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Story Posted on 05-09-2015

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
Welcome Back, Bollywood

Five reasons why Welcome Back delivers the laughs

The Anees Bazmee film works best when it shows the mirthful side of what are supposed to be menacing gangsters.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Gulp Fiction  |  6-minute read

ART & CULTURE

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China, Sanskrit, Peking university

Why China's intellectuals are turning to Sanskrit

Beida can play a crucial role in boosting the world's knowledge of the ancient language by supporting the ongoing effort to translate the lost Tibet palm-leaves.

LIFE

 |   Long-form
Bhagavad Gita, Krishna, Mythology

Will we ever really understand Krishna?

If a person can have such a profound impact on life for centuries, he is no less than the God.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
One Rank One Pension, OROP

One Rank One Pension: Forty years of wait is finally over

OROP breakthrough is easily the most significant of veterans welfare effort in post-independence India by any government.

SPORTS

 |  3-minute read
Tennis, US Open, Rafael Nadal

The fading star of Rafael Nadal

What makes the Spanish tennis star's gradual fall particularly hard to watch is how one can also see the emotional breakdown of a player.

HUMOUR

 |  1-minute read

POLITICS

 |  Between the Lines  |  3-minute read
ISIS, Syria

Why this heartbreaking image needs to be seen

If it weren't for the three-year-old Syrian boy Alyan Kurdi, the world wouldn't have woken up to the plight of refugees.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Abdul Kalam Marg, Aurangzeb Road

Aurangzeb or Kalam: Where the streets are shamed

No matter if the road is named after a Mughal emperor or a people’s president, it doesn’t stop us from disgracing it.