Monday, Jan 30, 2023



Love whisky paired with cigar? Here's a fest where you can indulge

January 29, 2016 1:54 pm

In its maiden edition, Indulge will feature 46 labels, 20 distilleries and eight experts around the world who will talk about cigars and whiskies.

Cigar smoking not a safe alternative

April 24, 2015 1:14 pm

If you thought smoking cigars is less harmful than smoking cigarettes, your are wrong.

King’s Gambit

December 18, 2011 3:23 am

With Viswanathan Anand drawing 21 of his last 27 games,questions are being raised over his form and preparedness for the World Chess Championship bout in May next year. Raakesh Natraj finds out if there is more to the ‘no results’ streak than meets the eye.

Latest News

Chennai News Live Updates: Elaborate arrangements underway in Puducherry for G20 conference today

Updated: January 30, 2023 09:23 IST

Chennai News Live Updates: As India assumed the Presidency of the G20 for one year from Dec 1, 2022, to Nov 30, 2023, over 200 meetings will be held across the country, including one in Puducherry.

Ragi poori to jowar upma, Parliament gets a new millet menu

Updated: January 30, 2023 09:15 IST

The millet dishes will be available in all Parliament canteens and will be delivered to MPs in the Central Hall.

After state executive, BJP Delhi district meetings to begin this week

January 30, 2023 09:12 IST

This will be followed by more meetings down to the booth level. The BJP will assess MCD results and the way forward for the 2024 Lok Sabha and 2025 Assembly elections.

BTech only UG programme in country with dip in admission, lowest in 5 years: Govt survey

Updated: January 30, 2023 09:10 IST

According to the latest edition of The All India Higher Education Survey (AISHE) released last night student enrollment in engineering programmes in the regular (or full-time) mode has dropped by 10% from 40.85 lakh in 2016-17 to 36.63 lakh in 2020-21, even as overall admission numbers have increased in all other programmes at the Bachelor’s level.

Pathaan box office collection Day 5: Shah Rukh Khan film continues breaking records, likely to cross Rs 500 cr mark globally

January 30, 2023 09:09 IST

Pathaan box office collection day 5: Shah Rukh Khan's film records a staggering first weekend, here's how much it earned.

Rajni Bakshi writes: Gandhi needs to be understood beyond binaries of love and hate

Updated: January 30, 2023 09:07 IST

His striving for 'swaraj' generated an energy that flowed far and touched other lives

Mahesh Vyas writes: Why the job shortage is for real

Updated: January 30, 2023 09:05 IST

There is no dearth of data on the Indian labour markets. There is no credibility problem with any of the large household survey based datasets on the subject either.

Welfare schemes will falter in the absence of accurate population data

Updated: January 30, 2023 09:03 IST

The Census is necessary since it forms the basis of all the plans and programmes that the government wants to implement. Postponing the Census has immediate and long-term negative consequences for India. The government should take urgent steps to conduct the Census

Watch: Rahul Dravid passes it on to Prithvi Shaw to congratulate India U-19 Women’s World Cup winning team

January 30, 2023 09:03 IST

Senior women's team members can also be seen shouting and dancing after the under-19 team's historic win.

Post-matric Scholarship Scheme: Punjab govt sitting on its share of PMSS fee

January 30, 2023 09:02 IST

The Centre will release its share after the state releases its portion. In Punjab, the total liability of the scheme comes to around Rs 380 crore annually.