Deepa Venkatesan

Emotion is the mother of invention

Rajlakshmi Borthakur, mother of an epileptic child, forays into healthcare technology to help patients and doctors tackle the neurological disorder

29 Oct 2017

Vijay Mallya’s fall and flight: Important dates and numbers you need to know

Mallya left India on March 2, 2016 for the United Kingdom after saying he wanted to move to Britain to be closer to his children.

03 Oct 2017

Folks, dance your way to shape up

Fitness franchises offering regimes infused with folk dances are scoring over those blending Western forms.

23 Sep 2017

Anonymous, yet always offended

The video that went viral last week was that of a popular TV news anchor Faye D’Souza calling out one of her panel members, a maulana, for his gross sexist remarks.

21 Jun 2017

The dethroned king of good times

The beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya is once again in the news for all wrong reasons. A look at the spectacular fall of Kingfisher Airlines and its owner

12 May 2017

Tarun Vijay, your racist remarks bring back hurtful childhood memories of discrimination

Here's a personal account of a dusky south Indian woman. 

07 Apr 2017

Holi tips: What to do before and after playing with colours

Here's are a few quick tips to be employed, before and after Holi that will help you stay safe and bring your skin back to normalcy in no time. 

14 Mar 2017

5 ways to get you past daily trolls on social media

The essential social-media guide to swimming through daily trolls.

01 Mar 2017

Lessons from Cyclone Vardah’s assault on trees: Plan before planting

The city should not be in a rush to replace the uprooted trees, experts say.

17 Dec 2016

How Balamuralikrishna’s Bala Krishna Devam became my own

The beauty of all Balamuralikrishna compositions is that it allows you your own rendition, and lets you make it your own. 

22 Nov 2016