- High on gloss, low on airs
July 13, 2013
As older establishments close their doors, premium clubs offering state-of-the-art facilities and personalised service open for upwardly mobile…
- A rare mix
July 13, 2013
Getting membership into this 118-year-old club - once the estate of the deposed Tipu Sultan exiled to Calcutta - is no easy task.
- Dying to get in
July 13, 2013
At its AGM held on June 29, 2008 it was resolved to put a 5-year freeze on membership applications at Bangalore's most coveted club, the…
Popular on Times Crest
- In This Section
- Entire Website
From the Times Of India
- MOST POPULAR
Leaving tiger watching to raise rice Ecologist Debal Deb, who did his post-doctoral research from IISc in…
The crorepati writer He's the man who gives Big B his lines. RD Tailang, the writer of KBC.
Chennai-Toronto express Review Raja is a Canadian enthusiast whose quirky video reviews of Tamil…
Don't parrot, perform Maestro Buddhadev Dasgupta will hold a masterclass on ragas.
A man's man Shivananda Khan spent his life speaking up for men who have sex with men.
Bhowmick and the first family of Indian football At first glance, it would be the craziest set-up in professional football.
From Times Blogs
- > Reporters
- > Asha Rai
UNITED STATES OF INDIA
The dil may still be Hindustani but there’s no doubt that America influences everything from what we watch.
Debut novelist Yasmeen Premji talks about writing, backpacking, designing buildings - and why she's unaffected by the mountain of money her…
Luxury is an attitude that lets you seek out a solar eclipse in the Arctic or take your trainer with you on trip.
'Identity politics' is making worrying inroads in Karnataka as the state gears up for early assembly polls.
Rich biblical history, dramatic landscapes, lost tombs - Jordan's rose-red city is emerging as one of the hottest tourist destinations.
For SD Shibulal, Infosys CEO, it's a case of baptism under fire. A controversial elevation has been followed by a barrage of criticism about…
Infosys could be at risk for accelerating its own decline if it doesn't adjust itself to the realities of the new normal.
India has powerful networks. While some old ones have lost cachet, there are others forging new connections.
It is hard to revolutionise businesses without extraordinary confidence in your own rightness.
BSY is finding being a mere MLA a life less than ordinary. He wants his crown back, the sooner the better.
In the past, cars from different countries had distinct characteristics.
Chandernagore, an erstwhile French enclave is renowned for its revolutionaries.
Mahatma’s trusted confidante
A veteran Gandhian fuses the power of storytelling with simplicity and warmth.
TOO BIG FOR THEIR BOOTS
For India's tallest family, life is about finding shoes that fit to cinema seats with legroom.
Voice of the poor
Video volunteers have been shooting short, candid film clips on official apathy.
He's the man who gives Big B his lines. RD Tailang, the writer of KBC.