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Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019
Vir Sanghvi

Vir Sanghvi


Why hide the papers? Why keep the conspiracy theories related to Netaji Subhas Bose’s death alive? And why deny India the truth about the death of one of its great freedom fighters?

articles by Vir Sanghvi (992 results)
Feb 06, 2019 14:46
23 And Me is the service I used but, all over the world, people are going to hundreds of such companies which track down your ancestry and help put your DNA to a variety of uses. read more
Feb 02, 2019 22:12
Did pulao and biryani travel from Delhi to the rest of India? Or are there ancient, local versions? read more
Jan 29, 2019 16:18
In recent years, the demonisation of animal fats has been discredited and people are finally accepting that the flavour of animal fat can enhance the taste of most dishes. read more
Jan 26, 2019 23:02
What makes a restaurant great? How do you make every guest feel special? Jeremy King, London’s greatest restaurateur, talks about his craft. read more
Jan 22, 2019 18:28
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi writes about David Icke who used to be a well-known BBC TV sports presenter in the 1980s. But what accounts for the popularity of Icke and his lunatic theories? read more
Jan 19, 2019 20:02
Did you know the Mughals only drank Ganga jal? That the Dalai Lama eats meat? That the heroes of Hindu epics were often non-vegetarians? Food is more complex than politicians make out read more
Jan 18, 2019 11:23
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi writes about the iconic characters like Hercule Poirot, Batman, Superman, Sherlock Holmes, Wonder Woman and James Bond, in movies and TV shows and the best actors who have played the roles. read more
Jan 12, 2019 19:28
What do you do when your luxury hotel, built in the 1970s, begins to look cheap and dated by today’s standards? read more
Jan 12, 2019 18:35
The Accidental Prime Minister fails even as political propaganda because it is a very boring movie seemingly made by an amateur read more
Jan 09, 2019 11:12
In this week’s column, Vir Sanghvi writes about some of the best TV shows he’s watched over the past year and why he enjoyed watching them. read more
Jan 08, 2019 07:11
While nobody thinks Narendra Modi will get over 270 seats, it is not certain that the BJP will fall to 170 either. read more
Jan 05, 2019 19:42
These are the meals I will remember of the many I had last year read more
Jan 02, 2019 11:03
In this week’s column Vir Sanghvi writes about how the chilli has travelled around the world over the past few centuries. read more
Dec 29, 2018 22:15
No, it’s not the capital of Indian food but the new Indian restaurants in London are fun and exciting read more
Dec 29, 2018 11:30
The one new development in 2018 has been the triumph of premiumisation, a process by which bad food can be made to cost a lot more. And bad chefs selling themselves to the gullible with hype and misrepresentation. read more