How caregivers are falling prey to tuberculosis

The battle against the disease become all the more difficult

From hell to paradise

Modern Slavery

A day in the life of the fight against bonded labour in Andhra Pradesh

“India could also be a target [of the Daesh]”


Afghan envoy, Shaida Mohammad Abdali talks about the situation in Afghanistan and the country’s relationship with India

Equipping girls on how to live and prosper

Letter from Europe

Interview: Anju Malhotra, principal adviser, Gender and Development, Programme Division, UNICEF

NEET politics


The poorly worded ordinance is an attempt to stall medical education reforms

Drudging under the scorching sun

Photo Essay

At a time when venturing outside is unthinkable, many sweat out on the streets to earn their daily bread

Congress: Once a dream, today a nightmare


The abysmal performance in the assembly elections has seemingly sounded the death knell for the party

The return of the cloaked Amma


Jayalalithaa has bucked the trend and is now back in the saddle in Tamil Nadu, where welfare measures like hugely popular Amma canteens seem to have worked in her favour

Mercury: Slow poison


Despite alarming levels of mercury emission, the government is still not ready with a national policy to address the issue

Transforming PSUs, transforming India

Conference Report

Heads of India’s top PSUs and industry experts deliberating upon the role of technology to turn around the fortunes of their companies

Mapping the road to maximum government


In Geospatial Regulation Bill 2016 the government puts technology and entrepreneurship on the back-burner as nationalist concerns take centre stage

Get ready to use India’s own GPS


You’ll no longer have to depend on GPS to find your way, as Navigation through Indian Constellation (NAVIC) is here. A user’s guide

Sin in SIM: Dial F for fraud


How criminals have been using forged documents to get SIM cards

Securing digital India

Conference Report

Cyber threats are regarded as bloodless wars. Is India ready for them?

Portrait of an artist

Art and Culture

An art exhibition which gives rebirth to an artist, 30 years after his death

In conversation with singer Alisha Chinai

On a personal note

"Singers and musicians should get their fair share of royalty"