n our waking hours, it’s true, we dream of romance but when we sleep we just sleep. Couples joined at the hip, stuck to each other by the superglue of love, even Romeos and Juliets who get past their
16 Aug 2018
I am all for people going childless.
21 Jun 2018
These women who claim to love, to love a lot, to love too much, to love no other, to love like no one ever loved, to live for love, to die for love—what’s the deal with them?
12 May 2018
Clichés and couture are an audio-visual documentation of trends and ideologies down the ages.
27 Jan 2018
You know Hollywood’s caught pants down. With more and more actresses joining the #MeToo brigade and stars like James Franco and Michael Douglas busy issuing denials, off-screen beats onscreen.
13 Jan 2018
Leaders must make us laugh. It’s like men found out—after intense declarations and smouldering eyes failed to do the trick when it came to women—that the fastest wooing is wit-based.
11 Nov 2017
All is not what it seems in showbiz. In movies and music videos the world may well be a rom-com, but behind the scenes is the casting couch.
14 Oct 2017
Fictional characters have secrets too.
23 Sep 2017
Wendy Doniger talks about the stories and a sense of purpose, and even intentions that jewels have
08 Jul 2017
Kim Kardashian has gone and flashed the wrong dimples this time. Her famous posterior was recently clicked in all its glory, or rather all its non-glory
07 May 2017
The best satires are written by the seriously pissed—the angrier they are, the more biting the writing. Life is too tragi-comic and either one goes sublimely profound on it or exposes it for the farce
27 Apr 2017
The Kardashians are quaking in their impossibly high stilettoes. Kate Middleton’s recent confessions may merit a reality show of her own.
23 Apr 2017
All those who switched off their TVs just when La La Land won the Best Picture, missed out on a lovely live twist in the tale.
04 Mar 2017
The book chronicles the liaison between Mohammad Ali Jinnah and Ruttie Petit.
04 Mar 2017
Desi lit fests, at last count, were inching towards 100. Considering that India is made up of 29 states and seven UTs, are our current litterateurs speaking more than they are writing?
22 Jan 2017
According to traditional Indian culture, everything is the girl’s fault. From rape to widowhood to giving birth only to daughters, it all boils down to the woman. Take eve-teasing.
08 Jan 2017
A collection of erotic tales by writers using adult prose that pursues and chases you with dirty talk
07 Jan 2017
Very few women ride on their colleague’s shoulders, preferring to take a cab home after work.
26 Nov 2016
Underneath the fun and frolic that is the epitome of Broacha’s wit, there is an aptness to his
words, and he takes up male awkwardness and foibles with as much affection as satirical intent
07 Nov 2016
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