May 23, 2015 08:42 PM
At the end of one year in office, has Narendra Modi met expectations and delivered on his promises? Our writers take up five crucial areas — politics, society, environment, education and the economy — to assess the Prime Minister’s first
May 23, 2015 09:23 PM
From pending cases to objectionable conduct of parliamentarians, the 16th Lok Sabha has indeed made a mark. A singular preoccupation of newspaper and magazine editors, columnists, TV anchors, political commentators this week has been and will be ‘M
May 23, 2015 09:15 PM
Aruna Shanbaug is no more, but her legacy lives on. Aruna Shanbaug was almost exactly one year younger than me. In November 1973, when I was in Thiruvananthapuram busy writing columns for The Hindu and nursing my baby son, she was in the King Edward Memo
May 23, 2015 09:28 PM
Writer Karan Bajaj talks about living a yogic life in the heart of the material world. Author Karan Bajan — who is high up on the corporate ladder as the Chief Marketing Officer of Aden and Anais in New York — identifies h
May 23, 2015 09:27 PM
The just-inaugurated Indian Heritage Centre in Singapore celebrates the many contributions of the diaspora to the island nation. On May 7, Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore, inaugurated the Indian Heritage Centre (IHC) in the heart of Little I
May 23, 2015 09:25 PM
Our stories must be told with courage and conviction. Else our young men will continue to grow up as misogynists, says the writer after watching a kathakali performance. The way many Indian men and women think and their normative patriarchal mind-set hav
May 23, 2015 09:19 PM
Daily existence is an ordeal and voices go unheard; here are the forgotten people of Manipur. There are some stories that are never told. Inundated as our media is with the foreign travels of our Prime Minister, statements and actions of other politician
May 23, 2015 08:55 PM
Mere slogans do not impress the people. They want to see results. If there is one thing that even the strongest detractors of Narendra Modi acknowledge, it is his mastery over politics. He is a political animal of the old school — he breathes, eats
May 23, 2015 08:50 PM
The paralysis continues in the fields of primary, secondary and higher education. The drift that had set in during UPA-II in several areas of policy and implementation continued in the first year of NDA rule. In school education, the implementation of th
May 23, 2015 08:48 PM
The business community that voted for Modi seems to be underwhelmed. Narendra Modi’s ascent to power in May last year — that too in quite a spectacular fashion — was widely expected to usher in dramatic changes for business in the count
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