Rubi

Whether it’s women issues, politics or the paranormal, Rubi has an opinion on everything. Art and entertainment interest her, too. Hindu College alumni, she has written for The Hindustan Times and The Financial Express. Every now and then, she loves picking up her camera to capture life and its various shades.

If at all there is a distant possibility of a Congress revival, it would be in case there is no Rahul Gandhi at the helm, for he is hardly the harbinger...

The Syrian refugee issue has become a gargantuan world problem today. The Islamist State and the refugee influx crisis run parallel. Because the ISIS is...

Can a retired navy officer be branded a spy and jailed for possessing a PhD thesis? The answer is yes, if he had ruffled some wrong feathers of some eminent...

In the early part of 1970, two gunners from the Indian Army, Sarvan Dass and Aya Singh, were spying for Pakistan. When they were arrested in 1978, the...

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, goes the popular saying. So what happens when a Hindi news daily publishes a story, listing India’s Top 10 most...

Michael Jackson, the world’s biggest artist in history, died on June 25, 2009. It was an untimely death, and the world mourned for the pop star. His...

BJP’s Assam win hasn’t deterred its opponents from attacking the party on its completion of two years at the Centre. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar...

Afreen Rehman from Jaipur, Rajasthan had a rude shock. Her husband had sent his decision to divorce her and sent Talaq through Speed Post. Shocked and...

The United Kingdom is in no mood to hand over liquor baron Vijay Mallya to the Enforcement Directorate (ED), nor entertain India’s request seeking extradition...

Two decades back, a smuggler from Denmark flew a big haul of arms in an old Russian plane and mistakenly dropped it in a sleepy village in West Bengal,...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Iran is refuelling hopes of the Indian energy sector. In PM Modi’s first visit to Tehran, among other...

It’s never a healthy sign for a country’s political atmosphere when a national party wishes the death of another.  After all, every party supposedly...