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Dear Diary...

Published on 23-May-2015

Do you write a diary to keep a record of what happened that day? If you have tried, but been unable to stick to it......

The maturity index

Published on 16-May-2015

Does age have anything to do with maturity? Or, is it all about experience? So rages the great maturity debate.

The mango mystique

Published on 09-May-2015
Will you call me loopy if I tell you that every time I see a mango-laden bough I think of Mirza Ghalib? I know no one puts Ghalib and mangoes in one basket. DH file photo

Summer in India is synonymous with luscious mangoes. Preeti Verma Lal escorts you on a mango trail, a new way of rediscovering...

The Middle Path

Published on 02-May-2015
Stupa of Sariputta, Buddha's disciple, at Nalanda; Dhammek Stupa, Sarnath Photos by authors

We had walked with kanwariyas during Shravan Mela, danced with Bauls at Kenduli's Poush Mela...

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?...

Photo Gallery
Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha poses next to the newly launched BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe...

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha poses next to the newly launched BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe...

Foreigners dance during Millionaire Bhanwar Lal Doshi's Diksha ceremony for becoming a Jain monk...

Foreigners dance during Millionaire Bhanwar Lal Doshi's Diksha ceremony for becoming a Jain monk...

A man takes a nap inside a car on a hot summer day in Ahmadabad...

A man takes a nap inside a car on a hot summer day in Ahmadabad...

A shepherd going with sheep to the next village near Jaliya Village in Beawar, Rajasthan...

A shepherd going with sheep to the next village near Jaliya Village in Beawar, Rajasthan...

Monsoon clouds hover over the Mumbai skyline near Marine Drive sea-face side on Friday...

Monsoon clouds hover over the Mumbai skyline near Marine Drive sea-face side on Friday...

An Indian child plays in front of a water sprinkler to cool off on a hot summer day...

An Indian child plays in front of a water sprinkler to cool off on a hot summer day...

Martina Hingis of Switzerland returns the ball as she plays with Sania Mirza...

Martina Hingis of Switzerland returns the ball as she plays with Sania Mirza...

Police detain National Students' Union of India (NSUI) activists during a protest...

Police detain National Students' Union of India (NSUI) activists during a protest...

Waleed Iqbal of Pakistan (Grandson of Muhammad Iqbal)...

Waleed Iqbal of Pakistan (Grandson of Muhammad Iqbal)...

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah eating mango after inaugurating Mango Jackfruit festival...

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah eating mango after inaugurating Mango Jackfruit festival...

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