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Abhijit Banerjee's Dhoti Chic
'The bhadralok would have earlier baulked at the very idea of wearing a coloured dhoti; now, with Dr Banerjee wearing, it is quite likely to be the hot fashion item during Durga Puja next year,'......
BJP leaders seek RSS help to resolve crisis
Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat met top leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday and Sunday to resolve the ongoing factional feud in the party. BJP leaders......
Help wanted: 'Make in India' drive lacks skilled labour
India only has 3.5 million workers undergoing skills courses a year, compared with 90 million in China In a classroom of construction firm Larsen & Toubro's training centre outside Mumbai, an......
What is Vijay Mallya and Rahul Dravid's Kolkata connection?
With clientele ranging from Vijay Mallya to Rahul Dravid, Kolkata-based designer Sharbari Datta is trying to revive the classic combination of dhoti and kurta. In popular culture a well-draped......
Have you seen the new Reva electric cars?
The Bangalore-based Reva Electric Car Co unveiled two new models, one of them designed by India's celebrated auto designer Dilip Chhabria, at the 63rd Frankfurt International Motor Show on......
When Dilip Kumar and Lata Mangeshkar didn't speak for 13 years
The way Dilip came to the porch to receive Lata, you would never have guessed something was amiss between the two.Raju Bharatan's many wonderful insights into Dilip Kumar's life. IMAGE: Dilip......
25 Memorable Dilip Kumar Films
Dilip Kumar, acting legend, passed into the ages on Wednesday, July 7, morning. We remember the icon by re-visiting his best movies. Dilip Kumar. The name evokes a myriad of images and every......
How Charulata inspired Devdas
IMAGE: Aishwarya Rai in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Devdas. As cinema lovers celebrate Satyajit Ray's birth centenary on May 2, one of his die-hard fans in Bollywood -- Sanjay Leela Bhansali -- is......
10 Memorable ROMANTIC Movies
Subhash K Jha list his 10 favourite romantic Hindi films. Amar Prem IMAGE: Sharmila Tagore and Rajesh Khanna in Amar Prem. Shakti Samanta's timeless film featured my favourite......
Did Waheeda Rehman want to marry Dilip Kumar?
As Dilip Kumar turns 98 on December 11, Subhash K Jha highlights some lesser known facts about the thespian. Photograph: Kind courtesy Dilip Kumar/Twitter Dilip Kumar has worked with every major......
Taufel, Dar among 17 on-field umpires for IPL-4
Australia's Simon Taufel and Pakistan's Aleem Dar, who officiated in the World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka last week, are among 17 on-field umpires for the fourth edition of the Indian......
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