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Can a cursed inheritance be turned into a blessing?

New Delhi, March 1 | Award-winning author and poet, Sutapa Basu brings to you a heady mix of mystery and the paranormal, a treasure...

I dream of India-Pakistan becoming good friends: Malala Yousafzai

New Delhi, March 1 | The concluding day of the 14th Jaipur Literature Festival witnessed Nobel Prize recipient, author, and Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai...

I see my book as a journey of healing, forgiveness: Sarah...

New Delhi, Feb 28 | To celebrate the publication of the sequel to 'A Court of Thorns and Roses' (ACOTAR) titled 'A Court of...

New Parliament likely to use Tripura’s bamboo products

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Feb 28 | After Rashtrapati Bhavan and Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Tripura's eco-friendly bamboo products or bamboo artifacts are...

I record my time, surroundings and experiences: Purushothaman Satish Kumar

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 28 | It has been a long journey -- from spending time at his uncle's photo studio as a...

Chipko attracted worldwide attention owing to its non-violent techniques: Ramchandra Guha

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 28 | The ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival (JFF) hosted a session on Shekhar Pathak's new book 'Chipko – A...

On the trail of 12 Indian fugitives who fled to London

New Delhi, Feb 27 | At a time when a British court has ordered the extradition of diamantaire Nirav Modi to India to stand...

Criticism comes from both classical and metal purists: Project MishraM band

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 27 | While most classical musicians their age group seem to really like their music, band members of Project...

During Bengal trip, Nadda to address intellectuals, lunch with jute mill...

New Delhi, Feb 24 | In the run-up to the West Bengal assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to reach out...

When Arthur Conan Doyle responded to the call of a Parsi...

New Delhi, Feb 24 | In the village of Great Wyrley near Birmingham, someone is mutilating horses. Someone is also sending threatening...

Himachal allows paragliding, river rafting in more sites

Shimla, Feb 24 | To boost adventure tourism in Himachal Pradesh, the government on Wednesday said it has notified additional sites for paragliding and...

‘I aim to provide a practical and sustainable approach to healthy...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 24 | Nandita Iyer, a doctor and a nutritionist, figured her way around the kitchen only in her...

300-yr-old Banyan tree in Chandni Chowk awaits saviours

New Delhi, Feb 23 | A banyan tree in the Capital's Chandni Chowk area that could be 300...

Age no bar: 80-yr-old Ujjain woman completes PhD

By Sundeep PouranikUjjain, Feb 23 | There is a saying that there is no age barrier for reading and learning that a person can...

All of us just want to be accepted: Deepa Mehta

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 23 | "All of us are funny boys and girls, we all just want to be accepted, whether for...

Documenting the horse in Indian history

New Delhi, Feb 22 | The horse is etched on the Indian landscape and to view the sub-continent's past through the prism of the...

RIL to set up world’s largest zoo in Gujarat

Gandhinagar, Feb 20 | The Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) will be setting up the world's largest zoo in Gujarat's Jamnagar district.The Detailed Project Report...

A survival guide for women to cope with menopause at work,...

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Menopause is a fact of every womans life. For 75 per cent of women, the symptoms they experience will...

Life is greater than cinema: Vidhu Vinod Chopra

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 20 | One of the few filmmakers of his generation to work consistently across genres, Vidhu Vinod Chopra smiles...

Understanding nuances of world cinema through 10th century Kashmiri philosopher Abhinavagupta...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 20 | A new book that unravels the nuances of world cinema harkens back to the 10th century...

My career has never been dependent on my co-actors: Priyanka Chopra...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 19 | "There is no rulebook for me and I don't believe in planning too much. I have...

Mughlai menu: SpiceJet to offer Karim’s dishes to flyers

New Delhi, Feb 19 | To entice flyers with authentic Mughlai cuisine, SpiceJet has tied-up with Old Delhi's iconic restaurant, Karim's.For the uninitiated, Karim's...

Good Girls: A tale of what it means to be a...

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 19 | She was in London when she saw the image of the hanging children, aged 16 and...

Jaipur Literature Festival debuts in digital avatar on Friday

New Delhi, Feb 18 | Hailed as the 'greatest literary show on Earth', the 14th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival 2021, will open...

Maha Cong warns of stopping Amitabh, Akshay shoots for ignoring public...

Bhandara, Feb 18 | The Maharashtra Congress on Thursday warned that it would stop the shootings or filming of Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar...

SC bars private buses from core area of Corbett Tiger Reserve

New Delhi, Feb 18 | The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed plying of private company buses in the core of area of Corbett Tiger...

‘Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power’ a grim wake-up call...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 18 | With Artificial Intelligence helping "biological materialism sneak in through the back door", the world is witnessing...

‘Street art largely undiscovered in India’

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 17 | She comes to the street with an unburdened mind. You can expect her to paint an asteroid,...

R’sthan hoteliers stay afloat amid pandemic, courtesy weddings

By Archana SharmaJaipur, Feb 17 | Amid the ongoing pandemic, weddings have helped revive the hotel sector in Rajasthan which was left bleeding...

Watching porn? Beware, UP cops are looking

Lucknow, Feb 17 | The police in Uttar Pradesh will now 'keep an eye' on people's internet search data to monitor those looking up...

‘Princestan’ is many pages of revelations: Jairam Ramesh

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 16 | Stressing that author and journalist Sandeep Bamzais recently released book ‘Princestan: How Nehru, Patel and Mountbatten Made...

40 years on, Behmai victims still await justice

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) Feb 15 | It has been exactly 40 years since 20 villagers were lined up and shot dead by once bandit...

UP Police celebrates sniffer dog’s birthday

Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 15 | The Muzaffarnagar police celebrated the third birthday of its sniffer dog Dicky with a special cake.Dicky, whose birthday...

Ours are the streets

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 14 | Believing that the most incredible thing about the street is the fact that it is an activation...

Letting go of stale opinions and learning to rethink

New Delhi, Feb 13 | Discover the critical art of rethinking: how questioning your opinions can position you for excellence at work and wisdom...

When the return of a ‘twin’ casts a deadly shadow

New Delhi, Feb 13 | This is an expansive family saga steeped in Hindu traditions.Banaras, Varanasi, Kashi -- India's holy city on the banks...

A true story of love lost & found in WWII

New Delhi, Feb 12 | "Raj & Norah" is not only a thrilling account of love found, lost and reclaimed in the midst of...

‘Focusing on basics propelled M&M to top of India’s utility vehicle...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 12 | A US aircraft manufacturer coined the term KISS -- Keep It Simple Stupid -- as it...

Riot of colours to savour as Mughal Gardens set to open

New Delhi, Feb 11 | Over 200 varieties of brightly-coloured flowers, including a yellow rose variant named after late...

Balancing between weight of past and pace of present

New Delhi, Feb 11 | Virginia Woolf has written thus about the dilemma of being ‘locked out and ‘locked in: "…I thought...

‘Restless As Mercury’ a perfect complement to Gandhi’s ‘The Story of...

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 10 | ‘Original footage might be grainy and jerky but has a ring of truth because it is...

Little ‘pauaa’ earns big money in UP

Lucknow, Feb 10 | Small is sometimes big and the statistics of the Uttar Pradesh Excise Department prove it.The 180 ml liquor bottle, known...

When technology looks for synergy, not fusion

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Feb 10 | Audiences across the globe, for the first time ever witnessed a 360 degree virtual reality animated video...

Maha: 65-yr-old woman, released after 18 years in Pak jail, dies

By Quaid NajmiAurangabad, Feb 9 | A 65-year-old woman who spent 18 years in a Pakistani prison and was sent back to India on...

With poetry as witness, looking at farmers’ agitation

By Sukant DeepakChandigarh, Feb 9 | Even as poetry and songs sung by several established and upcoming singers including, Jasbir Jassi, Kanwal Grewal, Jagjit...

India-US joint training exercise commences at Rajasthan’s Mahajan Field Firing Ranges

Jaipur, Feb 8 | "The India-US joint training Exercise Yudh Abhyas commenced at the Mahajan Field Firing Ranges on Monday...

UP govt’s ‘Mera Ghar, Mera Vidyalaya’ scheme is a winner

Varanasi, Feb 8 | The 'Mera Ghar Mera Vidyalaya' (mohalla class) scheme introduced in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh is now becoming a role...

Chronicling with humour the courage of women willing to challenge society

New Delhi, Feb 8 | Award-winning author and journalist Meghna Pant says she can feel the pain of women who are single or childless...

Nutritionist Lovneet Batra sticks to basics in pandemic times (IANS Interview)

By Vishnu MakhijaniNew Delhi, Feb 8 | At a time when a multitude of manufacturers are pushing their largely synthetic products...

1,300 turtles seized in Kanpur district

Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 8 | The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force has seized 1,300 Indian flap shell turtles from a truck in Kanpur...

Business

Feb manufacturing growth remains flat: PMI

New Delhi, March 1 | India's manufacturing sector growth remained flat-to-positive in February, as improving business environment pushed order flow.Accordingly, the headline seasonally adjusted...