Vantage Point - Message from UP bye-elections: It is time to think of 'governance vote banks'

Adityanath lost because he was not fully positioned either on community politics or governance politics.

Madhavan Narayanan | Mar 15, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

Mandatory CSR is morally reprehensible, logically repugnant, and economically wasteful

Compulsory CSR also flies in the face of Make in India programme.

Ravi Shanker Kapoor | Mar 13, 2018, 13:45 PM IST

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Things are different for Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma: Sharmila Tagore recalls her romance with Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi

Pre-booked telephone calls, hotel phone operators and a world without social media figure in Sharmila Tagore's recollection.

Subhash K Jha | Dec 08, 2017, 23:55 PM IST

Brutally Basic Bollywood: In poll season, Bollywood films somehow not too hit by the election fever

In Bollywood, here's a look at films that caught the heat and excitement of the hustings

Subhash K Jha | Dec 06, 2017, 01:19 AM IST

Decoding the direct tax law –Several lessons learnt from GST

In an interview to Zee Media Digital, Chetan Chandak, Head of Tax research, H&R Block India shares his view on Direct Taxes, its impact and implications of overhauling it.

Reema Sharma | Dec 05, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

BJP feeling the Rahul heat in Gujarat

Amid all the controversies around temples, has the BJP felt the heat of Rahul Gandhi?

Shobhit Sujay | Dec 03, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

As Padmavati row rages, let's remember the film that had to be shot in secret

The filmmakers had to continue shooting in a different country.

Subhash K Jha | Dec 02, 2017, 16:05 PM IST

Of Padmavati, Politics, Daughters in Law and Floccinaucinihilipilification

I had almost made it through the day without a ‘Padmavati’ story when this post surfaced.

Prasad Sanyal | Nov 29, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Can Rahul Gandhi upset Narendra Modi’s applecart?

Gujarat goes to the polls on December 9 and 14. 

Manisha Singh | Nov 26, 2017, 23:37 PM IST

10 facts you ought to know about Padmavati

Don't rage before you read this.

Subhash K Jha | Nov 23, 2017, 14:29 PM IST

International Men's Day: Shouldn't laws be made gender-neutral

With this year's theme focusing on men's and boy's health, it becomes even more important to improvise gender relations, highlight positive male role models and promote gender equality.

Sumit Channa | Nov 19, 2017, 17:12 PM IST

International Men's Day '17: When home-making is the new manliness

Welcome to the world of millennial males. They walk their talk. They are redefining relationship goals.

Rituparna Sarkar | Nov 19, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

On International Men's day, 5 things Indian men should learn from women

Congratulations. International Men's day is finally here. And here we go again, toasting to all the handsome folks in our lives. What would we do without you, men! 

Ipsita Sarkar | Nov 19, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

Padmavati controversy: A dream-fantasy that became the nation’s nightmare

Who started the fire?  Well, technically it’s that ingenious journalist who on that one bored afternoon some months ago, decided to write a desk piece on how Sanjay Leela Bhansali (SLB) has shot a dream sequence between Rani Padmavati and her invader and tormentor Alauddin Khilji. 

Subhash K Jha | Nov 18, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

Bonn Climate Conference, 6-17 December 2017: A “not yet” Outcome

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Why Kapil Sharma and Sunil Grover need to get back

A lot has been spoken and written about Kapil Sharma - Sunil Grover’s fight while they were on board a flight in March this year.

Gayatri Sankar | Nov 10, 2017, 16:06 PM IST

We are virtually married to a world that doesn’t exist

Apart from Roti, Kapda Aur Makaan, mobile phone, gadgets and social media have become essentials. We can’t really imagine even a day without them.

Gayatri Sankar | Nov 10, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Opportunism is neither odd nor even. Neither is inaction

The Delhi government has decided to bring back one of its high-visibility initiative, the odd-even plan.

Shyam Balasubramanian | Nov 09, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati - a matter of pride or prejudice?

Filmmaking is no child’s play. Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali masters this art and is a class apart.

Gayatri Sankar | Nov 09, 2017, 15:16 PM IST

Why it's awesomely okay to be a Bigg Boss fan in this 'real' world

They say the reel world derives inspiration from the real and rightly so.

Ritika Handoo | Nov 08, 2017, 17:38 PM IST

#Demonetisation: Indian economy watershed or waterboarded?

"November 8 was a black day for our economy and, indeed, our democracy," referring to this day last year when the government announced its move to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes. 

Prasad Sanyal | Nov 08, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

News needn't be convenient. Don't shoot the messenger

In the past few months, I’ve seen many journalists crib about the excesses of the government, slam them for the lack of morals or turn on their own organisations for suppressing stories that were i

Prasad Sanyal | Nov 02, 2017, 13:32 PM IST