Taking the easy road

New anthology of short stories by Avijit Sarkar examines nuances of behaviour within Australia’s Indian community, writes SALMA SHAH


When Rundle Mall rumbled to Bollywood. NIRAJ PANDYA reports

Tropfest talent

A Queensland schoolboy is the youngest finalist in the Tropfest Jr International Film Festival, writes KIRA SPUCYS-TAHAR

Stainless divinity

In his Melbourne exhibition, India’s leading contemporary artist Subodh Gupta establishes the essential Hindu tenet that the divine can be found in everyday experiences, writes APARNA ANANTHUNI

Silver celebration

Melbourne's Pichumani School of Carnatic Music celebrates its 25th anniversary

War behind closed doors

New perspectives reveal the largely unknown history behind the Sino-Indian war, writes CHITRA SUDARSHAN

How interactive theatre can help us understand domestic violence

Community theatre presents Natak Vihar, a series of skits that explore the dynamics involved. APARNA ANANTHUNI reports

New beginnings

Ajay Navaria’s characters shun stereotypes, topple hierarchies and reclaim their rights. RAKA SARKHEL reports

Cultural kaleidoscope

CHITRA SUDARSHAN on Kalavishkar's recent performance

Embracing Mr Life

Shriram Iyer is a multifaceted artist bringing a new age of music to the fore, writes USHA RAMANUJAM ARVIND