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New director appointed for BHEL

New director appointed for BHEL

Thursday, 17 October 2019 | Pioneer

On his appointment as director on the board of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Anil Kapoor, 57, has taken charge as director (Human Resources) of the Public Sector engineering and manufacturing enterprise. Prior to this, he was heading the HR and Corporate Communication functions of BHEL as the executive director. He...

The saxophone goes silent

The saxophone goes silent

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | Veejay Sai

An innovator, who put the instrument on the map of Carnatic music, Kadri Gopalnath will be sorely missed by thousands of music lovers worldwide, says Veejay Sai Last Friday, the world woke up to the news of the sudden demise of Carnatic saxophone maestro Kadri Gopalnath (1949-2019). He was 69, unexpected...

Echoes of the past

Echoes of the past

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | Sakshi Sharma

Storytellers Uncle Larry Walsh and Ron Murray tell Sakshi Sharma that Aboriginal people are connected to the modern world as intimately as they are to their roots He has a long powder-white hair, tired, blood-flecked eyes, a full white beard, bushy eyebrows and wrinkled blue-veined skin. One can notice his unsteady...

Choose your tribe

Choose your tribe

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | Pioneer

The IFW finale saw four designers put together free-flowing ideas Though rooted in ancient times, the idea of a tribe has been finding an echo in recent times. Models essayed this concept walking down the levelled-up digital runway designed especially for the grand finale of FDCI’s Lotus Make-up India Fashion Week...

Trend Blazer

Trend Blazer

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | PNS

‘Bharat, a great learning experience’ Actor Katrina Kaif says she took up Bharat as a challenge and is glad that it turned out to be a “great learning” experience for her. In the Salman Khan-starrer Bharat, Katrina essays the role of Kumud Raina. She stepped in when actor Priyanka Chopra Jonas left...

A historian’s take

A historian’s take

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | Uma Nair

While writing a book on the East India Company, WILLIAM DALRYMPLE shot historical milestones and monuments on his cellphone, the striking black and white images conveying the immediacy and lack of pretension. By Uma Nair William Dalrymple’s trail of his new book — the journey of the East India Company as...

A string of coincidences

A string of coincidences

Tuesday, 15 October 2019 | Saimi Sattar

Director Imtiaz Ali tells Saimi Sattar that stories have a way of finding the raconteur The moon shines brightly. As brightly as only a full one can. The air, the monuments and the stones lying around are laden with stories of people who passed by them. And the ruins are willing...

Feed a little more

Feed a little more

Monday, 14 October 2019 | AP

Why train your dog with food rewards? A growing body of research says it’s the easiest and most effective way to train. “Using treats during training is the best way to guarantee that your dog will repeat the behavior you want,” says the American Kennel Club. Other methods don’t work as well,...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer