Mortality matters: Being Mortal

Being Mortal is a new-age guide to dying that has something for everyone. The author, also a surgeon, penetrates the inner world of the dying as succinctly as he puts his surgeon’s fibre-optic probe

Ebola and the vast viral universe

By all evidence, researchers say, viruses like Ebola have been parasitising living cells since the first cells arose on earth nearly four billion years ago. Some say viruses actually invented cells

Comparative statistics

Cities and countries have their differences in a wide variety...

The floating hotel

Once ready, Star—the futuristic-looking superyacht—will sport eight decks or floors connected by four glass elevators

Buy the way: Super Marketwala

Supermarketwala is the story of modern retail, one that offers a peep into the Indian customers’ homes, kitchens and motives


Nehru & Bose

Feel the rhythm: music festivals to watch out for

Music festivals to watch out for

A calendar to celebrate

From DJ nights and art festivals to theatre workshops and literary get-togethers, here’s your guide to some of the prominent cultural events this season... Compiled by Kunal Doley

Going for the jugular

Real Madrid were the crowned champions of Europe in May. Four months later, they had slipped down to 13th in La Liga. But coach Ancelotti kept calm and made his team a cohesive force again

Tata Communication Q2 net profit at Rs 92.4cr

Global internet solutions provider Tata Communications reported...

‘BJP, Sena don’t stand for Hindus in limited sense… All those who believe in India are Hindu’

Suresh Prabhu, PM Modi’s sherpa for G20, speaks about the impasse over Sena joining BJP govt in Maharashtra, India’s stand on trade facilitation and why the coal allocation ordinance was ‘laudab

Top 10: Fiction and Non-fiction

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Govt cuts import tariff value on gold, silver

During the last fortnight, the tariff value on imported gold was fixed at $401...

Govt cuts import tariff value on gold, silver

The government today slashed import tariff value on gold to USD 391 per 10 grams...

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Gold, silver recover on scattered buying

After two days of losses, gold prices recovered by Rs 50 to Rs 26,550 per 10 gm ...

Suzlon narrows Q2 loss to Rs 656 cr

Wind turbine maker Suzlon Energy narrowed its losses by 16.11 % to R656 crore during Q2 FY15.

Manappuram Finance net up 9.6% at Rs 76.43 cr

Non-banking finance corporation (NBFC) Manappuram Finance...

At Rs 371 crore, Union Bank net up 78%

Helped by a 32% rise in non-interest income, the Union Bank of India...

NBFCs hope for time from RBI to adhere to tougher regulations

New norms, to come into effect soon, based on recommendations of Thorat panel

Oil tumbles toward fourth straight monthly decline

Oil prices dropped on Friday and were headed toward their fourth consecutive monthly fall as another round of monetary stimulus from Japan pumped up the U.S. dollar and pounded a crude market already

UBS cannot arbitrate vs Nasdaq over Facebook IPO: Court

Facebook's first day of trading on May 18, 2012 was plagued by technology problems...

Editorial: Crossing the Rubicon

Finmin report talks of a farm incomes policy

Editorial: The building-block phone

With Ara, Google set to rule smartphone market

Editorial: Drone Deliveries

Civilian usages of drones abound but will stay prohibited until DGCA firms up policy

Market surge: More Rs 1 lakh crore giants created in India Inc; Maruti Suzuki biggest gainer

Maruti Suzuki India becomes the 20th company to join Rs 1 lakh crore market capitalisation club...

Surprise stimulus from Bank of Japan lifts all markets; Sensex up 519 points

Japanese central bank announces 30 trillion yen increase in bond purchases annually.

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Infosys joins the big league as scrip crosses Rs 4,000 mark

IT giant Infosys surged to yet a record high on Friday, it became the 18th Indian company...

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