When it comes to portrayal of women on screen, do commercial films merely reflect prevailing attitudes or do they shape and contribute to those attitudes as well?
Their basic objective is to locate a unit in countries where the rates of tax are the lowest. Many are not physically located in a country but operate with an objective to evade and avoid tax in the tax havens
Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav's plans to promote 'branding Uttar Pradesh' in US may not have succeeded but a section of political analysts feel that he has come back as a 'winner'.
A Guinness World Record holder who attempted to cross a river in India suspended by his ponytail has died during the stunt.
What does it take to fall in love with an Indian, marry him, and move to his country to live with him
While Hindu religion is not unique in its repertoire of curses, there are enough meritorious instances that deserve recall and mention.
The first Chinese to start settling in the city were runaway sailors and the indentured servants mentioned in a letter from Atchew to Governor General Warren Hastings.
The Indian workers were brought to replace the slave labour on the sugarcane plantations after slavery was abolished in British colonies. O
Rushdie and Mehta’s Midnight’s Children promises a doubled up feast for thought and senses before the theater goes dark.
Local hedge funds are eager to show off double-digit returns in the hopes of drawing wealthy Indians and succeeding where overseas players have failed.
Companies are using algorithms to scour the Web for recruits, challenging traditional notions of hiring.
If you’ve ever stayed in a college hostel, chances are you’ve been part of or have participated in gossip that shuttles between malicious and innocent. The difference is that now it is online, for all to read.
Dilapidated, torn out properties in the area are costlier than prime property in New York, London and Lisbon at current valuations.
Going to US is voluntary choice. So why this hullabaloo if a sovereign government has its own rules of security
I definitely see it as a turf war as language now is a main instrument of trade and the European Union sees establishing a market here as a way out of its current crisis.
If you thought that there’s no flip side to being impossibly handsome, think again! Apparently that chiseled face, the dreamy eyes fringed with lashes and the manly chest can lead to deportation. If you’re in Saudi Arabia, that is.
A series of high profile politicians from foreign countries make a pilgrimage to Bihar in search of their roots.
The notion that anyone can be a terrorist creates a dangerous sense of helplessness that racial profiling helped alleviate.
Sen’s business empire, about which he offers yet more graphic details in his mail, comes across as one colossal mess.
Military sources said India is flying UAVs over Ladakh where it claims China has crossed the Line of Actual Control.
Recovering stock markets, along with US investor interest in India’s growth story, could boost overseas IPOs by Indian companies this year on the NYSE and the tech-heavy Nasdaq.
The International Museum Of Toilets that is housed in Delhi’s Palam area, has made it to the list of the Top 10 ‘Weird and Unusual’ museums in the world.
The industry's long-held fears of a backlash are being realized in its crucial U.S. market.
Global furniture major Ikea will be allowed to run cafes and restaurant within its single brand stores in India but not sell food items, Parliament was informed on Monday.
Indian IT companies may need to effect changes in their business models if the bill is passed in its current format.
Visiting Haridwar is like an insurance policy for the soul—a smart investment that will yield moksha on maturity
Chinese ambassador to New Delhi summoned over the incident, meetings between local commanders under way
After decades of fixing arranged marriages for their children, Indian parents are taking on a new challenge: trying to orchestrate their kids’ love marriages.
Police in India say they have arrested two people in connection with last week's explosion near the office of a political party in the southern Indian city of Bangalore.
Amidst Congressional debate on the comprehensive immigration reform, a top US Senator has accused big Indian IT companies - TCS, Infosys and Wipro - of abusing the H-1B visa system.
The jury in the inquest into a woman who died in hospital in Ireland four days after suffering a miscarriage has given a verdict of medical misadventure.
The economy could improve going forward, according to a report from Goldman Sachs.
A global survey by an online accommodation booking service has revealed that 35% of the global travellers have no qualms about taking home hotel amenities.
It turns out the “Lifelong” visa (clearly marked as that on the passport) it comes with is not lifelong either.
Immigrant advocates have pointed out that the increase in employment visas are at the expense of family visas,
The parental emotion is as simple as a learning to count and as strange as discovering that the series of numbers, the counting, never ends
Hungry City: Malai Marke in the East Village
The Indian art market appears to be on the rebound after Sotheby’s first international evening sale of Indian art in New York last month fetched nearly $7 million.
Behind every sensuously shot advertisement for mangoes lies a story that’s, well, not as glamorous as the fruit.
Flying the Indian flag at the Cannes festival is Amit Kumar's Monsoon Shootout, which is one of two films selected for Midnight Screenings.