Much ado about masala

New Delhi, March 23 -- What does Shakespeare have to do with an item number called Jhalla Wallah? Is the Bard more alive in the films of Vishal Bhardwaj and Sanjay Leela Bhansali than on the stages of... Read More

Bengaluru's Kamanahattan

New Delhi, March 23 -- I always said no when people asked to touch it, and yet they did, intrigued by the texture and feel of my Afro hair. After years of having people ignore my stern "no's", I decid... Read More

I-T dept exempts about 120 startups from angel tax net

New Delhi, March 23 -- The income tax (I-T) department has informed about 120 startups that they are exempt from paying taxes on funds raised from angel investors. The intimation, sent to startups in... Read More

Disinvestment exceeds target at Rs.85,000 crore: FM

New Delhi, March 23 -- The centre has exceeded its disinvestment target for the fiscal year 2018-19, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday. "As against a target of Rs.80,000 crore for disinves... Read More

Yeddyurappa dismisses Congress' corruption claims

New Delhi, March 23 -- Former Karnataka chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) state unit president B.S. Yeddyurappa on Friday dismissed corruption allegations made against him by the Congr... Read More

Summer in the big city

New Delhi, March 23 -- In February, Fred Dixon, the CEO of New York City's tourism arm, NYC and Co., shared figures which showed that 53% of Indians travel for leisure, indulging in fine-dining and si... Read More

IndiGo to add 25 Airbus A321neo planes to fleet over next one year

Istanbul, March 23 -- Even as domestic airlines struggle to cope with the grounding of Boeing aircraft, IndiGo, India's largest carrier, is preparing to take delivery of 25 A321neo aircraft as part of... Read More

India to boycott Pakistan National Day programme

New Delhi, March 23 -- India on Friday announced a boycott of Pakistan National Day events amid tensions between the two countries over the 14 February suicide attack in Kashmir. The foreign ministry ... Read More

Opinion I The relentless search for better

New Delhi, March 23 -- In the late 1980s, a legendary coach had a few of us astonished when he insisted the great footballer was a product of physics. This was a fine mind, we thought, and awaited eag... Read More

Have small budget? Buy tiny apartment

Mumbai, March 23 -- Do you like big houses or prefer a smaller one? Whether you like it or not, builders are opting for smaller apartments, considering the rise in demand for affordable houses at good... Read More