Climate sceptics and hardcore scientists may differ- but - global climate change is slowly impacting the weather profile of Goa, a region actually too small to deserve any noticeable attention on the planet, but otherwise heavily urbanised.
By J M Ovelil
It is true that the Holy Bible is silent about the activities or life of Jesus Christ from the age of 13 till the age of 30 and there are sufficient evidences to prove that the young Jesus did come to India by the famous Silk Route - the ancient international highway connecting Europe and Asia - in search of learning,
By Sitaram Yechury
Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde’s comments on saffron terror at the recently concluded Chintan Shivir of the Congress in Jaipur have expectedly led to an uproar from the RSS/BJP camp.
By Karan Thapar
The beheading of an Indian soldier on the LoC and the mutilation of another were undoubtedly unacceptable and unpardonable. This was barbaric behaviour. The anger and revulsion it has provoked is understandable.
I was just ten years old when ‘Untouchable’ was published in England, so I did not discover it until I joined St Xavier’s College in Bombay in 1941. Until then I thought English literature consisted of Dickens, Thackeray, Scott, Milton, Shakespeare, and the Lake Poets and their circle---Woodsworth, Keats, Shelley, Coleridge. And Tennyson, of course
By Barkha Dutt
In the last few days the sound and fury that has amplified public anger over the killing and mutilation of two Indian jawans at the Line of Control (LoC) would have us believe that we are a country that cares deeply about our soldiers.
By Prajal Sakhardande It was a fairy tale wedding. The year was 1975.
Siddharth Bandodkar the promising and only son of Goa’s first chief minister, Bhausaheb Bandodkar wed Hindi film actress Leena Chandavarkar on December 8, 1975 at Mumbai. It made national news.