Raghu Rai: World through his lens

Picturing Time: The Greatest Photographs of Raghu Rai Aleph. Pages 193. Rs 1999. Book review by Roopinder Singh Raghu Rai has dominated the visual narrative of Indian photography like a colossus. His photographs, seen by the masses through newspapers and magazines, have helped shape perceptions, immortalised some of the subjects and he himself has been the subject of a documentary …


VN Narayanan: A gentle, unassuming Editor

VN Narayanan, former Editor-in-Chief of The Tribune Group of Newspapers, died at the age of 75 in Singapore. Narayanan steered The Tribune during the difficult decades of militancy in Punjab with a firm resolve that belied his slight frame. Born on March 27, 1940, Narayanan earned his BA (Economics Honours) from Vivekananda College, University of Madras, in 1960 and Masters …