Arts and Culture

Arts and Culture

Vayu Naidu: Finding new ways to tell old stories

  STORYTELLING has existed since the dawn of time and was an early way of documenting history, but over time, it was replaced with things...

The Balloon Thief: Tackling realities of identity and friendship in a world of fantasy

  NEWLY RELEASED novel The Balloon Thief cleverly combines a fantasy world and real life to tell an intriguing story of a girl’s literal and metaphorical journey...

Mehtab Malhotra: ‘Poetry has had a profound effect on my understanding and approach to...

  THIS year’s Women In The Arts festival opens with a show headlined by acclaimed poet and ghazal singer Mehtab Malhotra at the Tara Theatre...

Spotlight on surrogacy

  It won’t have escaped your knowledge that recently Priyanka Chopra-Jonas and Nick Jonas recently welcomed a baby girl via surrogacy. The couple announced the...

Copywood: 21 Hindi film remakes on the way

  The biggest Bollywood trend is remakes of successful films from different genres, languages, and industries. Looop Lapeta, which was a remake of German film Run Lola...

Bappi Lahiri: Dynamic song-filled life of India’s disco king

  Legendary Indian singer, musician, and composer Bappi Lahiri passed away aged 69 after battling against various illnesses. Although tributes poured in from all over the...

Alia Bhatt: Going all gangster

  HOW ALIA BHATT BECAME BROTHEL QUEEN GANGUBAI KATHIAWADI IN HER NEW UNDERWORLD FILM POPULAR actress Alia Bhatt is used to portraying emotionally demanding roles. Yet headlining Sanjay Leela...