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THE RIGHT POSTURE

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The paradox of the Yoga debate

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Emergency: 25. 06. 1975

The fall of Mrs G after the Emergency was India’s introduction to the mortality of the maximum leader In Joshua Oppenheimer’s blood-curdling documentary about the anti-communist massacre in Indonesia…

Lalit Modi: The cost of a fugitive

A Mumbai-based self-avowed entrepreneur, mustachioed, rich and flashy, had been strutting around in the national capital since last December, bragging about some explosive documents he claimed to…

25. 06. 1975

In Joshua Oppenheimer’s blood-curdling documentary about the anti-communist massacre in Indonesia in the 60s, there is this killer, now a toothless but robust old man with poor eyesight, recollecting…

Jurassic quirk

Jurassic World has broken the record for the biggest weekend opening the world has ever seen, and so far it has collected more than half a billion US dollars. What the movie proves conclusively is…

The FTII furore

Students of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), the country’s premier institute for film studies, are once again up in arms. And will remain so till the Union Information and…

Vaghela lands in a Rs 1,700 crore scam

Looks like more skeletons are tumbling out of the UPA’s closet. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered an FIR against former Union Textile Minister Shankarsinh Vaghela and six…

Lalu Prasad

There can be a number of different ways to look at the controversy that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj finds herself in. It can be argued that she wrote a letter to the UK authorities in…

The Philosopher Architect

One of Charles Correa’s last designs was a jamaatkhana—a place for communal gathering of Muslims—at the Ismaili Centre in Toronto. It looked like a mosque but had a glass dome, and from the inside,…

Triumph of the centenarian candidate

Doddalathuru is a hamlet 240 km from Bengaluru with a population of just over 1,000. It was unknown to most until recently. But then the gram panchayat elections took place and a woman who is said to…