Voices

TN doesn't care if their Thalapathy is Joseph Vijay: Why does BJP's H Raja?

The BJP politician played detective by tweeting Vijay's voter ID to "prove" that he's Christian but the move has only backfired.

50 suicides in 2 months: How junior colleges in AP, Telangana are torturing students

My friend became a statistic, a contributing '1', to a large number of students from these junior colleges who kill themselves every year.

Winds of change in Telangana Cong as party plans to take on KCR in 2019

With the Congress rather uncharacteristically looking to put its house in Hyderabad in order, the first signs of a serious contest in Telangana are emerging.

This Dhanteras, should you be taking gold investment so seriously?

The fact remains, however, that gold, despite all this, is really not the best investment that you can make.

For a truly Swachh Bharat, India must look beyond building individual toilets

The need for community toilets is already recognised as part of current sanitation interventions, but is often not implemented.

By playing Hindutva game for decades, Congress helped BJP rise

In recent decades, there have been two distinct postures the Congress has struck towards the BJP.

Blog: How right is it to celebrate a birthday at an orphanage?

Perhaps by celebrating birthdays and anniversaries with these children, you are making them realise what they don't have.

Weinstein scandal: Why is sexual harassment by people in positions of power so prevalent?

Multiple allegations of sexual harassment and rape have surfaced time and again against powerful and influential men in the country.

KM Mani wants to ride the LDF boat, but it won't be easy rowing against the tide

The biggest impediment for KC (M)’s entry into LDF, however, would be the CPI, which has time and again voiced its opinion against this.

The caste politics curse that India just can't shake off

The BJP’s massive effort to woo lower castes will ultimately deepen India’s caste politics and strengthen the caste system.