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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.
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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.
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The end of Detroit
Jobs in Detroit's car factories are moving to India.
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Self Secure
Faking it? Not tonight, darling

Faking it? Not tonight, darling

Jaideep Mazumdar and Tnn | May 18, 2013
Sex workers in Kolkata are being taught to spot fake currency.
Road queen
No little Miss Easy Rider

No little Miss Easy Rider

Shobita Dhar and Tnn | December 15, 2012
India's first female owner of a Harley Davidson Road King says biking is more about skills.
Home away from home
A slice of Bihar in Karachi

A slice of Bihar in Karachi

Sameer Arshad and Tnn | November 10, 2012
Few know that Pakistan has an impressive number of migrants from Bihar who have hung on to their cultural identity for decades.
Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend
The age of rock

The age of rock

Shobita Dhar and Tnn | August 4, 2012
New, affordable collections are making diamonds a young girl's best friend.
Cinema
I don't think cinema has changed

I don't think cinema has changed

MEENAKSHI SINHA and TNN | July 7, 2012
Naseeruddin Shah has been acting for 37 years, covering the gamut of brilliant and silly films. In a free-wheeling chat with TOI-Crest, Shah, who'll…
MUSIC BEAT
'I sometimes find Fatboy irritating'

'I sometimes find Fatboy irritating'

Ruhi Batra and Tnn | May 5, 2012
The high-flying, barefoot DJ is here to pump up India's heartbeats per minute.
Winds of change
Common marriage? Quite uncommon

Common marriage? Quite uncommon

Anand Bodh and Tnn | December 17, 2011
Wife-sharing used to be a common practice in Lahaul-Spiti and Kinnaur. But with the youth increasingly exposed to the world outside, polyandry is on…
Changing Tide
Right to recall? First, they must take part in the electoral process

Right to recall? First, they must take part in the electoral process

Arati R Jerath and Tnn | September 17, 2011
Chief Election Commissioner SY Quraishi has earned a reputation for tough vigilance with his crackdown on the use of arms and black money during…
Culture
Not made in China

Not made in China

Pronoti Datta and Tnn | August 7, 2010
Chen Chieh-Jen's film 'Factory' takes a quiet look at the side-effects of globalisation.
Faith Fracas
Islam's 'outcastes'

Islam's 'outcastes'

Mohammed Wajihuddin and TNN | June 26, 2010
Headquartered in Punjab, the Ahmadiyas, whose mosques were blown up in Pakistan last month, have been ostracised by co-Muslims for their beliefs.
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