Monday, November 29, 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.

Unlike America

February 18, 2017 12:00:36 am

In India, voices of public protest against hate-mongering targeting Muslims have been far too muted and infrequent

The mind of the generals

February 18, 2017 12:00:22 am

Does religion form the core of the Pakistani identity and is it reconcilable with democracy and its institutional forms? From Pakistan’s army, a range of responses

Is Priyanka Gandhi Vadra the feminist icon India has been waiting for?

February 17, 2017 10:04:28 pm

Perhaps, it’s time that this country spawns a leader who is a vocal and fierce women’s rights advocate.

Smriti Irani's latest attack on Priyanka Gandhi only ends up amplifying her importance in UP elections

February 17, 2017 4:18:48 pm

While Irani’s effort to drag Priyanka into a petty political battle may be deemed as petulant behavior, all eyes are currently on Priyanka who is campaigning in Raebareli

Attack on Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine was an attack on everything Sufism stands for

February 17, 2017 4:08:13 pm

Sufi shrines are visited both by minority Shiite and Sunni Muslims, but radical militant groups like the Islamic State consider the practice to be against Islam

February 17, 1977, Forty Years Ago

February 17, 2017 12:28:12 am

In the interview, published on the front page of the newspaper, Mrs Gandhi said she did not think the time was ripe for lifting the Emergency.

Not so great walls

February 17, 2017 12:24:25 am

Gated communities don’t make cities safer — only offer a bubble

Deprivation tales

February 17, 2017 12:15:45 am

Demand for quotas by powerful groups draws on perceptions, does injustice to truly disadvantaged

Bring it back

February 17, 2017 12:09:31 am

Why all things ‘retro’ are here and now again

Above the fray?

February 17, 2017 12:04:43 am

Governor’s role in the Tamil Nadu drama revives questions about the politicisation of the office.

Costs of denial

February 17, 2017 12:03:32 am

The State of Global Air report is another warning: Air pollution’s health effects cannot be ignored

Uneasy rider

February 17, 2017 12:03:12 am

Tamil Nadu’s new CM will need to calm a state roiled by uncertainty, while keeping together a turbulent party

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