Words To Live (Longer and Better) By

There's an old saying: "It's not about adding years to your life but adding life to your years." So how can you feel -- and look -- younger at any age? Read on for experts' top findings.
Voices & Views

Time to Read

Karuna Ezara Parikh on her magical affair with books

True Stories

A Woman's Quest To Clean Varanasi's Ghats

Her crusade to clean Varanasi's ghats has added a shine to the holy city.

Art of Living

A Hearty Christmas Feast

The magic of the season is in dining together

Health & Wellness

10 Ways to Make Your Vitamins Work Better

You take supplements to boost your overall health. Here's how to get the most out of every pill

Voices & Views

Lost & Found

Matter cannot be lost or destroyed - only misplaced

Illustration By Keshav Kapil
Voices & Views

How do you decide the value of a human life?

Isn't a woman much more than a wife, homemaker or mother? How do we decide the value of a human life and is it based simply on one's earning capacity?

Home

Breathing Easy in the Time of Toxic Air

Clear the air of indoor toxics

Humour

Indians on Mars

Picnicking in space like a desi

Museum of Chance (2014), by Dayanita Singh. Mobile museum. Image courtesy: Dayanita Singh
Books and Culture

Inside the Museum of Chance

Dayanita Singh leaves her images open-ended to allow viewers to build their own stories.

What We Saw During A Visit To Kolkata's Largest Red Light Area
Books and Culture

What We Saw During A Visit To Kolkata's Largest Red Light Area

Ashok Alexander, who headed the the Gates Foundation's HIV/AIDS prevention programme Avahan for over 10 years, speaks about what he observed and learnt during his visits to brothels in Sonagachi, in his new book A Stranger Truth.

The Season of Love, Laughs and Magic
How to give meaningful gifts
Art of Living

How to give meaningful gifts

A primer on how to give the perfect present

How I ticked off George Harrison
True Stories

How I ticked off George Harrison

… and got into Martin Scorsese’s film on the third Beatle 35 years later

Why I Became A Teacher
True Stories

Why I Became A Teacher

An educator remembers her mentors with transformative superpowers