OPINION 

COLUMNISTS

Breaking the silence on menstrual health

Archana Patkar

A key objective is to merge talks on menstrual hygiene management & ending open defecation into one

Towards integration in defence

Premvir Das

From left: Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba and Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat. Integration of the three Services does not seem feasible for now India needs a Chief of Defence Staff who will be the principal military advisor to the government

EDITORIAL COMMENT

A wealth of spiritualism

India's growing prosperity is becoming fertile ground for 'godmen'

MARKETS

SENSEX

LIVE

NIFTY

PEOPLE

POLL

The Sensex has hit a new high of 31,000. What would your strategy be in such a market?

  • Buy. Market will rise further
  • Get out. It's a bubble
  • Hold. Don't know where it's headed

PERSONAL FINANCE

EPFO, pension, retirement

Govt wants to reduce PF contribution to increase take-home salary

Trade unions oppose saying it will weaken the social protection of employees

Technology

Xiaomi Redmi 4 Photo: Khalid Anzar

Watch: Xiaomi Redmi 4 is a great buy for its Rs 6,999 price tag; here's how

Over 250,000 units of Xiaomi device sold within 8 minutes; Amazon gets 2.3 mn 'notify me' requests