Divided but not forgotten

For most ordinary citizens, journeys to India remained a dream, and separated parents and siblings became fading memories

Beyond Bollywood

From caste-based prostitution to demons in Kashmir, the Royal Court Theatre’s week-long festival of new drama tells untold stories from India

India’s modern mutinies

Asian powerhouse or failing state? Rahul Jacob reviews books by Arundhati Roy, Mark Tully, Siddhartha Deb and Sonia Faleiro

Short cuts

The Landmark Trust is holding an online auction of stays in historic buildings near the London Olympics venues