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Winds of change

Published on 25-Apr-2015
There's a new feel in the air. Everywhere you look, there's  a new company, a new logo, a new  product that didn't exist just a  moment ago. It's a cool thing to start a company...

All around us we see entrepreneurs of all stripes, from the techie who starts a chain of restaurants...

Skull & funny bones

Published on 18-Apr-2015

Amaster-servant saga used to keep much of Kerala grinning. One story goes thus. The servant wanted to travel to his village...

It's all in the family

Published on 11-Apr-2015

Once upon a time, family used to be a big word. In fact, not just a big word, it was a tall and strong word,...

The price of genius

Published on 04-Apr-2015

"Make your child a genius!" This hoarding on a Bengaluru bus grabbed my attention. The advertisers promised to make your kid...

On a spiritual quest

Published on 28-Mar-2015
temple trail (Clockwise from top left) Statues at Gopachal Parvat, Gwalior; Saavira Kambada Basadi at Moodabidri, Karnataka; Panamaram Jain Temple at Wayanad, Kerala; a 'tirthankara' idol at a Jain temple in Jaisalmer. Photos by authors.

India's Jain legacy extends from celebrated cave shrines at Ellora and Badami to Udayagiri-Khandagiri in Odisha, exquisitely carved...

Let's change,NOW!

Published on 23-Mar-2015
Much has been said and deliberated over garbage, filth, and the like. Drastic situation requires a drastic solution and it is now time for some concrete action.

Environment is a significant indicator of a country's health and vibe. Isn't it imperative then to be as sensitive to it as possible?...

They are one of us, too

Published on 14-Mar-2015

A friend related how at a government-run health clinic where he was required to take shots before travelling abroad...

The burden of choice

Published on 07-Mar-2015

We had guests coming over the other week, and my wife was out of snacks to serve them. She went down to the corner kirana...

My 15 minutes of fame...

Published on 28-Feb-2015

Everybody wants to be known for something, however trivial. Andy Warhol said it best when he talked about everybody wanting his own 15 minutes of...

Never race, never again

Published on 21-Feb-2015

Actually, Ruskin Bond put it best. His Love Among the Bookshelves yields this nugget: "...I have mentioned my antipathy...

Photo Gallery
Sadhus standing on the debris of a temple that collapsed following a tremor in Ayodhya...

Sadhus standing on the debris of a temple that collapsed following a tremor in Ayodhya...

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing s tremor in Lucknow...

School children come out of their class rooms folliowing s tremor in Lucknow...

The debris of a collapsed building after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

The debris of a collapsed building after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

Indian security personnel stands near a collapsed house after an earthquake...

Indian security personnel stands near a collapsed house after an earthquake...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A damaged road after a powerful earthquake in Kathmandu...

A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake...

A car stands under the weight of an electric pole after it collapsed following an earthquake...

Earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu..

Earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu..

Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Sqaure after an earthquake in Kathmandu...

Rescuers clear the debris at Durbar Sqaure after an earthquake in Kathmandu...

People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu...

People stand around damage caused by an earthquake at Durbar Square in Kathmandu...

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