By Miscellaneous | Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 17:11
“They took all the trees
And put them in a tree museum
Then they charged the people
A dollar and a half just to see 'em”
In her 1970 hit song ‘Big Yellow Taxi’, Joni Mitchell beautifully bemoaned the dwindling green spaces in the big city, and famously sang “They pulled paradise and put up a parking lot”.
By Miscellaneous | Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 19:52
Pico Iyer wrote in his essay over a decade ago about the ebbs and tides of travel – how one is driven by beauty, meaning and wanderlust. At the heart of his essay is the idea that we travel to find ourselves. In this essay I propose instead, we travel to find others.
By Reema Sharma | Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 17:43
By Reema Sharma | Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 17:42
Life has not changed for Nobel peace prize winner Kailash Satyarthi, who still believes that he has a long way to go and that his cause of eradicating child labour has a long path of struggle ahead.
By Reema Sharma | Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 10:34
There are various legends behind the celebration of Dhanteras. According to one, the son of King Hima was doomed to die on the fourth day of his marriage by snake bite. When his wife came to know of the prediction, she didn`t let him sleep on the fourth day of their marriage and heaped all her ornaments and gold coins in front of the door and sang songs.
By Akrita Reyar | Monday, October 20, 2014 - 17:11
The unstoppable BJP juggernaut continues to roll across the length and breadth of India with Narendra Modi as the flag bearer and Amit Shah as his prime charioteer and strategist.
By Sushmita Dutta | Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 10:27
Over the last few weeks debates have been going on as to why Pakistan has suddenly stepped up firing across the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB).
By Anindita Dev | Friday, October 17, 2014 - 09:54
It is that time of the year when television show lovers are religiously discussing the 'baap' of all reality programmes - ‘Bigg Boss`.
After completing seven successful seasons of `Bigg Boss’, the eight edition of the show has set the small screen ablaze in less than a month.