By Ambikanand Sahay
All those who are viewing the Sania-Shoaib saga with jaundiced eyes may not be well-conversant with Indian scriptures or, for that matter, history. Nor are they aware of the subtle socio-cultural changes that have been taking place in post-modern India.
By Dhananjaya Bhat
Built in 1511 (five-hundred-years-ago) the Suralu palace, 40 kilometres from the temple town of Udupi in Karnataka, is the only standing example of a mud palace in India. But the sad fact is that it has been sadly neglected as an architectural treasure and may fall to pieces in a matter of decades.
By Kamayani Bali-Mahabal
The Supreme Court (SC) of India recently suggested legalising prostitution as a solution to the reality that, despite a raft of law, there is a rapid proliferation of the sex trade.
By Tomazinho Cardozo
In every society the culture, conduct and values are very strongly related to the language spoken. Literature is the mirror of culture in society and literature is based on language which plays a main part in man’s socialisation.
By Dr Kasturi Desai
This year by the end of March itself the temperature rose closely up to 40º F. As a result of extensive tree cutting for urbanisation and developmental activities, one is witnessing a change in the Goan climate.
By Khushwant Singh
With the voluntary confessions of Kasab in Mumbai and Headley in Chicago we have a near complete picture of the personnel and planning, which went into the meticulously carried out carnage that took place in Mumbai on November 26, 2008.
By Meher Castelino
There are seaside resorts around the world but I don’t think many can beat the beauty of the Gold Coast in Brisbane, Australia where the Surfer’s Paradise is one of the most popular spots. Our visit to Australia had to have the Gold Coast marked into our program.
By Nicholas Morine
If you live in a warm climate for most of the year or are taking a vacation way down south, it is important to ensure that your wardrobe is suitable.
By Kennedy D’Silva
India has always been in the limelight as great organisers of mega sports events including the recently held FIH world cup hockey, the 2010 Commonwealth Games that are due to be held in Delhi in October.