Ananda MajumdarRuminations: Out of the shadow The Election Commission's order earlier this week, granting the 'cycle' symbol to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav's faction in the party, has proved to be the final denouement of the Samaj
Jemima RamanNewsmaker of the Week: Candidate becomes Prez Brace yourselves; the era of the politically incorrect is here. The day has come and Donald the Trump is the 45th president of the United States of America.
Sandeep BamzaiDisequilibrium: The cleansing & the yearning As Twitter trolls went about their ugly business against Zaira Wasim, the young Kashmiri girl who played Geeta Phogat Junior with such elan and aplomb in Dangal, the intolerance debate saw the volume
Payal DharGizmo Geek: Geoblade Surfing on land Hoverboards have got a bit of a bad rap in recent times. Just last year, the US Consumer Products Safety Commission issued a recall of over half a million such devices citing fire hazards.
Shubha SinghDiplomatic enclave: Protectionism & globalisation As the West turns increasingly inward looking with Brexit and the new US President Donald Trump’s America first stance, it is the Asian powers that are rooting for globalisation.
Ranjit BhushanFifth Columnist : Advantage Kejriwal In an assembly election season, when speculation and the ongoing family drama in UP has dominated the political discourse and the headlines, some goings on in smaller Punjab, may well hold the key to
DC PathakSpy’s eye: The role of National Intelligence The first internationally televised press conference of Donald Trump as the President-elect of US was devoted to explaining how due diligence had gone into the process of selection of his cabinet team
Ritwik MukherjeeNavAlt’s solar and electrical boats would change water transport system in the country A B-Tech in naval architecture from IIT Madras & MBA from INSEAD, Sandith Thandasherry founded NavAlt Solar & Electrical Boats with equity participations from Alternatives Energies (France) and EVE Sy
D GovardanModi returns Panneerselvam empty-handed The statewide protests, demanding the lifting of ban on Jallikattu, intensified on Thursday in Tamil Nadu, after the meeting of chief minister O Panneerselvam with PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi fail
Subhash NarayanBudget might halve cess on crude to 10% The government may halve the cess on domestic crude from 20 per cent to 10 per cent to prevent loss of revenue for exploration companies at a time when global oil prices have started inching upwards a