Rinku Ghosh

Rinku Ghosh

A day’s tale at the Taj

A day’s tale at the Taj

Monday, 06 January 2020 | Rinku Ghosh

For the foreign traveller, the new India, as opposed to the one in guidebooks, has been difficult to reconcile with. That’s costing us business and perception An 1899 handbook on the Taj Mahal had said that your presence at the monument was enough to make the whole world your kin. No...

Thailand’s new crusaders

Thailand’s new crusaders

Saturday, 15 June 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

Young social entrepreneurs are using the language of tourism to redefine the contours of the Thai economy, identity, outlook and culture They could be rebels but they chose to be who they are, not ashamed or diffident or overtly proud, but honest and true to their grain. And in a country...

Why people are going Right

Why people are going Right

Saturday, 01 June 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

In his first speech after a mammoth electoral victory, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had summarised what could best define not just India’s but the axis shift in world politics. “For years the Left had its ideology but we translated that into reality,” he said with conviction. Justifiably so because he...

Injustice of a mindset

Injustice of a mindset

Friday, 10 May 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

Individually, men may be endearing in their wisdom of welcoming diversity. But collectively, there’s a beehive thinking that’s seared deep enough and always doubts otherness In many ways, the Supreme Court probe panel’s summary dismissal of the sexual harassment charges against the Chief Justice of India (CJI) Ranjan Gogoi is but...

A ticket for women

A ticket for women

Monday, 08 April 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

It’s shocking that political parties have failed to not only maintain gender balance in Parliament but propose workable schemes that empower women “Feminism isn’t about making women stronger. Women are already strong. It’s about changing the way the world perceives that strength,” says activist and writer GD Anderson of an effort...

Listen without prejudice

Listen without prejudice

Monday, 25 February 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

The nation is angry with the biggest terrorist attack in Pulwama but our raging emotions for the perpetrators or the martyred jawans are no excuse for hitting back at Kashmiris There are always memories of childhood that stay with you like a comforting wrap. One of them happens to be of...

Return of Dame Dikshit

Return of Dame Dikshit

Saturday, 12 January 2019 | Rinku Ghosh

Elections are also much about chemistry than arithmetic. Given that she certainly has a past history of working magic with Delhi, her big challenge will be consolidation of votes The first thing that 93-year-old Mahathir Mohamad said when voted back as Malaysian Prime Minister was, “Yes I am alive…and the...

State Editions

National Talent Hunt competition held

19 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Bhopalites enjoy delightful, energetic Saturday evening

19 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Two-day CA Students’ conference underway in full swing

19 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Kashmiri Pandits will be back to their homeland soon: Chouhan

19 January 2020 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Conference held on cardiac diseases

19 January 2020 | PNS | Bhopal

Country needs a youthful party like SP: Mulayam

19 January 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Sunday Edition

Soleimani’s killing: A new chapter in US-Iran enmity

19 January 2020 | Yasir Ali Mirza | Agenda

Will Trump’s trial be an endgame?

19 January 2020 | Manan Dwivedi | Agenda

Weekly Natter

19 January 2020 | Pioneer | Sunday Pioneer

Cheers to Italian luxury

19 January 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

Talktime | ‘TRPs have eaten up content’

19 January 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

The rapist is you

19 January 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer