Nobody knows for sure who murdered Aarushi Talwar. Except the CBI, which doesn’t have the evidence to prove its case.
A family is a cartel, it has always been so. Its objective is to overcome the State and provide an unfair advantage to its young.
For capitalism to survive it must be allowed to fail. The inefficiency of compassion should be allowed to intervene. Varoufakis wants a diminished form of capitalism to survive in Europe.
The Magna Carta is a reminder of the difference between freedom and liberty. Animals are free, but in a system of humans, total freedom is anarchy.
Most popular foods in India deserve the same warnings as alcohol and tobacco, but they are promoted as life itself
The film appears to be aware that Hollywood dystopia is today in direct competition with a West Asian reality that is available on YouTube, writes Manu Joseph.
There is now a better understanding of how the Chinese achieved one of the most mysterious triumphs in disaster foretelling
We the people of Gurgaon heard great laughter fill its haze. The sounds were coming from all directions, and from men, women and camels. It was probably desert delirium that made us hear these sounds, but our enquiries revealed there was indeed an occurrence that could cause such behaviour: A cabinet minister had stated, “Gurgaon will become a smart city in the next one year.”
The alleged comedians of All India Bakchod have tried to explain ‘net neutrality’, and it is charming that they have done so without expressing a desire to fornicate with someone’s mother, or whatever it is that they say in the name of humour
To eliminate dengue, some scientists suggest, release a lot of mosquitoes in the air. They would be the males of the genetically modified Aedes aegypti, the species that causes the disease. The feral females that mate with the modified males would produce offspring that will die before they can fly. In time the species will be exterminated.
It is nations that do not have pride and need a theatre to pretend that are most likely to host the games. India is a good candidate.
That ‘sleeping with someone’ should mean sex, which is in reality an alert aerobic activity, is an underserving tribute to the night. It was probably invented by late-risers, who have always exerted significant cultural influence.
Give me your days, at least those moments you would squander. This could have been the longing of the young neurosurgeon who ran out of time. This is probably the final good-natured plea of almost all who are on the brink of life. All deaths are untimely, including the deaths of the old if we listen carefully to what they say.
The paradox of AAP is that even though it is a political party in a democracy, as an organisation it is best run without the weight of consensus
Aditya Thackeray, in proposing to revive Mumbai’s nightlife, is catering to a vast number of young people who don’t have access to entertainment, writes Manu Joseph.