Crunch Time

Why Modi government faces anxiety instead of confidence on entering the fifth year

The ‘strong leader’ vs the gang-up

Opening Comment

Though Modi’s popularity remains largely intact, the newfound opposition unity can pose a grave threat in 2019

“Sense of ownership brings sustainability”


Interview with Dr Ranjit Patil, MoS, urban development, Maharashtra

How to make Mumbai sustainable


“If Mumbai does not fix housing problem soon, it will lose out to other cities,

Keeping them safe


As child abuse cases take unprecedented dimensions, we should consider the ombudsperson system that has been adopted by 46 countries so far

An island of opportunity


Tourism can help generate new livelihood opportunities. Here is a case study of Majuli

A beast in the city

Photo Essay

A Delhi landfill is a daily reminder of the ever-mounting problem of waste disposal in our cities

How to spend for universal healthcare


Funding gap is now proposed to be plugged through insurance and other sources, but how money will be spent needs to be debated

Food grains that can improve MDM


Millets are good for farmers, for nature and for us. These nutrition-rich food grains should be made part of the mid-day meal scheme

In conversation with actor Juhi Chawla

On a personal note

The actor talks about films, environment and her `no-plastic policy`