• January 21, 2017
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Interview

  • Time management is ruining our lives
    Jan 19, 2017 By Oliver Burkeman
    All of our efforts to be more productive backfire — and only make us feel busier and more stressed
  • The united flavours of America
    Jan 11, 2017 By Manik MehtaSpecial to Weekend Review
    Culinary cultures of migrants from across the world have won over the Western palate, with speciality foods now in high demand
  • A club of jeep enthusiasts in India
    Jan 04, 2017 By Rakesh KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    With 29 members, this group has passionately conserved the four-wheel-drive vehicles forged for the Second World War
  • Ban Ki-moon’s mixed UN legacy
    Jan 04, 2017 By Colum Lynch
    The former secretary-general touts his support for climate change, regrets failures from Haiti to North Korea, and calls Al Assad a liar
  • Jaipur Literature Festival turns 10
    Jan 04, 2017 By Suparna Dutt-D’CunhaSpecial to Weekend Review
    Panels range from Shakespeare’s relevance in a modern world to Hindi film actors turning into zombies
  • A hostel that brings global youth to Palestine
    Dec 28, 2016 By Rafique GangatSpecial to Weekend Review
    Muhab Alami offers his guests an authentic experience of Palestinian culture so as to dispel misconceptions about his homeland
  • Why Finland’s schools seem to be slipping
    Dec 28, 2016 By Christian K. Lee
    As Finnish students’ performance on PISA declines, educator and author Pasi Sahlberg looks at the reasons behind this trend
  • Promoting peace through interfaith dialogue
    Dec 14, 2016 By Manik MehtaSpecial to Weekend Review
    Salwa Kader, the head of USFMEP, is passionate about the role of women and youth in clearing misunderstanding about religions
  • Al Pacino: Hollywood’s tough guy
    Dec 14, 2016 By Karen Heller
    Winner of an Oscar, two Tonys, two Emmys, four Golden Globes and a National Medal of Arts, the star speaks about films, political statements and marriage
  • Reviving Kathakali costume-making
    Dec 07, 2016 By Sangeetha SwaroopSpecial to Weekend Review
    Ramankutty Kothavil, the sole surviving practitioner of the art of making ‘koppu’, considers it his duty to keep the tradition alive
  • Meet India’s female railway ‘gateman’
    Nov 30, 2016 By Rohit Ghosh, Special to Weekend Review
    Salma Beg, 23, has been manning a level crossing for the past three years, and is proud to be doing a job considered the domain of men
  • Pseudoscience menace of Pakistan
    Nov 10, 2016 By Syed Hamad AliSpecial to Weekend Review
    Miseducation and the spread of pseudoscience in the country have harmed the teaching of science, feels Pervez Hoodbhoy
  • For some migrants, Kerala is home
    Nov 03, 2016 By Anjana Sankar, Staff Writer
    Hundreds of families are building a new life in the south Indian state
  • Ken Loach’s rage against the system
    Nov 02, 2016 By Simon Hattenstone
    The filmmaker has been a thorn in the establishment’s side since ‘Cathy Come Home’ and ‘Kes’. At 80, he’s made his angriest film yet
  • Mothers wake up early to make boxes of cute eatables for their children, but is the trend putting the pressure of expectations on them?
  • Weaving responsibility into travel experiences
    Oct 26, 2016 By Sangeetha SwaroopSpecial to Weekend Review
    Gopinath Parayil wants tourists in India to understand the socio-economic benefits that sustainability brings to destinations