Friday, January 28, 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.

BJP rising

February 28, 2017 12:52:23 am

Civic polls results indicate that the party has pushed Congress aside to emerge as the real challenger to BJD in Odisha

In the Moonlight

February 28, 2017 12:35:04 am

The Oscars has placed the Black story at the heart of the nation’s narrative

The transcendental economist

February 28, 2017 12:15:30 am

The stunning theoretical contributions of Kenneth Arrow, who died last week, both built and undermined all of politics and all of market economics

Identities That Matter

February 28, 2017 12:14:37 am

Language and religion dominate voter preferences in Mumbai’s municipal elections

Raja Mandala: Fruits of patience

February 28, 2017 12:10:50 am

Foreign secretary level talks indicate that New Delhi and Beijing are on their way to resolving differences over India’s NSG membership

Demands of a political solution

February 28, 2017 12:05:56 am

Eliminate the terrorist but talk to all other anti-state actors in Kashmir

Still standing alone

February 28, 2017 12:00:55 am

Fifteen years after the 2002 riots, pain rankles: Losing my house, my neighbours, my community

Kimmel at Oscars and Gurmehar on Ramjas: The contrast in how protests are received

June 18, 2020 3:02:31 pm

The reaction of the public at large on the violent and threatening reaction to a peaceful protest speaks volumes about the culture of protest in India and the even more ironically the ‘acceptability’ of forms of peaceful protest.

Kargil martyr’s daughter mocked for slamming ABVP: Is Twitter pushing celebrities to cross the line?

June 18, 2020 3:03:41 pm

Cricketer Virender Sehwag and actor Randeep Hooda took to Twitter to give their opinion on a Delhi University student who had posted a picture on Facebook and Twitter protesting against the ABVP.

The Responsibility Of Choice

February 27, 2017 12:00:58 am

MTP Act must be backed up with an appropriate social and regulatory environment

Exemplary violence

June 18, 2020 3:06:02 pm

The ABVP aggression at Ramjas College can only be explained as a lesson intended for all universities

The professor of impossibility

February 27, 2017 12:00:29 am

There is scarcely any field of economic theory that has not felt the impact of Kenneth Arrow’s seemingly complex models.