CM Bhagwant Mann’s government was already on the back foot over the law and order situation. Moosewala’s murder has compounded mattersThe Yogi government claims projects worth Rs 3 lakh crore are now off the ground, and these have led to 500,000 new jobsCM Ashok Gehlot has to defend his loyalists, but can’t be seen to be standing in law’s wayThe TRS is worried that a restricted fund flow won’t allow it to finance its vote-spinning welfare schemesThere seems to be quite a groundswell of rebellion against traditional caste endogamy among Bihar’s youthOnce upon a time, these leaders were the toast of India Inc. Here’s a snapshot of who is whereThough young leaders have grouped around Abhishek, Mamata has shown she has the last sayIn a resilient society, argues Markus Brunnermeier, we can “take more chances and embrace more opportunities—because the shocks will be less detrimental.”Here's this week's glasshouse
Regardless of their box-office fate, actor Ayushmann Khurrana is picking films that push the envelopeAs the third season of his hit Mix Player show Aashram drops on June 3, filmmaker Prakash Jha talks to us about his several loves and passions—Bhopal, politics, the piano and painting.Last week, Geetanjali Shree’s novel Tomb of Sand (Ret-Samadhi in the original Hindi; translated into English by Daisy Rockwell) became the first Hindi novel to win the International Booker Prize. We caught up with the 64-year-old Delhi-based writer shortly after the announcement.Neel Patel's debut novel has all the nostalgia of diasporic fiction and the angst of a family melodramaAnnie Zaidi’s lyricism is sometimes at odds with the harsh urban realities she hopes to portrayThe selection of S.H. Raza’s works brings out the recurring preoccupations, making the whole look seamlessBy collecting the works of 16 artists, a Delhi exhibition is helping viewers join the dots of a tantric pattern
The growing demand for digital specialists during the pandemic and their limited supply revved up the tech jobs market and techies found themselves beset with multiple offers and fantastic compensation. how long will the boom last?
A variety of Omicron sub-variants and hybrid variants are floating around the world. Is the virus mutating to become deadlier? And should India be worried?
India Today Editor-in-Chief Aroon Purie on a flurry of Mandir-Masjid disputes signalling a new phase of Hindu revivalism
The quiet and unassuming Bhupendra Patel has launched several popular schemes, but as polls near, he faces headwinds on key fronts
Run out of things to watch? Tune in to some audio drama, a welcome addition to audiences’ entertainment choices
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s latest report warns that stemming the slide towards ecological catastrophe would require far more ambitious action than has been seen so far