Rinpung dzong, a 15th-century monastery and fort in Paro, Bhutan (Photo: Alamy)

In the Land of Nirvana: The Many Charms Of Bhutan

A trip to Bhutan can be as meditative as it can be adventurous
Photograph by Yasir Iqbal
True Stories

Yes, We Can, And We Did!

It was a lifelong dream to complete her doctorate. When she finally did, it was with her daughter

Quartz Hill residents flee as the fire tornado moves towards Redding, California. (Courtesy Lupita Franco/Caltrans District 2)
Features

150 Minutes Of Hell: A Freak Fire Tornado Lays Waste To The Californian Landscape

Firefighters had never seen anything like it: a fire tornado that would annihilate everything in its path

Image courtesy Milind Shelte/India Today
Culturescape

Tête-à-tête With Pankaj Tripathi

Pankaj Tripathi has shot to fame with his stellar acting. Watch out for him in Sacred Games Season 2

If you drink, try to stick to moderate-drink­ing guidelines (Photo: indiapicture)
Health & Wellness

#HealthFix: Improve Your Health And Well-Being With These Easy-Do Tips

Drinking advice, healthy snacking, exercise, and more 

Conversations

We Need to Make Education a Political Issue

Raising children who can think and play a meaningful role in the world is at the core of a good education system.

Illustration by Peter Oumanski
Humour

Giggling Siblings!

In the Biblical book of Genesis, the first set of brothers was Cain and Abel, and we know how that ended—Cain murdered Abel. Don’t worry—these tales of rivalry and love from RD readers, staffers and others have happier (and funnier) endings

Illustration by Atri
Culturescape

The Last Leaf

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

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

Manu Parekh's Ode to Banaras

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

Reverse Diabetes
Health & Wellness

Reverse Diabetes

Going beyond diet and medication

What Makes The Mediterranean Diet Heart-Healthy?
Better Living

What Makes The Mediterranean Diet Heart-Healthy?

All about the benefits of a Mediterranean diet

#GoodIdeas: Easy Solutions For Better Living
Better Living

#GoodIdeas: Easy Solutions For Better Living

Quick tips to improve your everyday life

Devika Rani Through The Eyes Of Svetoslav Roerich
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Devika Rani Through The Eyes Of Svetoslav Roerich

Eminent artist, Svetoslav Roerich, three of whose paintings adorn the Central Hall of Indian Parliament, believed that portraits bring out the best of the human characteristics. Devika Rani, one of India's first superstars, was his wife and muse

It Happens Only In India| Wedding Bells At 84!
Humour

It Happens Only In India| Wedding Bells At 84!

It's never too late in the land of surprises