Sunday, December 05, 2021

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.

Updike at rest

January 29, 2009 2:06:51 am

As year after year passed without his getting the Nobel prize,Updike shrugged and awarded a fictional Nobel to one of his more annoying creations

Sexual politics

January 29, 2009 2:04:01 am

Will the outrage over Mangalore finally prompt recognition of the Sangh’s woman-hating ways?

Let it rest

January 29, 2009 1:58:37 am

Is it not a bygone issue as detailed by the Mahajan Commission in the ‘60s? Unfortunately,Maharashtra politicians are re-opening a Pandora’s Box prior to the elections….


January 28, 2009 7:19:10 pm

Harneet Singh | FULLY FILM
THE story goes that when Akshay Kumar asked director Nikhil Advani for the script of Chandni Chowk To China (CC2C) he showed him the movie poster.

The Demographic Dividend

January 28, 2009 1:09:12 pm

Yoginder K Alagh | CHARWAK
Goldman Sachs produced a model where economic growth is driven by the demand of an expanding and younger workforce.

Discordant notes

January 28, 2009 2:47:38 am

The lead editorial in the Republic Day special issue of CPM mouthpiece People’s Democracy says as the country moves into the 60th year….

Spelling out change

January 28, 2009 2:45:12 am

Obama sets new rules for a cleaner government

Living by the rules

January 28, 2009 2:43:55 am

Institutional thinking gets a bum rap these days,but it stands between us and our weaknesses

Staring down Obama

January 28, 2009 2:42:06 am

That China and the Obama administration have begun their engagement on a quarrelsome note on the currency issue is not necessarily an indicator….

India’s smart card

January 28, 2009 2:38:54 am

In recent years,our public diplomacy has failed to soften the hard road

India and the Third Parties: From Miliband to Holbrooke

January 27, 2009 2:56:42 pm

C. Raja Mohan | RAJA-MANDALA
Mention the word ‘third party’ in the context of Pakistan or Kashmir and India gets hot under the collar. Over the last few days,we saw New Delhi mercilessly hammer the British Foreign Secretary Foreign Secretary David Miliband for his comments (childish?) on Kashmir.

Do we need annual Republic Day parade?

January 27, 2009 1:12:21 pm

Coomi Kapoor | BLOG BYTES
In this day and age,do we need an annual Republic Day parade to flex our military muscles?