Simply Extraordinary!

Lal Bahadur Shastri After Mahatma Gandhi’s death in 1948, India faced its next big hit in 1964 with the death of its towering Prime Minister,


Modern day Kurukshetra

Mahabharata is Itihas. Not because it’s history, but because it keeps repeating itself –Devdutt Pattanaik. Mahabharata – An ancient Indian epic that has been passed

Economics & Policy

The Subtle Art of Political Manipulation

One of the very first things you will learn in an Econ-101 class is that consumers are rational beings. However, this overly simplified outlook often


Reimagining Hindustan

An UnBritish India What if way back in 1600, John Watts and George White decided to become pianists rather than start the East India Company?


The dying art of Bengal

As we celebrate yet another Vijayadashami (or more popularly- Dussehra) marking the end of this year’s Durga Puja, the craftsmen from Kumartuli in Kolkata will