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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Happy birthday Krystle D'souza: Her journey from a sanskari bahu to a social swagger

Krystle D'souza's Instagram account defies her image of a demure woman and testifies the actors’s love for clothes, bags, shoes and everything pretty.

Not so easy business

India’s jump in Ease of Business ranking is welcome. But there is much that it does not capture

Poverty in all its faces

Growth can alleviate poverty but its definition needs to expand to make any tangible difference on the ground.

Sun powers the sails

For the seas, solar-powered ships could be what E-vehicles are for land.

Happy Hours & Happy Seeders

How electioneering throws a spanner on solving real problems.

Robocalypse tax

February 23, 2017 12:06:21 am

The father of the PC thinks that if a bot takes your job, it should be brought into the tax net.

Court self-corrects

February 23, 2017 12:04:33 am

SC decision on surveys critical of judiciary is a step towards bringing contempt provision in line with spirit of democracy.

Learn the lesson

February 23, 2017 12:02:00 am

HRD ministry’s return to PISA is welcome. Now, use the comparative data generated to reform school education.

State and Parivar

February 23, 2017 12:00:56 am

BJP’s new statism now supplements RSS’s work at ground level. Demonetisation is an example.

An Opportunity, A Burden

February 23, 2017 12:00:24 am

Pakistan’s unrealised demographic dividend could add to its problems.

Body shaming of policemen wrong but why can’t we have regular fitness tests for police like armed forces?

February 22, 2017 4:28:08 pm

A physical test is mandatory to enter service. But does that mean the recruited police official will stay fit physically and by extension fit for duty till the time he/she retires?

Health Ministry’s kit for adolescents marks a paradigm shift for a relatively conservative govt

February 22, 2017 4:10:13 pm

Educational institutes in India have gained a notoriety for upholding and disseminating archaic ideologies pertaining to gender roles, relationships and gender identities. The Health Ministry’s kit challenges these very social norms and taboos.

Is KCR’s donation to Tirupati temple trust a PR exercise on taxpayers’ money?

February 22, 2017 2:33:30 pm

During his agitations, KCR reportedly vowed to present gold ornaments to appease deities if his wish for a separate Telangana state came true.

Live video as a means to protest injustice comes to India too

February 22, 2017 8:58:08 am

Laws will have to change over time to take live streaming into consideration. Everyone has a smartphone and can go live at the click of a button these days.

No half measures

February 22, 2017 1:22:45 am

To address rising NPAs, consider divesting government holdings in state-owned banks, including by strategic sales

February 22, 1977, Forty Years Ago: Battlelines Drawn

February 22, 2017 12:52:39 am

Indian Express front page, forty years ago today.

Delhi blast acquittals: When will politics go beyond my favourite innocent vs yours?

January 11, 2018 5:11:32 pm

Delhi blast acquittals raise a question: When will politics go beyond my favourite innocent vs yours?