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Ghoda and ghas: Why Akhilesh-Mayawati may not be able to save the SP-BSP alliance

The old logic of caste equations may not hold, and Mayawati may be trying to test that theory.

Madhavan Narayanan | Jun 04, 2019, 19:10 PM IST

The mystery of Mallika Sherawat at Cannes, and is it a 'gown festival'?

No Indian films at Cannes this year, but our stars were there for sure.

Subhash K Jha | May 31, 2019, 18:33 PM IST

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Brutally Basic Bollywood: The top 10 finest movies from India in 2017

2017 had a lot of surprises when it came to high-quality cinema. Here is your first, Newton is not on this list.

Dec 26, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

The dangerous pseudo-liberalism of Tiger Zinda Hai

The basic premise of the film is laughable and alarming.

Dec 23, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Feeling scared in Delhi

Nida Rehman, an acclaimed journalist and columnist, writes about how Delhi has changed since she first came here in 2004 - becoming a far more frightening place where - unfortunately - incidents of rapes and other crimes against women are too common for too much concern.

Dec 16, 2017, 18:08 PM IST

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: One country, many faces

Dr. Vijay Agarwal, an acclaimed writer and columnist, recounts personal experiences from abroad that shed light on how Indian men, women and the entire country is perceived.

Dec 16, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

'Lucky no one threw acid on me'

Pankaj Ramendu is an independent commentator and here, he writes about the fine line between crimes against women shown in movies and those that happen in real life.

Dec 16, 2017, 18:09 PM IST

Exit Polls unanimous on BJP wins in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh

Exit Polls Predict Modi Magic Works, Rahul Gandhi’s Campaign May Not Translate to Seats 

Dec 14, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Exclusive: CII chief on what Fitch, S&P and Moody's ratings mean for India

In an interview with Zee Media, CII Director General Chandrajit Banerjee shares his views on India's growth prospects, expectations for an upward trajectory and more.

Dec 12, 2017, 08:29 AM IST

Was 2017 one of Bollywood's worst years?

Chill-maar non-starters queued up to be disgraced at the box office this year.

Dec 23, 2017, 12:47 PM IST

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.

Dec 23, 2017, 12:47 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

Dec 23, 2017, 12:46 PM 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.

Dec 06, 2017, 11:19 AM IST

BJP feeling the Rahul heat in Gujarat

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

Dec 03, 2017, 10:46 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.

Dec 02, 2017, 16:08 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.

Nov 29, 2017, 22:51 PM IST

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

Gujarat goes to the polls on December 9 and 14. 

Nov 26, 2017, 23:39 PM IST

10 facts you ought to know about Padmavati

Don't rage before you read this.

Dec 02, 2017, 16:09 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.

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.

Nov 19, 2017, 20:31 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! 

Oct 09, 2018, 13:08 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. 

Dec 02, 2017, 16:09 PM IST