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Archana Dalmia

It’s time India started acknowledging its sportswomen

The Olympic silver medalist won in a power play of 21-7 21-7 in the final that lasted just 38 minutes this August 25, 2019, in Basel, Switzerland.

18 Sep 2019 1:20 AM

It is time to drastically change the way we bring up our boys

Men want to marry a working woman (in theory) but are completely unprepared for the practical reality of a marriage where both partners work.

21 Aug 2019 1:06 AM

What if population law misused? Empowering women way forward

The population of India is rising at alarming rate and this is why the country is known as the second most populous country in the world after China.

07 Aug 2019 1:30 AM

Nature’s delicate balance is upset and no one but us can restore it

Delhi is facing a huge shortage of drinking water — to the tune of 300 million gallons a day and the tanker water mafia is thriving.

17 Jul 2019 1:54 AM

Healthcare in India is in abysmal shape, must be shaken out of comatose state

The story of infants and children dying due to AES remains the same.

04 Jul 2019 1:08 AM


Parents as regulators is a disastrous idea as India needs unbiased schools

One can see this as the larger government policy to replace the welfare State module with a completely privatised module.

20 Jun 2019 1:25 AM

Polls 2019: Mandate for ‘strong’ PM or a consensus fashioned by subterfuge?

It appears that Rahul’s biggest crime was that he was born in the Gandhi family and people hated that fact.

03 Jun 2019 1:11 AM

Stardom’s downside: Leave the kids alone, media must draw the line

A recent case in point is the whole brouhaha over Ajay Devgan’s daughter Nysa Devgan.

15 May 2019 12:29 AM

Education can’t be treated as a business

The campus of your dreams may exist, but at the cost of alienating the majority of India’s population.

23 Apr 2019 12:10 AM

Divided we stand! Friendships wither in fundamentalist times

Let us vote out a government has subverted the bureaucracy, politicised the defence services and changed statistical models to suit itself.

28 Mar 2019 12:46 AM


When TV studios played war games and the sane viewer got a bad name

The outrage and sorrow at the mindless and needless killing of our brave CRPF men was no doubt overwhelming.

11 Mar 2019 12:29 AM

To nip social unrest in bud, sell livelihoods, not hatred

The masses have to be fruitfully occupied to be happy and to then make a civilised, happy society, state and nation.

27 Feb 2019 1:38 AM

Pink Wave: Priyanka’s entry likely to herald the politics of compassion

It is fortuitous that Priyanka decided to join active politics now.

13 Feb 2019 2:01 AM

It’s far too late for Modi govt to launch any economic schemes for 2019 polls

More often than not, MSP remains a fancy bit of legislation on paper and doesn't really translate into change at the grassroots level.

31 Jan 2019 1:32 AM

Transgender community deserves better after 2014 ruling by SC

Many hijras do not transition medically and prefer not to undergo any surgical intervention.

10 Jan 2019 1:42 AM


Cold Delhi needs to warm up its heart for the homeless

When the poor and needy realise that there is better institutional support via these NGOs and committees, it will lead to a ripple effect.

31 Dec 2018 1:07 AM

Weddings these days are more about showing off your wealth

This is not counting what was spent on flying florists from Florence and hiring chefs from Switzerland.

12 Dec 2018 2:06 AM

Modi magic is skating on thin ice, and it’s time to make votes count

The country’s educated often indulge in armchair politics but find it tedious to go out and vote.

28 Nov 2018 12:23 AM

Make it a green Diwali

A friend posted this on her Facebook and it really touched my heart, mostly because it echoes what Diwali really means to me.

06 Nov 2018 12:13 AM

#MeToo will take time... at last women are speaking up

It was gratifying to see Hindustan Times’ Prashant Jha step down as the chief of bureau after allegations of sexual misconduct hit the headlines.

25 Oct 2018 2:02 AM