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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.

Cracking The IPL Code

February 22, 2017 12:42:22 am

For IPL franchises, market considerations are as important as talent

Breaking through

February 22, 2017 12:34:47 am

Ministry of health’s ‘Saathiya’ peer education for teens programme is enormously welcome. Let its spirit spread

Telescope: The anything-for-votes show

February 22, 2017 12:30:32 am

The UP assembly election is getting louder and shriller.

Shurhozelie’s task

February 22, 2017 12:25:36 am

With a reformist at the helm, Nagaland gets another chance to resolve tensions between tribal customs and gender justice

View From The Right: ISRO, to Venus

February 22, 2017 12:04:10 am

It underlines that the Narendra Modi government “has provided budgetary provisions so that ISRO just doesn’t stop at Mars but will now go to Venus too”.

With custodians like these

February 22, 2017 12:02:51 am

Agencies charged with the upkeep and protection of Delhi’s historic buildings find little thrill in their job. They see heritage as a burden, are impervious to its magic.

Lending a hand, filling a gap

February 22, 2017 12:00:42 am

Government, philanthropists and business can forge partnerships and blend financial models to achieve sustainable development goals.

Can we have a mayoral committee govern our cities?

February 21, 2017 9:34:27 pm

Last year, the debate of having a Mayoral committee entered public discourse, when Shashi Tharoor introduced it into the Parliament as a private member’s bill.

From Tata Tea to Titan, Indian brands are adopting a new, socially-conscious language

February 21, 2017 6:57:48 pm

There has been a surge of beautifully crafted, intelligently told Indian advertisements that either prod us to engage in sociopolitical issues with greater furor, or address issues pertaining to gender inequality and same-sex relationships

Attack on Malayalam actress: media didn’t cover up privacy, sought sensationalism in coverage

February 21, 2017 6:37:29 pm

The ethics is knowing when to hold back and how to perform damage-control. In sexual violence cases, that should be done by strictly prioritising survivors over sensationalism.

Donald Trump may have a tricky relationship with new NSA Lt Gen McMaster

February 21, 2017 2:16:33 pm

Disagreements may cause conflict in the White House as Trump deals with a war veteran whose doctoral thesis ‘Dereliction of Duty’, published as a book in 1997 which won many accolades, questions the failure of generals of the Vietnam War.

February 21, 1977, Forty Years Ago: Janata On Donations

February 21, 2017 12:33:53 am

News in history, forty years ago today.