Ajay Mankotia

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a former revenue official.

ART & CULTURE

 |   12-minute read

Dil Deke Dekho: To Usha Khanna, the unsung woman who broke film records in a man's world

The only female music director in the Hindi film industry for five decades celebrates her birthday on October 7.

ART & CULTURE

 |   9-minute read

ART & CULTURE

 |   12-minute read

MONEY

 |   8-minute read

70 years on, how does I-T department uphold Constitution's values?

On the report card — justice, equality, liberty and fraternity for the taxpayer.

ART & CULTURE

 |   9-minute read

ART & CULTURE

 |   10-minute read

ART & CULTURE

 |   8-minute read

That breakup song Bollywood doesn't make anymore

PDA, or the Public Display of Angst, had attained the stature of a genre in the Hindi film music.

ART & CULTURE

 |   6-minute read

Remembering Jim Morrison: Poet, sex symbol and rock star

There was no topic so taboo that he would avoid, no act so outrageous that he would refrain from.

POLITICS

 |   7-minute read

That year Michael Jackson thrilled Bombay with his moonwalk

It was an insanely captivating show and we enjoyed every moment of it.

POLITICS

 |   10-minute read

Ahead of India-Pakistan cricket final, remembering the historic 1979 Test series

After the day’s play is over and the stadium empties out, it brings players and people of the two countries together.