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


  • Exodus dammed

    Exodus dammed

    A NGO’s effort to build dams in a rain shadow region in Maharashtra stopped the annual exodus of people in search of livelihood elsewhere. Sameena Dalwai tells the Manndeshi success story
      Posted    21-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 12
  • Wheels on rent

    Wheels on rent

    From bicycles to superbikes to luxury cars, you can take on rent your dream vehicle from a Hyderabad-based company that now plans to set shop in six other Indian cities, says Mohammed Shafeeq
      Posted    14-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 11
  • Kindling khadi

    Kindling khadi

    Khadi needs to be pushed to a level beyond the ‘heritage’ and ‘fashion statement’ branding to widen its appeal, the head of Moral Fibre Fabrics that supplies khadi to Hollywood tells Nivedita
      Posted    14-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 11
  • Cleaning wins

    Cleaning wins

    Chandigarh’s inability to collect, segregate and dispose solid waste daily impelled it to lose the cleanest city status to Mysore, which has a greater citizen participation, says Manu Moudgil
      Posted    14-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 11
  • Born bad?

    Born bad?

    Is it all in the genes? Baddies are born rather than made, say some researchers in Canada, while others say that the growth environment of an individual too plays a role, says Nishant Arora 
      Posted    07-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 10
  •  Woman's tales

    Woman's tales

    Easterine Kire took refuge in stories and storytelling from the gun battles, night ambushes and aggression in Nagaland. Ninglun Hanghal profiles the woman who has penned 25 books since 1982  
      Posted    07-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 10
  • Ills of Ilizarov

    Ills of Ilizarov

    Ilizarov surgery is being done since 1950s to fix infected non-union of bones. But its misuse for cosmetic purposes, to gain height, is causing concern, say Rupesh Dutta and Nishant Arora
      Posted    07-Mar-2016    Vol 7 Issue 10
  • Driving ahead

    Driving ahead

    Women suffering abuse at home and workplace have managed to steer their way out and hit the road of independence and prosperity thanks to Humsafar, an NGO launched by activist Arundhati Dhuru
      Posted    29-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 9
  • Summer special

    Summer special

    Well-known herbal beauty expert, Shahnaz Husain warns us against ultraviolet rays and gives tips to protect the skin from suntan, sunburn, using moisturising and sunscreen creams effectively
      Posted    29-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 9
  • Treatment & spa

    Treatment & spa

    You might have heard of spa treatment but now you can visit a spa if you are on treatment at this hospital in Kochi. Sanu George finds out how Elizabeth Chacko opened her spa at Aster Medcity
      Posted    29-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 9
  • Storming celluloid

    Storming celluloid

    Infusing life into popular Hindi music by giving it a Bollywood spin has now become a trend, says Natalia Ningthoujam, reeling out a list of the songs that have made it to some recent films
      Posted    22-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 8
  • White revolution

    White revolution

    National Dairy Development Board is helping a million farmers in 15 states by enabling them make a profit of Rs 15 to 20 in a litre of milk, its chairman T Nanda Kumar tells Nityanand Shukla
      Posted    22-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 8
  • Cinema city

    Cinema city

    Historians have nothing to dig in Chandigarh. But Bollywood has been finding heroes in the relatively new city. ‘Neerja’ is the third film inspired by someone from there, says Jaideep Sarin
      Posted    15-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 7
  • View from above

    View from above

    Taking her first paramotor ride over Guwahati, Natalia Ningthoujam turns nostalgic. She was in the city after 20 years for a cultural festival and notes that two good things have not changed
      Posted    08-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 6
  • Moving kitchens

    Moving kitchens

    Street food is staging a comeback in Kerala after a lull, says Sanu George, who finds the modern van-turned-kitchen to be clean with facilities ensuring that the food is cheap and hygienic  
      Posted    08-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 6
  • Firm child

    Firm child

    One thing that the civilized world admires in Irom Sharmila is her refusal to give up the fight. Even as a child she was very firm, says a book on her by Anubha Bhonsle. Here is an excerpt
      Posted    08-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 6
  • Cure all

    Cure all

    Since nearly 18 % of India’s rural population has no access to health care now, experts explore the underlying challenges of delivering on the promise of “health for all”, says Vivek Ratnakar
      Posted    02-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 5
  • Rural service

    Rural service

    Giving up a corporate job, Sanchaita Gajapati Raju - activist, lawyer, political scientist and filmmaker - works in villages. Clean drinking water and sanitation are her priorities, she says
      Posted    02-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 5
  • Intriguing palace

    Intriguing palace

    Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, which is now a Taj group property, has been named the best hotel. Head there to revel in the luxury of a bygone era and have a royal feel, says Somrita Ghosh
      Posted    02-Feb-2016    Vol 7 Issue 5
  • Sweet Punjab

    Sweet Punjab

    On the highways of Punjab, motorists stop at places where local farmers make fresh jaggery or gur and also shakkar (powdered gur), says Jaideep Sarin capturing the season’s taste and flavour
      Posted    23-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 4
  • Embers of cloth

    Embers of cloth

    Despite modern heating gadgets flooding the market, Kashmiris still use Kangri, which is an earthen pot filled with red-hot charcoal. They even carry it inside their dress, says Shamshad Ali
      Posted    16-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 3
  • Saviour CM

    Saviour CM

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is winning hearts. In the latest, he got a surgery done on a four-year-old girl to remove a football size tumour from her head, says Mohit Dubey
      Posted    16-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 3
  • Monday, October 22, 2018