By Shobhika Puri | Last Updated: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 11:12
Recently, I was having a conversation with some of my friends about ‘missed calls’, a term that may be alien to many people across the world, but not to Indians for sure. What struck me was the amazement that some of them displayed about many of us considering this as a means of communication. This got me into thinking whether we had actually developed a new means of communication.
By Vibhuti Jaitly | Last Updated: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 15:02
The big debate that is going on these days is whether to shop online or offline (good old brick and mortar stores) and which mode of shopping gives one a better experience.
By Gayatri Sankar | Last Updated: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 09:10
“Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.” - Salvador Dalí
Each of us has often heard people discussing perfection and what we could do to try and become “perfect”. We often assume that everything around us is either black or white, and seldom acknowledge or appreciate the existence of greys.
By Anindita Dev | Last Updated: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 14:57
With the crème de la crème of Indian festivals — Diwali — just around the corner, I can only but feel a sense of alienation as I see everyone around me hatching plans with their family for the celebration of light.
Well, of course, I do take part in the festivities, but staying away from home does take away the true meaning of this festival.
By Jayanta Oinam | Last Updated: Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:48
After scoring his 20th One-Day hundred against West Indies at Dharamshala, Virat Kohli has booked a place in the pantheon of batting greats. Only Sachin Tendulkar (49 in 452 innings), Ricky Ponting (30 in 365), Sanath Jayasuriya (28 in 433), Sourav Ganguly (in 22 in 300), Herschelle Gibbs (21 in 240) and Chris Gayle (21 in 253) are ahead in terms of raking up centuries.
By Gayatri Sankar | Last Updated: Friday, October 17, 2014 - 13:30
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has struck the right chord by connecting with the youth of the nation by making them believe that they have the power and the potential to change the way the world perceives India.
By Manisha Singh | Last Updated: Friday, October 17, 2014 - 09:54
Voting in high stakes Assembly elections is over in Maharashtra and Haryana and now the wait is for the results on October 19. However, to build up the excitement, exit polls on various TV channels were conducted on October 15, the day of the voting.
By Aparna Mudi | Last Updated: Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 17:50
“The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting,” said noted artist Andy Warhol.
Bollywood seems to have taken his words to heart. It has become the new mantra in Bollywood to get the audience chock-full of anticipation for an upcoming film, and the new fad has even surpassed the old one of numerology-induced crazy spellings.