By Tanya Ashreena | Last Updated: Monday, March 16, 2015 - 09:40
"So where did you guys meet?" I asked my friend, who was dating a Scottish guy.
"We met through friends..." my friend said.
Yeah right, I thought, it was probably on a dating site.
Several months on, my friend confessed she had in fact met her boyfriend through OkCupid.
By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 14:37
It's not about the song from the 60's by Nancy Sinatra, but rather the series of unprecedented bans that our country faces in the wake of recent events.
I dread to wake up one fine morning and face a ban for having snored too loud. Going by what is happening in the last few weeks, it seems possible!
By Vibhuti Jaitly | Last Updated: Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 14:56
“The land flourished because it was fed from so many sources―because it was nourished by so many cultures and traditions and peoples.” -- Lyndon B. Johnson
By Tanya Ashreena | Last Updated: Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 15:40
A strong US dollar and soft demand has brought down oil prices. But it is improved technology, such as hydraulic fracking, that has brought about abundant supplies of shale oil from the US onto the market, along with the Middle East, which despite conflict, has not budged on supply.
It seems excess oil supply is here to stay.
By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 14:36
“A woman is to blame for rape!”
“They provoke men with their short clothes!”
“They wouldn't dress up if they didn't want to be raped!”
“Don't resist rape– it would be simpler for you!”
By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 19:04
Have you ever been approached by a random person in the Metro and told how you are unhappy? Has some child just randomly been rude to you and called you names because you were walking by?
By Manisha Singh | Last Updated: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 - 18:40
On March 01, 2015, Jammu and Kashmir finally got an elected government after more than two months of Assembly polls when PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of the state. On the same day history was created when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) became a part of the government in J&K for the first time.
By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 15:20
In my previous office during the ICC World Cup 2011, India were up against England in their second match of the tournament and Sachin Tendulkar, batting on 32 off 50 balls, was taking his own time to get going. A colleague (an anti-Tendulkar person), without realizing that I was a fan, said, “Ye itni dheemi gati sey run bana raha hai. Arey ye bhagwaan hai ya shaitan?