In a Bengali household, a fish dish is sine qua non, absolutely essential. Cooking up a fish stew, or macher torkari is an obeisance to the household gods. It signifies care, a discerning palate,…

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When art infringes on certain territories, we rush to blame the artist-creator. We decry loudly that art is but a reflection of society, and …
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  The Painted Veil – Somerset Maugham Published in 1925, this classic novel has at its heart a curiously contemporary feel. The colonial Hong Kong society …
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Whoever thought that words don’t matter much, and that it is the intent that is more important, is in for a surprise. They …