This year’s edition of the Human Development Report contains a set of practical recommendations.
So far, India and Nepal have provided a textbook case.
A ‘Femina’ cover recently challenged the size zero status quo in Bollywood, revived the conversation on stereotypes.
Here, the woman on the cover writes about beauty and body types in the film industry and outside.
BRICS summit signalled a more purposeful solidarity among emerging economies.
The behaviour of Shiv Sena MPs who force fed a catering supervisor fasting for Ramzan is despicable.
Soon, shoes will tell you where to go and we will all be bystanders to the internet of things.
Law against domestic violence addresses a continuing vulnerability. Tinkering isn’t an option
Modi government must first take note of how Delhi has undermined a crucial bilateral relationship.
The scope of corporate social responsibility needs to be expanded.
A South Asian union based on trade could reduce the incentive for war in the region.
To consolidate its 2014 success, the BJP must weaken the Congress.
The NDA government’s real challenge in Nepal, however, is not China.
The argument for sending juveniles to jail is based on flawed assumptions.
There are bound to be casualties of innocent people in a pitched fight in darkness.
Most Hindi serials fail to reflect political and social upheavals outside the home.
Dutch passivity after the downing of MH17 underlines it.
The PPP approach, for instance, hasn’t taken off in India so far. How can that be remedied?
Shiv Sena MPs may have acted true to party form. BJP government must take exemplary action against them.
Judicial appointments row, stoked by Katju revelations, is not about reform.