Tag: Kipling

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  • Into Kipling’s World

    Into Kipling’s World

    Exploring the life of the writer who almost single-handedly conjured the popular image of “British India”, we look at the legacy of the Raj in other locations close to his heart — from the magnificent architecture of Mumbai, where he was born in 1865, to the hill station of Shimla, former summer capital and colonialist …

    October 27, 2016
  • Beast in the belly

    Beast in the belly

    With a flicker of Kipling one opens Shashi Warrier&’s book. The story sounds typical —  a godman accused of rape and various other venalities — except in this case the Swami doesn’t want to be a god or even a swami. The news is all over the media and Bala Kamath,  an alcoholic journo from …

    September 10, 2016