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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.

Fifth Column: Ballot box feudalism

January 29, 2017 12:05:08 am

Since the Prime Minister sees black money as one of our biggest problems, we must hope that in pursuance of his search for it, he will start inquiring into the finances of our political dynasties.

Across the aisle: Navigating through the do’s and don’ts

January 29, 2017 12:00:50 am

“I think the government, having shot itself in the foot by demonetisation, should quietly accept that growth in 2017-18 and 2018-19 will be between 6 and 7 per cent,” says former finance minister P Chidambaram.

January 28, 1977, Forty Years Ago

January 28, 2017 12:52:07 am

Poll Notification The Chief Election Commissioner, T. Swaminathan, said that the president will issue a notification on February 10, calling upon all constituencies to elect their representatives for the next Lok Sabha. Dharia Joins Janata The four constituents of the Janata Party — Old Congress, Jana Sangh, Bharatiya Lok Dal and Socialist Party — will […]

Between Local And National

January 28, 2017 12:48:57 am

Anger at the marginalisation of the regional fuelled Jallikattu protests

Breakfast at Davos

January 28, 2017 12:25:42 am

WEF 2017 discussed democracy, technology. And a Christine Lagarde strategy

An inconvenient truth

January 28, 2017 12:18:07 am

India is one of the most unequal countries in the world — the richest 1 per cent own 60 per cent of its wealth

BJP plus and minus

January 28, 2017 12:12:17 am

Modi, the election campaigner of 2014, seems less successful in retaining his ability to sway the elections.

The Barelvi pushback

January 28, 2017 12:01:07 am

In Pakistan, state empowered the seminary by hiring proxy warriors from it. Then, the un-empowered developed their own street muscle, weaponising themselves through the underworld where jihad and crime meet

Evolving ties

January 28, 2017 12:00:59 am

Changing geopolitical circumstances and economic interests have brought India-UAE relations a long way

Dr Cool

January 28, 2017 12:00:10 am

Honorary doctorates get you a PhD, without the academic third-degree

Ticket to ride

January 28, 2017 12:00:03 am

Candidates’ lists for assembly polls suggest that the BJP, too, is keeping it all in the family

Focus must be on Mike Pence as Donald Trump begins US presidency

January 27, 2017 7:38:17 pm

Pence’s radical crusades may quietly find an easy medium through Trump — while the latter is occupied and focused on making headlines.