PUBLISHED ON MAR 27, 2021 02:02 PM IST
- Sara Ali Khan has links to Bollywood from either sides of her large extended family. Here's how.
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2020 08:22 PM IST
These five Sikh Indians have tilled historical and cultural truths with the hoe of faith
Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON AUG 16, 2020 09:41 AM IST
The baking boom: the loaf you bake is equal to the love you take.
Hindustan Times | By Shivani Wazir Pasrich
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2020 12:29 AM IST
Educationist Shivani Wazir Pasrich picks five books that will keep your 11- to 16-year-olds occupied
By Ayaz Memon
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 11:45 PM IST
I was searching for some tangible memorabilia of my chance meeting with him in the winter of 1982, which would stand scrutiny. That took time, and alas, also ended in failure.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 05:02 PM IST
Novelist, journalist, diplomat and lawyer, he is today best known for his literary works. Winner of Padma Vibhushan and Sahitya Akademi Fellowship, he wrote his most notable work, Train to Pakistan, recounting his experiences of the partition of India.
New Delhi | By Zara Khan
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2019 12:58 PM IST
Started in 1974 and known for the availability of rare titles at throwaway prices, the Sunday book bazar in Daryaganj was shut down following a recent Delhi High Court order to the North Delhi Municipal Corporation to ensure that weekly bazars on Sundays were not permitted on Netaji Subhash Marg.
Indo-AsianNews Service, NEW DELHI/LONDON | By Indo-Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2020 06:08 PM IST
Boris Johnson, who won the race within the Conservative Party to become the country’s next Prime Minister, is expected to rely on his declared personal connect with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to deliver a “truly special” UK-India relationship.
Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2019 12:44 AM IST
Marina, 55, is the daughter of the BBC’s Delhi correspondent during the 1960s, Charles Wheeler, and his second wife, Dip Singh, whose family origins lie in Sarogodha in present-day Pakistan, but moved to India after partition. They married in Delhi in 1961.
Hindustan Times | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2019 11:05 PM IST
He was never a chef but he created the cult of the celebrity chef and transformed restaurant cuisine forever
Chandigarh | By Nirupama Dutt
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2019 01:48 PM IST
The festival opened, as is the tradition, with a session paying homage to the literary genius of Khushwant Singh.
The Taste With Vir: The 30th anniversary of Salman Rushdie’s Satanic Verses and the controversy that followed it
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Vir Sanghvi
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2019 09:07 PM IST
In this week’s column of The Taste With Vir, Vir Sanghvi explores the 30th anniversary of the controversy that accompanied the publication of Salman Rushdie’s The Satanic Verses.
Hindustan Times, Kasauli | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2018 02:40 PM IST
Founder of Agave India, Desmond Nazareth has spearheaded a movement to bring indigenous liquors, fermented by the tribal populations, into the limelight.
Hindustan Times, Kasauli | By Aishwarya Khosla, Kasauli
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 11:11 PM IST
The man who wrote with malice towards one and all, did not spare himself, he penned his own epitaph which went as, “Here lies one who spared neither man nor God; Waste not your tears on him, he was a sod; Writing nasty things he regarded as great fun; Thank the Lord he is dead, this son of a gun.”
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Aishwarya Khosla
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 03:12 PM IST
First held in 2012, the literary festival was the only to be named after a living author. Since Khushwant Singh did most of his writing in Kasauli, it was only fitting that the festival be organised at the hill station.
Hindustan Times | By Monika Rawal Kukreja, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2018 04:50 PM IST
Actor Rishi Kapoor says that his life is “zero and boring” and that nobody should attempt at making a film on his life, but the possibility of portraying the renowned writer in a film intrigued him
Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 29, 2018 08:14 PM IST
Penguin Random House India has acquired Hind Pocket Books, one of the oldest and most respected Hindi language publishers in the country.