New Delhi, October 31
A nominal tax of 1.5% on the super rich could have saved lives of 23 m people
Mumbai, Oct 29
18% of expats in India draw over $250,000 per year in salary, report greater savings
Mumbai, Oct 22
It is that time of the year to indulge in lights and fireworks, but does your pet enjoy Diwali as much as you do?
“Whilst Diwali celebrations can be great fun for people, pets can b...
New York, Oct 10
Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency (NSA) contractor who blew the whistle on the US government's mass surveillance programmes, has been reunited in Russia with his long-time girlfr...
October 10, 2014
K Chandrashekar Rao’s message is clear: if you are not with me, you are against the state
OSLO, Oct 10
An Indo-Pak and Hindu-Muslim combination of Kailash Satyarthi and Malala Yousafzai today shared the Nobel Peace Prize honours for 2014 for their work on promoting child rights in the troubled sub-...
October 8, 2014
The lure of going abroad
A recent Boston Consulting Group survey finds that the US, UK and Canada are the most popular destinations for those from other countries wan...
October 3, 2014
How many deaths will it take before we learn how to live with floods?
November 7, 2014
We dig for the truth. So you don't have to.
October 31, 2014
Name of the job
The holidays are over. Time to get back to work. This week we look at a few unusual jobs and titles. 1 Ronald Klain is the latest American to be an...
October 24, 2014
From Patna to Poughkeepsie — the map of my belonging belongs to family rather than place »
October 13, 2014
RK Pachauri, Director-General of The Energy Resources Institute, seems to have inadvertently leaked the name of the new chief of the revamped Planning Commission. At an event in Delhi this...
Washington, Oct 11
US President Barack Obama today congratulated Indian anti-child labour activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai on winning the Nobel Peace Prize, saying this is a victory...
New Delhi, Oct 10
The shared Nobel Peace Prize 2014 for an Indian, Kailash Satyarthi, a crusader against child labour, is both a feather in India’s cap, as well as a grim reminder of the scourge that persists, lar...
Mangalore, Oct 9
Veteran journalist Madhav Vittal Kamath, popularly known as MV Kamath, died in Kasturba Hospital in Manipal on Thursday morning. He was 93. Quoting Dr (Col) M Dayananda, Medical Superint...
Chennai, October 6
Bangalore police gear up for an eventful day
October 3, 2014
The one about battles and wars of all sorts. Fire away! 1 Both Mughal historians Abul Fazl and Faqirullah write of an epic musical battle between Tansen and Baiju Bawra, in which Baiju B...