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Should Centre promote astrology at all?

Many argue that since most Indians, including quite a few scientists, believe in astrology, there is nothing wrong in promoting it.

Curse of nationalism

A mind as great as Tagore’s long ago designated nationalism as “an infantile disease… the measles of mankind”.

N. Korea’s game of dare

With tempers running high in the restive Korean peninsula, negotiations seem unlikely.

Does Saif Ali Khan want to talk about genetics?

The fact that Saif’s father loved playing cricket and the sitar marked a departure from a social past, not a genetic code.