New-age India has to get over the notion that heart diseases are male-centric. Several factors conspire to suppress the high cardiac health risk among females.
Is celibacy or singleness a prerequisite to seek an ideal world? It’s another matter that marital pleasures are fine for temple deities with their consorts.
Early 20th century saw several social reform movements in Kerala succeeding in varied degrees. Yet an undercurrent of casteism persists today to the benefit of politicians.
A school for kids of remote Himalayan villages. A school for Bhil-Bhilala children in the Vindhyas. People chasing dreams, despite the despair. No, idealism isn’t dead.
As India celebrate the 70th Independence Day, an excerpt from Krishna Sobti's recollections of the first I- Day celebrations in the capital-- “Goron apne gharon ko lauto/ab yeh desh hamara hai, ab yeh raaj hamara hai"
French cuisine drops its airs to make a promising entry in the Indian restaurant scene
Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar talks about national education policy and the key issues ailing the system in the country...
Adi Ganga, once carrier of the Ganga, now a neglected dribble, seems to be beyond repair
Women in Calcutta are leaving behind age-related bias by discovering the art of partying post-60
Indian women are warming towards a movement that seeks the return of traditional menstrual care
Preference for the male child hampers efforts to control India’s population
Zero standardisation, slow R&D, sub-par drugs... Ayurveda is ailing even after a ministry came up for it.
Jilted love, extortion or plain perversion, any of which can turn your filmed private moments to porn
Kerala has 5,400-odd people aged above 100. How do they remain healthy? A peek at the lives of four...
In two decades, India will be home to 120 million diabetics. There are ways, though, to survive the looming ‘epidemic’. Here’s what you can do.
A recent immunisation drive in rural Bihar went horribly wrong. What all ails the health mission?
No rules exist in this game of spirituality. Fly and meet the yogi in his abode, where maximal joy is served out with a dash of Hindu
mysticism he picked from India.