their ISL match in Margao on Monday. Photograph: ISL Kerala Blasters FC came from behind to beat......

ISL: Goa plunder Kerala Blasters to reach semis

Reinaldo da Cruz Oliveira struck a hat-trick as FC Goa secured their place in the semi-final of the Indian Super League (ISL) with a record 5-1 win over Kerala Blasters, in Kochi on Sunday. It was......

Ranti Martins adjudged I-League's best player

Nigerian striker Ranti Martins was adjudged the 'Best Player' of the last edition of the I-League, in which he scored 27 goals for Prayag United and topped the scorers' list. It was double delight......

I-League: Dempo win against Churchill Brothers

Ryuji Sueoka scored a brace of goals as Dempo Sports Club laboured to a 2-1 win over Churchill Brothers Sports Club in the opening match of the I-League at the Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, on......

Armando selects a squad of 30 for friendlies

A 30-member Indian squad has been selected for the twin international friendlies against Maldives and Qatar on Julu 10 and 17 respectively ahead of their World Cup qualifier against United Arab......
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10 hurt in BJP-TMC clash in Tripura

AGARTALA, March 14 - A day after brawl between the supporters of BJP and Trinamool Congress (TMC), the saffron party today demanded immediate... ...

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Dahiya, Yadav elected president and gen secy of PTI Federation

Balram Singh Dahiya and M S Yadav were today elected president and general secretary respectively of the Federation of PTI Employees' Union here.... ...

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Office-bearers of Union of PTI Workers Kolkata elected

Election to the various posts of the office-bearers of Union of PTI Workers Kolkata was held today and Atanu Pal was elected as the general... ...

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