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Why Indrani Mukerjea gives an entire class of women a bad name

High-society incidents like this one inevitably give rise to questions about the morality and ethics of the high and mighty. Unfortunately, they also deepen prejudices and reinforce stereotypes,......

Why Nagaland is not celebrating the 'historic' peace accord

Naga rebel groups remain divided over the pact. Moreover, the secrecy around the accord creates apprehension in society. K Anurag reports A Naga rebel stands guard Hebron Camp, headquarters......

Social engineering: BJP's Bihar formula to swing a vote?

Aiming to send the right signal to different sections of society, the BJP has embraced figures like Chuhar Mal, Emperor Ashoka, Ramdhari Singh Dinkar and Maharana Pratap. Mayank Mishra reports. The......

86 vehicles set on fire in Pune's Sun city

Eighty-two two-wheelers and four cars parked in various residential societies were burnt by unidentified persons in Sun City area in Pune in the wee hours on Sunday, the police said The miscreants......

'If you excel, the very society that hated you will be in awe'

Manobi Bandyopadhyay, India's first transgender principal of a college, speaks of her struggles in a moving interview. There was a time when the owner of a car would wash the seats after she......

Why Cipla's 'successor' decided to quit

A football fan, Kamil Hamied is known to be a calm and quiet person who wants to do something for society, like his uncle Yusuf.  Image: Kamil Hamied keen to pursue other interests.  ......

They quit high-paying jobs to become entrepreneurs

These four entrepreneurs are motivated by a passion to make a difference in the society. Image: Abhishek Kumar, founder of Madpiggy. Photograph, courtesy: Abhishek Kumar/Facebook    ......

Rajan disapproves inheritance tax idea

"How do we give opportunity to many more people? Inheritance tax only helps the lawyers in the society" Strongly disapproving the idea of inheritance tax, Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan has......

Black money is cancer; govt committed to bring it back: Swamy

Terming black money as cancer for society, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy said on Thursday that the National Democratic Alliance government was committed to bring back the......

'Economic growth: India has the potential to replace China'

Indian economy grew by 7.3 per cent in 2014-15 and is estimated to grow by 8-8.5 per cent in the current fiscal. Seeing an opportunity in the recent turmoil in global equity and currency markets,......

'Inter-religious marriages were never really encouraged in our society'

'Pre-Partition India wasn't as hunk-dory as we talk about; Hindus and Muslims lived in harmony, sure, but never as miyan-biwi (husband-wife)' 'Unrequited love is very good for a......

'Our society has become transactional'

'When you go through the ups and downs of life you need someone who says that no matter what happens to you, whether you are successful or not, I am there with you.' 'In the absence of that person......

'I wish there's a society where is no need of censorship for films'

Snippets from the eighth Jaipur Literature Festival. Even as the Censor Board of India is mired in controversy, writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi offered his point of view at the festival. ......

Pranitha, the daredevil!

A lowdown on what's happening in the Telugu film industry. Female actors have also taken to performing their own stunts for their films. Pranitha Subash is the latest to join the bandwagon. When......

Rishi Kapoor: Indrani Mukerjea was a real weirdo

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:While the Mumbai Police continues its investigation in the Sheena Bora murder case, celebrities took to Twitter share their......
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Kalki Koechlin

Kalki Koechlin opens up about being a feminist, need to be true to oneself and nurturing relationships of all kinds. In a second part... ...

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As PM Modi heads to Silicon valley, experts caution against doing business with Indian government

Even as PM Narendra Modi is set to visit Silicon Valley, leading South Asian experts at United States universities have issued a statement,... ...

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184 Districts In India Chosen To Promote Equitable Healthcare

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised to provide equitable healthcare that addresses intra-state disparities. For this he said 184 poorest... ...

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A treat for book lovers

Books are an indispensable part of our lives and depict our lifestyle and preferences, to a great extent. Be it fiction, non-fiction, anthology,... ...

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Assamese Women on Indrani Mukerjea Saga

For a society that treasures family bonds and social values, the saga of Indrani Mukerjea, nee Pari Bora, has triggered shock and horror,... ...

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