A star is reborn

India, Dec. 16 -- The year that will come to a close in about two weeks has seen the release of a rather unique set of movies - Andhadun, Mulk, Badhaai Ho, Raazi, Stree, and Pad Man being some of them... Read More

2 rape dog, drag her to death

GHAZIABAD, Dec. 16 -- Displaying bestial instinct, two men raped a stray dog, tied the animal behind their scooter and dragged her to death in Rajendra Nagar in Ghaziabad. One of the accused was arres... Read More

Barabati Fort Where the stones speak

India, Dec. 16 -- The significance of architectural heritage is often lost on the people of our country. In New Delhi, if you ask someone what is Feroz Shah Kotla, nine out of 10 people will tell you ... Read More

A dignified voice against patriarchy

India, Dec. 16 -- Author - Khadija Mastur Publisher- Penguin, Rs 499 This translation gives readers access to the frustrations of women who could only receive word on the world outside second-hand, ... Read More

US-China duel of geo-economics

India, Dec. 16 -- The rigmarole of the rancor generated due to the trade war between the arch "cooperators and competitors" can be quite an intellectual challenge to comprehend. The rabid confrontatio... Read More

The changing face of Delhi

India, Dec. 16 -- Both New Delhi and Connaught Place have changed significantly in the more than seven decades since Independence. The years after Independence were a time for recovery from the tribul... Read More

Time management for the soul

India, Dec. 16 -- If someone were to tell us that somewhere in our backyard, deep in the ground, lay a buried treasure worth millions of dollars, what would we do? Where would we be in our every spare... Read More

Wholesome entertainer

India, Dec. 16 -- *Voice over: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, John Mulaney, Nicolas Cage, Liev Schreiber Rated: 8/10... Read More

An Acid Test

India, Dec. 16 -- I was acid attacked in 2006 - just 12 days into my marriage - by a man whose proposal I had rejected. At that time I was studying in Delhi. My hometown is Varanasi. I was on a train ... Read More

PMF's grit helps Iraq turn the corner

India, Dec. 16 -- The security situation in Iraq, which was ravaged by ISIS, has been on the mend in the last two years. It dawned on me during my recent academic visit to the country. For the first t... Read More