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Inside Out

Sunday 8 December '13

Artist Prabhakar Singh uses scrap material to give shape to his sculptures that highlight what’s hidden.
Bee For and After

Saturday 7 December '13

UK-based Laila Khan film Before I Was Me, which discusses gender dysphoria, will be screened in India for the first time.
Transforming Thought

Thursday 5 December '13

Before I was Me, set to be shown in the city as part of its first screenings in India, looks into issues related to gender dysphoria.
Bee For and After

Thursday 5 December '13

Laila Khan brings her film Before I Was Me to India for the first time which discusses gender dysphoria through the life of its protagonist Charlie.
Bee For and After

Thursday 5 December '13

Laila Khan brings her film Before I Was Me to India for the first time which discusses gender dysphoria through the life of its protagonist Charlie.
Thank You for the Music

Tuesday 3 December '13

Kersi Lord, whose family has helped make some of the most popular classic Hindi film music, talks about life as a musician and arranger
Oz You Like It

Thursday 28 November '13

Pop singer Kate Miller-Heidke is among the artistes performing in the city as part of the Aussie BBQ.
Dogged Rescue

Monday 25 November '13

A level one canine first aid course hosted in the city, drew a number of animal lovers.
A Familiar tune

Saturday 23 November '13

This year’s edition of Swarbhaskar Mahotsav, the classical arts festival, belongs to second-generation musicians.
Live Wire

Thursday 21 November '13

blueFrog is pening its amphitheatre to music lovers in Pune next month.
Mixtape Master

Wednesday 20 November '13

Fresh off his debut EP release, independent artiste Nikhil Kaul will perform in the city as part of a multi-city tour.
Changing Narratives

Sunday 17 November '13

Recognised by Granta among the most promising young authors, British authors Nadifa Mohamed and David Szalay talk about the rise of multicultural writing in literature.
Pune-based yoga, Vedanta gurus recall their time with Sachin

Sunday 17 November '13

B K S Iyengar had help the cricketer manage his foot problems with tailor-made exercises; Parthasarathy had advised him on retirement.
Rolling in the Deep

Saturday 16 November '13

With restaurants in the city serving handmade pasta, patrons are getting fresh and authentic flavours of the Italian dish.
A Silent Jibe

Thursday 14 November '13

Pixel Perfect

Tuesday 12 November '13

Independent filmmakers get a leg-up as film festivals now showcase digitally-shot works and the government opens up to subsidies.
Rap on a Roll

Saturday 9 November '13

Considered the father of the fast-talking style that ultimately led to what we know as rap, Anthony Henry will bring a mixed set-list to the city
Meating Point

Saturday 9 November '13

It takes a trained eye to pick the right fish or meat, says chefs in the city
Rooted in Tradition

Wednesday 6 November '13

Manipuri playwright and theatre director Ratan Thiyam, who will receive the Bhupen Hazarika National Award in the city, sees theatre as a composite art form.
Cracker sales dip, school initiatives get ‘credit’

Sunday 3 November '13

Prasad Dashrath, owner of Sahakarnagar Fataka Mart in Sahakar Nagar, says that rising prices have little to do with the decreasing firecracker sales.


The Big Debate
Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
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Pawan KheraReally, Mr Mehta? Much that I enjoy your sophomoric enthusiasm, your assertions are hurried and inaccurate. The UPA didn't aim to silence people. The UPA heard what the people spoke. Pawan Khera Imagining a silence, missing the point, July 19 Comments
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Shekhar GuptaNever in India's history has the economic discourse been so one-sided. Povertarianism, has become a part of our holy national consensus. Shekhar Gupta National Interest: The deformists, July 20 Comments
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Shashi TharoorI respect Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, but find their diatribes sweepingly denunciatory. They have failed to notice today's India boasts a thriving, entrepreneurial and globalised economy. Shashi Tharoor Note to UPA-bashers, July 23 Comments
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Shashi TharoorPawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments
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