Werewolves are creatures who are victims of unlucky accidents; regular humans who have inadvertent contact with the supernatural.
This year's Nobel Prize winning poet, Tomas Tranströmer won't write about things you'd like to hear. The surrealism in his poetry is a treat to discover.
Criminal law is least effective when it's motivated by anger against its defendants. Perhaps that's why the Indian Penal Code, argues that capital punishment should only be handed out in the rarest of rare cases.
Who can deny that unbridled nationalism has been at the root of much of the destruction of the last century? As we celebrate our tryst with destiny, let's listen to Rabindranath Tagore, Independent India’s earliest cultural ambassador.
On Pakistan's independence day we bring you, Faiz Ahmed Faiz, Pakistan's national poet, heir to Ghalib and his poems of love and war.
Is there anyone still arguing that clothing can protect Indian women? The clothes are the least important thing about slutwalk, just as lingerie was hardly the point behind bra-burning.
Amy Winehouse died at the age of 27 and will be remembered for her soulful, melancholy music which had a strong element of jazz in it.