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Khadi spins an international trend

By Nona Wali From New York to Paris, the Mahatma’s fabric is haute this season. Nona Walia reports. A boutique at 37, Rue Debelleyme, one of the most chic streets in Paris, i read more →

A generation of cyberslackers

    Millennial, born in 1980s and 1990s and often labeled the Attention Deficit Disorder Generation, are more tightly tethered to their computers and phones, obsessively read more →

Section 498(A): It is unfair, domestic violence is often a two-way affair, feel harassed men

Forty-six-year-old Alam (name changed) would love to get back to his village in Bihar’s Darbhanga district given half a chance. But he has been stuck in the Gulf country he is in read more →

Having sex can make you smarter?

This might be good news for people who go between the sheets more often. Recently a new study claimed that having more sex could make an individual intelligent, which was not a kno read more →

The Khaps in our homes

The enforcers of women’s honor are not only Khap Panchayats, but also men in middle and upper middle class households On November 15, 21-year-old Bhawana Yadav, who had married A read more →

10 significant scientific discoveries India gave the world

The rich scientific past of India is something the world will never be able to compete with. From the ancient ayurvedic medicines to the involvement of herbs in treating serious il read more →

The enigma of longevity

By Sivamani Vasudevan When I was 35, I wanted to live much longer. That does not necessarily mean that, now at 63, I want to cap my longevity. Who does not hope to outlive the plan read more →

11,000 girls in Odisha are mothers before 15: Study

Bhubaneswar: The 2011 Census has come up with the shocking disclosure that girls below the age of 15 in Odisha have given birth to babies when they should have been going to school read more →

Rahul Gandhi back in India in Thai Airways

New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on April 16, returned home from his 56-day unexplained sabbatical which had raised questions over his leadership of the party that i read more →

Modi promises full support to Muslim community

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 6 promised his full support in addressing grievances of all sections of the Muslim society with particular focus on ameliorating th read more →

Six parties unite to form Janata Parivar; Mulayam is the new party chief

New Delhi: With an aim to send tremors across to the BJP, six parties from the former ‘Janata Parivar’ have finally come together and form a new political front, called the ‘ read more →

10,000 Indo-Canadians throng Modi’s ‘Rockstar’ show

Toronto: In a Madison Square-like event, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 16 wowed diaspora Indians with jibes at the UPA government when he pledged to clean up the “mess le read more →