El Clasico: Ronaldinho redux?

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 10:15

The Santiago Bernabeu was draped in white, as Real Madrid and Barcelona players took to the iconic stadium's hallowed turf. What was meant as a show of strength from the Madridistas, to intimidate the visiting Catalans, transformed into a show of protest in a matter of ninety minutes.

Don't paint India as an intolerant nation: An open letter to all intellectuals

By Tarun Khanna | Last Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 10:14

Dear respectable intellectuals of this country,

In India, there is no curb on exhibiting one’s views in public — a freedom that can only be enjoyed in a democratic framework. Even then, complications arise when a section of self-righteous people meddles with the social ethos of the country.

Aamir Khan, please ignite ‘sarfaroshi ki shama’

By Gayatri Sankar | Last Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 10:14

Dear Aamir Khan,

I grew up watching your films. I loved you, admired you for the various characters that you essayed on the silver screen. Your last name never mattered to me. I never bothered to see if you belonged to a community different from mine. I was only interested in seeing your films and showering you with praises.

Young Mustafizur Rahman: A lion amongst the Tigers!

By Rajdeep Saha | Last Updated: Friday, November 13, 2015 - 19:23

Bangladesh cricket has found a new young hero whose consistency has enabled him to shine for the Tigers in ODIs. The sensational pacer helped his side win the three-match ODI series at home against Zimbabwe in Dhaka.

A Palatial Holiday

By Miscellaneous | Last Updated: Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 14:51

Anindita Das

Because every girl deserves to feel like a princess.

Hashim Amla: Lull before the storm?

By Dattaraj Thaly | Last Updated: Friday, October 30, 2015 - 14:17

Indian bowlers have a notorious reputation of pumping life into a batsman even at his lowest ebb. If there is one man in dire need of some typical Indian bowling hospitality, it is Hashim Amla. Surprisingly, the great run accumulator failed to make a mark in the T20 and ODI series despite his colleagues piling on the misery on the opposition.

Virender Sehwag: An uncomplicated genius

By Suyash Srivastava | Last Updated: Friday, October 30, 2015 - 14:12

'Virender Sehwag kept things simple' – is a statement that has been excessively used in the last few days. From fans, to experts, to critics, everybody had this one thing in common to describe his approach to batting and cricket in general.

In MS Dhoni's defense: Why India still needs it's gutsy skipper...

By Chaitan Papnai | Last Updated: Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 10:10

An inveterate on-field gambler Mahendra Singh Dhoni has a knack of doing things differently. At times, it seems as if he loves to prove his detractors wrong. Many a times, the Ranchi hero has come out with out-of-the-box ideas to surprise the opposition and spellbound the cricket fraternity.