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He Can’t Stop

Thursday 2 January '14

When radio stations in the UK picked up I can’t stop in 2010, the dubstep fraternity found out about a young Joshua Steele.
Katrina, Deepika, Ranveer: Who all were the best dressed celebs of 2013

Friday 27 December '13

Ace stylist on filmy fashion in 2013, on and off screen
Super Sound

Thursday 19 December '13

The festival will have three stages, food courts, a local market and will host beach sports for the revellers.
Finding Answers

Wednesday 18 December '13

Guitarist Aditya Balani on his solo album and bringing modern jazz and Hindustani classical music together.
The Memory Store

Monday 16 December '13

Designer Ruchika Sachdeva packs forgotten days in a modern avatar at her Delhi store
Music in the Chaos

Thursday 12 December '13

Michal Menert’s new India-inspired album has Bollywood influences.
Wake Me Up When He Returns

Tuesday 10 December '13

Avicii USP is being able to bring all genres under one set list, from the bluesy Hey brother to the country sound of his most famous track Wake me up.
Streaming Success

Sunday 1 December '13

A YouTube cover of a hit song spawns a host of new talent, and one unique voice.
Punk from Afar

Thursday 28 November '13

An Ireland-based band promises to redefine their music with an instrumental twist at the NH7 Weekender this Saturday.
Beyond Beautiful

Tuesday 26 November '13

The Above & Group Therapy concert in Delhi was an emotional journey, of longing and love, heartbreak and happiness
Beyond Beautiful

Tuesday 26 November '13

The Above & Group Therapy concert in Delhi was an emotional journey, of longing and love, heartbreak and happiness.
Music in the Palace

Saturday 16 November '13

A chance visit to the majestic palace of village Alsisar in Rajasthan blew them away, and this is how Magnetic Fields Music Festival came into existence.
Music in the Palace

Friday 15 November '13

The list of artistes is a mixed bag and comprises popular names such as Shaa’ir + Func, Midival Punditz, and newer names such as Frame/Frame and Madboy/Mink.
Trash Talk

Friday 8 November '13

Australian DJ Tommy Trash, on his debut India tour, talks about melodies in EDM and his fascination with the sitar.
Notoriously Funny

Tuesday 29 October '13

Russell Peters has a show in Mumbai today at MMRDA grounds.
Notoriously Funny

Saturday 26 October '13

A few years ago, a funny Canadian man was making quite some “noise” online, with his one-liners.
Taking a Bow

Wednesday 16 October '13

Vintage chic, bow ties and the glamorous '60s made a comeback at Ashish N Soni's Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week grand finale.
Model Matters

Wednesday 16 October '13

She opened the WIFW Spring-Summer 2014 with an applause-worthy collection.
Sweet somethings

Wednesday 16 October '13

Aneeth Arora’s tea party on Saturday night was a sweet affair.
Model Matters

Wednesday 16 October '13

If there is one young designer to watch out for this season, it’s definitely Masaba Gupta.


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
The Big Debate
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
The Big Debate
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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