Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 | Last Update : 08:28 AM IST

Shobhaa De

From Mayawati’s mansions to Delhi’s sewers

The BSP strongwoman does not believe in discretion. Nor is a humble lifestyle her mantra.

22 Sep 2018 1:30 AM

The ‘illiberal streak’ in our society is growing

Here in India, citizens are turning away tiredly from the daily outrage over who is an “urban Naxal” and who a “Maoist”.

08 Sep 2018 12:58 AM

So much to learn from ‘God’s own country’

Kerala proved to the watching world what it is capable of during disasters like floods on such an intense scale.

25 Aug 2018 5:25 AM

Of faith and its ‘rules’, even in death

Nivedita was a schoolteacher and her husband is an assistant commissioner, directorate of commercial taxes, West Bengal.

11 Aug 2018 6:29 AM

Pak gets a ‘playboy’, we have our ‘Pappu’

Imran Khan has made the right noises about India in his first speech after the win.

28 Jul 2018 2:44 AM

No matter who wins, football is fun for fans

The Mojitos were flowing, as gorgeous ladies danced and sang along with a lively band.

14 Jul 2018 12:47 AM

Why I am proud to be a woman of colour

Politically, most of the Indians I met were staunch Narendra Modi supporters.

30 Jun 2018 5:23 AM

Trump-ing the world, one nation at a time

Trump knows the great actor has a teeny-weeny constituency of like-minded Americans who are hugely embarrassed by the US President.

16 Jun 2018 1:00 AM

Why do we pretend to take scams, scandals seriously?

When powerful people form cartels and stand together, it is virtually impossible to crack the wall they build around themselves.

02 Jun 2018 2:37 AM

A confederacy of crooks

Kidnapping, bribery, death threats and worse have been employed in this ugly election.

19 May 2018 2:06 AM