No hurry to be a mummy

Forget the sleepless nights and constant fatigue, there may actually be an upside to having your kids later in life!….

  • On pointe!

    “Don’t fight your age,” proclaims Italian prima ballerina Alessandra Ferri. What makes her words even more remarkable is that the….

  • Haven on earth

    What are the world’s best places to retire for the well-heeled global citizen? Well, International Living magazine has been ranking….

  • Less monkey business

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

Silver in bloom

By Tina Ambani



In search of self

Award-winning Nepali-Assamese writer Gita Upadhyay gets ready to pen the story of her life   When Gita Upadhyay booked a….

Guts & glory

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

No formula here

Dr Armida Fernandez, 73, Mumbai   Founder of India’s first human milk bank Everyone has their own imagined version of….


Immigrant Diary

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

Yoga RX

Shameem Akthar illustrates how a gym ball can be used to intensify your practice   Some props help you enter….

Heart to hearth

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


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….