Sunday, Oct 22, 2017 | Last Update : 12:46 AM IST

A protruding belly was a sign of prosperity and power, but today it is a social embarrassment across nations and classes.

India’s gotta gig fat problem!

Research has shown that Indians figure high on the obesity chart. There is a also higher prevalence of central obesity in Indians.

07 Aug 2017 2:09 AM

Censoring The Queer

Traditional India is still more comfortable with hijras and kinnars and mangalmukhis.

31 Jul 2017 2:04 AM

Dump the obsolete colonial law

It’s only a matter of time before India is liberated from the yoke of colonialism in the form of 377 and overthrows it once and for all.

31 Jul 2017 1:56 AM

When is India dropping Section 377?

There are people who truly believe that homosexuality should be punished, but that is very regressive.

31 Jul 2017 1:52 AM

Language no bar, please

In the modern context, within India, we have mobility from rural to urban centres occurring at a rapid pace.

23 Jul 2017 2:41 AM

It’s that anti-Hindi feeling again!

The anti-Hindi sentiment has for decades been strong among Karnataka’s neighbours, most notably Tamil Nadu.

23 Jul 2017 2:32 AM

Gender pay gap: Let’s not wait 170 years to close it

On the pay parity aspect, a 2016 WEF report said global economic disparity between men and women is rising.

17 Jul 2017 2:21 AM

Unpaid at home, underpaid at work

The share of Indian women in wage employment , at less than 20 per cent, is lower than that in Sub-Saharan Africa.

17 Jul 2017 2:10 AM

Government Draft Bill riddled with drawbacks

Where a patient is suffering from terminal illness, there is the aspect of End Of Life Care which the Bill has not considered.

10 Jul 2017 1:59 AM