Locomotif

For Narendra Modi, power is a permanent struggle

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Cover Story:...

The second referendum on Modi propels reforms

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Society

From Benares to Mirzapur, mujrawaalis of today live on song and nostalgia, mourning the passing of their culture. As they prepare for the final farewell, we go in search...

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Books

How spirituality and poetry mix in the peripatetic world of Arundhathi Subramaniam, whose latest collection When God Is A Traveller has just been shortlisted for the...

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Books

Acclaimed writer and critic Shamsur Rahman Faruqi on poetry, Indian literary theory and Urdu’s legacy in an exclusive preview of his new book

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The Wealth Issue

Mumbai has its commercial roots in drug money. A profile of the City

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Web Exclusive

Licence Raj for big Indian firms ended in 1991. It took another 23 years for the dreaded inspector Raj to end for small companies

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Web Exclusive

Interview with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan

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Cinema
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Kill The Messenger

With a great subject treated lifelessly, this film shies away from taking a stand

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Gadgets
iMac with Retina 5K Display

A sleek workhorse with the world’s sharpest resolution display

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Science
Art and Gender

Men and women view art differently. So says a new study

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How e-commerce firms, their war chests overflowing with recent funding, are taking on each other like never before

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The new Nobel laureate for peace began his struggle for children’s freedom when he was a boy

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The new star of Hindi cinema sees himself as a work in progress. Arjun Kapoor on his art and fears

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A stretch on NH 47 in Kerala has become a synonym for great music. Meet Thaikkudam Bridge

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BANGALORE
A Divine Approach to Dirt

In a small town near Bangalore, three inventive youngsters put waste at the service of gods

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In memoriam
Editor the Great

The celebrated Washington Post editor who oversaw the Pentagon Papers and Watergate stories was the gatekeeper of a free press

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Unreasonable
West Indies Cricket Team

For abandoning their India tour midway

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Cover Story

The manhunt for Yasin Bhatkal was India’s most meticulously planned undercover operation. An Open Exclusive chronicles India’s most sensational stakeout

100 Days of Modi

An amazing transition from Candidate to Prime Minister, from Seeker to Giver

Food

The rise of vegetarian terrorism

Fashion

Four trendsetters in Indian fashion re-imagine menswear for a cool summer look

Cover Story

The Modi model of governance has banished power brokers and set in motion a new work culture. The inside story

Essay

Why the prospects of the Congress’ fifth-generation dynastic gamble hang by a slender thread

Open Essay

Intimations of a New Establishment and the Return of Real India

True Life

When Najaraus, HIV-negative, met Maitri, HIV-positive

OTHER HALF

The woman believed to be the wife of the most powerful man in Gujarat lives in a one-room home

Portrait

A journey in search of the real Amit Shah