Opinion  /  Published 15.07.19

The perfect pronoun: singular ‘they’

I am your stereotypical, cisgender, middle-aged suburban dad. I dabble in woodworking, I take out the garbage and I covet my neighbor’s Porsche. Though I do think men should wear makeup (it looks ni...
By Farhad Manjoo / New York Times News Service

Opinion  /  Published 24.05.19

Majoritarianism and its remedy

A bitterly fought, gruelling general election for the 17th Lok Sabha is over. Narendra Modi has won the contest hands down for the Bharatiya Janata Party and the National Democratic Alliance. Once he ...
By Sugata Bose

North East  /  Published 16.02.19

NGO leads hunt for rare flying squirrel

A search has been launched to trace the Namdapha flying squirrel, which has not been seen since 1981.A team of scientists led by Aaranyak, in collaboration with global conservation partners, has launc...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

Science  /  Published 13.02.19

New frog found in Wayanad

Two zoologists on Wednesday announced their discovery of a mysterious frog previously unknown to science in roadside puddles near Wayanad, Kerala, that they say could add fresh insights into India’s...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.20

Drawings by young India

A man salutes the fluttering Tricolour and the sun shines bright in a drawing by Class V student Sheikh Rohail at a sit-and-draw in central Calcutta’s Bedford Lane. Over 1,000 children participated ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 15.01.20

Unity message at sports

By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 24.02.20

Trump thrust on diversity

India’s constitutional values of liberty and equality were a recurrent theme of President Donald Trump’s address at the Namaste Trump mega-event which also saw him talk about work beginning on an ...
By Anita Joshua in Ahmedabad

Odisha  /  Published 22.12.14

Disability is a part of human diversity

By Sruti Mohapatra

Opinion  /  Published 21.10.19

Decision against same-sex unions is disappointing

Sir — It seems that Hong Kong is embroiled in more than one battle. Last week, a Hong Kong court ruled against allowing same-sex unions in the city following a petition filed in 2018. This disappoin...
By The Telegraph

West Bengal  /  Published 14.10.19

St.Xavier’s plans to fight intolerance

St Xavier’s College plans to launch a project that will aim to develop an inclination among students to listen to others, empathise with people from the margins and respect differences and diversiti...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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