Phone a friend

Hands-free just got a whole new meaning. British company Amplicomms has unveiled the PowerTel M9500 5” smartphone for silvers. Its….

  • Wear and walk

    It doesn’t just do cars. At this year’s edition of technology tradeshow CES, Hyundai unveiled medical exoskeleton H-MEX, a wearable….

  • Think pink

    Scientists at Northwestern University in the US have found that gentle sound stimulation—or pink noise—can enhance deep sleep in silvers….

  • Feet first

    Putting your best foot forward is more important than you may think. According to researchers at the Podiatry University Clinic….

Lucky 13

By Tina Ambani


The world according to William Dalrymple

Travel writer, historian, photographer and co-director of the Jaipur Literature Festival, this Scot has made Delhi his home, India his….


Musical crusade

Mohan Gopal Hemmadi has devoted a lifetime to bringing the greats of Indian classical music to the public by organising….

Salute the soldier

Wing Commander (retd) G B Athri, Bengaluru’s one-man army, uses the RTI Act to restore his beloved city to its….


Heart to hearth

A series by Pratibha Jain about silvers who believe nurturing the body and mind is the key to joy. Featuring….

Yoga RX

Shameem Akthar illustrates how the massage roller can be used as a prop and healing accessory   The latest prop….

Immigrant Diary

Homeless in the City of Dreams, some silvers turn entrepreneurs, others altruistic, writes Kamla Mankekar   Most evenings she would….


The wind beneath silver wings

Forewarned is forearmed in health insurance, says economist Priya Desai   The benefits and risks of medical insurance and the….

  • Hop on the digital bandwagon

    Economist Priya Desai decodes e-payment applications in a cashless economy. It is a common sight to see silvers making regular….

  • Bold, not beautiful

    Demonetisation may be a timely move but silvers are bearing the brunt, says Priya Desai. Sending old notes of ₹….

  • No ill Will

    Given the plethora of legal options available today, the absence of a Will is not an impediment to succession, writes….