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Bamzai believes India’s work culture must change for women to embrace their careers. (Photo: Alamy)

The world on her shoulders

3 min read . 12 Oct 2019
A contemporary interpretation of the ‘pichvai’ in which the idol has been left out of the image.  (Photo: Pooja Singhal/Galleryske)

A move towards minimalism

2 min read . 06 Oct 2019
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The South Asian Symphony Orchestra rehearsing in Bengaluru ahead of the ‘Peace Notes’ concert; and Nirupama Rao. (Photo: Nirupama Rao)

‘Music is a great enabler’

2 min read . 04 Oct 2019
An RTI application shows 275 children adopted by families and single parents have returned to the system over the past two years

The returned

15 min read . 28 Sep 2019
In ‘Daura’, a musician’s recounting of a folk myth transports the young district collector, the protagonist of the story.  (Photo: istock)

A tour of madness

4 min read . 21 Sep 2019
Talking queer with kids

Talking queer with kids

3 min read . 31 Aug 2019
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The truth about friends from college

2 min read . 02 Aug 2019
A still from ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’.

The young hijabi in fiction

2 min read . 23 Jun 2019
With mindfulness, any activity can become meditative.

Meditations of a wellness sceptic

3 min read . 31 May 2019
Matthew Raggett. (Photo: Courtesy Doon School)

Lessons for home from a headmaster

5 min read . 26 May 2019
Chinese bar house Cantan in Bengaluru.

Enter the new dragon

2 min read . 05 May 2019
A still from ‘Stranger Things’, believed to be a successor to ‘It’.