illustration by Priya Kuriyan

The Day I Stopped Being an Indian

That wrenching feeling of signing your nationality away
Voices & Views

Silence in a World of Noise

Technology made our lives more interesting. Now it's drowning us in an awful din.

Art of Living

12 Healthy Food Myths Busted

Before you make the switch to diet snacks, read between the labels

Illustration by Anirban Ghosh
Features

English Words of Indian Origin

Who would have thought the origin of these words lay in India

Illustration by Atri
Books and Culture

The Last Leaf

The master storyteller narrates a moving tale ... with a twist

Health & Wellness

Muscle Up Your Immunity

The link between immunity and longevity is getting stronger. Here are some expert-recommended secrets that will keep you strong and healthy

Illustration by Cécile Gariépy
True Stories

Won't You Be My Neighbour-and BFF?

After moving to the suburbs, I felt forlorn and friendless. That’s when I spotted her across the street—cool and confident, taking out the recycling

Photo by Tejinder Singh
Books and Culture

Mridula Koshy's Library Favourites

Mridula Koshy is a writer and library movement activist. Her short story collection If It Is Sweet won the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize. Her first novel Not Only The Things That Have Happened released in 2012 and her latest, Bicycle Dreaming, in 2016. She runs The Community Library Project, which advocates for free, publicly owned, open-to-all libraries.

Humour

World's Dumbest Criminals

Unbelievable tales of bad judgement, timing and just plain stupidity

Banaras in Blue by Manu Parekh, Acrylic on canvas, 48 x 120 inches, 2006. Image courtesy: Saffronart.
Books and Culture

Manu Parekh's Ode to Banaras

The award-winning artist captures the ancient city's many shades of blue.   

The Unforgettable Field Marshal Cariappa
Features

The Unforgettable Field Marshal Cariappa

A tribute to the legendary army man who embodied the courage and valour of the Indian soldier

A Lone Warrior Fights The Good Fight Against Caste-Based Oppression And Discrimination
True Stories

A Lone Warrior Fights The Good Fight Against Caste-Based Oppression And Discrimination

Degree Prasad Chouhan is a brave defender of the marginalized in the troubled state of Chhattisgarh

Voting in the Digital Age
Voices & Views

Voting in the Digital Age

Coming up: The greatest reality show on earth

The Last Stand Of The Avengers
Books and Culture

The Last Stand Of The Avengers

April 2019 promises to be an exciting month for followers of books, films, entertainment shows and sports events

Leap of Faith
Features

Leap of Faith

To take her fear of heights head-on she skydives. Read what happened next