Thank you, Supreme Court for firecracker ban: An open letter from a mother

In the short span of an hour, when he burst the crackers, my little one inhaled smoke equivalent to over 100 cigarettes. 

Ipsita Sarkar | Oct 19, 2017, 19:24 PM IST

Everyone accepts Facebook is media, except Facebook

I log onto Facebook for two main reasons – news sharing and news sharing.

Ipsita Sarkar | Oct 17, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

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Sri Lanka vs India: From Galle humiliation to Ashwin's Test landmark in Galle

India are all geared up, with an aim to upturn Galle humiliation they faced two years back and thereby extend their domination over Sri Lanka in the Test format, to face the Islanders at the same venue, tomorrow.

Aratrick Mondal | Jul 25, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind: BJP’s masterstroke or social justice for Dalits?

BJP's decision to pick Ram Nath Kovind for president's post is part of its Dalit outreach programme.

Ritesh K Srivastava | Jul 25, 2017, 15:54 PM IST

ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj and Co. are champions in their own way, despite not lifting the trophy

So close, so near, it felt as if they would make it, but failed by few inches. But is that it for the Indian eves? Just a couple of congratulatory tweets from fellow countrymen? Aren't they champions in their own way?

Aratrick Mondal | Jul 24, 2017, 13:31 PM IST

India's Tour of Sri Lanka 2017: A look at Men in Blue's past five visits to the island country

Team India start off their campaign with the first Test starting at July 26.

Sahil Bakshi | Jul 22, 2017, 20:47 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi - Lost Already

Even before his political career could take off, it seems Rahul Gandhi – the heir to the throne of the Nehru-Gandhi family – has lost the battle.

Shobhika Puri | Jul 21, 2017, 00:02 AM IST

Trump-Putin tango: Spy, star and the spook buster

Arun Kumar/IANS

Miscellaneous | Jul 17, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

India's cold-chain sector: A thriving area for investment

World Food India 2017, the flagship summit being hosted by Government of India, will showcase the might, the potential and the opportunities in the sector.

Miscellaneous | Jul 17, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

Why Mumbai is losing the battle against child malnutrition

Swagata Yadavar /IndiaSpend/IANS

Miscellaneous | Jul 10, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Rebuilding lives of Sundarbans' ''tiger widows''

Vishal Gulati/IANS

Miscellaneous | Jul 10, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Climate change: Neglecting oceans no longer an option

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Miscellaneous | Jun 27, 2017, 14:58 PM IST

Modi-Trump summit: Hugs, business and support for India

Tarun Basu/IANS

Miscellaneous | Jun 27, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

India's tour of West Indies 2017: Virat Kohli needs winning spree to overshadow Anil Kumble fiasco

Even though the three-member CAC panel comprising Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman were in favour of extending Kumble’s contract after appointing him as Ravi Shastri’s replacement last year, Kohli’s veto power over the decision led to Kumble’s downfall.

Suyash Srivastava | Jun 27, 2017, 09:13 AM IST

Navigating towards a ''Paris Agreement for the oceans''?

James Fahn/

Miscellaneous | Jun 20, 2017, 13:30 PM IST

After silence of shock defeat in Punjab, AAP finds its voice again

Some AAP leaders still have issues on who should be the party leader in Punjab, how much control should the AAP central leadership have on the Punjab unit.

Miscellaneous | Jun 20, 2017, 13:26 PM IST

''Confused'' Comey's ''covfefe'' cocktail!

Arun Kumar/IANS

Miscellaneous | Jun 12, 2017, 16:49 PM IST