World Music Day: How music reduces stress!

By Miscellaneous | Last Updated: Monday, June 22, 2015 - 19:34

When stress levels are high, music can be used to reduce anxious feelings, whether indoors or outdoors. 

Yoga: Health at the cost of personal liberty?

By Salome Phelamei | Last Updated: Sunday, June 21, 2015 - 23:07

While controversies regarding yoga are nothing new to our country and to the world as a whole, the arguments seemed to have reached a pinnacle this time due to several religious and spiritual implications of the decisions taken by the government.

The fantabulous achievements of FTII chairman Gajendra Chauhan!

By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 18:08

Protests over the appointment of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) chairman are still going on. Students have come together to stand against the decision of the seat being taken by a certain Mr Gajendra Chauhan; as it is perceived that he was given the privilege of being at the helm of affair due to his political leanings and not experience in the world of cinema.

An open letter to PM Narendra Modi and CM Arvind Kejriwal from a Delhiite

By Deepak Nagpal | Last Updated: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 13:05

Hello Mr PM and Mr CM,

At the outset I would like to congratulate both of you on having completed one year and 100 days in your respective offices. After assuming office, both of you had shared vision of 'rising India and Delhi' and listed a number of challenges that your respective governments would face in realising those dreams.

Forget love, loneliness is in the air!

By Ritu Singh | Last Updated: Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 09:39

Yes, loneliness is in! Look around yourself. Don't you notice curious eyes glued into flashy screens and fingers hurriedly typing away in glory! In offices, in metros, in all public places and even at family functions, this is the trend nowadays. This is the new 'normal' now. And this lifestyle has left us lonelier than before instead of bringing us closer.

French Open win: Out'Stan'ding Wawrinka shows Australian Open title was no fluke

By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 08:55

When Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open final last year, many believed he wouldn't have won his first major had the Spaniard been fully fit that day.

But on Sunday, at Roland Garros, the 30-year-old proved why he isn't 'The Other Swiss' anymore and deserves to have more trophies adorning his cabinet.

Manipur attack: Why are human rights groups silent on killing of Army personnel?

By Akrita Reyar | Last Updated: Sunday, June 7, 2015 - 15:51

Silence can be deafening. The quietude in the ranks of the plethora of human rights groups that are shrill when even a single civilian is killed is nerve-wracking, to say the least.

World Environment Day: Couple-showers or carpools? Choose your way to make a difference

By Garima Dutt | Last Updated: Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 11:01

They say charity begins at home. But I guess it’s high time we got a little more charitable outside of it – especially vis-à-vis our surroundings, the roads and places outside our humble abodes.