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Jun 04, 2017
Doordarshan's show Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon becomes world's most watched TV show, say makersMain Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon, a TV show in Doordarshan becomes the most watched TV show in the world.
Jan 28, 2015
Photos: Obama, Modi make radio fashionable again with joint 'Mann Ki Baat' showPresident Barack Obama and PM Narendra Modi hosted a 35-minute special broadcast of 'Mann Ki Baat', which marked the bonhomine between the two leaders and touched on issues like the girl child, public health and the personal experiences of the two leaders.
Jan 28, 2015
Mann ki Baat: Obama and Modi talk of humble roots, focus on social issuesA special radio programme Mann Ki Baat featuring Obama and Modi was aired, devoid of any hard issues like politics and foreign affairs but focussed on social issue and personal matters related to the two leaders.
Sep 01, 2014
Artists repurpose video games to find new ways to shine light on social issuesArray
Jul 18, 2013
The ugly truth about Indian divorce: Why the new cabinet law is importantThe end of even the worst marriage usually spells disaster for the average Indian woman. The reason are our lopsided divorce laws, but will changing the law make any difference?
Mar 14, 2013
A modest man focused on the poor: Who is Pope Francis?The first Latin American pope, Argentina's Jorge Bergoglio is a theological conservative with a strong social conscience, known for his negotiating skills as well as a readiness to challenge powerful interests.
Jul 16, 2012
Corruption karma? Citing culture is pure bunkumCorruption is not, as commentators claim, a defining element of Indian 'culture'. And it doesn't preclude the need for strong anti-corruption laws.
Jul 04, 2012
Love cats? You are prone to commit suicideWomen cat owners are likely to develop mental health problems and commit suicide since they could be infected with a common parasite which can be caught from cat litter.
Jun 29, 2012
Decoding Obama’s healthcare revolution: lessons for India?It’s high time that public health became a political issue in the elections as corruption or law and order has been. This is where civil society has got to play an important role.
Jun 26, 2012
Will Jairam succeed in potty training half a billion Indians?Addressing sanitation in isolation is a futile and wasteful expenditure of the tax payers’ money. Instead, Jairam and the UPA should address poverty and the structural issues.