OPEN TO OPINION

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Kashmir, Narendra Modi, ab vajpayee

Are intellectuals supporting Kashmir's cause all Pakistan-sympathisers?

Kashmiris must realise that there is a difference between the Indian State and Indian people. Everyone is not deaf.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Rajesh Khanna, Twinkle Khanna, Naseeruddin Shah

Why Twinkle Khanna is mad at Naseeruddin Shah

The veteran actor had crticised Twinkle's father Rajesh Khanna.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Kashmir, Azadi, Militancy

India needs a referendum more than Kashmiris do

Using force over the decades has only led to less and less legitimacy of Indian claims on Kashmir rather than more.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Rajinikanth, Kabali

Superstar Rajinikanth's Kabali left me disappointed

[Contains spoilers] Surprisingly, many in the theatre too had long faces.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Social Media, Modi government

Modi sarkar has no right to gag civil servants on social media

Nobody would argue that this would lead to any serious breakdown in the functioning of the government.

SPORTS

 |  Gloves Off |  4-minute read
Rio 2016

Indian sportspersons to watch out for at Olympics 2016

Talking of new faces bound for Rio, there are new disciplines which have thrown up rich talent.

SCI-TECH

 |  2-minute read
Smartphone

How long should a good smartphone last you?

If a phone can survive and keep working for four years, that's incredible.

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Motherhood, Breastfeeding

When will breastfeeding in public become acceptable?

It’s downright absurd that you can’t feed your baby with any dignity except in your home, or behind closed doors.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
BJP, BSP, Mayawati, UP Polls

BJP will have a hard time attacking Mayawati post 'prostitute' remark

BSP, however, may have alienated its upper caste vote bank in this whole fracas.