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Thursday, November 23, 2017
'Padmavati' protests much ado about nothing?

‘Padmavati’ protests much ado about nothing?

Mumbai: It's that time of the year again when our sentiments are hurt, and it is acceptable to temporarily suspend liberal democracy because of...
Twisted interpretation of history: Challenging times for artists, filmmakers

Twisted interpretation of history: Challenging times for artists, filmmakers

Mumbai: At the root of the controversy over the release of the Hindi feature film "Padmavati" is, first, the saffron brotherhood's interpretation of history...

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day: It is a lonely path for women

New Delhi:  Being a woman entrepreneur may be aspirational for many, but is it easy being one? As people celebrate women entrepreneurship day on Sunday,...
Isn't it time to replace 'smart' in smartphones?

Your smartphone is not just smart but ‘intelligent’ too!

Lucknow: The mode of communication changed altogether with the arrival of mobile phones in our lives. It got wider and more meaningful once the...
Will Delhi's air replicate London's 'Great Smog'?

Will Delhi’s air replicate London’s ‘Great Smog’?

New Delhi: On a cold December morning some 65 years ago, a seemingly dense fog engulfed the City of London. People went about their business...
Surprise: BJP takes refuge in Lord Ram for Civic polls in UP

Surprise: BJP takes refuge in Lord Ram for Civic polls in UP

Lucknow: It could be desperation or strategy or a test case for coming Lok Sabha elections of 2019 but the fact remains that Bharatiya...
Jadeja has a chance to regain top ranking in Sri Lanka series

Jadeja has a chance to regain top ranking in Sri Lanka series

Kolkata: Indian slow left-arm orthodox bowler Ravindra Jadeja has a golden opportunity to reclaim the top spots among bowlers and all-rounders in the ICC rankings...
Environmental doomsday: Kashmir's vanishing fish, turtle doves, migratory birds

Environmental doomsday: Kashmir’s vanishing fish, turtle doves

Srinagar: Kashmir's fish are dying because of eutrophication (excess of nutrients leading to oxygen depletion), turtle doves have almost stopped visiting paddy fields to pick...