Band Pick—The Vinyl Records

sbcltr caught up with the all-girls rock band to talk about their music process Can you tell us about the evolution of the band that has come to be known as The Vinyl Records and give our readers a brief histo... Read More...

Defying the Multiplex

Priya Bhattacharji on the rise of cinematic events in India and how they are becoming a unique contact zone for filmmakers and film buffs to foster dialogue and collaborations. A decade ago, a college student ... Read More...

The Right To Be Forgotten

The Karnataka government recently allowed a woman to delete personal information from the internet. Suparv Ganguly, writes on what this could mean for the future of privacy laws in India. Sometime in January t... Read More...

The Return of The Book

The world is witnessing a book renaissance and it is not going to die out any time soon, writes Sumir Chandan For years now, industry insiders have been bemoaning the printing apocalypse, but real-tangible boo... Read More...

Saudi Arabian Women Take On Patriarchy

Watch this hyper cool music video in which burqa clad women roller blade, drive bump cars, all the while singing about resistance Women in Saudi Arabia might not be able to do many things like drive, wear clot... Read More...

John Mayer’s Comeback Year

The singer-songwriter is better than ever in his recently released four-track EP which promises of bigger, exciting things to come, writes Samarth Singhal Since 2013’s Paradise Valley, singer-songwriter, John ... Read More...

The Robinhood Army

Named after the famous outlaw, this organisation gives food to over a million people across 22 cities each week, writes Alice Sharma Children adjust themselves in queues, their excitement thick and palpabl... Read More...

Short Films In India

Priya Bhattacharji, speaks to two directors on how the genre is bridging gap between commercial and indie cinema in the country “Short films, once a niche product more suited for the festival circuit has curre... Read More...

An Exhibition of Selfies?

The Saatchi Art Gallery London is planning to explore the modern day obsession with self-portraiture as an art form From Selfie to Self-expressionism, an exhibition that will open in March in London, plans to ... Read More...