History & Culture

2017 Looking Back: By The Ear
History & Culture

2017 Looking Back: By The Ear

The sounds surrounding us this year were varied — from TM Krishna singing for Right to Privacy, Adele holding on to her Grammy for 25 and telling Beyonce that she deserved it more for Lemonade, to Madonna speaking of women’s rights Carnatic classical vocalist TM Krishna continued his discourse on […]

Fifteen Minutes of Fame
History & Culture

Fifteen Minutes of Fame

In a scene that looks straight out of Bajrangi Bhaijaan, as one enters the first gallery at Madame Tussauds, Salman Khan — in his trademark black leather jacket and a pair of faded denims — is pulling a cycle rickshaw. The three walls around him are plastered with posters from Old Delhi, […]