Tragic! At least 8 killed, many injured after fire in crackers shop

At least eight people were killed and several others are injured after a fire broke out in a fireworks shop … Read more

Uber drivers win UK legal battle over employment rights

Uber may have to grant its drivers basic employment rights such as the National Minimum Wage and holiday pay after … Read more

Terrorism is not a weapon of the brave but of cowards: Rajnath Singh

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said Pakistan was indulging in a proxy war and has been trying to … Read more

15 Pak soldiers killed in past week in retaliatory fire: BSF

The BSF on Friday said it had killed 15 Pakistani paramilitary personnel while retaliating to cross-border shelling and firing in … Read more

NGT to investigate allegations of ‘planes pooping’ on this man’s home

The National Green Tribunal will inspect a retired army officer’s allegations of planes emptying human waste in his neighbourhood. Lt … Read more

Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal may affect ties, China warns India

China on Friday warned India that bilateral ties may suffer “damage” and peace and stability of the border areas could … Read more

Japan’s train company attracts criticism over ‘etiquette video’

An ‘etiquette’ song and dance video made by a Japanese rail company advising women against using make-up in trains is … Read more

Supreme Court comes down heavily on Centre over delays in judicial appointments

The Supreme Court on Friday rapped the Central government for “scuttling” the working of judiciary by sitting on the appointment … Read more


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Blowin in the Wind: An ode to Bob Dylan

I first heard the song Blowin in the Wind several years back in JNU. I was a new entrant and … Read more

Techno-relationships and SM Trials

An old joke when I was growing up is that men always took to their heels with the “M” word. … Read more

Biryani is for all

I looked around apprehensively as I slowly munched on my beef biryani. My furtive glances were met with derision from … Read more

Zaynab – Karbala’s braveheart

In the afternoon of 10th of Moharrum, in 61 AH (10th October, 680 AD), the day we commemorate as Ashoor, … Read more

The Curious Case of Aircel-Maxis and Karti Chidambaram

It is curious to note the way in which Karti Chidambaram is being targeted over the Aircel-Maxis issue. The controversy … Read more

The road for Delhi to go solar

Every summer, Delhi, the capital of India is reeling under power crisis. In 2016, the electricity demand touched 6,260 MW, … Read more

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