Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Pooja Pillai


Pooja Pillai is a Principal correspondent working with The Indian Express.

Turning the World Upside Down
Thu, Mar 02, 2017

Taarak Mehta, one of Indian literature’s finest humorists, passed away in Ahmedabad yesterday. He was 87.

Where the Light Gets In
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

In artist Manisha Parekh’s solo, the intelligent play of light and shadow has breathed life into her creations

The fearless kotwal around which other birds nest for safety
Sat, Feb 18, 2017

The black drongo is common across the country, often seen perched high on power cables and exposed branches, keeping a keen eye out for passing insects, its chief form of nourishment

The Museum of Everything
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

An upcoming exhibition, titled “India and the World”, in Mumbai and Delhi aims to redesign the conventions of museum space in India.

Lifting the Curtain
Mon, Feb 13, 2017

In the strange figures and ghostly settings that feature in his work, German artist Jonas Burgert examines what lies behind the human notion of reality

Riders of the Night
Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Sanal Kumar Sasidharan’s film Sexy Durga is making waves at international film festivals. The director reflects on the unforgiving industry back home, breaking out of conventional cinema and never giving up.

Balancing Act
Thu, Feb 09, 2017

Former beauty queen Shvetha Jaishankar on what models can teach us about healthy eating and living

Malayalam film ‘Sexy Durga’ wins Hivos Tiger Award
Sun, Feb 05, 2017

‘Sexy Durga’ is an unscripted, improvisational story of a man and woman, who hitch a ride late one night with horrifying consequences.

Gas Company Lane: Road to a 100-year-old history
Mon, Jan 30, 2017

The Bombay Gas Company, which was formed in 1862, set up its gas works in Parel in 1866.

Whose Art is it Anyway?
Wed, Jan 25, 2017

Michael Müller’s work raises important questions about gaps in translation and the nature of authorship

The way JMW Turner painted, with extraordinary energy, is exciting to anyone who loves painting: David Blayley Brown
Sun, Jan 22, 2017

In an interview to Pooja Pillai, he spoke about the British Empire as depicted in Turner’s works and why some of the artist’s most striking works were also his most controversial.

Unless you deglamorise, you are not taken seriously: Taapsee Pannu on why her upcoming film Runningshaadi.com is special to her
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

Even as Runningshaadi.com actor Taapsee Pannu is riding high on the success of Pink, she says, “I want more from my life than acting.”