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Humour: Indians lazy? How dare you!

The flip side of laziness A new study recently dubbed Indians the laziest people in the world. Sheila Kumar attempts a languid  rebuttal   What is this, I say. Why has this magazine study said that we are the laziest lot in the world? Do not believe this for a moment. The matter is deeper…

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Photo Feature: A photo essay on friendship

A short note on the making of `Falling` April 1, 2017 Blog: whyaretheystillmyfriends Sheila Kumar writes about the making of a photo essay about friends Before you start Googling for a Bergman or Fellini film that bears the title of Falling, let me hasten to clarify: Falling is the name of a photo essay that…

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Interview with WriterStory

Sheila Kumar Interview – Kith and Kin Nikhil Narkhede May 29, 2015 We interviewed Sheila Kumar and here she speaks about her current work, academic background and all about writing. Very fascinating story right in her own words: I`m one of life`s lucky ones and I never forget it: I do something I love, writing, and…

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Kith and Kin: Blog Interview on Prem Rao’s Blogsite


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Kith and Kin: Readers revert

Kith and Kin, chronicles of a clan Kalyanaraman Durgadas, Bangalore I just finished reading your book. I loved it! Your language, the characters, the flow of the stories…it`s a book to be savoured. Susmita Srivastava, Jaipur Half through it, so can’t comment completely, but I am so enjoying the quiet mindscapes. The delineation of character…

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Kith and Kin: Snapshots IV/ Bangalore/Chennai

 K and K at the Catholic Club, Bangalore 12 October 2012                                                                                         …

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Kith and Kin: Snapshots II: Bangalore/Pune

  A selection of Bangalore-based Rupa  writers at the Oxford Bookstore, 1 MG Mall 22 March 2013            Kith and Kin in the land of the Marathas Pune, 20-23 February, 2013      

Kith and Kin: Snapshots I/Delhi

The Melekats go to Delhi  5 April 2013 A `before` pic. Writer and columnist Shefalee Vasudev and Ravi Shankar Etteth, Executive Editor of The New Indian Express,  release K and K. Etteth, on sundry kith and kin. Shefalee’s take on the same subject.   A cross-section of the gathering. Friend from days of yore Blossom…

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Kith and Kin: Media Reviews V

PIONEER NEWSPAPER                                                                                                           …

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