24 hours in Singapore – Things to do in one day

You have only 1 day in Singapore? Relax, I've got you covered! This itinerary includes the best sights and things to do in Singapore, and how to enjoy this vibrant island in 24 hours! ...

Arundhati Roy: Language Is My Friend, Fiction My First Love

Writer-activist Roy is the author of two fiction novels: The God of Small Things (1997) and The Ministry of Utmost Happiness (2017).

OPINION | How the ‘The Steel Frame’ of IAS Has Bent from British to Bharat

The Steel Frame: A History of the IAS by Deepak Gupta, is a rich magnum opus of the history of the civil services. Gupta, a retired IAS from 1974 batch, has given a comprehensive account of Indian civil services from the past, its present, and also...

Love is Complicated. And Marriage is a Strange Beast: Book Review of Natasha Badhwar's 'Immortal for a Moment'

This moving collection of essays will essentially expand your heart if you let it. As Badhwar explains in the afterword, “Even if I cannot always articulate the motivation behind personal writing, I must not doubt its relevance.”

6 of the best gaming laptops that cost less than $1,000

BEST DEALS ON GAMING LAPTOPS: MSI - Modern 15 15.6" Laptop — $749 ASUS - ROG G531GT 15.6" Gaming Laptop — $999.99 Dell - G3 15.6" Gaming Laptop — $999.99 My first gaming laptop cost $1,500 more than 10 years ago, and that was considered affordable. It wasn't a top-of-the-line...

7 food subscription boxes we're loving right now in the UK

BEST DEALS ON SUBSCRIPTION BOXES THIS WEEK  Simply Cook — £3 trial box Mindful Chef — £10 off first two boxes (£20 off total) with code MASHABLE20 Abel & Cole — fourth box free with code BOX20 at checkout Food is just the best. If it tastes good, then we're...

Best 4K TVs 2020: From OLED to QLED, Samsung to TCL and more

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Meet the Woman Who Marched with a Naxal Platoon In the Tribal Belt of Central India

Alpa Shah talks about the book, Nightmarch, and her days in the Naxal heartland of Jharkhand to

20 Interesting Books From This Year That Deserve a Place in Your Bookshelf

If you haven't read them already, add them to your TBR list. Trust us, you won't be sorry.

Conquest: on the inseparability of militarism and prostitution

As long as men have gone to war, they have kidnapped women and children for sexual slavery. According to historian Gerda Lerner, military conquest led to the enslavement and sexual abuse of captive women in the third millenium BC. In The Creation of Patriarchy, Lerner writes, “As...