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The Lesson They Won’t Learn

The decision of the BJP government in Karnataka to allow the teaching of The Bhagvad Gita in government schools has created an uproar in the state. Already, the High Court has sent a notice to the…

Black Pika Sighted

This is the first reported sighting of the Black Pika on the Indian Subcontinent. Closely related to rabbits and hares, the animal was first discovered in the Yunan province of China in 2000.…

Lost World

Nearly 287 wildlife enthusiasts have come together to search for amphibian species in India not spotted since their first sighting. Titled ‘The Lost Amphibians of India’ (LAI), the project has nearly…

Not in Our Nave

It began when Rector Savio Barreto of Goa’s most famous shrine, the Basilica de Bom Jesus, said he would “enforce modesty” in the church by banning photography and swathing under-dressed tourists…

Rishi’s Edgy New Role

They don’t make actors like Rishi Kapoor anymore. The 50-something star who’s as busy as his son Ranbir these days has been shuttling between London and Diu lately, where he’s shooting for Housefull…

Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

‘Let me tell you about the very rich,’ wrote F Scott Fitzgerald, ‘They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early, and it does something to them, makes them soft where we are hard,…

Family Reunion, Filmi Style

With the likely success of Delhi Belly, there’s an unlikely, quiet interest gathering around the Roy Kapur brothers, two of who, Siddharth and Kunaal, worked on the comedy together. Kunaal, the film’…

Five of My Favourites

In these troubled times, if you’re looking for solace in the movies, here, in no particular order, are some of my favourite ones: The Rules of the Game Jean Renoir (1939) This movie is a standard…

HTC Flyer

It won’t kill the iPad, but this is the best Android tablet around Not another Android tablet, you say. This one, though, is well worth a look, especially if you don’t want an Apple product. Its USP…

Our Inner Neanderthal

The interaction between modern humans and our Neanderthal cousins has been a source of much debate, scientific or otherwise. Till recently, the consensus was that they might have lived side by side…