Editorial

EDITORIAL

The song of Happiness Come July, we pay homage to one of its doyens who as a young boy of 13 took tiny steps to publish his own book. A man with a deep conviction that every literate person should have a book that he has published, he went on to build the MBD Group which celebrated its 60th year ...

Up To Date

UP TO DATE

Delhiites Protest Govt’s Plan to Cut Trees ENVIRONMENT// Nearly 17,000 trees are likely to be chopped-off for redevelopment of central government accommodations in south Delhi. The trees would be cut in various areas, including Nauroji Nagar, Netaji Nagar and Sarojini Nagar, said the official, ...

Cover Story

COVER STORY

HE ALWAYS HAD THE VISION OF A GURU BUT THE FREE MIND OF A SPIRITUAL LEADER By DW Desk Shri Ashok Kumar Malhotra, Founder of the MBD Group — a first-generation entrepreneur and a pioneer of the publishing industry in India — has been honoured as a “Publishing Icon” by the International Pu...

Platform

PLATFORM

GAME OF THRONES? THE INDIA-CHINA RESET AS PART OF ITS ‘Four Modernisations’, the modernisation of the Chinese Military has made China a force to reckon with. With its ever growing strength, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has resorted to flexing its muscles throughout Asia, in the South ...

Technology

TECHNOLOGY

INDIA’S CYBER SECURITY: ARCHITECTURE AND IMPERATIVES RAPID AND UNPRECEDENTED growth of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and media with its speedy and all-pervasive penetration has ushered in the digital age. Not only has it brought the world together through globalisation, it ha...

Environment

ENVIRONMENT

STATE OF INDIA’S ENVIRONMENT INDIA HAS BEEN ranked at a low 177 position in the Global Environmental Performance Index (EPI), that places countries on how well they perform on high-priority environmental issues. The 2018 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) finds that air quality is the leadin...

Profile

PROFILE

SOURAV GANGULY - INDIA’S FINEST CAPTAIN EVER “You never get a champion player by holding him back,” — Sourav Ganguly. WHEN IT COMES to cricket, Sourav Ganguly was one of the finest captains of the Indian Cricket Team because of his sheer aggression, passion, and intensity. Ganguly holds ...

Fashion

FASHION

2018 CANNES INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL FASHION OVERLOADED With all the glitz and glamour at the iconic French film festival with its glamorous yachts, countless celebrities, and couture looks at the Cannes Film Festival, it was truly the most wonderful time of the year! This year, the festival...

Sports

SPORTS

FIFA WORLD CUP 2018 5 BEST PLAYERS TO WATCH IN RUSSIA Neymar, 26, Brazil This is the redemption tour for the young Brazilian star. Neymar has opined that Brazil are the team to beat. Asked which players, excluding The Best FIFA Men's Player finalists – himself, Lionel Messi and winner Cristia...

Travel

TRAVEL

5 INDIAN DESTINATIONS YOU MUST VISIT THIS MONSOON Monsoons are here and it is best enjoyed away from the city, in the cradle of nature. So pack your bags and get ready dance in the rain Lonavala – Maharashtra With the onset of monsoon, the Sahyadri mountain ranges and the ghats revive with al...

Reading Room

READING ROOM

RACE AGAINST TIME In November 1988, an attempted coup in the Maldives nearly succeeded. The ramifications of such an eventuality would have been staggering. It was carried out by mercenaries from the PLOTE (People’s Liberation Army of Tamil Eelam), an armed outfit fighting for an independent ho...