June 2020

The joys of house cooking

Pushpesh Pant The previous cautionary saying, ‘Too many cooks spoil the broth’, was tossed into the dustbin within the lockdown kitchen. It changed the lounge for relations of various generations who had time on their…





Portrait of a lost world, greed and loss

Nonika Singh A dilapidated haveli in Lucknow justifiably is a symbol of the yore, another era and civilisation; an anachronism in today’s frenzied life. But sitting crumbling in the material world of today, teeming with…


More than money matters

“Time kahan hai mere paas Prime Minister ke baare mein sochen ke  liye…,” says the harried wife Sarita, the lead protagonist of Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai. But the belligerent director Anurag Kashyap whose political opinions are no…