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Diamond merchants knew Nirav, Mehul were bankrupt

“Hirawala to janta hata Mehul ane Nirav devaliya che. Pan aa fraud ni rit amara mate pan navi che (Diamond...

Telangana mulls arrest for harsh words on social media

Any use of hash words, threats or intimidation on Facebook postings will soon become “cognisable offence” in Telangana. The K....

Sadh gets ready to work with Big B in Sarkar 3

Nirav Modi’s Hyderabad jewellery SEZ Overvalued

A gems and jewellery SEZ owned by fugitive diamond businessman Nirav Modi in Hyderabad has been found to be overvalued...

SMHS escape: NIA takes custody of five accused

The NIA has taken over the custody of five accused persons arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir police in connection...

Darjeeling tea losing race to cheap Nepal variety

Bhole Bhaley Lalua Khayeja Roti Baasi Bara Hokey Banega Sahib Ka Chaprasi (Gullible boy eat stale bread Grow up to...

Book Excerpt: Modern hindutva is based on India’s constitution: Subramanian Swamy

The Ideology of India’s Modern Right By Subramanian Swamy Publisher: Har-Anand  Publications Pvt Ltd Price: Rs 495 Pages:128 The structure...

Turn your house into a ‘smart home’ with these upgrades

A home that isn’t “smart” isn’t worth living in. In our golden age of high technology, good houses are those that...

Exploring Udaipur: The City of Lakes becomes an island of world music

It’s always a good time to visit Udaipur and experience the rich culture of this beautiful city known for its...

A tragic tale of loss from the world’s ‘happiest’ country

After my last piece in the Sunday Guardian about state-sponsored child snatching in Denmark and other Scandinavian countries, I was...

Paintings that use wings and hair as metaphors on canvas

In her solo show, the Delhi-based artist Ritu  Kamath  will be presenting 40  of her recent works. The artworks created by...

Change is the only constant: Images that symbolise contemporary experience

If there is one exhibition you must see this month, let that be Mutations. Being hosted at Delhi’s 24, Jor Bagh gallery, the...

Sidharth Malhotra: A new star has risen

After making your acting debut with Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year (SOTY) in 2012, you have played a variety of roles—in...

I&B Ministry gears up to advertise PM Modi’s good work to the masses

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting under Smriti Irani is overhauling and strengthening the entire system so that the work...

South Kashmir simmers as villagers continue to support militants

South Kashmir is still simmering with anger and fresh shutdowns were witnessed in the region, especially in Shopian and Pulwama,...

CM Mehbooba faces ire over deaths due to Pak shelling

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday faced an angry Opposition, which accused it on the floor of the state’s...

Home ministry, agencies ask J&K to review security grid in prisons

The Union Home Ministry and different intelligence agencies have asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to review the security grid...

TDP, YSR Congress compete with each other in stalling Parliament

Both Telugu Desam Party, the ruling party in Andhra Pradesh, and its nearest rival in the state, YSR Congress are...

‘Parents, teachers also responsible for school students acting violently’

While teachers’ aggressive attitude towards students led to the ban of corporal punishment in Indian schools in 2010, violence in...

Your smartphone calendar for the month of February

For all those anxiously waiting for new smartphone models to hit the shelves,  there’s excellent news. This month, some of...

No-buffering playback with new UC Browser

The Alibaba Mobile Business Group company has announced a new version of its popular browser. The UC Browser 12.0, is...

‘All programmes at the WUD are inspired by our approach to creativity as the greatest human asset’

Dr Sanjay Gupta, Director General, World University of Design (WUD), speaks to Guardian 20 about how the WUD, India’s first...

Samvidhan LIVE: Practical lessons on becoming an aware, responsible citizen

ComMutiny—the Youth Collective (CYC), recently hosted an event to celebrate “Samvidhan LIVE, The Jagrik Project” in the national capital. The...

It is only through my grace that the formless can appear with form: On Ardhanarishwara

It is only through my grace that the formless can appear with form: On Ardhanarishwara

The Rudrasainhita portion of the Shiva Purana has a very interesting and enlightening tale to tell. The narrator is Lord...

In the UK, forced adoptions are backed by big money

By the time I founded my website on forced adoption in 2003, the snatching of children to feed the highly...