Arts & Culture, Movies »

[11 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: The Monuments Men

George Clooney’s fifth directorial effort is a classic caper movie ala Ocean’s Eleven, set during the Second World War, but ultimately tries to do too many things at the same time.

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[11 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Highway

Imtiaz Ali’s Highway is shot with skill, but its plot fails to deliver.

People, Q & A »

[11 Mar 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Interview: Rajmohan Gandhi

“The time has come when leaders on both sides should take some risks”

Art, Arts & Culture »

[21 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
For The Love Of Lahore

Artist Nazia Ejaz may have settled in Australia, but Lahore is still on her mind.

Movies »

[14 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: 12 Years A Slave

If slavery humiliated and dehumanised a man, Steve McQueen attempts to humanise him.

Society »

[14 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
The New Radicals

Native secular feminists are seeking a transformation of gender relations to ensure that women’s choices are neither divinely legally ordained nor sanctioned by a patriarchal culture.

Arts & Culture, Books »

[8 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Love in the Time of EBooks

“The readers of Indireads are women who won’t be bumping into Brad Pitt in the street, but may meet Fawad Khan at the mall.”

Arts & Culture, Movies »

[7 Feb 2014 | Comments Off | ]
Movie Review: Dedh Ishqiya

Dedh Ishqiya is a notch above the Bollywood comedies – but just barely.