It happened one night...

Posted by in Reportage
4 December 2014 at 07 : 34 AM

Thirteen people were sentenced to 20 years for the gangrape of a tribal woman in West Bengal’s Birbhum earlier this year. The trial was so swift that the ...

The man and the tramp...

Posted by in Essay/Opinion
4 December 2014 at 06 : 47 AM

Charlie Chaplin’s genius was shaped by his own traumatic childhood, and later by his appetite for women, of whom there were plenty in his life. The tougher ...

An annual tragedy...

Posted by in Photo Story
4 December 2014 at 04 : 34 AM

The struggle of encephalitis patients and their families in eastern Uttar Pradesh. BY PRABHAT SINGH Encephalitis is a curse for the eastern part of ...

On fact-free truths about Golden Ages...

Posted by in Q & A
4 December 2014 at 05 : 40 AM

Yellapragada Sudershan Rao, head of the Indian Council of Historical Research, explains his take on Indian history, the problem with ‘western tools’, and ...

4 December 2014 at 04 : 58 AM

Carbon minus

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The scientists have been saying it in one voice for over a decade: carbon emissions are pushing the planet towards irreversible runaway heating, if it isn’t already that. That ...

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25 November 2014 at 07 : 24 AM

When the deluge hit Srinagar

Posted by in Web Specials

SHAHNAZ BASHIR talks about the 2014 Jammu and Kashmir floods—being marooned for days, the agony of loss around him, the kindness of neighbours and strangers, and the complete ...

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