LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Parenting, Privacy, toddlers, lockdown parenting

Privacy as a parent? What's that?

When you have children, you sign over your right to privacy. It is an instant process, with no clauses attached explaining when you might possibly retrieve it.

ART & CULTURE

 |  15-minute read
Indie music, Rock Music, music covers, indian bands

How Western music covers have yielded to a fertile, original indie music scene in India

The indie music scene is buzzing with huge potential and the future looks promising.

VARIETY

 |  KOCH DIARIES |  4-minute read

Gayatri Devi and Jai Singh to Padmanabh: What lies beneath the glamour of Jaipur

John Zubrzycki's fascinating inside story of India's most glamorous royal family, The House of Jaipur, breaks quite a few of the myths that anyone who has read about Gayatri Devi, came to believe in.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Covid19, Rural India, coronavirus pandemic, india today magazine

Why the alarming surge of Covid-19 cases in rural India is a big challenge

India Today Editor-in-Chief talks about how a rural Covid-19 pandemic will be very different and far more challenging than an urban one, in the September 21, 2020 edition of the India Today Magazine.

VARIETY

 |  KOCH DIARIES |  4-minute read

Justice For Sushant died when a TV studio turned Supreme Court

The stinging reality about justice is that Sushant Singh Rajput will never get any. His fine legacy has been soiled beyond recognition.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Bengal2021, west bengal assembly elections 2021, namashudras, matua mahasangha

Why the role of Matuas will decide who wins Bengal 2021

The Namashudras of West Bengal — who under the umbrella political organisation Matua Mahasangha — have seemingly played an instrumental role in Bengal politics.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Telangana, seed bowl of the world, Agriculture, telangana farmers

How Telangana farmers will benefit from the state becoming Seed Bowl of the World

With favourable agro-climatic conditions, skilled manpower, infrastructure and logistics for quality seed production and storage, Telangana meets more than 60 per cent of India’s seed requirement.

POLITICS

 |  RIGHT Foot Forward |  6-minute read

How states must shift their focus from Lockdown to Unlock to restart the economy

With a sustained dip in revenues, the states are justified in seeking relief from the Centre. However, they have to also do their own bit to revive the economy.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Lockdown, covid-19, Economy, policymaking

Why govts cannot be blamed for not taking 'the right step' in containing Covid-19

In the scenario of continually evolving knowledge, we see the steps undertaken to contain the pandemic being labelled anything from insufficient to draconian.