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Unique child trafficking campaign sees wall art, tech join forces

#ChokeTheDemand, a city-wide project against commercial sexual exploitation of children driven by a widespread demand for them in the sex industry, highlights the glaring issue through a creative blend of wall art and technology. Life-sized murals, on commercial sexual exploitation of children, in three locations – Connaught Place, Malviya Nagar metro station and Vasant Kunj […]

In between cases, he played the violin…

Sherlock Holmes. Why are we taken by the persona of a man who never existed? Why do we form fan clubs, travel to Reichenbach Falls to spend solemn quiet moments, paying homage to the memory of a man who never lived and therefore could never have died? Was he a reflection of our fantasies of […]

Now, a female Watson

Forget Sherlock or even House. The most polarising Sherlock Holmes adaptation is probably Elementary. Not the least because Dr Watson is a woman. She’s hardly the first woman Watson. The 1971 film They Might Be Giants had Joanne Woodward in the role of the psychiatrist Mildred Watson, treating a man who thinks he’s Sherlock Holmes. […]

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