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The bittersweet truth of sugarcane in Maharashtra
Politics

The bittersweet truth of sugarcane in Maharashtra

Sugarcane farming is the main reason for low coverage of irrigation in Maharashtra though the state has the largest number of irrigation projects

A Land Parched of Proper Ideas
Politics

A Land Parched of Proper Ideas

As India scrambles to tackle a poor monsoon, it can learn from missteps of Maharashtra in its attempt to become drought-free

Learning changes, one byte at a time
India

Learning changes, one byte at a time

Digital preservation and translation of manuscripts has expanded and democratised access

Shahnama: The right hand of saffron power
Politics

Shahnama: The right hand of saffron power

The BJP president’s eye for detail and gargantuan efforts have taken his party to the pinnacle of power for the second time running, and earned him the number 2 slot in the Cabinet

And year's the smartest propaganda film is...
Entertainment

And year's the smartest propaganda film is...

More than the biopics of PM Modi and Manmohan Singh, The Tashkent Files emerges as the season’s most effective political propaganda tool

US rhetoric dogs India-Iran ties
Politics

US rhetoric dogs India-Iran ties

The Trump administration’s attempts to create another West Asia crisis should worry India

Can't avoid US view on Iran ties
Politics

Can't avoid US view on Iran ties

All countries suffer third-country pressures on bilateral ties. India is no exception

Why the World Cup is still king of cricket
Sports

Why the World Cup is still king of cricket

One day cricket may no longer be the most feted form of the game, but once every four years it emerges, Cinderella-like, as the belle of the cricket ball

Europe just got less predictable
World

Europe just got less predictable

The Centre-right and centre-left took a beating in the EU elections. What else is in store?

IMF bailout is suicidal for Pakistan
World

IMF bailout is suicidal for Pakistan

The bailout comes with stringent conditions that will knock Pakistan’s economy and its people hard

B-Town and Political Family Drama
Entertainment

B-Town and Political Family Drama

The dysfunctional family, which often defines homes of the high and mighty, lets filmmakers create drama and thrills, and explore dimensions of power

It’s reboot or bust for Congress
India

It’s reboot or bust for Congress

The party is out of sync with voters, its leadership doesn’t inspire confidence and the BJP is a formidable foe—reasons enough for the Congress to press the refresh button

Navigating Shades of Grey
India

Navigating Shades of Grey

An experimental jazz outfit uses music to stay relevant while transforming Indian society

Wanted: Superhero with alt sexuality in films
Entertainment

Wanted: Superhero with alt sexuality in films

With the world opening up on LGBTQ+ inclusion, the time seems right for the launch of a queer superhero franchise on screen

The dangerous new normal
India

The dangerous new normal

Recent events show that new ‘normal’ in India-Pakistan ties seem to require each side to respond more provocatively to every new incident

Kabaddi league gets a shake up
Sports

Kabaddi league gets a shake up

Launched on May 13, the IIPKL has given several Pro League discards a second chance

A Hanuman tale from Awadh
India

A Hanuman tale from Awadh

Janab-i’Aliyyah was buried in Paris, but Awadhis recall their queen's faith in Hanuman