R. Praggnanandhaa at the World Youth Chess Championship in Mumbai. (Photo: Manoej Paateel/Mint)

The young knight of the chess world

4 min read . 18 Oct 2019
Buddhi Yoga is an ancient version of the Snakes and Ladders game, brought out by Khol Khel, a Kolkata-based  company.

Board games on your phone

2 min read . 13 Feb 2018
A file photo of Garry Kasparov (left) playing against IBM supercomputer Deep Blue operated by IBM’s Joe Hoane in New York. Deep Blue made chess history when it defeated Kasparov, the first time a computer triumphed over a reigning world champion. Photo: Reuters

Chess in that almost alien way

7 min read . 09 Feb 2018
Alyysa Chesson at the Bono studio in Bandra, Mumbai. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

Indian ice cream’s cool new wave

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A still from ‘Queen of Katwe’

Film review: Queen of Katwe

3 min read . 05 Oct 2016
Mira Nair (centre) on the sets of Disney’s ‘Queen Of Katwe’ with David Oyelowo (right), Madina Nalwanga (left) and Esther Lutaaya. Photo: <br />Edward Echwalu<br /><br />

From Kampala, with love

7 min read . 17 Sep 2016
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