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Friday, August 12, 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 14, 1977, Forty Years Ago: Charan Singh to PM

January 14, 2017 12:50:22 am

In a report filed by a news agency, Mrs Gandhi was earlier quoted to have said, “In some states parties were formed for no idealistic reason but because of personal rivalry.”


The Dignity of her Office

January 14, 2017 12:29:34 am

Kiran Bedi’s talent could be Puducherry’s gain, but she needs to tone her language


A contentious proposal

January 14, 2017 12:23:03 am

The interest in UBI seems to be building up significantly from several quarters and it is quite possible that the government is contemplating some steps in this direction in the upcoming budget.


Reserved Bank of India

January 14, 2017 12:18:05 am

Demonetisation showed India’s central bank is too opaque. Its decision-making must be open to scrutiny


Put the onus on teachers

January 14, 2017 12:11:18 am

Over the same period, the number of “tiny” public schools — those with a total enrollment of 20 or fewer students — rose sharply.


No proof required: Towards an Income Tax Revolution

January 14, 2017 12:00:41 am

The economy provides scope and demonetisation, the rationale for a flat income tax rate and a negative income tax for the poor and the needy.


Vibrant Gujarat: Aside from being a biennial spectacle, more needs to be done to achieve substantial outcomes

January 13, 2017 8:28:34 pm

This year, the event not only missed a tall international politician, but also fell short on large businesses making major investment announcements.


In the name of JP

January 13, 2017 12:28:23 am

Why does Lalu need a pension? Surely, the Sarvodaya leader would have disapproved


Give credit

January 13, 2017 12:25:34 am

RBI governor is right — structural reform and public expenditure are key to growth


Tintin & Putin

January 13, 2017 12:17:21 am

Iconic reporter’s Soviet adventure is relaunched, adding colour to black-and-white views


January 13, 1977, Forty Years Ago: MPs Released

January 13, 2017 12:10:20 am

The detention orders against them were revoked on January 12.


The Urdu Press: Religion and politics

January 13, 2017 12:09:04 am

Following the SC judgment in 1995 declaring ‘Hindutva’ a way of life, the pro-Hindutva forces have exploited this judgment to an extent that has no precedent.