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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.

The Sufi must sing

February 21, 2017 12:30:27 am

Pakistan is the site of conflict between two understandings of Islam. Let the music not fade

Talking To The Taliban

February 21, 2017 12:26:30 am

It is in India’s strategic interest to engage Afghan insurgents

Shadid Afridi: The ageless

February 21, 2017 12:16:19 am

Cricket will miss Shahid Afridi, the crafty campaigner who never seemed to run out of steam

DMK legislators boorish behaviour inside House is a black mark on Tamil Nadu politics

February 21, 2017 12:13:31 am

DMK has blotted its own copybook by trying to disrupt the confidence vote in the Tamil Nadu assembly

PM Modi’s graveyard remark in Fatehpur is unfortunate

February 21, 2017 12:10:39 am

True, SP’s commitment to secularism can be tokenistic but the PM’s kabristan-shamshan opposition is troubling

Raja Mandala: Getting down to work with Trump

February 21, 2017 12:08:58 am

Like Russia and China, India should resist the temptation of ideological correctness and be realistic in engaging the American president.

Maharasthra civic polls: Cities are too important to be left to corporators

February 21, 2017 12:02:44 am

Ongoing civic polls in Maharashtra underline the disconnect between urban governance and the citizen. Cities are too important to be left to corporators.

A new divide in class

February 21, 2017 12:00:19 am

Digital education isn’t democratic, it creates deep inequalities between universities.

Shashi Tharoor is right, Ramayana and Mahabharatha must be celebrated for their literary brilliance

February 20, 2017 8:46:43 pm

To read the two epics as a work of religion is unwarranted and nothing but politically motivated.

Uttar Pradesh polls 2017: Gadhe ka vigyapan, behenji, poll campaigning gets more dramatic in UP

February 20, 2017 6:04:09 pm

The race for majority in the 403 seat house has turned the fight into a bitter exchange of below the belt blows, personal attacks and non-issues highlighted to gain brownie points and applause to sway large crowds.

PM Modi’s ‘graveyard’ remark was not divisive, media got it wrong     

February 20, 2017 5:23:41 pm

PM Modi’s tirade against the current dispensation in Uttar Pradesh was woefully misinterpreted.

Govt plans to restrict maternity benefit to first child only. As usual, it’s the women who suffer

February 20, 2017 4:07:24 pm

One could argue that this step would reflect better in population control. Would it though? Or would just make it far worse for pregnant women who desperately need financial assistance?