Kaveree Bamzai

OPEN TO OPINION

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Editor-at-Large, India Today Group

ART & CULTURE

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A soldier's daughter on Kargil war and India's neglect of Army

Diksha Dwivedi's 'Letters from Kargil' documents a daughter's grief and the soldiers' love for India.

ART & CULTURE

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Empire: A new book unravels the life and reign of Rajendra Chola

Kaveree Bamzai talks to Devi Yesodharan, the author of Empire, published by Juggernaut Books.

ART & CULTURE

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Bareilly ki Barfi: Rise of the new wave of small-town women in Bollywood

They want to stay where they are, but live in liberty.

ART & CULTURE

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Terrible beauty - The city that won't leave you or let you live

Kushanava Choudhury's The Epic City: The World on the Streets of Calcutta is a book to fall in love with, just like the city he writes about.

ART & CULTURE

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India at 70: Seven Bollywood women from seven decades

They depict the ever-continuing struggle for liberation.

ART & CULTURE

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Toilet: Ek Prem Katha - Not such a relief

It does more for the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in a couple of hours than the government has managed in three-and-a-half years.

ART & CULTURE

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How to fictionalise Jawaharlal Nehru-Edwina Mountbatten affair

Author Rhiannon Jenkins Tsang talks to Kaveree Bamzai on why we need to see historical giants as real people with human frailties.

ART & CULTURE

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Jab Harry Met Sejal: Europe with Dr Love

Imtiaz Ali's How-to-Find-Love-On-A-Five-Nation-Tour continues with his newest film.

VARIETY

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Ramdev's biographer reveals what she learnt about yoga baba

Priyanka Pathak-Narain speaks to Kaveree Bamzai about her new book Godman to Tycoon — The Untold Story of Baba Ramdev.

ART & CULTURE

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Good Muslim, bad Muslim: A look at Kamila Shamsie's new book

The beauty of Home Fire is almost too much to bear.