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Covid didn’t kill cities, why was that prophecy so alluring?

July 13, 2021 10:42 am

In America, it has been like a virus strain mutating to the moment: Surely disease will kill cities, or congestion will, or corruption, or suburbanization, or fiscal crises, or technology, or crime, or terrorism, or this pandemic (unlike all the pandemics that came before it).

There was another India, reveals a new database of periodicals published between 1857-1947

November 30, 2019 12:05 pm

The database is a reminder that the big contentious debates of Indian spiritual, political, economic and social life are not often accurately reflected in the big, and conventional figures we all study or distilled in books. They surface as powerful undercurrents in a variety of genres and forms.

Hacking of car's internal computers can kill millions, risk national security: Expert

November 21, 2017 3:51 pm

Car hacking should be considered a national security issue, as hackers can "kill millions" of people using hijacked cars, warned an expert.

What's good for the heart? Marriage, researchers say

March 28, 2014 7:00 pm

Study suggests married folks have fewer heart problems compared to singles.

Through the Rear Window

January 12, 2014 4:58 am

A workshop on Alfred Hitchcock will critique his iconic films and validate his style of being the Master of Suspense.

Against All Odds

November 30, 2013 5:10 am

Despite its many problems,the robustness of India’s democracy comes from its political system.

US death row inmate's wish to donate kidney,heart sparks debate on ethics

November 16, 2013 2:36 am

Phillips,40,wants to give relatives a kidney before he is put to death and his heart afterward.

IIT-B inches towards American dream,sends plan for campus in NYC

November 02, 2011 2:12 am

The Indian Institute of Technology,Bombay,is one step closer to becoming the first Indian institution to have a campus in the United States.

Two Americans get prize for study of policy effects

October 11, 2011 12:45 am

Nobel prize in economic science was awarded to Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims.

Play the Tape

September 19, 2011 12:08 am

Installation artist Aakash Nihalani works with an unusual medium — paper tape.