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Wednesday, June 29, 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.

January 26, 1977 Forty Years Ago: President’s Speech

January 26, 2017 12:10:03 am

The president painted a heartening picture of progress made by the country and said that success achieved should not “make us complacent and blind us to our shortcomings”.

Udta Punjab

January 26, 2017 12:10:03 am

In poll-time, diaspora Punjabis are flying in to join the fun.

Cash in hand

January 26, 2017 12:02:19 am

The goals of demonetisation would be poorly served if parties are not transparent about their funding.

We, the other

January 26, 2017 12:00:53 am

The inexorable march of Hindutva to the centre of our national life deeply disturbs Muslims.

Shot in the arm

January 26, 2017 12:00:49 am

Mission Indradhanush marks the Centre’s commitment to building a healthy India

The republic’s paradox

January 26, 2017 12:00:46 am

India celebrates both democracy and elections. But is the latter dominating the former today?

Democracy Under Stress

January 26, 2017 12:00:21 am

The freedom movement’s ideal of nationalism is embattled today.

Doordarshan’s hits and misses

January 26, 2017 12:00:00 am

DD news has a diverse range, but is weak in coverage of politics

Here is how developers are misusing PM Modi’s ‘Housing for All’ slogan

January 25, 2017 6:27:35 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Housing for All plan was one of the crucial parts of his achhe din promise. As it turns out, there are high chances that promise may be misused by unscrupulous elements to lure people into dubious deals.

Indian Women’s Press Corps: Free speech, journalism’s most important weapon, must be kept intact

January 25, 2017 4:29:53 pm

The moment we allow ourselves to bow to the fear of reprimand by a higher authority or bow to the exterior forces of hooliganism – the very idea of a democracy disintegrates.

Sexism and misogyny must come to an end in Indian politics

January 25, 2017 2:13:00 pm

Sexism, misogyny and patriarchy are so deeply ingrained in our society that it is no surprise when politicians and ‘public leaders’ dish out insensitive misogynistic remarks.

In the multiverse

January 25, 2017 1:04:06 am

Trump presidency is venturing bravely into a post-reality alter-vocabulary, where facts signify variables