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  • Example of communal harmony, Hindus prepare iftaar for Muslim neighbours in old Delhi

    On July 19, two days after the Shiv Sena's Rajan Vichare force-fed a Muslim, who was fasting on Ramzan, a group of 50 Hindu traders of Kinari Bazaar in old Delhi organised an "iftaar" at Pipalwali Masjid, a small mosque located in the market.

    Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 7:30am
  • Degrees of Success

    Move over engineering, medicine or standard honours courses. Bartending, culinary arts, and forensic sciences are the new favourite courses among undergraduates, says Gargi Gupta as she views unusual career options

    Sunday, 13 July 2014 - 6:45am
  • Book Review: A Bad Character

    Deepti Kapoor's intense debut novel is the story of a young woman's sexual coming of age, finds Gargi Gupta

    Sunday, 13 July 2014 - 6:15am
  • The art of fakes

    A recent auction in Delhi was marred by allegations of fakes of masters such as Tagore and Husain. And this is just the tip of the proverbial iceberg, says Gargi Gupta as she takes a closer look at the murky multimillion-rupee market of fakes

    Sunday, 6 July 2014 - 6:35am
  • Radio Revolution - A look at the device's reach in rural Harayana

    The radio is not only a window to the outside world but also a means of family communication and education in rural Haryana. Gargi Gupta looks at community radio stations and their power to transmit change

    Sunday, 6 July 2014 - 6:15am
  • Women's organisations not happy with the Supreme Court directive on anti-dowry law

    Seventy-seven-year-old Satish Sundra is a happy man today: Thursday's Supreme Court directive which said that no "automatic arrests" could be made under Section 498(a) of the Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, has come a bit late for him. But he feels vindicated, satisfied that the court has taken heed...

    Friday, 4 July 2014 - 6:20am
  • Meet the other Homi Bhabha -- Art connoisseur

    Homi Bhabha, whose bungalow Meherangir sold for nearly Rs325 crore, was not merely the father of India's nuclear science programme — he also had a keen eye for art and in the 1950s and 1960s, put together an extremely significant collection of modern Indian art. The 1950s and 1960s were a time of...

    Sunday, 22 June 2014 - 6:05am
  • Dinanath Batra, the bogeyman of Indian publishing

    Dinanath Batra, the convenor of Shiksha Bachao Andolan and the bogeyman of Indian publishing, talks to Gargi Gupta about what his organisation is all about

    Sunday, 22 June 2014 - 6:20am
  • Narendra Modi supporter heckles singer Shubha Mudgal, say organisers

    Well-known classical singer Shubha Mudgal has alleged that she was heckled by a supporter of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the United States over the weekend. The incident occurred on Saturday, just before she was to perform at the Sunnyvale Temple in California.

    Tuesday, 10 June 2014 - 7:35am
  • Raghu Rai talks about his new book that captures the contrasting personas of Narendra Modi and Manmohan Singh

    The images speaking more than a thousand words, Raghu Rai's new book underlines the stark contrast between former prime minister Manmohan Singh and his successor Narendra Modi, says Gargi Gupta

    Sunday, 8 June 2014 - 8:00am

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