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.

All that glitters

February 27, 2017 12:00:15 am

Telangana’s chief minister needs to focus on addressing perceptions that the new state has not delivered on its promises

From Plate to Plough: It’s not about loan waivers

February 27, 2017 12:00:14 am

Indian farmers are facing multiple crises. Punjab’s case highlights their problems.

The cost of hate

February 27, 2017 12:00:11 am

Trump presidency has emboldened white nationalist forces. Kuchibhotla’s killing is a grim portent

Next Door Nepal: The foreign hand

February 27, 2017 12:00:06 am

Donors, international agencies are blamed for fuelling secessionist demands.

Kansas shooting: Inaction against racial attacks breed hate crimes in US

June 18, 2020 3:07:22 pm

In 2017, there have been at least 55 mass shootings in the US, according to There have been 9,043 cases of gun violence.

Out of my mind: Trump tornado

February 26, 2017 12:45:05 am

Trump has had the most crowded first month of any President.

Inside Track: Treading cautiously

February 26, 2017 12:32:50 am

The ruling AIADMK fears that if the MLAs are disqualified, fresh elections would be held in their constituencies and could expose Sasikala’s unpopularity.

Fifth column: The cost of casteism

February 26, 2017 12:03:33 am

The Prime Minister is right when he says India cannot move forward until UP does. But forgets that in 2014, this state gave him the 73 seats he needed to get a full majority.

Across the aisle: From university to mediocrity

February 26, 2017 12:00:39 am

Jawaharlal Nehru University faces an existential threat because its founding ideas are the diametric opposite of the founding ideas of the RSS-BJP dispensation.

Why body shaming Ayesha Takia is not acceptable

February 25, 2017 7:18:39 pm

It is the system of unfair expectations that needs to be tackled — not victims of it that need to broken.

‘M’ in Scotland Yard

February 25, 2017 12:31:49 am

But Cressida Dick, the first woman to head the Met Police, has a tougher role

Cat lessons

February 25, 2017 12:26:55 am

Increasing instances of animal-human conflict — as in Sariska — highlight the state of wildlife mis-management