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Desika’s allegorical play

In his play Sankalpa Suryodayam, Vedanta Desika explains the tattva traya — tattva, hita and Purushartha. The play estab

The Hindu 17 Jul 2018 8:47 pm

The tale of a crocodile without a tail

There’s a female crocodile at Madras Crocodile Bank Trust without a tail. No, this is not a sad story

The Hindu 17 Jul 2018 3:43 pm

Master of Sastras

Vedanta Desika is an avatara of Lord Venkatanatha of Tirumala. For every avatara there is a purpose. Lord Srinivasa is Him

The Hindu 17 Jul 2018 8:17 am

Heritage bows to commerce, again

The old prison is a relic from the time of foundation of Secunderabad

The Hindu 16 Jul 2018 6:21 pm

When fighting for the menstruation cause wins medals

24-year-old Deane de Menezes was recently awarded the Queen’s Young Leader Award at the Buckingham Palace for increasin

The Hindu 16 Jul 2018 12:34 pm

Legend of Shiva’s silver mace

Not just a relic of the cherished past, the journey of Chhari Mubarak is a celebration of the idea of Kashmiriyat

The Hindu 16 Jul 2018 12:24 pm

Siva’s third eye

There are many references in the puranas and myths to the important role of Siva’s third eye in restoring balance and ju

The Hindu 15 Jul 2018 9:03 pm

The humanisation of medicine

My mother’s tryst with paralysis showed me how empathy works as much magic as medicine

The Hindu 15 Jul 2018 12:17 pm

How the LGBTQ rights movement in India gained momentum

Tracing the storied, 25-plus years of the fight for LGBTQ rights in India that came to a head this week

The Hindu 15 Jul 2018 1:25 am

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Miami Herald 14 Jul 2018 11:08 pm

For better or for worse: the pros and cons of theatre relationships

Travelling with the troupe results in fun stories. And sometimes in marriage

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 5:51 pm

In the beginning was the dream: An exhibition of Australian artworks from ant..

Placing Australian aboriginal art within the context of the distant past and the more recent history of racism

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 5:48 pm

Meet Arsh Ali, a young archaeologist

At 17, Arsh Ali is an archaeology prodigy, already participating in ASI digs and seminars

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 5:42 pm

Indian male models are clueless and are exploited

Always waiting for that elusive big break, male models quickly find that in this world the glass ceiling is theirs to brea

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 5:23 pm

Ramayana redux

Karkidakam is a time for reading The Ramayana. A look at the relevance of the text in today’s context

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 12:05 pm

Bad boys make good films

The real life stories that can make millions in the box office

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 10:25 am

When in Kerala, cherchez la femme

About the Misogynistic Malayalee Man, the Missing Malayalee Woman and other such…

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 10:11 am

Rains notwithstanding, Mumbai's elite get together for books and opera

When Mumbai’s who’s who braved the downpour to catch up on books and the opera

The Hindu 14 Jul 2018 9:58 am

Appar and Appoothi Adigal

It is not Siva alone who is held dear in the hearts of the devout Nayanmars; it is also every devotee of Siva who is spont

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 9:02 pm

Lessons in times of crisis

A journalist and an NGO get together to teach students first aid

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 5:57 pm

A step closer to the crown

Mrs Vizag 2018 is in search for a woman with glamour, intelligence and willpower

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 5:52 pm

The meaning of monsoon clouds

Down the ages, Varsha ritu finds reflection in the world of myths, symbols and metaphors which in turn inspire festivitie

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:30 pm

Tracing the roots of wigs

Vinoth Kumar weaves together hair and dreams at his shop in Vadapalani

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:29 pm

‘Literature cannot solve the world’s problems ...’

… but it still helps to build bridges and reflect alternative viewpoints, says Tamil poet Perundevi

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:26 pm

The trouble with eggs

Save the carrot before you put all your eggs in one basket

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:09 pm

The Sunday Crossword No. 3004

Across 1 Cold island, country without an insect (6) 4 Write song that’s repetitive, showing weakness (8) 9 Postal system

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:08 pm

Sure Thing

Neither vulnerable, South deals

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:05 pm

Easy like Sunday morning

Some memories remain etched in stone

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 4:01 pm

Window to the world

Fenesta believes that the right doors and windows play a big role in helping green your home.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 3:52 pm

New rules for sustainable living

Eco-friendly does not mean dull or boring. We bring together five experts who share their ideas, views and tips on green practices.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 3:08 pm

Old bottle, new wine

These city favourites are bringing you new flavours just as they dish out old staples efficiently.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 2:45 pm

3 things to look forward to

The Qadir Ali Baig Theatre Foundation’s production Under An Oak Tree will be staged as part of their Theatre Weekend series for July.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 2:41 pm

Breaking bread

From freshly baked sourdough and rustic millet loaves to Keto bread to suit your diet, city bakers are breaking the mould to cater to a dis

India Today 13 Jul 2018 2:28 pm

Tracing the birth of the LGBTQ rights movement

1986: Journalist Ashok Row Kavi writes what would become the first “coming out” story in India in Savvy magazine1987:

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 2:25 pm

Open to ideas

Mia Lundstrom, Creative Director, Ikea moved halfway across the world to set up a cosy home in Bangalore which is sustainable and stylish.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 2:24 pm

Orange is still the new black

There’s no denying it: slim is in.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 2:04 pm

Salvaging the past

The Collage House in Mumbai by architecture firm S+PS Architects takes eco-friendly ideas of recycling, reusing and rainwater harvesting to

India Today 13 Jul 2018 1:59 pm

When the messenger shoots: The perils of ‘free’ social media

The liberation of ‘the medium’ has repercussions for civility and civilisation

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 1:32 pm

For better or for worse

Travelling with the troupe results in fun stories. And sometimes in marriage

The Hindu 13 Jul 2018 1:26 pm

King James' Babble

With 53 appearances as England’s goalkeeper, David James built a career in India as a player and then coach of the Kerala Blasters.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 1:23 pm

Madhya Pradesh: A capital idea

Indore goes to the market to raise funds for the city's development.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 12:34 pm

West Bengal: Admission of Guilt

TMC student unions are implicated in a college entry racket.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 12:21 pm

Gujarat: Party Hopping

In a blow to the state Congress, the BJP gets Koli leader Kunwarji Bavalia to cross over.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 12:05 pm

Maharashtra: The NCP's endgame?

His party foundering, former strongman Sharad Pawar makes a desperate bid to stay relevant in state and national politics.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 11:54 am

Healing Touch

Why he won: Emerged as a reliable partner of global pharma companies in developing niche generic products.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 11:00 am

Electric Eyes

Why he won: Designed and delivered industry’s first optical distribution network for radar applications.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 10:49 am

Green Drive

Why he won: Its high-quality, price-sensitive CNG components have helped India in its fight against pollution.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 10:42 am

Spinning Success

Why he won: Made full use of PM Modi’s 5F or farmer to fashion policy, processing locally produced cotton into fine yarn.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 10:33 am

Growing Footprint

Why he won: Harnessed technology to make interactive footwear that can be used by the abled as well as differently abled alike.

India Today 13 Jul 2018 10:23 am