Vol 9 Issue 43, Oct 19, 2018 - Oct 25, 2018.


  • Holistic health

    Holistic health

    A visit to the famous Kottakal Arya Vaidya Sala in Kerala confirms Syeda Hameed’s faith in India’s indigenous systems of medicine as she finds that health is the only mantra at the hospital
      Posted    12-Jul-2013    Vol 4 Issue 28
  • A new blend

    A new blend

    Mixing coffee with books? Some were skeptical when the first book café was opened in New Delhi by Full Circle and Café Turtle in 1999. But now there are too many such cafes, says Shilpa Raina
      Posted    12-Jul-2013    Vol 4 Issue 28
  • More to a call

    More to a call

    Phone-in helpline, particularly for women, cannot really help victims if people do not have trust, says Pamela Philipose, making an assessment of the concept that is yet to catch up in India
      Posted    05-Jul-2013    Vol 4 Issue 27
  • No child’s play

    No child’s play

    School students in Delhi joined hands with cancer survivors this summer, forgoing leisure trips to plan a dance and drama concert to raise funds for an NGO working for children with cancer
      Posted    05-Jul-2013    Vol 4 Issue 27
  • Cycling Yogi

    Cycling Yogi

    For them, heritage and cycling are two sides of a coin. Calling themselves ‘Cycling Yogis’, they pedal to historic places and share notes on Facebook. P C Vinoj Kumar meets the group leader
      Posted    05-Jul-2013    Vol 4 Issue 27
  • Great getaway

    Great getaway

    At Guadeloupe in the French Caribbean, visitors can feel the flavor of India even while savoring the blend of natural beauty, French history and Creole culture that it offers, says Arun Kumar
      Posted    28-Jun-2013    Vol 4 Issue 26
  • A textile hub

    A textile hub

    Not many know of Ichalkaranji, which locals call ‘Manchester of India’. Sudhamahi Regunathan visits the textile town in Maharashtra that makes cloth used by many international fashion brands
      Posted    28-Jun-2013    Vol 4 Issue 26
  • Life’s a stage

    Life’s a stage

    The life of young Assamese theatre actor-activist, Rayanti Rabha, was more dramatic than any play that had she acted. Abdul Gani tells us how she overcame personal tragedies and prejudices
      Posted    21-Jun-2013    Vol 4 Issue 25
  • Thrill on hill

    Thrill on hill

    Mountain bikers, a new breed of urban thrill seekers, are riding through some treacherous routes, thanks to the Himalayan Adventure Sports and Tourism Promotion Association, says Shilpa Raina
      Posted    21-Jun-2013    Vol 4 Issue 25
  • Lone travelers

    Lone travelers

    Women are now travelling to exotic and unexplored locales, all alone. Azera Parveen Rahman tracks the trend in the context of more travel clubs for women coming up to guide the adventurists
      Posted    14-Jun-2013    Vol 4 Issue 24
  • TV’s underbelly

    TV’s underbelly

    Women should be extra careful about devious agents and fake producers while scouting for work in the television industry, says Surekha Kadapa-Bose, suggesting the existence of ‘casting-couch’
      Posted    07-Jun-2013    Vol 4 Issue 23
  • A great revival

    A great revival

    The dream of reviving Nalanda university, the ancient seat of learning, will come true in 2014 as the project started in 2006 is on course with Amartya Sena at the helm, says Ranjana Narayan
      Posted    31-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 22
  • Against the flow

    Against the flow

    Bilquis Mir has been rowing, against the flow of social waters, to set many records. With an uncertain future ahead, the 28-year-old wants Kashmiris to support the daughters, says Sana Altaf
      Posted    31-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 22
  • Hope for hapless

    Hope for hapless

    Taking a cue from the Supreme Court, a man is trying to restore dignity to widows in Varanasi and Vrindavan, who lead a pathetic life. Aasha Khosa checks out what Bindeshwar Pathak is up to
      Posted    25-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 21
  • Free women

    Free women

    Rajasthan’s 50 per cent reservation for women in local bodies has done wonders at the grassroots level, enabling many a women to discard the veil in the feudal rural society, says Abha Sharma
      Posted    25-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 21
  • Musical ties

    Musical ties

    Tagore’s legacy may now save Indo-China ties. A dulcimer player, Liu Yuening, has made a Chinese transcription of Tagore’s songs and is playing with Indian musicians, says Biswajit Choudhury
      Posted    25-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 21
  • Freedom town

    Freedom town

    A small town in US is gearing up for an event that will remind all of a turning point in the history of democracy - Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg address. Arun Kumar explains its significance
      Posted    17-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 20
  • Tracking NRIs

    Tracking NRIs

    A drive through 50 countries in six continents by two adventurists will help document the story of Indians settled abroad, says Azera Parveen Rahman, adding that there are 25 million NRIs
      Posted    17-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 20
  • Glorious heights

    Glorious heights

    In the violence-affected north eastern state of Manipur, two women, Hatlhing Doungel and Grace Zamnu, members of the Autonomous District Councils, are doing a fine job, says Ninglun Hanghal
      Posted    17-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 20
  • Kidding kids

    Kidding kids

    Advertisements targeting children are not regulated by laws, say Lavanya R Fischer and Devadatt Kamat, wondering why India is not playing a pro-active role in barring ads preying on ignorance
      Posted    10-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 19
  • Pickers’ pick

    Pickers’ pick

    The lives of waste pickers in Pune changed after they formed a union, through which they not only fight for better wages but also ensure that their children go to school, says Suchismita Pai
      Posted    10-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 19
  • Big goals

    Big goals

    A set of young girls in a sleepy hamlet in Assam stuck to their passion, playing soccer, despite societal disapproval. Today, many of them have brought fame to their village, says Abdul Gani
      Posted    10-May-2013    Vol 4 Issue 19
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