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The Editorial Board
Opinion  /  Published 25.07.22

Old tensions

On May 15, Pope Francis canonised Devasahayam Pillai (1712- 1752) of Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu as India’s first layman saint of the Roman Catholic Church. About 50,000 faithful from across the w...
By M.G. Radhakrishnan

Opinion  /  Published 25.07.22

Tattoos and piercings as signs of 'autonomy'

Marked by trauma Sir — According to a new study published in BMC Psychology, tattoos and piercings might be more common among people who have endured child abuse and neglect, serving as “...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 25.07.22

Long road: Plight of the differently abled

The road to inclusion is often long and winding. India has undertaken legal measures to empower the differently abled in the past few years: the  enactment of the Rights of Persons with Disabilit...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 25.07.22

Price pinch: The impact of inflation

In India, price inflation has been creeping up in the recent past. The latest data for June 2022 show consumer price index inflation to be 7.01% and wholesale price index inflation to be 15.18%. Food ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.22

BJD's support for Dhankhar a mystery

Phone a friend A phone call from the prime minister, Narendra Modi, compelled the chief minister of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik, to extend his support to the National Democratic Alliance’s vice-pre...
By The Editorial Board

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Opinion  /  Published 24.07.22

Alarming disinterest in working women

Inherited attitudes may sometimes fall flat, especially when circumstances have changed with time. But India’s attitude towards its women remains rigidly upright, because it springs from pure di...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 24.07.22

Double whammy

Chennai, Bengaluru and Delhi are the three cities in which I spend most of my time. So, what happens in them affects me. It becomes part of me. Over June, the sun scorched Chennai. The temperature hov...
By Gopalkrishna Gandhi

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.22

Sharing a Netflix account is good for both relationships and the pocket

Sharing is caring Sir — In the cyber age, sharing a password with someone is the ultimate sign of friendship, love and trust. A study has shown that about 84 per cent of Indians share their pas...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.22

The idea of Cambridge University in India

Home away from home Could there one day be a Cambridge University campus in India — possibly even Calcutta — where students could get a full-fledged degree without the expense of having t...
By Amit Roy

Opinion  /  Published 23.07.22

An Indian summer: Heat wave in Europe

Picnics at Primrose Hill, umpteen glasses of lemonade, trips to Brighton beach, cycling at Hyde Park and going for walks by the Thames — these activities are elemental to the idyllic image of th...
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