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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2016: Top 10 fake news forwards that we (almost) believed

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Miscellaneous | Dec 29, 2016, 10:19 AM IST

Astro Predictions: What does Year 2017 hold for you

Would you like to know what 2017 has in store for you? Check out the predictions by celebrity astrologer Sundeep Koachar for the brand New Year.

Sundeep Koachar | Dec 28, 2016, 14:20 PM IST

Christmas: How it came to be celebrated at the world’s most important addresses

How a theologian’s walk through a forest on a crisp evening changed the way we perceive Christmas.

Akrita Reyar | Dec 23, 2016, 12:52 PM IST

CPEC: Pakistan's newest holy cow could also become its millstone

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Miscellaneous | Dec 21, 2016, 14:52 PM IST

The challenge before Sasikala in post-Jaya Tamil Nadu

Amulya Ganguli/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 21, 2016, 14:49 PM IST

India's top sporting moments in 2016

Virat Kohli's sensational form and India's unbeaten run in Tests

Suyash Srivastava | Dec 20, 2016, 18:32 PM IST

2016 - The arrival of India's women athletes

Before the 2016 Rio Olympics, India's women athletes didn't have the best of chemistry with Sania Mirza and Sania Nehwal - two of the most prominent names amongst a male-dominant industry.

Sahil Bakshi | Dec 19, 2016, 18:02 PM IST

Italian referendum: Sounding the death knell of European integration?

Bhaswati Mukherjee/South Asia Monitor/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 17, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

97% of Indians migrating for marriage are female

Devanik Saha/IndiaSpend/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 17, 2016, 00:30 AM IST

Jayalalithaa presented India alternative model of development

Amit Kapoor and Chirag Yadav/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 17, 2016, 00:28 AM IST

2016 in review: When a cricket-obsessed nation was clean bowled by gymnast Dipa Karmakar

One of the strangest things ever to have happened in Indian sports was witnessed in Rio, on the eve of country’s 70th Independence Day.

Jayanta Oinam | Dec 15, 2016, 17:14 PM IST

Virat Kohli & R Ashwin – The rise and rise of India’s match-winning duo in 2016

Since taking over the Test captaincy from Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli has been in the form of his life.

Suyash Srivastava | Dec 14, 2016, 15:23 PM IST

Ayurveda not just system of medicine but science of life and longevity: Dr JLN Sastry

Distinguished Ayurvedic scholar Dr JLN Sastry believes that Ayurveda controls and combats newly emerging conditions.

Biplob Ghosal | Dec 09, 2016, 13:26 PM IST

India-Israel ties: Growing warmth and set to flourish

Md. Muddassir Quamar/South Asia Monitor/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 08, 2016, 13:18 PM IST

Solving crime and murder the Scotland Yard way

Vikas Datta/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 08, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

OPEC move to cut production may adversely affect India

Amit Kapoor and Sankalp Sharma/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 08, 2016, 13:08 PM IST

SC verdict on national anthem bad in law

Amulya Ganguli/IANS

Miscellaneous | Dec 03, 2016, 17:18 PM IST