Shubha Singh
Diplomatic Enclave: Naval reach in Indian Ocean

Ports and isolated islands are the hottest real estate in the Indian Ocean region with both China and India looking to develop ports or bases along the Indian Ocean littoral.

Sandeep Bamzai
Freedom Files: Power Play

Circa 1950 was as momentous a year in Kashmir’s chequered history as any other. On May 1, 1950, Sadar-i-Riyasat Karan Singh issued a proclamation convoking a Constituent Assembly.

Ritwik Mukherjee
Big Interview: The Road Ahead

The journey of Anchor Group began in 1962 with a moulding unit to manufacture components for electrical accessories.

Ananda Majumdar
Ruminations: Yoga as mass mobilisation

Four years of being in power inevitably exerts a gravitational pull on a government's popularity ratings and the Modi government is no exception.

Yajurvindra Singh
Close-in: Testing Time

The historical Test between India and Afghanistan turned out to be a complete dampener as regards the conventional form of the game.

Ananda Majumdar
Newsmaker: On a lonely track

This week Baaji, the once-popular elder sister of the Peoples Democratic Party, represented a forlorn figure, clueless about what was happening around her.

Ranjan Das
SCREENSAVOUR: tales of hope

The latest move by US President Donald Trump to crack down on illegal immigration by arresting and imprisoning migrants and separating them from their children who are being held inside cages has c

Sangeetha G.
Companies on a crèche hunt post Maternity Act

Companies can no longer be complacent by just taking care of their employees; getting toddlers of the employees to crèches is also their headache.

Nirbhay Kumar
Railways wants officers back, right away

The railways ministry see­ms in no mood to relent on recalling officers from Rail Vikas Nigam, a PSU under its control, even as its means reduction in staff strength at the IPO-bound company.

Sangeetha G.
Top 17 players to grab 42% share of jewellery market in 5 years: Report

The top 17 jewellery chains will grab 42 per cent share of the jewellery market in the next five years, finds HDFC Securities.