SOCIAL CHANGE

  • What fame does to the famous February 12, 2013

    "There is a fame epidemic," Simon Cowell, the boorish judge of television talent show competitions such as Britain's Got Talent and American Idol, once declared. You may be one of the celebrities featured in the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list and know firsthand how it feels to be famous. Perhaps...
  • Will the MPs please stand up to Satyamev Jayate? May 15, 2012

    They are either too busy debating a 60yearold cartoon or walking out of the House over dubious deals the rare show of solidarity when the Parliament completed its 60 years notwithstanding. The common citizens, meanwhile (at least those who had TV), were being subjected to one of the most...