Thursday, Dec 18, 2014



Guilty pleasures
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

An apple or a brownie? If you choose the former 100-calorie food over the latter 800-calorie one, how do you quantify the loss of pleasure?

Reached. Good night
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

The Sunday Express takes five cabs through five cities to find nights run on trust

What the world is reading
Sun, Dec 14, 2014

Suzman was responding to actress Meera Syal’s plea for theatres to do more to cater to Asian audiences.

What the world is reading: ‘Misguided’
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

Some Republicans criticised the news media’s coverage of Lauten’s comments, calling the attention politically biased.

Sheer LaBoeuf
Sun, Dec 07, 2014

The strange case of Shia LaBoeuf keeps getting stranger.

What the world is reading: ‘Sexual predator’
Sun, Nov 30, 2014

“Blanc’s misogynistic ‘pick up techniques’ directly exploit vulnerable men who buy into rape culture and end up believing that this is an appropriate way to behave”.

I am Woman
Sun, Nov 16, 2014

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY’s topless cover is another example this year of women reclaiming their bodies

What the world is reading: ‘Intellectual bankruptcy’
Sun, Nov 09, 2014

One of the world’s most powerful literary agents, Andrew Wylie, pulled no punches in a recent criticism of Amazon.

What the world is reading: ‘A desire to rethink issues’
Sun, Nov 02, 2014

Francis said at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on October 27, after unveiling a bust of his predecessor Pope Benedict XVI.

What the world is reading: What were you thinking, Mr Nadella?
Sun, Oct 26, 2014

Nadella had suggested that women not need not ask for raises and have “faith” that the “system” would reward them

What the world is reading: ‘My body, my choice’
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

The actress features on the magazine’s cover of the November issue and stated that she had nothing to say sorry for.

Training day
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

Singh is among seven guards being coached under a unique project where mongrels in Lodi Garden are being trained to become guard dogs.

What the world is reading: ‘Assassinating’ Obama
Sun, Oct 05, 2014

Written by Ronald Kessler, the story details recent security lapses such as when “an armed contractor with a criminal record” rode an elevator with Obama.

Now Streaming: Trending videos of the week
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

Catchup with the top trending videos of the week right here.

Most popular videos: Man dives into an exploding volcano, Kanye West sparks a controversy
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Rapper Kanye West demanded that his disabled fans should stand up during his shows. George Kournounis, an explorer dived deep into the 2,000 year old Marum crater.

Trending videos of the week
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Catch up with the most trending videos of the week.

What the world is reading
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

See what the world is reading.

From Washington, this group monitors global jihadist network
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

The shocking footage of photojournalist James Foley slaughtered by an extremist was first spotted by SITE.

Explained: A vote and a union in trouble
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

According to BBC, if Scotland were to get a ‘geographical share’ based on the median line, about 90 per cent of UK’s oil would be under Scottish jurisdiction.

Now Streaming: Trending videos of the week
Mon, Sep 15, 2014

Giant spider dog You’re waiting for an elevator. The door slides open and you scream upon seeing a giant tarantula feasting upon a man. That’s the sort of scene you’ll find in the viral video where Polish prankster S A Wardega, who’s been doing a series of videos with horror references, dresses a dog in […]

Now Streaming
Sun, Aug 24, 2014

Nicki Minaj‘s new video for her song Anaconda, out at midnight on August 20, has taken social media by storm.

What the world is reading
Sun, Aug 24, 2014

Strauss notes that another study has found that “viewers of Game of Thrones and House of Cards are less likely to believe in a just world”.

Explained: Kurdish military forces, ISIS and the Dam
Tue, Aug 19, 2014

The peshmarga were formally organised as a national fighting force after the fall of the Ottoman Empire post World War I.

What the world is reading: The ‘wrong’ body?
Sun, Aug 10, 2014

Tackling the problem of how women are shamed about their bodies in the professional ballet world.

Sonia told me Priyanka would write her biography, says Natwar Singh
Thu, Sep 04, 2014

Singh said that he had, on several occasions, suggested to Sonia Gandhi that she should write her autobiography.

Revealed: Israel’s Iron Dome anti-missile defence system
Tue, Aug 05, 2014

The Iron Dome anti-missile defence system has a nearly 90% success rate in intercepting Gaza rockets.

From children of Gaza to first taste of chocolate: Top three viral videos this week
Sun, Aug 03, 2014

The children of Gaza — Jon Snow On his return from Gaza last week, Jon Snow — the face of Channel 4 News — recorded a three-and-a-half-minute video titled “The children of Gaza”. The video, which has created much controversy, features haunting images of young children seriously injured in the ongoing conflict between Hamas and […]

Waste on wheels
Sun, Jul 20, 2014

A day in the life of: Virender Singh, 51, a safai karamchari at New Delhi Railway Station

Starship enterprise of the sea
Sun, Jul 06, 2014

Rougerie has previously built underwater habitats, laboratories, educative sea centres and subaquatic museums.

What the world is reading
Sun, Jun 29, 2014

“Stephen King’s latest novel, Mr Mercedes, will leave you more afraid of the guy next door than of ghosts and ghouls," writes Stephanie Merritt.

Now streaming: The Beygancy – Saturday Night Live
Sun, May 11, 2014

Garfield even encounters Rihanna fans, including 24 star Kiefer Sutherland, who try to help him escape.

Love calls at metro station
Sun, May 11, 2014

The first condom vending machine in Delhi’s underground network invites many glances, few takers

Figure this: Gender and identity
Sat, Apr 19, 2014

In a landmark judgment, SC recognised transgenders as the third sex; the move reflects a growing wave of recognition of the rights of transgenders internationally.

‘Discrimination no longer my favourite word… finally, we have a foot in the door’
Wed, Apr 16, 2014

Transgender charities said a milestone had been reached in their fight against marginalisation in society.

Lawfully Ours
Sun, Jan 05, 2014

The Budget Session of Parliament convened for 32 days between February 21 and May 8.

Pulling a fast one
Sun, Dec 22, 2013

Some publications have even noted that 2013 was the ‘year of the hunger strike