ISL 2015: Cricketers turn saviour for Indian football

By Jayanta Oinam | Last Updated: Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 17:10

Football is still a poor cousin to cricket in India, but the recent financial splurge on the Indian Super League (ISL) is tantamount to give a new lease of life to the sport. Amidst promotional obligations, the beautiful game can finally hope for a firm foothold in the country.

Battle for BCCI: Who has the numbers?

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 02:59

Jagmohan Dalmiya's demise has reduced the Board of Control for Cricket in India to a Battle for Control of Cricket in India. With the veteran cricket administrator's seat vacant, the board mandarins are now busy planning their next moves.

Pixels vs Printed word: Mourning the Death of the Book!

By Ritu Singh | Last Updated: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 16:45

Visiting the Delhi Book fair has always been a yearly ritual for me. When I told one of my friends about the same, she quizzed, ''Why buy those overpriced books when you can always download them?”

Novak Djokovic: From imitating opponents to decimating them

By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 19:52

Before he started making life miserable for world-class opponents, Novak Djokovic was known for his on-field imitations of tennis legends. From Rafael Nadal to Roger Federer, from Andy Roddick to Lleyton Hewitt, Djokovic was often seen entertaining the crowd with his sharp observations. Even Maria Sharapova was not spared.

Why it is time to stop addressing Northeastern states as Northeastern states

By Miscellaneous | Last Updated: Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 15:40

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How often have we heard people from South India complain that they are tired of being referred to as Madrasis or for that matter as Mallus? Apart from really annoying our friends down South, what does this really mean?

School on wheels!

By Dhriti Sharma | Last Updated: Friday, September 4, 2015 - 20:05

Better known as the metropolitan city, Gurgaon is flourishing fast and is undoubtedly becoming beautiful day-by-day. The grand opportunities, best of clothing, lavish eating and leisure make the city twinkle with warmth and desires.

Self-pride reduced to Ashes, Michael Clarke's time was up

By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 17:50

Cricket is a fickle game. Michael Clarke, who was holding Australia's fifth World Cup trophy few months ago, was fighting tears post the fourth Ashes Test. While the pain of being humiliated in an Ashes series could have been the reason behind his pain, Pup became emotional as he had let his fans down and had to bid farewell to his beloved sport.

The heights of fa(t)shion!

By Udita Madan | Last Updated: Friday, August 21, 2015 - 15:31

How do people even define the term 'fat'? Think about it. There are actually various versions of fat and all of them mixed up!