There is no inappropriate laughter
22 Feb 2018
What happens on holi stays on holi
RISE India needs a new education policy
India’s foreign policy establishment has reason to compliment itself
They are popular in office due to their charm and effervescence. As they are always seeking balance, they transfer that energy into creating a fair workplace.
5 hours ago
Okay here’s the reason if you promise not to laugh. I had chicken pox.
Politicians are people, too. They have the same flaws as others. In our obsessive deification of the powerful and fear of leaders, we forget that crucial fact.
17 Feb 2018
The Budget has been ‘presented’ by the Finance Minister but it hasn’t created any ripple, far less a favourable wave.
Unlike many friends, I don’t claim to be a fan of Sabyasachi, the designer. I enjoy the detailing that goes into the campaigns that herald his new collections; I admire his larger-than-life presentati
Recent developments in the Maldives, where President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has declared a national emergency, arbitrarily arrested the country’s Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed and his half-brother
There is a beautiful legend I had heard in my childhood. Melpathur Narayana Bhattathiri was an erudite Sanskrit scholar of medieval Kerala.
People of this sun sign are ambitious and goal-oriented, working best by themselves or by directing others— they lead or do it alone.
For relaxation Cancerians need water and tranquillity. They do not like group trips as they often get overwhelmed by too many strange faces.
10 Feb 2018
Honour the Democratic Indian, Not Royalty
On history’s door, opportunism knocks more than once. Queens are in the news, whether it be Padmavati or Rani Lakshmibai. In a country where the Privy Purse that gave tax-free money to royals was abol
Four senior judges of the Supreme Court (J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan Lokur and Kurien Joseph) created a history of sorts when they held a press conference to hold Chief Justice Dipak Misra
Are you the kind of person who likes to noisily tear open a bag of chips and wolf down its contents, enthusiastically crunching each wafer and licking the leftover masala off your fingers and, sometim
Challenges in education are on the rise, both in measure and magnitude. Amongst these, references are invariably made of the severe deficiencies in infrastructure support and the inadequacy of professionally equipped manpower across the board.
It was an age when the Cold War raged dividing the world into power blocs, with global equations and relations often on tethers and on the verge of a grand clash, when young minds across the globe
They prefer the holidays that offer them variety without a scope of getting bored.
03 Feb 2018
Finding a political solution to Kashmir is the holy grail of Indian politics.
It seems that words, barbed or sugar-coated, are irrelevant in these dark times when goons—apparently enjoying the protection of governments—can terrorise innocent schoolkids.
Few diplomatic events in India in recent days have received as much international attention as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s invitations to the 10 ASEAN Heads of Government, as Chief Guests, during I
Thiruvilaiyadal Puranam that is enacted in the Madurai Meenakshi Temple during the Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple festival talks about this wonderful story that became popular across South India owing
Morning breaks with WhatsApp greetings, seeking to spread love, wellness, and cheer.
The White House buzz this week was that Donald Trump mimics the accent of Narendra Modi; the man he tweets is his friend
27 Jan 2018
MP bypolls: Over 35 per cent turnout till 12:30 pm
Taliban kill 18 soldiers in Afghanistan army base attack
Pakistan troops fire on Indian Army posts in Uri
Polling underway for Bijepur bypoll in Odisha
Jawaan dies in anti-land mine vehicle accident at Karnataka
J-K: Avalanche warning for high-altitude areas
GoAir flight lands back at Leh due to engine-error
SPO injured in accidental firing in J-K
Editor-in-chief of National Herald Neelabh Mishra dies
NDA government taking decisions in interest of a few capitalists: Mayawati
PNB fraud: ED attaches pricey houses, land worth Rs 523 crore of Nirav Modi's group
Baloch not in talks with China on CPEC, says Dr Allah Nazar
Taliban kill 18 soldiers in attack on Afghanistan army base: Officials
Airbnb envisions expansion to 1000 destinations in 2018
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slams regulators' failure to detect Punjab National Bank fraud
Zimbabwe recall Sean Williams, Cephas Zhuwao for World Cup 2019 Qualifiers
Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov reaches Delray Beach semi-finals