Bihar  /  Published 12.11.18

A call to preserve Sun statues in sands of time

From an age when humans feared nature and worshipped the Sun as the primary, most-needed god because it bestowed light and warmth and kept them safe from nocturnal dangers, its worship has travelled t...
By Shiv Kumar Mishra

West Bengal  /  Published 14.11.18

Temple spree in West Bengal's Hindi belt

Trinamul’s Asansol mayor is mobilising funds to build 10 sun temples in the area before Chhath Puja next year, seeking to woo people in the Hindi belt before the 2019 Lok Sabha polls in a seat that ...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Asansol(Bengal)

Business  /  Published 13.03.20

Sun Pharma to consider buyback

Shares of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries rallied over 8 per cent a day after the company informed that its board will be meeting next week to discuss a proposal for buyback of shares.On the BSE, the Su...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 03.12.18

Sun Pharma bid to limit damage

Dilip Shanghvi, the founder and managing director of Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, on Monday indicated the company was open to taking a relook at some of the earlier transactions or decisions in the ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 17.03.20

Sun Pharmaceutical buyback of Rs 1700 crore

Drug major Sun Pharmaceutical Industries on Tuesday said its board has approved a Rs 1,700-crore share buyback offer at a maximum price of Rs 425 per share.The board of directors, at its meeting held ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 04.06.19

Crime and punishment in China

In January, a Chinese court sentenced a Canadian to death for drug smuggling. Just two months earlier, it had given him a 15-year-sentence, but after the police said they had found ‘new evidence’,...
By Neha Sahay

Health  /  Published 02.02.19

Soak in the sun for some vitamin D

Vitamin D — also known as the sunshine vitamin — is extremely important and has multiple effects on several systems in the body. Yet, the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency gets reported worldwide...
By Shikha Prakash

Books  /  Published 25.01.19

Powerful women of the Mughal empire

Ira Mukhoty’s second book promises to be timely, topical and trendy, but fails to deliver on several counts. Catering to the current penchant for popular history, the book is a hybrid of the scholar...
By Debapriya Basu

Books  /  Published 04.05.19

Ira Mukhoty on retelling history the right way

Sit with author Ira Mukhoty for a few minutes, and you’re sure to get transported to another century, a different era. t2oS caught up with Ira for an exclusive chat during the Jaipur Literature Fest...
By Ushnota Paul

Opinion  /  Published 08.12.18

If the govt did its job, astrologers would be out of work

Sir — If the ever-increasing number of advertisements put up by astrologers in prominent dailies is a sign of their rising popularity, it is indeed worrying. Even a decade ago, there were far fewer ...
By The Telegraph


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