• Book Matters

    Book Matters May 2013 - New books: The Pity of Partition [Saadat Hasan Manto] (Ayesha Jalal) / The Hope Factory (Lavanya Sankaran) / Tiger in My Soup (Kashmira Sheth) / The Magic of Saida (M. G. Vassanji).

  • Largest, Shortest, Longest, Strongest

    Largest, Shortest, Longest, Strongest April 2013 - Lucknow has a Montessori school with 39,437 students. Elijah Woods' double in Lord of the Rings was the shortest stuntman. Those are just two of the many Indian world records!

  • Live from Patna, Scotland

    Live from Patna, Scotland April 2013 - Cities around the world are named after places in India; most have no connection to India--but in Patna, Scotland, children learn Indian dance and hope to visit the birthplace of their town’s founder.

  • American Views, Indian Views

    American Views, Indian Views April 2013 - A Gallup World Affairs survey provides a glimpse of how Americans view others, including India and Indians. And a Pew Research Center survey last year shows how India views Americans.

  • Sugata Mitra's School in the Cloud

    Sugata Mitra's School in the Cloud April 2013 - The 2013 TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) prize of $1 million went to educator and physicist Sugata Mitra, whose work reportedly inspired the author of Q&A, which became Slumdog Millionaire.


    BOOK MATTERS April 2013 - Around India in 80 Trains, M. Rajesh: reconnecting and enjoying train travel / Narcopolis, J. Thayil: novel of Bombay and opium addiction / The Abundance, A. Majmudar: a dying mother cooks.

  • Sharing a Love for Food and Fitness

    Sharing a Love for Food and Fitness February 2013 - A couple (he's in IT, she’s a physician) have two food-related websites, his for recipes and articles, hers for evaluating food nutritionally.

  • Obama Honors Lasik Pioneers

    Obama Honors Lasik Pioneers February 2013 - How did a Thanksgiving turkey help Rangaswamy Srinivasan develop pioneering lasik surgery, on his way to the National Medal of Technology and Innovation?

  • India Entices Film Lovers

    India Entices Film Lovers February 2013 - While Indian moviemakers routinely flock abroad, in 2011-12 only about 20 permits went to foreign producers to film in India. But after Life of Pi, Pondicherry and Munnar are tourist spots.

  • India's Changing Gender Attitudes

    India's Changing Gender Attitudes February 2013 - How do Indians feel about gender issues? It’s a hot topic, in light of recent events in India. A 2010 survey by the Pew Research Center shows how India is evolving.






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