Less monkey business

We may be more like our primate ancestors than we think. A European study, also published in Current Biology, sought….

  • A big, fat breakthrough

    No more wrinkles—this could actually happen. Scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have found a way to regenerate the fatty….

  • The sex files

    You’ve been there, done that. But that’s no reason to call it a day when it comes to your sex….

  • Found in translation

    Smart thinking, this. In a one-of-a-kind pilot project, Chiba Prefecture, an IT company based in Kashiwa, Japan, is employing silvers….

Wellness within

By Tina Ambani


Her palace of words

Prolific, positive and passionate, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni places women firmly at the centre of her literary canvas, crafting her characters….


Soul food

Kolkata’s Monica Liu rises above a challenging past to become one of the city’s top restaurateurs.   The word ‘Chinese’….

Guts & glory

Dr Punita Arora, 71, New Delhi   First woman Lieutenant-General in the Indian Armed Forces (2004), Commandant of the Armed….


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 shows how medicine balls can rev up strength training   The use of sandbags as weights was a….

Yoga RX

The stick or yoga pole can help correct posture to facilitate breathing.   The idea of using props in yoga….


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….

  • Plan your retirement

    A well-thought-out pension scheme is an integral part of your security cover, says Priya Desai Financial security during the sunset….