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  • Searching questions
    on December 15, 2017 at 7:01 am

    As a fishing village in Kerala mourns its dead and awaits news of those missing at sea in the wake of cyclone Ockhi, it demands to know why official help was so little, and so lat […]

  • When the clock struck doom
    on December 15, 2017 at 7:01 am

    Here’s a first-person account of how the Lehman Brothers debacle in the US turned a buzzing office in India into a cemetery […]

  • The stuff of life
    on December 15, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Bread, like all world travellers, has picked up habits and accents from different corners of the glob […]

  • D-Street cheers exit polls: Sensex spurts 270 points; M&M, Bajaj Auto top gainers
    on December 15, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Exit polls predict clear victory for BJP in both Gujarat and Himachal Prades […]

  • HDFC Bank shares hit record high on fund-raising plan
    on December 15, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Shares of HDFC Bank rose as much as 2.7 per cent to a record high of Rs 1,888 on fund-raising plan. According to BSE filing, the board meeting will be held on December 20, 2017 to inter alia consid... […]

  • Anti-Hindutva frenemies
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:59 am

    United against majoritarian hegemony but riven by internal distrust — a small but vibrant section of Kerala’s civil society is unwittingly helping entrench the security stat […]

  • The private life of a people’s painter
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:58 am

    A biography of MF Husain that tells the story of one of India’s most popular artists and captures the man behind the persona […]

  • Hits, misses and everything in between
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:57 am

    At a time when it is raining film biographies, The Hit Girl stands out with its carefully crafted account of Asha Parekh’s career and the people who aided it […]

  • 2017: The year in protest music
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:57 am

    The country is politically polarised as never before, but don’t expect popular culture to reflect that. Even as our biggest musicians hide behind the fig leaf of commercial compulsion and apoliticality, other artistes are stepping up to fill the air with songs of resistance and biting irony […]

  • The memory map
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:56 am

    The photo of kar sevaks destroying the dome of the Babri Masjid would be at the centre of many violent events in the map of India’s memory […]

  • Govt raises customs duty on some electronic items including TVs
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:53 am

    The Finance Ministry has raised customs duty on some electronic items including televisions, mobile phones, projectors and water heaters in order to boost domestic manufacturing. According to a go... […]

  • US regulators repeal net neutrality rules
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:52 am

    Lawsuits likely from both states and corporations […]

  • Word view
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:47 am

    A New Year resolution to read only translated books evolves into a way of seeing the world in multiple, alternative ways […]

  • Corporation Bank cuts MCLR for overnight loan maturities
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:46 am

    Public sector lender Corporation Bank has reduced the marginal cost of funds based lending rate (MCLR) by 0.1 percentage point for overnight loan maturities. It has cut the overnight MCLR by 0.1 per ... […]

  • Extension of Aadhaar-mobile linkage deadline a relief: Cellular operators
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:45 am

    The extension of deadline for linking Aadhaar with mobile connections to March 31, 2018, provides immediate relief to both telecom operators and consumers, industry body COAI said today. “We are pl... […]

  • Let there be Panchlait
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:44 am

    In the big-screen adaptation of a Phanishwar Nath ‘Renu’ story, a petromax lamp becomes a vessel for exploring prejudice, ignorance, generational conflict […]

  • SC dismisses Teesta Setalvad’s plea on defreezing of accounts
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:43 am

    The Supreme Court today dismissed the pleas of activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband and her two NGOs challenging the Gujarat High Court order rejecting their pleas for de-freezing of their personal ... […]

  • Deadline for linking Aadhaar with various services extended till March 31
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:34 am

    The Supreme Court today extended till March 31 next year the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar with various services and welfare schemes. A five-judge Constitution Bench headed by Chief Justi... […]

  • Wax eloquent
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:34 am

    Madame Tussaud’s opens its doors in D […]

  • The ‘I’ of the storm
    on December 15, 2017 at 6:24 am

    In a time of individualism, the artist still has a larger role to play […]

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