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Mayawati sees good omen for 2017

After a series of defeats since 2012, the results of the recent panchayat polls are being seen by her as a tide changer for the upcoming UP assembly elections, reports Akshat Kaushal. Not since her......

Will Punjab slip back into militancy?

It is as much about farmer woes and the lack of job opportunities as about the mixing of religion and politics, reports Akshat Kaushal. A few metres from where he was shot dead, near the Golden......

Why dominant castes want 'backward' status

With the Patidar protests in Gujarat and the Gujjars in Rajasthan, the demand of traditionally dominant castes demanding quotas in government jobs is on the rise. While many of these castes are......

A Faridabad village is living on the edge

The burning of a Dalit house has put Sunpedh on tenterhooks, and overenthusiastic politicians and activists aren't helping matters. Akshat Kaushal reports. In the days following the death of two......

We are facing an unprecedented situation: Sahitya Akademi chief

A clueless Sahitya Akademi has now called a meeting of its executive council on October 23 to decide the future course of action. Akshat Kaushal reports. Even as the number of literary......

IITians' unique initiative to educate 1 billion users

Founded by a group of IIT alumni, the programme aims to further the cause of education for all by allowing discussion sessions through mobile devices. Image: , Ritesh Singh (2nd from left) and......

Riots paralyse industry in Muzaffarnagar

The communal violence here comes at an unfortunate time for local industry. Already facing increases in input prices of raw material, higher electricity rates and suppressed demand, businesses here......

Motown braces for wage revisions after three years

After a year of industrial unrest, the big boys of the automobile industry in the Gurgaon-Manesar belt are set to initiate negotiations to settle wage agreements with workers for a three-year......

3G spectrum row: Sibal talks tough, but will meet telcos

Communications Minister Kapil Sibal will meet all stakeholders to diffuse the growing controversy over the issue of three leading incumbent operators, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular,......

Maruti stir: With age and family on side, workers not giving up

Pradeep, 24, carries his payslip at all times. When we met him outside gate No. 3 of Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant, he showed us his earnings for September -- a negative salary of Rs 3,880.Pradeep......

The BEST 200 Indian Films of the Decade

Aseem Chhabra picks the finest Indian films in the 2010-2019 decade. IMAGE: A scene from Bulbul Can Sing. As the second decade of the young century comes to an end, it is time to look at how......

Will India's Akshat Singh win Simon Cowell's heart?

'I want to tell everyone that whether you are fat, slim, tall, short, black or white, it does not matter. What you are doing from the bottom of your heart is what matters.' India’s young......

Ten 2018 Films I didn't like

Why these movies didn't impress Sreehari Nair... One or many of the films on this list would have made it to another critic's list of the Best Hindi Films of 2018. But I think we are living in too......

How talent management firms make stars

A clutch of professional talent management firms is changing the balance of demand and supply in India's entertainment industry, discovers Vanita Kohli-Khandekar. IMAGE: Director Vikramaditya......

Box Office: Aiyaary fares below average

The hits and misses of the week. Neeraj Pandey's Aiyaary opened to mixed reviews, and ranked below average on its first weekend. The film's length and confused screenplay makes its viewing tedious......

Ranji roundup: Mumbai on the verge of early exit

IMAGE: Shreyas Iyer is bowled by Akshay Wakhare. Photograph: PTI Vidarbha piled up a mammoth 511 in their first essay and then reduced Mumbai to 169 for six on the second day of their Elite Group......

Ranji Roundup: Sidhu's maiden fifty rescues Delhi

A round-up of Ranji matches played on Sunday IMAGE: Vidarbha batsman Wasim Jaffer plays a shot. Photograph:  PTI Youngster Jonty Sidhu slammed a gritty 85, his maiden half-century, to help......

Ranji Roundup: Mumbai-Saurashtra match ends in exciting draw

A round-up of Ranji matches played on Tuesday IMAGE: Vidarbha bowler Akshay Karnewar in action against Gujarat during the Ranji Trophy cricket match at VCA Stadium, in Nagpur. He took 5 wickets.......

Ranji Roundup: Saurashtra restrict Mumbai; Rawat puts Delhi in command

A round-up of Ranji matches played on Sunday Fight on for 1st innings lead after Saurashtra restrict Mumbai IMAGE: Mumbai Captain Siddhesh Lad celebrates after scoring a century against Saurashtra......

Ranji roundup: Pitch controversy mars Delhi-MP match

Bista cracks ton before Saurashtra bounce back IMAGE: Mumbai opener Jay Bista, left, celebrates after completing his century. Photograph: PTI Mumbai opener Jay Bista rediscovered his form with a......
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