POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Donald Trump, India-US Ties, Narendra Modi, howdy modi

How India needs to handle Donald Trump

A president who declares himself as a 'stable genius' and makes foreign policy based on instincts cannot be tackled easily.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Lebanon protests, saad hariri, Sectarianism, hezbollah

Why Lebanon's happiest depressed people may end up more disappointed

Lebanon is one of the most indebted countries in the world. Those demanding change are doing it with songs and dance.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Mahatma Gandhi, CBSE, my experiments with truth

Why Mahatma Gandhi's views on education are important today

Gandhi's most important and prescriptive principle was to the effect that what you do with your hands will enter your heart.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Xi Jinping, Communist Party of China, china-nepal relations, Belt and Road Initiative

How Xi Jinping crossed the Nepal hurdle

Important projects impacting India's security were inked between China and Nepal.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Shorts In The Dark |  5-minute read

A peek into the Joker's mind

When the film ended, I instinctively looked around for my mask before I realised I was wearing it already.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar |  4-minute read

China-Nepal ties are deepening. What can India do?

There is no point bemoaning Chinese presence.

LIFE

 |  3-minute read
Single women, Motherhood, Census 2011, Women Empowerment

How the single Indian woman is guarding her freedom

India Today Group Editor-in-Chief talks about why independent Indian women are embracing the unattached life, in the October 21 edition of India Today magazine.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Abhijit banerjee, esther duflo, michael kremer, Nobel Prize

How Nobel for Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer rewards curiosity

Over time, through the interventions of these economists, nations like India could change policy designs on improving delivery outcomes.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Custodial death, Custodial Torture, kautilya, arthashastra

Is over-reliance on confessions inviting killings in custody?

Pradeep Tomar was reportedly called in to the police station for questioning in connection with the murder of a woman.