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Story Posted on 30-06-2015

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Devendra Fadnavis, Maharashtra cabinet

How controversies dogging Maharashtra are a boon for Fadnavis

With three of his prominent and high profile colleagues under public scrutiny and in the Opposition's line of fire, the chief minister can relax awhile.

SPORTS

 |  10-minute read
N Srinivasan, IPL, BCCI, Lalit Modi

Lalit Modi row: Can we talk about corruption in cricket now?

The ex-IPL chief’s passport is not a matter of public interest. Transparency in Indian cricket certainly is.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  4-minute read
Leap second, Time

You got one extra second today: What did you do with it?

Blink, and it will be gone. But clocking it might be a way of getting a good glimpse at ourselves.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
IIT, Ncert, IIT JEE Advanced

What no one will tell you about cracking JEE Advanced

A clear understanding of fundamental concepts is what matters.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Festivals, Public nuisance, Bal Gangadhar Tilak

Keep your streets off my festival

A new PIL by one of Thane’s most respected doctors takes the nuisance factor of festivals off the roads. But do we want that?

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Food, Children's health, Parenting

Five things Chinese can teach Indians about parenting

No. It does not involve a 'no play-dates ever' policy for your kids.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Dowry, Divorce, Child Marriage, Relationships

What India's old and unusual marriage customs tell us about a woman's consent

To insist on spousal rights, regardless of spousal desire, is a short-sighted and self-defeating enterprise.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health  |  4-minute read
Omega 3, Cholesterol, Fats

Eight good sources of fat for you

It is okay to eat it as long as you eat the right kind, in right amounts.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Khap Panchayat, Mann ki Baat, Narendra Modi, SelfieSarpanch

Why it's more than a photo-op for sarpanch behind #SelfieWithDaughter

Since January 2012, the Bibipur panchayat has hosted over 60 Mahila Chaupals that have witnessed an ever-increasing attendance by local village women.

Dhoni-Mustafizur collision, MS Dhoni, India vs Bangladesh

Why is Bangladesh ridiculing Indian cricketers?

The image appeared as an ad in a newspaper mocking India's series defeat by showing a picture of the players with their heads half-shaved.