‘Joyland’ movie review: Saim Sadiq’s film is a poignant drama about desire

A nonetheless from ‘Joyland’ | Photo Credit: Khoosat Films The news of  Joyland, Pakistan’s reputable access to the 95 th Academy Awards making it to the shortlist, has rekindled passion in director Saim Sadiq’s debut function film about apparently conflicted gender identities and repressed wants in a conservative society. This poignant story of a broken circle of relatives belongs to the … Read more

Kareena Kapoor shares Taimur’s ‘big mood’ from New Year’s Eve, Karisma reacts | Bollywood

It turns out like Kareena Kapoor and her circle of relatives had a blast in Gstaad, Switzerland the place they rang within the new 12 months. After sharing a glimpse of her glamourous new 12 months glance, Kareena described her older son Taimur Ali Khan’s ‘mood’ in a brand new image and it has inspired … Read more

Books | A new leaf

Writers ring out the yr with their choices of the most productive books they learn in 2022 New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 16:11 IST Noted writers on the most productive books of 2022; (Illustration: Nilanjan Das) Hardcore political allegory? A feminist fantasy? Magical realism? A love tale? None/the entire … Read more

The people of the Indus | A history

The People of the Indus tries to believe what existence in the historic civilisation would’ve been like, with out taking part in into the recent debate over the ‘Aryan problem’ New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 15:37 IST The People of the Indus by means of Nikhil Gulati with Jonathan … Read more

Strokes of genius – India Today

Painter and writer Amruta Patil on some of her favorite reads of 2022 New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 15:30 IST Painter and writer Amruta Patil Without doubt, probably the most transferring learn of my yr used to be The Line of Mercy: A Novel (HarperCollins India) by way of … Read more

Orijit Sen’s River of Stories | After the flood

In this deeply transferring retelling, artist Orijit Sen lines the debatable historical past of the Narmada dam undertaking New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 15:25 IST River of Stories; Illustrations and textual content through Orijit Sen | Blaft Publications | Rs 795; 78 pages Though the guide used to be … Read more

Shaheen Akhtar’s Beloved Rongomala | Femme fatale

Men force the occasions of Shaheen Akhtar’s novel, however the girls who orbit them are its true heroes New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 15:05 IST Beloved Rongomala via Shaheen Akhtar; translated via Shabnam Nadiya | Eka (Westland) | Rs 499; 294 pages Who may withstand a saga that starts … Read more

Tabish Khair’s The Body by the Shore | The good, the bad and the ugly

Heroism and villainy overlap as all characters come in combination in Tabish Khair’s story of redemption and damnation New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 14:55 IST The Body by the Shore By Tabish Khair | HarperCollins Publishers India | Rs 399; 322 pages Jens Erik, an ex-policeman, is an not … Read more

Lost in translations – India Today

A take a look at one of the most perfect translated works in 2022 New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 14:47 IST Painter and translator Daisy Rockwell As a translator, I’m very choosy in relation to studying translations. The key to good fortune is to be aware of who your … Read more

2022 | Books in review

It used to be a tumultuous yr in Indian publishing, however readers had been spoilt for selection New Delhi,ISSUE DATE: Jan 9, 2023 | UPDATED: Dec 30, 2022 14:41 IST Rebels Against the Raj: Western Fighters for India’s Freedom by way of Ramachandra Guha South Asian fiction made a giant splash at world awards this … Read more