Independence day special issue

(Clockwise from left ) Rakhmabai Bhikaji; Kiran Bedi; Sushmita Sen; Leila Seth; and Neerja Bhanot.

India’s family of first women

5 min read . 12 Aug 2017
Illustration by Jayachandran/Mint

What I think when I think in English

6 min read . 13 Aug 2017
A still from ‘When Borders Move’ (2017).

Crossing the line

4 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Shilpa Gupta in her studio. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

The art of not forgetting

8 min read . 11 Aug 2017
The Fabric of India by Rosemary Crill.
Independence Day Special Issue

Independence Day Special Issue

1 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Independence Day Special Issue

Independence Day Special Issue

1 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Indian indigo batik.

Seven ‘travelling’ Indian motifs

4 min read . 12 Aug 2017
India Wins Freedom’, by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.

Words unfurled

4 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Aanchal Malhotra with her grandmother’s ‘maang tika’. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint.

What makes a thing precious

8 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Arnob at a concert

The second life of a Bangladeshi song

4 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

Food prints of partition

10 min read . 11 Aug 2017
The Red Fort  serves as the foundation for this doodle, with the Google logo in all-white.

India’s tryst with Google Doodles

2 min read . 11 Aug 2017
Sunil Dutt in a still from the movie ‘Didi’.

The alt patriotic playlist

1 min read . 11 Aug 2017