Opinion

Recall Frontier Gandhi

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Vaccine politics

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Filthy air?

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Politics of prohibition

Friday, 23 October 2020
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Analysis

Dangerous delay

Saturday, 24 October 2020

An exaggerated Clampdown

Saturday, 24 October 2020

A timely innovation

Friday, 23 October 2020

An ancient, crumbling city

Friday, 23 October 2020
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Entertainment

'A Suitable Boy' heroine Tanya Maniktala drew from family's past for role

Sunday, 25 October 2020

Budding actress Tanya Maniktala felt a personal connection with many Partition plot points in A Suitable Boy, the Mira Nair web series where she has a starring role and which has currently made her a talking point. Tanya grew up with stories from her grandfather, who is originally from Lahore, about...

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Agenda

The Return of Delhi Smog

Sunday, 25 October 2020

As the world battles a pandemic this year, the smog situation in Delhi can wreak havoc on public health, writes Sonal Shukla, as she details...

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Dussehra of Kulasekaranpatinam, Tuticorin

Sunday, 25 October 2020

Signifying the triumph of good over evil, Dussehra is celebrated with much gusto and fanfare and in several forms and almost all parts of India. The...

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A super thriller on anti-terror ops

Sunday, 18 October 2020

BATLA HOUSE: An Encounter That Shook the Nation Author: Karnal Singh Publisher: Rupa, Rs 295 Batla House enlists the details of an anti-terror operation and lives in uniform....

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Hard task ahead for charismatic Jacinda

Sunday, 25 October 2020

At a time when right-wing parties have a field day around the world, Jacinda Ardern has led the centre-left Labour Party to a historic victory....

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Astroturf: Season of empowerment

Sunday, 25 October 2020

At the outset, I greet the valuable readers on the solemn occasion of Shardeya Navaratri, which ends today, following a nine days of intense prayer...

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Features

Faith on your sleeve

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Millennials are embracing religious and spiritual tattoos like that of Maa Durga and lord Ram. By Team Viva During these challenging and unprecedented times, we have...

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Covid-19 a double blow for chronic disease patients in India: Study

Saturday, 24 October 2020

Researchers have revealed that Covid-19 pandemic came as a double blow for people with non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes, cancer, respiratory problems or cardiovascular...

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Mirzapur 2 as good or bad as 1

Sunday, 25 October 2020

Mirzapur 2        Amazon Prime Video *ing: Pankaj Tripathi, Divyenndu Sharmaa, Ali Fazal, Shweta Tripathi, Harshita Gaur, Rasika Dugal, Rajesh Tailang, Sheeba Chadha, Anjum Sharma, Vijay Varma...

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Talktime | ‘It’s a matter of perception on how to value artwork’

Sunday, 25 October 2020

Suman Mukhopadhyay | The National Award winner director’s film Nazarband is being showcased at the 25th Busan International Film Festival. He speaks with Shalini Saksena...

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Dauntless picks

Sunday, 25 October 2020

There are many workers who risk their lives just so that we can keep going. They are mostly never noticed. Women waste pickers are among...

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For a safe and secure future

Wednesday, 21 October 2020

There is a dire need for skilled cyber security professionals as with every passing day, new online attacks are being coined that are more harmful...

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CM opens newly-constructed Seelampur-Shastri Park flyover

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | Staff Reporter

The Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday inaugurated the newly-constructed Seelampur-Shastri Park flyover, which will be a major relief to commuters between Welcome in northeast Delhi and Kashmere Gate and Delhi Uttar Pradesh border. Congratulating the people of Delhi and the Public Works Department (PWD) officials and engineers for the completion...

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NEP for maximum benefit of students: Guv

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | Staff Reporter

Governor Anandiben Patel has said that the building structures of the new university should be built high rise. Special efforts should be made by marking the universities of the State for a place in the list of top universities of the country. Stress should be laid on making arrangements for...

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Campaign gains steam for Baleswar, Tirtol by-polls

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | PNS

The campaign by the State’s major political parties BJD, BJP and Congress for the Assembly by-elections to the Baleswar Sadar and Tirtol constituencies has gained momentum ahead of the polling scheduled on November 3. In view of the Covid-19 guidelines, leaders are trying to woo the voters through various mediums, including...

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Time for rituals with a spurt of fanfarex

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | PNS

The steel city is gripped with the spirit of Durga Puja festivities. The festival marks the triumph of good over evil — battle of Goddess Durga with Mahishasura and her emerging victorious. With creative pandals adoring, Jamshedpur has turned into a walking art gallery. From the well thought out themes of...

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Yogi govt’s crackdown on mafia augurs well for tranquility of UP

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | PNS

The Yogi Adityanath government’s crackdown on the mafiosi in the state has left such elements running for their lives. Many of them are behind the bars and their illegal properties have been demolished, showing them the place they belong to. In an official communiqué released on Saturday, the government spokesman said...

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Recovery rate surges past 90% in U’khand

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | PNS

With increased recoveries and reduction in number of fresh cases the recovery percentage of Covid-19 in Uttarakhand crossed 90 percent mark on Saturday. The authorities discharged 451 patients of the disease on the day after their recovery following which the recovery percent became 90.05 percent in the state. Meanwhile 359...

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C'garh notifies amendments in new Industrial Policy

Saturday, 24 October 2020 | Staff Reporter

For overall inclusive development and to further boost the economy, Chhattisgarh has incorporated 21 amendments in the new State Industrial Policy 2019-24 which have been notified now. The prominent change is that small scale industries will have an option to meet cash or Goods and Services Tax (GST) in capital subsidy,...

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Three more die of COVID-19 in Ladakh, 73 new cases detected

Sunday, 25 October 2020 | PTI | Leh

Ladakh recorded three more coronavirus-related fatalities and 73 new cases, taking the death toll to 71 and infection tally to 5,913, officials said on Sunday. All the three deaths were reported from Leh during the past 24 hours, raising the toll in the district to 33, while rest of the 38 fatalities had taken place in Kargil district, they said. Of the new cases, the officials said 65 people tested positive in Leh and eight others in...

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Exotica

This year the celebrations will have to take a cue from the way that the year has panned out. Puja and Dussehra promise to be unprecedented and the activities which we hitherto considered normal now seem to be a part of another life. And Exotica is right out there documenting the change. It is against the backdrop of Unockdown, when we want to travel but with precautions, that the option of chartered flights has taken off which is almost akin to taking a personal flight of fantasy. Ekta Kapoor, our interviewee for the month, has charted a fresh course in all the media she has dabbled in and, with her OTT platform, she has captured a new captive market.