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Diabetes: What's New and What's Next

Diabetes is an international health emergency ... but here’s the good news: Amazing breakthroughs offer winning strategies for diabetics today. Here are six that are already here or on the way.
Illustration By Atri
True Stories

Photographs and Memories

Moments shared between mother and daughter with an old photo album opens up a well of emotions.

Features

In Conversation With Shyam Benegal

Shyam Benegal on the debates in our campuses and beyond, and the issues highlighted by his films

Art of Living

A Beginner's Guide To Borrowing

Taking a loan isn't ideal. How to do it if you must

Features

Travel to these 5 Indian cities for Christmas celebrations

From carnivals and carols to local flavours and feasts, try these year-end destinations across the country

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Books and Culture

A Mental Health Specialist Opens Up About Her Struggles With Depression

One way that Depression and all its other tricky friends erode our lives is by making our tribe crumble and collapse. Like dementors, they suck the happiness out of our souls and make us feel locked up in our misery, distant and withdrawn from the rest of the world

Voices & Views

Should the court's authority extend to deciding what one wears?

Can the court assume the moral role of telling men and women what is appropriate to wear? Does this in any way infringe upon the sphere of personal freedom?

Books and Culture

A Look At Shashi Tharoor's Bookshelf

The politician and former international civil servant shares his ten favourite books.

Humour

How To Be A Movie Icon

You need these qualities to be a movie star in India—acting talent is for losers!

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