This week, two high-profile women who don't know each other—in fact, one is a critic of the other—discovered they have something in common: casual sexism. Nirmala Sitharaman, India's first full-time female finance minister, and Esther…
New Delhi: India has been classified as a country with ‘serious' levels of hunger according to the 2019 Global Hunger Index. India has been ranked 102 out of 117 countries in terms of severity of hunger. The country with the severest problem…
– Sep 9, 2019, 9:28 AM
In the final years of his long life, which encompassed world wars and assassinations and numerous terrors, the great cellist and human rights advocate Pablo Casals urged humanity to “make this world worthy of its children.” Today, as…
– Mar 15, 2016, 12:30 AM
“Music is the best means we have of digesting time,” Igor Stravinsky once remarked (a remark often misattributed to W.H. Auden). “Music is the sound wave of the soul,” the wise and wonderful Morley observed.
– Oct 15, 2019, 5:27 AM
Aaditya Thackeray, the first person from his politically powerful clan to contest an election, says he is not chasing any particular post. “I have seen a lot of people who run behind posts and forget to enjoy the democratic process. Right…