VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Pollution, Water pollution, Air Pollution, AQI

Why right to clean air and water should be made a fundamental tight

Water has entered the turf of a verbal war between political parties serving the purposes of egotistic claims, rather the serving the people's cause.

VARIETY

 |  Fortune Cookie |  4-minute read

A ‘Dhasoo’ turn on causal Indian food

Located at Sangam Courtyard in Delhi, Dhasoo Cafe boasts of traditional flavours that’ll appeal to the millennial generation.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Science, Politics, Shiv Sena, BJP, indianeconomy

Why a second look at science is needed to understand politics

Many scientists do not equate scientific concern with national interest.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
AAP, Delhi Government, Aam Aadmi Party, Delhi government schools

Why every state in India must follow AAP government's education model

In the past five years, the only state which has made positive headlines in matters of public education is Delhi.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar, maharashtra alliance

Maharashtra tiger flaunts new stripes

Like the tiger that has tasted human blood, the Sena has also turned rogue.

POLITICS

 |  Ed Hoc |  3-minute read

Forever in shadows, can Uddhav Thackeray ever be his own man?

Being in bed with Sharad Pawar and the Congress is a difficult threesome even for a deft political acrobat. And Uddhav has no administrative experience.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar |  5-minute read

How S Jaishankar set the record straight

The external affairs minister's assessment of the changing global environment is apt and its impact on Indian foreign policy is already very visible.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Blackwarrant, Book Review, Tihar Jail, Books

Black Warrant: On the wrong side of Tihar's high walls

Sunil Gupta and Sunetra Choudhury's book is not for the faint-hearted.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Avianbotulism, sambharlake, biodiversityloss, Rajasthan, migratorybirdsdead

What killed the thousands of migratory birds in Rajasthan?

Avian botulism is the surficial cause that killed tens of thousands of migratory birds. Collective apathy is the underlying reason.