Articles by Shakti Swaminathan

'Guitar Kambi' has the same signature style of romance that we have seen in almost all GVM films, with the leads perpetually stuck in the honeymoon phase of love.
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 15:37
From how different governments have acted to conspiracy theories and realising that we can be self-sufficient, here are some takeaways from the COVID-19 crisis.
Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 18:16
For many children, their first encounter with toys and books comes at Diya Ghar, and they are bewitched.
Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 15:33
Potterheads unite to celebrate 20 years since the first book of the Harry Potter series was published.
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 15:52
At the time of Chennai techie Swathi's murder, there was a lot of debate on whether films were to blame for increasing violence against women.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 12:46
Faceless mannequins gaze out of showrooms, enjoying the spotlights. They’re also killing the environment.
Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 13:21
Mothers come in all shapes and sizes, there is in no one prototype.
Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 11:12
Trains, rain, flirting eye contact with your crush. To this add a Rahman track. Tadaa! Magic.
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 12:36
In the wake of the recent abduction and alleged rape of a Malayalam actor in Kochi, how supportive is the film industry for women?
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 17:14
Are we feeding our children clichés and stereotypes through our traditional bedtime stories?
Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 14:57