Old is Gold: Traditional Medicines Gaining Prominence

Ayurveda and Yoga have been central to the way of life for the people of Bharatvarsha since thousands of years. From the time the British started ruling India, Ayurveda & Yoga gradually gave way to modern allopathy as the focal medical system prevalent across the country. But since last few…

Indian Sports: Marching towards Global Stage

India, being the world's second-largest population and one of the oldest nations in history; always carries a fevered pitch and avid excitement for sports since the Vedic age. If one goes through the pages of the very same epics that the pillars of culture are so proud of holding up…

New India: Marching towards a ‘Green Revolution’

Climate change has emerged as the greatest threat to humanity today and it is expected to wreak further havoc on the planet for future generations. All stakeholders around the globe are looking at ways to curb this menace as it affects the planet’s health and well-being due to extreme weather…

‘Fire Prepared’ – Stepping into 2020

We are stepping into a new year and I have always believed that the best way to do it is by planning for the best and being prepared for the worst. 2019 was a year of many events, incidents, achievements and few disasters. On one side the country took pride…

Towards Clean Air: Celebrating the Innovative Indian

It is now well established that the declining air quality in India poses a substantial health risk to the country’s population. The past few weeks have especially been eye-opening, as a thick curtain of smog settled on cities in North India. And as the winter months approach, the air is…

Women in Indian Sports: Levelling the Playing Field

In India, sports and physical activity have historically been considered masculine activities, while girls are usually considered better suited for the kitchen. The examples of women in sport like Mary Kom, the only woman boxer to have won a medal in each one of the first seven World Championships, and…

The Lion King Matters

World Lion Day: Save the Asiatic Lions “Everything you see exists together in a delicate balance. As king, you need to understand that balance and respect all the creatures, from the crawling ant to the leaping antelope” – Mufasa (from Lion King movie) I wish I could describe how I…

ICC World Cup 2019 – The Business Beyond Boundaries

The showpiece tournament of cricket is on and the passion is ubiquitous. From it returning to England for the fifth time to everyone swaying on the tunes of the first-ever World Cup Anthem by the newly added sponsors, Uber, it would not be wrong to say that cricket is in…

India Takes Another Big Leap in Space

With ASAT India adds another feather to its capabilities in Space Recently, after India tested its anti-satellite missile ASAT and successfully destroyed a satellite in a 300-km orbit, India entered into the elite club of three nations – the US, China and Russia – which possess this capability. The story…

Elections in the Age of Social Media

Elections are no longer just fought on the streets or constituencies. They have transcended from the physical world to the virtual world. So have the complexities and the conflicts related to elections. Authorities who have the task of ensuring free and fair elections now have to face a new kind…