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Indian art through the ages

By Carrie Loewenthal Massey It is natural that Washington, DC with its many museums and monuments should offer visitors a comprehensive immersion into American history and culture. But it’s not just the American way of life visitors can…

Curious belongingness

With advancement in internet and social media, our consciousness has shifted and expanded to a global level. We feel we are “global citizens” belonging with the world as a whole, and not any particular society. Many a time, we hear…

Ashamed of dark patches? Try easy remedies

Hyper-pigmentation of the skin causes uneven colour and dark patches mainly on the face, neck, hands, arms and legs. Excessive or too little production of melanin due to some factors like stress, dietary imbalances, biological conditions,…

Don’t interfere in Dokalam: China to India

Beijing: China on Friday justified its massive construction activities in the Dokalam area and asked India not to comment on its ‘legitimate’ infrastructure development on its sovereign territory. China's reaction came amid reports that it…

Electoral bonds not a cure-all : CEC

New Delhi: Electoral bonds will not solve all problems pertaining to transparency in political funding, CEC A K Joti has said, but hoped it would be a step in the “right direction”. Electoral bonds, which were introduced by the government…

Modi, Netanyahu in Ahmedabad; begin roadshow

Ahmedabad : Prime Minister Narendra Modi received Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Ahmedabad airport on Wednesday morning and the leaders proceeded in a roadshow toward the Sabarmati Ashram, with crowds thronging both sides…

Ex-CIA officer suspected of helping China arrested

Washington: A former CIA officer suspected by investigators of helping China dismantle Washington's spying operations and identify informants has been arrested, the Justice Department said. Jerry Chun Shing Lee, a naturalised US citizen,…