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Miscellaneous / Outlook India

9 May 2019 3:20 pm
Primordial Molecule

Discovery of Helium Hydride underlines mankind’s unending quest for truth

25 Apr 2019 12:52 pm
Hit Twice, And You’re Out

Conflict of interest is an old bane of Indian cricket. Cases against Ganguly, Laxman etc must deliver justice.

25 Apr 2019 12:31 pm
What Happened To Jet?

Every question that has been bothering you about the rise and fall of the airlines...answered

25 Apr 2019 11:25 am
A Slow Turning Wheel

Impact of DeMo and GST shocks continues to pull down the economy

25 Apr 2019 11:20 am
Demonetisation And GST: Curse Or Masterstroke? Ask, World Bank

Demonetisation and the subsequent introduction of Goods and Service Taxes (GST) were aimed at lifting Indian economy. But the government's vision has been counterproductive given the way international bodies are calculating India's economic growth

25 Apr 2019 11:20 am
The Chief Question Is: What’s Right?

Other angles to the case aside, has the CJI, accused of sexual harrassment, bypassed due process?

25 Apr 2019 11:09 am
CJI Sexual Harassment Case: Why Charges Against Justice Ranjan Gogoi Have Opened A Can Of Worms

There may be mixed reactions on the way the sexual harassment charges against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi were dealt with but absence of a mechanism to deal with such charges against sitting judges is the bigger worry.

25 Apr 2019 11:09 am
The Bells Tolled Fear

ISIS or not, the failure to stop the Easter Sunday attacks brings Sri Lanka’s fractured polity into focus. They must now maintain peace.

25 Apr 2019 11:04 am
'Numbers Lie In Indian Politics: Contribution Of Women Grossly Underplayed'

At a time when politicians like Jacinda Arden of New Zealand are transforming world opinion, Indian politicians remain in the grip of men who refuse to share the limelight with women. But there are minor exceptions in Odisha and Bengal, says Krishna Menon

25 Apr 2019 10:53 am
Women's Reservation Bill: Twenty-Three Years And Counting... Will It See The Light Of Day?

The delay in implementing the Women's Reservation Bill even after 23 years it was mooted is a clear indication that men hate to share spotlight with the fairer sex in Indian politics. Will that ever change?

25 Apr 2019 10:49 am
Gender Inequality In Indian Politics Is A Shame, Says Shiv Sena Newbie Priyanka Chaturvedi

Women continue to remain in the shadows of men in Indian politics. Priyanka Chaturvedi reveals the lopsided world and why reservation for women is only for the books.

25 Apr 2019 10:45 am
Women In Politics: Sumalatha Ambareesh, Mandya's New Southern Siren Is No Stranger To Politics

As an independent candidate from Mandya, Sumalatha Ambareesh has been successful in finding support from the Kannada film industry to carry forward the legacy of her late actor-turned-politician husband M.H Ambareesh

25 Apr 2019 10:43 am
A Hard Truth In Indian Politics: Men Feel Threatened By Women Who Are Intelligent, Single And Independent, Says Nagma

In Indian politics, women are like guinea-pigs. Actress-turned-politician Nagma Morarji reveals the gameplan of big parties and very clearly, men don't want to lose in a complex game of money and power.

25 Apr 2019 10:39 am
Women In Politics: From UK MPs To Sushma Swaraj, Sexist Trolls Are A Way Of Life

It's not just in India, women in politics across the world face nightmares on the ground and are easily victimsed on social media. From communal digs to morphed images, women leaders like Sushma Swaraj and NT Rama Rao's wife have not been spared

25 Apr 2019 10:18 am
Elections In India: From Ridicule To Sexual Innuendos, Why It's A Nightmare For Women Candidates

Indian politics remain a male dominated domain. So much so that women candidates aspiring to be an MP or MLA have to endure sexist comments and even fend off perverted men during their campaign trail

25 Apr 2019 9:26 am
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India Won't Be The Same If BJP Wins: Bhupinder Singh Hooda

Former Haryana CM and Congress candidate from Sonipat Bhupinder Singh Hooda speaks to Outlook on NYAY, Jat agitation and next government formation.

24 Apr 2019 5:17 pm
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What’s Left Of An Ideal World

Bengal’s Communist communes are a vanishing way of collective living

24 Apr 2019 4:43 pm
Kashmir’s Empty Voting Machines

Scorned valley stays away from the polling booths

24 Apr 2019 4:02 pm
Eyes Of The Silent Stalker

Amid the bustle of elections, villages around Pilibhit Tiger Reserve live in the fear of man-eating big cats

24 Apr 2019 3:35 pm
In The Eye Of The Tiger! Hungry Maneaters Find Pilibhit Easy Meat

Amid the bustle of elections, villages around Pilibhit Tiger Reserve live in the fear of man-eating big cats

24 Apr 2019 3:35 pm
Arching For Bullseye

BJP banks on Modi to hold on to its seats from North Karnataka

24 Apr 2019 2:54 pm
A Hard Day’s Night

Shootouts, explosions and arduous treks—all in a day’s work for poll personnel

24 Apr 2019 1:35 pm
Bills Can Bite Back

The BJP’s citizenship bill push in the northeast can cost it electorally

24 Apr 2019 12:57 pm
24 Apr 2019 10:31 am
Book For All Chiroptophobics

Transgression leads to transcendence in this genre-bending novel, as shape-­shifting ideologies are left for universal humanism by characters who morph into bats

24 Apr 2019 10:21 am
Phnom Penh Diary

This week, a diary from Cambodian capital Phnom Penh.

24 Apr 2019 10:06 am
Berry Berry Sweet

The hills are the perfect place to go looking for wild and exotic flora

18 Apr 2019 3:28 pm
A Requiem For Kempty

When hypertourism fell on Mussoorie’s once quaint Kempty Falls

18 Apr 2019 3:21 pm
We Need An Alternative System In This Country: Prakash Raj

Actor Prakash Raj speaks to Outlook about his entry into politics, elections and his message to voters.

18 Apr 2019 2:43 pm
Aadhe Idhar Jao...To Be Precise, Aadhe Udhar Jao!

Candidates across parties hire professional spies to gather personal and professional secrets of their rivals so that these can help tarnish their public image.

18 Apr 2019 2:38 pm
Numbers Game

Electoral politics and the ultimate numbers game.

18 Apr 2019 2:33 pm
Poll Dance Sorority

In Gauhati, two poll rivals were among thousands of Bihu revellers who sang and danced during a public celebration in iconic Judges Field.

18 Apr 2019 2:29 pm
Sorry, No Poll Graffiti!

Maruthanatham village in Tamil Nadu is unique as it allows no graffiti on its walls, no pictures or flex boards of leaders and no use of microphone ubiquitous elsewhere during election season.

18 Apr 2019 2:24 pm
The Son Of Laloopalooza

If RJD president Laloo Prasad Yadav had chosen to anoint Tejashwi as his heir-app­arent a few years ago, it was not without reason.

18 Apr 2019 2:17 pm
Congress Is Eyeing 13 Seats In Punjab: Sunil Jakhar

Gurdaspur MP and Punjab Congress chief Sunil Jakhar speaks to Outlook about his party’s prospects in the state.

18 Apr 2019 2:10 pm
Drought Of Ideas

Congress-NCP ‘stars’ aren’t making a big mark in Maharashtra.

18 Apr 2019 1:19 pm
Dodge The Indian Sun

Offbeating the travel odds!

18 Apr 2019 12:47 pm
Mahendra Singh Dhoni: World’s Envy, India’s Pride

Mahendra Singh Dhoni is pushing 38 but the mystery around the longevity and success of India’s Cricket World Cup-winning captain continue to mesmerise one and all.

18 Apr 2019 11:49 am
Master Of Zen, Why MS Dhoni is God of Cricket Too

There is no one reason that defined Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s life as a cricketer. He defied the grammar book on the field and his demeanour off the pitch was a lesson in achieving nirvana.

18 Apr 2019 11:43 am
MS Dhoni: Goodluck Charm, Talismanic And An Advertiser’s Delight

With success, Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s fortunes have upwardly mobile. The former Indian captain gave India a spot among the highest earners in sports and continues to match the likes of Virat Kohli, dollar-for-dollar.

18 Apr 2019 11:33 am
MS Dhoni: Why No One Can Predict The Future of This Cricketing Superman

Mahendra Singh Dhoni remains one of the greatest mysteries of world cricket. The 37-year-old continues to defy the odds with panache and no wonder that MSD will be Virat Kohli's go-to man in the Cricket World Cup

18 Apr 2019 10:41 am
A Coloured Scheme Of Things

Kerala’s IUML, known to be moderate, finds itself on the recieving end of fake news and BJP rhetoric

18 Apr 2019 10:17 am
Imran Khan's Remarks A Poll-Time 'Reverse Swing'

How the Pakistan PM queered the ­BJP/anti-BJP pitch in India

18 Apr 2019 10:01 am