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Jan 17, 2019
Paris, Mumbai explored in conversations through poetry, illustrations and rail networksThe latest book 'Over and Underground in Paris & Mumbai' presents a garland of personal insights of poets Sampurna Chattarji and Karthika Nair along with illustrators Joelle Jolivet and Roshni Vyam threaded by the metropolises' rail networks which form a recurring motif in the narrative.
Dec 25, 2018
This Christmas, St Thomas Cathedral, a church that grew up with Mumbai, marks its 300th anniversaryThe first place of public worship for the followers of the Anglican Church came up on Christmas day, 300 years ago, in the form of St Thomas’ Church.
Dec 05, 2018
Sunil Gavaskar and 'anti-Mumbai bias': Indian cricket would be well-served if its strongest voices aren't laced with regional overtonesJust when Indian cricket seemed to have got past the baggage that decades of parochialism brought along, we have been reminded that even the most powerful influences can be susceptible to such thinking.
Dec 01, 2018
7 Isles Unclaimed or the Mumbai That Could Have Been7 Isles Unclaimed digs into Bombay's reclamation, the colonial project that converted seven islands — the Isle of Bombay, Colaba, Old Woman's Island (Little Colaba), Mahim, Mazagaon, Parel and Worli — into something closer to the peninsular shape that appears on maps today.
Nov 19, 2018
Tata Literature Live 2018: On Day 4, the discussions get political with Arun Shourie, Priyanka Pathak-Narain, Lionel ShriverThe last day of Tata Literature Live ended on a political note. It’s hard to ignore what’s happening in the country at this moment and quite a few panellists used the stage to talk about it.
Oct 25, 2018
Bombay HC dismisses Pune court’s order granting police additional time to file charges against activist Surendra GadlingThe Bombay HC junked a lower court's order, which had granted the Maharashtra Police more time to file the charge sheet against lawyer Surendra Gadling and others.
Sep 26, 2018
Paper Jewels: Exhibition charts journey of postcards across country under British RajAn exhibition titled Paper Jewels, curated by historian Omar Khan traces the journey postcards through the major metropolitan cities of colonial India
Sep 21, 2018
Revisiting Manto's Bombay, in words and picturesIn an attempt to place Saadat Hasan Manto's words in the Bombay he left about 70 odd years ago, lyricist Kausar Munir reads an excerpt from 'Do Gaddhay' while photographer Hashim Badani captures the city through a retrospective lens.
Jul 26, 2018
Mumbai, past and present: An architect's study of the city through aerial photographs, rare guide booksRobert D Stephens takes aerial photographs of Mumbai, with the intent to provide a macro view of the city and appreciate its beauty
Jun 14, 2018
Meanwhile on Instagram: Artist-photographer Kaamna Patel's travel log is a window to the worldKaamna Patel is a visual artist and photographer currently based in Mumbai. Her Instagram feed spans several countries and cultures.