Tunku Varadarajan


Editor, Newsweek International; Virginia Hobbs Carpenter Fellow in Journalism, Hoover Institution, Stanford. [Opinions expressed here are my own.]

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Brilliant Private Eye cartoon on Putin...July 25, 2014 issue.

Hilarious rendition of 'Hindi' in the Guardian, now fixed. Who was the prankster?

At the Indian Consulate in New York, with my pal Mar, 21, 2014

World's biggest handbag? Mayawati at the very OTT Dalit Smarak, Noida, UP

The infinity pool in the early morning, Taj Vivanta, Madikeri, Coorg Jan.12, '14

Fulancho Khuris, cross of flowers, a blessed place in Bambolim, Goa.

'FOR THE FIRST TIME IN INDIA': Poster for African comedy, INA Market, Delhi.

My brother's 1952 Model Hindustan 14, which graces the streets of Delhi.

Yrs truly, in conversation with Tom Wolfe. NYU J-School, Oct. 18, 2013.

Not your grandma's church! Seen in Manhattan today...

An EMI ad from just after the end of World War II. #Jazz

Don't try this at home! At the India-Pakistan border, Atari-Wagah, July 4, 2013.

Newsweek cover from Dec. 1971, at Liberation War Museum, Dhaka

A 'nazar battu' from Almora (in the north Indian hills), to ward of the 'evil eye'!

Seen on the corner of 6th Ave. & Broome St., Manhattan

My last cover as editor of Newsweek. (Posting belatedly.)

A section of the Berlin Wall, on display at the Hoover Institution, at Stanford.

Newsweek cover, Apr. 12, 2013: North Korea's honcho: Kim-Jong-Un, aka Mad-Fat-Man.

Bhajji hugs Ponting! I never thought I'd see the day...

Newsweek's latest cover. Download the mag on your iPad (or like device) tomorrow!

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