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Story Posted on 15-09-2017

VOICES

 |  The Cynic  |  5-minute read
Shinzo Abe, Swami Vivekananda, Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi is India's greatest living star performer

The identity of India has become the identity of this one man.

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Chemotherapy, Air Force, Cancer

This day, six months ago, cancer changed my life

News about cancer fatalities broke my heart. They also filled me with fear.

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Sadiq Khan, England, Terrorism, London tube explosion

London explosion: 4 attacks in 9 months show dangerous pattern of 'small' but 'frequent' terror

Crude bomb exploded at Parsons Green underground station on the District Line of the city’s busy western region, injuring many.

VARIETY

 |  The Castaways  |  15-minute read
Prostitutes, Eunuchs, Brothel, Kamathipura

Why I went back to visit a brothel

A return to Kamathipura five years later as an exercise in journalism that 'one must return to stories beyond the dateline'.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Mysskin, Thupparivaalan, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes

Thupparivaalan makes a ridiculous Sherlock Holmes

The acting is worse that the writing.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Bakhshali manuscript, Ancient India, Zero, Mathematics

Ancient India gave the world 'nothing'. Quite literally

Research has revealed zero was first recorded as early as the 3rd or 4th century in the Bakhshali manuscript, acknowledged as the oldest Indian mathematical text.

SCI-TECH

 |  6-minute read
Tim Cook, IOS, Apple, IPhone X

Why FaceID could turn out to be the ultimate dampener for iPhone X

The new facial recognition tech not only poses a security concern but also makes the phone inconvenient to use.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Narendra Modi, Libtards, Gauri Lankesh, Liberals

Bigotry and hate have sadly become the new normal for India

Before the India we know becomes a thing of the past, let's find our voice and speak up about wrongs.

VOICES

 |  8-minute read
1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom, Rohingya genocide

Why Sikhs rushed to the aid of Rohingya Muslim refugees

Myanmar's political stand echoes the sentiment behind the 1984 genocide of Sikhs: 'When a big tree falls, the earth shakes.'

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Indian Economy, Finance Ministry, BJP, GSTN

Why Modi government's GST has hit a wall

Businesses are getting a sinking feeling as Goods and Services Tax is touching the dreaded fault line.