K Srinath Reddy

Overhaul  health system for effective deliverance of plans

After several decades of vertical disease or age-specific health programmes, there is now general recognition and growing acceptance that the ‘health system’ should be structured and strengthened as an integrated whole to be capable of effectively delivering a variety of health programmes.

23 hours ago

Archana Dalmia

Archana Dalmia

Wake-up  call for states oblivious to flourishing rape culture

A motley group of youths from the Northeast gathered with candles and banners at Hauz Khas village on Tuesday to protest the shocking rape of an unsuspecting 24-yearold girl from the region by a man who deceived her by offering better transport than the auto demanding a hefty sum.

23 hours ago

Santwana Bhattacharya

Santwana Bhattacharya

Where can President Pranab Mukherjee have his muri in peace?

Much is being spun about President Pranab Mukherjee's retirement home--how a double-storeyed bungalow on Luytens’ Delhi's Rajaji Marg is being readied.

25 Feb 2017

Tanuj Solanki

Obedient sons and daddy whims

King Yayati’s desire to enjoy the pleasures of youth leads him to borrow it from his son, Puru.

25 Feb 2017

The first immortal

Henrietta Lacks, an African American woman who lived in Virginia died of cervical cancer in 1951.

25 Feb 2017

Bhargav Prasad

What if India had realistic films sans masala?

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) is a statutory censorship and classification body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.

25 Feb 2017

Dr. P V jayaraj

Rubbish rubber and maha agony

I always turn apologetic whenever I think about my humble one acre plot. It is the only refuge for about thirty-five coconut palms that are under threat of destruction at the hands of one- hundred-and

25 Feb 2017

Awanthi Vardaraj

A leaf out of forbidden literature

Salman Rushdie once said, “What is freedom of expression? Without the freedom to offend, it ceases to exist.”

25 Feb 2017

Pavitra Sriprakash

Pavitra Sriprakash

Buy with the planet in your mind

Conscious Living is the need of the hour and there is nothing more inspiring than events that bring to fore all aspects of it under one roof.

25 Feb 2017

Tom Arms

Tom Arms

How to impeach Trump

Trump has every right to be paranoid. Many Americans are worried he is a danger to the stability of the world

25 Feb 2017