The Passing of Rituparno Ghosh

The Passing of Rituparno Ghosh

I just got some bad news from Calcutta. Noted filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh suddenly died this morning. He was 49. In some ways, Ghosh reminded us of Fassbinder. In their separate social contexts and possibilities, they both challenged the “normal” society and...
India's Mega-Billion Cricket Scandal

India's Mega-Billion Cricket Scandal

Wife of India’s cricket captain often seen with a lead bookie cum Bollywood star RELATED NEW YORK TIMES STORY. — In Cricket Scandal, Revelations on India Two years ago, I wrote that India and Pakistan had fixed their world cup cricket match — for billions...