Suffering reverses in the Ukraine war, Russia’s dictator Vladimir Putin threatens nuclear apocalypse after winning a sham referendum. India has warned Russia to explore peaceful avenues to end the con
02 Oct 2022
A contest between old fox Ashok Gehlot and the urbane Tharoor suggests a long-needed image overhaul.
25 Sep 2022
From Gandhi to Modi and Rahul, re-discovery of India is the launch pad to the next level.
16 Sep 2022
Cars changed society with ease. Road trips brought families together. America's Model T and India's Maruti 800 transformed economies and history.
10 Sep 2022
Poverty keeps Indians from being independent, and governments tame their choices by doling out freebies like computers, bicycles and mobile phones. Politicians depend on revdi to get or stay in power
27 Aug 2022
The Ram toofan did come in 2014 and swept the BJP to power twice. But it has also swept away Vajpayee's legacy of convivial politics and hardcore patriotism.
20 Aug 2022
ED was also a handy weapon to intimidate Shiv Sena and NCP netas with corruption charges; defections ended the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
14 Aug 2022
In California, heat waves killed 599 people between 2010 and 2019. In America’s hottest city, Phoenix, Arizona, there were about 200 heat-related deaths in 2020 when 53 days cooked at 43°C.
06 Aug 2022
It is time to sweat the small stuff while Vilayat calls. Of the number of immigrants who heeded the call and relocated to Britain last year, most were Indians who have been granted work visas.
04 Aug 2022
Starting with the War on Terror, the combat drone has come of age in the Ukraine War, redefining warfare. UAV tech is the next frontier in world domination and the sci-fi dream of ruling the universe.
30 Jul 2022
Facts and proof are determined by the age we live in. In 1633, Galileo was imprisoned for claiming that the earth revolved around the sun and not the other way around, as the Church believed.
29 Jul 2022
There is a new Lion King in town and he has been stalking his prey for some time. His metaphor is the Gir lion that roams Gujarat’s wildlife parks.
17 Jul 2022
Anger sweeps the world, pitting conservatives against liberals, and globalists against regionalists. Riding this wave is the Angry Hindu whose resurgent nationalism is ushering in a New Indian Order.
17 Jul 2022
Indian mythology owes much of its success to avatars. Lord Vishnu had 10, Lord Shiva has 19, Lord Ganesha has eight, and Goddess Parvati has 10.
09 Jul 2022
Politics is anthropology by other means. The hapless Uddhav Thackeray is no hunter-gatherer. His dilemma goes back 12,000 years when around eight million foragers prowled the globe.
03 Jul 2022