Chandigarh through the camera

Chandigarh Revealed: Le Corbusier’s City Today by Shaun Fynn. Mapin. Pages 240. Rs 3,500 Review by by Roopinder Singh The concrete expression of Le Corbusier’s and Jawarhal Nehru’s vision has many admirers, and rightly so. The planned city has proven to be an enduring symbol of postcolonial and post-war architecture, even as it has evolved into a vibrant living space that …

Trump & Clinton: Skewered & roasted

The Year of Voting Dangerously: The Derangement of American Politics by Maureen Dowd. Twelve/Hachette. Pages 464. Rs 1,599/- Review by Roopinder Singh The election for the next president of the United States of America is fascinating. The clash of two of the most unpopular candidates for the top position is so interesting, so confounding, so bewildering that it is only …