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The Unpredictable Journey of Indian Secularism

The Unpredictable Journey of Indian Secularism

By Sanjana Sanghi (Sub-Editor) We Indians, we yearn for a secular State. I stand to correct myself, a “truly secular” State. But what does this idealistic version of secularism really encapsulate? Will it empower us in ways it hasn’t been able to before? Or make us feel more as citizens of a democratic nation than [...]

The Jaipur Literature Festival

The Jaipur Literature Festival

Written and Photographed by Sanjana Sanghi (Sub-Editor) The energy was overwhelming; the colors, breathtaking with people hustling and bustling. The winter sun failed to seem bright enough amidst the thousand gleaming faces, yet the trees seemed to arc proudly above this influx of literary enthusiasm and cultural magnificence. I stood there – shaken, but more [...]

And the Mountains Echoed – A Book Review

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And the Mountains Echoed – A Book Review

By Alankrita Anand (PR Co-ordinator)           Title- And the Mountains Echoed Author- Khaled Hosseini Quick take- An echo of tragedies and triumphs, above all, of human relationships TSL Rates- 3.8/5   From the man who brought us the heart-wrenching stories of Hassan and Mariam from war ravaged Afghanistan, ‘And the Mountains [...]

The Intrepid Reporter and Other Short Stories

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The Intrepid Reporter and Other Short Stories

 By Anushka Kaushik (Associate Editor)           The writer wishes to state that this is a view on the state of information dissemination in this country and in no way is meant to be insensitive. The writer’s condolences are with the families who have been affected by the Uttarakhand catastrophe.  Amidst all [...]

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