Developing a taste for the picture perfect
A banana is a banana is a banana — unless it doubles as a work of art.
Boris Johnson’s India connection goes beyond love of curry
Boris Johnson's estranged barrister wife Marina Wheeler QC, 54, is half Indian.
The poem Buffett reads when markets crash
“No one can tell you when these [big declines] will happen,” Buffett said.
Ketan Mehta to make an animated film on Rudyard Kipling's novel 'Kim'
Kipling was an English journalist, short story writer, poet, and novelist and his prominent works of fiction include 'The Jungle Book', 'Kim' and others.
Gender bender! When London’s Savile Club bent its 150-yr-old rule
The club recently bent its ‘men-only’ rule to allow a transgender member to stay on after a sex change.
Zebras, giraffes, impalas and other evolutionary conundrums (Book Review)
Title: How the Zebra Got its Stripes And Other Darwinian Just So Stories; Author: Leo Grasset (translated by Barbara Mellor); Publisher: Profile Books/Hachette India; Pages: 162; Price: Rs 499
At Rs 113.7 cr, ‘The Jungle Book’ becomes Hollywood's top grosser in India
The 'Jungle Book' surpassed the India collections of 'Fast & Furious 7', which has amassed Rs 111.5 crore since its release in April last year.
How Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book stories were for many people the first introduction to India
Living in the many worlds of India may never have given Kipling a sense of belonging, but it gave him the experiences to help him on the journey there.
Walt Disney presents the 'Jungle Book' trailer
It is a live-action remake of the 1967 animated film of the same name, and Disney's second live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's 1894 book .
End of an era: Brijmohan Lall Munjal passes away after brief illness
Brijmohan Lall Munjal, 92 years, the grand old patriarch of the Hero MotoCorp group passed away on Sunday after a brief illness.
India: fulfilling fantasies in extraordinary ways
Marking World Tourism Day on September 27th, here's a blog post on travelling to India.
Say goodbye to forceful vacations & plan your own itinerary!
It's time to be honest, there is no hiding, no shying away. Venture on your special interest tour this season.
Special classics series by Penguin Books
To celebrate its 80th anniversary, Penguin Books is releasing a special series of 80 classic books, priced at Rs 49 each, publishers said.
Record's show David Cameron's links with East India Company
India Office Records went online this week shedding light on the lives of Europeans under the British Raj between 1698 and 1947.
Win, not whine!
Rudyard Kipling’s If has just been voted the most popular poem in Great Britain.
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