Sat, Mar 17 2018. 08 47 AM IST
How do people get new ideas? We would never guess from the way they are transmitted
Sat, Feb 24 2018. 08 43 AM IST
What if every analysis of success in the world contains crucial omissions? What if success is often a consequence of unspoken or inglorious or even unknown and mysterious causes?
Sat, Feb 17 2018. 08 38 AM IST
‘Disgrace’, among the greatest novels in English, may not be as acclaimed if it were published today. What options are writers who want to explore uncomfortable subjects left with in our age?
Sat, Feb 10 2018. 08 39 AM IST
There is peace in giving up, especially what we once wanted with all our heart. The quitters of love, too, claim such a joy. They look forward to a life where they do not seek love any more
Fri, Jan 26 2018. 03 30 PM IST
These days all dietitians are compassionate, but does this approach work?
Sat, Jan 20 2018. 11 16 AM IST
We do not know what we are when we are global, we have a better grasp over ourselves when we see ourselves as creations of what our hometowns taught us to love and hate
Sat, Jan 13 2018. 08 32 AM IST
Couples see their own marriages in novels, movies and TED talks. The one place they do not look is in politics
Sat, Dec 23 2017. 12 00 PM IST
Is hope the wrong reason we do the right things? Is it possible to liberate our reasoning from hope?
Sat, Dec 16 2017. 08 36 AM IST
Are they better than us, more empathetic and moral, or are they only intoxicated by an idea? Is there any idealist in the history of humanity who has achieved his end?
Sat, Dec 09 2017. 09 01 AM IST
Do children have a right to mourn? What must we do when someone dear to them departs? What happens when a child sees a corpse?