Yes, it’s a spiritual desert out there. But Indian classical dance can be like monsoon rain for arid young souls—joyous and life-affirming in a myriad ways. Here’s a list of 12 benefits: physical and mental
Picture books, with their interplay of words and art, have a compelling inbuilt persuasiveness that draws in children, even adults, to ease up and heal with time
Do not fight pandemic stress with that cycle of cravings and binges. The basic do’s and don’ts on children and nutrition in Covid season
Regular exercise under lockdown is not only a must for the mental health of our children, but also for their ability to perform in other areas of life
A year under lockdown has left teachers and students grappling with practical and psychological scars they are not trained to deal with
We, as a nation, are not good at understanding our children’s needs. One of the world’s highest rates of abuse/depression/suicide attests to that. Time to build redemptive spaces
Whose life are we saving: at what cost? Is COVID-19 making us hold our children as hostages? The consequences can be disastrous. What we need is collective awareness and care
Unlikely heroes are emerging amidst the Covid pandemic. And youngsters are finding ways to join the global battle against the mystery virus.
…how to build the future. It must be imagined afresh, from the debris of our broken present. It’s an education for all of us
There is need for government-level intervention in education policy, to cater to the needs of children once normalcy returns. Meanwhile, let’s do our bit. After all, they are our kids, our future.
The pandemic has left a generation-sized vacuum in the lives of our young ones, the most innocent victims of the Covid catastrophe. We must invest in securing India’s future—right now.
The sound of music and dance
A plethora of Mother Nature’s abundant bounty
India's Hardik Pandya, left, greets England players at the end of the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup warm-up match between India and England in Dubai, UAE.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
India's Rishabh Pant bats during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup warm-up match between India and England in Dubai, UAE.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
India's Suryakumar Yadav bats during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup warm-up match between India and England in Dubai, UAE.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
England's David Willey, left, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of India's Suryakumar Yadav during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup warm-up match between India and England in Dubai, UAE.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
England's Moeen Ali, left, bowls past India's Ishan Kishan during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup warm-up match between India and England in Dubai, UAE.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
The aim of a caste census is not to know the numerical strength of a caste. Rather, it would reveal social inequalities for possible remedial measures.
The death of journalist Raman Kashyap at Lakhimpur Kheri throws into sharp relief the condition of local reporters incessantly feeding ‘breaking news’ to the ever-demanding maw of the national media from India’s hinterland.
Poet and activist Meena Kandasamy visits ground zero of the grassroots movement down South to understand the caste divide in the state.
Our government must follow examples of other countries with liberal views on personal use of drugs.