Sidin vadukut

List-making can make life easier. Photo: iStockPhoto

Declutter the Eat, Pray, Love way

3 min read . 25 Dec 2017
The 1918 flu pandemic provided the inspiration for Vadukut’s new novel. Photo: Alamy.
A file photo of Althea Gibson. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

A tennis tale

4 min read . 18 Jul 2015
After the latest round of general elections, according to a report by the University College London, there are now 42 non-white MPs in the House of Commons. Photo: Bloomberg<br />

Déjà View | A non-resident comrade

4 min read . 30 May 2015
Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

Déjà View |The Curse of Malcha?

4 min read . 02 May 2015
Jijai dragging her son to the temple as Tukaram tries to stop her. Sant Tukaram, a classic in Marathi Cinema, is the first Indian film to be picked for any international award of any kind. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

A certified success

4 min read . 11 Apr 2015
Scouting might seem like a frivolous thing for a freedom fighter to be involved in. But Madan Mohan Malaviya appears to have been that sort of person: a most peculiar polymath. Photo: PTI <br />

A peculiar polymath

4 min read . 27 Dec 2014
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Food and drink

2 min read . 27 Dec 2014
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Home sweet home

2 min read . 02 Dec 2014
Jawaharlal Nehru had in early 20th century found Ireland’s Sinn Fein movement similar to extremist movements in India.<br />

My enemy’s enemy

4 min read . 22 Nov 2014
The high-end wristwatch market in India is in many ways a microcosm of modern India’s extreme wealth and prosperity. Photo: iStockPhoto<br />
Over the many dozens of editions of ‘Cubiclenama’ I have badgered my fellow cubiclists to find ways of injecting excitement and enjoyable turbulence into their professional and personal lives. Photo: Mint<br />

Goodbye Cubiclenama

4 min read . 25 Apr 2014
Some situations are too complex for truth, and some people, to paraphrase an old Mohanlal dialogue, simply can’t handle the truth. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint<br />

Cubiclenama | Truth is overrated

4 min read . 11 Apr 2014
Photo: AFP<br />

Cubiclenama | Home sweet home

4 min read . 29 Mar 2014
Cesium 133, a timepiece with a self-contained Cesium atomic clock.<br />

Radio on your wrist

3 min read . 18 Jan 2014
Professors at Harvard devised this edX.org course.<br />

New Year Ideas | Study more, online

5 min read . 04 Jan 2014