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Story Posted on 13-07-2017

SPORTS

 |  4-minute read
Colin McGregor, Floyd Mayweather, Boxing

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: What's the fuss about 'The Money Fight'?

With high drama, jibes, abuses, low-blows and big money, this is not just a boxing fight but a grand spectacle.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Western Media, Islamic extremists, US-China Relations, North Korea

How West and media are playing up ‘Islamic threat’ when danger is from North Korea and China

Huge resources have been invested in building an anti-Islam empire.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  8-minute read
Bangladesh, Class divide, Domestic workers, Mahagun Moderne

‘Ban the Bangladeshi maid’: Why Noida housing society violence isn’t just about class

A gated colony guards its privilege much like the nation-state polices its borders, ignoring lived lives.

SCI-TECH

 |  3-minute read
Unique Features, Smartphone, YotaPhone, Asus Zenfone AR

Thermal cameras to dual displays: 4 futuristic phones with unique features

Find out which one gives you a picture-perfect resolution.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Memes, Narendra Modi, Tanmay Bhat, AIB

Bad doggy: When AIB got trolled for a Modi meme it quickly deleted

It's time we are spared the horror of forced-guffaws over uninnovative morphed/filtered images and inane forwards.

LIFE

 |  8-minute read
Book Extract, Hinduism, Ramayana, Hanuman

Why Hanuman Chalisa is the most powerful expression of personal Hinduism

[Book extract] Devdutt Pattanaik demystifies the ancient hymn for the contemporary reader.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Indians abroad, Glacier, Antarctica

Worse news than iceberg breaking off Antarctica - Indians are heading there on a cruise

With rajma chawal and gau mutra.

HUMOUR

 |  5-minute read
Black Money, Demonetisation, Reserve Bank of India, Urjit Patel

5 GIFs that explain why RBI hasn't finished counting demonetised notes yet

Eight months and counting, literally for governor Urjit Patel.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Why bother with Sanskrit?  |  5-minute read
Mahabharat, Indology

Re-examining ways to ‘know’ the Mahābhārata: Indology and beyond

Indic Academy is organising a course at IGNCA, New Delhi later this month which challenges existing beliefs.

VOICES

 |  2-minute read
Ladakh, Jammu, Kashmir crisis, Amarnath Terror Attack

Kashmiriyat is dying, but we can save peaceful Jammu and Ladakh

For god’s sake, let us not further compromise the two regions by continuing to marginalise their people and their distinct identities.