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1986 moment: Will the seculars play it right this time?

'In the name of pluralism-secularism, the kind of politics that was pursued revealed to many that it was basically a favour to Muslim conservatism and communalism -- a politics of minority-ism,......

Has the Amelia Earhart mystery finally been solved?

The aviation pioneer’s body has never been officially found after she disappeared July 2, 1937. IMAGE: Amelia Earhart, known as the 'queen of the skies', set many flying records and......

What next for Sonia Gandhi?

After handing over the reins of the Congress to her son, the 71-year-old MP may have time to pursue her other interests, but many believe that she will continue to play the role of a mentor.......

'You will see an epidemic of non-smoking lung diseases in India'

'Just like we have accepted that more Indians have hypertension and diabetes, lower lung capacity of Indians should not be construed as normal.' 'We will see an epidemic of Chronic Obstructive......

Caught between worship and blame

200 years on, the legacy of Sir Syed Ahmad Khan -- the man behind the Aligarh Muslim University -- hangs between two extremes.Mohammad Sajjad brings much needed perspective to the debate. Sir Syed......

Let us stop taxing women!

Double tax exemption on wages paid to women can encourage companies to hire, retain and compensate women better, argues Nitin Pai.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ The single biggest policy......

The rot in the EPFO data

Out of around 80 million accounts that were analysed, there were 10 million records with only names and no other details about the subscribers, including their date of joining, date of birth and......

1% Indians own 73% of its wealth

The wealth of India's richest 1 per cent increased by over Rs 20.9 lakh crore during 2017.  IMAGE: Image used for representational purpose only.The who's who of India Inc line up to meet......

How India can meet its job creation challenge

Job creation will require skill development for productivity enhancement in what is today the unorganised sector, says Nitin Desai. Job creation is considered to be the most serious development......

'Entrepreneurs not only shape but create the future'

Five inspiring women who travelled thousands of miles to Hyderabad recently to grow their business and skills share their tales of global entrepreneurship. Vaihayasi Pande Daniel listened in. The......

'It isn't even normal to talk about the casting couch'

‘Making the casting couch about the south Indian industry is very infuriating. It is there everywhere.’  ‘I don't believe in concepts like the import and export of actors......

Why Secret Superstar is BIGGER than Dangal

'Both films are about the empowerment of the girl child. Both try to put a spotlight on the issue of gender equality.' 'The difference is, in Dangal, the lead character is still a man. It is......

A filmmaker who understands the soul of India

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari's Bareilly Ki Barfi had the critics reaching for the stars.But that is just the tip of the iceberg discovers's Savera R Someshwar. IMAGE: Kriti Sanon captioned this......

Raja Sen's Top 10 Hindi Films

And you won't guess which film tops Raja's list! And why. 2016 has been a year of makeshift marvel. You have seen my Best Actor and Best Actress selections, but this set of movies makes it clear......

'Akshay has been my biggest cheerleader'

'My grandmother taking me to the jamatkhana was like a different world.''Like I had a key to a door which no one else seemed to have.''She doesn't take me anymore because she says I'm an......

Exclusive! 'I am not a criminal'

'What can I do if god made me the way I am?''All I want to do is win medals for India and make my country proud.' IMAGE: Dutee Chand challenged the International Association of Athletics......

Days before Asian meet, fresh trouble for Dutee Chand in gender row

Case to be re-opened, IAAF to return to CAS   IMAGE: Dutee Chand. Photograph: PTI Just a day before she is to compete at the Asian Athletics Championships in Bhubaneswar, Indian sprinter Dutee......

Despite criticism, NRAI says mixed gender events will benefit India

'An example is mixed pair test event over here in air pistol (which Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu won). So we have the best chance of picking up an extra medal in the two air events. That's why I......

BCCI's opposition in vain as ICC Board approves Big 3 rollback

'Today was an important step forward for the future of the ICC and cricket around the world. The proposals from the working group to reverse the resolutions of 2014 and deliver a revised......

'Dangal will add to the momentum of women's wrestling'

'Sakshi's medal will do to women's wrestling what Sushil's 2008 Olympic medal did to wrestling in general.''It will make more and more families put their daughters into wrestling.''More and more......
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How Facebook data helped Trump find his voters

It was one of the hundreds of cute questionnaires that were shared widely on Facebook and other social media, like "Which Pokemon Are You?" and... ...
CHS chairperson Umesh Kadam lodges complaint over 'caste-based discrimination'

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) crisis on Tuesday deepened further as the newly-appointed chairperson of the Centre for Historical Studies... ...
Social media negatively affects teen girls more than boys

Washington: Social media use may have different effects on wellbeing in adolescent boys and girls, according to a recent research. Researchers at... ...
Professor's sexist 'slice of melon' draws ire, opens debate

Sexist comments made by a Kozhikode-based assistant professor about the girl students in his college have set off a student agitation that cut... ...
Crown Prince

Women in Saudi Arabia need not wear headcover or the black abaya - the loose-fitting, full-length robes symbolic of Islamic piety - as long as... ...

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