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Stepping on it...... and not an ivory one!

The ruins of a tower which once served as a lighthouse stand upon a little ledge of rocks that runs out into the sea.

4 hours ago

Air Signs and their Entrepreneurial Skills

Gemini, born entrepreneurs, focus on details and learn about the business situations from every possible angle.

14 Oct 2017

Regional priorities change as BIMSTEC replaces SAARC

The hard-hitting speech by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, frontally taking on Pakistan sponsored terrorism, was the centrepiece of India’s diplomatic effort in this year’s UN General Assembly session.

14 Oct 2017

A hard knight’s day...... amid some reshuffle!

King Arthur sat at the Round Table on three successive evenings with his knights—Beleobus, Caradoc, Driam, Eric, Floll and Galahad—but on no occasion.

14 Oct 2017

Economy is what matters most. all else is sideshow 

There is no disputing the fact that RaGa’s mood pendulum has swung again—he is back to his ‘fight not flight’ mode.

14 Oct 2017

Differences between US and Pakistan over terrorism have serious ramifications 

In recent assessments made by the United States Institute of Peace, which draws funding and derivative significance from the US Congress.

14 Oct 2017

Simplified tax compliance will enhance India's global edge

Though some of the latest taxes and compliance procedures are supposed to be game changers, exorbitant and globally incompetent tax rates and liabilities, ambiguous.

14 Oct 2017

Earth Signs and their entrepreneurial skills

Taurus April 20–May 20 Entrepreneurs of this sun sign have stamina and perseverance. Ruled by Venus, Taureans take decisions quickly. Their start-up…

07 Oct 2017

President Trump knows which side of the bread the butter is on

It is beyond debate that the shootings outside the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas will go into the history books as the largest mass shooting in modern US history.

07 Oct 2017

Whether we know it or not, all of us are Plagiarists

Educationists and academics are up in arms about the increasing incidence of plagiarism in theses and dissertations submitted by post-graduate students doing higher research.

07 Oct 2017

India’s young, unimpeachable talent can nurture education

“Even after several years in school, millions of children cannot read, write or do basic maths."

07 Oct 2017

Realising the vision of Swachh Bharat: sweeping change from symbolism to substance

Yet another fortnight was observed across the country to mark the Narendra Modi Government’s ambitious Swachh Bharat campaign coinciding with the birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma

07 Oct 2017

Sorry, right number... if you can encode it!

You need to check that your friend Bob has your correct phone number, but you cannot ask him directly.

07 Oct 2017

The fire signs and their entrepreneurial skills

Aries are very strong, ambitious, enthusiasts and competitive. They are believed to be unstoppable when it comes to putting ideas into action.

30 Sep 2017

Gridlocked numbers

A 3x3 grid contains the nine letters Q R S, T U V and W X Y. Now if each of them stands for one of the numbers 1 through 9 but no two letters stand for the same number, can you deduce the numbers repr

30 Sep 2017

Sushma’s UN address reflects sense and sensibility of an emergent world power

With her prudent and exceptionally well-delivered address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has put forward the Indian perspective on the global te

30 Sep 2017

No country has the right to chastise India on Rohingyas

The flood of Rohingya ‘refugees’ into India has assumed alarming dimensions. Not only the state governments are burdened with the non-stop influx of these unfortunate stateless persons under severe st

30 Sep 2017

Never to let the spirit of struggle for freedom slacken

The Cellular Jail at Port Blair is one national monument that every right-thinking Indian must visit at least once in their lifetime.

30 Sep 2017

India can ignore violence-torn Islamic world’s J&K resolution

A five-member ‘Contact Group’ of the 57-member ‘Organisation of Islamic Alliance’—comprising Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Azerbaijan, Ivory Coast and Niger—met earlier this month in New York.

30 Sep 2017

Cerebrum ludos...... a penny for your thoughts!

There’s a common and widespread myth that a small coin like a US one cent penny dropped directly down from the top of the Empire State Building in New York will kill a person if it falls on their head

23 Sep 2017

Zodiac signs and their wedding styles

Libras always have the imagery of a perfect wedding in their mind. They’ll go for the attire comprising delicate lace and flowers.

23 Sep 2017