Sultans  of Skill

A host of social entrepreneurs is empowering have-nots across the country with jobs and making them employable by Sunita Raghu and Sujitha J.

Elizabeth Koshy | albin mathew

Shooting for the stars

Elizabeth Koshy, the first Malayali to win a medal in a national-level rifle sports championship, aims at her next target: The April Commonwealth Games in Australia.

The string doctor 

Jyotsna, an Indian origin violinist, wins the heart of people in the UK with her crossovers of classical music and other genres.

Saviour of seeds

A Bengaluru-based architect sets up a 2.5-acre farm to curate indigenous seeds of endangered vegetables.

Prabhakar Rao | JITHENDRA M.

Gladiatrices of the east

A 23-year-old woman forms the first all-women Paika Akhada Dal of Odisha to train them in self-defence

Sunita Behera with her students | Biswanath Swain
Chinmayi Tripathi | Shekhar Yadav

Marrying rhymes and tunes

Delhi-based singer Chinmayi Tripathi has launched an initiative that pays tribute to the greatest legends of Hindi poetry.

Newseum Nation

India’s repository of cultures and objects reinvent themselves to become more constructive narratives of the past by Jagyaseni Chatterjee.

I would never leave Bollywood as my Base: Irrfan Khan

With two upcoming films, one from Bollywood and another from Hollywood, the actor who has broken the mould will set a new standard in cinema.


A still from Qarib Qarib Singlle