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He’s a true blue!

He’s a true blue!

Despite lack of runs, Mumbai captain Rahane has earned my admiration for the way he has mentored his boys

05 March,2024 07:35 AM IST | Mumbai | RS Sandhu
Once long ago, an egg and a sperm

Once long ago, an egg and a sperm

At what precise moment after conception does an embryonic cluster of cells become a person? Or to put it another way, is there life after birth?

05 March,2024 06:52 AM IST | Mumbai | C Y Gopinath
Let’s hold on tight to the green spaces we’re left with

Let’s hold on tight to the green spaces we’re left with

The three-level underground parking lot proposed by the BMC under the Patwardhan Udyan in Bandra is at the centre of a controversy after citizens objected to it

05 March,2024 06:51 AM IST | Mumbai | The Editorial
Designs on the city, one plan at a time

Designs on the city, one plan at a time

Some were British, while a majority were Indian architects. What stood out was the single-minded focus to ensure resident-friendly, progressive sites and buildings that organically assimilated into the idea of a new Bombay. That was the success of our city’s Art Deco movement

04 March,2024 04:52 AM IST | Mumbai | Fiona Fernandez
More surprises in store

More surprises in store

Kripashankar Singh wins party’s favour; BJP’s first list gives aspirants in Maharashtra jitters; VBA remains a concern for the Opposition bloc

04 March,2024 04:21 AM IST | Mumbai | Dharmendra Jore
Is there a jinni in the EVM?

Is there a jinni in the EVM?

The answer: No. But the deep suspicion about electronic voting can be quelled by only allowing voters to personally drop VVPAT slips into a box and counting 100 per cent of them in each constituency

04 March,2024 04:03 AM IST | Mumbai | Ajaz Ashraf
A healthy dose of scepticism could help keep us safe

A healthy dose of scepticism could help keep us safe

Several young women, girls, minors were the target. The gang would lure them to this Godman who promised a rain of money, after uttering some mumbo jumbo. The victims were sexually assaulted

04 March,2024 04:00 AM IST | Mumbai | The Editorial
Yale built on foundation of Indian textiles

Yale built on foundation of Indian textiles

An Indian-origin student’s research proposal proves how cloth handwoven by Indian weavers sealed the transformation of small Connecticut school into the invincibly solvent Yale University, and even earned its name

03 March,2024 07:11 AM IST | Mumbai | Shweta Shiware
It takes a village

It takes a village

A new documentary revisits Maharashtra’s Mendha Lekha village, which continues to offer lessons in self-rule, participatory democracy and forest conservation

03 March,2024 07:08 AM IST | Mumbai | Sumedha Raikar Mhatre
No refusal here!

No refusal here!

Shreyas Iyer had also played the Ranji Trophy game as asked by the Indian team management just before the England Test series started, so it’s not as if he has refused to play the domestic tournament at all

03 March,2024 07:00 AM IST | Mumbai | Sunil Gavaskar

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