Subramanyam D. and his colleagues at IBM take a break from work every day to look after their gardening plots in a Bengaluru tech park

Gardening in my office backyard

5 min read . 24 Sep 2019
My Father’s Garden: By Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar, Speaking Tiger, 192 pages,  ₹499.

Sex, lies and politics

1 min read . 15 Feb 2019
The Nigeen lake in Srinagar. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

Weekend Vacation: Delhi to Srinagar

3 min read . 09 Sep 2018
The World Trade Organization (WTO) headquarters in Geneva. Washington has forced the EU to negotiate for eliminating tariffs and other barriers on the import of agricultural products supplied by American farmers. Photo: Reuters.
Courtney Barnett performs during Splendour In The Grass 2016 in Byron Bay, Australia. Photo: Getty Images

Courtney Barnett sings short stories

4 min read . 01 Jun 2018