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Story Posted on 15-10-2018

POLITICS

 |  RIGHT Foot Forward  |  7-minute read
Rafale Deal, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi, BJP

What's gone wrong with BJP's communication?

Even as the Congress disciplines and sharpens its communications strategy, the saffron party seems to be losing the plot.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Bollywood, Birthday, Sapno ka saudagar, Dream Girl

Why Hema Malini is Bollywood's quintessential 'Dream Girl'

Over the past fifty years, she has remained a great entertainer, one who has mesmerised viewers down the generations with her acting and dancing.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Dalit-Muslim, Mayawati, Chandrashekhar Azad, Bhim Army

Rise of Bhim Army: Is western UP gearing up for another political churning?

Who will this movement wipe off and whose resurgence can it lead to, are all questions to be answered in due time.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Badals, Amarinder singh, 2015 sacrilege, Guru Granth Sahib

Guru Granth Sahib 2015 sacrilege: How Sikh elite is gripped by post-1984 fear, financial interests

The October 14 anniversary of the 2015 police firing, which left two people dead, went largely unobserved outside of Punjab.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
2019 Lok Sabha elections, Congress, Uttar Pradesh, Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi fighting hard to revive Congress in Uttar Pradesh: Will achche din return for the grand old party?

Along with new initiatives to reach out to voters, the party president is interacting more with district and city-level workers.

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Raya sarkar, Sexual harassment, Metoo india, Metoo movement

What #MeToo can achieve for the time being

This is the time to make amends and introspect. It is time to just lend an ear and let the women do the talking.

MONEY

 |  5-minute read
Demonetisation, GDP growth, Economy, Narendra Modi

Numbers don't lie: PM Modi's rule has been unremarkable in economic performance

The PM will be lucky to get a 'D-' in managing the economy.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Sexual harassment, Me Too, Farhan akhtar, Farah Khan

Why the culture of 'shaming the family' is dangerous for #MeToo

Let's not allow the accused to hide behind a daughter, a cousin

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Families, Modern india, City life, Journalist dead

Woman journalist found dead, body decomposing for 3 weeks in Noida flat: Why we are living and dying in solitude

India is among the top countries with the highest number of one-person households.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
2018 global hunger index, BJP government, World Bank, Human capital index 2018

Govt ‘rejects’ World Bank’s Human Capital Index 2018: Denying problems exist won't make them go away

Instead of acknowledging failings, the government’s response is churlishly defensive.