Thursday , 21 March 2019


Wanted: Diamond Bachelors for Leftover Ladies

By Jia You
Li Yan squeezes through the crowd to arrive at a string of colourful brochures flying above the lawn outside Hangzhou Stadium. Without wiping the sweat off her neck, the 53-year-old takes out a piece of paper and hangs it beside a pink brochure. A woman near her reads the hand-written message on it. 

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‘I Am a Prisoner of Conscience’

By Tripti Nath
She is India’s best known face of peaceful protest. For almost 11 years, Manipur-based Irom Sharmila has been making daily demand for peace and withdrawal of the draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from her state by being on a fast-unto-death until the Act is repealed.

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The Retribution

By J M Ovelil
It was then, Avinash a teacher, from a school in Rajasthan approached him complaining about the malpractices in the private school run jointly by one Rev John and a Mr Takkur Prem Kumar.

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‘Goan audiences are incredible’

What inspired you to become a DJ?
I had a love for music ever since I can remember. In school I would often DJ at events and this further fuelled my passion for music. I knew that this was my calling when my brother entered this field. So I too decided to become a DJ.

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