May 26, 2017

Review: Bengali Cooking by Chitrita Banerji

Bengali Cooking: Seasons & Festivals from Rupa Publications is an enjoyable narrative that looks at Bengali cuisine and the h...
Apr 21, 2017

The Art Of Origami

Origami can be a great exercise for the brain and hand eye coordination and can help senior citizens exercise their brain and...
Dec 07, 2016

Avian Outing: Birdwatching In Lalbagh

Silver Talkies organised a birdwatching walk recently with avid birder Subbarao Gopinath. Pushpa Ranganath writes a detailed ...
Oct 07, 2016

Let The Rain Kiss You: Lessons In A Sudden Downpour

A sudden downpour teaches an elderly gentleman a valuable lesson in life.
Oct 05, 2016

Book Review: Tiffin By Rukmini Srinivas

P Srinivasan reviews Tiffin by Rukmini Srinivas, a food memoir and finds it a rich tapestry of vegetarian food and of the tim...
Sep 29, 2016

Maiji’s Kolu

It is Navratri, a time for fasting in North India and of Kolu or Golu in the South
Sep 05, 2016

My Grandfather, Dr. S Radhakrishnan

We honour our country's second President Dr S Radhakrishnan by celebrating Teacher's Day. Besides being a great statesman, he...
Jun 22, 2016

Father’s Day Contest: Learning to Fly

This is the winning entry in our Father's Day Contest. Enjoy this lovely memory about a father who believed in letting his da...
Jun 10, 2016

More Than Words: Father’s Day Contest

This Father's Day, show your love for dad in words. Participate in our Father's Day Contest and stand a chance to win a gift ...
May 19, 2016

Close Encounters of a Special Kind

Our regular contributor, Brigadier Suryanarayanan remembers some close encounters with Generals and Field Marshals in his ini...

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