Vol 7 Issue 44, Oct 28, 2016 - Nov 03, 2016.


  • Hearing others

    Hearing others

    Active listening is the key to communication. Yet most people just listen to others without appropriate response. Elayne Clift explains why people need to be heard, validated and appreciated
      Posted    23-Jan-2016    Vol 7 Issue 4
  • Kalam's artist

    Kalam's artist

    Artist Manav Gupta, who was invited to Rashtrapati Bhavan during weekends and asked to interpret A P J Abdul Kalam’s poems into paintings, tells us why the former President’s death is a loss
      Posted    10-Aug-2015    Vol 6 Issue 32
  • Maternal bond

    Maternal bond

    SOS Children's villages around the world have been bringing up orphaned children without them missing on mother's love and homely atmosphere. Shilpa Raina explains the family-based care model
      Posted    21-Jun-2014    Vol 5 Issue 25
  • Homes for girls

    Homes for girls

    Collectors in Rajasthan have been asked to adopt at least one girl by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje Scindia. Rakesh Kumar tells us how the adoption process has helped girls get a better home
      Posted    21-Jun-2014    Vol 5 Issue 25
  • Luv's an enigma

    Luv's an enigma

    What women wished they knew about love? Juhi Pande seeks an answer to the question through her book, Things Your Mother Never Told You About Love. An excerpt that concludes love as ‘strange'
      Posted    08-Feb-2014    Vol 5 Issue 6
  • Get not in knots

    Get not in knots

    Slip ups in networking sites can prove costly. So 'keep real life and virtual life separate', as some one tweeted, and be aware that wrong handling can lead to complete chaos, says Krishna
      Posted    08-Feb-2014    Vol 5 Issue 6
  • One gift fits all

    One gift fits all

    If you want to make sure that your gift is useful to whom you present it, whatever be the occasion, go pick up a ‘gift voucher’ says Azera Parveen Rahman. It will not be dumped into the attic
      Posted    14-Dec-2012    Vol 3 Issue 50
  • Bird's view

    Bird's view

    E-mailers exhibit bird-like behaviour and can be grouped into 12 avian categories, says a new study. Popular categories include the ‘compulsive woodpecker,’ and the ‘hibernating poorwill’ 
      Posted    27-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • Friends in need

    Friends in need

    Colleagues of a taxi driver, who is in a coma, are helping his family of three get a steady income by driving his cab, with 50 of them taking turns. Well, those kindhearted men live in China
      Posted    21-Sep-2012    Vol 3 Issue 38
  • Customizing babies

    Customizing babies

    India is a baby factory. The rich can now afford designer babies. Half the surrogate babies are for foreigners. So says Kishwar Desai, author of ‘Origins of Love’, to Madhusree Chatterjee  
      Posted    08-Jun-2012    Vol 3 Issue 23
  • Super sense

    Super sense

    Shah Rukh Khan admits he is no role-model and says he was ashamed of the Wankhede stadium incident after his wife and children pointed out he shouldn’t have behaved the way he did
      Posted    31-May-2012    Vol 3 Issue 21
  • Triumph of love

    Triumph of love

    Just like any Hollywood movie, a graduation ceremony in the US turned unforgettable for a young girl when her boyfriend of four years proposed marriage on stage as she collected her degree
      Posted    17-May-2012    Vol 3 Issue 19
  • Homecoming


    The homecoming of their sons after years with militants has made Kashmiri couples thank god and the government. For, in Omar Abdullah’s rule many youth are returning home, says Sheikh Qayoom
      Posted    11-May-2012    Vol 3 Issue 19
  • A love story

    A love story

    The marriage of Lila Poonawala, a celebrated corporate honcho, to Firoz is an ideal Valentine’s Day story. ‘If you commit to a relationship, give it your everything,’ she tells Sudha Menon
      Posted    11-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 6
  • Baby boomer

    Baby boomer

    Chennai-based Kamala Selvaraj has helped many childless couple have babies through her fertility techniques. In an interview to Marie Banu, she speaks about her life, profession and mission
      Posted    06-Feb-2012    Vol 3 Issue 5
  • Better news sense

    Better news sense

    TV channels restrained from ‘breaking news’ coverage of Aishwarya Rai’s baby girl, a welcome decision that was made possible through a diktat from the Broadcast Editors Association
      Posted    17-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • Wise woman

    Wise woman

    Does a windfall blow people off their feet? No, says the lone woman winner of KBC, Rahat Taslim when Shahnawaz Akhtar met her after a year. Taking Big B’s advice seriously, she is content
      Posted    10-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 45
  • All for love

    All for love

    Kanchana is a well-known social worker in Kozhikode, whose social mission is fulfilment of a vow she made to the mother of the man she loved, Moideen, who died young before they could marry
      Posted    02-Nov-2011    Vol 2 Issue 43
  • They dare

    They dare

    As more and more single women go for adoption in India now, Amrita Nandy tracks the trend that bucks the traditional norm set for family and praises the bold women for redefining motherhood
      Posted    27-Oct-2011    Vol 2 Issue 43
  • Identify the ‘enemy’

    Identify the ‘enemy’

    Wondered who ditched you on Facebook? Find out, now. FB has launched a new feature that will allow users to know who does not like them and has thus removed them from their friend list
      Posted    26-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 38
  • Date this app

    Date this app

    Love is Not Abuse is an iPhone app that helps parents make interventions when children face dating violence or digital dating abuse. It even has tips on combating the menace, says Jane Randel
      Posted    22-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 38
  • A hopeful search

    A hopeful search

    An Australian couple’s search for their son, who went missing in Rishikesh six years ago, is a testament of their enduring hope, against odds. Vishal Gulati, who met the parents, says that many foreigners have simply vanished from the area
      Posted    15-Sep-2011    Vol 2 Issue 37